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Barbados Olympic Association inviting applications for Russian International Olympic University Scholarship

The Barbados Olympic Association is inviting applications for a scholarship for the 2020-2021 edition of the RIOU’s Master of Sport Administration (MSA) course. The MSA is a one-year full-time programme of further professional development in sports management at RIOU in Sochi, Russia. It is designed for individuals who have higher education qualifications, leadership qualities and … Continue reading Barbados Olympic Association inviting applications for Russian International Olympic University Scholarship

Museum Tour Week at the BOA This February

This February 10-14, The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. will be hosting a Museum Tour Week at the Olympic Museum, Wildey.  Join us for a hands-on, educational and inspiring tour that features a collection of exhibits showcasing the history of sport in Barbados.  #Love4Sport and #Love4Country #Olympics #TeamBarbados #Sports #Musuem Tour dates: Monday, February 10, Wednesday, February 12 and Friday, February 14.  Tour … Continue reading Museum Tour Week at the BOA This February

NOA Hosts Junior Badminton Athletes for Safeguarding Workshop

The National Olympic Academy (NOA) at the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. in collaboration with UNICEF recently hosted a safeguarding workshop for athletes from the Barbados Badminton Association at the Olympic Centre in Wildey. Workshop presenter Robin Parris focused on educating the junior athletes about issues related to abuse in sport. 

BOA To Offer Online Coach Theory Course (CTC) of the Caribbean Coaching Certification Programme

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) is pleased to announce that the Coach Theory Course (CTC) of the Caribbean Coaching Certification Programme (CCCP) will now be offered online by the National Olympic Academy (NOA). This sport general Coach Theory Course is a regional certification programme designed for coaches, sport leaders and other persons interested in … Continue reading BOA To Offer Online Coach Theory Course (CTC) of the Caribbean Coaching Certification Programme

Applications Open For Olympic Studies Master’s Degree Programme

The Department of Sports Organization and Management of the Faculty of Human Movement and Quality of Life Sciences of the University of Peloponnese, with the support of the International Olympic Academy, is offering the Master’s Degree Programme , "Olympic Studies, Olympic Education, Organization and Management of Olympic Events", for the Academic Year 2020-2021. Prospective applicant … Continue reading Applications Open For Olympic Studies Master’s Degree Programme

Olympic Solidarity Scholarship

The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) in conjunction with Olympic Solidarity will be conducting a high-level coaching education course through the International Coaching Enrichment Certificate Program (ICECP). The Barbados Olympic Association will recommend one candidate for an Olympic Solidarity scholarship to participate in the course. Interested coaches are invited to submit their applications no … Continue reading Olympic Solidarity Scholarship

NOA Unveils Medals Podium at NAPSAC 2020

In the spirit of Olympism the National Olympic Academy of The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. recently unveiled a special medals podium at NAPSAC 2020. Director of the National Olympic Academy, Vaneisha Cadogan made the presentation to the Chairman of the National Sports Council, Mac Fingall. She spoke to the students present about the three core … Continue reading NOA Unveils Medals Podium at NAPSAC 2020

Museum Tour Week at the BOA This March

Please be advised that the Museum Tour Week which was scheduled to start Monday, March 23 2020 has been cancelled until further notice.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused. This March 23-27, The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. will be hosting a Museum Tour Week at the Olympic Museum, Wildey.  Join us for a hands-on, educational and … Continue reading Museum Tour Week at the BOA This March

Nominations Open for 2020 International Session for Young Participants

The International Olympic Academy (IOA) will convene the 60th International Session for Young Participants in Greece from 23 May to 03 June 2020. The main topic for the IOA Sessions for 2020 is “Olympism and Humanism”, while the special topic for the Young Participants Session will be “Olympic Games: Human rights, diversity, and inclusion in … Continue reading Nominations Open for 2020 International Session for Young Participants

BOA to Host Basic Sport Administration Course this December

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. will be hosting a Sports Administrators Course from December 2019 to February 2020. The course will begin on Monday, 09 December 2019 at 5.30 p.m. at Olympic Centre, Wildey, St. Michael. **CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM.** The Sports Administrators Course is a basic course which is offered to … Continue reading BOA to Host Basic Sport Administration Course this December