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Olympic Studies Master’s Degree Programme Call For Applications 2016-17

The Department of Sports Organisation 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 call for forty (40) postgraduate students. The deadline for applications is the 30th of April 2016. Detailed information on the programme and the necessary … Continue reading Olympic Studies Master’s Degree Programme Call For Applications 2016-17

Level 1 Coaching Certification Clinic Opens At The Barbados Olympic Centre

The first of two Coaching Certification Clinics hosted by the Barbados Olympic Association Inc in collaboration with the Coaching Association of Canada will open this Friday at the Barbados Olympic Centre Thirty local coaches have enrolled in the Clinic which will start at 3.00pm under the leadership of Canadian Coach Ron Weese. The goal of … Continue reading Level 1 Coaching Certification Clinic Opens At The Barbados Olympic Centre

Coaching Clinics In Collaboration With Coaching Association of Canada Set To Continue in January 2016

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. in collaboration with the Coaching Association of Canada will continue a series of coaching clinics which were started in 2015. This new series will have Level 1 and 2 coaching clinics which run from January 15-17 and January 29-31, 2016 respectively. The Level 1 Coaching Clinic will be held at … Continue reading Coaching Clinics In Collaboration With Coaching Association of Canada Set To Continue in January 2016

National Coaching Certification Courses Complete

The two international coaching certification courses recently hosted by the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) have now been completed. As part of a collaborative effort between the BOA and the Coaching Association of Canada, the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Level 1 Certification clinics were held to try to raise the standard of local coaching … Continue reading National Coaching Certification Courses Complete

Canadian Coaching Certification Courses

The first of two International Coach Certification Clinics, which are being held through a collaborative initiative between the Barbados Olympic Association Inc and the Coaching Association of Canada, will take place at the Wildey Gymnasium from June 26 to 28. The National Coaching Certification Program-NCCP Level 1 Certification Clinic will be led by two Canadian … Continue reading Canadian Coaching Certification Courses

AISTS Athletic Scholarship Programme now open

The International Academy of Sports Science and Technology (AISTS) Masters in Sports Administration (MSA) Athletic Scholarship Programme is officially open. ASITS offers one scholarship yearly to an international athlete either approaching the end of their career or having recently retired to support them with their career transition. The ASISTS MSA Athletic Scholarship covers 50% of … Continue reading AISTS Athletic Scholarship Programme now open

BOA Awards Winners of Primary Inter-school Sport and Art Competition

It was smiles all around today as the National Olympic Academy of Barbados, in association with the Ministry of Education, unveiled the winners of its Primary Inter-School Sport and Art Competition at an Awards Ceremony at the Barbados Olympic Academy‚Äôs (BOA) Wildey Headquarters. Local primary schools and students were asked to use their creative talents … Continue reading BOA Awards Winners of Primary Inter-school Sport and Art Competition

International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc., and the National Olympic Academy in collaboration with the Pinelands Creative Workshop will be hosting a Sports Day event to commemorate the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. The event will be take place on April 6 at the Parkinson Playing field. The International Day of Sport for … Continue reading International Day of Sport for Development and Peace