Women & Girls’ Sports Festival

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March 6, 2015

Sunday, March 8th is International Women’s Day and this year, the Sports Division has collaborated with the Bureau of Gender Affairs to host the 3rd Edition of the Women & Girls’ Sports Festival. This festival is scheduled to commence at 2:00 pm at the Colihaut Playing Field and will feature women’s groups from around the island participating in various sporting disciplines to include netball, rounders, cricket and volleyball. This Women…

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District Sports Festival Final – Sunday, January 11th

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January 8, 2015

The Sports Division, in the Ministry of Youth, Sports, Culture and Constituency Empowerment, will on Sunday, January 11, 2015 stage the Final of the 2014 District Sports Festival (DSF). This annual festival, which is a one-day event, will take place at the Benjamin’s Park in Portsmouth from 12 Noon. During the period June 2014 to December 2014, the Division held sports festivals in the eight (8) districts – North, North…

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2013 District Sports Festival Finals

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March 19, 2014

The Grand Final of the District Sports Festival (DSF) for the year 2013 took place on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the Benjamin’s Park. Persons representing the communities of Dubique, Marigot, Morne Prosper, Lagoon, St. Joseph, Castle Bruce and Pointe Michel converged in the town Portsmouth for participation in cricket, football, basketball, netball, track, rounders and volleyball. The teams represented the champions of the eight (8) DSFs which were held…

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Press Release – 2014 District Sports Festival Finals

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March 13, 2014

The Sports Division in the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports will on Sunday, March 16, 2014 stage the Grand Final of the District Sports Festivals for the 2013 year at the Benjamin’s Park in Portsmouth. The event, which is expected to commence at 12 Noon, will see competition in football, cricket, netball, volleyball, rounders, basketball and athletics amongst the top villages representing the eight (8) districts on island. The…

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Culmination Of The 2012 District Sports Festivals

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January 8, 2014

CULMINATION OF THE 2012 DISTRICT SPORTS FESTIVALS Sunday December 9th 2012 saw the successful completion of the series of District Sports Festivals when the grand Final was held at the Benjamin’s Park in Portsmouth.   The final was to be contested amongst the eight top villages which were winners of their districts festivals that were held around the island earlier this year; seven of the villages showed up.   The…

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District Sports Festival Finals

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January 7, 2014

PRESS RELEASE The Sports Division in the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports will on Sunday 12th January, 2014, stage the Grand Final of the 2013 District Sports Festival in Portsmouth. The event, which is expected to commence at 12 noon, will see competition in football, cricket, netball, volleyball, rounders, basketball and athletics, amongst eight (8) districts on island. The villages which qualified to represent their districts in this year’s…

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2nd Women & Girls Sports Festival Report

The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports through the Sports Division held its 2nd Women’s & Girls Sports Festival on Sunday, May 17, 2013 at the Benjamin’s Park in Portsmouth in its quest in getting the Dominican public, especially women, involved in physical activity. Hundreds of women competed in volleyball, football, rounders and cricket but due to insufficient time and the number of matches yet to be played – netball,…

March 19, 2013
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2013 Women’s & Girls Sports Festival

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March 15, 2013

The Sports Division continues its mission of promoting healthy lifestyles amongst the Dominican populates and this time, the Division will be targeting the women and girls of this country. On the heels of the recently held “International Women’s Day”, the Sports Division will hold the 2013 Women’s & Girls Sports Festival on Sunday, 17th March at Portsmouth. A number of women are expected to converge at the Benjamin’s Park from…

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Southern District Sports Committee New Executive

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January 12, 2013

A new executive was elected Saturday to conduct the affairs of the Southern District Sports Committee for the period January to December 2013. Vincent Gregoire was voted as the New President while Claudius Lestrade, the outgoing president, will now serve in the position of the Vice President. Sean Martin and Beverly Baron retained their positions as Treasurer and Secretary respectively while Murium Bruno and Julia Bruno were elected to serve…

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New Executive of Bellevue Sports Committee

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October 31, 2012

The Bellevue Committee has done some restructuring with its initial sports committee and at the moment it seems to be a little more on track in meeting the objectives of working towards the development of sports in the community. The committee is now headed by a village councilor and sports enthusiast: President: Mr. Fitzroy Registe Vice President: Verlina Maximea Secretary Zenith Raphael Assistant Secretary /Treasurer: Cindy Charlmagne PRO: Isiah Proctor…

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