Culmination Of The 2012 District Sports Festivals

News
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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Report On The 2013 Secondary Schools Volleyball Championships

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March 31, 2013

REPORT ON THE 2013 SECONDARY SCHOOLS VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS The Sports Division’s Schools Volleyball Championship opened with the Schools Champion Houses competing in a ballorama on the 16th of January 2013 at the Botanical Gardens. There were six (6) boys houses; Wallace House (ITSS), Blue Jays House (NECS), George House (CBSS), Rebecca Peter House (PSS), Benedict House (DGS) and Maple House (PCSS). In the girls house competition, the schools houses that…

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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 NBD Primary Schools’ Football Championship Intermediate Round Report

Football
February 28, 2013

Who will be the 2013 NBD Primary Schools’ Football Champion? Will it be a new school or will St. Luke’s Primary retain its title? The 2013 NBD Primary Schools’ Football Championships is at the Quarter Finals Stage after eight (8) schools qualified in the Intermediate Round held on February 21st and 22nd. San Sauveur Primary and Roosevelt Douglas Primary qualified after completing all their matches at the Benjamin’s Park in…

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Secondary Schools Table Tennis Championships Report

Table Tennis
February 11, 2013

The 2013 Secondary Schools Table Tennis Championships started on Tuesday 5th February from 10:00 am at the Goodwill Primary School’s Auditorium. An opening ceremony commenced proceedings with remarks from Mr. Abraham Browne, Sports Officer and member of the Dominica Table Tennis Association and from Mr. Trevor Shillingford, the Sports Coordinator. An added feature at the formal opening was the presentation of ITTF (International Table Tennis Federation) Level 1 certificates to…

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Primary Schools Table Tennis Championships Report

Table Tennis
February 11, 2013

The Sports Division’s Schools Table Tennis Championships culminated on Thursday, 7th February with the Primary Schools Championships at the Goodwill Primary School. Twelve schools were represented at the championships – this reflected an increase of over 100% in terms of participation. The schools were: Vieille Case Primary St. John’s Primary Savanne Paille Primary Wesley Primary Wills Strathmore Stevens Primary Bagatelle Primary Morne Prosper Primary Goodwill Primary Salybia Primary Belle Vue…

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Mini Volleyball Festival 2011 Report

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June 27, 2011

After the introduction of the Mini Volleyball Unit in our PE & Sports program in the Primary Schools in 2010, the Sports Division held its first annual Mini Volleyball Festival this year, both for boys and girls, in an effort to develop the sport at the grassroots. The Festival took place at the Benjamin’s Park on Friday, 17th June, 2011 and 7 schools participated. Final Results Reports

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