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Team Bahamas Departs Mexico with 3 Medals

Team Bahamas Departs Mexico with 3 Medals

11/7/2011 10:57:59 AM
Team Bahamas recently wrapped up competition at the Guadalajara 2011 Pan American Games.  The team came away with a total of 3 medals - 1 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze.  Congratulations to all of the athletes and officials who made the Bahamas proud throughout the Games.  A big thank you goes out to COPAG, who put on a excellent event!  Check out some of the local media's coverage of the Games by clicking on the links below.  You can also find coverage and photos on the BOC Facebook Page.

Ramon gets bronze in the 400m final - The Tribune, Oct. 27th

Ramon wins bronze in Mexico - The Nassau Guardian, Oct. 27

Donald bounces back for the gold - The Tribune, Oct. 28

Knowles lands silver - The Tribune, Oct. 31

The Bahamas Closes Pan AMs on High Note - The Nassau Guardian, Oct. 31

Donald Thomas bounces back - The Nassau Guardian, Nov. 1
BOC Announces Guadalajara 2011 Pan Am Games Team
The BOC has finalized the team travelling to the upcoming Guadalajara 2011 Pan American Games. The Bahamas are sending 22 athletes, to compete in five sports, including: Athletics (13), Swimming (5), Boxing (1), Bowling (2) and Tennis (1).
Bahamas Olympic Committee September 2011 Newsletter
The BOC has released its September, 2011 Newsletter.
Commonwealth Youth Games Team Selected
The Bahamas is set to send a contingent of eight athletes to the Isle of Man next month to compete in the Commonwealth Youth Games. Two cyclists and six track and field athletes will represent the Bahamas from September 7th to the 13th.
London 2012 Authorised Ticket Reseller
The Bahamas Olympic Committee is pleased to continue its ongoing partnership with Cartan Tours. Cartan Tours will serve as the BOC’s Authorised Ticket Reseller for the upcoming London 2012 Olympic Games.
The BOC has released its June, 2011 Newsletter.
"The Golden Princess" Arianna Vanderpool Wallace
Arianna the Bahamian Golden Princess captures double gold at NCAA swimming championship.
BOC Commended on a Job WELL DONE!!!!
BOC Commended on a Job WELL DONE!!!!
11/24/2010 2:54:08 PM
Joanna Graves, Continental Manager - International Olympic Committee and Richard Peterkin, International Olympic Member paid a courtesy visit on the Bahamas Olympic Committee its Executives and Members. The IOC dignitaries also called on the Hon. Charles Maynard,
After beating the team of Andrea Gamiz and Mariana Muci from Venezuela in the semi-finals of the women’s doubles competition on Thursday Bahamians Larika Russell and Nikita Fountain experienced a roller coaster of a final but found the will to pull off a gold medal performance at the Central American Games in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico on Friday.
June 10th was a monumental day for The Bahamas as Pauline Davis-Thompson finally received her gold medal as a result of Marion Jones' admission to taking steroids at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
MAYAGUEZ – Trinidadian George Bovell smashed an eight-year-old record and Bahamian Ariana Vanderpool-Wallace set yet another mark, as the Caribbean shone in the pool at the Central American and Caribbean Games in Puerto Rico on Wednesday night.