Anxious to compete, members of the St. Thomas swim team hurried to the starting blocks for the first swim meet of the 2017 season at the Aquatic Center in Estate Nazareth. By meet’s end, the Stingrays had added two more swimmers to the Virgin Islands National Team.
Registration is now open for the International Optimist Regatta (IOR), presented by EMS (Electronic Merchant Systems) Virgin Islands at www.regattanetwork.com. Scheduled for June 16-18, the regatta will kick off with the TOTE Maritime Clinic, June 12-14 and TOTE Maritime Team Race, Ju
V.I. National Track and Field Team member Eduardo Garcia continues his smooth transition from college to professional road running with an impressive performance at the Naples Half-Marathon in South Florida on Sunday morning of a strong second place finish in 1:06.02.
Saturday, Dec. 31, was the sixth day of Kwanzaa, and St. Thomas Association of Roadrunners (STAR), as it has done for more than three decades, conducted its annual Kwanzaa Walk/Run, despite all day off-and-on rain that thinned the field of competitors.
Over a half-dozen V.I. college student athletes have either begun their indoor track and field season or are anticipating doing so soon. They represent the next generation of V.I. track and field Olympians.