LOC RELAY TEAM GETS PROMOTION OFF TO AN IMPRESSIVE START
January 22, 2015, Nassau, Bahamas - The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for the IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2015 got a jump start on its promotional campaign at the annual Marathon Bahamas on past Sunday January 18, 2015.
A working session for the 2015 World Relays was held on January 23, 2015 at the TAR Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas. During the session with IAAF representatives, members of the local organising committee and marketing consultants discussed external and internal efforts leading the games.
IAAF WORLD RELAYS BAHAMAS 2015 HOSTS SUCCESSFUL SPONSORSHIP RECEPTION!
February 4, 2015, Nassau, Bahamas - Potential corporate sponsors from throughout The Bahamas were treated to a special cocktail reception last week ahead of this year’s second edition of the IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2015.
During the inaugural International Amateur Athletic Federation World Relays, Ramon Miller suffered an injury competing in the heats of the men's 4x400 metre relay and he wasn't aware of how severe it was until he had to withdraw from the final.
Further evaluation determined that Miller fractured his little toe on his left foot. As the second IAAF World Relays is fast approaching, Miller is putting the past behind him and he's eagerly looking forward to making his contribution to Team Bahamas this year.
IAAF WORLD RELAYS BAHAMAS 2015 ON COURSE TO BE “BAHAMAZING”, BIGGER AND BETTER!!
Nassau, Bahamas (February 18, 2015) - The upcoming International Association of Athletic Federations (IAAF) World Relays Bahamas 2015 is on course to be the best yet, according to an IAAF delegation who completed a site visit to Nassau, Bahamas, host city of the upcoming event.
Veteran Sprinter Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie Looking Forward to 2015 World Relays
She's had a history of performing big time wherever she competed locally or internationally. But there's just one place that veteran sprinter Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie would like to enjoy some level of success and that is at home in the new Thomas A. Robinson Track and Field Stadium.
The success of the IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2015 is not just about the world-class athletes on the track and the organizers putting the event together, but it also has a lot to do with various personnel behind the scenes, particularly Bahamians.
'Torpedo' Thompson eyes more T&T success at IAAF World Relays
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - Richard "Torpedo" Thompson was responsible for one of the most memorable moments at the inaugural IAAF World Relays, in Nassau, Bahamas, last year. In the men's 4x100 metres final, the Trinidad and Tobago track star overhauled Great Britain's Dwain Chambers on the anchor leg, turning bronze into silver.
WITH the housing location confirmed for the second IAAF World Relays, the USA Track and Field came to town to do a sight inspection of the Atlantis resort on Paradise Island and their representatives left quite impressed with what they discovered.
SPRINTER WARREN FRASER EAGER TO IMPROVE BAHAMAS PERFORMANCE IN 2015 RELAYS
AFTER sitting in the stands at the new Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium with an injury at the inaugural IAAF World Relays last year, sprinter Warren Fraser is eager to come home and help the Bahamas improve on its performance as this year's meet next month.
CORPORATE BAHAMAS JOIN IN WITH SECOND EDITION OF IAAF WORLD RELAYS!!!
Nassau, Bahamas (March, 24, 2015) – With only thirty-nine days to go before the second edition of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Relays Bahamas 2015, the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) today revealed its first five sponsors.
Nassau, Bahamas (March 26, 2015) - The Bahamas leading telecommunications provider, the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) was unveiled today (Thursday, 26 March) as title partner for the country's biggest sporting event.
THERE are not too many second generation athletes who have gone on to excel at the international level. Quarter-miler Lanece Clarke is one of them.
As the daughter of former St Augustine's College sprinting star and multiple Carifta medalist, Maryann Higgs-Clarke, Clarke has slowly been making a name for herself, more so in the longer distance at the 400m.
Nassau, Bahamas (April 1, 2015) - Anticipation, excitement, confidence, a sense of going beyond expectations it’s hard to describe the sentiments associated with the important countdown: 30 days until the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) /BTC World Relays Bahamas 2015! To highlight this turning point, the event Local Organizing Committee (LOC) revealed its remaining sponsors.
PLANS ANNOUNCED TO DELIVER A SAFE AND SECURE WORLD RELAYS!!
Nassau, Bahamas (April, 15, 2015) – The Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) and the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for the upcoming IAAF/ BTC World Relays Bahamas 2015 today (Wednesday 15 April) rolled out security plans for the upcoming “Bahamazing” event during a press conference held by the Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, the Honourable Dr. Daniel Johnson.
The world's fastest man can hardly wait to set foot in The Bahamas as he gears up for double delight at the 2015 IAAF World Relays.
Usain Bolt, who was christened with his 'Lightning Bolt' nickname by the Bahamians during the 2002 Carifta Games in New Providence, where he won the Under – 18 boys 200m in 21.12 and the 400m in 47.33, will return to The Bahamas for the first time since the 2005 Central America and Caribbean Games.
Security Beefed Up Prior to IAAF/BTC World Relays - Over 400 officers to be deployed in and around the competition venue
With the IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2015 having such a global appeal, there is always the threat of terrorism, and with that in mind, the security team in place has heightened its protective measures weeks ahead of the grand athletics meet.
Digital Capacity Increased for IAAF/BTC World Relays
The Local Organizing Committee of the IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2015 (LOC) underwent a costly core infrastructure upgrade to accommodate much more digital capacity in and around the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium over the two days of competition of the world relays.
April 27, 2015, Nassau, Bahamas – The Brazilian national team landed in Nassau yesterday (April 26th 2015), the first foreign team to arrive for the upcoming International Association of Athletics Federation's (IAAF) /BTC World Relays Bahamas 2015.
IAAF/ BTC WORLD RELAYS MASCOT MAKES DEBUT - “Bingo” unveiled in the front of Yellow Elder Primary
(Nassau, April 23, 2015) – After months of anticipation, Bingo the potcake dog was introduced yesterday (April 22nd 2015) as the official mascot for the upcoming IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2015 event. Students and staff of Yellow Elder Prima...
Testing the event, ahead of the event Rahming says that all signs are positive ahead of world relays
A complete BACO (Bahamas Association of Certified Officials) team, along with competition support staff and volunteers, over 200 strong, will be tasked with the daily functioning and running of the actual world relays on the track come May 2 and 3 at...
Kenya established a world record of 14:22.22* in the men's 4x1500m final, as Collins Cheboi, Silas Kiplagat, James Magut and Asbel Kiprop turned back challenges from Ethiopia and the USA before simply...