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PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten's Special Olympians copped eleven medals including three gold, three silver and five bronze at the just-concluded Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, Greece.

PHILIPSBURG - The NAGICO Sponsored VELO Club de Grande Case (V.C.G) cycling team again outshined several other countries, in the 9th Annual Grand Prix Du Conseil General held in Guadeloupe recently.

AIRPORT - Eleven "special" athletes left St. Maarten on Saturday to represent young country St. Maarten at the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, Greece. The games run from June 25 – July 4.

PHILIPSBURG - Some eleven athletes of the St.Maarten Special Olympics Committee are scheduled to leave here for Greece on Saturday June 18th, where they will be participating at the International Special Olympics sporting events.

Chippie sponsors fundraising bike-athon

Written by Sunday, 05 June 2011 14:51

PHILIPSBURG - Chippie supported the fundraising efforts of the Alpha and Omega Foundation by funding a bike-athon that was held Sunday morning.

PHILIPSBURG - In connection with triathlon, organized by the "Friendly Island Triathlon Association" which will be held on Sunday June 5th from 07.00 a.m. through 10.00 a.m. the police department wants to make the following known to the public.


Written by Monday, 30 May 2011 17:26

ST. KITTS - Kim Collins continues his stunning track season with an exciting win at the FBK Games on Sunday. The St.Kitts-Nevis sprint icon, who came out of retirement , in January clocked 10.05 seconds to win the 100 meters edging home favorite Churandy Martina.

PHILIPSBURG - The 35-years association, "association sportive et culturelle de saint louis", better known as Saint Louis Stars is currently undergoing a new orientation.

Sprint Legend Kittitian Kim Collins' semi retirement from athletics has done very little to slow him down as he continues to impress with victory after victory . The latest was at the IAAF World Challenge Series Grand Prix meet held in Kawasaki Japan.

Zumba officially launched on Illidge Road

Written by Thursday, 05 August 2010 04:09

DSC_3114PHILIPSBURG - Sports fitness on St. Maarten has risen to a new level with the introduction of the "Zumba" fitness studio and training gym.

The official opening ceremony was held on Wednesday afternoon on the A.T.H. Illidge road.