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Dafne Schippers takes gold in 100 metres

Written by Thursday, 14 August 2014 21:30

HOLLAND - Dutch athlete Dafne Schippers won gold in the 100 metres on Wednesday evening at the European Championships in Zurich.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Recently, Rotary Club of St Maarten Mid Isle invited Sunil Jiandani to be the guest speaker for their weekly meeting.

Match Day 1, 2014 SMFA Futsal Competition

Written by Monday, 04 August 2014 15:22

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Match day one of the 2014 SMFA futsal competition started with Strikers, the defending champions, instantly making a statement that they are the team to beat by blasting Flames of the field with a score of 8 – 0.

POND ISLAND, St. Maarten – TelEm Group is proud to be named amongst a group of corporate citizens that are helping to upgrade sports facilities around St. Maarten.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Indiana Pacers Head coach Frank Vogel, is visiting the Island with his family and friends and met up with the #3 candidate of the United People's Party, Frankie Meyers.

CAY HILL, St. Maarten - During a three day program held from the 17th until 19th of July twenty-five girls, varying in experience level, got introduced to the world of soccer.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - St. Maarten Figure Competitor and Champion Cleo Carti was all smiles haven been placed second in the Sports World Classic Championship 2014, held recently in Trinidad.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake on Wednesday afternoon was present for the installation of a temporary backboard along with the basketball rim for the Simpson Bay Village basketball court.

CUL DE SAC, St. Maarten - Island Gems Charity Foundation has financed the transportation for the second annual Oualichi Women's Soccer Association's Girls Summer Soccer Camp. The three-day camp starts on Thursday.

MULLET BAY, St. Maarten - The St Maarten Golf Association SMGA donated big again in 2014 to the following pre-selected community organizations:
1. No Kidding With Our Kids Foundation
2. LAB Sports Academy
3. Generation New Status STM Band
4. Junior Golf Foundation of St. Maarten