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Renick James is Going to the Olympics

It has been announced that track and field athletes Katy Sealy and Brandon Jones will represent Belize at the Olympics 2016 in Rio. While the Sealy selection has stirred controversy [...]

Meet the Footballers of Police United

This morning at the Isidoro Beaton Stadium in the capital, we caught up with Police United Football Club as the players trained to take on a Honduran team in a [...]

Basketball, Softball & Cycling in Sports Monday

Good evening I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Certainly was a biggie at Birds Isle Friday night in Interoffice Basketball play as Heritage Bank Heatz challenged the [...]

Football, Basketball and Softball in Weekend Sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   We begin with Belize District Football t the MCC Grounds where the mad dash to make the championship match [...]

Applications Invited for NSC Summer Camp

Softball, volleyball, football and basketball are the four disciplines that will be featured in the National Sports Council’s 2016 Summer Sports Camp. The annual activity will commence on Monday, July [...]

Channel 5 to Broadcast 2016 Olympics

The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is coming up in August and aficionados are eagerly anticipating the games.  Today, Great Belize Productions/Channel Five struck an agreement with [...]

Larry Romany Says Programming will Positively Impact the Region

The overall impact of the programming, says Romany, will be felt across the region since its aim is to bring unity among athletes, fans and viewers at home.   Larry [...]

CODICADER Games Conclude

The annual CODICADER games concluded in Belize over the weekend, after several days of competition in various sporting disciplines.  With several venues across the country hosting games simultaneously, local organizers [...]

Head of Mission Says All Expectations Were Met

Going into the CODICADER games, there were serious concerns about Belize’s ability to successfully the host the respective Central American countries.  Those expectations, says Sutherland, were all met.   Deon [...]

Eastern Division South Hosts Basketball Tournament

Over the weekend, Eastern Division South hosted a basketball tournament on the court at the Yarborough Green on south side Belize City. The community policing initiative is aimed at bringing [...]

Sportscaster James Adderley and the Weekend Blotter

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Friday night’s ticket of BDBA Firms basketball play surely was something to see as Atlantic Bank currently in second [...]

CODICADER Games Day 2; How’s Belize Doing?

The 2016 CODICADER Games continued today in Belize City, Orange Walk, Belmopan and San Ignacio where a number of tournaments, including basketball, football, table tennis and volleyball are being played.  [...]

Athletic Association is Criticized by Ineligible Olympic Runners

Belizean/American track and field athlete Kenneth Medwood claims to have been snubbed from participating in the 2016 Summer Olympics because the Belize Athletic Association reportedly failed to include him on [...]

Kenneth Medwood Demands Respect for Belize’s Athletes

Medwood, who finds himself in a similar situation as Kaina Martinez, says that they have been disrespected by the Belize Athletic Association.   Kenneth Medwood, Athlete “I just feel that [...]

Kaina Martinez Echoes Sentiment

Kaina Martinez, who has been quite vocal about her displeasure with not being selected, also granted News Five a Skype interview this evening.  She too demands that the association shows [...]

Young Athletes Arrive for CODICADER Games

Today, delegations from several Central American countries arrived in Belize to join their colleagues who will be participating in the CODICADER Primary School championships over the next week. It’s been [...]

Sports Council Receives Much Needed Donation Ahead of CODICADER Games

With the start of the 2016 CODICADER Games less than three days away, final preparations are being made to ensure that Team Belize maintains the best chance of excelling in [...]

ASR Says Donating to Sports Council is Worthwhile Initiative

The cheque was presented to the National Sports Council by Communications Director William Neal.  According to Neal, ASR/B.S.I. decided to make a contribution towards the initiative primarily because it will [...]

How Ready Is Team Belize for CODICADER Games?

The opening ceremony for CODICADER 2016 will be held at the Marion Jones Sporting Complex on Thursday evening and is being organized by the National Institute of Culture and History.  [...]

Smart Hosts Annual Football Summer Camp

School is out and summer camps are in.  Across the country, various organizations are hosting recreational events for children who are presently on vacation.  Over the next few weeks we [...]

Football and Basketball Stats with James Adderley

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Saturday night brought out the big time showdown between Infotel and Belize Telemedia at Bird’s Isle. As the BDBA [...]

Team Belize at the World Series of Poker Tournament in Las Vegas

We’re just back from Las Vegas, Nevada where over the weekend; Belize was represented by eighteen poker players in the World Series of Poker Monster Stack Event. It was the [...]

Basketball and Boxing Matchups in Weekend Sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Friday night’s big match dubbed the battle banks saw Atlantic Bank challenge the Heritage Bank in a bid for [...]

Team Belize at World Series of Poker 2016

Starting Saturday, twenty Belizean poker players will be competing in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, Nevada. The team has doubled since last year and all the players [...]

Dwight Cadle is IBA Certified Boxing Coach

The first qualified, Belizean boxing coach since the International Boxing Association began a recertification exercise in 2013 is Dwight Cadle Junior.  He has been hitting the books and the punching [...]