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Sports Monday: Basketball, Football and Cricket

Good evening, welcome to Sports Monday.   The Premier Football League Opening Season got off over the weekend with 4 matches countrywide. Saturday night at Capital City, Belmopan hosted FC [...]

Judoka Renick James speaks about Olympics experience

Belize is being proudly represented at the Olympics by Belizeans Katy Sealy, Brandon Jones and Renick James.  James, who competed in judo, lost his ninety-kilogram or hundred and ninety-eight pound [...]

James says Belize can win medals in Judo

James, an instructor with the Belize Judo and Jiujitsu Academy, is proud of completing the match and representing his country. He says that Belize can look forward to medals in [...]

Belizeans cheer on Simone Biles as she wins gold again

Eleven Miss Belize pageant contestants and their director; the Special Envoy for Women and Children; the Vice-President of OCEANA in Belize; the Music Ambassador and son of the Prime Minister, [...]

Is cheering for non-Belizean athletes hurting our own?

Biles, who has Belizean parentage, has accepted an offer of a visit for her and her teammates to the Jewel by the Belize Tourism Board, although details are to be [...]

James Adderley has Latest Sporting News

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   The Belize District Basketball Association completed its back matches on Friday night at the BES Gym as it prepares [...]

B.T.B. Invites American Gymnast Simone Biles to Belize

On Wednesday we told you about Simone Biles, the American gymnast with a special Belizean connection, who was all set to dominate in the Olympic Women’s Gymnastics competition.  The competition [...]

New York Times in Belize Exploring Simone Biles’ Links to the Jewel

For Belizeans following the Olympics, the name Simone Biles may have popped up a number of times by now.  The nineteen year old gymnast has already won several world championships [...]

Belize Makes Appearance in Judo Match in Rio

In Rio today, Belize’s own Renick James went up against Ovini Uera of Nauru; a tiny island nation northeast of Australia, in the men’s ninety kilograms Judo event.  With Judo’s [...]

Belizeans Featured in Rio 2016

Three Belizean athletes are participating in their very first Olympic Games in Rio de Janiero—Renick James in Judo; Katy Sealy, in the hundred meter hurdles and Brandon Jones in the [...]

Sports Monday: Sporting Facilities Damaged by Hurricane Earl

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Hurricane Earl has come and gone, leaving in its wake, a major setback to the sports—at least in the [...]

Weekend Sporting Highlights with James Adderley

Good Evening I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   The BDBA’s Firms Division Basketball is in a rush to conclude its remaining back matches and Saturday night inside [...]

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 [...]