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Belize Gets Ready for World Cup Qualifiers

The Belize National ‘A’ Team is getting ready to embark on the qualifiers for the World Cup in Qatar 2022.  For almost a year, the football players haven’t been able [...]

Belize’s Rakeem Nunez-Roches Plays in the Super Bowl

Millions tuned in to the Super Bowl on Sunday, including many here at home who were glued to the TV screen to see one player in particular: Rakeem Nunez-Roches. He [...]

Belizean Beast Rakeem Nunez Roches in Superbowl LV

From Culture Capital to the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida for one of the world’s biggest sporting events. This year, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, one of the qualifying teams [...]

Independence Games Belize 2021

Meanwhile on the home front, organizers say it will be one of the biggest multi-sporting events ever to be held in Belize. It is being organized to coincide with the [...]

Wayne Casimiro is the New Head Coach for Women’s Football

Wayne Casimiro has been named the head coach of women’s football for the Football Federation of Belize. Casimiro is no stranger to the sport; the football athlete turned teacher began [...]

The Return of the Gyms

It’s the second day that gyms across the country have been able to reopen since the first case of COVID-19 was recorded in March 2020.  Since then, gyms have been [...]

Marion Jones – It’s More Than Meets the Eye

Earlier this week, we reported on the pending handing over of the Belize City Center to the Ministry of Youth and Sports.  The building is the last structure to be [...]

Sports Minister Sets the Record Straight

Minister of Sports Kevin Bernard is setting the record straight. Bernard says that he was deeply offended when he heard that a group of footballers, who were caught practicing, told [...]

Sports Minister to Rehabilitate and Upgrade the People’s Stadium

We also asked Minister Kevin Bernard about the People’s Stadium in Orange Walk Town. The facility was used regularly for sporting and other big events, but since COVID-19, it has [...]

The White Elephant that is the Belize City Center

The Belize City Center was inaugurated with much fanfare when it opened its doors on April thirtieth, 2018.  That was at least two years before COVID-19 became a reality.  In [...]

Youth Football Athletes Engaged in Online Training

Even Football training is going online. The Football Federation of Belize announced today that it is investing eighteen thousand U.S. dollars in developing its youth players. The money is to [...]

Verdes FC Withdraws from Scotiabank Tournament Due to COVID-19

Verdes Football Club has reached the end of the road for its participation in the Scotiabank CONCACAF League Tournament after several of its players and members of the coaching staff [...]

Verdes Pulls Out But Faces No Penalties

According to President Sergio Chuc, of the Football Federation of Belize, the players, as well as the coaching staff of Verdes FC may have contracted the virus in Cancun and [...]

6 Players and 4 Coaching Staff of Verdes FC Test Positive for COVID-19

Six players and four members of the coaching staff of the Verdes Football Club have tested positive for COVID-19. The team is currently in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic where tonight [...]

Recent F.F.B. Elections Nullified Says Chair of Electoral Appeals Committee

There is trouble within the F.F.B. as the re-election of President Sergio Chuc and the new executive of the Football Federation of Belize has been nullified by the chairperson of [...]

F.F.B. Executive Doesn’t Recognize Decision

So what bearing, if any, does the chairperson’s singular decision have on the operations of the F.F.B.?   According to Chuc, it is business as usual in Belmopan until and unless [...]

Is There an Internal Plot to Unseat Sergio Chuc?

Despite the individual decision taken by the chair of the Electoral Appeals Committee to nullify the outcome of the vote taken at the Ordinary Congress, F.F.B. President Sergio Chuc believes [...]

FFB Holds 2020 Congress; Sergio Chuc Re-elected as Its President

The Football Federation of Belize held its 2020 congress in Belmopan over the weekend, despite initial concerns from members of the organization regarding social distancing and other safety measures in [...]

No F.F.B. Congress on Saturday

There will be no congress of the Football Federation of Belize on Saturday as was initially scheduled.  As we reported on Thursday, concerns were raised by candidates who are contesting [...]

F.F.B. to Proceed with Congress Despite COVID Concerns

The Football Federation of Belize is proceeding with its 2020 congress this Saturday in San Ignacio where it is expected that a new executive will be elected.  The gathering of [...]

The Tenth Annual Future Football Club Summer Camp

Primary and high schools students are getting ready to go back to the classrooms on August tenth. But to end off the summer break, some were on the field today [...]

The EA Volleyball Academy Hosting a 7-Week Camp

Volleyball is an all-time favourite sport among children of all ages. Today, we found a group of volleyball aficionados dribbling the ball at the Mexico Sports Centre. The programme is [...]

Christopher McGann is the New N.E.B.L. Commissioner

The 2020 season of the National Elite Basketball League was cut short in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But this season is over, and now, the league is in [...]

A Youth Summer Basketball Camp in the City

Summer camps have been late to start this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic and, in fact, a number of organizations will not be conducting the popular programmes. But over [...]

P.L.B. and F.F.B. Candidates Come Forward with Football Concerns

The Premier League of Belize is holding elections for a new executive committee this Saturday in Belize City and, much like any other form of electoral politics; allegations are being [...]