5th annual Sports Festival and walks celebrate Olympic Day as BVIOC marks the 40th anniversary of Olympic Games participation

The British Virgin Islands Olympic Committee (BVIOC), in collaboration with its member National Federations and the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports (DYAS) and in partnership with the H. Lavity … [Read More...]

VI (UK) ILCA7 (Laser) sailor Thad Lettsome secures spot at Paris 2024 Olympic Games – becomes first BVI sailor at Olympics since 1996!

ILCA7 (Laser)sailor Thad Lettsome, who qualified for the Pan American Games at the 2023 San Salvador CAC Games at the time this photo was taken, wil represent the Virgin Islands (UK) at the Paris 2024 … [Read More...]

CTL, DLT Solutions, Conyers and Capriccio step in to support BVIOC roster of elite athletes on journey to Paris 2024 Olympic Games

With the Paris 2024 Summer Olympic Games just five months away, private sector businesses have stepped in to support the BVI Olympic Committee’s roster of elite athletes on their journey to the Games. … [Read More...]

 4 athletes confirmed for Santiago 2023 PanAm Games

Four athletes are officially confirmed as members of the team who will represent the Virgin Islands (UK) in track and field and sailing at the 2023 Pan American (PanAm) Games. The 19th edition of the … [Read More...]

5 athletes to represent Virgin Islands at Trinbago 2023 Commonwealth Youth Games

The British Virgin Islands Olympic Committee (BVIOC) acting in its capacity as the BVI Commonwealth Games Association (BVICGA) is sending a team of 5 athletes to represent the Virgin Islands (UK) in … [Read More...]

Delilah Pease and Ethan Mohamed march in to the Junior Caribbean Squash Championships – a first since 2009!

Ethan Mohammed (L) beat Levi Jack (Cayman) in the semi-finals 11-5, 11-6, 4-11, 9-11, 11-6 Junior Caribbean Squash Championships 2023 Delilah Pease (L) beat Peyton Marshall-Branc (Barbados) 11-3, … [Read More...]

Djimon Gumbs, Rikkoi Brathwaite win bronze medals at San Salvador 2023 CAC Games. Final events coming up.

Djimon Gumbs won the shot put bronze with a throw of 19.00m/62'34" at San Salvador 2023 Rikkoi Brathwaite won the 100m bronze in 10.26 seconds at San Salvador 2023 Five athletes in two sports … [Read More...]

ILCA 7 laser sailor Thad Lettsome qualifies for Santiago 2023 Pan American Games at San Salvador 2023 CAC Games

ILCA 7 laser sailor Thad Lettsome qualifies for Santiago 2023 Pan American Games after placing 6th overall at San Salvador 2023 CAC Games. Photo credit: Chris Watters The San Salvador 2023 CAC … [Read More...]

Adaejah Hodge named Gatorade Florida Girls Track & Field Player of the Year

In its 38th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, Gatorade today announced British Virgin Islands athlete Adaejah Hodge of Montverde Academy is the 2022-23 Gatorade Florida Girls … [Read More...]

Community Learns, Moves and Discovers at 4th annual Sports Festival celebrating Olympic Day

Adults and children celebrated Olympic Day with activities on Tortola, Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke on Saturday, June 24. The 4th annual free Sports Festival organised by the BVI Olympic … [Read More...]

9 athletes to represent Virgin Islands in 3 sports at San Salvador 2023 CAC Games

The British Virgin Islands Olympic Committee (BVIOC) has confirmed that 9 athletes from 3 sports will represent the Virgin Islands at the 24th Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in San … [Read More...]

Luka Chalwell makes sporting history as VI’s first professional footballer

Luka Chalwell with Lea Bradbury, Manager of Eastleigh FC. Photo: Luka Chalwell Luka Chawell is the first Virgin Islands national, who is born and raised in the British Virgin Islands, to become a … [Read More...]

“Let’s Move” invitation to 4th annual Sports Festival and walk/runs celebrating Olympic Day

The BVI Olympic Committee (BVIOC) in collaboration with its member National Federations will host the 4th free annual Sports Festival at the A.O. Shirley Recreation Grounds from 9:00am – 12:00pm on … [Read More...]

BVI Men’s National Team to face Dominica and TCI in Concacaf Nations League C

BVI vs Puerto Rico, Concacaf Nations League C Group D, A.O. Shirley Recreation Grounds, March 23, 2023 The BVI men's National team has been drawn in Concacaf League C, Group C for the 2023/24 … [Read More...]

BVI Rugby 7s squad set to compete in Puerto Rico

BVI Rugby 7's Squad scrum down under the watchful eye of referee, Jorge Soltero, Director, Rugby Puerto Rico during the 2020 Founder's Cup, Puerto Rico The British Virgin Islands Rugby Football … [Read More...]

BVIOC secures international competition standard swimming pool for BVI from Panam Sports

Mr. Ralston Henry 2nd VP BVIOC , Mr. Ephraim Penn, President BVIOC, Prof. Emeritus Arthur G Richardson PHD, Chairman Board of Governors at HLSCC, Dr. Richard Georges HLSCC President and Mr. Mark … [Read More...]

Anti-Doping and Sports Nutrition Presentation

Time and Date: 10:00am - 12:30pm, Saturday, December 3, 2022Venue: Eileen Parsons Auditorium, HLSCC, Paraquita Bay, Tortola Supported by Olympic Solidarity, the BVIOC is collaborating with the … [Read More...]

Kyron McMaster shares inspiration across the generations during home visit

400m hurdler Kyron McMaster - two-times Commonwealth Games Champion and NACAC Champion and Record Holder - had his audience basking in his positive energy as he was welcomed back in the International … [Read More...]

Continental Results Management Panel (CRMP) Americas

The BVI National Anti-doping Organisation, in compliance with the World Anti-Doping Code and the International Standard for Results Management, and in line with Article 8.1.1.1 of its Anti-Doping … [Read More...]

Team BVI wraps up Birmingham 2022 appearance with Gold medal and invaluable experience

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Kyron McMaster of Team British Virgin Islands celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Men's 400m Hurdles Final on day nine of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth … [Read More...]

Reich and Chapman open for Team BVI at Birmingham 2022. 3×3 Basketball to debut at Commonwealth Games

Luca Reich and Joe Chapman opened the competition schedule for the BVI at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games on July 29. PHOTO CREDIT: Nathan Clarke Squash player Luca Reich opened BVI’s … [Read More...]

Beyoncé Defreitas and Rikkoi Brathwaite flag bearers at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

Athletes Beyoncé Defreitas (200m) and Rikkoi Brathwaite (100m) are the female and male flag bearers for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony,  which take place in the Alexander … [Read More...]

Athletes settle in at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Premier pays visit to the Village

Premier Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley, accompanied by Mrs. Tracey Bradshaw, Director, BVI London Office, were welcomed to the Athlete’s Village in Birmingham by Chef de Mission, Mark Chapman … [Read More...]

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay brings unity through community

Scenes of the Birmingham 2022 Queen's Baton Relay in the communities on Tortola and Virgin Gorda The BVI Olympic Committee (BVIOC) in its capacity as the Commonwealth Games Association (BVICGA) … [Read More...]

Olympic Day June 23, 2021 – #StrongerTogether

In the British Virgin Islands, in-person Olympic Day runs were hosted on Saturday, June 19 on the islands of Tortola, Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke. Photo: BVIOC The International Olympic … [Read More...]

BVIOC Athletes’ Commission’s to host Athletic Brand Building virtual workshop

The BVIOC Athletes’ Commission’s will host its second live virtual workshop on Tuesday, August 25 at 8:00pm. The presentation, exclusively aimed at helping athletes progress their careers through … [Read More...]

BVIOC secures IOC approval for Territorial Song to be played at Olympic Games and other institutional events

British Virgin Islands Kyron Mcmaster won the men's 400m hurdles final in a time of 48.25 seconds during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games at the Carrara Stadium on the Gold Coast on April 12, … [Read More...]

BVIOC President and Member at Large attend historic Women in Sport Forum in Panama

BVIOC Member-at-Large, Gloria Fahie and President Ephraim Penn attend the first Women in Sport Forum in Panama March 7 - 8, 2023 hosted by the Panam Sports Women in Sport Commission. PHOTO: … [Read More...]