Scotiabank Sponsors GBPA Conchman Triathlon

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Scotiabank has generously agreed to become the Run Event Sponsor for the 31st Anniversary of the GBPA Conchman Triathlon, taking place on Taino Beach on November 4th. Scotiabank was pleased with its sponsorship of the event in 2016, and particularly the success of the inaugural Schools Competition driven by the Bank’s global philanthropic focus on youth. Five schools in Grand … Read More

Swim Challenge – Friday 28 July

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This Friday July 28, the public is invited to come and cheer for GBPA Conchman Triathletes, Romeo Seymour & Ray Cumberbatch as they compete in a short Swim Challenge, to be broadcast live on Facebook and Instagram to promote the 2017 GBPA Conchman Triathlon. Cheer and party on Taino Beach, by Junkanoo Beach Bar at 6pm. Sands Beer, Pink Radlers … Read More

GBPA Conchman Triathlon promoted at Miami event

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FREEPORT, Grand Bahama — Instead of the usual Father’s Day activities, GBPA Conchman Triathlon Committee Chairman, Christopher Baker, travelled to Miami, Florida in June to participate in the Key Biscayne Triathlon, part of the Multi-Race Triathlon Trilogy series. While in South Florida Christopher took the opportunity to canvas interest in the GBPA Conchman Triathlon by distributing colourful postcards to those … Read More

Team Bahamas posts top times at the 2nd Caribbean Triathlon

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Congratulations to all the Bahamian triathletes who competed in the 2nd Caribbean Triathlon Championships in Key Biscayne on April 30th. We look forward to seeing you all in Grand Bahama on November 4th for the 31st running of the GBPA Conchman Triathlon Written by Renaldo Dorsett The Tribune  Team Bahamas delivered a series of impressive performances against the top triathletes in … Read More

Conchman committee prepares for 2017

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After successfully staging the 30th Annual GBPA Conchman Triathlon a mere four weeks after the devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew in October, the Conchman committee and title sponsor, the Grand Bahama Port Authority, are already preparing for a spectacular event in 2017. As the triathlon is held yearly on the first Saturday in November, this year’s event will take place … Read More

Conchman Triathlon Rejuvenates Sports Tourism on Grand Bahama

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By Bahamas Ministry of Tourism – Grand Bahama The month of November rolled in with a wave of excitement as triathlon enthusiasts from near and far converged for a time of high-spirited competition in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Conchman Triathlon, held on Saturday, November 5th, 2016. With sun-kissed ocean views and tropical weather conditions, the stage was … Read More

30th Conchman Triathlon proves Grand Bahama is on the mend

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The Grand Bahama Conchman Triathlon has been one of the premiere events on the island for 30 years now. The triathlon has tested the will and strength of young people and adults over the years and the trend is expected to continue in one of the more entertaining events. Set to take place at Taino Beach on November 5, over … Read More

Conchman Triathlon launches corporate challenge cup on November 5

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Fitter employees can result in a more efficient company, and organisers of the Conchman Triathlon want to harness that fact to encourage local companies to get involved in this year’s 30th anniversary event on November 5th. Pointing to a recent Harvard University study that found a direct correlation between physical fitness and mental firepower, the triathlon committee is promoting its … Read More

Bahamas Triathlon Team Dominate At First Caribbean Championships

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Seventeen athletes representing The Bahamas participated across three events in the inaugural Caribbean Triathlon and Duathlon Age Group Championships at Key Biscayne, Florida on May 15th 2016. Competing against triathletes from Aruba, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Jamaica, St Kitts & Nevis, St Maarten, Trinidad & Tobago and The Virgin Islands, The Bahamas’ team came away with 16 podium finishes including 11 … Read More

Triple challenge for top school bragging rights

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Local high schools will get a golden opportunity to claim they are top of the sporting class this fall. For the first time in its 30-year history, Grand Bahama’s internationally-famed Conchman Triathlon will have a category to identify the top schools in the event. Conchman organisers are hoping that every senior school on the island will enter teams in the … Read More