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