News Categories: Sports

22 Jan
January 22, 2020 0 0

Mayor’s Cup 5-A-Side Football Tournament

Yesterday 3 months of the first ever Mayor’s Cup 5-A-Side Football Tournament culminated with the awarding of our top teams in the league! Congratulations to the 6 teams from across Belize City who participated and displayed such great sportsmanship. We are always excited to create athletic outlets for our city residents to express themselves and showcase their raw talent. Mayor Bernard Wagner and the Belize City Council look forward to further collaboration with Paul Thompson and Jerome “Peeloff” Maheia in organizing initiatives such as these.
~Your Belize City Council…Always ‘Bout The People

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24 Jul
July 24, 2019 0 0

1st Annual Little League Training Camp

In an effort to keep our youths active, engaged and harness their athletic skills, the Belize City Council in partnership with the Belize Baseball League launched the Little League Training Camp. It is a two-week camp that accommodates ages 8-13 from Monday to Friday 8:30AM – 11:30AM at the Roger’s Stadium. Over 100 children received certificates of participation and a great foundation in the sport of softball. Special thanks to Sports Coordinator Micheal Novelo and Councilor Micah Goodin whose portfolio includes Youth and Sports.

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24 Jul
July 24, 2019 0 0

2nd Annual Summer Basketball League

The 2nd Annual Belize City Council Summer Basketball League has officially begun! We are all ready for a summer of sportsmanship, teamwork and fun. Remember, games are played at Swift Hall and SJC Gym from Mondays to Thursdays starting at 1PM.

~Your Belize City Council…Always ’bout The People

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20 Apr
April 20, 2019 0 1

Councillor Goodin welcomes the cyclists of the Cross Country Race

As the sun rose, Councillor Micah Goodin welcomed and gave the opening speech to the 106 cyclists (91 of which were Belizean) as they lined up for the 91st Annual Cross Country Cycling Race
Good Luck to all the Cyclists! Have a safe & successful ride!

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20 Jul
July 20, 2018 2 0

Consultants to IDB host sports training workshop for Belizean coaches

Today at the Marion Jones Sporting Complex, IDB hired consultants, Arimany Amapola and Claudio Magnifico commenced their two day workshop. The workshop includes an introduction to the Hoodlinks model and a training manual for the 15 coaches/coaching assistants and 10 community policing participants invited.  As previously reported, the consultants are proposing to impliment a new sports program in Belize City that involves certified coaches who will be training adolescents from various Southside communities in the areas of: Boxing, Basketball, Volleyball, Skateboarding, Football, Track & Field and Judo. The ultimate aim is to ensure the youths are involved in a positive after-school program.

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16 Apr
April 16, 2018 18 1

Spotlight: Belize Boys U15 National Team

The Belize City Council wishes to spotlight The Belize Basketball Federation’s Belize Boys U15 National Team as they put up quite a fight beating out Guatemala 68-62 but were met with defeat against Costa Rica 62-50. In the end they came out strong with a victorious win against host team El Salvador 82-72.  They secured 3rd place at the U15 COCABA Championship and we could not have been more proud of our boys.

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