Sports & Recreation

Ambassador Shabazz Promotes Healthy Living with Visiting Chef Series in

Ambassador A. Shabazz is continuing her Visiting Chef series at the OURS Cafe in Belize
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Team Belize Secures Second Win in U21 Women’s Central American

In a thrilling display of skill and teamwork, Team Belize claimed its second consecutive victory
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Belize Triumphs Over Nicaragua in U-21 Women’s Volleyball Championship Opener

In an exhilarating start to the U-21 Women’s Central American Volleyball Championship, Team Belize emerged
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U21 Women’s Central American Championship Begins in Belize City

The U21 Women’s Central American Championship kicked off today at the Belize City Civic Center
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BDF Hosts First-Ever Youth Summer Camp in Corozal Town

For the first time ever the Belize Defence Force is hosting a special summer camp
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Belizean Boxer Amir Rudon Prepares for High-Stakes Fight

Over the past week we’ve been following the preparations of Belizean boxer Amir “King Mir”
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Police and Coast Guard Host Annual Swimming Program for Marginalized

The Belize Police Department’s Eastern Division, in collaboration with the Belize Coast Guard, is hosting
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Summer Bond Camp Concludes Successful Week for Belize City Children

The annual Summer Bond Camp, a transformative one-week program for 100 children from Southside Belize
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Belize Volleyball Team Prepares for U-21 Women’s Central American Championship

The Belize Volleyball Association and Team Belize are gearing up for the U-21 Women’s Central
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Cyclist Mateo Cruz Battles Life-Threatening Illness, Family Seeks Public Support

Renowned cyclist Mateo Cruz is battling a life-threatening illness, and his family is trying to
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Two Belizean Youth Footballers Head to Jamaica for Training with

Two players from Belize’s National Youth Football team are headed to Jamaica for special training.
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Belize National Female Football Team Prepares for Friendly Matches Against

The Belize National Female Football Team is preparing to face off against Bermuda in an
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National Celebrations Commission Presents $20,000 Cheque to Belize Carnival Association

The Belize National Celebrations Commission proudly presented a BZ $20,000 cheque to the Belize Carnival
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Freetown Summer Camp to Offer Enriching Experience for Belize City

With summer upon us, the Freetown Summer Camp, an initiative spearheaded by Area Representative Francis
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Belize’s Lightweight Boxing Champion Amir Rudon Aims for New Division

Belize’s lightweight boxing champion Amir “King Mir” Rudon is setting his sights on a new
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Belizean Basketball Star Arik Nicholas Hosts Summer Camp in Punta

Arik Nicholas, a Belizean athlete who plays basketball at the University of Antelope Valley in
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Inclement Weather Postpones Band Fest 2024: Safety Concerns Prompt Decision

The inclement weather forecast for the weekend has seen the postponement of several events, including
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Belize Prepares for International Music and Food Festival in July

The Ministry of Tourism is preparing for the Belize International Music and Food Festival. The
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New Route Announced for Belize City Carnival Road March

The Belize National Celebrations Commission (NCC) on behalf of the Belize Carnival Association has announced
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Caye Caulker Island Hosts Annual Lobster Fest Celebrating Local Cuisine

Each year, Caye Caulker Island transforms into a seafood lover’s paradise as it hosts the
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National Sports Council Launches Fundraising Sports App with Telethon Event

The National Sports Council has officially launched its new sports app which will be used
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FFB Takes Disciplinary Action Against National Team Players for Refusing

The Football Federation of Belize (FFB) is taking disciplinary action against three players from the
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Belize’s Josiah Moseley Named MVP at FIBA AmeriCup Group Phase

Team Belize continues to shine on the international stage and has achieved yet another milestone
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Benque Marching Band Faces Court Battle Over Noise Pollution Claims

Bandfest 2024 is a few weeks away and as bands perfect their performance for the
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Belize Launches ‘Support Sports BZ’ App to Boost Funding for

In recognizing that there were deficiencies and gaps in Belize’s sports sector, Minister Rodwell Ferguson
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Belize U-19 Basketball Team Prepares to Face Argentina Amid Criticism

Belize’s National U-19 Basketball Team is facing off against Argentina tonight in the Fiba 2024
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Anglican Cathedral College Visual Arts Students Host Live Painting Exhibition

The visual arts students of Anglican Cathedral College (ACC) launched an exhibition this morning.  The
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Benque Resident Files Nuisance Complaint Against Local Marching Band

With Belize’s Bandfest less than a month away, marching bands across the country are practicing
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Belize U-18 Basketball Team Stuns Brazil with Historic Ameri-Cup Win

Belizeans across the Jewel are rejoicing tonight after the country’s National Under-18 Basketball Team won
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FFB Launches Nationwide Coach Training Program to Elevate Belizean Football

In a concerted effort to raise the standard of football in Belize, the Football Federation
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Bishop’s Cup Football Tournament Concludes with Excitement in Belmopan

The Bishop’s Cup Football Tournament has come to an end. The competition was held between
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Port Loyola FC Celebration Turns Destructive, Mayor Calls for Penalties

The Port Loyola Football Club won the Premiere League of Belize’s championship yesterday and has
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Good Samaritans Donate Basketball Equipment to Brotherhood Basketball Club

A group of good Samaritans from across the country made a collective effort this weekend
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Belizean Boxer Amir Rudon Triumphs Over Mexican Opponent

Belize’s national lightweight boxing champion Amir “Kingmir” Rudon scored a spectacular victory against Mexican fighter,
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Government Plans State-of-the-Art Football Stadium in Bella Vista Village, Toledo

Plans are in motion for the government to construct a state-of-the-art football stadium in Bella
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Foreigner Takes Victory in 94th Holy Saturday Cross Country Cycling

The 94th Holy Saturday Cross Country Cycling Classic was held this past weekend with a
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Belizean Athletes Shine with Gold and Bronze at CARIFTA Games

Belizean athletes, Demetrie Myers and Brooklyn Lyttle are returning home with gold and bronze from
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Belizeans Rush to Stock Up on Fish for Good Friday

For many, today was the last day to get their fish stock for Good Friday.
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NDACC Launches Anti-Drunk Driving Campaign for Easter Holiday

The National Drug Abuse Control Council (NDACC) has partnered with various enforcement agencies to launch
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Hot Cross Bun Competition Kicks Off Easter Celebrations in Western

Western Belize is known for keeping traditional easter festivities alive. To kick start the holiday
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Belize Coast Guard Hosts Wonder Woman Competition for Armed Forces

The 6th Annual Wonder Woman competition hosted by the Belize Coast Guard (BCG) is well
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FFB Partners with Catholic Schools: Agreement Signed for Free Football

The Football Federation of Belize and the National Catholic Primary Schools Principals Associations have struck
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Belizean Karate Students Shine at International Competition in Mexico

Two students from the House of Shotokan Karate Academy in Belize City secured a big
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Team Slim and Trim Claims Victory Again in the Belikin

Team Slim and Trim Like Guava Limb are now two-time champions of the Belikin La
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Department of Environment Applauds Belikin La Ruta Maya Belize River

The Department of the Environment has tipped its hat off to the producers, participants and
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Slim and Trim Like Guava Limb Takes Day 1 of

Day one of the 27th Belikin La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge wrapped up today
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UB Partnership Eases Education Path for Stann Creek Junior College

Students at Stann Creel Ecumenical Junior College (SCEC) will now have a much easier time
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Belize Tourism Board Initiates Major Upgrades to Recreational Areas in

Two recreational areas in the Cayo District are getting major upgrades thanks to the Belize
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Boledo Sales to Bolster Belize Health System: PM Briceno Forecasts

The Government of Belize is expecting to collect an estimated seventy million dollars from the
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Over 30,000 Students Participate in “I Love My Catholic School”

Over 30,000 students around the country paraded under the theme “I love my catholic school”.
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Department of Youth Services Concludes Outreach Activities in Southern Belize

The Department of Youth Services ended a week’s worth of outreach activities in southern Belize
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Fantasy Five and Pick-Three Games Return After Lengthy Hiatus

After a 241-day hiatus, the Fantasy Five and Pick-Three games are back. Last year, the
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FFB General Secretary Attends FIFA Diploma in Football Law Course

General Secretary of the Football Federation of Belize Earl Jones is in Switzerland this week
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Constitution Park in Belize City Gets Revamped, Officially Inaugurated

After months upgrade work the Constitution Park in Belize City was officially inaugurated today. The
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Banana League Kicks Off 2024 Football Season with 23 Teams

The Banana League in southern Belize is preparing to open its 2024 football season this
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Liquor License Applications Surge in Toledo District; Village Leaders Enforce

As many 133 applications for liquor licenses were received by the Liquor Licensing Board in
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University of Belize Shines with Twenty-One Medals at ATLIB National

The University of Belize earned twenty-one medals, including nine gold medals at the ATLIB National
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Ministry of Education Partners with University of Belize for Sports

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology, has partnered with the University of Belize
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Pickstock Community Festival Showcases Local Vendors and Activities

Over 80 local vendors displayed their products at the Pickstock Community Festival on Saturday. The
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Muffles College Excels in Caribbean STEM Olympiads: Wins Gold, Silver,

Students from Muffles College in Orange Walk are making regional headlines this week, after a
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Belize Central Prison Inmates Engage in Friendly Basketball Match with

Inmates at the Belize Central Prison got a chance at social inclusion during a friendly
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National Sports Council Prepares to Launch Mobile App for Fundraising

The National Sports Council (NSC) is preparing to launch a new mobile application to help
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Belizean Basketball Player Douglas Langford Faces Off Against LeBron James’

Belize’s very own, Douglas James Langford, got some positive exposure recently during a high school
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Sergio Chuc Retains Presidency as New FFB Executive Takes Charge

Meanwhile for the Football Federation of Belize (FFB), a new executive was installed over this
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Record Year for Belize’s Sporting Sector, Says Minister of Youth

Minister of Youth and Sports Rodwell Ferguson says it was a record year for Belize’s
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Hub Resource Center Wraps Up Annual Christmas Program

For most of this week, close to a hundred youths have been engaged in recreational
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Belize City Teen’s Inspiring Story: Balancing Work, School, and Sports

Tonight, we highlight a young Belize City boy, whose been making waves on social media
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Belize Defence Force and Coast Guard Best Warrior Competition Commences

The traditional Best Warrior competition began today with the participation of Belize Defence Force soldiers
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Belize and Venezuela Collaborate for Sporting Development

Belize and Venezuela are working together to improve the sporting sector in both nations. A
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Holiday Raffles Warning: Ensure You Have a Permit or Face

Whether you are running an organization, a business for profit or non-profit, or just a
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Boledo and Sunday Lottery Return in Belize, but Launch Not

Belize’s Boledo and Sunday Lottery are back, but not without some glitches.  Tickets officially went
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Last Minute Buyers Frustrated as Boledo Ticket System Faced Technical

While the excitement and anticipation were evident at the Downtown Plaza, late buyers were frustrated
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Government Lotteries Committee Addresses Technical Glitches, Assures Smooth Boledo Sales

While many missed out on participating in yesterday’s lottery draw due to a reported overload
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Boledo and Sunday Lottery Draws Return After Seven-Month Hiatus: Avid

After a seven month hiatus the Boledo and Sunday Lottery draws have returned.  For the
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Comedy Belize Presents Night of Laughter with International and Local

Comedy Belize will be putting on a show filled with laughter on Saturday night. The
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Author Ramy Chia Inspires Students Through Book Readings in Belize

Engineer and author Ramy Chia is continuing her push to inspire students through her book
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Belize Elite Basketball League Teams Form Single Sports Organization

The eight basketball teams of the Belize Elite Basketball League have come together to form
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Belizean Athletes Shine in Copa Revolucion Track and Field Competition

Seven Belizean athletes returned home with gold, silver and bronze yesterday after participating in the
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Amir ‘Kingmir’ Rudon Crowned BBDC National Lightweight Champion in Thrilling

Belizean boxer Amir ‘Kingmir’ Rudon emerged victorious in a thrilling clash against Chetumal’s Gaspar “Tremendo”
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US Embassy Swears in Peace Corps Members for Youth Empowered

Today, the US Embassy held a swearing-in ceremony for its newest Peace Corps newest members.
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Belizean Boxer Amir “Kingmir” Rudon Set to Clash with Chetumal’s

Belizean Boxer Amir “Kingmir” Rudon clashes with Chetumal’s Gaspar “Tremendo” Gomez this weekend at Swift
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Belmopan Football Association Issues Penalties for On-Field Brawl: Championship Finals

The Belmopan Football Association has issued stiff penalties against those involved in the brawl on
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Six Belizean Athletes to Compete in Copa Revolucion Track and

Six young athletes, including the reigning Queen of the Bay, Kendall Morgan will represent Belize
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Government to Pay Homage to Garifuna Legends Paul Nabor and

This weekend, the government is paying homage to Garifuna Legends, Paul Nabor and Andy Palacio.
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Football Match in Belmopan Ends in Chaos, FFB Launches Investigation

A football match in Belmopan City between Black Man Eddy and Valley of Peace ended
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Peni Punta Gorda Hosts 18th Annual Battle of the Drums

Over the weekend, Peni Punta Gorda was ground zero for the 18th annual Battle of
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Japan Day Festival Celebrated in Belize City Over the Weekend

While the month of November is known for activities focused on Garifuna culture, there was
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Belizean Athletes Shine at North Central Caribbean Masters Athletics Games

Belizean athletes won medals for the 2023 North Central Caribbean Masters Athletics Games (NCCMA). NCCMA
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Garifuna Settlement Day Preparations Continue with Annual Primary Schools Garifuna

As Garifuna Settlement Day draws near, cultural activities to highlight the 19 of November continue
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Theater Workshops Offered by San Ignacio/Santa Elena House of Culture

The San Ignacio/Santa Elena House of Culture is hosting a series of theater workshops this
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Belizean Fisherman Wins 76 Gladding Memorial Award in Bahamas

Belizean fisherman wins the 76 Gladding Memorial Award in Bahamas. Paulino Elmer Rodriguez, who was
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Belize Senior Men’s National Football Team Seeks Public Support for

The Senior Men’s National football team calls for the public’s support as they prepare for
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Belize Canoeing Athletes Return from Pan American Games

After representing Belize at the 2023 Pan American Games in Santiago, Chile, three of Belize’s
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Miss Garifuna Peine Pageant Celebrates Culture and Beauty in Toledo

The Miss Garifuna Peine Pageant was held this past weekend at the Toledo Sporting Auditorium. 
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List of Official Holidays for 2024

The Government of Belize has released the list of public and bank holidays for next
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Belize’s National Men’s Football Team Prepares for Crucial Rematch Against

Belize’s National Men’s Football Team is facing off against Bermuda tomorrow in its second game
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