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St. Croix Hosts Second Annual USVI Cup, Welcomes Global Athletes

The Virgin Islands are traditionally known as a sun, sand and sea destination, but with events like the USVI Cup, that’s all changing.

350+ Swimmers to Participate in Friends of VI National Park 19th Beach-to-Beach Power Swim

This year, over 350 participants will be swimming down St. John’s North Shore beaches from Maho to Cinnamon or Trunk or Hawksnest on Sunday, May 29 in the 19th Power Swim event.

USVISA Temporarily Suspends Practical Coach Education Program

The U.S. Virgin Islands Soccer Association’s (USVISA) Technical Department has announced that its practical coaching session, scheduled May 16-18, is suspended until further notice.

A Resurgence of Chess Comes to the Virgin Islands

Chess is a game that has intrigued people around the world for centuries. It requires focus, concentration, patience, strategy and tactics.

Michelle Smith Wins Florida State Title; Mikaela Smith, Sofia Swindell Are Champions

Michelle Smith's time made her the fastest high school sophomore in the 300m hurdles in the United States.

VI Cycling Federation Releases Results of East End Road Race

Twenty-four cyclists, including three from St. Thomas, endured the long, hilly and hot courses, which started at Cramer's Park, rode around St. Croix's east end, then finished at the top of Point Udall.

Rays, Lady Hawks, and Lady Barracudas Crowned 2022 IAA Volleyball League Champions

The final day of the 2022 St. Thomas / St. John Interscholastic Athletic Association (IAA) Volleyball League was filled with four exciting games played at the MCM Center on Saturday afternoon.

Register Now for International Optimist Regatta, Clinic and Team Race Set for June 13-19

The TOTE Clinic will happen June 13-15, followed by the TOTE Team Race June 16, along with a Parade of Nations and Welcome Party, and the International Optimist Regatta June 17-19.

USVISA and CONCACAF Nations League Select Senior Men Team Players

The team is comprised of veteran players with (CNL) experience and a handful of younger players from the USVISA Youth development programs.

VITFF Bulletin: Michelle Smith and Rachel Conhoff Break VI National Records

The Virgin Islands Track and Field Federation reports on the recent accomplishments of Virgin Islands athletes.

Lady Volts, Lady Barracudas, and Lady Canes All Remain Undefeated

Day three of the St. Thomas / St. John Interscholastic Athletic Association's 2022 Volleyball League featured four teams without a tally in the loss column of this young season.

St. Thomas/St. John IAA Volleyball League Day 2

Day two of the 2021-2022 St. Thomas/St. John Interscholastic Athletic Association Volleyball League was filled with six exciting games all played at Antilles School’s MCM Center.

St. Thomas/St. John IAA 2022 Volleyball Opening Day

The defending varsity girl’s champions Antilles School Lady Hurricanes picked up right where they left off two years ago with a straight-set win over the Lady Vikings of All Saints Cathedral School (25-6; 25-12). The Lady Canes Junior Varsity Girls team also secured a win against the defending junior varsity champions Charlotte Amalie High School Lady Hawks in three sets (21-25; 25-14; 15-10).

Soccer Association to Present Senior Men’s CONCACAF Nations League Team Selection

Head Coach Giba Damiano will present the players who have been confirmed for the 23-man squad for the 2022/23 CONCACAF Nations League (CNL) Tournament.

Aliyah Boston Signs with Under Armour, Prepares For UA Next Women’s Basketball Camp in St. Thomas

On April 26, South Carolina star power forward and U.S. Virgin Islander Aliyah Boston announced she has signed a name, image and likeness deal with Under Armour.

Cyclers Glenn Massiah and David Parris Win Two-Person Time Trial on St. Croix

The Virgin Islands Cycling Federation hosted another event on Sunday, April 24, 2022, on St. Croix with their Two-Person Time Trial. This competition pairs two-cyclist as they raced from Divi Hotel to Ha’Penny and back.

Smith Reflects on Record-Setting Gold Medal Win at CARIFTA Games

With a time of 58.61 seconds, Michelle Smith not only set CARIFTA games and V.I. National Junior records, but also the world record for the fastest time in 2022 amongst runners under the age of 18.

Nicholas D’Amour Beats World Cup Champion in First Stage of World Cup 2022

In Turkey, D’Amour finished in the middle of the pack of 111 archers in the male recurve division during the ranking round.

USVI Under 15 Boys National Team Wins at Bethlehem Soccer Complex

At the completion of the first annual USVI Youth Invitational Tournament, the first-place trophy went to the U.S. Virgin Islands Under 15 Boys National Team.

Michelle Smith Wins Gold, Is First Virgin Islander to Set Carifta Games Record

The VI Track and Field Federation congratulates Michelle Smith for winning a Gold Medal for the USVI in the 400m hurdles at the 49th Caribbean Free Trade Association (Carifta) Games.

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