HBCUs Among Groups Heading to The Bahamas for Track & Field Competition in March 2024
100 Day Countdown to Island Relays Bahamas Track and Field College and High School Competition in Freeport, Grand Bahama, The Bahamas
By: Joyce Johnson Enterprises
The planning organization is adding to the high school competition next year. This year, local athletes from Grand Bahama competed in a showcase to expose colleges to local talent for recruiting. In 2024, the group will add high schools and top running clubs from the United States and other countries to the competition. According to Marvin Henfield, co-founder, there's still space available for both college and high school teams interested in attending. "We would love to host as many schools as possible. Contact us as soon as possible, we are 100 Days out and finalizing all details for hotels and travel," The host hotel is the Grand Lucayan Resort (https://www.grandlucayan.com/
The meet showed great results during the March 2023. This year's competition included top DI schools including, Texas A&M University that won the overall team award and men's competition, University of South Carolina, Vanderbilt, University of Arizona, Oklahoma University and The University of The Bahamas. The meet is sanctioned by Bahamas Athletic Association ensuring that any records set during the competition is recorded and shared with the NCAA and other track and field organizations.
For additional information about team participation or sponsorship opportunities contact the group at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Island Relays Bahamas Team
The team is led by Marvin Henfield of Nassau, The Bahamas and Joyce Johnson resides in Houston, Texas. The team procures and manage sports events currently in the US and Caribbean. They are currently scouting locations to host the 2025 Caribbean Masters Championship.