United Academy for student athletes; sports, culture, IT vacation camp at SoIL

Rhoda Arrindell with Campers SoIL 2016

St. Peters, St. Martin (July 25, 2018)—The “sports and academic support program” United Academy will host a “mix and mingle” on Friday, July 27, at SoIL to introduce its program, “geared at student athletes,” and its school vacation camp, said organizer and educator Rhoda Arrindell. The United Academy will be headquartered at Source More...

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June 2018 Promotion Griup Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
By The Publisher On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Coach Jami Eloi earns Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

PHILIPSBURG — Renzo Gracie St Maarten (SXM BJJ) Coach Jami Eloi was promoted to the rank of purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu on Wednesday June 20th by Head Instructor Melissa Bardfield. 20-year-old Jami More...

World Coaches Award Ceremony Group
By Desk Editor On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

First official group of WorldCoaches of Sint Maarten

Phillipsburg — The Sint Maarten Football Federation, the Royal Netherlands Football Association (KNVB), via their WorldCoaches program, and UNICEF, set up a WorldCoaches program here in Sint Maarten which More...

St. Maarten Martial Arts Federation - 9 year old Jaden Busby competed in both Muay Thai and Jiu Jitsu
By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

St. Maarten Martial Arts Federation (SMMAF) held Second Annual Spring Tournament last Saturday

SOUTH REWARD — St. Maarten Martial Arts Federation (SMMAF) held the Second Annual Spring Tournament on Saturday, May 26th, 2018, at MPC Gym in St. Peters.  The event showcased two combat martial art for More...

St. Maarten Martial Arts Federation - nata mount
By The Publisher On Friday, May 18th, 2018

SMMAF Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Competition

South Reward — St. Maarten Martial Arts Federation (SMMAF) proudly presents its second annual spring competition on Saturday, May 26th, at MPC gym in St. Peters from 12-4pm. This event is unique in that two More...

SXMFF High School Competition Standings
By Online Editor On Saturday, May 12th, 2018

SXMFF High School Football Competition nearing the finals

“The battle for the final four spots is on” Phillipsburg- there are three more weeks left before for the Sint Maarten Football Federation’s (SXMFF) High School Football Competition comes to a close. Since More...

StMaartenNews Letters
By The Publisher On Monday, April 9th, 2018

A legacy for Dexter Kalla

Last Saturday morning, looking in my book case for a legal hand book in connection with a complicated case I was working on, I saw this book by the cardiologist Pim van Bommel “Eindeloos Bewustzijn” More...

New Government Administration Building
By The Publisher On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

#SportsMatter Business Mixer to be held on Friday

PHILIPSBURG – The Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport in collaboration with the National Sports Institute (NSI) is hosting the #SportsMatter Mixer on Friday, April 6th at the Government Administration More...

Post Irma Cycling winner Mark Maidwell
By The Publisher On Monday, March 26th, 2018

Riders Benitez, Maidwell, Rogers and Starreveld winners Post Irma Survivor Road Race

Great Bay — The just concluded Post Irma Survivor Road Race which took place Sunday morning, March 25th, 2018, was not intended to serve as a reminder of the bad experiences of the devastation caused by hurricane More...

Michaelangelo Bell - Judoka Judo
By The Publisher On Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Bell ready to rumble in Colombia

Great Bay — In the field of Judo, the name Bell certainly rings a bell on St. Maarten. We are talking about Michaelangelo Bell, one of the athletes that has been selected to compete in the Central American More...