Elbow Supports Carifta Athlete And Supporters of 2012 Carifta Junior Games in Bermuda

Posted in: News - Last Updated: March 23rd, 2012 by Michael

Elbow Supports Carifta Athlete And Supporters of 2012 Carifta Junior Games in Bermuda

For CARIFTA, we are running a special promo of 15% off all scooter rentals 3 days or more* and we are proud to be The Official Scooter Rental Service of CARIFTA Games 2012.

Are you a fan of world class athletics? Then get under starters orders and head to the National Sports Centre of Bermuda. This is the venue of the 2012 Carifta Games, taking place on the weekend of 7th – 9th of April 2012.

The Carifta Games is high on the leader board of international track and field events. It is where some of the greatest youth sportsmen and women from the Caribbean are going for gold, in a beautiful Bermudian backdrop.

This will be the fourth occasion the island has hosted the tournament with the games previously held in 1975 and 1980. The last time was eight years ago in 2004.

The annual junior athletic championships are now in its fortieth year. They were founded in 1972 by Austin Sealy, former president of the Amateur Athletic Association of Barbados.

The games are held every year over the Easter holidays. They have competitiors in the Under 17 and Under 20 age groups; both boys and girls. It holds a number of events, under the regulations of the International Association of Athletic Federations, or the IAAF. These take in track and field, long distance, middle distance, sprints and relays. There are also jumping and throwing events, to thrill fans of athletics.

This is the championship where the stars of tomorrow will be battling it out to see who makes it to the podium. It could be their first step to future glory, in the sunshine of Bermuda.

2012 Carifta Junior Games

Rent a scooter, moped or bike from Elbow Beach Cycles and get a massive 10% off your scooter if you book online NOW – or take advantage of our 3-days-or-more special offer!

2012 Carifta Junior Games – Part of Elbow Beach Cycles’ Things To Do in Bermuda series!

*to take advantage of promotion, client must show a ticket or VIP for CARIFTA when they pay to get discount. Discount does not include NRRW (Nonrefundable Repair Waiver)…. And other penalties and charges. May not be combined with other offers.


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