Turks & Caicos
A mini sprint triathlon this past weekend brought out a few hearty souls to brave the heat. After a cooling swim in the caribbean ocean, a short 6 mile bike and 1.5mile run. Great to see everyone participating and many thanks to all the volunteers who made it all happen.
70 NATIONS AND TERRITORIES. 190,000 KM. 288 DAYS. The Queen’s Baton Relay is a time honoured tradition of the Commonwealth Games and marks the start of all the Commonwealth nations and territories coming together in preparation for the four-yearly festival of sport and culture. From Australia to Guyana; from The Falkland Islands to Canada, the baton will showcase each nation or territory in the Commonwealth. Over a period of 288 days the baton will visit 70 nations and territories, cover 190,000 kilometres and involve a third of the world’s population, making
This past weekend was the 3rd annual chocolate lover’s showcase with awesome chocolate goodness on display. A variety of resorts, cafes and shops all provided the delicacies both savoury and sweet to help raise funds the Turks and Caicos branch of the Salvation Army. This excellent organisation does much for the community especially the elderly on middle and north caicos for example providing much needed transport for groceries and home visits. The event was very well organised as always and busy with locals and visitors. This sort of event is
When Janardo Laporte was a kid, his father ran one of the most popular local restaurants on the island – Fast Eddie’s. His mother, meanwhile, loved to cook for other people. If you told Jacynth Laporte you were hungry, you had to be prepared to eat at least a few meals. So it’s no surprise that at 24, Janardo decided to borrow secret recipes and tips from his parents to open a restaurant of his own. “Even if I wanted to, I probably couldn’t get away from it,” says Janardo,
VALENTINES DAY CUP 2019MODEL SAILBOAT RACES Saturday February 16, 2019Bambarra beach, Middle Caicos The annual model sailboat races are back in style for 2019! The tiki huts on Bambara beach are fixed and painted and getting to the festival is easy. TCI Ferry offers a boat/bus combo ticket so you are taken directly to/from the ferry landing in NC to the event. Special offer if you buy the combo ticket before February 14th, a discount fare of $80!! The fleet of boats has been refreshed painted and repaired, ready for you