Sports Archive September 2007

Big Turnout for Silent Super Sprint Series

Over 30 competitors turned out to contest various courses on offer.

Workshop Discuss First Ever Disability Carnival

A group of young people are currently in a workshop to discuss arrangements for the country's first ever sports carnival for people with disabilities in Honiara.

Silentworld Sends Triathletes to Australia

Solomon Islands top ten triathletes will travel to Australia in November to compete in one of the biggest triathlon events in Australia.

NOCSI and Government, Stop Politicising Sports: Huniehu

The MP for East Are'are, Edward Huniehu, calls on the Government and the National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI) to stop politicizing sports in the country.

Triathlon Supports Opportunity to Clear Bosa

Investigations to find out why triathlete, Wilfred Bosa, was sent home early from the South Pacific Games received strong support from Triathlon Solomon Islands.

Allged SP Games Harrasment Under Full Investigation

The Government and the National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands deplore in the strongest terms allegations of harassment to a local athlete at the South Pacific Games in Samoa.

SPG Update: Soccer

The Solomon Islands soccer team went down to a more determined Vanuatu side 2 - 0 in the Bronze Medal match.

Leong Wins Country's First Gold in Tennis

Solomon Islands Tennis ace, Michael Leong, has won the country's first gold medal in the 13th South Pacific games in Apia, Samoa.

Soccer: SI Goes Down to New Caledonia

The Solomon Islands have gone down to the New Caledonian side 3-2 amidst high drama.

SPG Update: Tennis

Solomon Islands Tennis ace, Michael Leong, advances to the quarterfinal after two impressive wins.

SPG Updates: Soccer, Rugby 7s

The Solomon Islands soccer team sent a strong message to other medal contenders by defeating Vanuatu 2 - 0 in a display of class and precision football.

SPG Updates: Solomons Meets Fiji in 7s Rugby Semi Final

The Solomon Islands Rugby Sevens team has set up a dream date with the King of Sevens Rugby, Fiji.