Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha Rolle announces the launch of her Ministry’s National Sports Month, on October 31, 2019, at the Ministry’s Head Office. Among those joining her from her Ministry for the announcement were Permanent Secretary, David Cates; Under Secretaries Renee Bullard (Acting) and Montez Williams; Director of Sports Timothy Munnings; and Chief Sports and Recreation Officer Oria Knowles.
The audience consisted of a number of representatives of various sports federations, athletes and sports stakeholders. The month is slated to include events such as the National Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, the National Sports Awards, health and wellness initiatives; the Reopening to the South Beach Swimming Complex and the Launch of Swim Bahamas — a national learn-to-swim programme.