Press Conference

A Press Conference was held on Tuesday 24th February at 11am by the Nevis Amateur Athletic Association at the Red Cross building. The purpose of the press conference was to launch the 2009 edition of the Gulf Insurance Primary Schools Championship to be held on 1st April 2009 at Grove Park, Nevis. A highlight of the conference was the launching of a dedicated website for the Gulf Insurance Primary Schools Championship which featured pages covering current and past information including:
  • 2009 details
  • Messages
  • Patron details
  • Meet schedule, records, results
  • School and class champions
  • Information on all schools
  • Meet management details
  • Video clips and thousands of photos
  • Information on past meets
  • Media information and sponsor/partner details
  • News articles & quotes
  • Association & Education executives
  • and much more
A special feature allows the website to be translated into any language (e.g. Chinese, Spanish, German, French etc.). Comments on the site will be welcomed.
  • Chairman’s Remarks
  • Remarks by Education representative
  • Remarks by major sponsor representatives
  • Remarks by principal sponsor representative - Gulf Insurance
  • Overview of the meet by Nevis Amateur Athletic Association representative
  • Remarks by the Ministry of Youth & Sports representative
  • Launching of Website & Promotional Presentation
  • Question & Answer session
A wide cross section of the Nevis Community attended including media outlets, meet and school sponsors, partners, support agencies and schools (who were represented by 2 athletes and a teacher).