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Sands ‘Man in the Boat’ Sculling Race Pulls into Abaco

Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Co. Ltd. helped Abaconians to enjoy the 42nd Bahamian Independence celebrations in a ‘Truly Bahamian’ way with their Sands ‘Man in The Boat’ sculling races.  The event took place over the holiday weekend in Treasure Cay, right after the Abaco Regatta finals.

”We love coming to Abaco each year,” stated Lynden Johnson, Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Sales Manager.  “Everyone is so welcoming and the locals and tourists truly embrace what we are doing with the sculling events. And, let’s be honest – it’s Abaco – it’s gorgeous!”

Abaco came alive with excitement for the races that took place at the Treasure Cay public beach facility and was the third stop in the 2015 ‘Man in the Boat’ sculling season.  Josh Green won the Long Island sculling race and Luda Nester won the sculling race in Exuma earlier this year.

Anticipation for the races began Thursday when the sculling boats were taken on a float parade through the Abaco communities from Cooper’s Town to Marsh Harbour. Passersby were given some free samples from the brewery and encouraged to come out to the regatta...(read more)

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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Brewery Continues to Revitalize the Grand Bahama Regatta

The Grand Bahama Regatta committee is on a mission to revive the Grand Bahama Regatta. Coincidently, this goes hand in hand with the Bahamian Brewery and Beverage’s mission to revive the art of sculling in The Bahamas.  As a result, the Brewery recently donated a cheque to the committee to assist with putting on this year’s regatta.

“We’re proud to receive this donation,” said Chervita Campbell, Chairman of the Grand Bahama Regatta Committee.  “Since we’ve began our revival the Brewery has been a major supporter of our regattas.  They know the importance of our heritage with this national sport, they travel to all of the Family Islands supporting regattas, and we know their support will encourage others throughout Grand Bahama to join us.”

The Brewery and its owners have always seen regattas as something that is truly Bahamian, like their beers - so they take pleasure in supporting their continued success.  “We’re proud to support the Grand Bahama Regatta because we want everyone in Grand Bahama to know what ‘regatta time’ is,” said Clayton Russell, Assistant General Manager at Bahamian Brewery and Beverage GB.  “Not only that, but regattas have given us the unique...(read more)

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Tuesday, June 16, 2015

 

 

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