Friday, July 7, 2017

Run for Pompey partners with Regatta

As the old saying goes, the third time is a charm...

That certainly seems to be the case for Run for Pompey, as this authentically Bahamian event celebrates more than a dozen sponsors and a new partnership with the National Family Island Regatta.

The annual race, held on Great Exuma from October 6 to October 9, is expecting a record turnout from both The Bahamas and abroad. But beyond that, Run for Pompey is rapidly becoming a can’t-miss celebration for all ages over National Heroes Day Weekend, offering a festival atmosphere amid the spectacular backdrop of Exuma.

“We are thrilled to have Regatta come on board as a partner for this year’s festivities,” said Jeff Todd, Director of Communications for GIV Bahamas Inc, who founded the race with Kevin Taylor, the founder of DreamKatcher Media.

“This event is much more than a race. Pompey was a larger than life figure. His memory is rapidly becoming the centrepiece of a weekend-long celebration of Bahamian heroes, history and culture."  Read more >>