DIV 1 – KALKARA SJ BACK AS SOLE LEADERS; DIV 2 – HAMRUN EDUCATION BAR A PROMOTED   Division One – Kalkara St Joseph moved a step closer to winning back-to-back national league titles after beating Birzebbugia Cox Sports Club 6-2 and fellow title contenders, Floriana Ajax A could only manage a 4-4 draw against…

Massive success for Malta weightlifting at the European Small Nations in San Marino this past weekend. The team made up of Kyle Micallef, Kieran Mifsud, Matthew Camilleri, Yazmin Zammit Stevens and Elisia Scicluna places 2nd place in the event, with Iceland placing in 1st place. The teams stellar performance saw 11 national records being broken,…

The European small nation’s delegates met today in San Marino for the quadrennial electoral congress to elect the general secretary for weightlifting. Jesmond Caruana president of Malta weightlifting was elected for this position for the period between 2017-2021 with the full support of all members present. Caruana started the sport of weightlifting back in 1981;…

Easter Saturday saw current National Duathlon Champion Keith Galea rake another title to win the Mellieha AC Sprint Duathlon.  Held in Dingli, the race consisted of a 5km run, a 20km cycle followed by a 2.5km run. Despite having fought persistent illness for the past weeks, Galea set himself a slower pace in the initial…

#OnTheMove (Summer Programme) is the continuation programme from #OnTheMove (Skolasport). It consists of one module running from July to September. The Foundation module is open to children aged between 4 and 6 years old whilst the Participation module is open to children aged between 7 and 10 years and the Performance module is open to…

SportMalta will be holding the 3rd Edition of the 1st of May Open Day. The events will start at 09:30hrs and end by 13:30hrs approximately. This event is part of the NowWeMove Campaign for which SportMalta is committed to organize a National Event for the general public. Book now: CLICK HERE

The Malta Mountain Bike Association’s National Points Series for the Downhill category will continue this month on Saturday 22nd April on the Selmun Clay Slopes – this location was used for last year’s national championships however the organisers will be introducing some technical adjustments to the fast, free flowing and twisty trail which will definitely…

The third race in the BDO Malta Cross Country Series, organised by the Malta Mountain Bike Association, saw many frustrating moments for quite a few cyclists who had to contend with punctures, broken chains and an array of other mechanical issues. As beautiful and majestic as it is, the Majjistral Park offers an unforgiving route…

Teamsport Gozo Half Marathon would like to announce that it is the first half-marathon in Malta which boasts a level of certification from European Athletics. The number of participants taking part in the event is increasing at a very rapid pace and such a certification acts as an assurance for roadrunners throughout Europe. European Athletics…

An International Basketball Tournament is going to be held in Malta between 17-20 April. During this tournament U20 teams will compete against each other to qualify for the Final that will be played on the 20th of April. Bournville College U20 will take part in tournament with 2 teams together with Malta Basketball Academy U20…

At the end of this week the national squad made up of Kieran Mifsud, Kyle Micallef, Matthew Camilleri, Yazmin Zammit Stevens and Elisia Scicluna will be participating in the European Small Nations championship in San Marino. The squad will be taking on other teams made up of 3 males and 2 females from Iceland, Monaco,…

SportMalta will be holding the 3rd Edition of the 1st of May Open Day. The events will start at 09:30hrs and end by 13:30hrs approximately. This event is part of the NowWeMove Campaign for which SportMalta is committed to organize a National Event for the general public. The following is the full programme for the…

Why we need movement? 59% of the European population is reported to never or rarely exercise or play sport (Eurobarometer 2014). According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), a lack of physical activity is even more dangerous to our health than smoking and we know now that Physical inactivity is the fourth leading risk factor for global mortality. 600,000 people…

Sunday, April 16, 2017 Stephen Vella won the Easter Shoot Trap Event at the Southern Shooting Club. This Sunday’s Competition was organised on two qualification rounds of twenty five clay targets each. The six Finalists and their qualification scores were; Stephen Vella 43/50, George Grech 43/50, and Justin Borg 38/50, Mark Bonello 35/50, Carmelo Briffa…

Earlier this year the Malta Darts Association in collaboration with the Ministry of Education launched an innovative schools project aimed to assist students in improving their mathematical skills whilst having fun practicing the sport of darts. The pilot project carrying the name of “Learning mathematics through darts” is currently being delivered at the St Ignatius…

The Malta Judo Federation has just finished hosting the 33rd edition of the Malta International Judo Open. 4 main events were held at the Malta Judo Academy with 9 countries competing for 25 gold medals.  The day started off the children festival, under the direction of the Youth Director, Joe Castillo. Our little ones learnt…

The women’s national squash team managed to strike gold in the European Team Division 3 Championships that were held in Jersey last week. The men’s team finished in eight position from 14 teams. There were 7 nations competing in the ladies’ event. Each team had to play each other in a league format with each…

Lartista, skippered by Anton Calleja and Renato Camilleri once again won the testing PV-IES Double Handed Round Malta Race organised by the Royal Malta Yacht Club and supported by Island Engineering Services. With double handed racing it is all about creating the perfect synergy between the two people on board. Calleja and Camilleri have notched…

The historical three cities recently hosted the first ever Urban Jungle House of Sport 10k road running race which was attended by over 300 athletes looking forward to race in a new location.   The race started off from Vittoriosa, next to the historical Fort St. Angelo and headed along the waterfront towards Cospicua before proceeding…

Up to some years ago, the sports of Triathlon was practically unheard of on the island of Gozo. Buit the recent and ongoing boom in this endurance sport’s popularity spread itself also on our sister island and today the Gozitan Triathlon Community is a small yet very thriving one, with a healthy number of triathletes…

Sunday, April 09, 2017 Paul Formosa won his first Trap competition of the season at the Southern Shooting Club when he won the Skratcc Cup on a day characterised by very strong North Easterly winds and overcast sky. This Sunday’s Event was organised on two qualification rounds of twenty five clay targets each. The six…

Europe’s biggest weightlifting competition was held between the 1st and 8th of April in Split, Croatia. Yazmin Zammit Stevens and Kieran Mifsud were Malta Weightlifting Association’s representative at the major event where they competed in the women’s 63kg category and the men’s 105kg category respectively.   As the first Maltese women to ever compete on…

GODFREY ABELA AND JOHN AGIUS COMPLETE THE NATIONAL TEAM SELECTION   The seventh and final week from the Malta Premier League of Darts group stage took place at La Rovesciata in San Gwann which notably saw Godfrey Abela and John Agius securing their place in the 2017 National team scheduled to compete at the Mediterranean…

During the weekend the four Maltese players, namely Jason Pisani, Angelo Borg, Joe Mifsud and Massimo Cremona had competed in the Grand Prix of Scotland which was held in Glasgow. Massimo Cremona and Angelo Borg competed in the Open Category while Jason Pisani and Joe Mifsud competed in the Veteran Category.  This international tournament was…

  6 April 2017 The 23 edition of the International cycling Tour of Malta started in an ideal weather with the first stage, Time trail race of 12 km at the Coast road, Bahar ic-Caghaq. A record number of cyclists participated. They came from seven local along with sixteen other foreign clubs, while there were a number…

Malta is to host European Athletics Championships Third League on the 24th and 25th June. This was announced by Malta Amateur Athletics Association President Edwin Attard during a press conference held at the Associations’ headquarters in the presence of officials, athletes and the media. Attard explained that this would be the fourth European Athletics event…

Danica Bonello Spiteri returns Xterra World Championships in Hawaii following age-group qualification   The 2017 Xterra European Tour circuit kicked off with Xterra Malta on Sunday when over two hundred international athletes descended on Malta for the season opener.   The stunning Majjistral park played host to the race and this followed months of strong…

On Sunday 9th April 2017 ‘Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi’ will be organizing the Sixth event of the ASMK Pasta Poiatti 2016/2017 Championships. During this program the Autocross Cars and Motocross motorcycles will be taking part in the day’s program while the Association is changing the day’s program of the races. This is taking place…

Sunday, April 02, 2017 Brian Galea won his sixth consecutive Trap Selection Shoot at the Southern Shooting Club when he won the Alfred Brincat Trophy. Galea will be representing Malta in the Shotgun, Trap Event at the 17th GSSE (Games of the Small States of Europe) that will take place from 29 May to 03…

During the weekend the Malta Table football Sport Association (MTFSA)  organised the Individual Categories and Knock – out competitions.  The first Two in each category and the winner of the Knock out competition will be eligible to represent Malta in the Table football World Cup which will be held next September in Paris under the…

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