The Rugby Barbados World 7s Charity Dinner and Auction begins at 7.00pm on Friday 7th December 2018 at the Radisson Aquatica Resort in Bridgetown. The Dress Code is “Elegantly Casual” and the requested donation is US$140/£100/Cdn$170/Bds$280 per person (less 10% for tables of 10).

GUEST SPEAKER

Screen Shot 2018-04-19 at 10.15.33Rugby Barbados in partnership with The Royal Shop and The Rotary Club of Barbados South are delighted to welcome John Inverdale, the renowned British sports broadcaster whose distinguished career has seen him working for both the BBC and ITV, as our guest speaker for this occasion.

His career began on Radio where he has presented a host of international sporting events over the years, including the Summer Olympic Games, the Commonwealth Games, World Athletics Championships, London Marathon, Rugby World Cup, Six Nations Rugby Championship, FIFA World Cup, Wimbledon Tennis, Ryder Cup, Cheltenham Festival and The Grand National, to name just a few!

When he moved into television, John became even better known for hosting programmes such as Grandstand, Rugby Special and Today At Wimbledon. He even covered the Rugby World Cup and the French Open along the way and has also hosted the BBC’s Sports Personality Of The Year Awards.

John’s long and distinguished career in broadcasting – and inevitably making controversial statements from time to time – has placed him in an ideal position to address a sporting audience on his vision of what the future holds for us. We are honoured to have him as our Guest Speaker at this year’s Rugby Barbados Charity Dinner in aid of (to be confirmed) and we look forward to his contribution to the evening’s proceedings.

Contact Brian Stollmeyer brian.stollmeyer@gmail.com or George Nicholson gnicholson@adebbarbados.com to reserve your place.