BBFS 4th Annual Football Life Skills Programme

December 4, 2013

On Friday, December 6, Bermuda’s Brazilian Football School [BBFS] will facilitate the closing of the Fourth Annual HSBC BBFS Football Life Skills Programme. The seven week program was held at four public middle schools, including Dellwood, Whitney, TN Tatem and Sandys.

During the seven week program, each school received football training from:

  • Dennis Brown – Dellwood Middle School
  • Jermaine “Speedy” Smith and Marvin Belboda – Whitney Institute Middle School
  • Cymande Davis – TN Tatem Middle School
  • Danvers Seymour Jr and Cal Blankendal – Sandys Middle School


The life skills sessions included:

  • Transitioning from football into the work place -HSBC
  • Money Management – HSBC
  • Respect – Human Rights Commission
  • National Pride – Bermuda Football Association
  • What the BFA can do for you – Bermuda Football Association
  • Safe Usage of Cell phones – Digicel
  • Alcohol awareness – CADA
  • Football and Education – BBFS


The four schools and their eight teams will compete for the Second Annual HSBC BBFS Life Skills Cup starting at 2.45pm on December 6 at the Dellwood Middle School. Each school will be represented by two teams in a round robin format progressing into a knockout-style final. Last year’s winners were the Whitney Institute in a round robin format.

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