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Betty West wins

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One of the sections in Betty West’s Kadooment Band, Positive Vibes. (Picture by Nigel Browne)

DESIGNER BETTY WEST took the award for The Republic Bank Large Band of the Year in this year’s Grand Kadooment Parade.

With a theme of Positive Vibes and colourful costumes, West’s designs were striking at the National Stadium and on the road.

Laura Galt, with Wet Ya Whistle, presented by Lucky Horseshoe Jump Promotions was second, while Avery Hackett took third place with Krave The Band’s Wild Wild West.

Trevor Chase and Sophia Chase took the top prize among the small bands as Ouutrage presented Descendents of Great Tribes of Africa.

Second place went to Quincy Jones and Youth Explosion with Open Your Eyes, Barbados, while Patricia Sealy was third with Mas Mania’s Marine Life.

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Results of the 2015 Republic Bank Grand Kadooment Competition.

Historial

1. Ouutraje Kadooment Band - Trevor Chase/Sophia Chase, Descendents of Great Tribes of Africa

2. Contact Band Evolution 4.0 - Anthony Layne, Beautiful to See

2. Youth Explosion Crop Over Band - Quincy Jones, Open Your Eyes, Barbados

Topical

1. Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes

2. Youth Explosion Crop Over Band - Quincy Jones, Open Your Eyes, Barbados

3. Contact Band Evolution 4.0 - Anthony Layne, Beautiful to See

Traditional

1. Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes

2. Ouutraje Kadooment Band - Trevor Chase/Sophia Chase, Descendents of Great Tribes of Africa

3. Xhosa - Jeremy Nicholls, One Sun

Fantasy

Lucky Horseshoe Jump Promotions - Laura Galt, Wet Ya Whistle

2. Baje International - Corey Knight & Richard Haynes, F.L.Y

3. Krave The Band - Avery Hackett, Wild Wild West

Most Colourful Large Band

1. Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes

Most Colourful Small Band

Ouutraje Kadooment Band - Trevor Chase/Sophia Chase, Descendents of Great Tribes of Africa

Advertising

1. Contact Band Evolution 4.0 - Anthony Layne, Beautiful to See

Community Costume

Youth Explosion Crop Over Band - Quincy Jones, Open Your Eyes, Barbados

Best Individual Male

1. Adrian Brathwaite - Neptune's Prize Nautilus, Gwyneth Squires B.S.M - Gwyneth Squires

2. Junior Grant - Jouney to Africa, Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West

3. Randy Auld - King Shaka Zulu, Ouutraje Kadooment Band - Trevor Chase/Sophia Chase

Best Individual Female

1. Lisa Edwards-Weekes - Siba the Lioness, Ooutrage Kadooment Band - T. Chase/S. Chase

2. Neisha Holder – Butterfly, Wednesday 2000 - Mackie Holder

3. Jasmine Babb - Queen Mocking Jay, Zulu International - Ryan Austin

Winston Jordan Award – Flagperson of the Year

1. Didi Winston, Gwyneth Squires B.S.M - Gwyneth Squires

2. Sue Ellen St Louis, Wednesday 2000 - Mackie Holder

3. Justin Poleon, Lucky Horseshoe Jump Promotions - Laura Galt

George Dear Award/The Republic Bank Best Band on the Road

1. Ouutraje Kadooment Band - Trevor Chase/Sophia Chase, Descendents of Great Tribes of Africa

2. Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes

3. Gwyneth Squires B.S.M - Gwyneth Squires, 50 Fathoms Deep

Presentation of the Year

1. Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes

2. Gwyneth Squires B.S.M - Gwyneth Squires, 50 Fathoms Deep

3. Ouutraje Kadooment Band - Trevor Chase/Sophia Chase, Descendents of Great Tribes of Africa

BMA Brands of Barbados Award (Large Band)

Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes

BMA Brands of Barbados Award (Small Band)

1. Mas Mania Production - Patricia Sealy, Marine Life

Bridgetown and Its Garrison World Heritage Award

Not Awarded

Robert Weekes Award – Best Festival Designer

1. Gwyneth Squires Junior and Grand Kadooment Band. Gwyneth Squires

2. Island Spice Designs & St.Stephen's Primary School, Wayne Smith

3. Fifth Element Kiddies Kadooment Band, Kevin Small

The Republic Bank Most Promising Emerging Designer Award

National Library Service - All Ah We Is One: The People of Barbados, Jennifer Yarde

HIV/AIDS Awareness Award

Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes - Stop the Stigma

The Republic Bank Large Band of the Year

1. Betty West Kadooment Band - Betty West, Positive Vibes

2. Lucky Horseshoe Jump Promotions - Laura Galt, Wet Ya Whistle

3. Krave The Band - Avery Hackett, Wild Wild West

The Republic Bank Small Band of the Year

1. Ouutraje Kadooment Band - Trevor Chase/Sophia Chase, Descendents of Great Tribes of Africa

2. Youth Explosion Crop Over Band - Quincy Jones, Open Your Eyes, Barbados

3. Mas Mania Production - Patricia Sealy, Marine Life

Best Party Band

1. Krave The Band - Avery Hackett, Wild Wild West

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