);

Cayman represents at Commonwealth Games

| 05/04/2018 | 1 Comment
CNS Local Life

Cayman team marching in the opening ceremony (Photo by Ben Meade)

(CNS Local Life): The XXI Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast, Australia, have officially begun, with Cayman’s delegation one of 71 countries taking part in the opening ceremony held Wednesday, 4 April. Flag bearer and long jumper Carl Morgan led the 21-member team, which will be competing in athletics, boxing, cycling, gymnastics, shooting, squash and swimming,

“Words cannot explain what it means to me to be able to bear the flag of the Cayman Islands. It is a tremendous honour,” said Morgan. “It is an experience of a lifetime. To be able to be able to bear the flag of the Cayman Islands at a meet of such a magnitude is a great, great thing.”

The Games will run through 15 April.

 

Tags: ,

Category: Sports

Comments (1)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

  1. Anonymous says:

    No sailing?

You can comment anonymously. Please read the CNS Comment Policy at the top of this page.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

SIGN UP FOR THE CNS NEWS LETTER, SENT EVERY WEEKDAY STRAIGHT TO  YOUR INBOX