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Young kiteboarders get fundraising boost

Young kiteboarders get fundraising boost

| 20/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): A team of young men participating in the Little Grand Race 2019 has received support from a local law firm as they try to raise funds for the Cayman Islands Cancer Society. Conyers Dill & Pearman has donated $5,000 to the team of Oskar Bjuroe, Jake Serpell and Louis Vagniez, who are […]

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Junior tennis back on the court

Junior tennis back on the court

| 16/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The first PwC Junior Tennis Circuit tournament for 2019 took place this past weekend, with 28 young players competing in three age divisions. The event was held at the Cayman Islands Tennis Club and organised by the Tennis Federation of the Cayman Islands (TFCI).

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CIS and St Ignatius take football titles

CIS and St Ignatius take football titles

| 15/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CIHSFL): Cayman International School (CIS) Blue and St Ignatius Catholic School claimed the 2018 Dart Under 14 Girls’ and Under 13 Boys’ Cayman Islands High School Football League (CIHSFL) championships. In a rematch of the 2017 final game, the young ladies from CIS Blue defeated Cayman Prep 3-0 at the CIFA Centre of Excellence to […]

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Close finish at sea swim

Close finish at sea swim

| 15/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The 30th annual CUC 800m Sea Swim took place Saturday, 12 January with 125 swimmers participating in the loop course which started and ended at Governor’s Beach. Overall first, second and third place winners finished within seconds of each other providing an exciting finish for the crowds, stated a Cayman Islands Aquatic […]

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Renowned sailor to speak in Cayman

Renowned sailor to speak in Cayman

| 03/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Dawn Riley, one of the world’s best-known adventurer-sailors, the CEO of a winning America’s Cup team and current America’s Cup challenge “American Magic” participant, will be speaking at the Cayman Islands Sailing Club on Saturday, 12 January. Riley was the first American, male or female, to race in three America’s Cup and […]

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Special Olympics stalwart Penny McDowall mourned

Special Olympics stalwart Penny McDowall mourned

| 03/01/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The New Year’s Eve passing of Penny McDowall (59) after a years-long battle with cancer has hit the community hard, as people mourn the loss of a leading force in Special Olympics Cayman Islands (SOCI) and the sport of swimming. She founded and coached the SOCI aquatic programme, a commitment which eventually […]

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Young tennis players ace radio spot

Young tennis players ace radio spot

| 11/12/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Three young tennis stars recently got to tell stories of their sporting ups and downs on Radio Cayman. Albert Berksoy (10) , Milana Thompson (10) and Rafael Wejbora (11) spoke to Dionne Anglin on air about their sports experiences to date as well as the Tennis Federation of the Cayman Islands (TFCI) […]

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Cayman Prep and George Town double winners

Cayman Prep and George Town double winners

| 10/12/2018 | 0 Comments

(PFL): It was a pulsating conclusion to the 2018 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) seasons this past Saturday, 8 December at the Annex Field, as Cayman Prep and George Town Primary walked away with double championships.

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Barnes wins boxing gold in Guyana

Barnes wins boxing gold in Guyana

| 10/12/2018 | 6 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Cayman Islands amateur boxer Brandy Barnes took the gold at the recent Caribbean Championships in Guyana, successfully defending her title from last year’s competition, which was held in St Lucia. On Sunday, 9 December, she defeated Joanne Williams of Guyana in front of that boxer’s home crowd in Georgetown in a dominating […]

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Academy hires full-time youth coach

Academy hires full-time youth coach

| 04/12/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Academy Sports Club (ASC) has hired its first full-time professional coach, Ben Pugh, who will be overseeing all technical aspects of club’s youth football curriculum and providing ongoing training to other coaches. He is formerly a lead youth development phase coach at Ipswich Town FC and has more than 12 years experience […]

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Primary football finals set

Primary football finals set

| 03/12/2018 | 0 Comments

(PFL): The 2018 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) semifinals concluded this past Saturday, 1 December at the Annex Field in the Under 9 and Under 11 Champions and Consolation Cups. The six finals and two third-place games are set for this Saturday, 8 December at the Annex Field.

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Running is a breeze for Brac family

Running is a breeze for Brac family

| 29/11/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): A family of runners had a strong showing at the recent Brac Breeze Fusion 5K Walk/Run. Sean-Douglas Valentine secured his third consecutive victory at the third annual race, with his sister Di’ Jhaney coming in first among females and mother Tessa notching the second overall place for women runners.

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Law firm comes up aces for Brac tennis

Law firm comes up aces for Brac tennis

| 29/11/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The tennis programme for children on Cayman Brac has received a corporate boost enabling the Tennis Federation of the Cayman Islands (TFCI) to continue the initiative this year. Walkers has provided the annual funding for the sixth straight year, the federation said in a press release.

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Boxing gym gets a facelift

Boxing gym gets a facelift

| 28/11/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Boxing Association (CIBA) has spent this year upgrading its national training facility, the D. Dalmain Ebanks Boxing Gymnasium,  at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex as well as revamping programmes. In a strategy aimed at “getting back to boxing”, the association has been “heavily investing in grassroots initiatives and collaborating […]

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Marathon day fast approaching

Marathon day fast approaching

| 27/11/2018 | 2 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The latest numbers for participants in Sunday’s (2 December) Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon confirm 102 full marathoners, 810 half-marathon entrants and 67 teams registered for the relay. In addition, organisers expect at least 100 people to register on the day before the race, which attracted just more than 1,200 runners overall last […]

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