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Cayman’s athletes close out Pan Am Games

Cayman’s athletes close out Pan Am Games

| 11/08/2019 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): Swimmer John Bodden took part in the final event for Cayman at the Pan Am Games, competing in the 1,500m freestyle Saturday, 10 August. While failing to qualify out of his heat, he did record a personal best of 16:16.31, cutting 20 seconds off his previous fastest time. Overall, he finished 16th […]

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Sailors finally catch the wind at Pan Am Games

Sailors finally catch the wind at Pan Am Games

| 06/08/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): After two days of cancellations due to lack of wind, Cayman sailor Jesse Jackson finally got to compete Monday, 5 August, but finished last out of the 22 taking part in the first laser standard race at the Pan American Games in Peru, moving up two places in the second race.

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Jesse Jackson ready to set sail in Peru

Jesse Jackson ready to set sail in Peru

| 02/08/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Sailor Jesse Jackson will be making his Pan Am Games debut in Paracas Bay, Peru, Saturday when he will be competing in the laser standard event, with races scheduled from 3-8 August, culminating in a medal round on Friday, 9 August. This competition marks his “biggest games to date” and Jackson says […]

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Athletes set to hit the water at Pan Am Games

Athletes set to hit the water at Pan Am Games

| 01/08/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Jesse Jackson, Cayman’s lone sailor at the Pan Am Games, is preparing for his five days of laser standard competition which start Saturday, 3 August, in Paracas Bay, Peru, a four-hour drive south of the main venue in Lima, with the swim team’s events set to begin three days later.

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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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Cayman joins global sailing event

Cayman joins global sailing event

| 13/09/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands sailing community will be participating in the global Bart’s Bash event this Sunday, 16 September. This is the fifth edition of the race, which takes place at hundreds of venues around the world, with thousands of sailors in different classes of boat. This year there will be an official […]

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Spring regatta caps off inaugural sailing event

Spring regatta caps off inaugural sailing event

| 24/05/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The first-ever Youth Sailing Week (YSW), which ended over the long weekend at the Cayman Islands Sailing Club (CISC), attracted participants aged 10 to 18, from Belgium, Ireland, the US Virgin Islands, Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands, along with Cayman’s representatives, who competed in relentless rain and cool conditions in […]

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Sailing Club fundraiser celebrates royal wedding

Sailing Club fundraiser celebrates royal wedding

| 10/05/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Sailing Club (CISC) and National Sailing Centre has chosen a royal wedding theme for its fundraiser set for Saturday, 19 May, coinciding with the nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Funds raised from “The Royal Ball” will help support the club’s mission to provide the best possible sailing […]

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International sailors to compete in Cayman

International sailors to compete in Cayman

| 04/05/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): As part of this year’s spring regatta, the Cayman Islands Sailing Club (CISC) will be hosting its first-ever Youth Sailing Week, which is set to attract young sailors from all over the world. The activities, planned for both local and international sailors, are scheduled for 11-21 May, with the 2018 Spring Regatta […]

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Cayman sailors competing in Europe

Cayman sailors competing in Europe

| 29/03/2018 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): Three young sailors from the Cayman Islands Sailing Club are representing their country at two high-profile regattas in Europe. Matheo Capasso, George Hider and Jaspar Nielsen, all students at Cayman International School, are competing in the 36th Lake Garda Optimist Meeting, in Italy, through 1 April. The three will be among the […]

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