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Kids gain more skills in Gaelic football

Kids gain more skills in Gaelic football

| 21/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The DART Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Club League continued with more action from the three age groups at the Camana Bay CIS Football Pitch and Arts and Recreation Centre (ARC) on Sunday, 11 June. Children from under-7 to under-15 squads took part in training as well as matches, both [...]

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Programme for at-risk youth planned for fall

Programme for at-risk youth planned for fall

| 16/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) will be rolling out an early-intervention programme this fall for children who struggle with behaviour problems, in partnership with the Youth Anti-Crime Trust (Youth ACT). The Stop Now And Plan (SNAP) programme, developed by Canada’s [...]

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Nominations sought for 2017 YCLA recipient

Nominations sought for 2017 YCLA recipient

| 16/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Nominations have opened for the 2017 Young Caymanian Leadership Award (YCLA). Chris Duggan, director of organisers, the Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation (YCLF), said this is an opportunity to shine a spotlight on those exhibiting leadership qualities that will inspire the next ge [...]

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Gaelic football scores with youngsters

Gaelic football scores with youngsters

| 09/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The DART Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Football Club held training sessions followed by matches Sunday, 4 June for players ranging from 6 to 15 years old. The events, at the Camana Bay CIS Football Pitch, followed on from a camp held in April, over the Easter holiday, with visiting co [...]

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Governor hosts Child Month celebration

Governor hosts Child Month celebration

| 01/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Governor Helen Kilpatrick recently held a reception in honour of Child Month and to thank the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), partner agencies and members of the community for planning and promoting activities to celebrate the observance throughout May. Attendees [...]

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Conference aims to empower teens

Conference aims to empower teens

| 31/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): More than 80 teenagers, including a contingent from Cayman Brac, attended the first-ever Youth Empowerment Conference #IAM2K17 on Friday, 26 May 2017. The six-hour event, staged by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) at the Family Life Centre, was held in partners [...]

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Tennis competition comes up aces

Tennis competition comes up aces

| 26/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Undaunted by a rainout on the first day of competition, 27 players competed at the PwC Tennis Tournament last weekend comprising age categories of 10-, 14- and 18-and-under. All of the first rounds were held Saturday, 20 May, with third and fourth place, semifinals, and finals the [...]

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Cuba takes U15 Youth Football Cup

Cuba takes U15 Youth Football Cup

| 09/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cuba National U15 Team defeated Manchester City 2-1 Sunday, 7 May, at Truman Bodden Sports Complex to lift the 2017 Cayman Airways Invitational U15 Youth Football Cup. Anderson Cabello scored the winner for Cuba in the 66th minute, sparking emphatic celebrations on the field an [...]

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Youth Football Cup kicks off

Youth Football Cup kicks off

| 04/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The 2017 Cayman Airways Invitational U15 Youth Football Cup got off to a solid start Tuesday, 2 May, with a full slate of five matches played in two islands. Groups A and B of the 12-team tournament are being played in Grand Cayman, while Group C is being contested in Cayman Brac. [...]

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Oversea teams ready for Youth Football Cup

Oversea teams ready for Youth Football Cup

| 02/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Airways Invitational Youth Football Cup kicks off today (2 May) with teams from the Caribbean, Central America, the US and England expressing enthusiasm about participating. “I think it’s an excellent initiative by the organisers in the Cayman Islands to have suc [...]

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International U15 football tourney set to kick off

International U15 football tourney set to kick off

| 01/05/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The 2017 Cayman Airways Invitational U15 Youth Football Cup, set for 2-7 May 2017, has attracted 12 teams, including last year’s winner, Manchester City FC, as well as the Cayman Islands National U15 Team. The tournament will be played at three venues: Truman Bodden Sports Comple [...]

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Award shows pride for Cayman’s youth

Award shows pride for Cayman’s youth

| 24/04/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A dozen young people were recognised for their achievements and potential on Wednesday, 19 April 2017, during this year’s “Proud of Them” (PoT) awards ceremony and reception. The recipients were chosen from more than 120 nominations. Minister of Youth Osbourne Bodden [...]

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Cadets move into permanent home

Cadets move into permanent home

| 21/04/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Cadet Corps (CICC) moved into its permanent headquarters on Middle Road, George Town, earlier this month. Sited near the CTMH Doctors Hospital, the facility was funded by the Ministry for Community Affairs, Youth and Sports, following extensive renovation manage [...]

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Sax player judged top young musician

Sax player judged top young musician

| 06/04/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Saxophonist Marcos Bertran, from St Ignatius High School, took home top honours in the 10th Annual Butterfield Young Musician of the Year competition, which was held Saturday, 1 April 2017 at the Prospect Playhouse. Vocalist Liana DaCosta, from Cayman Prep and High School, was the [...]

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Football programme promotes inclusivity

Football programme promotes inclusivity

| 06/04/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): For the last four years, the Academy Sports Club’s Football4All programme has been providing children with special needs the opportunity to participate in an organised football programme. Started in 2013, the initiative runs about 40 weeks per year. There are 20 children register [...]

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