February 18, 2018

Pilates meets Barre bootcamp

GRAND CAYMAN (October 9, 2014) – ENERGY Essential Fitness is hosting the 8th annual breast cancer fundraiser, Pilates for Pink, at 9 am on Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at The ARC at Camana Bay. This event draws hundreds from across the island to take part in a group pilates workout. Colleen Brummer, cancer survivor, founder […]

CONCACAF to Host “Let’s Develop Women’s Football” seminar alongside 2014 Women’s Championship Finale

Development Focused Meeting to Convene Experts in Philadelphia on Final Weekend of Regional Championship MIAMI (Thursday, October 9, 2014) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) today announced plans to host a top-level conference focusing on development in women’s football on October 25 and 26, 2014, in Philadelphia, coinciding with […]

Marathon swimmer Chloe McCardel leaves Friday for a world record attempt in Bahamas

By Australian Associated Press From The Daily Mail UK Chloe McCardel will brave sharks, heat stroke and jellyfish stings when she attempts a world record 128km swim in the Bahamas that has never been done before…and even she admits ‘it is insane’ 128km swim could take up to 48 hours and has never been done […]

‘Newbies glow at warm up show’ in Cayman Islands

Fresh from its summer successes, the Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (“CIEF”) kicked off its new competition season with a warm up show designed to help riders get back in the saddle and prepare for the packed events schedule to come in 2015. As riders dug deep into their storage boxes to find all those long […]

International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame 2014 local inductees announced

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 8 October – 2014 – The Cayman Islands is pleased to announce the International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame (ISDHF) Local Inductees. The announcement was made by the Acting Minister of Tourism, Mr. Joseph Hew. The following individuals have been selected for induction in 2014: Rodney ‘Rod’ McDowall, has been a […]

Hoodwinked by their board, vintage West Indies rob team India

By Shubhodeep Chakravarty From NDTV Sports Not one cricket expert would have backed West Indies to defeat India in the first ODI. With every inch of their back to a thorny wall, the visitors broke their shackles and went past hosts in Kochi with confident arrogance and simple passion for the sport. Once upon a […]

Man rescued after failing to travel around Bermuda Triangle via inflatable bubble

By Neha Prakash from Mashable Reza Baluchi, a well-known extreme marathon runner, was attempting to travel around the Bermuda Triangle (from Miami to Bermuda to Peurto Rico, and then back to Miami, approximately 1,033 miles one way) using only an inflatable bubble. Baluchi’s mission was to raise money for Plant Unity, his non-profit organization that provides children […]

iNews Briefs

Cayman Islands IS turning focus on renewable energy says Electricity Chief Despite awarding a contract to an electrical provider for another 25 years that uses diesel as its primary source to run its generating plant, Charles Farrington, the Cayman Islands Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) Managing Director said last Friday (3) it is turning its focus […]

Royal Navy doctor visits Cayman Islands Hospital

Surgeon Lieutenant Sophie Hawkes, Royal Navy, was treated to a tour of Cayman Islands Hospital operations today, as part of the itinerary for officers and crew from the visiting vessel HMS Argyll. Medical Director, Dr. Delroy Jefferson, led the tour, accompanied by Head of the Emergency Room, Dr. Elizabeth McLaughlin. The Health Services Authority team […]

New Cayman Islands Tourism Ambassador 2014 is Katherine Tatum

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Katherine Tatum, a student of Layman Scott High School, topped the 2014 Tourism Speak Off’ debates held at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman on Wednesday, 24 September and was crowned ‘Tourism Ambassador’, to serve for a period of one year. Kayci McCarther representing Grace Christian Academy, and   Monike Buck and, Max […]