April 27, 2017

ESPN laying off about 100, including on-air talent

By: Jason Aycock, SA News Editor ESPN (NYSE:DIS) is reportedly laying off about 100 workers, more than even raised estimates had suggested, in what amounts to a remaking of its approach to employment structure centered around changes to its SportsCenter programming. ESPN chief John Skipper has sent out an all-hands memo, Jim Miller reports, and […]

Caribbean disappoints at World Relays

From Caribbean National Weekly Only three Caribbean teams managed to finish among the top ten countries in the medal count at the recently held World Relays in Bahamas. The United States was the overwhelming winner with 60 medals overall, followed by Jamaica with 39 and Australia third with 24 medals. Trinidad and Tobago and Bahamas […]

Sports Fans score as CONCACAF U-17s kick off on Flow Sports and Flow Sports Premier

MIAMI, FL–(Marketwired – Apr 21, 2017) – Flow customers score again as the 2017Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Men’s Under-17 World-Cup Qualifiers kick off on Flow Sports and Flow Sports Premier with multiplatform, on-the-go access via the Flow Sports app andwebsite. Earlier this year Flow signed a partnership with CONCACAF […]

Soccer body CONCACAF sues former executives for $20m

Bahamas-domiciled regional soccer governing body CONCACAF is seeking at least $20 million in damages in a civil lawsuit against two of its former executives – Jack Warner and Chuck Blazer – and related companies in New York, the Cayman Islands and Panama, alleging fraud, racketeering, and breach of fiduciary duty. Read More: https://www.offshorealert.com/GetArticle.aspx?id=55870 Related story […]

Peeved Eli Manning denies faking memorabilia, refuses to respond to Chris Christie’s ‘Liar’ jab

By Adam K. Raymond From New York Mag Eli Manning, whose stunning lack of personality is as integral to his public image as that slack-jawed gaze, has always seemed more likely to get caught licking a football to see if it tastes like bacon than to be accused of running a criminal enterprise. But three […]

Beach volleyball teams in Cayman Islands for ninth consecutive year

From FIVB Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, April 19, 2017 – The Cayman Islands Beach Volleyball Tournament, second stop of the 2017 NORCECA Beach Volleyball Circuit, gets underway on Friday featuring twelve pairs per gender including the champions in La Paz, Mexico two weeks ago. The pearly-white sands of the Seven Miles Beach temporary beach volleyball […]

Cayman Islands IJSBA racing season begins

By KEVIN SHAW From Water Craft Journal According to a piece on the IJSBA website, a long time affiliate, Cayman Islands Watercraft Association (CIWA) started its 2017 season in the Caribbean with a small, yet serious competition. The first round of the CIWA National Championships Series of racing took place east of the Red Bay […]

CARIFTA Championships: Day Four Finals Recap [Cayman girls top]

By Lani Cabrera From FLOSwimming The final day of the 2017 CARIFTA Swimming Championships got underway at the Betty Kelly Kenning National Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas, on Tuesday. The meet continued with the swimmers producing more fast and record-breaking times. The first event of the night, the 400m freestyle, showed some impressive marks. In the 11-12 girls’ age […]

Cayman Airways continues support of NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tournament

Cayman Airways continues to show its support for the Cayman Islands Volleyball Federation (CIVF) by sponsoring the upcoming annual NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tournament, taking place at the end of April. Mrs. Olivia Scott-Ramirez, Marketing and Public Relations Manager for Cayman Airways, said Cayman Airways has been a proud sponsor of the NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tournament […]

CARIFTA Championships: Day Two Finals & Day Three Recap

​Day Two Finals By Lani Cabrera From FLO Swimming Day two finals of the 2017 CARIFTA Games in Nassau, Bahamas, took place Sunday with plenty fast and record-breaking swims. The first event of the night was the 200m freestyle, and the first age group, 11-12 girls, was won by Payton Zelkin of Bermuda, who clocked in a time of […]