April 24, 2018

DG’s 5K Challenge debuts on Little Cayman

The Deputy Governor’s 5K Challenge was held for the first time on Little Cayman yesterday (Sunday, 22 April 2018), with nearly half the population signing up for the event. More than 60 people registered and around 45 actually participated in the walk/run, which was raising money for a “grow box” at the island’s two-student school. […]

Cayman Islands Football: Under 13 girls return to action

Games in the always entertaining Girl’s Under 13 league kicked-off the eighth-round of the 2018 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues this past Saturday, April 24, at the Annex Field. In the day’s first game, undefeated Elite SC overcame a resilient Academy SC 2-0 with Stoyanna Stewart scoring both goals after two excellent solo […]

Concacaf and Scotiabank to make announcement Tuesday at Akron Stadium

From Concacaf Draw for Scotiabank Concacaf Under-13 Champions League will follow announcement, amid Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League final match-day-minus-one preparations Miami (Monday, April 23, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) and Scotiabank will make a partnership announcement on Tuesday, April 24, at 4 pm at Estadio Akron in […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below Hedge fund accountant Rob Patraulea fights for license in Cayman Islands By David Marchant From OffshoreAlert Robert Patraulea v. Council of the Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants: Notice of Originating Motion Canadian hedge fund accountant Robert Patraulea, who has worked in Cayman since at […]

Cayman Islands Marathon returns to Boston Marathon

After a two-year hiatus, organisers of the Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon returned to Boston to promote the race at the 2018 John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo which is part of the prestigious Boston Marathon event. The 122nd Boston Marathon, which took place on Monday, 16 April, attracted almost 26,000 runners and had its first […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below   Cayman Islands: Suspected Arson in Bodden Town Friday, 20 April From RCIPS On Friday, 20 April, just after 11AM, police and fire officers responded to a report of a fire on Nettie Levy Close in Bodden Town that had caused significant damage to a […]

Hundreds of sharks and fish discovered tangled in ‘ghost net’ drifting across Caribbean Sea

By Tom Embury-Dennis From Independent UK ‘I jumped in the water first and was shocked at what I saw. It took my breath away’ Hundreds of dead fish and sharks have been discovered by divers tangled in a huge, abandoned fishing net drifting off the coast of the Cayman Islands. The floating “ghost net” has […]

4 NCAA tournament teams headline strong  Cayman Islands Classic Basketball Tournament

GEORGE TOWN, GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS — Caymax Sports Ltd., in conjunction with Global Sports Management, has announced that Clemson, Creighton, Georgia State and St. Bonaventure, which competed in the 2018 NCAA Tournament, will headline the second annual eight-team Cayman Islands Classic college basketball invitational Nov. 19-21 2018. Akron, Boise State, Georgia and Illinois State also will […]

Caribbean Club Shield – Day two tables and results [Cayman’s BT top Group C]

From CONCACAF SOURCE: http://www.concacafleague.com/en/article/caribbean-club-shield-day-two-table-and-results After two days played in the inaugural edition of the Caribbean Shield Cup 2018, Concacaf.com presents the standings and scorers of the tournament.     Group A GP W D L GF GA GD Pts 1.- INTER MOENGOTAPOE 2 2 0 0 10 0 +10 6 2.- UNITE SAINTE-ROSIENNE 2 1 […]

Cayman Islands: CIFA Youth Leagues resume

Games in the 2018 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues resumed this past Saturday, April 14 with a number of key Under 11, Under 13 and Under 15 match-ups. In the Boy’s Under 11 league played at the Annex Field, Future SCs Nahshon Ebanks and Caleb Fredricks scored four goals each as the boys […]