March 19, 2018

2018 Cayman Islands Football Association Youth Leagues resume

The 2018 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues resumed this past Saturday, February 24 following a two-week school break with a full schedule of games in the boys and girls leagues In the Boys Under 11 league, Jaxon Cover grabbed a hat-trick as Sunset Warriors edged-out Sunset Rockets 3-2 in the ‘Sunset FC derby’. […]

YMCA and Cayman Islands Little League find synergy in mission and purpose

The YMCA of the Cayman Islands (“the Y”) and the Cayman Islands Little League (CILL) have agreed to take their collaborative relationship to a new level. The deeper partnership will result in a combining of resources, allowing two of the oldest and largest providers of youth programmes in the world to unite in a shared […]

CONCACAF announces Gold Cup expansion to 16 teams, opening access for more nations to participate and host

CONCACAF to explore matches outside North America in line with commitment to unity and access  Miami (Monday, February 26, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced today that the CONCACAF Gold Cup – the official national team championship of North, Central America and the Caribbean – will expand to […]

Whither, West Indies cricket?

BY ALBERT BALDEO From Caribbean Life “WICB needs to take responsibility for the fall for WI cricket.”-Ramnaresh Sarwan, former WI captain “The West Indies Cricket Board is the most unprofessional in the world…Cameron is ‘immature’, ‘arrogant’ and ‘not having West Indies cricket at heart’…a dictator… I think we had enough as players.”— Dwayne Bravo “When […]

DG’s 5K Challenge

Five good causes to benefit from fifth year of Cayman Islands DG’s 5K Challenge The Deputy Governor’s 5K Challenge is celebrating its fifth anniversary by selecting five good causes to benefit from the 2018 event, which takes place in April. To mark the five-year milestone, the walk/run will also be held in Little Cayman for […]

Cayman Islands sending four swimmers to Gold Coast

BY LORETTA RACE from Swim Swam The Cayman Islands has announced its selected athletes set to compete the 2018 Commonwealth Games. this April. Of the 22 athletes selected across 7 sports, 4 swimmers will be headed to the Gold Coast. Both David Ebanks and Lauren Hew competed at the 2014 edition of the Games, with Ebanks’ highest finish […]

Cayman Islands cricket flies to Argentina for ICC world cup qualifiers

On 24th February 2018, the Cayman National Cricket Team will fly to Argentina to begin its push to reach the finals of the ICC World T20 Championships. The squad, who have been ramping up their training and preparing under the watchful eye of Peter Anderson, Technical Director, will face some stiff competition on the 12-day […]

Plaster Rock hosts 17th annual World Pond Hockey Championship

From CBC News The World Pond Hockey Championship is underway in Plaster Rock, N.B., this weekend, with teams competing from around the world. The event, in its 17th year, began on Thursday and continues until Sunday on Roulston Lake. Play takes place on 20 rinks, with 40 teams playing simultaneously. There are 110 teams consisting mainly of men’s […]

Cayman Islands Olympic Committee to move into new headquarters

From Inside The Games The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) are poised to move into a new headquarters by the end of the month. Grants from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and PanAmSports have enabled the organisation to purchase a new facility. The building is located in the Cayman Business Park in George Town. COIC […]

CIASA recognises generations of Cayman Islands swimmers

The annual Cayman Islands Aquatic Sports Association (CIASA) Awards Gala Brunch was hosted at The Grand Old House on Sunday, 28th January.  Swimmers and volunteers from seven to seventy years old were celebrated for their achievements and contributions to the sport of swimming in the Cayman Islands. With close to two hundred guests, the oceanside […]