April 25, 2018

Cayman Islands PFL Weekly Review: Sir John A. Cumber defeat George Town Primary

Sir John A. Cumber Primary continued their undefeated start to the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) seasons with Group A wins over George Town Primary this past Saturday at the West Bay Town Hall Field. In the Under 9 division, Sir John A. Cumber’s Nashon Seymour scored an […]

Caribbean U-17 Recap: Haiti, Cuba meet in final Sunday

Action from the Caribbean under-17 semifinal between Cuba (blue jersey) and Jamaica on September 23, 2016, in Couva, Trinidad & Tobago. (Photo: CA-Images) COUVA, Trinidad & Tobago – Haiti and Cuba will meet in the final of the Caribbean qualifying competition for the 2017 CONCACAF Under-17 Championship after posting victories over Curacao and Jamaica, respectively, […]

Usain Bolt wins 4x100m gold medal in his final Olympic race

By Seth Rubinroit From NBC Olympics Usain Bolt is now a perfect nine-for-nine in Olympic finals Gold: Jamaica Silver: Japan Bronze: Canada Nobody will ever be able to claim that they defeated Usain Bolt in an Olympic final. Racing in the final Olympic race of his decorated career, Bolt ran the anchor leg to lead […]

Rio Olympics 2016: Usain Bolt reaches men’s 200m final but Justin Gatlin out

From BBC Usain Bolt ran his fastest time of the season to win his Olympic 200m semi-final in 19.78 seconds as Justin Gatlin missed out on a place in the final. Jamaica’s Bolt has already won the 100m and is now aiming for an eighth Olympic gold by retaining his 200m title. But American Gatlin, […]

Rio Olympics 2016: Elaine Thompson wins women’s 200m gold

From BBC Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson won Olympic gold in the 200m to complete a sprint double in Rio. Thompson, 24, clocked 21.78 seconds to beat Netherlands’ world champion Dafne Schippers by 0.13sec and add the 200m title to the gold she won in the 100m. USA’s Tori Bowie took bronze in 22.15, while Great Britain’s […]

Caribbean, Latin America medal count keeps on climbing in Rio

From NAN News Americas, RIO, Brazil, Tues. Aug. 16, 2016: The Caribbean and Latin America have started to see their medal count continue a steady tick upwards as the countdown begins to the final week of competition at Rio 2016. The regions had a combined 29 medals as of day’s end – Monday, August 15th. […]

Bermuda U15 Football team defeat Cayman Islands 3-0

From Bernews The Bermuda Under 15 Girls National Team started competition in the 2016 CONCACAF Under-15 Girls’ Championships on a superb note, defeating the Cayman Islands 3 – 0 today. The match report from CONCACAF said, “In an intriguing encounter, Bermuda topped the Cayman Islands, 3-0. The Bermudians took a 2-0 lead into halftime on […]

Cayman Islands compete in Caribbean Union of Teachers Athletic Games, BVI

The Caribbean Union of Teachers (CUT) Athletic Games was held in Tortola BVI, July 15-16.  The track & field competition is for youth athletes and age group categories are U-9, U-11, U-13 and U-15 age (boys and girls). The Cayman team consisted of 4 athletes and two officials. Overall the team did well and it […]

Cayman Islands swimmers return from Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships

Cayman Islands National swimmers returned from the Bahamas this past week with medals, records, PBs, experience … and for some a lifetime of memories. With the open water swimming competition completed, Cayman’s Catriona MacRae — who is hanging up her goggles when she heads off to college at Auburn University this fall — won a […]

NORCECA Women’s Rio 2016 Qualifier Semifinalists decided

From This Is Volleyball Guaymas, Mexico, June 23, 2016 – Cuba will play Costa Rica while hosts Mexico take on Guatemala in the semifinals of the NORCECA Women’s Continental Cup as the road to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games continued in Guaymas. The four countries advanced to the final four of the double elimination tournament […]