September 21, 2019

Team Cayman wraps up at the 2019 Pan American Games

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August 11 2019 – Lima, Peru – The XVIII Pan American Games Lima 2019 has drawn to a close, as thousands of athletes and spectators witnessed a magical night of pure ‘Peruvianness’. Held at Lima’s National Stadium, the two-hour-long ceremony called “Dance of Diversity” took the crowd on a trip along Peru’s coast, over its mountains […]

Cayman: Lauren Hew aims to break PBs at 2019 Pan American Games

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We spoke to Lauren Hew yesterday afternoon regarding her Pan American debut on Wednesday 7 August.  Attached is the full interview along with photos of Lauren training in the Lima 2019 competition pool.  Below are her meet times:   Aug. 7, Lauren Hew, 200 Free, starts at 11:00 am. Aug. 8, Lauren Hew, 100 Free, […]

Cayman: Jesse Jackson battles for wind at Pan American Games

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August 05 2019 – Lima, Peru – Jesse Jackson, Cayman’s Laser Standard sailor, had a slow start to his Pan American debut after facing multiple challenges delivered by Paracas Bay on the first two days of the Games. Light air led to problematic starts for several sailing classes on Saturday, August 3 and Sunday, August 4 causing […]

Boxing: Cayman Islands’ Brandy Barnes wins Caribbean Boxing title

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Cayman Islands’ Brandy “Bee” Barnes had her fight against Guyana’s Joanne Williams stopped at two minutes 15 seconds of the second round in her (Barnes) favour. Barnes was competing last Sunday (9) at the Caribbean Championships in Guyana and defended her title successfully to win gold. Brandy hopes to qualify for the Pan American Games […]

Men’s Squash’s Julian Jervis represents Cayman Islands in Pan American Squash Championships

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By Haley Hunt From GW Sports Senior co-captain gains international experience The World Squash Federation Pan American Squash Championships hosts the world’s top players for competition across five divisions: men’s and women’s doubles and singles, and mixed doubles. This year, teams from 20 countries met in the Cayman Islands from Aug. 26 to Sept. 1 […]

Team USA aims for Pan American Gold in the Cayman Islands

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From US Squash Team USA has its sights set on a Pan American Senior Championships medal haul and qualification for the 2019 Pan American Games this week at the South Sound Squash Club in the Cayman Islands. The U.S. delegation of eight players, led by Ganek Family US Squash Head National Coach Paul Assaiante, will […]

The sport of pin traders

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Sitting on the floor outside of the Rio 2016 Main Press Centre is Bud Kling. Kling, in a USA baseball cap, has three official Olympic lanyards draped around his neck, on the end of them many Olympic pins. Waving his hand, Kling calls out to all that peak at his pin collection, “it’s the best […]