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Archives for July 29, 2021

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 29 July 2021, TWO NEW Positives, 97,306 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 607 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Wednesday, 28 July, 2021. There were two positive test results in travellers. There have been 97,306 COVID-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 49,834 (70% of 71,106) have had […]

Cayman: First-ever Ministerial Code of Conduct Approved

Grand Cayman, 29 July 2021 – The PACT Government has made history in the first 100 days of its administration with the enactment of the Cayman Islands’ first-ever Ministerial Code of Conduct. The Premier, Hon. Wayne Panton states in the foreword of the document, “I am beyond pleased to publish this Ministerial Code of Conduct which […]

Cayman: Road Closures for Cayman Pride Parade, 31 July

The RCIPS is advising the public of the following road closures taking place on Saturday, 31 July, beginning at 1:00PM, in order to facilitate the 2021 Pride Parade. –West Bay Road will be closed between the Seven Mile Public Beach roundabout, and Lime Tree Bay Avenue, from 1:00PM. -The parade will proceed south along West Bay Road from […]

Reebok’s “Courting Greatness” AR Tool, Campaign Empowers Players to Create Basketball Courts Anywhere

Local artist installations offer creative inspiration, tipped off in NYC by New York Sunshine for Question Mid “Iverson Four” (BOSTON) July 29, 2021 — Today, Reebok officially launches “Courting Greatness,” its FW21 basketball campaign empowering youth to create playable basketball spaces where they may not exist. Central to the campaign is a digital tool that utilizes augmented reality […]

Zak Stubblety−Cook Sets Olympic Record to Win 200m Breaststroke

Australia has yet another gold medal in the pool after Team Speedo star Zak Stubblety-Cook came home strong to land the Men’s 200m Breaststroke in a new Olympic record time. A patient swim from the 22-year-old Aussie saw him turn for the final 50m in third place, but he timed his drive to perfection to […]

Speedo tops the Medal Table with the Fastskin Lzr Pure Intent And Lzr Pure Valor

LONDON. Speedo, the world’s leading swimwear brand, has historically seen more medals won by swimmers wearing Speedo than any other brand. 2021 follows suit, with female swimmers wearing the latest Fastskin racing suits winning over 50% of medals in this year’s biggest global celebration of sports. Speedo Fastskin technology has always blown the competition out […]

Tokyo 2020 “Recovery Olympics” give hope to regions affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake

28 Jul 2021 – When the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay began in March 2021, it carried a special meaning for Japan and its people. The flame’s journey began in the J-Village national football training facility in Naraha, Fukushima, one of several areas badly hit by the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake. Its concept of “Hope […]

IOC – Mental health matters: helping athletes to stay mentally fit

29 Jul 2021 – With the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 well underway, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is emphasising the need to support athletes’ well-being and highlighting the importance of protecting their mental health. Over the last year-and-a-half, the COVID-19 pandemic has turned athletes’ lives and training schedules upside down and put to test their physical […]

Dressel Sets New Olympic Record

Dressel Sets New Olympic Record to Land 100m Freestyle Team Speedo superstar Caeleb Dressel delivered a devastating swim to win the 100m freestyle gold, setting a new Olympic record in the process. Dressel lead from start to finish after his signature tremendous start and came home strongly to post a time of 47.02 to edge […]

Zhang Sets New Olympic Record

Speedo 1−2−3 as Zhang Sets New Olympic Record In 200m Butterfly Zhang Yufei confirmed her status as the queen of the 200m butterfly division as she led from start-to-finish to win gold and set an Olympic record in a time of 2:03.86. Zhang was chased home by USA pair Regan Smith (silver) and Hali Flickinger […]