May 11, 2021

Cayman Islands fulfill dream of first Olympic House

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By Daniel Etchells From Inside the  Games The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) has opened its first Olympic House in the Cayman Business Park in George Town. Panam Sports contributed a total of $400,000 (£314,000/€349,000) – comprised of $200,000 (£157,000/€175,000) from the Olympamerica Program and $200,000 (£157,000/€175,000) from the Infrastructure Program – to help “make […]

2018 Cayman Invitational

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Asafa Powell and LaShawn Merritt to headline 2018 Cayman Invitational Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Olympic and World champions Asafa Powell (JAM) and LaShawn Merritt (USA) will headline the sixth staging of the Cayman Invitational which is set for Saturday, 2 June 2018 at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex. The meet will also welcome Trinidadian […]

Florence Allan rigs up for her Cayman Islands’ Olympic debut

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Most high school graduates are busy enjoying their summer holidays, but 18-year-old Florence Allan is preparing for her sailing event at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Allan is the first athlete in 16 years to represent the Cayman Islands in sailing at the Olympics.  “It’s really difficult to know what to expect here because the […]

The Butlers prepare for the Olympic Games to represent Cayman Islands

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Geoffrey Butler and his sister, Lara Butler will be the first Cayman Islands Olympic athletes to compete on August 6 and August 7 in the 400m freestyle and 100m backstroke respectively.  “I’m just trying to keep calm and keep working on skills in my training every day. I’ve been working on turns a lot these […]

Crunch time for Cayman Islands sailor

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By Jade Webster Its crunch time for Cayman Islands Olympic sailor Florence Allan, as she and her coach, Raphael Harvey returned from training in Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro. With less than 30 days to go before the official Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, Allan trained for two weeks learning the climate […]