Sports minister welcome home Cayman athletes from Caribbean Games

Minster for Youth & Sports, Hon. Bernie Bush met Team Cayman athletes at the Owen Roberts International Airport on Tuesday (July 5) following their success at the Caribbean Games in Gaudeloupe.

From left, swimmers Jasmine Lambert-Wragg, Harper Barrowman, Corey Frederick-Westerborg (gold – mixed 4x100m free relay) and James Allison (gold – mixed 4x100m free relay), Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) Secretary General Carson Ebanks, Minister Bush, and track and field specialists: Leroy Malcolm Jr., Rasheem Brown (gold – Men’s 110m hurdles), Louis Gordon (silver – Men’s long jump), coach Carl Morgan and CIOC Chef de Mission Shakina Bush. Photo: Department of Sports

Missing from the picture: swimmers Alison Jackson (gold – mixed 4x100m free relay), Kyra Rabess (silver – 800m Women’s freestyle/gold – mixed 4x100m free relay) and cyclists Victor Magalhaes and Nathaniel Forbes.

“Thank you all for the effort that you gave, your good attitude and how you represented the country,” Bush said to the athletes at the ORIA. “These are the two sports (track and swimming) that I see going some places and there is a lot more resources coming behind you guys. Thank you all very much.”

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