Bodden Town FC crowned league champions

Bodden Town Football Club left the Annex (17 August) Sunday night as the 2019-2020 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Men’s League champions after beating East End 3-0. The Bodden Towners got off to a slow start, finishing the first half nil-all. However, in the second half Bodden Town’s Dexter Monroe found the back of theContinue reading “Bodden Town FC crowned league champions”

North Side bad run continues through Roma United

The final matches in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) League kicked off Saturday night (15 August) at the Annex, with Roma United handing North Side their twelfth consecutive loss. It was the first official match in the men’s league since the government implemented COVID-19 restrictions back in March. Roma’s Keneil Hillock opened the scoringContinue reading “North Side bad run continues through Roma United”

CIFA offering free referee certification

The opportunity to become a Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) referee has come. The CIFA Referees Department is offering free certificate online courses next month (September) for members of the public and current match officials. “Referees perform a vital role in the global sport of football, ensuring safety, fairness, equality and enjoyment,” stated in aContinue reading “CIFA offering free referee certification”

Athletes cruise through the North Sound for memorial swim

Swimmer Raya Embury-Brown honoured her late father Emmanuel Brown this pass Saturday (August 8th), swimming 6 miles across the North Sound with her four teammates from Sting Swim Club (SSC). Embury-Brown, Jake Bailey, Elana Sinclair Alex Dakers and Kyra Rabess started their three hour swim from Starfish Point with preferable currents taking them to theContinue reading “Athletes cruise through the North Sound for memorial swim”

Football coach dead following early morning collision

Co-founder and former head coach for Tigers Football Club Gonzalo McLaughlin has passed away following an early morning collision in Bodden Town. According to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) just after 4:30AM Saturday morning (August 8th), emergency personnel responded to a report of a single vehicle collision involving a white Subaru Sunbar inContinue reading “Football coach dead following early morning collision”

Caymanian basketball player commits to Oklahoma

Earlier this week Joshua O’Garro verbally committed to play basketball at the University of Oklahoma.  With that commitment, O’Garro is on route to making history in becoming the first Caymanian to ever play basketball at the NCAA Division I level in the Big 12 Conference. O’Garro posted a photo of him wearing a Sooners jerseyContinue reading “Caymanian basketball player commits to Oklahoma”

Walton leaves a firm message for the Cayman Islands Athletic Association

Caymanian sprinter Jamal Walton made it clear that he is unhappy with the controversy surrounding the Cayman Islands Athletic Association (CIAA). “I’m speechless really,” said Walton via a WhatsApp message. Last month the CIAA issued a press release claiming the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association sanctioned a banned on competition for Cayman’sContinue reading “Walton leaves a firm message for the Cayman Islands Athletic Association”

Phoenix takes early lead in the corporate squash league

Week one in The Bakertilly Corporate Squash League ended with Phoenix emerging as the league leaders. The league recommenced last Thursday (July 30th) at the South Sound Squash Club. Phoenix finished with 135 points while previous winners Bakertilly took second with 120 followed by third place PwC with 111 points. “It is fun and refreshingContinue reading “Phoenix takes early lead in the corporate squash league”

Swimmers look to raise 15k during Memorial Sea Swim

Five swimmers from Stingray Swim Club (SSC) will attempt to swim 6-miles across the North Sound in honour of the late Emmanuel Brown, who died following a fatal boat collision on August 11th last year. Among the five swimmers participating is Cayman Islands National athlete Raya Embury-Brown, who is the daughter of Emmanuel Brown.  “ThisContinue reading “Swimmers look to raise 15k during Memorial Sea Swim”

National athletes stay hopeful during allegations against the CARIFTA 2019 LOC

Its been almost one week since the Cayman Islands Athletic Association (CIAA) claimed the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) sanctioned a banned on Cayman’s amateur and professionals track and fielders from participating in competitions due to unpaid funds by Cayman’s 2019 CARIFTA local organising committee (LOC). CIAA President Lance Barnes wentContinue reading “National athletes stay hopeful during allegations against the CARIFTA 2019 LOC”