Commonwealth Games: Cayman duo advances to finals

Harper Barrowman made history on Tuesday, 2 Aug., becoming the first female swimmer in Cayman’s history to compete in a Commonwealth Games final. “To be able to do something like that at a level like this, it is just…amazing,” Barrowman said. Barrowman, 16, stopped the clock at 9:13.97 and place 8th during her 800-metre freestyleContinue reading “Commonwealth Games: Cayman duo advances to finals”

Commonwealth Games: Cayman claim several wins on day 1

After parading inside the Alexander Stadium for the 2022 Commonwealth Opening Ceremony, several athletes from Cayman turned in a couple of wins during day one of the major event held in Birmingham, England. Claiming the first win for Cayman was squash player Jake Kelly, who made a comeback to defeat Figi’s Maika Matanatabu in aContinue reading “Commonwealth Games: Cayman claim several wins on day 1”

Webster takes top honours at UK Nationals

Caymanian sailor, Charlotte Webster has won a gold medal in the U19 Female International Laser Class Association 6 (ILCA 6) at the UK ILCA Open & National Championships. Racing in an Olympic-class single-handed dingy, Ms Webster’s victory on Friday (22 July 2022) comes after her silver at the same event last year, in the ILCAContinue reading “Webster takes top honours at UK Nationals”

Aaron Jarvis Makes Cayman Proud at The 150th Open

Caymanian golfer Aaron Jarvis completed his history-making tour at The 150th Open with a highly commendable one over par total, recording the second best score by an amateur golfer in the Championship.  Last Thursday through to Sunday, Aaron Jarvis completed all four rounds in The 150th Open. 19-year-old Aaron is the first golfer from theContinue reading “Aaron Jarvis Makes Cayman Proud at The 150th Open”

Caymanian swimmer returns home to coach top local swim club

John Bodden, recently traded in his goggles and cap for a stopwatch and whistle – continuing his swimming career this summer as a coach for Stingray Swim Club, a team he previously swam for competitively. The alum of McKendree University has been a fixture on deck all summer – taking training and participating in swimContinue reading “Caymanian swimmer returns home to coach top local swim club”

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. Missing from the picture: swimmers Alison Jackson (gold – mixed 4x100m free relay), Kyra Rabess (silver – 800m Women’s freestyle/gold – mixed 4x100m freeContinue reading “Sports minister welcome home Cayman athletes from Caribbean Games”