Education plan ‘outstanding’ but overly ambitious

A plan of action to improve Cayman’s schools in the aftermath of a series of critical inspection reports has been described as “outstanding” but “much too ambitious” in its expected time frame, in a consultant’s review.

Cayman Finance CEO promotes financial industry in Europe

Cayman Finance CEO Jude Scott has completed a two-week visit to Europe to promote the Cayman Islands financial services industry and its role in Europe, the United Kingdom and the global financial economy.

More than 1,200 registered for Sunday’s marathon

Organizers of this weekend’s marathon say more than 1,200 people are already registered for Sunday’s run. The 14th annual Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon will start at 5 a.m. on the waterfront in George Town, then around South Sound and return via Walkers Road.

Golf association awards President’s Trophy winners

Isabel Mendes won the ladies competition and Andrew Linford won the men’s championship in the 2016 Cayman Islands Golf Association’s annual President’s Trophy contest at the North Sound Golf Club on Saturday.

Paddleboarders go east this weekend

Some of the island’s best paddlers will take to the water this weekend for the East End Stand-Up Paddleboard Classic. The event features an elite race over six miles on Saturday followed by a barbecue and bonfire.

Cayman defeats Guyana in inaugural cricket challenge

The Cayman Islands beat Guyana at the inaugural T-20 Challenge Trophy at the Smith Road oval last weekend. Sunday’s cricket challenge, sponsored by NCB, included a double header of exciting games.

Sunday Football League Boca Juniors top Luca 4-1

Boca Juniors continue to set the pace in the DHL Sunday Football League with another win last weekend, defeating Luca 4-1 at Ed Bush stadium. They were up 2-0 at halftime through a brace of goals from Giuseppe Coco, his seventh and eighth goals of the season.

Junior golfers tee off in qualifiers

The Digicel Junior Golf Series held the first round of the RSM Junior National Team Qualifiers on Nov. 27. Golfers ages 11 through 17 compete in a series of four 18-hole tournaments to earn qualifying positions on the team that will represent the Cayman Islands at the Caribbean Championships.




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