The Cayman Islands will be represented at the Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships this weekend in El Salvador.
The Cayman Islands Athletics Association is sending a team of six athletes to compete in the championships. The three day competition runs from Friday.
The CAC Junior Championships comprises of elite athletes from 38 member countries competing in two age group categories, Boys and Girls Under-18 and U-20.
Alexander Pascal, 17, the new national record holder in the javelin will lead the charge for team Cayman in the Boys U-20.
Other team members are high jump specialist Ashleigh Nalty (U-20), Tiffany Cole 1500m (U-18), Demetri Chambers 100m and 200m (U-18) and from Cayman Brac, Amelia Gillispie Heptathlon (U-18) and Jonathan Frederick discus and javelin (U-18).
Team coach is Tyrone Yen and manager Elizabeth Ibeh.