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Mar 28, 2018 - CIASA Press Release - CARIFTA Aquatics Championships
Mar 24, 2018 - Tropical Allure Gala presented by Cayman Crisis Centre and Flowers Sea Swim
Tropical Allure Gala presented by Cayman Crisis Centre and Flowers Sea Swim Hi everyone, As part of the Flowers Sea Swim weekend of events, please find below details of Tropical Allure Gala presen...
Mar 22, 2018 - CARIFTA AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIP - CIASA Press Release
Press Release Summons
Mar 20, 2018 - PR 17 - Van Rouwendaal and Weertman (NED) touch home first in Doha's inaugural M
Mar 20, 2018 - CIASA 2018 AGM and Board of Directors
Mar 20, 2018 - 2018 Flowers Sea Swim in Cayman Islands & UANA Open Water Events Schedule
Mar 20, 2018 - CCCAN release summons for CCCAN 2018 in Aruba
Mar 20, 2018 - PR 16 - World and Olympic champions to compete in first-ever FINA Marathon Serie
Mar 20, 2018 - Bolivia will host UANA Water Polo Cup in May - July Juniors in Clearwater USA
Mar 20, 2018 - Panam Sports Reinforces Supervision For Lima 2019 with 500 days to go
Mar 20, 2018 - 2018 Flowers Sea Swim in Cayman Islands & UANA Open Water Events Schedule
Mar 20, 2018 - PR 18 - DWS 2018: China confirms supremacy in Fuji (JPN)
Mar 12, 2018 - PR 13 - FINA and HOSA renew 4-year partnership for Diving and Open Water Series
Mar 12, 2018 - PR 12 - Diving World Series 2018 to dive with new Chinese partner for next 4 yea
Mar 12, 2018 - CIASA 2018 AGM and CIASA AQUATHLON
Mar 12, 2018 - PR 14 - Diving World Series 2018: China stronger than ever
Mar 12, 2018 - PR 15 - Artistic Swimming: China, Italy, Russia and Ukraine go home with gold
Mar 8, 2018 - FINA Newsletter 5/2018: Chen and Daley to headline first meet of 2018 Diving Wor
Mar 8, 2018 - FINAtv streaming information - FINA/CNSG Diving World Series 2018 - #1 Beijing
Mar 8, 2018 - FINAtv streaming information - FINA Artistic Swimming World Series 2018 - #1 Par
Mar 6, 2018 - Aquatic Center International Swim meet in Barbados
[Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) News] - Aquatic Center International Swim meet in Barbados Hi CAYMAN ISLANDS CAY , Here is the News information: News Title: A...
Mar 6, 2018 - Giovanni Linscheer SCM in Suriname
[Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) News] - Giovanni Linscheer SCM in Suriname Hi CAYMAN ISLANDS CAY , Here is the News information: News Title: Giovanni Linschee...
Mar 6, 2018 - Venezuela Campeonato Nacionales por Categoria Natacion
[Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) News] - Venezuela Campeonato Nacionales por Categoria Natacion Hi CAYMAN ISLANDS CAY , Here is the News information: News Titl...
Mar 5, 2018 - Venezuelan Federation Aquatics FEVEDA - Caracas, Venezuela from 16 -19 April
Mar 5, 2018 - CIASA Aquathlon
Mar 2, 2018 - THIRD SUMMER YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Mar 2, 2018 - Pan Am Sports Newsletter - March 2018
Mar 1, 2018 - FINA Open Water School for Officials in Trinidad
Mar 1, 2018 - Your Y February Newsletter! Love Your Y!
Mar 1, 2018 - Hausding breaks China's dominance in Rostock
Mar 1, 2018 - RACE FOR THE CONCH OW in Turks & Caicos
[Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) News] - RACE FOR THE CONCH OW in Turks & Caicos Hi CAYMAN ISLANDS CAY , Here is the News information: News Title: RACE FOR THE...
Mar 1, 2018 - UANA Water Polo Cup in Bolivia: Entries are due on March 1st
Mar 1, 2018 - WPWL 2018: Spain and Netherlands win pool action
Mar 1, 2018 - February 28th deadline for the FINA Aquatics Olympic Support Programme for 2018
Mar 1, 2018 - Barbados Open Water Festival November 7 - 11 2018
Mar 1, 2018 - 119 divers to take the plunge in Rostock (GER)
Mar 1, 2018 - RACE FOR THE CONCH OW in Turks & Caicos
[Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) News] - RACE FOR THE CONCH OW in Turks & Caicos Hi CAYMAN ISLANDS CAY , Here is the News information: News Title: RACE FOR THE...
Mar 1, 2018 - FINA Newsletter 4/2018: Seven hosts ready to raise curtain on 2018 Swimming Worl
Mar 1, 2018 - MaplesFS Leadership Clinic - March 2018 - Topics and Dates
/reczzciasa/UserFiles/File/MaplesFS%20Leadership%20Clinic%20-%20March%202018%20-%20Topics%20and%20Dates.pdf
Mar 1, 2018 - Results for the CIASA 2018 Nationals
Media Partners, Please find attached results for the CIASA 2018 Nationals, along with records that were broken at the championship event. Photos from each day of the four day event can be viewed and d...
Feb 20, 2018 - Ten reasons why Hangzhou is the perfect city to host the 2018 FINA Convention
Feb 18, 2018 - 2018 Cayman Islands National Swimming Championships
2018 Cayman Islands National Swimming Championships RESULTS
Feb 16, 2018 - Notice of CIASA 2018 AGM
Feb 16, 2018 - PR 7 - WPWL 2018: Serbia, Croatia and Spain dominate round 4
Feb 8, 2018 - PR 6 - Argentina's Bertola and Biagioli win home UltraMarathon
Feb 8, 2018 - FINA Newsletter 3/2018: Rostock to perpetuate longstanding diving tradition
Feb 8, 2018 - CIASA Recognizes Generations of Swimmers
Feb 8, 2018 - Officials selection and Qualification procedures CAC 2018
Feb 8, 2018 - PR 5 - FINA UltraMarathon 2018 kicks-off in Argentina
Feb 8, 2018 - PR 5 - FINA UltraMarathon 2018 kicks-off in Argentina
Feb 8, 2018 - PR 5 - FINA UltraMarathon 2018 kicks-off in Argentina
Feb 8, 2018 - Jamaica Has Never Had Olympic Synchronized Swimmers - The New York Times
Feb 8, 2018 - PR 6 - Argentina's Bertola and Biagioli win home UltraMarathon
Jan 31, 2018 - Latest online edition of the FINA Aquatics World Magazine
Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association Dear Friend, It gives us great pleasure to announce that the successful cooperation regarding our common FINA Aquatics World Magazine has been constan...
Jan 31, 2018 - PR 3 - WPWL 2018: Hungary and Spain lead after round #3
Jan 31, 2018 - PR 4 - Chongqing gets ready for FINA Diving World Conference
Jan 31, 2018 - CIOC January 2018 Newsletter
CIOC January 2018 Newsletter
Jan 30, 2018 - UANA Releases Summons for the 2018 UANA Water Polo Cup in Bolivia
Jan 29, 2018 - Thank you email from Hew Family
Thank you email from Hew Family Please see message below from the Hew Family: Dear Michael, We are thrilled to let you know that having now signed a Letter of Intent with Florida State University At...
Jan 25, 2018 - Swimming World Biweekly Is Now Available - Awesome In Austin
Jan 24, 2018 - FINA Newsletter 2/2018: FINA launches series of new Development initiatives
Jan 24, 2018 - Your Y January Newsletter! Happy New Year!
Jan 22, 2018 - Results & Photos from UANA Swimming Cup - Day Two
Jan 22, 2018 - MINUTES of the MEETING of the FINA BUREAU held on November 30, 2017
Jan 22, 2018 - Results & Photos from UANA Swimming Cup - CCCAN Triumphs on Day Three
Jan 22, 2018 - Results & Photos from UANA Swimming Cup - Day One
Jan 22, 2018 - Results & Photos from UANA Swimming Cup - Day One
Jan 22, 2018 - UANA Cup 2018 - Results & Photos
Media Partners, Please see attached official results and links below to high resolution images from all three days of the Cayman Islands Team at the UANA Cup. UANA Cup Day 1 Photos: https://photos.app...
Jan 22, 2018 - UANA Swimming Cup 2018 - Update
Media Partners, Friday and Saturday sessions at the UANA Swimming Cup 2018 have produced some impressive swims from Team Cayman. High resolution images of our swimmers in action can be viewed and dow...
Jan 22, 2018 - 2018 CIASA Awards Gala Flyer
2018 CIASA Awards Gala Flyer Please see message below from the Booster Group: Dear Members, Please see attached flyer for the upcoming Gala Awards Brunch at Grand Old House on Sunday 28th January. ...
Jan 19, 2018 - Summons of the 2018 Jr. Pan American Water Polo Championships - Clearwater FL
Jan 19, 2018 - PR 2 - FINA World Aquatics Convention heads to Hangzhou, China in 2018
Jan 19, 2018 - UANA Swimming Cup 2018 / January 19-21 2018 / Coral Springs Florida
Media Partners, Today, Friday, is the first session for the UANA Swimming Cup 2018. This higher level competition will push Cayman's swimmers to their limits. 33 Countries from the Caribbean, South A...
Jan 16, 2018 - UANA Swimming Cup to kick off in Coral Springs on January 19th
Jan 12, 2018 - FINA Newsletter 1/2018: Onwards in 2018! Aquatics at full speed
Jan 10, 2018 - CIASA Board Minutes
CIASA Board Minutes Dear Members Please find below the link to our website page, where our Board minutes will be kept. We have updated the page to include Board minutes from January 2017 to Novem...
Jan 10, 2018 - Golf Vouchers for sale
Golf Vouchers For Sale Dear Members We have two golf vouchers which we would like to sell: Good for one foursome of golf, including cart at the North Sound Golf Club. Tee times subject to avail...
Jan 9, 2018 - Annual CIASA Golf Day 2018
Annual CIASA Golf Day 2018 Dear Members The Annual CIASA Golf Day is scheduled to take place on Friday 23rd February 2018 at the North Sound Golf Club. We are looking for a volunteer to step forw...
Jan 8, 2018 - 2018 CIASA Awards Gala
Jan 8, 2018 - 2018 CIASA Awards Gala
2018 CIASA Awards Gala Dear Everyone, We are looking forward to hosting the CIASA Awards Gala brunch to be held on: Sunday, 28 January 2018 at Grand Old House. CIASA AWARDS GALA BRUNCH Date: ...
Dec 29, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 96/2017
Dec 29, 2017 - Seasons Greetings & Happy New Year from UANA
Dec 29, 2017 - Your Y December Newsletter! Season's Greetings!
Dec 29, 2017 - FINA Newsletter 21/2017: One year to go to Hangzhou 2018 & Season's Greetings!
Dec 13, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 95/2017
Dec 12, 2017 - Swim Of The Year: Jamaica's Atkinson Picks Her Favorite Performance In The Pool
Dec 12, 2017 - UANA Pan American Masters Championships - Online Registration is Now Open!
Dec 11, 2017 - CIASA - Now Cayman Islands Aquatic Sports Association
CIASA - Now Cayman Islands Aquatic Sports Association Dear CIASA Members During the 2016 Annual General Meeting of CIASA, the members approved resolutions to (a) change the name of CIASA from "C...
Dec 1, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 93/2017
Dec 1, 2017 - FINA Newsletter 20/2017: SWC 2017: World Aquatic Family gathers in China
Nov 25, 2017 - Message from Booster Committee: Movie Screening
Message from Booster Committee: Movie Screening We look forward to seeing you this Saturday November 25, at Regal Cinemas, Camana Bay. Movie: First: The Official film of the London 2012 Olympics ...
Nov 25, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 92/2017
Nov 25, 2017 - Cayman Islands Olympic Committee AGM
Cayman Islands Olympic Committee AGM Dear Members, The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Cayman Islands Olympic Committee will be held on December 14, 2017 at 5.45pm. In accordance with th...
Nov 21, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 90/2017
Nov 21, 2017 - Your Y November Newsletter
Nov 21, 2017 - Team Managers
Nov 21, 2017 - Movie Screening presented by CIASA
Movie Screening presented by CIASA Dear Members, CIASA is pleased to present a Movie Screening on Saturday November 25, 2017 at 11am. (Doors will open at 10.30am). The movie is First: The ...
Nov 21, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 91/2017
Nov 21, 2017 - UANA Events scheduled for 2018 including links to English & Spanish Summons
Nov 16, 2017 - Inter-Primary Swim Meet
Inter-Primary Swim Meet Dear Members, Please find below a message from Coach Ryan Mushin. The Inter-primary swim meet will take at the Lions Aquatic Centre on Friday, December 8th. The timelin...
Nov 16, 2017 - FINA Newsletter - Two world records on final night of Swimming World Cup (JPN)
Nov 16, 2017 - FINAtv streaming information - Swimming World Cup - Singapore
Nov 15, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 89/2017
Nov 15, 2017 - Pirates Week 37 th Annual Open Water 5K as sponsored by KPMG
Nov 15, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 88/2017
Nov 15, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 87/2017
Nov 15, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 87/2017
Nov 15, 2017 - FINAtv streaming information - Swimming World Cup - Tokyo (JPN)
Nov 15, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 86/2017
Nov 15, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 85/2017
Nov 14, 2017 - 2018 CIASA Awards Gala
2018 CIASA Awards Gala Dear Everyone, Please save the date for the 2018 CIASA Awards Gala to be held on Sunday, 28 January 2018 at Grand Old House. We are very much looking forward to this Gala Part...
Nov 14, 2017 - Donations for Lion's Club Food Pantry
Nov 10, 2017 - IOC Honors Women & Exceptional Role of Coaches: Jon Urbanchek of the USA
Nov 9, 2017 - Pirates Week 37 th Annual Open Water 5K as sponsored by KPMG
Pirates Week 37 th Annual Open Water 5K as sponsored by KPMG Registration Form George Town, Grand Cayman: The 37th Annual Pirates Week 5K Sea Swim, sponsored by KPMG, is taking place this Saturday Nov...
Nov 6, 2017 - Pirates Week 5K Sea Swim and Open Water clinics
Nov 6, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 84/2017
Nov 2, 2017 - 29th Annual CUC 800m Sea Swim this Saturday Nov. 4th!
Nov 2, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 83/2017
Nov 2, 2017 - November Swimming World - Open Water Issue
Nov 1, 2017 - FINA Newsletter 18/2017: Strong contenders for FINA Best Athletes of 2017
Nov 1, 2017 - CUC Sea Swim Registration Forms
CUC 800m Sea Swim Registration Forms 4 November 2017 800m 400m
Oct 26, 2017 - Swimming World Biweekly
Oct 24, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 79/2017
Oct 24, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 81/2017
Oct 24, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 80/2017
Oct 18, 2017 - Your Y October Newsletter
Oct 18, 2017 - FINA Newsletter 17/2017: FINA Scholarships Report 2017
Oct 17, 2017 - 2018 FINA Clinics for the Americas Announced
Oct 17, 2017 - Important - CIASA Certification/Membership for officials
Attention CIASA Officials It is time for officials to renew their CIASA membership/certification. Anyone who is currently shadowing also needs to register. Officials who are part of a fami...
Oct 16, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 78/2017
Oct 16, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 77/2017
Oct 12, 2017 - 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods
The 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods has been published by WADA and is attached together with a summary of the modifications. Please make sure that your that your Anti-Doping Education...
Oct 11, 2017 - CUC Sea Swim Registration Forms
CUC Sea Swim 800m Registration Form 400m Registration Form
Oct 11, 2017 - Top 50 NCAA DI Swimmers - SW Biweekly
Oct 11, 2017 - Preliminary entries for the 2018 UANA Swimming Cup is October 15, 2017
Oct 6, 2017 - SWC stars undertake fifth meet of the season in Doha
Oct 6, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 75/2017
Oct 6, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 76/2017
Oct 6, 2017 - 29th Annual CUC 800m Sea Swim
Oct 2, 2017 - [UNION AMERICANA DE NATACION News] - Diving Canada Reports from UANA Pan America
Oct 2, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 74/2017
Sep 29, 2017 - Link to Results & Live Streaming of UANA Pan American Junior Diving Championship
Sep 28, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 73/2017
Sep 28, 2017 - 2018 UANA WATER POLO CUP
Sep 25, 2017 - Important - CIASA Certification/Membership for officials
Dear Officials, It is time for officials to renew their CIASA membership/certification. Anyone who is currently shadowing also needs to register. Officials who are part of a family membership ...
Sep 19, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 71/2017
Sep 19, 2017 - Foster's Food Fair Sea Swim Results
https://www.teamunify.com/SubTabGeneric.jsp?_stabid_=52633&team=reczzciasa
Sep 18, 2017 - UANA's Ed Evelly Named to International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame
Sep 18, 2017 - Mrs Nicole Hoevertsz, IOC member in Aruba invited to join IOC Executive Board
Sep 13, 2017 - IOC makes historic decision by simultaneously awarding Olympic Games 2024 & 2028
Sep 12, 2017 - IOC creates $1 million emergency fund to help hurricane-affected Caribbean NOC's
Sep 12, 2017 - Time Standards and Selection Criteria 2017-2018
Sep 12, 2017 - Heroes Day 2018
Sep 6, 2017 - Foster's Food Fair IGA 800M and 400M Sea Swims
May 29, 2017 - Butterfield Sea Swim Results
Here is a link to the Annual Butterfield 800m Sea Swim results: /reczzciasa/UserFiles/File/Butterfield%20Sea%20Swim%20results%202017(1).xlsx
May 23, 2017 - Butterfield Sea Swim Registration Form
The 15th Annual Butterfield 800m Sea Swim is being held on Saturday, 27 May 2017! Here is a copy of the Registration Form
May 22, 2017 - FLOW Sea Swim Results
Here is a link to the 30th Annual FLOW 800m Sea Swim results /reczzciasa/UserFiles/File/flow%20results%202017%20sea%20swim%20FULL.xlsx
May 1, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 30/2017
Apr 27, 2017 - FINA Youtube Streaming - FINA High Diving World Cup 2017 - Abu Dhabi (UAE)
Apr 27, 2017 - Cayman Swim Clubs Travel to Compete in 50 Meter Olympic Pool
Apr 27, 2017 - FINA Youtube Streaming - FINA Synchronised Swimming World Series- Tokyo (JPN)
Apr 27, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 29/2017
Apr 25, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 26/2017
Apr 25, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 25/2017
Apr 25, 2017 - FINA TV Streaming - DWS - Windsor
Apr 25, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 28/2017
Apr 25, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 27/2017
Apr 13, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 24/2017
Apr 10, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 22/2017
Apr 10, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 21/2017
Apr 10, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 23/2017
Mar 29, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 20/2017
Mar 15, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 19/2017
Mar 13, 2017 - Open Water swim in Turks & Caicos Islands
Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) [Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) News] - Open Water swim in Turks & Caicos Islands Hi ...
Mar 13, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 18/2017
Mar 13, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 17/2017
Mar 9, 2017 - 2017 Massive Open Water Relay
Mar 9, 2017 - Costa Rican swimmer Helena Moreno receives FINA Scholarship
[UNION AMERICANA DE NATACION News] - Costa Rican swimmer Helena Moreno receives FINA Scholarship Hi Michael Lockwood , Here is the News information: News Title: Costa Rican swimmer Helena Moreno re...
Mar 9, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 14/2017
Mar 9, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 14/2017
Mar 9, 2017 - YMCA February Newsletter
Mar 9, 2017 - US Virgin Islands elects new execuitve
Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) [Central American and Caribbean Amateur Swimming Confederation (CCCAN) News] - US Virgin Islands elects new execuitve Hi CA...
Mar 9, 2017 - FINA and MYRTHA to Launch Global 'POOLS FOR ALL' Initiative
Mar 9, 2017 - FINA PRESS RELEASE 15/2017
Mar 9, 2017 - UANA Open Water Championships March Newsletter
Mar 9, 2017 - WADA Director General delivers speech at Tackling Doping in Sport
[UNION AMERICANA DE NATACION News] - WADA Director General delivers speech at Tackling Doping in Sport Hi Michael Lockwood , Here is the News information: News Title: WADA Director General delive...
Mar 2, 2017 - FINA Press Release 13/2017
Feb 27, 2017 - FINA Press Release 10/2017
Feb 27, 2017 - FINA Press Release 11/2017
Feb 27, 2017 - FINA Press Release 12/2017
Feb 22, 2017 - Lifeguard Instructor Certification Course
We?ve got more details finalized for the Lifeguard Instructor Certification Course and wanted to pass them on to you. April 18 th -19 th Starfish Aquatics will be coming down to train lifeguard in...
Oct 12, 2014 - Andrew Smiley Wins the Mott's Channel Sprint in North Carolina, USA
While most of us would not consider the 1.3 mile race a sprint, Andrew Smiley did. Andrew swam the race in 26.07 mins to win the Open Division of the Mott's Channel Swim in North Carolina. The time ...
Oct 9, 2014 - Cayman Islands Special Olympians Set to Compete In North Carolina
Cayman Islands Special Olympics Open Water Swimming On October 11, Open Water SOCI athletes Andrew Smilley and Kanza Bodden along with Unified partner, Lois Moody will compete in the Mott?s Cha...
Oct 7, 2014 - Cole Morgan Wins the Cayman Brac 800 meters
Cole Morgan won the Cayman Brac 800 meter swim held on Sept. 27th with a time of 12:57.78. While Cole sprinted on ahead the race for second was much closer. CIASA president Michael Lockwood and forme...
Sep 20, 2014 - Five Cayman Islands Swimmers Travel to Mexico City
The Cayman Islands National Team Calendar is very full for the 2014-15 year. This year Cayman Swimmers will travel to repersent the Cayman Islands for eleven international events. The first event for...
Sep 20, 2014 - Fosters Food Fair 800 Meter Sea Swim Starts the New Season in A Big Way
Jul 29, 2014 - Cayman Islands Swimmers Close the 2013-14 Year with Two International Meets
Cayman Swimming Travels to Fort Myers Florida for 2014 Southern Zone Senior LC Championships and 15th FINA World Masters Championships in Montreal CIASA, 28 July 2014: Even as the Commonwealth Ga...
Jun 28, 2014 - Catriona MacRae Win's the 10 K at CISC
Catriona MacRac won her first CISC championships today with a win in the 14 to 17 year old 10 K Open Water. Catriona finished second overall. This was Catriona's first international championship for...
Jun 13, 2014 - The 22nd Annual Flowers Sea Swim Will be the Largest Field Ever
When the 22nd Annual Flowers Sea Swim Starts Saturady the 13th of June it will be the laregest Flowers Sea Swim ever! Over 960 swimmers have registered for the One Mile swim on 7 Mile Beach this Sat...
Jun 7, 2014 - Olymmpic Day 2014
May 28 th , 2014 OLYMPIC DAY 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE YES! Everyone in the Cayman Islands can be part of the 2014 OLYMPIC DAY festivities! The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) is thrilled...
Jun 2, 2014 - The Cayman Islands Commonwealth Games Swimming Team is Named
Six Cayman Islands Swimmers will repersent the Cayman Islands this summer at Commonwealth Games. The Cayman Islands swimmers and the events they will swim are: Geoffery Butler 1500...
May 30, 2014 - The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee announces the 2014 Commonwealth Games Team
Cayman Islands at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) and Commonwealth Games Association (CGA) are delighted to officially announce...
May 2, 2014 - The Final Day of Pool Swimming Adds More Records at CARIFTA
The final Day of pool swimming for the 2014 CARIFTA Games saw Cayman Islands swimmers make another 10 changes to the CIASA record books. The final set of records were: CARIFTA Day 4 ? 25 April 201...
May 1, 2014 - Day 2 of the 2014 CARIFTA Games brings more National Records
Day two saw 12 new records for Cayman Islands swimmers at the CARIFTA Games. CARIFTA Day 2 ? 23 April 2014 Girls 11-12 100 LC Backstroke ? Ali Jackson ? 1:13:64 (finals) (CIASA Record) Gir...
May 1, 2014 - More Records on Day 3 of the 2014 CARIFTA Games
On Day 3 of the CARIFTA Games Cayman Islands swimmers broke 7 more National and CIASA records. CARIFTA 2014: RECORDS FROM DAY 3 Girls 11-12 50 LC Breaststroke ? Ali Jackson ? 36:25 (finals) (N...
May 1, 2014 - Cayman Islands National and CIASA Records Fall on Day 1 of CARIFTA
Day 1 of the 2014 CARIFTA Games finished with 8 new Cayman Islands records highlighted by Lauren Hew's qualifying time for the 2014 World Youth Olympic Games. CARIFTA 2014: RECORDS FROM DAY 1 Boy...
Apr 30, 2014 - CIASA's Danielle Boothe Shines for Jamaica at the CARIFTA Games
The 2014 CARIFTA Games was CIASA swimmer Danielle Boothe?s last CARIFTA games. Danielle swims for Jamaica and trains in the Cayman Islands. Danielle plans to attend Liberty University in the United...
Apr 29, 2014 - Cayman Islands Team Scores for the 2014 CARIFTA Games
Final team scores are in for the 2014 CARIFTA Games. In the pool events the Cayman Islands finished 10th with 203 total points behind 9th place Bermuda with 242 points. The Cayman Islands place...
Apr 29, 2014 - CARIFTA Open Water Finishes the Week for Cayman Island Swimmers
The 2014 CARIFTA Games came to a close with the 5K open water race in Aruba. Once again Cayman Island Swimmers finished well up in the standings. The Cayman Island results: 13-14 Girls Katie Klei...
Apr 27, 2014 - Cayman Islands Parents Voted #1 parent's group at the 2014 CARIFTA Games
Day one ended with the Cayman Islands parents being voted #1 parent group at the 2014 CARIFTA Games. Thank You Parents!
Apr 27, 2014 - Thank you PARENTS!
The Cayman Islands National Junior Team and Staff would like to thank all the parents for their great support and energy at the 2014 CARIFTA Games!
Apr 27, 2014 - Two Days in a row???
Second Time is a charm! For the second day in a row the Cayman Islands parents being voted #1 parent group at the 2014 CARIFTA Games. Thank You Parents!
Apr 27, 2014 - Lauren Hew Wins her second Gold Medal at the 2014 CARIFTA Games
Lauren Hew won her second event, the 13-14 Girls 200 Back, at the 2014 CARIFTA Games. Lauren's winning time was 2:28.84.
Apr 27, 2014 - The Final Day of Pool Swimming at the 2014 CARIFTA Games
Day 4 CARIFTA Games 2014 11-12 Girls 400 Free Zororo Mutomba 5:06.99 9th Holly Stradling 5:14.82 12th 11-12 Boys 400 Free Iain MacRae ...
Apr 27, 2014 - Ali Jackson finishes 2nd in the 11-12 Girls 50 Breast on Day 3 of CARIFTA
One of the highlights of the third day of the 2014 CARIFTA Games was Ali Jackson's second place finish in the 11-12 Girls 50 meter Breast. Ali's time was 36.90.
Apr 27, 2014 - Day 3 of the 2014 CARIFTA Games
The third day of the 2014 CARIFTA Games brought more success for the Cayman Islands Swimming Team. Day 3 2014 CARIFTA 11-12 Girls 200 IM Ali Jackson 2:49.15 13th Ja...
Apr 26, 2014 - Cayman Islands 13-14 Girls Medal in the 400 Medley Relay
It has been a long time since a Cayman Islands Girls Relay Medaled during the CARIFTA Games; 2006 to be exact! That streak was broken in the 400 Medlay Relay here at the 2014 CARIFTA Games. The team...
Apr 25, 2014 - Lauren Hew wins the 100 Back
On Day two of the 2014 CARIFTA Games Lauren Hew added to the success of the Cayman Islands Team with a win in the 13-14 Girls 100 back. Lauren's time was 1:07.21.
Apr 24, 2014 - Day Two of the 2014 CARIFT Championships
The Cayman Islands Swimming Team moves into 10th place after Day 2 of the 2014 CARIFTA Championships. Day 2 11-12 Girls 200 Free Zororo Mutombo 2:21.52 ...
Apr 23, 2014 - Lauren Hew Qualifies for the World Youth Olympic Games
Lauren Hew qualified for the World Youth Olympic Games during the first day of competition at the 2014 CARIFTA Games. Lauren qualified in the 50 Back with a time of 31.23.
Apr 23, 2014 - Cayman Islands Are off to a Great Start on Day 1 of CARIFTA
The Cayman Islands Team got off to a great start on Day 1 of the 2014 CARIFTA Championships. The first day's results are below: 800 Free 13-14 Girls Samantha Bailey ...
Apr 20, 2014 - The 2014 CARIFTA Team Departs for Aurba
The 2014 CARIFTA departs for Aruba on April the 20th. Competition begins April the 22nd. Pool competition concludes April the 25th and the Open Water Races are the 26th of April. This year's team ...
Apr 19, 2014 - CIASA Introduces the 2014 CARIFTA Team Captains
Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association announced today that Catriona MacRae and Iain McCallum will be team Captains for the 2014 Cayman Islands CARIFTA Swimming Team.
Mar 22, 2014 - Stefano Bonati breaks the 200 Meter Free CIASA Record
Stefano Bonati lowered his own the Boys 8 and under 200 Free record at the Shamrock Splash meet. The new record is 3:10.11 for short course meters.
Mar 22, 2014 - Stefano Bonati break the 200 meter Free CIASA record
Stefano Bonati lowered his own the Boys 8 and under 200 Free record at the Shamrock Splash meet. The new record is 3:10.11 for short course meters.
Mar 19, 2014 - Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association Elected the 2014 Board of Directors
The Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association held its annual general meeting on Tuesday, 18 March 2014 and we had a great turnout. The members elected the Board of Directors for the 2014-15 year ...
Mar 14, 2014 - CIASA Introduces the 2014 Junior National Team
The Honorable Minister Osborne Bodden And CIASA Vice President Michael Lockwood introduced the 2014 Cayman Islands National Junior Team on Thursday the 13th of March. The Junior Team will compete at...
Mar 11, 2014 - Cayman Islands National and CIASA Records Fall at the Walter Rodgers Meet
Twenty CIASA and Cayman Islands National records were broken during the Walter Rodgers meet in Jamacia. All records are Long Course Meters. 8 and under Boys 200IM ? Stefano Bonati 3:32:37 (previous...
Feb 25, 2014 - Cayman Islands Swimmers Break 23 National and CIASA Records
Cayman Islands swimmers rewrote the record book this weekend during the first Cayman Islands National Championships. Listed below are both CIASA Records and National Records. Day 1 Boys 9-10 50 Backst...
Feb 25, 2014 - National Championship T-shirts FOR SALE
We have a few National Championship T-shirts for sale. We have 20 shirts remaining for sale (8 Adult M; 5 Small; 4 large; 2 Youth Large; and 1 Youth Small). They are on sale for a reduced price of ...
Feb 23, 2014 - 2014 National Championships Results
Full Meet Results
Feb 20, 2014 - Cayman Islands National Swimming Championship
National swim meet debuts this weekend Posted on Tue, 18/02/2014 - 14:18 in Sports (CIASA): The Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association (CIASA) continues to raise the standard for organized s...
Jan 19, 2014 - Olive Balderamos Named CIASA Volunteer of the Year
Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association named Olive Balderamos Volunteer of the Year. Olive is both a pool and open water official. Olive has traveled internationally represented the Cayman Isla...
Jan 18, 2014 - CIASA Names the 2013 Athlete Awards Winners
Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association names their 2013 award winners. CIASA Awards for the 2013 Swimmer of the Year - MALE Geoffery Butler Swimmer of the Year - FEMALE Lara Butler...
Dec 12, 2013 - Stingray Swimmers Travel to the Christmas Open in Jamaica
Stingray Swimmers are traveling to Kingston Jamaica this weekend. The trip to the Christmas Open is an annual event for the Cayman Islands oldest swim club. The meet begins Friday December the 13th ...
Dec 11, 2013 - Stefano Bonati Breaks Five CIASA Short Course Meters Records at Mega City Meet
Stefano Bonati broke 5 CIASA records during the CBAC Travel Trip to the Mega City SC Special November. Stefano's records are listed below: New CIASA Short Course Meters Records: 8 and Under Year O...
Dec 11, 2013 - Treasure Island Swimming Club takes their first every "travel meet" trip
Treasure Island Swimming Club will take it's first every travel swim meet trip the week. The team will travel to Clearwater Florida for the Jingle Bells Swim Meet hosted Clearwater Aquatics. The m...
Dec 9, 2013 - CBAC Senior Swimmers Travel to the Pointe-Claire Meet
Camana Bay Swim Club swimmers are traveling to Quebec Canada this week for the Pointe-Claire Provincial I & II Invitational. The meet starts Thursday December the 12th and finishes Sunday December ...
Nov 27, 2013 - Both New National and CIASA Records At the Michael Lockwood Memorial
New records from the Michael Lockwood Memorial Meet New Cayman Islands National Short Course Meters Records: 13 and 14 Year Girls - 100 Meter Breaststroke...
Nov 22, 2013 - CBAC Age Group Swimmers Travel to the Mega City Meet
16 CBAC Swimmers Travel to Toronto Canada for the Mega City Meet. The meet runs 21-24 Nov., 2013 The CBAC travel team members are: Amelia Black Stefano Bonati Mikayla Corin Amanda Ehman Sabi...
Nov 12, 2013 - Records Fall at the Spooky Splash Meet
New Cayman Islands National Short Course Meters Records: 13 and 14 Year Girls - 50 Meter Freestyle - Lauren Hew of Camana Bay Aquatic Club - 28.91; the previous record was held by L. Butler, i...
Nov 3, 2013 - FINA Champion Emily Brunemann to Compete in the KPMG Pirates Week 5K Sea Swim
Emily Brunemann is the 2013 FINA Open Water High Point Champion. Ms. Brunemann, a graduate of the University of Michigan with a bachelor?s degree in Psychology and currently a professional swimmer, ...
Nov 2, 2013 - KPMG Becomes the Sponsor for the Pirates Week 5K Sea Swim
KPMG Pirates Week 5K Sea Swim to Host International Open Water Swimming Champion, Emily Brunemann ?An Official Pirates Week Event? CIASA, ...
Oct 22, 2013 - CIASA Announces Open Water Officials Clinic
Open water clinic to help Pirate swimmers Posted on Tue, 22/10/2013 - 08:02 in Sports (CIASA): As the 2013 CIASA Open Water Season draws to a close with the 31st Annual Pirates Week 5K, on Novemb...
Oct 18, 2013 - Stingray Swimmers post CARIFTA Times at Pentathlon Meet
CARIFTA times clocked in swim season opener Posted on Thu, 17/10/2013 - 13:06 in Sports (SSC) : The Cayman National Pentathlon, hosted by the Stingray Swim Club (SSC) of Grand Cayman at the Lion...
Oct 11, 2013 - CUC welcomes Cayman Olympian Brett Fraser
CUC's President and CEO Richard Hew welcomed home Cayman Olympian Brett Fraser and US swimmer Michael Vernoia. This year marks the 25th annual CUC sea swim. Brett and Michael will compete in the CU...
Oct 11, 2013 - Coach Dave Kelsheimer named to USA Swimming Nat'l Team Coaches List
Former Cayman Coach Dave Kelsheimer named to 2013-2014 USA Swimming Nat'l Team Coaches List Sep 4, 2013 USA Swimming has listed Team Santa Monica Head Coach Dave Kelsheimer as a 2013-2014 Nation...
Oct 8, 2013 - Get Ready! - The 25th Annual CUC 800 meter Sea Swim is this Saturday
The 25th annual CUC 800 meter Sea Swim will start at 4:00 pm this Saturday, October 12th. The course will run from Public Beach to Governor's Beach. Registration is from 3:00 to 3:45 pm at Public B...
Oct 7, 2013 - Brunemann Takes FINA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup Title
USA Swimming National Team member Emily Brunemann (Crescent Springs, Ky.) wrapped up the overall women?s title in the 2013 FINA 10-kilometer Marathon Swimming World Cup following the eighth and ...
Oct 4, 2013 - CIASA Welcomes New Technical Director
On September 29 the CIASA board hosted our new Technical Director, Bailey Weathers and his wife Sue. Pictured here are Sue and Bailey Weathers with CIASA board members and CIASA Coaches.
Oct 3, 2013 - 29th Annual Foster's Food Fair Sea Swim
Aug 13, 2013 - Technical Director Says Thank You
Aug 13, 2013 - Stay Motivated
Those early morning workouts can seem tough BUT You CAN do it..... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbkZrOU1Zag&feature=youtube_gdata_player Enjoy
Aug 11, 2013 - Coach Brad Hutton Excited About CBAC Move
Coach Brad Hutton, the new Camana Bay Aquatic Club Head Coach, is looking forward to taking up his position on August 25th. After the Canada Games,where he is coaching a Newfoundland Team, Brad, his w...
Aug 11, 2013 - More Records & Pennies For Hosszu and Belmonte
Katinka Hosszu (Hungary) and Mireia Belmonte (Spain) continued to light up the pool on the World Cup Circuit. During the final session of the Berlin leg, Katinka Hosszu swam to a new World Record of...
Aug 10, 2013 - 16yr Old Andrew Seliskar Goes 1:56.54 200m Fly
Andrew Seliskar, at 16yrs old, set a new USA National Age Group Record of 1:56.54 in the 200m Fly at the US Junior National Long Course Championships. He also set a new Age Group record in the 200m ...
Aug 10, 2013 - Belmonte Goes Sub 8 mins For World Record 800m
Mireia Belmonte (Spain) cracked the 8 minute barrier for the 800m Freestyle at the World Cup in Berlin to set a new World Record of 7:59.34. Wow! Conor Dwyer, friend of Cayman Swimming, dipped under 4...
Aug 9, 2013 - Matthew Courtis Leads Stroke & Stride
Matthew Courtis, soon to be competing in the World Junior Championships in Dubai, led the field in the first round of Cayman Stroke and Stride. Matthew was first past the post in 17:16.00 with Greg Me...
Aug 8, 2013 - The $10,000 Finish
A week ago we featured a piece on the website about the importance of a good finish and flagged up the famous finish of Michael Phelps when he won GOLD in the 100m butterfly at the 2008 Olympics. This...
Aug 8, 2013 - Matthew Courtis Prepares For World Junior Championships
Cayman's Matthew Courtis is busy preparing for the World Junior Championships which are to be held in Dubai 26th-31st August. http://www.fina.org/H2O/docs/events/swjuniors2013/info_may16.pdf Matthew, ...
Aug 7, 2013 - 3 More Short Course World Records
The waters of the short course pool in Eindhoven were BOILING as the crowd were treated to 3 more World Short Course Records at the FINA World Cup. Katinka Hosszu destroyed the field in the final of t...
Aug 7, 2013 - 16yr old Caleb Dressel Goes 49.2 100m Freestyle
Caleb Dressel, the 16yr old sprint sensation from the Bolles School in Jacksonsville, Florida, set a new US Age Group Long Course Record of 49.28 in the prelims of the 100m freestyle at the US Junio...
Aug 7, 2013 - World 200m IM Record For Hosszu
As soon as the World Championships had finished some swimmers packed their swimsuits and goggles and headed straight on to the World Cup Circuit. This morning in Eindhoven Katinka Hosszu (Hun) took ...
Aug 6, 2013 - Swimming Hall Of Fame To Get $32m Refurbishment
The Swimming Hall of Fame in Ft Lauderdale is to get a $32m facelift. To read more see here http://swimswam.com/32-million-international-swimming-hall-of-fame-redevelopment-awarded/ Very Nice! For a f...
Aug 6, 2013 - Geoffrey Butler and Coach Ryan Feature On Cayman 27
Cayman Swimming received some good exposure on Cayman 27 last night. A feature on Cayman Swim Star, Geoffrey Butler, and one on new Snr Swimming Instructor, Coach Ryan Mushin. Great to have the supp...
Aug 5, 2013 - Coach Ryan Mushin Is New Senior Swimming Instructor
Coach Ryans Mushin has been appointed as the new Snr Swimming Instructor at the Lion's Pool. Ryan, a qualified PE Teacher and Coach at Team Santa Monica,California, brings a wealth of experience and...
Aug 4, 2013 - World Championships Come To A Close
The curtain has come down on the World Swimming Championships. Highlights of the final session were: Camille Lacourt (Fra) won the 50m backstroke in 24,42 with teammate Jeremy Stravius 2nd in 24.54.....
Aug 4, 2013 - Coach Andy Features In The Missoulian
A nice piece on Coach Andy Copley in his local Montana newspaper, The Missoulian. Always good to have Cayman Swimming featured around the World. Read the full article here http://missoulian.com/sports...
Aug 4, 2013 - Ian & Sylvia's Leaving Do
Cayman Swimming gave Ian & Sylvia Armiger a warm send off at Fidel Murphy's last night. Drinks, Nibbles and Merriment were the order of the evening as CIASA President, Peter Mackay, thanked them for...
Aug 4, 2013 - Lara Ends Sheffield Campaign With Relay
Lara Butler finished her ASA National Youth Championships with a 1:07.47 backstroke lead off swim in the Plymouth Leander's Medley Relay; a time which is just outside her own CIASA Record. Lara has pu...
Aug 3, 2013 - Lara Butler Sets CIASA Record
Lara Butler continued her run of fine swimming with a record breaking swim at the ASA National Youth Championships in Sheffield. Leading off the Plymouth Leander 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay she set new C...
Aug 3, 2013 - World Record For Yuliya Efimova
Fresh from her 200m breaststroke victory, Yuliya Efimova (Rus) stepped up to the block in he prelims of the 50m breaststroke and blasted her way to a new World Record of 29.78. The FAST SWIMMING keeps...
Aug 3, 2013 - Meilutyte and Ledecky Set More World Records
Only 16yrs of age but mature beyond their years, Ruta Meilutyte and Katie Ledecky once again shifted the boundaries of global standards. Ruta, having already set a World Record and won the World tit...
Aug 3, 2013 - Geoffrey Butler Achieves Commonwealth Games Time
CARIFTA Champion and Island Games Medallist, Geoffrey Butler swam to a Commonwealth Games Qualifying Time in the 1500m freestyle at the ASA National Youth Championships in Sheffield. Geoff utilised ...
Aug 2, 2013 - More Gold For Lochte
Ryan Lochte picked up 2 more GOLD medals at the World Swimming Championships in Barcelona. Digging deep to compensate for a year of disrupted training, he held of a challenge from Poland's Radoslaw Ko...
Aug 2, 2013 - Lara Butler Closes In On Commonwealth Games Time
Lara Butler, multi Island Games medallist, raced to a lifetime best of 2:22.37 to make the semi final of the 15/18yrs 200m butterfly and the ASA National Championships in Sheffield, UK. This time is o...
Aug 2, 2013 - Lara is Agonisingly Close
Lara Butler improved on her prelims time and set a new lifetime best in the semi final of the 200m butterfly at the ASA National Championships but narrowly missed the elusive target of a Commonwealth ...
Aug 2, 2013 - Breaststroke Technique
Rikke Pedersen (Denmark) recently set a new World Record of 2:19.11 for the 200m Breaststroke. Check out her technique So beautiful to watch http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/video/pedersen-sets-200m-br...
Aug 1, 2013 - Geoffrey Makes Final & Lara PB's In Sheffield
Geoffrey Bulter, CARIFTA and Island Games Champion, will feature in tonight's finals session at the ASA National Championships in Sheffield, UK. Geoffrey is part of the Plymouth Leander 4 x 200m Frees...
Aug 1, 2013 - Dreams Can Become Reality
Dreams Can Become Reality.....but it often takes belief from all concerned and consistent commitment over quite a period of time. CaymanTechnical Director, Ian Armiger, takes up the story; " 5 years a...
Aug 1, 2013 - Lochte Strikes Gold & Pederson Sets World Record
The question before the final of the Men's 200m IM at the World Championships could have refelcted Ryan Lochte's reality TV show "What Would Ryan Lochte Do?" The answer was to take GOLD and retain h...
Aug 1, 2013 - The Importance Of A Good Finish!
With 8 talented, powerful and fast men all looking to clinch the 100m freestyle title at the World Championships the finish was always going to be crucial! The results were: GOLD James Magnussen (Aus)...
Jul 31, 2013 - Le Clos and Van De Burgh Strike Gold For South Africa
South African swim stars, Chad Le Clos and Cameron Van De Burgh, made their country proud when they struck gold in tonight's finals session at the World Championships in Barcelona. Chad le Clos, nickn...
Jul 31, 2013 - US Open Championships At Irvine
The US Open Championships are taking place in Irvine, Calaifornia from 30th July until 3rd August. To check out the results see below http://www.omegatiming.com/Competition?id=00010D0202FFFFFFFFFFFF...
Jul 30, 2013 - Lara & Geoffrey Butler Hit The Water In Sheffield
Lara and Geoffrey Butler took to the magic of waters of Ponds Forge Pool, Sheffield to open their accounts at the ASA National Youth & Senior Championships. Lara, the medals machine from the Island Ga...
Jul 30, 2013 - Special Olympics Seeks Volunteers
The Special Olympics Committee is seeking volunteers to help out with a variety of sports and activities. Cayman Swimming has a vibrant Special Olympics section which is fully integated for all swim e...
Jul 30, 2013 - Ledecky and Friis Swim Under World Record
Katie Ledecky (USA) and Lotte Friis (Denmark) lit up the pool in Barcelona with a blistering 1500m freestyle. After going stroke for stroke for 58 laps Ledecky stole the edge over the closing 100m t...
Jul 29, 2013 - Ruta Narrowly Misses World Record In Prelims
16yr old Ruta Meilutyte, the Olympic Champion and traininng partner of Geoff & Lara Butler (yes, the Cayman Connection!), gave her rivals an early morning wake up call with a 1:04.52 100m breaststro...
Jul 29, 2013 - Wells Is Solar Powered After Cayman Visit
Wells Johnstone was "solar powered" when she returned to the USA to compete in the Southeastern Long Course Championships which were held in Nashville, Tennessee. 13yrd old Wells, recently paid her ...
Jul 29, 2013 - Lara & Geoffrey Butler Race At Nationals In UK
Lara and Geoffrey Butler, fresh from their Island Games Medal Bonanza, are set to race at the ASA National Youth & Senior Championships which will be held in the magic waters of Ponds Forge, Sheffie...
Jul 29, 2013 - Ruta Breaks World Record!
16yr old Ruta Meilutyte, training partner of Geoff & Lara Butler, set a new World Record of 1:04.35 in the semi finals of the 100m breaststroke at the World Championships in Barcelona. Reaction time 0...
Jul 28, 2013 - Katie Ledecky and Sun Yan Deliver Gold
Kate Ledecky obliterated the field with a deadly combination of speed and endurace to lift the World 400m Freestyle Crown in sub 4 minute swim of 3:59.82 in Barcelona. Sun Yang, long, smooth and power...
Jul 28, 2013 - Lauren Closes Canadian Nationals With 50m Fly
Cayman's Lauren Hew closed out her Canadian Natonal Age Groups with a 31.98 50m butterfly to finish 27th in the 13yrs category. Lauren, winner of the 200m backstroke at the 2013 CARIFTA Championships ...
Jul 28, 2013 - Technical Director Returns To Loughborough University
Cayman Swimming's Technical Director, Ian Armiger (pictured with Coaches Andy Copley and Katie Lambert), is to return to Loughborough University in a coaching consultancy role at the start of the new ...
Jul 28, 2013 - 400m Freestyle Fiesta In Barcelona Tonight!
Looks like it will be fireworks and fiesta time in Barcelona tonight when the Men's and Women's 400m Freestyle finals get underway. Sun Yang (China) the Olympic 400m & 1500m Champion, swam a controlle...
Jul 27, 2013 - Iron Man Lurz Wins 25km At Worlds
Thomas Lurz (Germany), the undisputed iron man of Open Water Swimming, won the 25km race at the World Championships in Barcelona. The spectators were treated to exciting nailbiting finishes as in the ...
Jul 27, 2013 - World Championships Swimming Starts Tomorrow
The pool events at the World Championships in Barcelona start tomorrow. There's some outstanding racing in store and you will receive regular updates on this, your favourite Cayman Swimming website!...
Jul 27, 2013 - Lauren Pops In 100m Backstroke PB In Montreal
Lauren Hew continued her Canadian Campaign in style as she raced to a lifetime best in the 100m backstroke at the Canadian National Age Group Championships in Montreal. Having taken a bronze medal i...
Jul 26, 2013 - Coach Andy Copley Recognised For Islands Games Success
Coach Andy Copley, Head Coach of the Cayman Islands Swimming Team at the recent Island Games in Bermuda,has been recognised for the important contribution he made to the overall success of the team....
Jul 25, 2013 - Latest On Breaststroke & Backstroke Rules
News from the FINA Congress is that the rules pertaining to Breaststroke and Backstroke are to remain unchanged. Although it looks likely that starting platforms will be introduced for backstroke star...
Jul 25, 2013 - Lauren Hew Blasts CIASA Record To Qualify 2nd Into Final
Lauren Hew blasted her own 13/14yrs CIASA 50m backstroke record in the prelims of the Canadian Age Group Championships to go through as 2nd fastest for tonight's final. Now familiar with the pool, the...
Jul 25, 2013 - Big Bronze For Lauren In Canada
Lauren Hew powered her way to a bronze medal in the final of the 13yrs 50m backstroke at the Canadian National Age Group Championhips in Montreal, Canada. Utilising her start, underwater kick and fast...
Jul 24, 2013 - Lauren Hew Opens Her Account In Montreal
Lauren Hew started her Canadian National Age Group Championship campaign with a 12th place finish in the 13yrs 200m backstroke. Racing in the spectacular Montreal Pool, Lauren took out the race in a b...
Jul 24, 2013 - British National Age Group Championships Start Today
The British National Age Group Championships begin in Sheffield today. The Long Course Meet is for swimmers in the 11yrs-14yrs category (age as at the last day of competition) To see how you would ra...
Jul 24, 2013 - Alex McCallum on Cayman 27
Alex McCallum, the Island Games Relay Medals and PB Machine, gave an excellent interview on Cayman 27 last night. Alex was interviewed alongside gold medal winning athlete Carl Morgan on their impress...
Jul 23, 2013 - Brazil Take Gold & Silver In Women's 10km
Poliana Okimoto and Ana Cunha, both of Brazil, took Gold and Silver in the Women's 10km at the World Championships in Barcelona.....a great boost for the hosts of the 2016 Olympic Games. In a race w...
Jul 23, 2013 - Lauren Hew Fired Up For Canadian Age Groups
CARIFTA Champion, Lauren Hew, is fired up and ready to race at the Canadian National Age Group Championships which start in Montreal tomorrow. The meet runs from 24th -28th July and Lauren starts up w...
Jul 23, 2013 - One Year Until Commonwealth Games In Scotland
It's one year until the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. The Games, a multi sport extravaganza, will take place in Glasgow, Scotland and the plans are well underway. To see what's in store ...
Jul 22, 2013 - Mellouli Adds 10km Bronze At World Championships
Cayman swim visitor, Oussama Mellouili, followed up his Gold Medal winning swimming in the 5km with a bronze medal winning performance in the 10km at the World Championships in Barcelona. The medal pl...
Jul 22, 2013 - Seth Chun Equals USA 11/12yrs 200m Fly Record With 2:14.4
12yr old Seth Chun equalled the USA 11/12 Long Course Age Group Record wiith a 2:14.40 200m Butterfly. There isn't footage of this race but on the link below you can get an idea of his technique and u...
Jul 22, 2013 - Sad New From The Faroe Islands
We are very sad to report that two of the team officials from the Island Games, and their taxi driver,were involved in a fatal car accident as they made there way home from Vagar airport. Early report...
Jul 21, 2013 - Alex Returns With His Medals
With a number of Islands Games swimmers heading off in separate directions after the meet, it was left to Alex McCallum to represent Cayman Swimming on arrival at the aiport. Alex, proudly displays hi...
Jul 21, 2013 - Ella Gets Back In Saddle!
CARIFTA finalist, Ella Plunkett, dusted herself off after yesterday's slight blip, got back in the saddle and finished her Irish Age Group Nationals campaign in PB style. As a mark of developing versa...
Jul 21, 2013 - Governor's Breakfast Swim
His Excellency, Duncan Taylor, recently hosted a breakfast invitation swim for his swimming colleagues.... a 4km+ social swim from West Bay Dock to Governor's Beach. Duncan has been a great supporte...
Jul 20, 2013 - Ella Just Outside Lifetime Bests
Ella Plunkett swam just outside her lifetime best performances in the 50m & 200m backstroke at the irish National Age Group Championships held in Dublin. Having already PB'd in the 50m breaststroke, 5...
Jul 20, 2013 - Haley Anderson and Oussama Mellouli Win At Worlds
The Cayman Connection was in evidence during today's Women's & Men's 5km at the World Championships in Barcelona. Haley Anderson, havng used the recent Flowers Sea Swim to hone her race skills, took t...
Jul 19, 2013 - Still Lots Of Cayman Swimming Action To Go!
So, you think you can rest now the Island Games are over?.... THINK AGAIN! We still have lots of Cayman Swimming Action to come. Ella Plunkett continues to race at the National Age Groups in Dublin....
Jul 19, 2013 - Mens Relay The Dream Machine
Here it is Cayman Swimming Men's Island Games Relay Team.....The Dream Machine! Bronze in the 4 x 50m Medley Silver in the 4 x 50m Freestyle Silver in the 4 x 100m Medley GOLD in the 4 x 100m Freest...
Jul 19, 2013 - Cayman Swimming Is Out There!
Cayman Swimming is out there.... We are capturing the attention and the headlines... http://swimswam.com/2013-island-games-b/ Yes, it's about the physical training environment ie attendance, commitm...
Jul 19, 2013 - Another PB For Ella Plunkett In Ireland
Cayman's Ella Plunkett kept her PB record alive when swimming to a 34.47 50m Butterfly at the Irish National Age Group Championships in Dublin. Ella, primarily known for her backstroke, is now devel...
Jul 18, 2013 - Butlers Bombard Bermuda
On a night which confirmed Cayman Swimming as an emerging powerhouse, Geoffrey and Lara Butler headlined the show. Swimming in the 400m freestyle, Geoffrey stalked his prey over 15 laps of the 16 lap ...
Jul 18, 2013 - Day 4 Prelims And Still Doing The Business!
Cayman Swimmers continued to "do the business" on Day 4 (the final day) of the Island Games in Bermuda. Lara Butler is obviously still putting rocket fuel on her breakfast cereal as she raced to 4 Fin...
Jul 18, 2013 - Ella Plunkett PB's In Ireland
Cayman's Ella Plunkett raced to two lifetime best performances at the Irish Age Group Long Course Championships being held at the National Aquatic Centre in Dublin. Ella gained familiarity with the ...
Jul 17, 2013 - Job Done In The Prelims At Island Games
It was a case of JOB WELL DONE for Cayman swimmers in this morning's preliminaries at the Island Games. Olympians and Pan Am medallists, Shaune and Brett Fraser, cruised through to the final of the ...
Jul 17, 2013 - Island Games Medal Table
Cayman Swimming is currently lying 2nd on the medal table behind Jersey. http://www.natwestislandgames2013results.com/medal.aspx?ShowSportMedalTable=True&SportID=16 and Swimming is currently Top of ...
Jul 17, 2013 - Boom! Boom! Time For Fraser Boys In Bermuda
It was Boom! Boom! time for Brett and Shaune Fraser as they lit up the pool at the Island Games in Bermuda. Going head to head in the 100m freestyle and 50m butterfly they obliterated the opposition...
Jul 16, 2013 - Silver For Men's Relay In Bermuda
The Men's 4 x 50m Freestyle relay topped a GREAT night of swimming with a silver medal winning performance. The dynamic quartet of Alex McCallum (24.68), Geoffrey Butler (24.79), Brett Fraser (21.17...
Jul 16, 2013 - Cayman Swimming...What IS Going On??!!
Take Note.... Something is going on in Cayman Swimming.... The signs were there in December...... and confirmed at CARIFTA.... St.Pete was a blast... and now Island Games!!! After 2 days....9 medals 1...
Jul 16, 2013 - Cayman Gold Rush
In less than 20mins Cayman swimmers took 2 gold medals and set 3 CIASA records. Olympians, Shaune and Brett Fraser, destroyed the field in the 100m butterfly, Shaune powering his way to victory in a...
Jul 16, 2013 - More Success Tonight At The Island Games
After striking gold in the 100m backstroke earlier tonight, Lara Butler continues her impressive form to secure her second medal of this evening; a bronze in the 200IM in a lifetime best of 2:20.15 a...
Jul 16, 2013 - McClatchey Takes Second Medal In Kazan
Cayman Swimming visitor, Caitlin McClatchey, added a second bronze to her collection at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia. Swimming in the 400m freestyle she placed 3rd in 4:08.77; going 2:...
Jul 16, 2013 - Island Games Swimmers Progress To Day 2 Finals
Cayman Swimmers progressed comfortably from prelims to finals on Day 2 of the Island Games in Bermuda. Brett and Shaune Fraser qualified as 2nd & 3rd fastest respectively for the 100m butterfly final;...
Jul 15, 2013 - Swimmers Into Finals and 100% PB Strike Rate
Cayman Swimmers continued to fire up the pool during the morning heats at the Island Games in Bermuda. Inspired by Lara Butler's opening swims, Alex McCallum raced to a 1 second PB of 28.40 to sneak a...
Jul 15, 2013 - Lara Butler Opens Islands Games In Record Breaking Form
Lara Butler opened Cayman Swimming's account at the Island Games with a blistering swim of 4:58.79 in the heats of the women;s 400m Individual Medley. The swim was a huge lifetime best and slashed alm...
Jul 15, 2013 - Alex Dakers To Train At Commonwealth Pool
CARIFTA representative, Alex Dakers, is to spend time training at the 2014 Commonwealth Games Pool in Glasgow, Scotland Alex, fresh from gold medal winning ways at the St.Petersburg Meet, will train w...
Jul 15, 2013 - Lauren Hew Prepares For Canadian Age Groups
CARIFTA Gold Medallist, Lauren Hew, travels to Canada this week to put in the final preparations before competing in the Canadian National Age Group Championships. Lauren will be training with Guelp...
Jul 15, 2013 - Caitlin McClatchey Takes World University Games Bronze
Friend of Cayman Swimming, Caitlin McClatchey (aka The Fairy Princess!), raced to bronze in the 200m freestye at the World University Games being held in Kazan, Russia. Out in 57.96 over the first 100...
Jul 15, 2013 - Butler Medal Bonanza In Bermuda
Geoffrey and Lara Butler hit the medal trail from the off during the first finals session at the Island Games in Bermuda. Geoffrey, with his metronomic rhythm and power, paced his way to silver in the...
Jul 15, 2013 - Men's Relay Medal Concludes A Great Night
A bronze medal winning performance from the Cayman Men's 4 x 50m Medley Team topped a great evening for the team. Alex McCallum, who earlier in the evening had raced to another lifetime best and 8th...
Jul 14, 2013 - Islands Games Opening Ceremony
The Island Games in Bermuda is official open! The teams paraded in front an enthisuastic crowd at the Opening Ceremony which was held in the National Stadium and Coral Tomascik was selected by the CIG...
Jul 14, 2013 - Ella Plunkett Prepares For Irish Age Groups
CARIFTA finalist, Ella Plunkett, is currently training with the club team at the National Aquatics Centre in Dublin before competing in the Irish National Age Group Championships which are being hel...
Jul 14, 2013 - Island Games Pool
The newly opened National Aquatics Centre in Bermuda is the venue for the Island Games. It's looking FASTTTT and Cayman swimmers are ready to make the water BOIL! Get Excited! and remember You can f...
Jul 13, 2013 - Straight To The Pool in Bermuda
The Cayman Island Games Team went straight to the pool for a dip on their first monring in Bermuda. After a restful evening and a leisurely breakfast, the team went out to test the magic waters of t...
Jul 13, 2013 - Shaune & Brett Fraser Ready For Island Games
Cayman Olympic Swim Stars, Shaune and Brett Fraser, are ready to race at the forthcoming Island Games. The Games are being held in Bermuda and the swimming gets underway in the newly constructed pool ...
Jul 13, 2013 - Wells Travels Back Home For Championship Meet
Wells Johnstone, a 13yr old swimmer from Tennessee, has been training in with us for 10 days. Eager to maintain her fitness during the family vacation, Wells attended sessions at CBAC and Stingray.......
Jul 12, 2013 - Island Games Team Sets Off
The team for the Island Games set off for Bermuda this morning. Coach Andy Copley, Coral Tomascik, Lara Butler, Alex McCallum and Geoff Butler (pictured) left from Cayman early this morning and they...
Jul 12, 2013 - A 50m Pool In The Sea?
Here is a picture of a rather old pool constructed in the sea off St.Malo in France. (click on picture to enlarge) Many Summer Camps in the USA and Canda have pool constructed in a section of lake too...
Jul 11, 2013 - Coach Jess Heads For A New Life
Recently married, Coach Jess,leaves the Island this Sunday to start a new chapter of her life. With husband Lukasz, she is heading back to the USA. Coach Jess has made a great impact on Cayman Swimm...
Jul 11, 2013 - Caitlin In Kazan For World University Games
Olympic finalist and Cayman Swim Visitor, Caitlin McClatchey, is in Kazan, Russia for the World University Games. She raced in the prelims of the 100m freestyle this morning, went 56.11 and made it...
Jul 10, 2013 - Treasure Island Swim Club Is Affiliated
Treasure Island Swim Teaml is now a CIASA Affiliated Club. Coach Marie, the programme director, said " We are delighted to be recognised as an affiliated club and to be part of the Cayman Swimming Com...
Jul 10, 2013 - CARIFTA 2014 QUALIFYING TIMES
The CIASA Approved CARIFTA 2014 QUALIFYING TIMES have now been published on the National Teams section of this website. The meet will be held in Aruba, dates to be announced. The Qualifying Times, whi...
Jul 10, 2013 - Long Course Competition
The ideal scenario is to mix long/short course training each week but as we don't have this luxury it's essential to get exposure to long course competition There are several world class swimmers wh...
Jul 10, 2013 - Lara and Alex Receive Scholarship Support
Cayman swim stars, Lara Butler and Alex McCallum, are to receive scholarship support as they pursue their academic and sporting dreams. The swimmers, who will attend the prestigious Loughborough Uni...
Jul 9, 2013 - Swimmers Prepare For Island Games
On Island,Cayman swimmers, are undergoing last minute preparations prior to the Island Games in Bermuda. Under the watchful eye of Head Coach Andy Copley (assisted by Technical Director Ian Armiger) t...
Jul 9, 2013 - Beunos Aries Awarded 2018 Youth Olympics
The 2018 Youth Olympic Games has been awarded to Beunos Aries, Argentina. The city beat off strong challenges from Glasgow (Scotland) and Medellin (Colombia) Read more here http://www.olympic.org/ne...
Jul 9, 2013 - European Junior Championships Start Tomorrow
The European Junior Championships are being held in Poznan, Poland and the racing starts on Wednesday 10th July. To see how fast the best junior swimmers in Europe are going check here http://www.ejc2...
Jul 8, 2013 - Jazmin Carlin Put's Demons Behind Her
British swimmer, Jazmin Carlin, has certainly had to cope with the highs and lows over the past few years;injury and sickness forcing her to miss the 2012 London Olympic Games. BUT in true inspirati...
Jul 8, 2013 - The President Warms Up
CIASA President, Peter Mackay, recently warmed up for the forthcoming Board Meeting and Swim Meets on the world famous St.Andrews Golf Course. Fast Golf! We Love It!
Jul 8, 2013 - The Island Games Are Approaching
Our team of Shaune Fraser, Brett Fraser, Geoffrey Butler, Alex McCallum, Lara Butler and Coral Tomascik, together with Head Coach/Team Manager Andy Copley, will head to Bermuda on Friday. The Island...
Jul 7, 2013 - Coach Jessica Gets Married
Coach Jessica married fiancee Lukasz in a delightful ceremony yesterday. The wedding took place on the beach in front of a small gathering of family and friends; another more formal ceremony to be ...
Jul 7, 2013 - Cayman Closes St. Pete With Fine Performances
Cayman swimmers closed the SPA Open Meet in St Petersburg with some fine performances. The meet, which has highlighted the resurgence of Cayman Swimming, saw outstanding swims from local swimmers. D...
Jul 7, 2013 - Cayman Gold Rush In St Pete
Session 4 of the SPA Open in St. Petersburgh saw a Cayman Gold Rush. Alison Jackson opened the proceedings with a Golden swim in the 9/10yrs 100m freestyle (1:12.02) before a hat trick of back to ba...
Jul 7, 2013 - Alex McCallum On A Roll In St. Pete
Having responded magnificently to the pressure of the "last chance saloon" on Day 1 of the St.Petersburg Meet, Alex Mccallum has gone from strenght to strenght. Racing to a silver medal in the Snr 2...
Jul 6, 2013 - $1.56m Prize Money At World Championships
FINA will give out $1.56m of prize money at the forthcoming World Swimming Championships to be held in Barcelona 19th July - 4th August. This amount, purely for the 40 events in the pool (additional...
Jul 6, 2013 - Double Gold and Records For Alison Jackson
Alison Jackson was once again on the golden trail during the second session of the St.Petersburg Open Meet. She powered her way to gold in the 9/10yrs 50m breaststroke and 9/10yrs 50m freestyle; her...
Jul 6, 2013 - Lauren Hew and Cole Morgan Strike Gold In St.Pete
CARIFTA Medalllists and Backstroke specialists, Lauren Hew and Cole Morgan, struck gold on the opening night of the St.Petersburg Aquatics Meet. Swimming in the 50m backstroke they both utilised the...
Jul 5, 2013 - Racing Starts Tonight In St Petersburg
Nearly time to hit the water ! Cayman swimmers will start racing tonight at the St,Petersburg Aquatics Invitational.Meet. and here is the Psych Sheet http://midnightsports.com/2013/20130705spa/Psych.p...
Jul 5, 2013 - Alex McCallum Loughborough Bound
Alex McCallum swam the race of his life at the St Petersburg Aquatics Meet to secure a place in the prestigious Loughborough University Swim Squad. Swimming in the 400m freestyle, Alex went through th...
Jul 5, 2013 - World University Games
The 27th World University Games open in Kazan, Russia tomorrow. The Games ls last from 6th July until the 17th July: the SWIMMING starting on the 10th July. Cayman Swim Visitor, Caitlin McClatchey w...
Jul 4, 2013 - CBAC And Stingray To Race In St.Petersburg
Camana Bay Aquatic Club and Stingray are to compete at the St.Petersburg Aqautics Meet his weekend. CBAC will travel to the meet tomorrow as will Stingray who are currently on training camp in Saras...
Jul 4, 2013 - Chris Courtis Finals At CCAN In Costa Rica
Christopher Courtis made the finals of the 200m IM on the first day of CCCAN which is being held in Costa Rica; his time of 2:20.27 placing him 6th. He went on to finish 11th in the 100m back (1:05.65...
Jul 3, 2013 - Dr Sook Yin Receives MBE
Dr. Sook Yin, pictured with husband Brian, recently received the MBE from Prince Charles. Dr Yin has been the Medical Office for Cayman Swimming for many years and recently attended the London 2012 ...
Jul 2, 2013 - Bahamas National Championships
The Bahamas National Long Course Championships (8yrs & Under to 18yrs +) have recently been held in Nassau. You can check out the results below http://www.bahamasswimmingfederation.com/_m1792/RBC-Nati...
Jul 2, 2013 - Coach Andy Weathering The Storm
Stingray swimmers are enjoying a successful camp in Sarasota. And by the looks of things Coach Andy is weathering the storms.... Remember ..when FAST SWIMMING is around it's always sunny on the insi...
Jul 2, 2013 - Technical Director Applications Closed
Applications for the position of Technical Director have now closed. The Search Committee will now look through the abundant number of applicants to form a shortlist. The process to find a suitable ...
Jul 1, 2013 - GB Selects A Team of 27 For World Championships
Twenty Seven swimmers have been selected to represent Great Britain at the forthcoming World Championships which are to be held in Barcelona at the end of July. There's no place for defending 50m back...
Jun 30, 2013 - Medals and Records For Jackson Sisters In Sarasota
Alison and Sarah Jackson were once again on the records and medals trail at the Sharks Open Meet in Sarasota. Ali raced to a bronze medal in the 9/10yrs 50m breaststroke with a new CIASA & National ...
Jun 30, 2013 - Alison Jackson In Record Breaking Form In Sarasota
Alison Jackson, fresh from setting multiple records at the recent Caledonian Meet, continud this form at the Sharks Open Long Course Meet in Sarasota Florida. Buoyed by a bronze medal winning swim i...
Jun 30, 2013 - Not Good Enough
A positive mental approach can be the key to improved performance... BUT sometimes it's fine to be honest... " It's not good enough" is probably a little direct and harsh for young developing swimmers...
Jun 29, 2013 - Lara Bulter Back Home
Cayman Swim Star, Lara Butler, has returned home to prepare for the forthcoming Island Games which are being held in Bermuda 13th - 19th July. Lara, currently based at Plymouth College in the UK, has ...
Jun 29, 2013 - News Of Cayman Swim Maps Is Spreading!
News of the Cayman Swim Maps is spreading like widlfire! http://dailynews.openwaterswimming.com/2013/06/grand-cayman-open-water-swim-map.html What an exciting initiative! Cayman Swimming... It's out t...
Jun 28, 2013 - New US 16yrs Boys Fly Record
Justin Lynch just set a new USA Boys 16yrs record for the 100m butterfly (long course) 0f 52.75. His progressions of times has been: 13yrs 58.29 14yrs 54.80 15yrs 53.74 16yrs 52.75 Impre...
Jun 28, 2013 - Grand Cayman Open Water Swim Map
The Grand Cayman Open Water Swim Map is now on the website. Check out the Open Water Section on the Home Page. The Map shows a host of swims around the Island for all levels of swimmer with distances,...
Jun 27, 2013 - Swedish Under 17yrs Championships Are Taking Place
The Swedish National Age Group Championships (17rs & under) are currently taking place. You can check out results here http://www.livetiming.se/results.php?cid=1352&session=1?&lang=2 Know the World Of...
Jun 27, 2013 - Stingray To Race & Train In Sarasota
Stingray Swim Club travel to Sarasota tomorrow to compete in the Sharks Open Meeet. Following the meet the team will stay on for a long course training camp before racing in St.Petersburg the followin...
Jun 26, 2013 - British World Trials
The British World Championships Trials started today on Ponds Forge Pool, Sheffield. To keep a track of the results follow the link below http://www.swimmingresults.org.uk/swimming/results/2013/bstria...
Jun 26, 2013 - COIC Olympic Day
The Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) held it's annual Olympic Day at Public Beach on Sunday 23rd June. Several different sports participated in the day, giving demonstrations of their activitie...
Jun 25, 2013 - USA World Trials Start Today
The USA World Swimming Trails start today in Indiannapolis. To follow the action follow the link below http://www.swmeets.com/Realtime/LC%20Nationals/2013/ Fast Swimming.... It's Here!
Jun 25, 2013 - Christopher Courtis To Compete At CCAN
Christopher Courtis will represent Barbados at the forthcoming CCAN. The meet will be held in San Jose, Costa Rica from 1st-5th July and Christopher will be looking to make his mark in the backstrok...
Jun 25, 2013 - 16yrs Old Boy Goes 49.63 100m Free
Caeleb Dressel set a new USA 15/16yrs 100m freestyle long course record of 49.63 on the opening day of the World Swimming Trials in Indiannapolis. He set this time in the Prelims and made finals. Hi...
Jun 24, 2013 - Jessica Long Paralympian
12 time Paralymic Gold Medallist, Jessica Long, recently competed successfully in our very own Flowers Sae Swims and now appears on the Morning Swim Show. Check out Jessica's interview here http://w...
Jun 24, 2013 - Cayman Masters Look To Montreal 2014
Cayman Masters were in fine form at the recent Caledonian Invitational Meet which was held at the Lions Pool. The World Masters Championships will be held in Montreal in 429 days time so increasing ...
Jun 24, 2013 - 2 New USA 10yrs& Under Records
Winn Aung just set 2 new USA Boys10yrs & under long course records: 50m freestyle 27.75 and 100m freestyle 1:00.67. Keep rethinking what's FAST! .
Jun 24, 2013 - Island Games Information
You can find lots of information (psych sheet, historical data, medals tables) about the Island Games by visiting the National Teams/Results section and under the Events section of our Home Page. Ca...
Jun 23, 2013 - Lauren Hew Smashes Records And Is Canada Bound
CARIFTA Champion, Lauren Hew, smashed the CIASA and Natonal 13/14yrs Backstroke Records at the Caledonian Meet being held at the Lions Pool. Utilising her excellent underwater skills, Lauren blasted...
Jun 23, 2013 - Records From Stefano, Finn and Amber
Stefano Bonati, Finn Bishop and Amber Barnes were in record breaking form during the final session of the Caledonian Meet. Stefano looked impressive as he raced his way to a new CIASA Records in the...
Jun 23, 2013 - Racing Goggles
Swimmers should ideally have training goggles and racing goggles (just as they have separate training suits and racing suits) Many swimmers choose to race in Swedish Goggles, they are quite basic,come...
Jun 22, 2013 - Zororo Leads CIASA Shooting Stars Scheme
Zororo Mutomba shot to the top of the rankings of the CIASA Shooting Stars Award Scheme with her 30.11 50m freestyle at the Caledonian Swim Meet; her time giving her a 4 Star Rating in the Girls Born ...
Jun 22, 2013 - More CIASA & National Records For Alison Jackson
Alison Jackson, pictured here with record breaking sister Sarah, was once again on form during session 3 of the Caledonian Meet at the Lions Pool. A powerful 50m backstroke saw her set new 9/10yrs C...
Jun 22, 2013 - Records For Royston and The Jacksons At Caledonian Meet
Stephanie Royston and swim sisters Alison and Sarah Jackson raced to new Records during the second session of the Caledonian Meet being held at the Lions Pool. Stephanie, smashed her own 8rys & Unde...
Jun 22, 2013 - Bahamas National Championships
The Bahamas National Championships are taking place 20th - 23rd June. To check out the results click below http://oldsite.bahamasswimmingfederation.com/liveresults/
Jun 21, 2013 - Backstroke Starting Platform Being Considered
At the recent Russian Championships a starting block add-on which creates a ledge for backstroke starts was tested out. Manufacturers plan to have a similar piece of apparatus available for testing at...
Jun 21, 2013 - Ashley Theaker Starts Caledonian Meet In Style
Ashley Theaker opened the Caledonian Swim Meet in style. Swimming in the 800m freestyle, Ashley set a blistering early pace which gave her a significant lead and the clear water in which to settle i...
Jun 21, 2013 - Aruba Long Course Championships
The Aruba National Long Course Championships were held in early June. To check out the results visit http://www.arubadolphins.com/Campeonato%20Arubano%202013/results%20campeonato%20arubano%202013....
Jun 20, 2013 - Moving Forward Video
Two Dutch swimmers made this short video as part of their commitment to being in Rio in 2016. It was made at the T3 Training Cnetre in Tenerife...a superb facility. Check out the swimming flume whic...
Jun 20, 2013 - Geoffrey Butler Back In Cayman
Six time CARIFTA medallist, Geoffrey Butler, has arrived back home to prepare for the Island Games. Geoffrey, currently based at Plymouth College in the UK with sister Lara, will prepare for the Islan...
Jun 20, 2013 - Emily Brunemann Loves Open Water In Cayman
U.S. Open Water Swimmer, Emily Brunemann, cites Cayman as the most interesting place for Open Water Swimming. She also gives an insight into her training and race strategy What?s the most insane s...
Jun 19, 2013 - Mrs Helen Kilpatrick New Governor
Mrs Helen Kilpatrick has been announced as the new Governor of the Cayman Islands. She will take over from the Hon Duncan Taylor in September. http://www.compasscayman.com/caycompass/2013/06/19/Cayman...
Jun 19, 2013 - Flowers 1 Mile, 5km & 10km Results
Full results from the Flowers 1 Mile, 5km & 10km are now on the website. Check out the Open Water section Cayman Swimming.... It's happening!
Jun 19, 2013 - Caledonian Meet Starts Tomorrow
Stingray Swim Club will host the Caledonian Global Swim Meet at the Lions Pool as from tomorrow. This is the final on island meet of the season and local swimmers are up and ready to go. Fast Swimmi...
Jun 18, 2013 - Coach Dave Goes The Distance
Coach Dave Boot, pictured here with Danielle Boothe, proved "you never lose it" by tackling the Flowers 5km Sea Swim. Proud of his Top 20 finish, Dave demonstrates the power of his guns! Enjoy! .
Jun 18, 2013 - Zsofi Balazs Completes The Flowers Double
2012 Olympian, Zsofi Balazs (pictured left), completed the double at the Flowers Sea Swims by taking the Women's 10km title. Having already won the 1 Mile in style, Zsofi took control of the 10km ra...
Jun 18, 2013 - Pedraza and Wilimovsky Battle It Out Over 10km
Joe Pedraza and Jordan Wilimovsky batted it out yet again over 10km at the Flowers Sea Swim held off Seven Mile Beach. Swimming stroke for stroke over the 2 lap rectangular 5km course, the race came...
Jun 16, 2013 - CIASA & National Records For David Ebanks
David Ebanks took Gold and Silver at the British Masters Long Course Championships with record breaking times. The meet, held in Plymouth, saw David open his account with a silver medal in the 30-3...
Jun 16, 2013 - Canadian National Performance Director Arrives Today
John Atkinson, Canada's National High Performance Director, arrives today to take in the location and organisation of the 5km/10km Sea Swim. John (pictured here with Prince Harry at the London Paralym...
Jun 16, 2013 - Haley Anderson
Haley Anderson, Olympic 10km silver medallist, finished 2nd in the Flowers Mile yesterday and is looking to pop in a good 5km tomorrow. For information about Haley and a informative interview (the 1st...
Jun 15, 2013 - Fine Swimming At Flowers Mile
Almost 900 swimmers took to the beautiful waters off Seven Mile Beach to participate in the 21st Flowers Annual Sea Swim. From tiny tots to the more mature, a great time was had by all as they tackl...
Jun 14, 2013 - Scottish National Open Long Course Championships
The Scottish National Open Long Course Championships are being held at Tollcross Pool (the 2014 Commonwealth Pool). To see how you would stack up view http://www.swimscotland.co.uk/meets13/snopen2013/...
Jun 14, 2013 - Visting Teams Hit The Pool
Teams from the USA & Canada arrived yesterday and headed straight to the pool. World Championship swimmers from Canda took the plunge at the Lions Pool (Heather, Zofie, Nadine) under the direction of ...
Jun 14, 2013 - Coach Brad Hutton Visits CBAC
Brad Hutton, the new Head Coach of Camana Bay Aquatic Club, is paying a short visit to Cayman. Coach Brad, formerly Head Coach of the St.John's Legends Club Team and the Memorial University Sea Hawk...
Jun 14, 2013 - Wikipedia
Cayman Swimming Records are featured on Wikipedia Check them out http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Cayman_Islands_records_in_swimming whooooshhhh!
Jun 13, 2013 - Cayman Masters Target 2014 World Championships
After a successful campaign at the Pan American Masters Championships in Sarasota, Cayman Masters swimmers are looking towards the World Masters Championships in 2014. The meet will take place in Mo...
Jun 13, 2013 - Chloe McCardel Forced To Abandon Swim
Chloe McCardel has abandoned her attempt to swim the 107km from Cuba to Florida. After completing around one quarter of the swim jellyfish stings prevented her from continuing. Chloe, raising money fo...
Jun 13, 2013 - Swimmers Arrive For The Flowers Swim Week
Swimmers for the Flowers Swim Week have started to arrive....with teams from the USA and Canada coming in yesterday. The Flowers Swim Extravaganza kicks of on Saturday with the world famous Flowers Mi...
Jun 12, 2013 - 170km Swim!!
Chloe McCardel starts her 170km epic swim today. Swimming from Cuba to Florida she will swim without a shark cage or bite resistant suit; relying instead on the use of a Hi Tech Electro Magnetic Fie...
Jun 12, 2013 - St Ignatius School Championships
St.Ignatius Catholic School held their Annual Swimming Championships at the Lions Pool yesterday. Friendly rivalry between competing houses and fast swimming was the order of the day. The scores wer...
Jun 12, 2013 - Special Olymics Swim Meet
There was a fine turnout for the Special Olympics Swim Meet which was recently held at the Lions Pool. Good to see so many enjoying a spot of Fast Swimming....and also to see club swimmers assisting...
Jun 11, 2013 - 16yr Old Ruta Meilutyte Makes History
Ruta Meilutyte, a training partner of Cayman's Lara & Geoffrey Butler, set a new European Record of 29.96 for the 50m breaststroke at the Mare Nostrum Meet in Barcelona. Ruta, still only 16yrs old, ...
Jun 11, 2013 - Coral Tomascik In Canada
CARIFTA medallist, Coral Tomascik, is spending a few days training in Swimming Canada's High Performance Centre in Toronto. As a special guest of Coach Ben Titley, one of the World's finest coaches, s...
Jun 11, 2013 - Stingray Celebrates Successes At Awards Banquet
Stingray Swim Club celebrated their successes at the Annual Awards Banquet held at the Reef Resort. Every swimmer was recognised for their achievements and successes with several swimmers being sing...
Jun 10, 2013 - Flowers Sea Swim Countdown
The world famous Flowers Sea Swim is nearly upon us. To see Dara on Cayman 27 click here. http://www.cayman27.com.ky/2013/06/07/diving-in-to-a-sea-of-flowers Don't forget to register.... Get in the ...
Jun 10, 2013 - Cayman At Pan Am Masters
Cayman swimmers William Balderamos, Justin Thomas and Anthony Lyons, travelled to Sarasota, Florida to compete in the Pan American Masters Long Course Championships. All three opened their account in ...
Jun 10, 2013 - Swimming With The Gators
The University of Florida, the previous home of Cayman's very own Shaune & Brett Fraser, have created a focused and positive training environment. Take a look at their indoor and outdoor pools....for ...
Jun 6, 2013 - CIASA Sanctioned Meets
To help with programming, planning and preparation, CIASA has put in place an initiative of Sanctioned Meets. The meets will be Quality Assured as Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3 and a Calendar of Events ...
Jun 5, 2013 - TV Report Of Lions Sprint Meet
A good piece on Cayman 27 http://www.cayman27.com.ky/2013/06/04/diving-in-for-a-sprint Cayman Swimming... It;s out there!!!
Jun 5, 2013 - Nice Pool
Start your day with a beautiful sight... This Pool is in Sydney.... We want one! .
Jun 5, 2013 - Video Of 14yr Old Boy Going 23.47 50m Free Long Course
Michael Andrew, who turned 14yrs old in April, set a new US Age Group Record for the 50m freestyle (long course) of 23.47 He also went 57.78 100m fly You can see the 50m freestyle race here. http://sw...
Jun 4, 2013 - Lions Sprint Meet Results
You can find results from the recent Lions Sprint Meet here http://www.caymanswimming.com/iscisssc/UserFiles/File/Lions%202013.pdf Now that was a well run meet.... whooshhh!
Jun 4, 2013 - 5 Ways To Relax Before Your Next Big Swim
Fast Swimming is all about efficiency and relaxation.... But being "at one" with the water starts long before hitting the water on race day. Here are a few tips which you may find useful http://swimsw...
Jun 4, 2013 - Brad Hutton Announced As CBAC Head Coach
Coach Brad Hutton, currently with the St.John Legends Swim Team in Newfoundland, has been announced as the new Head Coach of Camana Bay Aquatic Club. http://www.camanabayaquaticclub.com/NewsShow.jsp...
Jun 3, 2013 - Commonwealth Games Pool Ready
The 2014 Commonwealth Games will be held in Glasgow from 23rd July-3rd August. The existing Tollcross Pool has been refurbished at a cost of $20 million and is already open for business. http://www.bb...
Jun 3, 2013 - Technical Director To Visit Gator Country
CIASA Technical Director, Ian Armiger, is to visit the University of Florida Gators June 6th-9th. Whils this is basically a social visit, it will also provide an opportunity to observe workouts feat...
Jun 2, 2013 - Ella Plunkett To Race In Ireland
Ella Plunkett, CARIFTA finalist, will race at the Irish Age Group Championships this summer. The meet, which takes place at the National Aquatic Centre in Dublin from 18th - 21st July, will provide ...
Jun 2, 2013 - CBAC Awards Banquet
Camana Bay Aquatic Club celebrated a year of successes at their 3rd Annual Awards Banquet which was held at the Georgetown Yacht Club. All swimmers were presented with a Certificate of Recognition fol...
Jun 2, 2013 - The Treasurer Targets The 10km
Not to be outdone by CIASA Vice President Michael Lockwood, the Treasurer, Adrien Royston, is training hard and committed to tackling the 10km at the forthcoming Flowers Swim Week. He is pictured here...
Jun 1, 2013 - Open Water Section Up To Date
The Open Water section of the website is now fully up to date with information, results etc. Check it out and enjoy! Free Swimming... We Love It! .
Jun 1, 2013 - Puerto Rico National Championships
The Puerto Rico National Championships are being held from 29th May to 2nd June and feature 432 swimmers from 25 clubs Here's a link to the website http:// http://natacionpr.org/events/event/campeonat...
May 31, 2013 - Annamay Pierse ..Canada Shouldn't Accept Mediocrity
Some interesting comments from Canadian Swim Star, Annamay Pierse "I don't think a lot of people in the Swimming Canada world realize how good they can be" and "This is because so many people are happ...
May 31, 2013 - Cayman Islands Olympic Committee Elections
Elections for positions on the Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) have been held and the appointments are as follows: President Donald Maclean Vice President Lori Powe...
May 31, 2013 - Coolest Internship In Cayman Contest
Cayman Enterprise City is offering an internship for 16-25yr olds. The successful candidate(s) will be chosen from the "Coolest Internship In Cayman Contest" You can find out more here http://vimeo....
May 30, 2013 - Olympians Gala Dinner 13 June 2013
Be sure to make your reservation for a great evening at the Olympians Gala Dinner! For this and other swim meet and special events information always check the Events information pages on this site....
May 30, 2013 - A Silver Medal For Olympic Swimming
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) ranking of 26 sports at the Summer Olympics gave Gold to Athletics, Silver to Swimming and Bronze to Gymnastics' rankings based on, amongst other things, br...
May 30, 2013 - Injury & Illness At The Olympics
In a study of 10,568 athletes at the 2012 Olympic Games it was found that 11% and 7% of athletes incurred at least one injury or illness respectively. Women suffered 60% more illnesses that men and th...
May 30, 2013 - CBAC To Celebrate Successes At Annual Awards Banquet
Camana Bay Aquatic Club will celebrate this year's successes at their Annual Awards Banquet which will be held att the Georgetown Yacht Club this Saturday (1st June) A series of awards will be present...
May 29, 2013 - 10 Must Visit Pools In USA For A Swim Meet
Here is a suggested list of the 10 Must Visit Pools For A Swim Meet in the USA. http://swimswam.com/top-10-must-visit-sites-for-a-swim-meet-in-the-united-states/ Do you agree? and Where is your fa...
May 29, 2013 - Osbourne Bodden New Minister For Sport
Osbourne Bodden is to be appointed as the new Minister for Education and Sport. We are sure he will do a fine job and give great support to Cayman Swimming. Lots of Swimming.... We Love It!
May 28, 2013 - Swimming Development Programmes
There are many Learn To Swim/Swimming Development Programmes on Island and as a way of ensuring quality assurance CIASA is formulating a list of APPROVED PROGRAMMES. Some have already applied and are ...
May 28, 2013 - Alex And Danielle Win At Butterfield 800m
Alex McCallum and Danielle Boothe took the Men's and Women's titles at the recent Butterfield 800m Sea Swim; an event which attracted 144 swimmers including Special Olympians from 9 Nations. Unfortuna...
May 27, 2013 - Performing Under Pressure
Do you train better than you compete? Are you feeling pressure to produce results? This isn't unusual..... and here are some thoughts that may help http://www.ausport.gov.au/sportscoachmag/psycholog...
May 26, 2013 - Search For A New Technical Director Begins
The search for a new Technical Director has begun. The four person search sub committee has placed advertisements with the major swimming websites (including our own) with a closing date of June 30th....
May 26, 2013 - Everything Comes Together At Lions Sprint Meet
The Lions Sprint Meet proved to be a defining moment in Cayman Swimming with 170+ competitors, 5 team, superb organisation and officiating plus outstanding racing.....truly a sight to behold! The 143 ...
May 25, 2013 - Special Olympians Swim Clinic
Visiting coaches were treated to a highly informative clinic yesterday morning and this was followed by a practical swim clinic for Special Olympians. Coach Annie from Washington DC, and our own Coa...
May 25, 2013 - Body Building Award For Coach Jessica
Congratulations to Coach Jessica Siegele on taking 3rd place in the Figures Category at the recent Women's Body Building Competition in Orlando, Florida. This was her first ever competition and the ...
May 24, 2013 - Lions Sprint Meet ..Here We Come
The waters of the Lions Pool will be on fire tomorrow as swimmers from Stingray, Camana Bay Aquatic Club, Treasure Island Swim Team, Triple C and Sister Islands Swim Club line up and race at the Lio...
May 24, 2013 - Perceive, Believe, Achieve
Many of our swimmers have made tremendous improvements over recent months so a big WELL DONE to them. However, swimming is a year round sport which requires a consistent approach to training and a rel...
May 24, 2013 - Cayman: The Hub Of Special Olympic Swimming
This weekend sees Special Olympians travel to Cayman to participate in a series of Open Water Swim Clinics before heading to the waters off Governors Beach to race in the Butterfleld 800m Sea Swim. ...
May 23, 2013 - Liam, Caitlin, Joe, Amy and Emma Meet The Queen
Cayman swim visitors, Liam Tancock, Caitin McClatchey (pictured) , Joe Roebuck, Amy Smith and Emma Hollis travelled to London yesterday to meet The Queen. An official reception for all British Olympia...
May 23, 2013 - The Plight Of School Swimming
A recently published report highlights the fact that 40%-60% of 11yr olds in the UK are unable to swim 25m. As part of the CIASA Strategic Plan the target is 100% of 11yr olds and 60% of the total p...
May 22, 2013 - Open Water Suits
Suits used for Open Water Swimming can be different from those sanctioned for Pool Use...BUT...they must still confirm to FINA Rule ie.shall not cover the nec, extend beyond the shoulders or fall belo...
May 22, 2013 - Coach Get Excited!
Enjoy this archive footage of Duncan Armstrong winning the 200m freestyle at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. Think Coach Lawrie Lawrence is enjoying the moment! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eVW_r...
May 21, 2013 - Coach Dave Kelsheimer
Dave Kelsheimer, former Cayman Coach and now Head Coach of Team Santa Monica, had great success at the recent USA Open Water Trials. Coach Dave, a specialist in Open Water swimming, saw 3 of his swimm...
May 21, 2013 - Wet Your Suit
At the recent CARIFTA Championships we advised the female swimmers to wet their suits prior to the race as this would help the suit "stick" and reduce frontal drag....especially on the dive. Here is a...
May 20, 2013 - Butterfield Sea Swim
The Butterfield Sea Swim is almost here and it's all systems go! EXCELLENT coverage in the Cayman Compass today.. http://compasscayman.com/caycompass/2013/05/20/Butterfield-backs-Special-Olympics/ ....
May 20, 2013 - USA Open Water Trials
The USA Open Water Nationals, which also served as the World Championship Trials, were reently held of the coast of California. Race Winners were: 10km MEN Alex Meyer 1hr 54mi...
May 19, 2013 - More Top 8 Finishes In Sarasota
Cayman swimmers wound up the SYS Memorial Meet in Sarasota with more Top 8 finishes. Christopher Courtis and Alex McCallum led the way with 5th place finishes in the 15yrs+ 200m freestyle (2:02.44) an...
May 19, 2013 - Portugese 10km Selection Meet
The Portugese 10km Open Water National Championships has been used to select swimmers for Portugese and Great Britain Teams for the forthcoming World Championships. You can see the results and times...
May 19, 2013 - Finals Placings & PB's For Swimmers In Sarasota
Stingray swimmers continued to rack up the PB's and Finals Placing on Day 1 of the SYS Memorial Meet in Sarasota. Corey Westerborg, recovering from sickness, took 8th place in the boys 10yrs&U 100m br...
May 19, 2013 - Lockwood Leads By Example
A select group of masters swimmers are preparing to tackle the 10km race at the forthcoming Flowers Swim Week. CIASA Vice President, Michael Lockwood, joined them for a relaxing session.....a 3.5km ...
May 18, 2013 - App For Meet Results
When results arent available on Live Timing you can often find them on the Meet Mobile App....the current SYS Memorial Meet in Sarasota is a case in point. The App is free and is a useful tool for a...
May 18, 2013 - Medals and Top 8 Finishes On Opening Sessions In Sarasota
Medals and Top 8 finishes were the order of the day during the opening sessions of the SYS In Sarasota. Chris Courtis, recently returned from a successful collegiate season in Canada, swam to silver...
May 17, 2013 - Special Olympians For Butterfield Sea Swim
The Butterfield Sea Swim will once again attract a contingent of Special Olympians. The race, which takes place off Governors Beach on May 25th, has attracted 32 people from 9 nations who will compete...
May 17, 2013 - Navigating In Open Water Swims
For those swimmers looking to swim in open water events; maybe the Flowers Mile or 5km/10km, here are a few tips for navigating the course. http://swimswam.com/tips-from-trent-navigating-in-open-water...
May 16, 2013 - National Sport Policy & Strategic Plan Approved
The Cayman National Sport Policy and Strategic Plan 2013-2018 has been approved by Cabinet. You can view the newly released document here. http://ministryofhealth.gov.ky/sites/default/files/National...
May 16, 2013 - Stingray Swimmers Head To Sarasota
Stingray swimmers are heading to Sarasota to compete in the SYS Invitational Long Course Meet. The 14 strong team, consisting of novice through to experienced, will compete in a variety of events over...
May 15, 2013 - International Water Safety Day
May 15th has been designated as International Water Safety Day. http://internationalwatersafetyday.org/ To help people stay safe in and around water Camana Bay Aquatic Club have produced their own 10 ...
May 15, 2013 - Bermuda Age Group Championships
The Bermuda Summer National Age Group Championships will take place 16th -19th May. As soon as a results link becomes available it will be posted here. In the meantime happy hunting!
May 14, 2013 - Coaches Attend Dr. Di Bass Presentation
Coaches and interested parties from Camana Bay Aquatic Club, Treasure Island Swim School and Stingray Swim Club were treated to an interesting, informative and enjoyable presentation from Dr Di Bass. ...
May 13, 2013 - Fun & Fast Swimming In Cayman Brac
Fun and Fast Swimming was the order of the day in Cayman at the George Anderson Memorial Meet organised by the Lions Club. Swimmers from Primary & Secondary Schools took to the waters of the 15m pool ...
May 12, 2013 - Lauren Hew Strikes Gold
CARIFTA 200m Backstroke Champion, Lauren Hew, struck gold at the North Shore Invitational Meet in Boston. Capitalising on her success in the 50m butterfly, Lauren stormed to victory in the 13yrs+ 50m ...
May 11, 2013 - Kavanagh and Lauren Take Bronze in U.S.
CARIFTA Champions, Kavanagh Lambert and Lauren Hew, took bronze medals in the 50m breaststroke and 50m butterfly respectively,at the North Shore Invitational Meeet at MiT, Cambridge MA; Kav's time was...
May 10, 2013 - Cayman Prep School Swimming Gala
Cayman Prep held their school swimming gala at the Lions Pool yesterday. The kids certainly had FUN and it was GREAT to see so many from the Cayman Swimming Community helping on the day. A fine time...
May 10, 2013 - Search For A New Technical Director Begins
CIASA begins the search for a new Technical Director as from today. Ian Armiger, the current Technical Director, will step down from his position at the end of July and a sub committe consisting of Mi...
May 9, 2013 - Usain Bolt Wins In Cayman
Usain Bolt won 100m at the Cayman Invitational Track Meeting last night. After wowing students and visitors alike during his whistle stop visit, Bolt took to the track to do what he does best....RUN F...
May 8, 2013 - Lauren & Kavanagh To Race In USA
CARIFTA 2013 Champions, Lauren Hew and Kavanagh Lambert head to Cambridge, MA this weekend to compete in the North Shore Swim Club Team Speciality Meet which is being held at MiT. Lauren and Kav wil...
May 7, 2013 - Cayman National Records
Our Records section is now complete....yahooooooooooooo! We have up to date CIASA Short & Long Course Records and Cayman National Short & Long Course Records. Now let's rewrite the Record Books! Fas...
May 7, 2013 - Silver For Lara & Bronze For Matthew
Lara Butler and Matthew Courtis secured podium places at the South West Youth Championships which were held at Millfield School in the UK. Lara put in a strong second half to take silver in the 17yr...
May 6, 2013 - Geoffrey Butler Takes Silver
Cayman's Geoffrey Butler took silver in the 17yr+ 1500m freestyle at the South Western Regional Youth Championships held at Millfield School. Geoffrey, 6 times medallist at the recent CARIFTA Champi...
May 5, 2013 - Matthew, Geoffrey & Lara Compete In UK
Cayman swimmers, Matthw Courtis, Geoffrey Butler and Lara Butler are racing at the South West Youth Championships which are being held at Millfield School. The meet is providing an early cycle "hit ...
May 4, 2013 - Gene Doping Test Is "Close"
Whilst GENE THERAPY is aimed at curing muscular dystrophy, cystic fibrosis and other conditions, GENE DOPING is aimed at getting perfectly healthy people to run, jump, swim, throw and lift faster and ...
May 4, 2013 - National Long Course Records Coming Soon
We recently posted the Cayman National Male & Female Short Course Records.... and coming very soon will be the National Long Course Records. It's all happening in Cayman Swimming !! whooooshhh! .
May 3, 2013 - Swimmers Just Do It....
More and more Cayman swimmers are getting on the Fast Swimming Train..... Training twice per day (swim + land) addressing area of nutrition etc...and pursuing their dreams of FAST SWIMMING. There's st...
May 3, 2013 - Stefanie Boothe Secures Suit Award
Stefanie Boothe has been presented with a special racing suit as a result of her CARIFTA swim. Stefanie's performance in the 100m butterfly at CARIFTA saw her improve her entry time by some 13.63 seco...
May 2, 2013 - Cayman National Records
Cayman National Short Course Records will be available in our Records & Rankings section very soon. These records are separate from our CIASA Records and reflect times acheived by those with Caymani...
May 1, 2013 - Cayman Swimmers Looking Good
Cayman swimmers are training well and looking good! A few days Post CARIFTA break helped recharge the batteries and get them ready for the next training cycle which will lead to some FAST SWIMMING a...
Apr 30, 2013 - Aussies On Fire!
After a mediocre Olympics (by their standards) the Australians are back in the swim. Firing it up at their World Trials is James Magnussen 47.53 100m freestyle and Cate Campbell with a 52.83 100m fr...
Apr 30, 2013 - irish Swimming
Several Cayman swimmers have an Irish connection and are planning to race in Dublin this summer at the Irish Age Groups. For your interest here's the results of the recent Irish Nationals http://www.s...
Apr 29, 2013 - Emma Hollis Back To Her Best
Emma Hollis, Paralympian & World Record Holder, who recently visited Cayman as part of Honouring Women's Month and wowed everyone with her inspirational story is almost back to her best. Emma, who com...
Apr 29, 2013 - Butterfleld 800m & Flowers Sea Swims
Two exciting sea swims are fast approaching. On May 25th the 11th Annual Butterflield 800m swim will take place and once again we welcome swimmers and delegates from Special Olympics International t...
Apr 28, 2013 - Four More CIASA Records Fall At Highlander Meet
CBAC swimmers took down 4 more records at the Highlander Invitational Meet in Orlando Florida. Jordan Crooks, made it a double celebration; setting new CIASA figures of 33.96 in the 9/10yrs 50m freest...
Apr 28, 2013 - Omaha To Host 2016 US Olympic Trials
The 2016 USA Olympic Trials will be held in Omaha, Nebraska. The venue will house 2 temporary 50m pools and cater for 17,000 spectators. The USA Olympic Trials is a great spectacle.... Well worth a vi...
Apr 27, 2013 - Jordan Crooks Takes Down CIASA Record
Jordan Crooks continued his record breaking ways by taking down the CIASA 9/10yrs 100m freestyle record at the Highlander Invitational Meet in Orlando. Utilising his athletic abilty, technique and t...
Apr 26, 2013 - Proposed Changes To Breaststroke Rules
FINA will soon discuss a proposed change of rules for breaststroke. The proposed changes are SW 7.1 After the start, the swimmer may take one arm stroke completely back to the legs during which ...
Apr 26, 2013 - Swimnews Becomes Swimvortex
The very popular Swimnews website has now been replaced by a slicker, even more exciting website....Swimvortex. You can keep up to date with news from around the world, meet results and world rankings...
Apr 25, 2013 - Joe Sleeps In An Altitude Tent
Cayman Swim Visitor, Joe Roebuck, is now sleeping in an altitude tent...which, by he way, takes up much of his room! Having raced well after a 3 week altitude camp in Sierra Nevada, Spain, it looks as...
Apr 25, 2013 - Cayman Swimming On TV
Cayman Swimming; the history, the development, the people behind the scenes and the swimmers, is featured in a new documentary which was shown last night. The importance of Maples in supporting Cayman...
Apr 24, 2013 - Malaysia Age Group Championships
The 2013 Malaysian Long Course Age Group Championships have just taken place in Kuala Lumpur. The results are worth looking through so you can see we would be competitive in several events. However, t...
Apr 24, 2013 - CBAC Swimmers Set To Race In Orlando
A team of 20+ CBAC swimmers head to Orlando tomorrow to compete in the Highlander Long Course Invitational Meet. The team, mostly young swimmers, will be under the watchful eye of Coach Jessica Seigel...
Apr 23, 2013 - Technical Director Steps Down
Ian Armiger will step down from the position of Technical Director of the Cayman Islands Amatuer Swimming Association at the end of July. Although he enjoys living in Cayman; the location, lifestyle...
Apr 23, 2013 - Congratulations to Collin & Dionne Anglin
Cayman Swimming sends Congratulations to Collin Anglin (Director of Sports) and his wife Dionne (Radio Cayman) on the birth of their daughter. All are doing well. Big Smiles All Round!
Apr 23, 2013 - Dr Di Bass To Visit In May
Dr. Di Bass will be visiting Cayman from 8th-15th May. Di is a world class coach, responsible for the development of many swimmers such as James Gibson (World Champion 50m Breaststroke 2003); she was ...
Apr 22, 2013 - Azerbaijan Gets Water Palace
Azerbaijan is to get a Water Palace....3 Pools......6,000+ seats... http://www.news.az/articles/official/79001 . and... where's ours??!!
Apr 21, 2013 - Brandon Williams Takes CNB Cayman Brac 800m Sea Swim
Brandon Williams cruised to victory in the recent CNB Cayman Brac 800m Sea Swim. Swim long and strong...and assisted by a strong surging current over the closing stages..Brandon outswam his competit...
Apr 19, 2013 - Goggle Straps & Caps
When racing Swim Caps should be as smooth as possible (wear two if you have to) and Goggles Straps should be worn under the cap. This helps aid streamlining through the water...no dangling bits of ela...
Apr 19, 2013 - Sam & Coral On Let's talk Sports
CARIFTA medallists, Samantha Bailey and Coral Tomascik, appeared on Cayman 27's Let's Talk Sports last night. They talked of their experiences in Jamaica, their medal winning performances and their de...
Apr 18, 2013 - New Russian System Working As 14yr Old Girl Goes 2:08.39 200m Backstroke?
It looks as though the new structure put in place by the Russian Federation is starting to work. 14yr old Daia Ustinova took the 200m backstroke at the Russian Nationals in 2:08.39; her previous bes...
Apr 18, 2013 - Coach Ben Titley Talks Swimming At Camana Bay
Coach Ben Titley, one of the World's finest young coaches and Head Coach of Swim Canada's Performance Centre in Toronto, took time out to visit Camana Bay this morning. Ben talked swimming with Coach ...
Apr 16, 2013 - CNB Cayman Brac 800m Sea Swim
The CNB Cayman Brac 800m Sea Swim takes place this Saturday (20th April). Get your plane ticket booked, pack the swimsuits and hit the water. whooshhh!!!
Apr 16, 2013 - Green Pool Delays South African Nationals
The South African National Championships have been delayed by a day due to a filtration system breakdown...not good to race in green water http://www.swimnews.com/News/view/10240 See, we aren't the on...
Apr 14, 2013 - Lime 800m Sea Swim
One Hundred and Nine competitors took to the waters off Governor's Beach for the LIME 800m Sea Swim. Many close races occurred as the competitors crossed the finish line at Public Beach. In the Men's ...
Apr 13, 2013 - What Is Fast?
Great to see and hear Cayman Swimmers believing they can swim FAST. And..getting used to the idea of what is fast....and what is possible... Yesterday, at Australian Long Course Age Groups, a 12yr ol...
Apr 13, 2013 - Ernst & Young Duel In The Pool
The Ernst & Young Duel In The Pool took place at the Lion's Pool last night. Fast Swimming, Close Racing and Fun was definitely on the menu. Initially it looked as though Team Ernst had won the meet B...
Apr 12, 2013 - LIME 800m Sea Swim
The LIME 800m Sea Swim takes place tomorrow at Governor's Beach. Get your swimming kit ready and prepare to hit the water! Splish Splosh Splash!
Apr 12, 2013 - Landon Van Kanel Award
The Landon Van Kanel Memorial Trophy, awarded to the 11/12yr old boy who wins the 200m & 400m freestyle at CARIFTA was presented to Damon St Prix of Barbados. You can read more about Landon and Damo...
Apr 11, 2013 - Island Games Schedule Of Events
Preparations for the Island Games are well underway and the recently selected team is fired up and ready to undertake a geat training cycle.. FAST SWIMMING is just around the corner! Here;s the schedu...
Apr 11, 2013 - French & Italian World Trials Underway
The French and Italian Federations are holding their World Championships Trials at this moment Results can be found here. http://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/results/published/11857.asp ah oui! and h...
Apr 10, 2013 - Scottish Age Group Championships
NOW...here is a meet 10yr olds + where the depth isnt that great. We could hold our own here http://www.swimscotland.co.uk/meets13/snags2013/index.htm Learn what's out there in terms of competition ...
Apr 10, 2013 - Island Games Selection
The Cayman Team for the forthcoming Island Games In Bermuda The 6 strong team consists of Shaune Fraser Lara Butler Brett Fraser Coral Tomascik Geoffrey Butler Alex Mc...
Apr 10, 2013 - 14yr Old Boy Swim 50.8 100m Free (long course)
At the Australian Long Course Age Groups in Adelaide a 14yr old boy just went 50.86 100 free (24.61/26.25) http://www.swimnews.com/News/view/10208 Yesterday a 13 yr old girl went 2:12. 200m back.......
Apr 9, 2013 - Backstroke Finish Keeping It Legal
The law relating to backstroke finishes can be somewhat ambiguous and open to interpretation. Here is an explanation and plus examples of what's allowed and what isnt. http://legalswim.blogspot.com/20...
Apr 8, 2013 - Australian Age Group Championships
The Australian Age Group Championships are being held in Adelaide. These are the kind of times we can swim......no question....... Perceive it...Believe It...Achieve It Check out a report on some of...
Apr 8, 2013 - Coach Ben Titley Visits Cayman
One of the World's finest coaches, Ben Titley, will be visiting Cayman this week. Ben, and Technical Director Ian Armiger, worked together at Loughborough University for 15yrs and during this time Coa...
Apr 7, 2013 - Canadian Worlds Team Announced
The Canadian World Trials have concluded in Victoria and the team for the World Championships in Barcelona has been announced. The Team is: The Canadian team for the 2013 FINA World Championships:...
Apr 5, 2013 - Danielle Takes 5 CARIFTA Medals
Danielle Boothe returned from CARIFTA with a slightly heavier bag than when she left! Representing Jamaica at CARIFTA, Danielle raced to haul of 5 medals and 6 final placings. She swam a well paced ra...
Apr 5, 2013 - CARIFTA Team In The News
The CARIFTA Team received a rapturous welcome at the airport yesterday. The team also features in today's Cayman Compass. http://compasscayman.com/caycompass/2013/04/05/Swimmers-earn-three--CARIFTA-go...
Apr 5, 2013 - Caitlin McClatchey Article
Caitlin McClatchey has recently written an article for the City of Leeds Tourist Board in the UK. The article entitled Caitlin's City is written through the eyes of a 10yr old girl. http://www.visitle...
Apr 4, 2013 - Brett Fraser Sends Message To CARIFTA Swimmers
It was GREAT to see Shaune Fraser supporting the team at CARIFTA. Unfortunately Brett couldn't make it to Jamaica BUT he was following the results and has sent the followiing message Congratulati...
Apr 4, 2013 - CARIFTA Team Finishes 9th
The 2013 Cayman CARIFTA Team finished 9th on the Top Team Points Table (10th on the medals table) http://www.swimjamaica.com/CARIFTA_2013/Results/CARIFTA%202013%20TeamScores.pdf This is a reflection o...
Apr 4, 2013 - Canadian World Trials
The Canadian World Trials are taking place in Victoria. You can follow the results here https://swimming.ca/liveresults/2013worldtrials/
Apr 4, 2013 - Swimmers Return From CARIFTA
The Cayman Swimming Team return home today after a 10 day Campaign and a 14 medal haul at the CARIFTA Championships. At the outset the measures of success would be: PB's, improved ranking position, fi...
Apr 3, 2013 - Butler Hits 6 For 6
Geoffrey Butler took his CARIFTA medal count to 6 after solid 5km sea swim. Geoffrey, having already medalled in the 200m/400m/1500m Freestyle and 200m/400m Individual Medley, tackled the 5km Open Wat...
Apr 3, 2013 - Cayman Close Out Pool Swimming With Another 4 Medals
Cayman swimmers finished their pool campaign in style by taking 4 medals on the closing session. Geoffrey Butler swam a superbly paced race to take silver in the 15/17yrs 400m freestyle in a lifetime ...
Apr 1, 2013 - Geoffrey Butler Makes It 4 for 4
Geoffrey Butler continued his medal winning ways at the CARIFTA Championships in Jamaica but sneaking a silver medal in the 15/17yrs 200m Individual Medley. Day 3 looked like being a quieter day for ...
Mar 31, 2013 - Lara Butler Takes Down Record and Danielle Boothe Medals At CARIFTA
Lara Butler continued her fine form at the Sheffield Premier Meet in the UK by taking down the CIASA Senior 100m backstroke record. Her time of 1:07.26 eclipsed the previous record which was set in 20...
Mar 31, 2013 - 5 Medal Haul On Day 2 At CARIFTA
Cayman swimmers took 5 medals on the second night of competition in Jamaica. Samantha Bailey opened the proceedings with a well earned bronze in the 11/12ys 100m backstroke before Coral Tomascik rac...
Mar 31, 2013 - Cayman Swimming Keeps on Rolling At CARIFTA
The Cayman Fast Swimming Train just keeps on rolling at CARIFTA. In today's Prelims the PB's came huge and strong; the team once again sitting on over a 90% PB strike rate. The spectators and supporte...
Mar 30, 2013 - Swimmers Strike CARIFTA Gold On Opening Day
The opening day of the CARIFTA Championships in Jamaica saw Cayman swimmers reccord a host of huge PB's, set CIASA Records, make finals and strike GOLD! The morning session of Prelims saw almost every...
Mar 30, 2013 - Lara Butler Set CIASA Record in UK
UK based, Lara Butler swam to a new CIASA Long Course Record of 2:26.09 in the 200m IM at the Sheffield Premier Meet. Alex McCallum,also competing at the meet, raced to a full house of lifetime best p...
Mar 30, 2013 - Gold and CIASA Record For Danielle Boothe
Danielle Boothe, representing Jamaica at CARIFTA, raced to GOLD as part of their 15/17yrs 4 x 100m freestyle relay; she also placed 4th in the 50m backstroke, equaling the CIASA record of 32.22 she se...
Mar 30, 2013 - CARIFTA Live Results
It's SHOWTIME!!! We are about to hit the water in sunny Jamaica. Follow the action live http://www.swimjamaica.com/CARIFTA_2013/LiveResults/index.htm Get behind your team! Fast Swimming... We Love It!...
Mar 29, 2013 - Alex McCallum & Lara Butler Race In UK
Cayman swimmers, Alex McCallum and Lara Butler, will race at the Sheffield Premier Meet this weekend. The meet, one of the UK's most prestigious competitions, will feature a host of fine swimmes and w...
Mar 29, 2013 - Final Touches Before CARIFTA Showtime
Cayman swimmers put the final touches to their CARITA preparations this morning. A loosen in the pool, relay takeovers and team cheers (pictured) were all part of the preparations as the buoyant tea...
Mar 28, 2013 - NCAA Div 1 Men's Swimming Final Starts Today
The Men's NCAA Div 1 Final starts today in Indianapolis. The swim extravaganza, held in a 25yd pool, will feature the USA's Top Collegiate Swimmers. and the swimming will be FAST..(especially the star...
Mar 28, 2013 - A Little Downtime In Jamaica
CARIFTA swimmers used a little downtime yesterday to take in some sightseeing. Away from their busy schedule in the pool, the swimmers went to Port Royal, a site of historical interest. Some relaxatio...
Mar 27, 2013 - CARIFTA Countdown In Jamaica
The Cayman CARIFTA Team 2013 has enjoyed another pre meet session. Swimmers worked with Coaches Ian Armiger, Katie Lambert and Andy Copley in the 50m competition pool to hone their race skills, race...
Mar 27, 2013 - The Only Disability In Life Is A Negative Attitude
Following on from the recent visit by Emma Hollis (Paralympian) here's a very appropriate piece which highlights the Power of a Positive Attitude http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wd89IydtXyk&feature=you...
Mar 26, 2013 - Sport Is Important, Swimming Is Important
If you think Sport is Important you will enjoy this article on Sue Campbell (UK Sport) http://m.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/mar/25/baroness-sue-campbell-uk-sport and Swimming Is Important (check out the...
Mar 26, 2013 - Emma Hollis Heads Home
After a successful visit, Paralympian Emma Hollis is heading home to the UK. Emma, a guest of the Dept of Sport for Honouring Women's Month, made an impact on all who met her during a series of talks ...
Mar 26, 2013 - CARIFTA Team Arrives In Jamaica
The 18 strong Cayman CARIFTA Team has arrived safely in Jamaica and after checking into the hotel headed to the pool for a swim session. The team, getting valuable long course practise before the meet...
Mar 24, 2013 - Butler & Hollis Take Honours At CBAC Sea Swim
Geoffrey Butler returned from his UK base just in time to take to the waters for the Camana Bay Aquatic Club 800m Sea Swim. Anxious to get a little Open Water action in before he heads to CARIFTA, G...
Mar 24, 2013 - CARIFTA Preparations On Track
CARIFTA preparations for the Cayman Swim Team are on track. Yesterday, the second and final Team Training session was held at the Camana Bay Pool with Coaches Ian Armiger, Kate Lambert and Andy Copley...
Mar 23, 2013 - CBAC 200m/800m Sea Swim
The final Sea Swim in the CBAC series,the 200m/800m event will be held today at Governors Beach. Registration is from 2.00pm - 2.45pm and the action kicks off at 3.00pm. Visiting Paralympian, Emma Hol...
Mar 23, 2013 - CARIFTA Psych Sheet
The Psych Sheet for the forthcoming CARIFTA Championships is out now. www.swimjamaica.com/CARIFTA_2013/CARIFTA2013%20Psych.pdf Remember...the Entry List isnt the Result Sheet...if it was we wouldnt bo...
Mar 22, 2013 - Meets Around The World
Always good to check out the swim action around he world. In Singapore the Age Group Championships are taking place 8yr olds + http://www.swimming.org.sg/swmcompetition_local-2013_SNAG.html In Ital...
Mar 22, 2013 - Emma Hollis Interview On Cayman 27
At then end of a busy day which consisted of school visits to Clifton Hunter High and John Gray High, visiting Paralympian, Emma Hollis, swam a 2hr workout and then appeared on Let's Talk Sports. Also...
Mar 21, 2013 - Two Sporting Legends Visiting Cayman Today
Hugh Porter and Anita Lonsborough, two sporting legends from the 1960's, are cruising into Cayman today. Hugh, a 4 Times Individual Pursuit World Cycling Champion and Anita, the Olympic 200m Breaststr...
Mar 20, 2013 - AGM and New Board
The CIASA AGM was held last night at St.Ignatius School. Comprehensive Reports with pertinent questions ensued. The following Officers and Directors were appointed on the night. President ...
Mar 20, 2013 - Emma Hollis on Radio
Visiting Parlaympian, Emma Hollis, featured twice on Radio Cayman yesterday. Emma gave two entertaining and inspirational interviews; one on the Talk Today Show (12.00) and one on Let's Talk Sports (8...
Mar 20, 2013 - Alex McCallum In The UK
Alex McCallum is enjoying himself on training camp at Loughborough University. Alex, who will be studying and swimming at Loughborough University from this September, is braving the snow and freezing ...
Mar 20, 2013 - Emma at CBAC and Swimming With The Governor
Emma Hollis, double world record holder (S8) and 9 times European Medallist. gave a short presentation to CBAC swimmers last night before giving them a practical demonstration of her stroke and turnin...
Mar 19, 2013 - Emma Talks To Local Swimmers
Visting Paralympian, Emma Hollis (pictured when breaking a world record), gave an inspirational and enlightening talk to local swimmers before joining them for a 2hr workout. Outlining her journey to ...
Mar 19, 2013 - CIASA AGM Takes Place Tonight
The CIASA AGM is being held tonight at St.Ignatius School and starts at 7.00 pm. Annual Reports will be delivered and there will be an election of Officers and Directors. Pop along and get involved!
Mar 18, 2013 - Emma Hollis In The Swim
Visiting Paralympian, Emma Hollis, was soon in the swim. Emma, Double World Record Holder, arrived on Saturday evening and was in the pool on Sunday morning for a 2hr workout. After another 2hr practi...
Mar 18, 2013 - Dolphin Kick Underwater...The 5th Stroke
For all of you who appreciate a bit of yards action. Here's a link to an interview with a 14yr old boy who just set a new US Age Group Record for 100yds backstroke of 48.7...he can kick 22 secs for ...
Mar 17, 2013 - National Team Training ..A Huge Success
The Cayman Team bound for CARIFTA came together for the first of their Team Building sessions in the pool...and a it turned out to be a huge success. The team took part in pre pool and 'in water' ac...
Mar 17, 2013 - Fun, Frolics and Fast Swimming At Shamrock Splash
Fun, Frolics an Fast Swimming were on tap at the Shamrock Splash Invitational...(Coach Katie and the swimmers are pictured providing a little entertainment during the interval) The meet, organised by ...
Mar 16, 2013 - CARIFTA Team Building
CARIFTA swimmers recently gathered for a Team Building evening. In adddition to delicous 'healthy option" food, the swimmers were treated to a variety of team games hosted by Coach Andy (that well k...
Mar 16, 2013 - Coach Paula In The News
Coach Paula Swaby is in the news. An excellent article on the life, times and successes of Coach Paula's time in swimming.....and the many children she has helped over the years http://www.compasscaym...
Mar 15, 2013 - South American Age Group Championship, Chile
The South America Age Group Championships (long course) are being held in Valparaiso, Chile 14th -17th March. The results are available here http://www.fechida.cl/?cat=171 The website takes a bit of n...
Mar 15, 2013 - Michael Lockwood Is Called To The Bar
The Vice President of CIASA ..and swimmer extraordinaire...Michael Lockwood, was recently "called to the bar". Michael,who works for Ogier, is now a fully qualified Lawyer. Congratulations to Michael ...
Mar 14, 2013 - CIASA Approved Programmes Scheme Is Launched
CIASA has launched the CIASA Approved Programmes (CAPs) scheme. The initiative has been introduced to recognise quality Learn To Swim Programmes and to acknowledge the important role they play in a sw...
Mar 14, 2013 - CBAC Shamrock Splash
The Shamrock Splash Invitational will be hosted by Camana Bay Aquatic Club this Saturday (16th March). The meet, catering for swimmers in the 10yrs & under category, provides an exciting opportunity f...
Mar 13, 2013 - Matthew Courtis & Danielle Boothe Selected For CARIFTA
Matthew Courtis & Danielle Boothe have been selected to atttend the CARIFTA Championships in Jamaica. Matthew (Stingray Swim Club) will represent Barbados and Danielle (Camana Bay Aquatic Club) will...
Mar 13, 2013 - Island Games Bermuda
The Island Games will be held in Bermuda 13th - 19th July. http://natwestislandgames2013.com/index.html Entries are due mid April so CARIFTA will be the last chance for swimmers to post Quaifying Time...
Mar 12, 2013 - Flowers Sea Swim
Arrangements for the 2013 Flowers Sea Swim are now well underway. in addtion to the world famous 1 mile on 15th June there is also an opportunity to compete over 5km/10km on 17th June. What an extrava...
Mar 12, 2013 - CARIFTA Countdown
The CARIFTA countdown for our team has begun. Entries were submitted last week, travel and accommodation plans finalised, kit due to arrive and team buildng + training sessions planned.....it's all sy...
Mar 11, 2013 - 25 CIASA Records
There have been 25 New CIASA Records set since September 2012! WELL DONE to all swimmers and coaches.... Great Stuf!!
Mar 11, 2013 - Alex McCallum Heads To Loughborough
Alex McCallum (pictured) travels to the UK tomorrow for a 3 week training camp at Loughborough University Alex, who will study Business & Finance at the university from September, will train alongside...
Mar 10, 2013 - CBAC 200m/600m Sea Swim Runs Smoothly
The Camana Bay Aquatic Club 200m/600m Sea Swim, postponed from last week, went smoothly and attracted a good spread of swimmers. The event, held at Governors Beach, is the second in the Open Water ser...
Mar 9, 2013 - Age Groups in Poland and UK
Younger swimmers are showing their talents in Poland and the UK. The 16yr olds swmmers in Poland are racing short course in Krakow http://live.omegatiming.eu/wisnia/2013/03_10_gliwice/index_us.html# w...
Mar 9, 2013 - Central American Games
The Central American Games are underway in San Jose, Costa Rica. The swimming takes place March 12th - 17th and you can keep track of the results here http://www.sanjose2013.com/app/cms/www/index.php ...
Mar 7, 2013 - Anti Doping Presentation
James Myles of the Cayman Islands Olympic Committe gave an insighful and well received presentation on Anti Doping to our CARIFTA Qualifiers. The succinct and informative presentation covered all aspe...
Mar 6, 2013 - CBAC Sea Swim Rescheduled For This Weekend
The 200m/600m CBAC Sea Swim which was cancelled last Saturday has now been rescheduled for this Saturday (9th march). The event takes place at Governor's Beach and full details are available here http...
Mar 3, 2013 - CBAC 200m/600m Sea Swim Postponed
Due to unusually inclement weather conditions and stormy seas, the planned CBAC 200m/600m Sea Swim was postponed. The decision was taken in the interest of swimmer safety and the rescheduled date will...
Mar 1, 2013 - Cayman Swimming Visitors Race In Marseilles
Cayman Swimming visitors, Liam Tancock and Amy Smith are currently racing in Marseilles, France. You can follow their progress below http://www.liveffn.com/cgi-bin/resultats.php?competition=6577&langu...
Mar 1, 2013 - CBAC Sea Swim This Weekend
Camana Bay Aqauatic Club is hosting another of their successful Sea Swims this Saturday. The second in the series features the popular 200m lollipop dash and is followed by a 600m event. The event tak...
Mar 1, 2013 - Progression Of Olympic Qualifying Times
To see how Olympic Qualifying Times have progressed 2000 - 2012 follow the link below http://waterborncgalev2.blogspot.com/ Quite interesting!
Feb 28, 2013 - Caitlin McClatchey Going For 4th Olympics?
Recent Cayman Swimming visitor, Caitlin McClatchey, is talking about going to a 4th Olympics... http://swimswam.com/caitlin-mcclatchey-looks-forward-to-the-future/ Interesting!
Feb 28, 2013 - FAST AGE GROUP SWIMMING
We are getting faster and faster...... Set your targets high..... Take a look at the USA Age Group Long Course Records..... http://www.usaswimming.org/DesktopDefault.aspx?TabId=1480&Alias=Rainbow&Lang...
Feb 27, 2013 - Record Breakers To Get Certificates
Swimmers who break CIASA Records will be awarded a Certficate of Recongnition to mark their achievement. Records set from 1st January 2013 will be marked with the coveted awards (see example) and swim...
Feb 26, 2013 - CARIFTA Team Is Announced
CARIFTA Qualifiers 2013 The Cayman Islands Amatuer Swimming Association announced the 18 strong team which will represent the Nation at the forthcoming CARIFTA Championships which are to be held i...
Feb 26, 2013 - New Zealand Age Groups Start Today
The New Zealand Long Course Age Group Championships started today. Always good to keep a track of how fast other swimmers are going. http://swimmingnz.org.nz/results/?mt_id=70 enjoy!
Feb 24, 2013 - Three More Records Fall At Pete Ribbins Meet
Three more CIASA Records fell on the final day of the Pete Ribbins Memorial Meet held at the Lions Pool. Stephanie Royston, fresh from setting records in the 200m free and 100m butterfly, completed ...
Feb 23, 2013 - Swimmers Hit PB Trail Yet Again..and Stephanie Smashes CIASA Records
Cayman swimmers once again delivered a host of lifetime best performances at the Pete Ribbins Memorial Short Course Meet held at The Lions Pool. Stephanie Royston,pictured modelling Liam Tancock's Wor...
Feb 22, 2013 - Chris Courtis Blasts 100m Back PB
Local swimmer, Christopher Courtis, annihilated his 100m backstroke lifetime best at the Canadian Interuniversities Championships in Calgary. Fresh from his success in yesterday's 50m backstroke, Chri...
Feb 21, 2013 - Lights Out Swimming At Pete Ribbins Meet
It was definitely a case of "lights out" during the Pete Ribbins Memorial Meet but not in the traditional sense. The opening events progressed without a hitch but during the anticipated 1500m frees...
Feb 21, 2013 - Christopher Courtis At Canadian Inter Universities
Christopher Courtis opened his account at the Canadian Inter Universities Championships in Calgary with a lifetime best performance. Racing in the 50m backstroke; Chris blasted his way to a 26.54 time...
Feb 20, 2013 - Coach Darren & Treasure Island Open Water Class
Coach Darren Mew, GB Olympian and Treasure Island Swim School Coach, provides various opportunities for swimmers of all ages to participate in Open Water familiarisation. Darren, pictured with a group...
Feb 20, 2013 - Pete Ribbins Short Course Action
Fresh from successes at the recent Walter Rodgers Meet in Jamaica, Cayman Swimmers now have the opportunity to come off Long Course racing, bounce between those walls and pop in some FASTshort course ...
Feb 18, 2013 - CIASA Records For Ali Jackson & Avery Lambert
Alison Jackson and Avery Lambert returned from the Walter Rodgers Meet in Jamaica with a total of 6 CIASA Long Course Records! Ali Jackson (pictured), racing in the 9/10yrs age age group, showed trem...
Feb 17, 2013 - Rocket Like 50m Sprints Finish Jamaica Meet
Cayman swimmers finished the Walter Rodgers Meet in Jamaica with Rocket Style 50's Corey Westerborg completed a golden clean sweep of events by powering his way to victory in the 8yrs&U 50m freestyle ...
Feb 17, 2013 - Gold Medals, CIASA Record, CARIFTA Times In Breaststrokes
The breaststroke events of the final morning session in Jamaica brought Gold Medals, a CIASA Record, new CARIFTA Times and a host of lifetime best performances. Gold Medal Machines, Corey Westerborg, ...
Feb 17, 2013 - Swimmers Open Final Session With Medals
Despite some weary butterfly arms, Cayman swimmers began the final session of the Walter Rodgers Meet with medal winning performances. Danielle Boothe continued her golden streak by taking the Girls1...
Feb 16, 2013 - More Medals To Wind Up Saturday Night in Jamaica
Cayman swimmers continued to add medals to their Pirates Treasure Chest as the Saturday evening session of the Walter Rodgers Meet in Jamaica came to a close. Samantha Bailey sprinted to silver in the...
Feb 16, 2013 - Jamaica..8 Medal Haul In The 100m Freestyle
Cayman based swimmers amassed 8 medals in the 100m freestyle this evening....including 3 gold! Ali Jackson continued her magnificent meet by taking the 9/10yrs 100m freestyle in 1:13.37...a mere 2 one...
Feb 16, 2013 - The GOOD TIMES Continue To Roll In Jamaica
The Medals, Records, CARIFTA Times and Lifetime Best Performances just keep coming in Jamaica....there's something special happening out there!! Sarah Jackson powered her way to gold and an improved...
Feb 16, 2013 - Golden Quartet Wrap Up Morning Session In Jamaica
The Golden Quartet of Corey Westerborg, Kavanagh Lambert, Isobella Tpgnazzo and Danielle Boothe wrapped up this morning's session in Jamaica. Corey picked up his 3rd gold medal of the meet with a quic...
Feb 16, 2013 - 200m Freestyle Action From Jamaica
One or two technical problems with results from the closing events in Jamaica but we can report on some solid 200m Freestyle Action. Samantha Bailey continued her podium ways with a silver medal in th...
Feb 15, 2013 - Lambert, Somerville and Boothe Lift IM Titles
Kavanagh Lambert, Matthew Somerville and Danielle Boothe all lifted 400m IM titles in Jamaica. Kavanagh took the 11/12yrs girls 400m IM in 5:49.73 (CARIFTA time) whilst Matthew Somerville lifted the b...
Feb 15, 2013 - Cayman Swimmers Dominate Opening Events on Day 2 In Jamaica
Cayman swimmers are "all over the meet" during the opening events of Day 2 in Jamaica! Samantha Bailey and Ella Plunkett opened the proceeedings with gold and silver in the 11/12yrs 200m backstroke; b...
Feb 15, 2013 - Altitude Training
Whilst our swimmers are being Solar Powered and racing FAST in the heat of Jamaica, spare a thought for Joe Roebuck who is on an Altitude Training Camp in Sierra Nevada, Spain. The camp takes place at...
Feb 15, 2013 - Worlds Longest Pool
How about some one length sprints in this....?? The World's longest pool! The pool is over 1,000yds long and is in Chile! Now that's what we call Long Course! Enjoy!
Feb 14, 2013 - Cayman Swimming Is Coming....Ya Man!
Cayman swimmers produced some outstanding swims during the first evening of the Walter Rodgers Meet in Jamaica. Kavanagh Lambert opened the proceedings with a fine silver medal winning performance in ...
Feb 14, 2013 - Liam & Caitlin Wish All In Jamaica The Best
Liam Tancock and Caitlin McClatchey wish all Cayman Swimmers competing in Jamaica the best of luck . http://twitter.com/CaitMcClatchey Fast Swimming!!
Feb 13, 2013 - Holiday....What Holiday?
Today is a Public Holiday but Cayman swimmers are in the pool working out as usual.. Just as it should be.. The Cayman Fast Swimming Bus doesnt stop for holidays at this point in the training cycle Gr...
Feb 12, 2013 - Ashley Twichell Wins In South Africa
Ashley Twichell, theTeam USA Open Water specialist who visited Cayman for the Pirates 5km Race, has just won the prestigious Midmar Mile in South Africa. Great job Ashley....we are sure your visit to...
Feb 12, 2013 - Brett Fraser Commits To Worlds
Cayman Swim Star, Brett Fraser, has declared his intent to compete at the World Championships in Barcelona this summer. Brett, Pan Amercan Games Champion and Olympic Semi Finalist, will race in the 50...
Feb 12, 2013 - Swimmers Racing In Jamaica
A large contingent of Cayman swimmers are heading to Jamaica to compete in the Walter Rodgers Age Group Championships. The swimmers,from CBAC and Stingray, will gain invaluable experience of long cou...
Feb 11, 2013 - CARIFTA Staff & Team Selection
The staff for the forthcoming CARIFTA Meet in Jamaica are; Team Mangers: Jeffrey Wight, Sandy Hew Coaches: Katie Lambert, Andy Copley Techincal Director; Ian Armiger The swimmers will be selected on F...
Feb 11, 2013 - Remember Joe?
You remember Olympian Joe Roebuck when he visited Cayman last March? Well, Joe sends a HELLO to all Cayman Swimmers. He raced last weekend and put in some good mid training cycle swims o 53.7 100m fly...
Feb 10, 2013 - Shooting Stars Programme Challenges Coaches & Swimmers
Cayman swimmers and coaches who want to "fly a little higher" will be challenged by the introduction of the 2013 Shooting Stars Programme. The programme, part of the recently launched Strategic Plan, ...
Feb 10, 2013 - CIASA Launches Strategic Plan
The Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association has launched a comprehensive Strategic Plan for Swimming. The plan, fully endorsed by the CIASA Board and enthusiastically welcomed by the Cayman Island...
Feb 9, 2013 - Chris Courtis On Fire In Toronto
Christopher Courtis has been on fire this weekend at the Ontario University Athletics Swimming Championships in Toronto. Representing Wilfred-Laurier University he raced to a host of lifetime bests: 2...
Feb 9, 2013 - CBAC Sea Swim Opener A Great Success
The first in the series of CBAC Sea Swims was a resounding success. The event, which took place off Governors Beach, began with a 200m Lollipop Dash for younger swimmers (won by Corey Westerborg) and ...
Feb 8, 2013 - The Culture Behind Competitiveness
This is an excellent piece on how creating a challenging culture of competition is essential. http://www.swimnews.com/News/view/10078 Too Much Too Soon...Too Much Too Easy....Rewarding Mediocrity ...a...
Feb 8, 2013 - CBAC Sea Swim Series Starts Tomorrow
The Camana Bay Aquatic Club series of Sea Swims starts tomorrow (Sat 9th February) at Governor's Beach. The series opens with the 200m Lollipop Dash and is followed by the 400m Open Water Race...regis...
Feb 7, 2013 - Liam On Camp In Thailand
Liam Tancock, World Champion and World Record Holder, has sent Cayman Swimming a HELLO from his training base in Thailand. Liam is currently there for a 3 week camp and will return to compete in the B...
Feb 6, 2013 - Pan American Masters Championships Sarasota
A group of Cayman Masters Swimmers are planning on competing at the Pan American Masters Swimming Championships in Sarasota 5th - 12th June. http://www.panamericanmasters2013.org/swimming/ If you woul...
Feb 6, 2013 - Mellouli Named Sportsman Of The Year
Cayman Swmming visitor, Oussama Mellouli (pictured surveying the course at the Pirates 5km), has been named as the Tunisian Sportsman of the year. Ouss, the Olympic 10km Champion and bronze medallist ...
Feb 5, 2013 - Rebecca Adlington Retires
Rebecca Adlington, Great Britain's most successful swimmer has announced she is retiring from the sport. The double olympic gold medallist and world record holder reflects on her career and future pla...
Feb 4, 2013 - The Water Is Your Friend
The water is your friend.....treat it right...be at one with the water. These phrases are used by some swimmers and coaches to encourage swimmers to feel comfortable, relaxed, balanced, and connected....
Feb 4, 2013 - New CIASA Record for Ali Jackson
Ali Jackson demonstrated her versatilty with an outstanding swim in the 9/10yrs 100m IM at the Stingray Sprint Meet Plus. From a well executed start, Ali led from the outset, setting a new CIASA recor...
Feb 3, 2013 - New & Improved CARIFTA Times At Sprint Meet Plus
The rush of PB's and CARIFTA times continued on Day 2 of the Sprint Meet Plus. Samantha Bailey (11/12yrs) swam a well paced race in the 400m freestyle to post a CARIFTA time of 5:07.1; this coming aft...
Feb 2, 2013 - PB's & CARIFTA Times at Sprint Meet Plus
An abundance of lifetime best performances was on the menu on Day 1 of the Stingray Sprint Meet Plus. In amongst the array of fine swims were a few new CARIFTA qualifying times: In the 11/12yrs girls...
Feb 1, 2013 - CBAC Head Coach Position Advertised
The Head Coach Position at Camana Bay Aquatic Club has now been advertised. To find out more about this exciting position see below. http://www.swimmingcoach.org/jobservice/jscurrent.asp#CAYMAN_ISLAND...
Jan 31, 2013 - Canadian Jobs Shuffle
For those who like to keep abreast of post olympic moves. John Atkinson, GB Performance Director (Disability) is to take up the role of Director of High Performance wit Swimming Canada, whilst current...
Jan 31, 2013 - Do You Train Better Than You Race?
If you Train better than you Race then you may find some helpful tips here http://www.thesportinmind.com/weekly-articles/january/practice-better-than-you-compete/ Enjoy!
Jan 30, 2013 - Lara Butler In Loughborough
Cayman Swim Star, Lara Butler (pictured with brother Geoff), is visiting Loughborough University this weekend. Lara, having received offers from several UK Universities for September 2013, has decided...
Jan 29, 2013 - Paralympian To Visit Cayman
Emma Hollis, Paralympian, World Record Holder and 5 Time European medallist, will be visiting Cayman from 16th - 26th March. A full schedule of her visit will be available shortly. Dont miss another e...
Jan 29, 2013 - Congratulations
Congratulations to Jeff Wight (President of CBAC) and his wife Kristina on the birth of their son, Isaac. All are doing well and we are sure Isaac will be soon be in the swim! All the best from Caym...
Jan 28, 2013 - Bill Sweetenham Looking To Visit Cayman
Legendary Australian Swim Guru, Bill Sweetenham, says "I'm looking to visit Cayman as soon as my busy schedule permits" Sweetenham, instrumental in the success of the Australian Swim Team in the 70's...
Jan 27, 2013 - How Much Do You Want It?
Swimmers swim for many reasons.....fitness, competition, friendship, travel etc etc.....and all are valid reasons. BUT....if you REALLY want to be the best you can possibly be it requires total commit...
Jan 27, 2013 - Mental Preparation
Mental & Physical preparation go hand in hand when it comes to Performance. Listen to this short clip of Michael Jordan describing how he mentally prepares for the big game. http://www.youtube.com/wa...
Jan 25, 2013 - Dreaming Of The Future
What a GREAT picture! Nazia Jacques proudly wears Olympic & World Gold Medals Many swimmers had the oppportunity to do the same when Conor, Liam and Caitlin visited.... Cayman Swimming.......Where Oly...
Jan 25, 2013 - Racing Opportunities Abound
Cayman Swimmers are being treated to a host of racing opportunities over the coming weeks. The series kicks off with the Stingray Sprint Meet (including 200m events) on Saturday/Sunday 2nd/3rd Febru...
Jan 23, 2013 - Andy Copley Officially Introduced As Stingray Head Coach
Andy Copley has been officially introduced to the media as the new Stingray Head Coach. Coach Andy has been doing an outstanding job building the programme over the past 6 months and can now look forw...
Jan 22, 2013 - Brandon Williams Iron Man!
Cayman swimmer, Brandon Williams, is a man of many sporting talents and a iron man to boot! At the weekend he combined with Mitch Smith and Chadwick Webster to form the Untried & Untested Team which...
Jan 21, 2013 - Storming Swims From Chris Courtis In Canada
Local swimmer, Christopher Courtis, delivered some outstanding swims and lifetime best performances over the weekend. Representing Wilfred Laurier University in the Ontario Cup(short course), he raced...
Jan 21, 2013 - Splash, Dash & Dine Review
Such was the amazing success of the Splash, Dash & Dine that people are still talking....and asking when the next swim extravaganza will be!! Olympians Liam Tancock, Caitlin McClatchey and Conor Dwy...
Jan 20, 2013 - From Cayman to CARIFTA Swim A Thon
CBAC held their from Cayman to CARIFTA swim a thon yesterday and spiced up the proceedings with a Jamaican theme; Coach Jess is pictured getting into the spirit of things. The swimmers took to the wat...
Jan 19, 2013 - Stingray Burner Meet
The weather was drizzle more than sizzle for Stingray's first Burner Meet of 2013. However, the spirits of swimmers weren't dampened as they enjoyed some fine racing over 25m & 50m sprint events. Fast...
Jan 19, 2013 - CIASA Represented At National Sports Workshop
Peter Mackay (President), Jim Fraser and Ian Armiger represented CIASA at the recent National Sports Policy & Strategic Planning Workshop. The two day event, held at the National Gallery, included man...
Jan 16, 2013 - Liam Tancock Heads To Thailand
Recharged by his visit to Cayman, Liam Tancock will race in Antwerp this weekend before heading to Phuket, Thailand for a 2-3 week training camp. Liam will be joined by other swimmers from his trainin...
Jan 15, 2013 - Coach Dave Demonstrates A Beach Start
Some Open Water races begin with a beach start....Coach Dave demonstrated this with style..much to the delight of the swimmers and the many passers by on Seven Mile Beach. Way to go Coach Dave...a tru...
Jan 15, 2013 - CBAC Open Water Session
Camana Bay Aquatic Club swimmers went down to the beach for some Open Water training. Coach Jess and Coach Dave took them through the technicalities of swimming around buoys and finishing at elevated ...
Jan 14, 2013 - Sam Burnstein Achieves CARIFTA Qualifying Time
Sam Burnstein sprinted to success at the Green Turtle Invitational Meet held at the Camana Bay Pool. Sam. lining up against swimmers from Cleveland Sate University, powered his way to a 34.18 secs 5...
Jan 14, 2013 - Olympians Visit Concludes With Spectacular Brunch
The four day Swim Extravaganza with visiting Olympians Liam Tancock, Caitlin McClatchey and Conor Dwyer concluded with a spectacular brunch. Inspirational talks from the three world class swimmers, vi...
Jan 12, 2013 - Conor Dwyer Takes 400m Sea Swim Title
Olympic gold medallist, Conor Dwyer, was unfazed by the reputation of Alex "the Giant Killer" McCallum as he dominated the 400m event at the Care Pharmarcy Sea Swim. Having noted the press coverage fr...
Jan 12, 2013 - Great Turnout At Olympians 200m/400m Sea Swim
The invitation to swim with the Olympians at the 200m/400m sea swim proved extremely popular, with over 100 competitors participating. Swimmers, young and older, were delighted to swim alongside swi...
Jan 11, 2013 - Olympians Visit Stingray City
Visiting Olympians Liam Tancock, Caitlin McClatchey and Conor Dwyer enjoyed the delights of Stingray City this morning. Many thanks to Tim and Caroline Courtis for their kind hospitality in organisi...
Jan 11, 2013 - A Clinic To Remember
The first of the Olympians Swim Clinics for Cayman swimmers was held at Camana Bay Pool yesterday and the 30 swimmers who attended had an amazing experience. World Class swimmers, Liam Tancock and Cai...
Jan 9, 2013 - World Coaches Clinic Videos & Presentations
Remember the FINA World Coaches Clinic whish was held in Moscow last year? Well you can now watch videos of the presentations...or download the presentations .by visiting http://www.youtube.com/play...
Jan 8, 2013 - Tickets For World Championships in Barcelona
If you are in Europe this summer and want to take in some action from the World Swimming Championships then you can get your tickets here http://www.bcn2013.com/en/tickets A full schedule of events an...
Jan 6, 2013 - CAC Veracruz. Mexico 2014
The 2014 Central American & Caribbean Games will be held in Veracruz, Mexico. Details of this meet can be found here http://cccan.info/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/2014-Veracruz-Qualification-Manual-Fir...
Jan 6, 2013 - Limits Are An Invention of Man
Yannick Agnel, France's double Olympic Champion and World Record Holder, reflects on his career to date and his futire goals. Enjoy the read http://www.swimnews.com/News/view/9983 Fast Swimming!
Jan 5, 2013 - Swim Clinics Sold Out
The forthcoming Swim Clinics sold out within 24hrs.... 60 swimmers now have a chance to learn from the BEST.....what an opportunity!! If you missed out you can still catch up with these World Class Sw...
Jan 5, 2013 - CBAC & Cleveland State Race At Green Turtle Invitational
Camana Bay Aquatic Club swimmers were involved in head to head racing with Cleveland State University swimmers this morning. In an aptly named Green Turtle Invitational Dual Meet, the two teams enjoye...
Jan 4, 2013 - Lara Butler University Offers
Cayman Swim Star, Lara Butler, has received offers from all of her chosen universities in the UK. Lara, who is looking to combine undergraduate studies in Business whilst continuing her swimming caree...
Jan 3, 2013 - CBAC Host Cleveland State University
Camana Bay Aquatic Club are hosting Cleveland State University Swim Team this week. The team, travelled to Cayman for a warm weather Xmas Training Camp and CBAC kindly offered to provide training time...
Jan 3, 2013 - Website Difficulties Resolved Swim Clinic Registration Now Open
The Technical Difficulties have now been resolved... The website is up and running and ready for you to regsiter on the Swim Clinics. GREAT!
Jan 2, 2013 - Swim Clnics With Olympians
We are offering the exciting opportunity to participate in swim clinics with visiting Olympians. The clinics are being held as follows: Thursday 10th January 12yrs + at Camana Bay Pool 4.30pm till 6...
Dec 31, 2012 - Splash, Dash & Dine With Olympians
Start to the New Year in style by participating in our Splash, Dash & Dine extravaganza! There will be opportunities to participate in Swim Clnics, Sea Swims and a Super Brunch These events will take ...
Dec 31, 2012 - Happy New Year
Lots of exciting things have happened in Cayman Swimming over the past 12 months and we can now look forward to even more excitement in 2013. Keep on the FAST SWIMMING train..... and enjoy the ride!...
Dec 29, 2012 - CARIFTA Website Up & Running
The CARIFTA 2013 website is now up and running. http://www.swimjamaica.com/CARIFTA_2013/CARIFTA_2013_Home.htm Follow the news Get Excited!
Dec 23, 2012 - Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas to everyone in the Cayman Swimming Family Two sleeps and Santa will be here! Have fun and get ready for more FAST SWIMMING!
Dec 20, 2012 - Olympic Champion Conor Dwyer To Visit
If having Olympians, Liam Tancock, Caitlin McClatchey and Brett Fraser wasn't enough...we now have Olympic & World Champion, Conor Dwyer, coming down for our weekend of swimming (9th -14th January)......
Dec 20, 2012 - Trinidad Long Course Age Group Meet
A long course age group meet was held in Trinidad last weekend. It's worth trawling through the results as there were other Caribbean Countries in attendance....always good to know where we stand. htt...
Dec 18, 2012 - Brett & Shaune Fraser Cayman Swim Stars
Brett and Shaune Fraser are our very own Swim Stars and outstanding role models. Watch their superb race in the 200m freestyle at Pan American Games http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmIMW44qEpE then c...
Dec 16, 2012 - Catriona Macrae Sets CIASA Record In Jamaica
Catriona Macrae sprinted to a new CIASA record of 33.84 when winning the 50m backstroke at the Christmas Open Meet in Kingston Jamaica. This conclude a hat trick of wins and best times in the backstro...
Dec 16, 2012 - Bronze Medals For Lara & Geoff
Lara & Geoffrey Butler took bronze medals on the final day of the Plymouth Open Long Course Meet. Lara, swimming in the 200m butterfly, powered her way to bronze in 2:26.00; almost a 2 second improvem...
Dec 15, 2012 - Sam Bailey Takes Another Title In Jamaica
Sam Bailey continued her winning ways during the third sessions of the Christmas Open Meet in Jamaica. Swimming in the 11/12yrs 200m freestyle she lifted the title in 2:28.4; only half a second outs...
Dec 15, 2012 - Finals Placings For Lara Butler
Lara Butler swam solid heats to make the finals of the 200m Individual Medley and 100m Butterfly at the Plymouth Open Long Course Meet in the UK. Looking smooth and strong, Lara popped in heat swims o...
Dec 15, 2012 - Medals, Records & PB's In Jamaica
Medals, Records and PB's kept coming during the second session of the Christmas Open Long Course Meet in Jamaica. Catriona Macrae and Alex McCallum both lifted titles in the 200m backstroke events; Ca...
Dec 14, 2012 - Medals On First Day In Jamaica
Stingray swimmers opened their account in Jamaica with medals and a meet record. Samantha Bailey swam a superbly paced race to take the girls 11/12yrs 100m backstroke title in a new meet record of 1:1...
Dec 14, 2012 - Geoffrey Butler Blows Them Away In Plymouth
Geoffrey Butler blew away the opposition on the opening night of the Plymouth Leander Open Meet. Swimming in the 1500m freestyle, Geoffrey maintained superb pacing to take the 17yrs+ title in a hug...
Dec 14, 2012 - Live Results From Plymouth Meet, UK
Lara/Geoff Buttler and Matthew Courtis are racing in the UK this weekend. We will be giving updates but you can follow the live results here http://plymouthleander.co.uk/live/index.htm The sun is shin...
Dec 13, 2012 - Stringray Swimmers Ready To Race In Jamaica
Stingray swimmers head to Jamaica tomorrow for the Christmas Open Swimming Championships. The Long Course meet, which takes place at the National Stadium Pool in Kingston, will give the 14 strong cont...
Dec 12, 2012 - Adam Roberts Officiates At World Short Course
Cayman Swimming's Adam Roberts is currently officiating at the World Short Course Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. Adam (pictured right) and his wife Amanda are both certified FINA Officials and hav...
Dec 11, 2012 - Cayman Swimmers Race Long Course In UK This Weekend
Cayman swimmers, Geoff & Lara Butler and Matthew Courtis, will be racing in the Plymouth Long Course Meet this weekend. All three recently put in fine short course performances and will be looking to ...
Dec 10, 2012 - World Short Course Results
The World Short Course Swimming Championships are being held in Istanbul, Turkey from 12th - 16th December. To follow the results use the following link. http://www.omegatiming.com/Competition?id=00...
Dec 9, 2012 - McClatchey Excited About Visit
Caitlin McClatchey (Triple Olympian, Olympic Finalist, World Medallist and Commonwealth Champion) is excited about her forthcoming visit to Cayman. In a recent email she said " I can't wait to come ...
Dec 8, 2012 - Olympians Head To Cayman
Cayman Swimming is soon to be honoured with the presence of two high profile Olympians. Liam Tancock, Double World Champion and World Record Holder 50m Backstroke, (fastest backstroker on the planet!)...
Dec 7, 2012 - Post Training Snack
Recipe for Triple Banana Muffin. A tasty post training treat. http://www.eis2win.co.uk/Pages/EIS_RecipesDetails.aspx?recipe_id=32 enjoy
Dec 6, 2012 - Website Information
We will be gradually putting useful information on different sections of this website. It will be soon be on your daily "must visit" list! Check out the Nutrition & Doping sections of Tips and Trainin...
Dec 6, 2012 - Senior Swimming Instructor
We held interviews or the position of Senior Swimming Instructor on Tuesday 4th December. A decision should be made within the next 2 weeks. Watch this space!
Dec 5, 2012 - All You Wanted To Know About The President, Peter Mackay
A great in depth article about the President of CIASA, Peter Mackay. Follow the lnk to find out more http://www.compasscayman.com/journal/2012/12/05/Lunch-express-with-Peter-MacKay/ enjoy!
Dec 3, 2012 - More Medals In Toronto On Final Day
CBAC swimmers rounded off their successful Toronto campaign with more medals on the final day of the Mega City Meet. Zoro Mutomba ppowered her way to victory in the 10yrs&U 50m freestyle with a CIASA ...
Dec 2, 2012 - CARIFTA Time For Lauren Hew In Toronto
Lauren Hew delivered the swim she was waiting for when racing to a CARIFTA Qualifying Time on the final morning of the Youth Cup in Toronto. Setting a strong early pace in the 200m backstroke, she bro...
Dec 2, 2012 - Geoffrey Butler Takes Silver
Geoffrey Butler swam the race of his life to set a huge personal best and clinch a silver medal at the South West Regional Short Course Championships in Millfield, UK Swimming in the 1500m freestyle, ...
Dec 1, 2012 - Medal Haul & New CARIFTA Time On Day 3 In Toronto
A medal haul of 1 Gold, 4 Silver and 1 Bronze, plus a new CARIFTA Qualifying Time was the order of the day in Toronto. Matthew Somerville sprinted to victory in the 11/12yrs 50m butterfly to strike ...
Dec 1, 2012 - Lara Butler & Matthew Courtis Final In UK
Lara Butler and Matthew Courtis placed 6th in their respective finals on Day 1 of the South West Regional Short Course Championships. Lara, swam 2:24.09 in the heats of the 200m butterfly to make i...
Dec 1, 2012 - Swimmers Open Their Accounts In UK
Geoffrey Butler, Lara Butler and Matthew Courtis have opened their accounts at the South West Regional Short Course Championships being held at Millfield School. A report will be posted after this eve...
Nov 30, 2012 - Medals For Tognazzo, Hew,Mutomba & Somerville On Day 2 In Toronto
Isabella Tognazzo, Lauren Hew, Zororo Mutomba and Matthew Somerville struck medals on Day 2 of the Mega City Meet in Toronto. Isabella, swimming with confidence from her podium places on Day 1, race...
Nov 30, 2012 - Kavanagh Lambert Races To 8th In Youth Cup
Kavanagh Lambert raced to 8th spot in the 11/12yrs 200m breaststroke at the Youth Cup in Toronto. After a solid 400m IM of 5:52.89 on Day 1, Kav swam to a 2:59.82 Top 8 finish in the 200m breaststroke...
Nov 29, 2012 - Isabella Tognazzo Takes 200m Breaststroke Title In Toronto
Isabella Tognazzo swam to a tremendous lifetime best of 3:03.57 to take the 14yrs 200m breaststroke title in the opening session of the Mega City Meet in Toronto. Isabella went on to finish 4th in t...
Nov 27, 2012 - Swimmers To Race In UK
Lara Butler, Geoffrey Butler and Matthew Courtis are racing in the UK this weekend. The swimmers will be competing in the South West Regional Short Course Championships which take place at Millfield...
Nov 26, 2012 - CIASA Records Now Online
CIASA Short Course Records have now been posted in our Records & Rankings section (long course records available soon). We will also be publishing National Records and CIASA Rankings in due course. ...
Nov 25, 2012 - CBAC Swimmers Head To Toronto
A group of swimmers from Camana Bay Aquatic Club head to Toronto this weekend to compete in the North York Aquatic Club Youth Cup and Mega City Meets. The meets, which take place at the Etobicoke Ol...
Nov 18, 2012 - CIASA Records Fall At Mike Lockwood Memorial Meet
Zororo Motomba (CBAC) once again took down the CIASA records in the 9/10yrs 50m & 100m freestyle events with 32.82 and 1:11.96 respectively while team mate Avery Lambert (CBAC) lowered her own 100m ...
Nov 11, 2012 - Pirate's Week 5KM Sea Swim
The annual Pirate's Week 5km Sea Swim hits the headlines in Swimnews.com http://www.swimnews.com/News/view/9841 The results for the Pirate's week 5km Sea Swim are available here .
Nov 10, 2012 - Swimming Parents Top 10 Questions
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Oct 29, 2012 - Cayman Islands Represented at FINA World Aquatics Convention in Moscow
Cayman Islands Represented at FINA World Aquatics Convention in Moscow Moscow, Russia: 29 October 2012): CIASA?s Technical Director, Coach Ian Armiger and Coach Katie Lambert, Camana Bay Aquatic Club?...
Oct 23, 2012 - Olympic champion for Pirates Week 5k Swim
An Olympic gold medalist will be participating in the 2012 Pirates Week 5K sea swim on Saturday, 10 November. Oussama Mellouli, also known as Ous, won the gold medal in the 10K marathon swim at the 20...
Oct 20, 2012 - Live Streaming link to......
The British Gas ASA National County Team Championships kicks off the 2012/13 short course season with 39 counties battling for territorial pride, watch live streaming of the event at the below link,...
Oct 13, 2012 - 24th CUC 800M Sea Swim Results
Results are now available on the event page. Please select the event from the drop down menu in the Open Water tab to view the results. A big thank you to all swimmers, volunteers and spectators for c...
Oct 8, 2012 - Sports Psychologist Talks to Cayman Swim Coaches
Sports Psychologist, Dr.Craig Handford, made a whistlestop visit to Grand Cayman to talk to Cayman Swim Coaches. Dr.Handford, Head of Technical Development for British Volleyball, was conducting a ser...
Aug 15, 2012 - Junior Swimmers in Open Water World Championships
Three swimmers will take part in the first FINA World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships this weekend. See the article in the Cayman Compass for the full story or the event website for furth...
Jul 21, 2012 - Braving the Bogue
Early on the morning of Saturday, July 21, an anxious group assembled on the dock at at the Brac Beach Reef Resort in Cayman Brac. Five swimmers, including Lorri Jongeneel, were about to brave ?The Bo...
May 30, 2012 - 10th Annual Butterfield 800M Results
Results are now available on the event page. Please select the event from the drop down menu in the Open Water tab to view the results. A big thank you to all swimmers, volunteers and spectators for c...
May 29, 2012 - 25th LIME 800M Open Water Results
Results are now available for the 25th Annual LIME 800M Open Water Swim. Choose the event page from the Open Water tab to view. A tremendous turnout! Thank you to all, swimmers, volunteers, specators...
Apr 3, 2012 - CBAC 800M Open Water Results
You can now view the results from the CBAC Open Water 800 Metre Swim by clicking on the below links. Female Results Male Results
Mar 1, 2012 - Pete Ribbins Memorial Meet This Weekend
The Stingray Swim Club hosts the Pete Ribbins Memorial Swim Meet sponsored by Consolidated Water this weekend at the Lions Aquatic Centre. Sessions get underway at 5:30pm on Friday and 9:00am on Satur...
Feb 2, 2012 - CARIFTA Team Fundraiser
Heroes Day took on a whole new meaning this year as the CARIFTA 2012 hopefuls and other supporting swimmers tackled the length of Seven Mile Beach in a fundraising and team building effort. You can re...
Nov 8, 2011 - Fraser brothers set to race this weekend
Brett and Shaune Fraser are back in the water this weekend, racing at the Minneapolis stop of the USA Swimming Grand Prix Series. Find out more and follow along at http://www.usaswimming.org/Desktop...
Oct 19, 2011 - CIASA Congratulates Gold and Silver Medalists: Brett and Shaune Fraser
As the wonderful news broke of the Gold and Silver medals of Brett and Shaune Fraser at the Pan Am games a massive outpouring of emotion burst forward from so many as if a dam had been breached. Tue...
Apr 18, 2011 - First channel crossing in 23 years
Cayman Brac residents Felix Ebanks and Matthew McKinley along with Brac swim coach, Michael Hundt, organized the first swim crossing between Cayman Brac and Little Cayman in 23 years. Four swimmers fr...