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Conquering Cancer Fair 2017

Hundreds gathered at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort on Saturday to take the opportunity to get the state of their health measured and to gen up on how to beat cancer, at the Cancer Society’s biennial Conquering Cancer Fair. The free event offered health screenings for people, such as blood pressure and cholesterol, as …

Walk for the Cure 2017

The 2017 Walk for the Cure will be hosted in the Cayman Islands on Sunday, October 1st. HURRY UP and REGISTER TODAY!! You can get the registration form here: WFTC Registration Form 2017  Registration fees must be paid by Friday, September 29. Registration fees are as follows: Ages 12 and up: CI$15.00 Ages 3-11: CI$10.00 Ages 0- 2 years are FREE  ALL PROCEEDS WILL …

Conquering Cancer V

This is a FREE event! Join us Saturday, September 16 at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort from 8:30am-2pm for a day of awareness and education. There will be talks on cancer prevention, treatment, research and advances, opportunities to speak to doctors one-on-one, lots of booths showcasing local health related companies and organisations, FREE health …

Cayman Cancer Data on Men Still Falling Short

The Cayman Islands Cancer Registry is still battling to collect the data it needs to better understand the local prevalence rates to help develop strategies to mitigate the risks associated with the disease. Although the register has seen an impressive monthly increase of 50% in the number of patients voluntarily submitting data about the disease since the …

Women’s Dive Day July 15th

Women’s Dive Day is being celebrated on Saturday, July 15. The day is a chance for female divers to gather, celebrate their love of diving, and support each other. Divetech has traditionally honoured this event with an all-female two-tank boat dive, hosted by an all-female dive crew. Joanna Mikutowicz, owner of Divetech, said: “So if you …

Flowers Sea Swim – Today!

Recreational and Olympic swimmers will share the same strip of water Saturday, when the 25th Flowers Sea Swim takes place at Seven Mile Beach. More than 1,000 swimmers have registered for the one-mile recreational swim, which starts at the Royal Palms and ends at the Westin, Grand Cayman. Cayman Olympians Brett Fraser, Geoffrey Butler, Heather …

Ice on Ice Raises Money for Cancer Society

Cayman’s ultimate casino and cocktail party, Ice on Ice, returns this year with another glittering affair. Hosted by Hurley’s Media and The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman to benefit the Cayman Islands Cancer Society, there is only one place to be this Saturday. It’s a perfect opportunity to dust off that bow tie or cocktail dress and …

25th Annual Flowers Sea Swim Gala & Charity Dinner

On Thursday, June 8th dine with Olympians and elite athletes at the 25th Annual Flowers Sea Swim charity dinner.  The evening commences with a chance to mingle with the Olympians at a reception with complimentary bubbles at 6pm and dinner with wine will follow at 7pm.  Tickets are $150 per person or $1500 for a …

Cayman Attorney & Cyclist to Race Across America

After conquering Mount Everest and Denali, Guy Manning is looking to tackle his next athletic feat. This time the Cayman attorney will join a four-man cycling team in the coast-to-coast Race Across America. The men plan to cover 3,000 miles, cross 12 states from California to Maryland and ascend 170,000 vertical feet in just seven …

Miss Cayman Promotes Free Cancer Screenings

Reigning Miss Cayman Anika Conolly took her award-winning smile to The Dental Centre for a free mouth cancer screening on Thursday. Twelve Grand Cayman clinics participated in the annual free screenings for mouth and throat cancer, sponsored by the Cayman Islands Cancer Society. “For me, this is a really great opportunity to make sure my …