Island Games

Slick Guernsey wins unanimously

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IT WAS always a formality but the idea of Guernsey staging the 2021 NatWest Island Games did not raise a single murmur when the vote was taken in Visby in Gotland on Saturday.

Games gets £750k pledge of support

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MORE public funds will be needed to host the 2021 Island Games beyond the £750,000 pledged by the States yesterday, it has been warned, with security costs and capital projects still to come.

Sports chosen for Guernsey 2021 bid

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VOLLEYBALL is one of four sports set to miss out on being in the 2021 Island Games – although it could yet be spared depending on the outcome of the new La Mare de Carteret School build.

Four sports about to be disappointed

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GUERNSEY have cleared another hurdle with flying colours as they look to host the 2021 NatWest Island Games – but there are already more looming on the horizon.

2021 Island Games chief still a mystery

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THE continued delay in naming a chief to spearhead the Guernsey 2021 bid to host the NatWest Island Games is becoming ‘very concerning’, admits Jon Marley.

VIDEO - NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 Day Six

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THE NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 came to a thrilling climax for Team Guernsey today as they added several gold medals to their tally on the final day of competition. Peter Frankland captured the action.

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THE penultimate day of action at the NatWest Island Games included the fast-and-furious Town Criterium cycling events, the semi-finals of football and tennis among others and the final night of swimming. Peter Frankland visited several sporting venues around the island once again.

Eight-year wait over

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YOU don’t need to have a gold medal hanging around your neck to have that golden feeling, just ask our island women footballers.

VIDEO - NatWest Island Games Jersey 2015 day four

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GUERNSEY enjoyed another good day in the sister isle with the highlights including a second gold medal for swimmer Courtney Butcher. Peter Frankland was at pool side having earlier captured the intensity of rapid fire pistol shooting.