Island Games

Smeed targets podium places

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GUERNSEY are confident of success on the Island Games clay courts this summer – but are without their star name from 2015.

Gold medal hopes boost

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PAUL LE TOCQ returns to the Guernsey badminton team that will be looking to return to the NatWest Island Games summit in Gotland this summer.

Sharman’s champions avoid Jersey

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THEY avoided their arch-rivals Jersey, but Guernsey still face a tricky task to qualify from the group stage in their NatWest Island Games gold medal defence this summer.

Pro pair to sit out Gotland Games

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TOBYN HORTON and James McLaughlin will both be left out of Guernsey’s cycling team for next summer’s NatWest Island Games in Gotland.

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.