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McDermot and Rankine arrive in New Zealand for Youth Sailing World Championships

Two of Cayman’s junior sailors have arrived in New Zealand for the 2016 AON Youth Sailing World Championships.

Andres McDermot and Allena Rankine , accompanied by their Coach Raphel Harvey will compete in the laser radial, which is said to see the most countries and possibly the most diverse experience levels of all fleets taking part.

The regatta will see first time international racers, youth Olympians and senior level Olympians.

The Championships will begin tomorrow (December 14) and run through December 20.

Rankine and McDermott will be among more than 380 sailors from 66 nations sailing in more than 260 boats across nine disciplines.

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Jade Webster

Jade Webster

Jade Webster has rejoined the Cayman 27 Team as Sports Reporter/ Producer in August 2016. Jade has a background in News and has developed a passion for Sports while covering international Games. Jade was one of 35 Young Reporters selected worldwide to be apart of the Young Reporters Programme by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at the Second Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. She was awarded the 'Best IOC Young Reporter', and went on to cover the Second Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lilehammer, Norway. Jade was also selected as a Young Reporter in 2015 to cover the Toronto Pan American Games, where she was awarded a Hockey Stick for her hard-work and dedication. Jade was the Press Officer for the Cayman Islands Olympic Committee at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janerio, Brazil. She graduated with honors in Broadcast Journalism from the University of South Florida

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