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Mountains and Marathons raised more than $160,000 for Have a Heart Cayman

Derek Haines, has ended his year by running over 2,000 miles for charity, Have a Heart Cayman Islands.

The challenge was called Mountains and Marathons, Haines along with four other participants, Chris Bailey, Shane Delaney, Vico Testori and Barry Yetton, scaled mountains participated in an ultra marathon and the Iron man all to raise funds for Have a Heart Cayman Islands.

One year on, 148 children have now received life saving and life changing surgeries at Health City. Four of the children are from Cayman, the remaining are from the Caribbean, Central and South America, as well as other parts of the world.

It is said, on average heart surgery costs over $10,000 per child, Haines and his crew have raised more thanĀ $160,000.

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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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