Bob Beamon, the man who held the record for the longest Olympic long jump for 23 years. Earlier today, Beamon spoke to the Invictus sports academy, sharing his experiences and answering questions from young athletes. Beamon will also join the special Olympics Saturday at the Kimpton hotel for their unsung heroes gala. SOCI director Adrian Lynch says he hopes Beamon leaves Cayman with a positive impression.
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From Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Jordan Armenise began his sports broadcasting journey with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. It was in this role where he was able to merge his best attributes: sports knowledge and personality. While with the Ticats, Jordan provided live analysis and interviews while developing a digital portfolio of one-on-one interviews, episodic sports comedy and full length sports & news features. He has also worked with CBC Sports for Hockey Night in Canada, the 2014 Sochi Olympics and Special Olympics as well as roles with Cineflix and Cream Productions as an Assistant Director.