CYDEC Conference 2019

Athletics: Superville takes 2018 Olympic Day 5K, Hider top female

345 Athletics Club Levi Superville took the 2018 Olympic Day 5K Walk Run Saturday (23 June) in this the year 60th year. Cayman Islands Olympic Committee President Donald McLean says the day is a reminder of the impact sports can have.

“Sports has proven develop youngsters in a very positive way. Competing in sports breaks down all barriers, whether it be racial, financial, it brings people together.”

The race saw 165 crossed the finish line. Superville, 14, finished in a time of 17 minutes, 55 seconds. Course record holder Marius Acker finished second (19:28), while Sean Lilley took third (19:31). Top female on the day was 345 AC’s Ava Hider (19:54) who placed sixth.

McLean added Olympic Day, which is celebrated by all 206 National Olympic Committees around the world to get active and learn about Olympic values.

“We celebrate togetherness, peace, understanding, using sport to build better communities.”


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Jordan Armenise

Jordan Armenise

Jordan Armenise began his sports broadcasting journey with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (CFL). It was in this role where he was able to craft the immersive and enthusiastic approach to reporting, broadcasting and production you see here today in Cayman's sports community.

Jordan has also worked behind the scenes for a number of Canadian broadcasting & production companies such as CBC Sports, Cineflix Productions and Cream Productions.

Did he mention he was St. Clare of Assisi's 1994 Athlete of the Year?

Now dubbed 'The Sports Guy', Jordan relishes the role as Cayman 27 Sports Producer, where he can tell the stories of Cayman’s athletes. You can reach Jordan at 333.6521 or

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