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Swim Coach Training

10th September 2017 phill 0

NatWest Coach Development fund and the IIGA support training of swim coaches in Orkney Orkney Amateur Swimming Club ran a UKCC training course for swimming coaches last week in Stromness. The ten candidates included eight [read more…]

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Team Orkney en route to Gotland

22nd June 2017 phill 0

The Orkney team gathers in Aberdeen after an overnight trip from Kirkwall on the Northlink vessel MV Hrossay. A short journey to Aberdeen airport and the team flies off to Gotland later today. Team Orkney [read more…]

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Orkney announce team for Gotland 2017

17th May 2017 phill 0

A total of 66 athletes will depart Orkney’s shores for this summer’s Island Games as the Orkney Island Games Association (OIGA) confirmed their list of medal hopefuls. Notably, previous Games medal winners Bobby Oag and [read more…]

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Orkney Represented at Games AGM

8th July 2014 phill 0

Orkney Island Games Association Chairman Robbie Fraser and Vice Chair Lee Thomson have just arrived back from the 2015 games preview visit in Jersey. During the two day trip they saw all the venues to [read more…]

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Games Website Launched

8th July 2014 phill 0

The organisers of the 2015 NatWest Island Games have launched their new website. The Jersey 2015 page contains all the information potential competitors and spectators need to take full advantage of the event in the [read more…]

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Games fever Building in Jersey

12th June 2014 phill 0

It might be more than a year away but anticipation for the 2015 NatWest Island Games in Jersey is already starting to grow. The island’s airport is welcoming visitors this summer with a new display, [read more…]

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Sponsors Reception for Bermuda Squad

6th January 2014 phill 0

A special reception has been held for Team Orkney, following the successful trip across the Atlantic for the 2013 NatWest Island Games in Bermuda. Hosted by Orkney Islands Council, the majority of the squad – [read more…]

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New Chairman Looks to the Future

11th December 2013 phill 0

The Orkney Island Games Association has appointed a new Chairman to lead the team to Jersey. Former Vice Chair Robbie Fraser has taken over from Ross Donaldson after being voted in at the Association’s AGM. [read more…]