Today marks two years to the day until the Guernsey 2023 Island Games begins. We should have all been in Guernsey this week for the Games however due to the global coronavirus pandemic the decision was made by the IIGA to postpone for two years. It means there will have been a four year gap … More Two Years until Guernsey 2023
History for the island, who will host the ‘mini-Olympics’ for the first time. Ynys Môn will welcome thousands of athletes and spectators to the north-west of Wales after the International Island Games (IIGA) Member Islands today voted overwhelmingly in favour of bringing one of the world’s biggest sporting events to the island for the first … More Ynys Môn secure rights to host International Island Games
The fifth and final episode of this series of Panad is now available to watch. This week Dave, of Mersea to Jersey, chats to para-rower Ben Pritchard. They talk about getting back into sport after a life changing injury, the effects of the postponement of the 2020 Paralympics and preparing for a major competition 1 … More Final episode of Panad available!
The penultimate episode of Panad is here. Pete and Dave, of Mersea to Jersey, chat with former Ynys Môn competitor and media Manager Emma Roberts. They discuss Emma’s Island Games experiences and how they’ve helped develop her skills for working within sport. Enjoy!
In this third episode of the series (recorded on a very warm day), Pete and Dave, of Mersea to Jersey, chat with former Wales women’s rugby captain Rachel Taylor who has led Wales at two World Cups and several Six Nations competitions. They focus on the theme of leadership in this chat and how it’s … More Panad episode 3 with Rachel Taylor
‘Panad’ is back with episode 2 which is now available to watch on our YouTube channel or below. These videos have been made to support Ynys Môn competitors, and those hoping to compete in the future, to help them develop further. In this chat Pete and Dave, of Mersea to Jersey, talk to former paralympian … More Episode 2 of Panad released
Today we have released the first video in a new series called ‘Panad’. These videos have been made to support Ynys Môn competitors, and those hoping to compete in the future, to help them develop further. Our supporters Mersea to Jersey have interviewed a range of Welsh sporting individuals and discuss themes including the Island … More Brand New video series ‘Panad’
Interested in representing Ynys Môn at the XIX NatWest International Island Games, set to be held in Guernsey, 3rd – 9th July 2021? Those wishing to put themselves forward for selection must register an interest with the YMIGA Shooting Coordinator no later than 31st July 2020 using the contact details below. The Ynys Môn Island … More Register your interest to be considered for our shooting team!
We’re delighted to confirm that we’ll be taking a Basketball Team to the Guernsey 2021 NatWest International Island Games – the first time a basketball team will have competed for Ynys Môn in 14 years! Watch the video below and follow Ynys Môn Celts Basketball Club (on facebook) to keep fully up to date with the … More Ynys Môn Basketball team Confirmed!
One year today and the games will be starting in Guernsey for the 2021 Natwest island Games. Not only will this be Ynys Môn’s largest ever athletics team, it promises to be one of the most talented teams since the games began in 1985. Previous IG medallists including Iolo Llyr Hughes, Gethin Hughes, Ffion Rees … More Former Medallists back for Athletics Team