Ynys Môn Football Development Statement

As part of the legacy of last summer’s highly successful Huws Gray Ynys Môn 2019 Inter-Island Games tournament, the tournament organisers raised funds towards attempting to establish an FAW-accredited Academy on the island in order to provide further development opportunities for young footballers on the Island. This was in response to the fact that Ynys … More Ynys Môn Football Development Statement

Free Access to Mental Health Awareness Training for Sports Coaches

Essential mental health training now free for the nation’s coaches UK Coaching have announced – in collaboration with its awarding organisation 1st4sport, and partners Mind, the mental health charity, and Sport England – that the nation’s coaches can access the Mental Health for Sport and Physical Activity online course for free. The news comes at the … More Free Access to Mental Health Awareness Training for Sports Coaches

Ynys Mon at Gibraltar 2019 – Day Five Roundup

On the penultimate day of action at the 2019 NatWest International Island Games in Gibraltar, the medal count sky-rocketed for Ynys Mon as they won two golds and a silver on their most medal-laden day of competition at this summer’s Games to date. Finishing second and first in Races Eight and Nine, Dominic Breen-Turner continued … More Ynys Mon at Gibraltar 2019 – Day Five Roundup

Dominic Breen-Turner reflects on 2019 NatWest International Island Games.

As we enter the final day of the 2019 NatWest International Island Games in Gibraltar, is it a very opportune time to reflect on what has been a very successful week of international sporting action on the Rock. We caught up with Ynys Mon’s first gold-medal-winning athlete of this summer’s Games, Dominic Breen-Turner, to reflect … More Dominic Breen-Turner reflects on 2019 NatWest International Island Games.

Ynys Mon youngsters hail “best experience” out in Gibraltar

Competing in what is often dubbed as the Mini Olympics, with plenty of new faces in the Ynys Mon squad for the 2019 NatWest International Island Games in Gibraltar these young sportspeople seem to be loving their experience out on the Rock. Ynys Mon’s medal-winning athletes Patrick Harris and Ffion Roberts reflected on their week … More Ynys Mon youngsters hail “best experience” out in Gibraltar

Ynys Môn confirmed as ‘Preferred Hosts’ for 2025 International Island Games.

Ynys Môn’s bid to host the International Island Games on the island in 2025 was given another significant boost this week as the International Island Games Association (IIGA) Executive Committee confirmed the Welsh island’s status as preferred bidders to host what is dubbed as a Mini Olympics in six years’ time. In the IIGA Annual … More Ynys Môn confirmed as ‘Preferred Hosts’ for 2025 International Island Games.