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Ynys Mon set for formal Island Games Inspection as 2025 bid progresses

Ynys Mon’s bid to host the 2025 NatWest International Island Games – a competition often dubbed the Mini Olympics – are set to reach another milestone next week as the island’s facilities are undergo a final formal inspection with the … Continue reading

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Ynys Mon Football Academy plans reach important milestone

Exciting plans to secure a long-term legacy for young footballers across Ynys Mon are a step closer to becoming reality as proposals for an Ynys Mon Football Academy have reached an advanced stage.

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Ynys Mon at Gibraltar 2019 – Day Four Roundup

Day Four breezed by in no time, and with it Dominic Breen-Turner moved into pole position in the Laser Standard Rig Sailing Event ahead of the final day of the event tomorrow. Finishing second and first in Races Six and … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Ynys Mon at Gibraltar 2019 – Day Three Roundup

Last Updated: 20:06 On Day Three came a second medal at the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games, as Ffion Roberts stormed to a bronze medal in the Women’s 400m event on Tuesday afternoon.

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Ynys Mon at Gibraltar 2019 – Day Two Roundup

Last Updated: 19:56 Day Two of six at the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games brought about it’s first medal for Ynys Mon, and a number of other firsts as well on another positive day for the Welsh side.

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Ynys Mon at Gibraltar 2019 – Day One Roundup

Last Updated: 21:53 UK Time In the first of six action-packed days at the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games, there were plenty of highlights for the Ynys Mon teams as eight of our nine travelling teams were in action … Continue reading

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