Category Archives: Sport

CIA Tennis

The tennis team is winding down for the year after our EPIC win over LU. Our LAST practice will be NEXT Wednesday (May 17th). This practice is open to all players and teachers who would like to play some friendly doubles and singles games! What a great year it has been! Ms. Schnobel

Louka & Vadym at HAC Invitational

HAC Invitational 2017 This annual event attracts over 300 swimmers from the Region and is growing.  It is the premier developmental meet for most clubs to use as its first travel meet for new swimmers.  Their Motto is “Friendship Through Competition”. This meet forges friendships among the swimmers that follow them throughout their swimming careers. […]

Iris van den Oever Wins Mini Triathlon

Sunday’s latest edition of the Mini Triple Triathlon at Sunset Beach Bar organized by the Friendly Island Triathlon Association (FITA) attracted a broad cross section of the community, from beginners to novices, intermediates, veterans, gung-ho weekend warriors, to the island’s leading triathletes. It was a record turnout for Sunday’s event–77 participated–from all age groups, and […]

The Sunset Mini Triathlon 2017

Attention all CIA athletes looking for a “challenge”….. The Sunset Mini Tri is coming up in a few weeks on Sunday, March 12th.  The distances are not long (200 M swim, 8.5 km bike and 2km run) and for those looking for a greater challenge – they can do it twice or three times! Registration […]

A CLOSER LOOK – Health & Physical Education with Ms. Oosterhof

Health and Physical Education: It’s more than just a ‘Gym Class’ For some of us, memories of ‘gym’ often center on the teacher throwing out a ball, and telling the students to go and play. As we move into the second semester, I’d like to provide an overview of what Health and Physical Education is […]

CIA at the High School Interscholastic Swim Meet

CIA’s high school students competed last Sunday at the High School Caribbean Gems Interscholastic Swim Meet and did incredibly well. CIA finished 2nd Overall despite having an incomplete team with only 14 swimmers instead of the 16 other teams had. We finished with 309 points and had some incredible individual performances. CIA was the only […]

First Place for Micah Sinke in Swimming

The Minister of Education, Culture, Youth & Sports along with the Department of Sports congratulates the team who recently returned from St. Vincent and the Grenadines and participated in the 26th OECS Swimming Championship. The Team which consisted of athletes from both the St. Martin Natation and the St Maarten Aquatics Federation returned on Monday […]

Interscholastic Race Results & Pictures

Congratulations goes out to the following runners who proudly represented CIA at the Interscholastic race in Philipsburg on Saturday. Pictures can be found on CIA’s shutterfly account here. All of our runners gave a 110% effort and showed true grit in competing against 12 other schools on the island. Our Junior Team in the 2.5 km […]

CIA Tri Team Line Up

The Tri Team is excited to have 2 full teams entered for the upcoming Interscholastic Race on Nov. 5th Our Senior Team (13 years and older) will be made up of: Sam S., Roman A., Alban L., Eduardo L. and Danny H. We had 11 runners who were interested in representing our school for the […]

1st Annual Interscholastic Race

1st Annual Interscholastic 2.5 & 5 KM Run – Nov. 5th Caribbean International Academy has been invited to participate in the upcoming Interscholastic Run on November 5th at the Walter Plantz Square on the Boardwalk. This short run of 2.5Km for Primary School Teams (12 years and younger) and 5Km for Secondary Schools (13-18 year olds) will […]

My Guardian Group Walk & Run SXM 2016

My Guardian Group Walk & Run SXM 2016 Register (and pay) online here. The annual My Guardian Group Walk and Run St. Maarten will take place on Sunday, October 23rd.  Guardian Group Fatum is aiming to host 400 participants this year. This year the new and improved walk & run will start and finish will […]

CIA Wins Big!

Caribbean International Academy is very proud of all of our students and teachers who participated in the first Tropical Duathlon of the school year. We had the following 4 teams and one individual who represented CIA with enthusiasm, spirit and skill!   1• Full Distance of 5 KM run –  20 Km bike – 2.5 KM […]

Jacob Parles is Moving on Up!

Caribbean International Academy is proud to call Jacob Parles one of its own. Jacob has been playing cricket for Anguilla since the age of 10. This last April, he played in the Under-19 Anguilla team and impressed the coaches enough to be asked to represent the Leeward Islands U-19 Team. Jacob has accomplished something very few […]

Tropical Duathlon Open to Gr. 7-12

Mr. Chisholm & Ms. Powell have registration forms for the next Tropical Duathlon on October 2nd 2016. There is NO COST for students registering through CIA and if you choose to do the Bike segment, you may rent a bike from TriSport for FREE for the race. – Open to Grade 7 to 12 – […]