Sport and social change

LOGO-2014On the evening of 14 November 2014 the representative of the federal government of Mexico officially declared open the 22nd edition of the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in the city and State of Vera Cruz.

The opening ceremony of the CAC Games 2014, perhaps the best of all time in the history of the Games dating back to the first edition in Mexico in 1926, had as one of its main theme, peace. Continue reading

21st CAC Games – amazing challenges

Hosting multisport Games is never an easy task and those who have had the privilege of participating in such events may not necessarily have a true appreciation of the many challenges that confront the organisers. In this Column we attempt to reflect on the challenges of the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games currently in progress in the western city of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. We should be mindful that the CAC Games are the oldest multisport Games after the Olympic Games, having had the first edition as early as 1926.
The CAC Games is the property of the Central Americana nd Caribbean Sports Organisation (CACSO). Continue reading