(CMR) There will be several road closures this weekend to facilitate the 2021 Cayman Islands Marathon, which takes place this Sunday, 5 December, from 4:30 am to 11:30 am. The following roads will be closed from 9:00 pm Saturday, 4 December, until noon Sunday, 5 December:
– Seafarers Way will be closed between Fort Street and Cardinall Avenue (local access will be permitted).
-The junction of Seafarers Way and Goring Avenue will be closed to ALL southbound traffic.
-The junction of Shedden Road and Elgin Avenue (in the vicinity of RBC) will be closed to ALL traffic.
-Warwick Drive will be closed to ALL traffic.
-The junction of South Church Street and Broilers Road Junction will be closed to ALL northbound traffic (local access will be permitted).
Shedden Road, between Elgin Avenue and Seafarers Way, will be temporarily closed from 10:15 to 11 am on Sunday to facilitate the annual children’s race from the Government Administration Building to Warwick Drive.
The route for the Cayman Islands Marathon begins on Seafarers Way, and participants travel south to South Sound Road, east onto Shamrock Road, and onto Prospect Point Road, before turning back and traveling west along Shamrock Road and South Sound Road, north onto Walkers Road, through Academy Way, back onto Walkers Road, and return to Seafarers Way via Hospital Road, Elgin Avenue, Edward Street, and Fort Street.
The police ask that motorists traveling in these areas on Sunday be mindful of the safety of participants and volunteers and follow the instructions of the marshals and police officers who will be on hand to direct local traffic along the route.