THE action in the 13th NatWest Island Games gets under way today, Sunday, on the Baltic island of Aland. There's plenty to keep the Manx sports fans occupied with a large proportion of the Isle of Man's 175-strong team making their 2009 Games bow. Story here.
Mark Cavendish (Team Columbia-Highroad) was sixth and Manx teenager Mark Christian (Great Britain-100% ME) was 18th in his first national road race championship as a senior. Full story here.