Video: Carifta Track Team Return With Medals

April 9, 2015

Bermuda’s medal winning team in the 2015 Carifta Track & Field Games held at the Silver Jubilee Athletic Stadium in St. Kitt’s, returned home last night [April 8] arriving at the airport to a crowd of cheering family, friends and supporters. Minister of Community, Culture and Sports, Patricia Gordon-Pamplin was also on hand to welcome and congratulate the athletes.

CARIFTA Track & Field Team Bermuda, April 9 2015-1

Kyrah Scraders won the island’s first track and field medal of the games as she crossed the line third in a time of 4:41.76 in the 1500m to win the bronze medal, and went on to claim the silver medal in the Under 20 800m event clocking a time of 2:12.16. Sakari Famous also added to Bermuda’s track and field medal tally, claiming a bronze medal in the high jump event.

CARIFTA Track & Field Team Bermuda, April 9 2015-3

Coaches Jarita Vickers and Rohaan Simons accompanied the team which included Tiara Derosa – Shot Put and Discus, Sakari Famous – High Jump, Mikayla Wilson – High Jump, Faheemah “Kyrah” Scraders – 1500m and 800m, and Keisha Miller – Long Jump.

CARIFTA Track & Field Team Bermuda, April 9 2015-2

Other athletes included David Darrell – 1500m, Aaron Jacobs – 800m, Michaiah Robinson – 800m and 400m, Elisha Darrell – High Jump, Jah-Nhai Perinchief – High Jump, Ethan Philip – Long Jump and Triple Jump, and Kionje Somner – 200m and 400m.

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  1. Kim Smith says:

    Well done to all participants… medal winners and potential medal winners!

  2. WhistleBlower says:

    Congratulations to ALL of you

  3. St. D says:

    Great performance team Bermuda.
    Congrats Kyrah and Sakari.
    And keep at it Kionje!