Bermuda Win Four Medals In CARIFTA Triathlon

September 30, 2018 | 1 Comment

The CARIFTA Triathlon and Aquathlon got underway in Tobago, with Bermuda’s team making an excellent showing, claiming four medals on the first day, and establishing a second place team ranking thus far.

Guadeloupe leading the points table with 47, Bermuda is second with 29 points, while Trinidad & Tobago is third with 15 points.

The island claimed two gold medals, with Jasmin Hasselkuss winning the 1-12 Girls Triathlon, while Nick Pilgrim earned a victory in the 13-15 Boys Triathlon.

Ashley Irby won a silver medal in the Girls 16-19 Aquathlon and Bella Howes claimed a bronze in the 11-12 Girls Triathlon, giving Bermuda two podium placements in that particular race.

Bermuda also claimed three fourth places finishes, other top ten finishes, with the island’s young athletes making a strong showing across the board, and the Bermuda team results are below.

11-12 Girls Triathlon [23 competitors - 200m Swim, 5K Bike, 1.25K Run]

  • 1st – Jasmin Hasselkuss
  • 3rd – Bella Howes
  • 4th – Daria Desmond
  • 15th – Ava Gabai-Maiato
  • 17th – Fenella Wightman

11-12 Boys Triathlon [22 Competitors - 200m Swim, 5K Bike, 1.25K Run]

  • 6th Rory Fleming
  • 9th Callum Macfarlane

13-15 Girls Triathlon [21 Competitors - 355m Swim, 10K Bike, 2.5K Run]

  • 4th – Zoe Hasselkuss
  • 7th – Liana Medeiros
  • 11th – Amber Simons
  • 18th – Megan Hands

13-15 Boys Triathlon [32 Competitors - 355m Swim, 10K Bike, 2.5K Run]

  • 1st– Nick Pilgrim
  • 4th – Tommy Marshall
  • 10th– Caleb Ingham
  • 13th– Brian Desmond
  • 24th – Enshe-Nico Davis

Girls 16-19 Aquathlon [1000m Swim & 5K Run]

  • 2nd Ashley Irby
  • 7th Jessie Marshall

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  1. Coffee says:

    Congrats to all who represented Bermuda . Well done to Ashley Irby , multiple Front Street mile winner and a fine Bermudian female all round athlete.
    Take note Bermuda …. Caleb , keep up the good work !

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