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Photos, Video, Results: Superyacht Race Day 3

Photos, Video, Results: Superyacht Race Day 3

Overall victory in the highly competitive fleet of six J Class yachts earned the crew of Lionheart the top prize at the second America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta. The record sized J Class fleet was the centre of attention amidst the 20 superyacht crews mustered in Bermuda to enjoy competing against each other and to share in the mounting excitement... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Youth AC Pool A Qualifiers

Photos & Results: Youth AC Pool A Qualifiers

Artemis Youth Racing stole the early advantage in the Pool A Qualifiers of the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup, with the Swedish team finishing the pool’s first day of racing on top of the standings after scoring two first and a third in the day’s three races. With Pool B teams NZL Sailing Team, Land Rover BAR Academy, Spanish Impulse by IBEROSTAR... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Netball Summer League

Photos & Results: Netball Summer League

The Bermuda Netball Summer League Season is moving into the final stages of the season, with a triple header held recently at the Bernard Park. A total of 136 goals were scored at the event with the biggest margin of victory coming in the BAC Women in Blue 48 – 10 win over the Swallows. Debra Saltus led the BAC Women in Blue with 28 goals while... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Superyacht Regatta Day #2

Photos & Results: Superyacht Regatta Day #2

After light winds on the opening day, the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta fleet revelled in the brisker winds and glorious hot sunshine during the second day of racing. The conditions resulted in more open courses which were set to offer more passing lanes and keep the crews on their toes with a bigger range of wind angles requiring smart sail choices... Read more of this article

Photos, Results: BNAA National Championships

Photos, Results: BNAA National Championships

The 2017 Bermuda National Athletics Associations Track & Field National Championships took place recently at the National Sports Center. Za’kayza Parsons was crowned the Under 17 Girls 100 Meter Dash National Champion after clocking a winning time of 12.86. Keturah Bulford-Trott was second in 12.99 and Aaliyah Fadda finished third in a time... Read more of this article

Photos, Results & Video: NZ Defeats Artemis

Photos, Results & Video: NZ Defeats Artemis

Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand has earned a rematch against Oracle Team USA for the 35th America’s Cup. It was a nerve-wracking afternoon for New Zealand fans, who saw the first attempt at sailing race seven abandoned when the wind died. But 10 minutes before the last possible starting time for racing, Regatta Director Iain Murray determined... Read more of this article

Photos: Sharks Swim Another “Amazing Year”

Photos: Sharks Swim Another “Amazing Year”

The 2016/17 season has proven to be the Sharks Swim Club’s “most successful to date,” with the club’s members earning a number of accolades. A spokesperson said, “Sharks was well represented in the recent medal haul at CARIFTA where Bermuda won 39 medals, of which Sharks swimmers won 25. “In addition 11 of the 15... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, Results: NZ Sprint To A 4-2 Lead

Photos, Video, Results: NZ Sprint To A 4-2 Lead

Sunday dawned with dark clouds and stormy skies in Bermuda and an ominous forecast – rain showers and thunderstorms were expected throughout the afternoon, with winds anywhere from 7 to 17 knots. Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand started the day with 2-1 lead in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoff final over Nathan Outteridge... Read more of this article

Photos: YAO Cubs Defeat Angels & Marlins

Photos: YAO Cubs Defeat Angels & Marlins

[Updated with photos] The YAO Baseball League continued this weekend with a double header which saw the Cubs defeat the Angels 18-3 and Marlins 17-2. Cubs Defeat Angels 18-3 In the first game, Cubs beat the Angels 18-3. Cubs were led by Riley Rego with four hits. Cubs started off strong scoring 4 runs in the first and scored in every inning with another... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, Results: Kiwis Take 2-1 Lead

Photos, Video, Results: Kiwis Take 2-1 Lead

A man overboard incident on Artemis Racing handed the scoreboard advantage to Peter Burling’s Emirates Team New Zealand squad on day one of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoffs Final. Nathan Outteridge, the skipper of Artemis Racing, slid off the back of the Swedish challenger at a critical point in the third race of the day, immediately... Read more of this article

Photos: America’s Cup Endeavour Programme

Photos: America’s Cup Endeavour Programme

While teams sail at the America’s Cup, young sailors are also hitting the water as part of the America’s Cup Endeavour Programme. America’s Cup Endeavour, a youth education and community sailing initiative, allows hundreds of young students to learn to sail in both the west end and the east end. In addition to sailing, students are also exposed... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: YAO Baseball League

Photos & Results: YAO Baseball League

The YAO Baseball Season continued recently at the YAO Ball Park, with the Cubs winning a back-and-forth affair against the Marlins. Cubs took the lead for good in the fourth inning to capture a back-and-forth game from Marlins by a 6-5 score. The game was tied at two with Cubs batting in the bottom of the fourth when Micaiah Furbert walked Jaden Malpas... Read more of this article

AC Photos, Videos & Results: Japan Eliminated

AC Photos, Videos & Results: Japan Eliminated

Nathan Outteridge, the skipper of Artemis Racing, woke up Thursday morning staring down a 3-1 deficit in his Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoff semi final match against Dean Barker’s SoftBank Team Japan. But by mid-afternoon Friday, Outteridge and his team had won four consecutive races, claiming the match 5-3, and landing a date in... Read more of this article