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Boys Volleyball Team To Compete In Florida

Boys Volleyball Team To Compete In Florida

The Bermuda’s Junior Boys Team are off to Orlando, Florida today to compete in the AAU 2019 National Championships. The event is taking place at the Orange County Convention Center from June 21-23 and features 40 different divisions with hundreds of teams. Bermuda will be competing in the Boy’s 18′s division with matches at 9 am, 11... Read more of this article

Video: Gold Cup Goalkeeper Dale Eve

Video: Gold Cup Goalkeeper Dale Eve

He was widely praised for his performance against Haiti, and goalkeeper Dale Eve said he is “ready for the next one” as the Bermuda football team continues their Gold Cup journey. During the first game Haiti took 19 shots on goal, with ten listed as being ‘on target’ and Mr Eve made repeated saves throughout the game, playing... Read more of this article

Harbour Swimmers Win Medals At Florida Meet

Harbour Swimmers Win Medals At Florida Meet

Twenty-three Harbour swimmers attended a meet this past weekend in Fort Myers, Florida, with the team attaining several podium finishes, resulting in them finishing in a strong fourth place overall in a field of 14 teams. A spokesperson said, “For many of the kids, it was the first overseas trip they competed in and had the opportunity to swim... Read more of this article

Hong Kong Defeat Bermuda In Ball Hockey

Hong Kong Defeat Bermuda In Ball Hockey

The Bermuda team was in action again at the 2019 Ball Hockey World Championships taking place in Kosice, Slovakia, where they played to a 4 – 3 defeat to Hong Kong.Hong Kong took 2 – 0 lead in the first period, and then Hong Kong found the back of the net twice in the third and final period, while restricting Bermuda to one goal, therefore... Read more of this article

USL Website Highlight Zeiko Lewis & Bermuda

USL Website Highlight Zeiko Lewis & Bermuda

The USL Championship website highlighted Zeiko Lewis and the Bermuda Gold Cup team, with the US-based organisation showcasing one of their own league players, as Lewis plays professionally within the USL for the Charleston Battery team. In an article entitled ‘Battery’s Lewis, Bermuda Embracing Arrival on Big Stage,’ the USL website said,... Read more of this article

Video: Coach Kyle Lightbourne & Nahki Wells

Video: Coach Kyle Lightbourne & Nahki Wells

“We know that Costa Rica are the favorites, but we are going to try our best to upset the odds,” Coach Kyle Lightbourne said today, with Coach Lightbourne and Nahki Wells speaking at press conference held this evening [June 19] in Texas ahead of their game against Costa Rica tomorrow night. 12 minute video of this evening’s press conference:Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Video: Footballers Train On Prius Field In Texas

Video: Footballers Train On Prius Field In Texas

The Bermuda football team continue to make their final preparations for their match against Costa Rica, with the two teams set to match up at the Toyota Stadium in Texas on Thursday evening, with the Gombey Warriors taking part in a training session today [June 19] on the Prius Field next to the stadium.Bermuda’s team includes Nahki Wells, Dante... Read more of this article

Rugby Players To Benefit From Elite Skills Clinics

Rugby Players To Benefit From Elite Skills Clinics

The Bermuda Rugby Football Union [BRFU] will once again host an elite skills clinic for the Under 19s, Men’s and Women’s national sevens teams at the National Sports Centre from June 28th to July 3rd. All teams are preparing for the region’s championship in July, while the Sevens tournament serves as a qualification to the 2020 Olympics. Formerly... Read more of this article

Cordelia Wins Overall, Gosling Founders Trophy

Cordelia Wins Overall, Gosling Founders Trophy

[Written by Talbot Wilson] Roy and Gail Greenwald’s Valiant 42 Cordelia has finished first in fleet on corrected time in the 2019 Marion Bermuda Race. She will win the Goslings Founders Trophy. The Greenwalds sail out of Mairon MA. Cordelia is also the Class D winner. Among other prizes, Cordelia will win the coveted Beverly Yacht Club ‘Polaris... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Team Visits Stadium In Texas

Video: Bermuda Team Visits Stadium In Texas

Earlier today [June 19], the Bermuda national football team had a walk through of Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, with the visit allowing the players to familiarize themselves with the 20,500 seat stadium where they will match up against Costa Rica on Thursday night. File photo of the stadium:According to Toyota Stadium’s website, “Opened... Read more of this article

Video: Gold Cup Team Member Osagi Bascome

Video: Gold Cup Team Member Osagi Bascome

Representing Bermuda in the Gold Cup is an “amazing feeling” according to footballer Osagi Bascome, who said it is an honour to represent the island at such a big occasion. When asked what it means for him to represent Bermuda at the Gold Cup, Mr. Bascome told Bernews, “It’s an amazing feeling.  It is such an honour to be representing... Read more of this article

St David’s Holds Youth Football Prize Giving

St David’s Holds Youth Football Prize Giving

Guest speaker Reggie Lambe shared words of encouragement with the audience at the St. David’s County CC Youth Football Prize Giving recently, highlighting “hard work, self motivation and determination.” A spokesperson said, “On Saturday, June 1, St. David’s county cricket club hosted its annual youth football prize giving... Read more of this article

Bermuda Loses To Panama In Davis Cup Game 2

Bermuda Loses To Panama In Davis Cup Game 2

Bermuda continued competing in the Davis Cup Americas Group III event in San Jose, Costa Rica, as they look to win promotion to Group II for 2020. Bermuda took on Panama in their second match and went down 2 – 1. First to go on court was Trey Mallory, who went down in straight sets to Marcelo Rodriguez in a battle that lasted one hour and three minutes. Rodriguez... Read more of this article