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Football Game To Assist Mother Battling Cancer

Football Game To Assist Mother Battling Cancer

North Village Community Club will be hosting a fundraiser game this Saturday [Apr 26] in an effort to help raise much needed dollars to help defray the hefty medical expenses of Kamala Smith. At 31-years-old, the mother-of-two is battling cancer for the second time. North Village President, Stephen Coddington said “Kamala is part of the North Village... Read more of this article

Photos: Day #2 CARIFTA Games Swimming

Photos: Day #2 CARIFTA Games Swimming

The CARIFTA Games swimming championships continued for the second day in Aruba, with several Bermuda competitors positioning themselves for an appearance in the finals. A  BASA spokesperson said, “The heats on day two started with the 200 freestyle with Ashley Irby and Alyssa Paynter. Alyssa had a good swim in her event but was not able to surpass... Read more of this article

St Kitts & Nevis To Host 2015 CARIFTA Games

St Kitts & Nevis To Host 2015 CARIFTA Games

St Kitts and Nevis have been chosen to host the 2015 CARIFTA Games, while the 2016 Games will be held in Grenada. Both islands have hosted the Games before, with St Kitts and Nevis last hosting in 2008, while Grenada last hosted in 2000. Grenada was chosen as host venue for the 2016 games, an interest which had also been expressed by Turks and Caicos... Read more of this article

Bermuda Runners Finish Boston Marathon

Bermuda Runners Finish Boston Marathon

Only one year after the fatal bomb attack that killed three and injured more than 260 others, the 2014 iteration of the Boston Marathon got underway yesterday, with a moment of silence held before the run began. With 32,530 participants, this field marked one of the largest in the marathon’s history, highlighting the resilience and bravery that... Read more of this article

CARIFTA Swimmers Win 2 Golds & 2 Silvers

CARIFTA Swimmers Win 2 Golds & 2 Silvers

Bermuda’s swimmers had an excellent opening day at the 2014 CARIFTA Swimming Championships in Aruba, capturing four medals, two of which were gold, and setting one new CARIFTA record. Both Emma Harvey and Jesse Washington won gold medals, while Harvey added another silver, as did the girls relay team. Emma Harvey won gold in the 50m backstroke,... Read more of this article

Erica Woods Wins “Spirit Of Service” Award

Erica Woods Wins “Spirit Of Service” Award

Bermudian Erica Woods from the Marshall University women’s basketball squad was a recipient of the Conference USA Winter Spirit of Service Award, the Herald Dispatch reports. C-USA rewards its student-athletes for significant community service, good academic standing and participation in their sport. The winter awards are for basketball, women’s... Read more of this article

Videos: Bodybuilding And Fitness Extravaganza

Videos: Bodybuilding And Fitness Extravaganza

The Bermuda Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation [BBFF] hosted its second Bodybuilding and Fitness Extravaganza at City Hall earlier this month, with some of the island’s fitness enthusiasts taking to the stage. The Men’s Physique was won by Kyle Santucci, Terrence Lightbourne finished second, Arthur Joell finished third, Omar James placed fourth,... Read more of this article

Taylor Ashley Bean Wins CIAA 1500m, 3000m

Taylor Ashley Bean Wins CIAA 1500m, 3000m

Competing for Virginia State University this past weekend, Bermuda’s Taylor-Ashley Bean recorded two wins at the 2014 CIAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship held in Petersburg, Virginia. Bean placed 2nd in the Women’s 800 Meter Run clocking a time of 2:14.95. Bean would then win Women’s 1500 Meter Run in a time of 4:47.52, which she... Read more of this article

RMS 10K & 20K Road Running Race Results

RMS 10K & 20K Road Running Race Results

Following racing this past weekend, Christopher Harris and Laura Wright are the 2014 RMS 10K Male and Female Road Race Champions, while Chayce Smith and Ashley Estwanik are the 2014 RMS 20K Male and Female Road Race Champions. Smith crossed the line almost two minutes ahead of his nearest rival, breaking the tape at 1:12.46, with Evan Naude finishing... Read more of this article

CARIFTA Swimming Now Underway In Aruba

CARIFTA Swimming Now Underway In Aruba

[Updated] The 2014 CARIFTA Swimming Championships is now underway in Aruba, with Bermuda’s swimmers taking to the pool for the first round of preliminaries this morning [Apr 22]. The team started off strong, with several swimmers setting new Personal Bests [PB], and Shannon Hassell, Emma Harvey, Ethan Daley and Jesse Washington all qualifying... Read more of this article


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