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Butterfield Grand Prix To Be Broadcast On Twitter

Butterfield Grand Prix To Be Broadcast On Twitter

The first stage of the Butterfield Bermuda Grand Prix will be broadcast live over Twitter tonight. Sports enthusiast and social media advocate Don Burgess, who also writes the social media rankings for Bernews, will be combining two of his passions as he tries out the new Periscope app to show one of the highlights of the cycling calendar. Mr. Burgess... Read more of this article

Photos: BNAA Easter Challenge Track Meet

Photos: BNAA Easter Challenge Track Meet

The Pacers Track Club recently hosted the Bermuda National Athletics Association’s 2015 Easter Challenge at the National Sports Center, with the day including a race between the mascots – a chicken and a bunny. In the 10 & 11 Girls 400 Meter Dash, Tesyah-Mahle Astwood was clocked across the line in a time of 1:05.02, while Jade Johnston... Read more of this article

BFF To Host Women’s Futsal All-Star Game

BFF To Host Women’s Futsal All-Star Game

The Bermuda Futsal Federation [BFF] is getting set to host the Women’s All-Star Futsal Game at 7.00pm on Saturday, April 18, at the Bermuda College gym. This represents the fourth year that the BFF has partnered with the Bermuda Football Association [BFA] and held the league and All-Star Game, and provides a structured programme for women’s... Read more of this article

Butterfield Supports Grand Prix As Title Sponsor

Butterfield Supports Grand Prix As Title Sponsor

For the sixth consecutive year, The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited  will support the Butterfield Bermuda Grand Prix as the title sponsor. The Butterfield Bermuda Grand Prix, coordinated by the Bermuda Bicycle Association, consists of three bicycle races over a three-day period. The Grand Prix competition begins in King’s Square, St. George’s... Read more of this article

BCB To Hold Fundraising Pot Luck Dinner

BCB To Hold Fundraising Pot Luck Dinner

The Bermuda Cricket Board National Academy has organised a Pot Luck dinner on Friday 17 April, 5pm-7pm at Dellwood Middle School. Tickets are $17 each and all proceeds will go towards the BCBNA Academy U14 & U16 Development Tour to the UK in August 2015. To purchase tickets please call the BCB on 292 8958, email info@cricket.bm or just stop by Dellwood... Read more of this article

Bermuda Rugby U14s Defeat Yardley Court 40-5

Bermuda Rugby U14s Defeat Yardley Court 40-5

On Sunday, April 12, the Bermuda U14 rugby team took on Yardley Court School from Tunbridge in the United Kingdom at the National Stadium, pulling out a convincing 40-5 victory. Yardley Court, coached by ex-Bermuda international Richard Raistrick, has a strong track record against the Bermuda teams, having been visiting for the past few years playing... Read more of this article

“Unbelievable How Friendly, Helpful Everyone Is”

“Unbelievable How Friendly, Helpful Everyone Is”

“It’s been unbelievable how friendly and helpful everyone is, we’re surrounded by crystal-clear waters, we have beautiful weather and we are very fortunate this will be our home for the next two years,” Oracle Team USA tactician/helmsman and sailing team manager Tom Slingsby said. “Pretty much all of the guys on the sailing team... Read more of this article

American Coaches Reflect On Bermuda Hoops

American Coaches Reflect On Bermuda Hoops

The Team Hurricane-Global Squad Invitational Skills Camp recently held at Bermuda College was a “triumph for Bermuda youth basketball,” organisers said. The camp was a benefit to Bermuda’s student-athletes by allowing them to work with the staff of Alexander Basketball Academy, a well-regarded basketball institution experienced in bringing... Read more of this article

Lending’s Next Goal: Newport-Bermuda Record

Lending’s Next Goal: Newport-Bermuda Record

Just two weeks ago the maxi-trimaran Lending Club 2 set a new sailing speed record on the English Channel: from Cowes, on the Isle of Wight, to Dinard, France — and the crew have now set their sights on breaking the Newport-Bermuda sailing record. Driven by Renaud Laplanche, CEO of Lending Club, with co-skipper Ryan Breymaier, the 138-nautical... Read more of this article

Patrick Nisbett Continues To Compete In Italy

Patrick Nisbett Continues To Compete In Italy

Bermudian equestrian Patrick Nisbett continues competing in the San Giovanni International Horse Jumping event in Marignano, Italy. Nisbett and Da Vinci competed in the Grand Prix Reserved for 7 Year Old In Two Phases Table A Against the Clock Class, were they finished 3rd. In a field of 25 starters the pair recorded a Clear Round time of 26.56. Related... Read more of this article

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