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Usain Bolt ‘Excited’ To Meet Local Athletes

Usain Bolt ‘Excited’ To Meet Local Athletes

Superstar sprinter Usain Bolt will be visiting the island this Tuesday [June 26], where he is set to meet with local athletes in the morning, and then sign autographs and pose for photos with customers at the Digicel store on Church Street between 12.45 and 1.45pm.The world’s fastest man is returning to the place where lighting first stuck when... Read more of this article

Inline Ball Hockey: St. David’s & Warwick Win

Inline Ball Hockey: St. David’s & Warwick Win

The recent Bermuda Inline Ball Hockey double-header at the PCC Hockey Rink saw plenty of excitement, with one game needing over-time, and a total of 20 goals scored between both matches. Southampton Sailors 4 St. David’s Islanders 5 – Over-Time The St. David’s Islanders got an over-time goal off the stick of Christopher Jackson to edge the... Read more of this article

Bermuda Triathlon Super Sprint Series Results

Bermuda Triathlon Super Sprint Series Results

The Bermuda Triathlon Association Super Sprint Series continued at the Clearwater Beach. Zoe Hasselkuss picked up the win in the Standard Distance race, Hasselkuss was clocked over the 200m Swim/8K Bike/1.6K Run distance in a time of 28.05, Nico Davis was second in 28.25 and David Souter was third in 28.28. Standard Distance – 200m Swim/8K Bike/1.6K... Read more of this article

Bermuda Netball Summer League Results

Bermuda Netball Summer League Results

The Bermuda Netball Association’s Summer League Season resumed at Bernard Park with a double header. In the opener the Bermuda Under 19 team defeated the BAC Women in Blue 21 – 16, the Bermuda Under 19 team were led to victory by Nabiilah Nasir who scored 9 goals, while Kaamilah Nasir and Selah Tuzo added 6 goals each, while Kirstin Saltus scored... Read more of this article

Husband & Wife Win Bermuda Chess Titles

Husband & Wife Win Bermuda Chess Titles

Mark Flanagan triumphed in the Bermuda Chess Championships 2018, clinching the title Bermuda Chess Champion 2018, with a score of 6/7 points. The tournament included 18 players and took place over 7 weeks, and the runners up were Moses Mufandaedza and Sergey Goncharov, on 5.5 and 5 respectively.Mark’s wife, Yasmin Flanagan, won the title of... Read more of this article

McGinger Comic: World Cup Football

McGinger Comic: World Cup Football

[Written by McGinger Design Lab] In the thirteenth of a new comic series from McGinger Design Lab, McGinger notes that the only thing better than fishing in Bermuda on a sunny day is Portugal scoring in the World Cup. Related StoriesCONCACAF Looks Back On World Cup Debuts McGinger Comic: Politics & Milk Security McGinger Comic:... Read more of this article

11&U & 15&U All Star Cricket Teams Announced

11&U & 15&U All Star Cricket Teams Announced

The Bermuda Cricket Board announced the players selected for the Hiscox 11&U and the Bank of Bermuda Foundation 15&U East v West All Star Games which will take place this Saturday [June 23] at the National Sports Centre, North Field. The Hiscox U11s will start at 9.00am, while the Bank of Bermuda U15s will get underway at 12.30pm. President... Read more of this article

CAC Games: 24 Athletes To Represent Bermuda

CAC Games: 24 Athletes To Represent Bermuda

The Bermuda Olympic Association [BOA] announced the names of the athletes who will represent Bermuda at the XXIII Central American & Caribbean [CAC] Games, which are being held in Barranquilla, Colombia from 19 July through 3 August 2018. 24 athletes will compete in Athletics, Bowling, Boxing, Equestrian, Squash, Cycling, Sailing, Triathlon and... Read more of this article

O’Brien & Carey Win Cricket Players Of Week

O’Brien & Carey Win Cricket Players Of Week

One Communications and the Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] announced that the Premier League Player of the Week is George O’Brien of St. David’s, while the First Division Player of the Week is Dajon Carey of Flatts.  George O’Brien Jr. [St. David's CCC], Don Foggo [One Communications] and Dajon Carey [Flatts]A spokesperson said, “One... Read more of this article

Division Winners In Newport Bermuda Race

Division Winners In Newport Bermuda Race

The division winners of the 2018 Newport Bermuda Race were finalized today [June 21] with the arrival of the remainder of the fleet, after a slow but strategically challenging race. Of the 169 boats that started in Newport on June 15th, 166 completed the 635-mile race in two to six days time [there were three retirements]. After making very slow progress... Read more of this article

Photos, Results: Golf Stroke Play Championships

Photos, Results: Golf Stroke Play Championships

The final round of the Bermuda Stroke Play Championships at the Port Royal Golf Course needed two Play-off Holes to decide a winner in the Open Men’s Division. Will Haddrell started the day two strokes behind the defending champion Jarryd Dillas and he made up one of those strokes on the first hole, he would go on to shoot a 1-over par 72, with Dillas... Read more of this article

Fashion Festival Celebrity Golf Tournament

Fashion Festival Celebrity Golf Tournament

The Bermuda Fashion Festival in partnership with JetBlue will be hosting a Celebrity Golf Tournament on Tuesday, July 10 at Turtle Hill Golf Club at the Fairmont Southampton. A spokesperson said, “The 2018 Bermuda Fashion Festival is a few short weeks away. This year the Festival will be hosting a Celebrity Golf Tournament in partnership with JetBlue... Read more of this article

Photos: Saltus School Hosts Sports Banquet

Photos: Saltus School Hosts Sports Banquet

On Wednesday evening, the Saltus Athletic Department held their annual Sports Banquet to which every student who had represented the school at the Varsity and Junior Varsity level was invited. “This is 67% of the High school age group,” the school noted. “A large turn- out of well-dressed students enjoyed a meal served by the Athletic... Read more of this article