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Flora Duffy Appears On Triathlete Hour Podcast

Flora Duffy Appears On Triathlete Hour Podcast

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy recently appeared on Triathlete Magazine’s Triathlete Hour podcast, discussing her training, the now postponed Olympics and more. The podcast episode’s description on Soundcloud says, “Flora Duffy joins us from South Africa, where she’s in lockdown and stuck in the house. “The Xterra and ITU... Read more of this article

Trott Ranked As Best League One Goalkeeper

Trott Ranked As Best League One Goalkeeper

Bermudian Nathan Trott was the top ranked League One goalkeeper in a recent analysis provided by SkySports and WhoScored. The Sky Sports website said, “With WhoScored.com this season launching full statistical coverage of EFL League One and Two, player performance ratings across all of England’s top four divisions are now available. “We asked... Read more of this article

Concacaf To Suspend Upcoming Competitions

Concacaf To Suspend Upcoming Competitions

Concacaf announced the suspension of the 2020 Concacaf Nations League Finals, Road to Gold Cup Qualifiers, and Flow Caribbean Club Championship due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “At Concacaf our thoughts are with all the communities affected by the spread of Covid-19 at this difficult time. As we continue to assess our... Read more of this article

BBC Features Leverock’s One-Handed Catch

BBC Features Leverock’s One-Handed Catch

BBC Sport recently held an online voting contest to determine which matches and moments fans would like to see again, with the fourth place vote going to Bermuda’s Dwayne Leverock for his iconic catch at the 2007 World Cup. The BBC Sport story said, “The International Cricket Council has opened its archive, and all week BBC Sport readers... Read more of this article

Cricket: Club Transfer Window Deadline

Cricket: Club Transfer Window Deadline

The Bermuda Cricket Board advised member clubs and players of the closing of the 1st club transfer window. “Due to Covid-19, there will be no additional late fee charged for the 2nd transfer period. The transfer fee will remain at $100,” the BCB said. “The current Transfer Policy reads as follows: 1. Late Transfer Policies And Procedure 1.... Read more of this article

Bermuda Championship ‘Scheduled, But Fluid’

Bermuda Championship ‘Scheduled, But Fluid’

The Bermuda Championship golf event currently remains scheduled for October 26 to November 1, but the “situation is very fluid,” the organisers said. The Bermuda Championship website said, “On March 17, the PGA TOUR made the announcement that due to the ongoing health crisis related to COVID-19, all PGA TOUR events through May 10 have... Read more of this article

Football: BFA Executive Council Season Update

Football: BFA Executive Council Season Update

The Bermuda Football Association Executive Council met yesterday [March 31] to discuss the current COVID-19 pandemic and the continued impact on the 2019/20 football season. A spokesperson said, “The Executive Council considered all relevant information inclusive of venue availability, player safety, scheduling, competition rules etc. ‘Soft’... Read more of this article

FLW Highlights Nahki Wells In ‘Greats’ Series

FLW Highlights Nahki Wells In ‘Greats’ Series

With football suspended around the world, Football League World has been posting some recaps and reviews, and recently featured Bermuda’s Nahki Wells in its ‘FLW Greats’ series, looking back at his time in Bradford City a few years ago. The FLW website said, “It’s unlikely that few Bradford City fans would argue that the 2012-2013... Read more of this article

Endeavour Maritime Springboard Programme

Endeavour Maritime Springboard Programme

[Written by Robyn Bardgett] While March was certainly a turbulent month, there was still plenty to celebrate during International Women’s Month. And as the month ends, it’s important to highlight the many women who are making waves on the water, no matter what the hurdles. For women making it in a sailing or maritime career, the avenues continue... Read more of this article

Golfers Association Urge People To Stay Home

Golfers Association Urge People To Stay Home

The Executive of the Bermuda Professional Golfers Association said that they support the call to ‘stay home’ and have urged the golf community and wider population to stay home and refrain from using golf courses for golfing, walking, jogging, cycling, etc A spokesperson said, “The Executive of the Bermuda Professional Golfers Association... Read more of this article

Football: BFA Awards 3 Points To Somerset

Football: BFA Awards 3 Points To Somerset

The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] awarded 3 points to Somerset Cricket Club following the abandoned Premier Division match between them and the Southampton Rangers on Sunday, March 1st. A spokesperson said, “Please take note of the following decision regarding the abandoned Premier Division match between SCC / S’Rangers on Sunday, March... Read more of this article

Burgess & Jackson Named To ACAC Team

Burgess & Jackson Named To ACAC Team

Kieron Burgess from Medicine Hat College and Linden Jackson from Ambrose University were named to the ACAC South Conference Second Team for the 2019-2020 season. The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference [ACAC] Basketball All-Conference teams were selected by the conference coaches. These awards were presented at the 2020 ACAC Men’s Basketball... Read more of this article

Athletics Commission Appoints Donna Raynor

Athletics Commission Appoints Donna Raynor

Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] President Donna Raynor has been appointed as a member of the Development Commission by the World Athletics Development Commission. Ms Raynor said, “I have been selected to the World Athletics Development Commission. This has been a very long process which began in October. “We had to first submit... Read more of this article