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Video: BTA Release 2015 Q1 Tourism Stats

Video: BTA Release 2015 Q1 Tourism Stats

[Updated with video] Air arrivals declined 6.7%, however visitor spending in Bermuda grew more than 20% in the first quarter of 2015 “injecting an additional $6 million into the local economy,” the Bermuda Tourism Authority announced today. “Among air visitors the average per person spending during the first quarter increased 29.3%... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Oracle Team Sail AC45 Boat

Photos & Video: Oracle Team Sail AC45 Boat

The defending champion of the America’s Cup launched its training boat today [May 4] for the first time and put in over two hours of testing on the future race course of the America’s Cup. “Today is the first day for our AC45 out on the Great Sound. We’ve been working towards this moment for nearly six months since Bermuda was announced as the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Spirit House Presents OM Fest

Photos & Video: Spirit House Presents OM Fest

Spirit House Bermuda presented Om Fest from May 1 through May 3, an event focusing on topics including yoga and meditation, along with music and food. Om Fest provided dialogue and workshops on vinyasa yoga, bhakti yoga, jnana yoga, moving meditation, and inspirational teachings, with live conscious music, kirtan mantra music, and south Indian vegetarian... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Prospect Preschool Sports Day

Photos & Video: Prospect Preschool Sports Day

Prospect Preschool recently held their Sports Day, with Bermuda’s athletes of the future showcasing their skills in a variety of races and fun activities as parents, family, and friends cheered them on. The event saw children participating in a number of activities, including individual races, partner races, hurdles, tea cup races, playing with toys... Read more of this article

Video: 2015 Corrections Week Gets Underway

Video: 2015 Corrections Week Gets Underway

[Updated with video] Today [May 4] the Premier and Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley officially opened Corrections Week 2015 and read the Corrections Week 2015 Proclamation outside Cabinet Office.The Premier was joined by Senator Jeff Baron, Commissioner of Corrections Lt. Col. Edward Lamb, Education Officer Shawnette Somner, and the winners... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Paralympic Petal Presented To City

Photos/Video: Paralympic Petal Presented To City

[Updated with video] The Paralympic Petal — a souvenir given by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games – is now public display at City Hall as a symbol of inspiration and motivation for future athletes. All 164 nations that participated in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London received a handmade copper petal from the... Read more of this article

BELCO & BCB Announce BELCO Cup Schedule

BELCO & BCB Announce BELCO Cup Schedule

[Updated with video] Today [May 4] BELCO and the Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] announced the 2015 BELCO Cup schedule. Reverting back to the old format will see the top four teams from the 2014 season compete for the title during the semi-finals on Saturday, May 16 at 11a.m. Last year’s BELCO Cup Champions, St. David’s CC who captured the coveted... Read more of this article

Video: Team Oracle “Flying” On Great Sound

Video: Team Oracle “Flying” On Great Sound

America’s Cup defending champions Oracle Team USA recently posted a video of them training on the waters of Bermuda’s Great Sound with everything starting out well, and ending with the sailors “flying” off the actual boat. Team Oracle posted the video with the caption, “Helmsman and sailing team manager Tom Slingsby and... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Lending Club 2′ Crew Shatters Record

Video: ‘Lending Club 2′ Crew Shatters Record

Lending Club 2 recently shattered the 635-nautical mile Newport to Bermuda sailing record, arriving in Bermuda at around 2.00am on April 20 to set a new time of 23 hours, 9 minutes, 52 seconds. Until that day, the record for the Newport to Bermuda passage had belonged to the late adventurer Steve Fossett for 15 years. Fossett’s record time of 38... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Fairmont Hamilton Renovations

Photos & Video: Fairmont Hamilton Renovations

The Hamilton Princess and Beach Club is getting set to unveil a slew of renovations and new additions to its guests, with the opening of Marcus’, a new restaurant to be run by well-known celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson, one of the crown jewels of the hotel’s efforts. The renovations were announced in 2013 by the Green family – the... Read more of this article

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