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Tiara DeRosa Breaks Bermuda Shot Put Record

Tiara DeRosa Breaks Bermuda Shot Put Record

The Bermuda National Track and Field Championships is underway, with the first day seeing Tiara DeRosa make an impressive showing to shatter the Bermuda shot put record. which had stood for over 30 years. DeRosa’s toss of 13.89 broke the previous record held by Sonya Smith which had stood for 34 years, with BNAA President Donna Raynor confirming... Read more of this article

Butterfield Breaks Bermuda Record In Japan

Butterfield Breaks Bermuda Record In Japan

Racing in the Lake Biwa Marathon in Japan, Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield finished 60th overall clocking a time of 2:21:47, which smashes the record he set last year during the Commonwealth Games of 2:26.29Butterfield said on social media, “I tried to make the most of the opportunity and went out faster than planned, but as they say –... Read more of this article

Lamont Marshall Breaks 33 Year Old Record

Lamont Marshall Breaks 33 Year Old Record

Bermuda’s Lamont Marshall has broken yet another record, this time while competing in the Gate River 15k race in Jacksonville, where he finished 27th overall and shattered a 33-year-old Bermuda record. Marshall crossed the line in a time of 47.55, which broke Michael Watson’s record time of 48.38 set back in November 1986. Related... Read more of this article

New Indoor High Jump & Heptathlon Records

New Indoor High Jump & Heptathlon Records

It was a stellar weekend for track and field, with new Bermuda Indoor Records set in the high jump and heptathlon, courtesy of excellent showings by Jah-Nhai Perinchief and Grant Rivers. Jah-Nhai Perinchief, who was competing in the Big 12 Championships in Texas, placed second in the high jump with a leap of 2.25m, which set a new indoor Bermuda record,... Read more of this article

Rivers Sets New Bermuda Pole Vault Record

Rivers Sets New Bermuda Pole Vault Record

Grant Rivers — who competes for North Carolina State University — set a set a new Bermuda Pole Vault record while competing at a meet this weekend in South Carolina.Competing in the final day of the 2019 Clemson Tiger Paw hosted at the Clemson University Indoor Complex, Rivers finished 21st with a top leap of 4.26m, which set a new Bermuda... Read more of this article

Elan Daley Claims Three More Gold Medals

Elan Daley Claims Three More Gold Medals

On the final day of competition in the 2019 Central Region A Championships in Canada, Elan Daley captured another three gold medals and broke another Bermuda Age Group Record. During the 200 LC Meter IM Preliminaries, Daley clocked the fastest time of 2:29.12, and then finished second competing in the 100 LC Meter Backstroke Preliminary touching the... Read more of this article

Daley Sets Records & Wins Gold Medals

Daley Sets Records & Wins Gold Medals

Elan Daley recently began competing in the 2019 Central Region A Championships in Canada, placing first in a number of events in record breaking time. Daley finished with the fastest Girls 13-Year-Old 200 Long Course Meter Freestyle Preliminary time, touching the wall in a time of 2:07.16. In the Girls 13-Year-Old 200 Long Course Meter Freestyle A Final,... Read more of this article

Smith Breaks Bermuda Pentathlon Record

Smith Breaks Bermuda Pentathlon Record

Bermuda’s Shianne Smith shattered the Bermuda pentathlon record while competing in the French Indoor Championships. Smith finished with 3,613 points, which not only broke the Bermuda record, but also earned her the bronze medal.The pentathlon consists of five events, and Smith clocked 9:06 during the 60m dash, finished the high jump with a... Read more of this article

Kieron Burgess Sets Two New ACAC Records

Kieron Burgess Sets Two New ACAC Records

Kieron Burgess led the way in a 108-61 victory for his college basketball team, finishing with 41 points and a massive 31 rebounds, which broke the ACAC single-game records for most rebounds and defensive rebounds. The ACAC — Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference — is the governing body for collegiate sports in Alberta, Canada. Mr Burgess,... Read more of this article

Marshall Breaks Bermuda Indoor 5000m Record

Marshall Breaks Bermuda Indoor 5000m Record

While competing at the 2019 BU John Thomas Terrier Classic at Boston University, Lamont Marshall broke the Bermuda Indoor 5000m record. Marshall, running in Section One, finished 7th clocking a time of 14:16.67, shattering the old record of 14:22.19 that he set at the same event back in 2018. Related StoriesMarshall Breaks 3000 Steeplechase... Read more of this article

Sakari Famous Breaks National Indoor Record

Sakari Famous Breaks National Indoor Record

Bermuda’s Sakari Famous represented the University of Georgia Women’s Track & Field in her first ever Collegiate Indoors Meet at the UAB Blazer Invitational in the CrossPlex facility in Birmingham, Alabama.Famous, a multiple time Carifta medalist, cleared 1.77m on her second attempt to finish the Women’s High Jump in 2nd place, with... Read more of this article

Madelyn Moore Wins Gold & Set School Records

Madelyn Moore Wins Gold & Set School Records

Bermuda’s Madelyn Moore and her University of Northern Colorado Swimming and Diving teammates competed in the 2018 UH Phill Hansel Invitational. Moore led off the Northern Colorado Women’s 200 Yard Freestyle Relay team that finished 4th with a time of 1:32.95. Moore won the Women’s 50 Yard Freestyle A Final Gold Medal when she touched the... Read more of this article

Saunders Record Still Stands 28 Years Later

Saunders Record Still Stands 28 Years Later

Following the conclusion of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia, the record-breaking jump by Bermuda’s Clarence “Nicky” Saunders continues to stand the test of time, remaining unbroken after 28 years. The top jump this year was from Australia’s Brandon Starc, who jumped 2.32 metres to win gold, and while very impressive, it did not... Read more of this article