Tag: Australia

Nikki Butterfield Places 3rd In Ironman Australia

Nikki Butterfield Places 3rd In Ironman Australia

Less than 10 months after the birth of her second child, Nikki Butterfield — the Australian born wife of Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield — marked her return to professional racing with a third place podium finish at the Ironman 70.3 Mandurah Australian Pro Championship. Butterfield’s result came amidst a highly competitive field and... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Finishes 9th In Noosa, Australia

Tyler Butterfield Finishes 9th In Noosa, Australia

Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield finished 9th in the Noosa Triathlon in Australia this past weekend, clocking a time of 1:51:06. Defending champion Aaron Royle won his second consecutive Noosa Triathlon crown after he outsprinted Commonwealth Games teammates Dan Wilson and Ryan Bailie in a dramatic finish to cross the line in 1:47:56. Butterfield... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Reflects On XTERRA Australia Win

Flora Duffy Reflects On XTERRA Australia Win

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy reflected on her recent win at the inaugural XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship in Australia saying it was “mission accomplished.” The two-time Olympian has had a great season thus far, winning the XTERRA South Africa Championship in February and also winning the XTERRA West Championship in Nevada last month. She... Read more of this article

Duffy Does It Again, Wins XTERRA In Australia

Duffy Does It Again, Wins XTERRA In Australia

[Updated] Marking her third international win in recent weeks, Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has captured yet another XTERRA title, racing to victory in the inaugural XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship in Australia today [Apr 26]. “It all came together,” said Duffy who finished the 1.5k swim, 28.2k mountain bike and 10k trail run course in a time of... Read more of this article

Photos & Audio: Bermuda Anzac Day Ceremony

Photos & Audio: Bermuda Anzac Day Ceremony

Just past 6.00am this morning [Apr 25] at the Cenotaph on Front Street, about thirty people and Governor George Fergusson assembled for the observance of Anzac Day. In Australia and New Zealand, this day is known as Anzac Day and the ceremony traditionally takes place at dawn every 25th of April. Bermuda’s Australasian community has brought the... Read more of this article

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

The national day of remembrance for the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps [ANZAC] is approaching, with services set to take place on the morning of April 25, 2014. A spokesperson said, “Traditionally, the day commemorates the ill-fated dawn landing of troops at Gallipoli in Turkey in 1915, as part of a military campaign to open channels and... Read more of this article

David Hemp Takes Australian Coaching Job

David Hemp Takes Australian Coaching Job

Former Bermuda cricket captain David Hemp will serve as an assistant coach for the Prahan Cricket Club in Australia. The Herald Sun report that he relocated to Melbourne with his family five months ago and is trying to source other coaching roles. Hemp, 43, will work under new coach Peter Di Venuto, and helped with Prahran’s match-day preparation... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy To Race In XTERRA Australia

Flora Duffy To Race In XTERRA Australia

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy is set to race at the inaugural XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship race at Callala Beach in Jervis Bay, New South Wales, Australia next Saturday, April 26. Ms. Duffy, who was third at XTERRA Worlds last year, won the XTERRA South Africa Championship in February and also won the XTERRA West Championship in Nevada on Sunday. “I... Read more of this article

UK Man Cleared Of Sexual Assault In Australia

UK Man Cleared Of Sexual Assault In Australia

The UK’s Mirror is reporting that Gregory Cox, the 32-year-old millionaire boss of the Quintessential online shopping and finance group, has been cleared of charges that he sexually assaulted a 21-year-old Bermudian woman on an Australian beach last year. According to the report, “Gregory Cox, 32, faced two charges of having sex without... Read more of this article

Man Charged: Sex Assault Of Bermuda Woman

Man Charged: Sex Assault Of Bermuda Woman

A 32-year-old British tourist in Australia has been charged with having sexual intercourse without consent with a then-21-year-old Bermuda woman he met at beachside bar on January 22, 2012. Gregory Charles Cox, 32, has pleaded not guilty to the charges the Australia’s 9 News reported. The report says that Crown Prosecutor Elizabeth Wilkins SC... Read more of this article


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