Tag: Award winners

Triple Challenge Winners Given Their Awards

Triple Challenge Winners Given Their Awards

On Friday, April 11 at Barr’s Bay Park, the Bermuda Triple Challenge presented the winners of the Challenge weekend with their respective winnings, bringing the competition to a close. Overall Winners & All Male Winners: The Following – Dom Nanette and Coy Smith:The Bermuda Triple Challenge got underway on April 4 in the Towne of... Read more of this article

Students Compete To Raise Nutrition Awareness

Students Compete To Raise Nutrition Awareness

The Bermuda Dieticians Association and the Argus Group recently handed out prizes to P4-P6 students from Prospect Primary School in recognition of their participation in a Nutrition Champion School Competition that saw them create unique posters promoting healthy eating. All of Bermuda’s primary schools were invited to participate in producing... Read more of this article

BCB Girls Cricket & Netball Prize Presentation

BCB Girls Cricket & Netball Prize Presentation

The Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] Girls Cricket and Netball Camp, supported by Ironshore and the Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation, concluded on Friday 11 April with a prize presentation to recognise the girls development over the week. Ceri Riihiluoma from Ironshore presented the prizes and medals. President of BCB, Mr. Lloyd Fray said: “The... Read more of this article

Film Festival Announce 2014 Award Winners

Film Festival Announce 2014 Award Winners

BIFF announced the winners of the Jury, Audience Choice and Prospero awards following the 17th annual Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF], which concluded on March 27. Over 25 short films and fictional and documentary features screened at BIFF 2014. The lineup included three Oscar-nominated films: The Square, Missing Picture and Omar; as well... Read more of this article

Aishah Muhammad Wins VIP Sunshine Award

Aishah Muhammad Wins VIP Sunshine Award

After being nominated by an Irish visitor who called her “a true ambassador of Bermuda” who made her “love the island and its people,” Ms. Aishah Muhammad of Co-op Taxi has been named the latest winner of the VIP Sunshine Award. Maria Gonzalez nominated Ms. Muhammad saying she originally contacted her to book a taxi, and Ms.... Read more of this article

Videos: 2014 Annual Sports Awards Ceremony

Videos: 2014 Annual Sports Awards Ceremony

Hundreds of family, friends and athletes turned out for the annual Bermuda Sports Awards which took place on Saturday night [Mar 22] at the Fairmont Southampton, with the island’s top athletes being honoured for their achievements. Premier Craig Cannonier and Minister Wayne Scott attended the event which saw a host of athletes nominated for their... Read more of this article

Duke Of Edinburgh’s International Award Recap

Duke Of Edinburgh’s International Award Recap

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award was recently held in Bermuda in order to congratulate more than two hundred bronze and silver participants from BHS, MSA, and Saltus who pounded the pavement and the railway trails from St. George’s to Dockyard for their adventurous journey throughout the month of March. These fourteen to sixteen year... Read more of this article

Bicycle Association Award Recipients Announced

Bicycle Association Award Recipients Announced

The Bermuda Bicycle Association held its annual awards presentation for the 2013 season, recognizing the athletes who finished at the top of the various national championship races, road race series, criterium series and time trial series. Additionally the BBA presented awards for the top senior and junior athletes as well as recognizing the contributions... Read more of this article

Bermuda Named #1 Wreck Diving Destination

Bermuda Named #1 Wreck Diving Destination

Bermuda has been honoured by the readers of Scuba Diving magazine as the No. 1 Wreck Diving destination in the Caribbean and Atlantic, as part of the publication’s 2014 Reader’s Choice Awards. “We’d like to thank the readers of Scuba Diving for this tremendous recognition,” said Bermuda Tourism Authority CEO Bill Hanbury. “We know that divers... Read more of this article

Photos: Teen Award Winners Named, Honoured

Photos: Teen Award Winners Named, Honoured

[Updated] Teen Services announced the winners of the 2014 Outstanding Teen Awards on Saturday evening [Mar 8], with more than 100 of Bermuda’s young people in consideration for their good works in the community. The winners were announced during a ceremony held at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel at 6.00pm, with all of the more than 100 nominees... Read more of this article