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$50,000 In Junior Athlete Sponsorships

$50,000 In Junior Athlete Sponsorships

A total of $50,000 was handed out for young athletes as the 2018 National Junior Athlete Sponsorship Programme Awards Ceremony took place. Fifteen Sporting organizations were presented funding to assist their athlete in development or competition for the upcoming year. Kenneth Leseur from Bermuda Junior Golf Association was presented $2,765.00, while... Read more of this article

Tyler Smith Named Women’s Player Of Year

Tyler Smith Named Women’s Player Of Year

Bermuda’s Tyler Smith has won yet another accolade, this time earning SWAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year honours, and also being named to the Women’s All-SWAC Tennis Team. In naming the Bermudian athlete the Player of the Year, the Southwestern Athletic Conference [SWAC] said, “Jackson State’s No. 1 player Tyler Smith won back-to-back... Read more of this article

Bermuda Wins GEC Champion Catalyzer Awards

Bermuda Wins GEC Champion Catalyzer Awards

At the 10th annual Global Entrepreneurship Congress [GEC] in Istanbul Turkey, Bermuda again took home two Champion Catalyzer awards. These awards will join the five others that Bermuda has received, through the entrepreneurial efforts of the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] over the years, at the international event. Jeff Hoffman, GEN... Read more of this article

Faiz Shakir Receives Chancellor’s Award In NY

Faiz Shakir Receives Chancellor’s Award In NY

State University of New York Chancellor Kristina Johnson recently awarded 12 Suffolk County Community College students with the 2018 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence at an Albany awards ceremony, and Bermudian Faiz Shakir was one of the awardees. Shakir is an Accounting Major with a 3.8 grade point average. He has earned Dean’s List recognition... Read more of this article

Ryan Parris Named MVP At Fred Kelly Awards

Ryan Parris Named MVP At Fred Kelly Awards

Bermuda’s Ryan Parris, midfielder for the Axemen soccer team in Nova Scotia, recently received the MVP award at the annual Fred G. Kelly Awards Banquet. A spokesperson said, “Acadia University’s Department of Athletics announced this year’s Team Award winners. Ryan Parris was the recipient of the MVP award at the annual Fred G. Kelly... Read more of this article

Football: Finalists For BFA Awards Announced

Football: Finalists For BFA Awards Announced

The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] announced the finalists for the upcoming BFA awards, the “Night of Legends”. Players and Coaches were nominated by their Clubs with nominations falling under five categories: Most Valuable, Best Defensive Player, Best Young Player, Best Goalkeeper and Coach of the Year. The finalists and the eventual winner... Read more of this article

Maria Esipova Wins Sophie Fraser-Smith Award

Maria Esipova Wins Sophie Fraser-Smith Award

Top Model held their model search competition in London, UK on Saturday night [April 7th], with this year marking the introduction of an award named in honour of Bermudian model Sophie Fraser-Smith who passed away last year. Maria Esipova from Australia won the inaugural ‘Sophie Fraser-Smith Models Model Award’, introduced in memory of Bermudian... Read more of this article

Cricket Board Easter Camp Prizes Presented

Cricket Board Easter Camp Prizes Presented

On Friday, President of the Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] Lloyd Smith, congratulated and recognized players with outstanding performances during the BCB Easter Camp. Brianna Ray, studying in the UK on a cricket scholarship, was on hand to assist with the presentation. This year the BCB Easter Camp, sponsored by Chubb, was fully subscribed with thirty-one... Read more of this article

Alize Bailey Wins Personal Style Award In UK

Alize Bailey Wins Personal Style Award In UK

Bermudian model Alize Bailey won the ‘Personal Style’ award at the Top Model UK and Worldwide Model Search Competition held in London, UK this past weekend. This is the latest accolade for the Bermudian model who won the Top Model Worldwide Public Vote Award in 2017, and was also featured on the Vogue UK website after modeling in the Fashion... Read more of this article

Lost In The Triangle Win People’s Choice Awards

Lost In The Triangle Win People’s Choice Awards

Through popular vote, Lost in the Triangle [LITT] has won two 2018 Restaurant Weeks People’s Choice Awards – one for lunch and one for dinner. LITT is the first restaurant to win both People’s Choice Awards in the same year; LITT also won the 2017 Restaurant Weeks People’s Choice Award for lunch. Lunch was added to Bermuda Restaurant... Read more of this article

BIFF 2018 Film Award Winners Announced

BIFF 2018 Film Award Winners Announced

The winners of the Bermuda International Film Festival 2018 film awards were recently announced, including the Competitive Shorts Jury Awards, People’s Choice winners, and BerMovies winners. Competitive Shorts Jury Awards:Overall Winner: “Night Call”, directed by Amanda Renee Knox Outstanding Directing: “Taniel”, directed... Read more of this article

Annual School Lunch Challenge Awards Held

Annual School Lunch Challenge Awards Held

Awards were distributed at the annual School Lunch Challenge recently, with the ceremony being attended by Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain and the Minister of Health Kim Wilson. A spokesperson said, “An important Government initiative aimed at halting an alarming trend in Bermuda has received a boost, with awards... Read more of this article

Tomorrow’s Voices Earns Autism Program Award

Tomorrow’s Voices Earns Autism Program Award

Tomorrow’s Voices Bermuda Autism Early Intervention Centre said they are proud to announce that the Autism Early Intervention Centre has been voted Best Early Autism Intervention Program – Caribbean by UK-based Global Health & Pharma Magazine [GHP] as part of their 2018 Social Care Awards. This year’s award follows on from the award the Early... Read more of this article