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BTA: 400 Visitors Expected For Sporting Events

BTA: 400 Visitors Expected For Sporting Events

[Updated with video] “An eventful weekend in sports tourism has local transportation companies, hotel workers and others in the tourism industry very busy during what is typically a non-peak time,” the Bermuda Tourism Authority said today, adding that some 400 visitors are expected for four major sports tourism events this weekend. The BTA... Read more of this article

Atavus Rugby Return To Bermuda, Hold Sessions

Atavus Rugby Return To Bermuda, Hold Sessions

XL Catlin’s continued sponsorship of a long-term partnership between the Bermuda Rugby Football Union and Atavus, the company co-founded by World Rugby Hall-of-Famer, Waisale Serevi, will see the two-time World Cup winner back on island this week –  the first of three scheduled visits in 2017. Joining Serevi are USA Women’s Head Coach... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Nicholl Shield & Scully Cup

Photos/Results: Nicholl Shield & Scully Cup

Playing for the Nicholl Shield, undefeated league champions Renegades looked to repeat last years incredible feat of sweeping the Trophy Cabinet and going unbeaten, while the Teachers looked to upset the apple cart. Teachers started promisingly and dominated the early exchanges, with scrum half Chris Naylor provided a decent ball to spin out to the... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Beyond Rugby Championship

Photos & Results: Beyond Rugby Championship

The 6th annual Beyond Rugby Championship Tournament took place at the Police Field on Wednesday afternoon, with both Middle Schools and High Schools participating. Middle SchoolWinners – Sandys Middle School Runners-Up: Saltus Devrae-Noel Simmons MVP – Devin AugustusHigh SchoolWinners: Saltus Runners-Up: Berkeley Malcom Outerbridge... Read more of this article

DeSilva, Cole Selected To Represent West Indies

DeSilva, Cole Selected To Represent West Indies

[Updated] Bermuda Rugby players Tashon DeSilva and Dan Cole have been selected to represent the West Indies at the Las Vegas Invitational Sevens Tournament this weekend. The two athletes follow in the footsteps of fellow Bermuda players Derek ‘Bobby’ Hurdle Jr., Nathan Brown, Freedom Burrows, Jonathan Cassidy, Kris Furbert, Tom Healy, Dan... Read more of this article

Mikle Dill Enjoying South Africa Rugby Academy

Mikle Dill Enjoying South Africa Rugby Academy

Young Bermudian rugby player Mikle Dill has taken his excellence in the sport to South Africa, attending the prestigious Stellenbosch Academy for Sport as he works to improve his game – and his chances of playing professionally. Mr. Dill, a CedarBridge Academy graduate, has locally represented CedarBridge Rugby and Teachers Rugby, as well as the... Read more of this article

Rugby: Bermuda vs NYAC, Ladies League Action

Rugby: Bermuda vs NYAC, Ladies League Action

The final matches of the Bermuda Rugby Football Union’s Women’s League season took place at the National Sports Centre, before the Bermuda National XV hosted New York Athletic Club [NYAC]. Renegades came from 1-0 down against Teachers, who took the lead through Najee Pitt-Clarke’s try in the opening minute. Leah Collis leveled early in... Read more of this article

Women’s Rugby Action At Sports Centre Tonight

Women’s Rugby Action At Sports Centre Tonight

The final matches of the Women’s League take place tonight [Feb 17] at the National Sports Centre before the Bermuda National XV host New York Athletic Club [NYAC]. “Renegades and Teachers face-off at 6:15, with the winner waiting to see if Mariners can upset Police at 6:50 to determine which Club will be crowned League Champions,”... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Denton Hurdle Memorial Rugby

Photos/Results: Denton Hurdle Memorial Rugby

In the Denton Hurdle Memorial First Team match at the National Sports Center The Rest defeated the Teachers 33 – 22. Chiquon Smith scored 3 tries for The Rest, while Ben Beasley and Dan Cole added a try each, Cole kicked 4 Conversions. The Teachers got 2 tries from Corey Boyce, while Tashon DeSilva and Jahnico Francis added a try each, with Pat... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Ladies & Men’s Rugby League

Photos & Results: Ladies & Men’s Rugby League

In recent ladies rugby action the Mariners dominated early, but eventually they were outdone by the Renegades. Melissa Field scored 2 tries for the Renegades, with Rachael Jenkins adding the other. The Mariners got single tries from Anthi Xipolia and Amanda Swan. The Police displayed good discipline and adhered to a very structured game plan going... Read more of this article

Ariel Re High School Rugby League Results

Ariel Re High School Rugby League Results

Five matches were played during the latest round of the Ariel Re High School Rugby League at the National Sports Centre, with the results of the matches below. U16s – CedarBridge Academy vs SaltusTry Scorers for Cedarbridge Academy – Zaire Williams Conversions for Cedarbridge Academy – Paulo Sousa Try Scorers for Saltus – Zach... Read more of this article

Photos: Weekend Rugby League Action

Photos: Weekend Rugby League Action

In recent touch rugby league action, a number of matches were played, with the league title wrapping up. Renegades ladies were beaten by the Teachers squad 1-0, with Gillian Cross scoring the lone try. In men’s action, Police took on a much improved Mariners team lead by Rory O’Kelly-Lynch, who accounted for 10 of the 15 points for the team. O’Kelly-Lynch... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Ariel Re High School Rugby

Photos/Results: Ariel Re High School Rugby

The second round of the Bermuda Rugby Football Union’s Ariel Re High School League season continued recently at the National Sports Center. A triple header took place with 113 points put on the board, with the biggest win of the evening coming in the third game that saw Saltus defeat Berkeley 34 – 0 in Under 18 Division action. The opening match... Read more of this article