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MP Brown Commends Bermuda Debate Team

MP Brown Commends Bermuda Debate Team

Shadow Minister of Education Walton Brown has offered his congratulations to the contingent of students who participated in the 2014 Panamerican School Debate, adding that the island’s residents are also thankful that they escaped the earthquake that affected Mexico City during the competition unscathed. The tournament took place last week, with... Read more of this article

Bermuda Competes In Panamerican Debates

Bermuda Competes In Panamerican Debates

The 2014 Panamerican School Debate Tournament took place last week, with a Bermudian contingent traveling to Mexico City in order to compete against debate teams from Canada, the United States, and several Latin American countries. Bermuda was represented by Ryan Robinson-Perinchief, Glenn Simmons, Asha Symons, and Jashonae Smith. The coach was Gladstone... Read more of this article

Bermuda Team Safe After Mexico Earthquake

Bermuda Team Safe After Mexico Earthquake

The Bermuda National School Debate team were evacuated from a building today [Apr 18 ] when a magnitude-7.2 earthquake struck Mexico, and fortunately all the team is safe and well. Ryan Robinson Perinchief, JaShonae Smith, Glenn Simmons and Asha Symons are in Mexico to represent Bermuda in the Panamerican Schools Debate Tournament in Mexico City. The... Read more of this article

Bermuda Cricket Board Name Under 17 Squad

Bermuda Cricket Board Name Under 17 Squad

The Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB]  announced the players that have been selected to the U17 squad. The team will compete in an ICC international triangular competition in August this year. In addition to training the squad will compete in the Evening Cricket League and the Logic First Division on Saturdays. Training will commence at Berkeley Institute... Read more of this article

Video: U/14 & U/16 Football Teams Return Home

Video: U/14 & U/16 Football Teams Return Home

The U/14 and U/16 football teams returned home this evening [Apr 14] from the Open Cup Tournament in Alabama, with the U/16 team returning as champions, having made an outstanding showing and winning their division. They were greeted at the airport by family, friends, BFA President Larry Mussenden and Senator Diallo Rabain, with the team walking out... Read more of this article

Insurance Component Added To School Program

Insurance Component Added To School Program

A new insurance component in association with the Bermuda Insurance Institute will be added to the high school Career Pathways Programme, Minister of Education & Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons said today [Apr 14]. It will allow students who successfully complete the certification to achieve an Associate in General Insurance [AINS] designation... Read more of this article

Junior Cyclists Make Podium In New York Race

Junior Cyclists Make Podium In New York Race

Bermuda’s junior mountain bikers had an outstanding showing at the New York MTB high school league race today [Apr 13] with all five making the podium. Gabriella Arnold [Junior Varsity girls], Tristan Narraway [Freshman girls] and Deshi Smith [Junior Varsity boys] all won their respective races, while Shomari Steed and Christian Oatley finished... Read more of this article

National Academy Open Cup Tour Continues

National Academy Open Cup Tour Continues

The Bermuda National Academy teams turned in solid performance yesterday [Apr 12] at the Jack Allen Recreation Complex in Decatur, Alabama during day two of the Open Cup Tournament. U14 Team The U14 National Academy select, coached by Maceo Dill and Sergio Goater, fought back from 1-0 down to defeat Manderville Soccer Club 3-1. With other matches in... Read more of this article

Basketball: Villa Maria Defeat Bermuda 38 – 26

Basketball: Villa Maria Defeat Bermuda 38 – 26

A Bermuda 14 & Under Girls Select Basketball team took on Villa Maria Academy in Canada, and despite a good effort on their part, ending up losing the game 38 – 26. Bermuda team coach Tim Trott said, “The starters played lethargic which prompted the bench to see more playing time in the first half. Offensively, the team still couldn’t... Read more of this article

National Academy Open Cup Tour Underway

National Academy Open Cup Tour Underway

The Bermuda National Academy U14 and U16 football teams began their Open Cup tour to the United States yesterday [Apr 10], with the teams arriving safely in Atlanta, from where they were transported to Rome, Georgia on the team bus sent to collect them from Darlington Soccer Academy. A spokesperson said, “The teams began their itinerary of activity... Read more of this article


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