Tag: Bermuda track and field

Jessica Lewis Finishes Eighth In Australia Event

Jessica Lewis Finishes Eighth In Australia Event

Paralympian Jessica Lewis began her 2015 competitive year recently in Australia at the Summer Down Under Wheelchair Road Racing Series, with one race in Canberra and another in Sydney, followed by a 10K which is also in Sydney. Ms. Lewis finished eighth in the Open Women’s Division with a time of 34:52, and 30th overall in the event. In a blog... Read more of this article

Flyers Track Club Track & Field Meet Results

Flyers Track Club Track & Field Meet Results

The first Bermuda National Athletes Association’s Track Meet of 2015 was hosted by the Flyers Track Club at the National Sports Center, with four athletes reaching the Carifta Games Qualifying Standards. Two Under 18 Girls High Jumpers reached the Qualifying Standard, Sakari Famous won the event leaping 1.60m, with Mikayla Wilson finishing second... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Set To Compete In Australia

Jessica Lewis Set To Compete In Australia

Paralympian Jessica Lewis is set to start her 2015 competitive year this weekend in Australia, with one race in Canberra and another in Sydney followed by a 10K which is also in Sydney. Lewis has headed out from her base in Canada to make the 25 hour journey to Australia, and her training buddy Austin Pruitt will also be going to Australia to compete,... Read more of this article

Dage Minors Wins 800M At Dartmouth Relays

Dage Minors Wins 800M At Dartmouth Relays

Competing for his Franklin Pierce University Men’s Track & Field team, Bermuda’s Dage Minors took home a first place finish in the 800m at the 46th annual Dartmouth Relays held in New Hampshire, as well as recording a fourth place finish in the 400m. He recorded a time of 1:58.31 in the 800m, and a time of 50.43 in the 400m. The school’s... Read more of this article

Dr. Evans Passes Level 2 Technical Course

Dr. Evans Passes Level 2 Technical Course

Dr. Freddie Evans attended the Level 2 Technical Officials Course held in Puerto Rico From December 15th – 20th 2014, passing the course with what the Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] called “flying colours.” As Dr. Evans had passed the Level 1 Technical Officials Course in 2012, which was held in Bermuda before the Carifta... Read more of this article

Dage Minors Wins 800M, Sets School Record

Dage Minors Wins 800M, Sets School Record

Bermuda’s Dage Minors had a strong showing at the Elm City Challenge hosted by Southern Connecticut State University, winning the 800m, meeting the NEICAAA Championships qualifying time, posting the school record and meeting the NCAA Championships Provisional Qualifying Standard. Minors placed first in the 800 meter run with a time of 1:52.30,... Read more of this article

Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

The Ministry of Community, Culture and Sports will host the Sixth Bermuda Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Sunday, 7 December at Fairmont Southampton. Premier Michael Dunkley  will preside over the official induction of the ten sportsmen and administrators. In keeping with tradition, the inductees’ names are revealed at the ceremony. Minister... Read more of this article

Audio: BBC Sport’s “Bermudian Double Act”

Audio: BBC Sport’s “Bermudian Double Act”

BBC Sportsworld featured what they termed a “Bermudian Double Act” yesterday [Nov 8], showcasing two of the island’s top athletes, with the 10-minute interview featuring footballer Shaun Goater and track & field athlete Nicky Saunders. The text that accompanied the interview said, “Nick Saunders, who was Commonwealth Champion... Read more of this article

Results: Chaplin Bay Cross Country Event

Results: Chaplin Bay Cross Country Event

The West End Athletic Club arranged this weekend’s Cross Country event, which was held on Chaplin Bay on Saturday, and saw dozens of runners take part. The full results follow below [PDF here]: Girl’s U-10:Myeisha Sharrieff 11.05 Olivia Heffernan 12.1Boy’s U-10:Jayson Simons 10.03 Jace Donawa 11.57 Nizeko Outerbridge 14.11Girl’s... Read more of this article

Season’s First Cross Country Race On Saturday

Season’s First Cross Country Race On Saturday

The Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] 2014/2015 season is set to get underway with the season’s first cross country race on Saturday [Sept 27] at Chaplin Bay. BNAA President Donna Watson said, “”The 2013/2014 season has ended and now we are moving onto our 2014/2015 season. The first cross country will take place this coming... Read more of this article


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