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Quinnae Outerbridge Finishes First & Second

Quinnae Outerbridge Finishes First & Second

Quinnae Outerbridge and her University of Hartford Indoor Track and Field teammates kicked off their 2018-19 slate at the Yale Season Opener. Outerbridge earned runner-up honors in the women’s 1,000m with a time of 3:12.41, and Outerbridge also ran the anchor leg for the University of Hartford’s women’s 4×800 meter relay team that clocked... Read more of this article

Pacers Athletes Heading To AAU Championships

Pacers Athletes Heading To AAU Championships

Bermuda Pacers Athletes will make their second appearance at the 2019 AAU Cross- Country Championship. This weekend 10 young long to middle distance runners from the Bermuda Pacers Track Club will compete at the prestigious 2019 AAU National Cross-Country Championships. The event will be held this Saturday, December 7th at Victor Ashe Park in Knoxville,... Read more of this article

Video: BNV Panel Discussion On Carifta

Video: BNV Panel Discussion On Carifta

Bernews will be hosting a News & Views panel discussion at around noon today [Nov 27] to discuss the 2020 Carifta Games which will be held in Bermuda, with BNAA President Donna Raynor, Mia Bean and Domico Watson set to take part in the discussion. The panelists will be discussing the matter with journalist Don Burgess, and we will update this article... Read more of this article

New Track To Be Laid At National Sports Centre

New Track To Be Laid At National Sports Centre

The 400m running track is to be resurfaced at the National Sports Centre [NSC] in Devonshire, as it gears up to host the Carifta Games in April 2020. The existing track, which had a warranty for ten years, was laid in 2001/2002 by Beynon Sports and is now, falling into disrepair. A spokesperson said, “In places it is separating from the foundation... Read more of this article

BNAA Event Rescheduled For November 30

BNAA Event Rescheduled For November 30

The BNAA National Cross Country Championships, which was originally scheduled for Saturday, December 7, has been rescheduled for Saturday, November 30 at the Botanical Gardens, beginning at 8.30am. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “Due to some schedule conflicts, we have had to re-schedule the BNAA National Cross Country Championships. It will... Read more of this article

Armstrong Wins NJSIAA Sectional Cross Country

Armstrong Wins NJSIAA Sectional Cross Country

Nathan Armstrong’s post season continued as he competed in the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association [NJSIAA] Sectional Cross Country race. In the blistering cold, Armstrong clocked a 5K winning time of 16.44 and became the 1st Pompton Lakes High School runner to win the sectionals race since 1972. Related StoriesBermuda... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Concludes Competing In Dubai

Jessica Lewis Concludes Competing In Dubai

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has concluded competing in the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai. In her final race of the meet, she took to the track for the T53 Women’s 800m final where he clocked a time of 2:05.38 on her way to finishing 8th. Following the meet, Ms Lewis said, “I am really proud of how I raced here at my 4th World... Read more of this article

Lewis Advances To T53 Women’s 400m Final

Lewis Advances To T53 Women’s 400m Final

A day after finishing 4th in the World Para Athletics Championships T53 Women’s 100m final, Jessica Lewis was back on the track in Dubai. Lewis competed in the T53 Women’s 400m Heat 2 finishing 4th in a time of 1:00.82, which resulted in her advancing to the final, where she finished in 8th place in a time of 1:03.83. Related StoriesJessica... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Advances To 100m Finals In Dubai

Jessica Lewis Advances To 100m Finals In Dubai

Jessica Lewis raced to victory on Heat 2 of the T53 Women’s 100m race in the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai. The Bermudian sprinter clocked a personal best time of 16.74 to win the heat and advance to the final. Lewis finished with the third fastest qualifying time of the two heats; with Samantha Kinghorn from Great Britain clocking... Read more of this article

DeVon Bean Passes IAAF Level 5 Coach Course

DeVon Bean Passes IAAF Level 5 Coach Course

BNAA Director of Athletics DeVon Bean has successfully passed with distinction the Sprints and Hurdles IAAF Level 5 Elite Academy Coach Course. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “The IAAF Academy Course for Elite Coach is the highest recognized achievement awarded through the IAAF Coaches Education and Certification System [CECS]. It is a globally... Read more of this article

NSC Seeks Food Vendors For Carifta Games

NSC Seeks Food Vendors For Carifta Games

Food vendors are being sought for the 2020 Carifta Games being held in Bermuda. Craig Tyrrell, the National Sports Centre’s operations manager, said: “This is a great opportunity for vendors as I am sure Bermudians will come out in force to watch these games. “We are looking for seven vendors for four days who will have stations at the NSC. I... Read more of this article

157 Young Runners Compete In MAAC Dash

157 Young Runners Compete In MAAC Dash

The MAAC Dash at Sunset took place at the National Sports Center, with 157 youngsters competing in the various age groups. Jaeda Grant won the 10-11 Girls race with a time of 5:49, Keyandae Lightbourne was second clocking 6:39 and Dayasha Dill finished third with a time of 6:58. The 10-11 Boys race was won by Tom Hyland who was clocked at 6:01, Christian... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Nominated For Best Female Athlete

Jessica Lewis Nominated For Best Female Athlete

She delivered three medals and one new record to mark the best ever showing by Bermuda at the Parapan Games, and now Jessica Lewis has been nominated for the ‘Best Female Athlete’ award, which is based on performances at the 2019 Parapan American Games.The Paralympic website said, “The Americas Paralympic Committee [IPC] has revealed... Read more of this article