Tag: Bermuda track and field

Scraders, Perinchief Through To Finals In China

Scraders, Perinchief Through To Finals In China

Both Kyrah Scraders and Jah-Nai Perinchief have qualified for the finals at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China following strong showings in the preliminaries. Kyrah Scraders ran to a third place finish in heat 2 of the 800m, clocking a time of 2:11.27 which saw her qualify for the B final. Meanwhile Jah-Nai Perinchief equaled his personal... Read more of this article

Kyrah Scraders Named Bermuda’s Flag Bearer

Kyrah Scraders Named Bermuda’s Flag Bearer

The Bermuda Olympic Association [BOA] today announced that 17-year old runner, Kyrah Scraders, will be the Bermuda team’s flag bearer at the Opening Ceremonies of the Youth Olympic Games being held on 16 August in Nanjing, China. Ms. Scraders, who is a Grade 11 student at The Berkeley Institute, will represent Bermuda in the 800 meter race. She started... Read more of this article

24 Years Later: Saunders Record Still Stands

24 Years Later: Saunders Record Still Stands

Following the conclusion of the high jumping competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland, the record-breaking leap by Bermuda’s Clarence “Nicky” Saunders continues to stand the test of time, remaining unbroken after 24 years. Mr. Saunders set the record at the 1990 Commonwealth Games in New Zealand, becoming the first... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Second In Holland

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Second In Holland

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief recently competed in the Holland National Championships, where he placed 2nd in the high jump with a leap of 2.08m. Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Watson said, “Jah-Nhai Perinchief competed in the Holland National Championships. “This is his first senior competition and first time... Read more of this article

Russell E. Blunt East Coast Day #1 Results

Russell E. Blunt East Coast Day #1 Results

Bermuda’s athletes competing at the 2014 Russell E. Blunt East Coast Invitational picked up medals during their first day of competition. Samuel Darrell from the Bermuda Pacers captured the Gold Medal in the 11-12 Boys High Jump Start with a top leap of 1.45m, Ryan Outerbridge also won a Gold Medal when he won the 11-12 Boys 3000m  representing the... Read more of this article

Bermuda D.A.S.H. Team To Compete In USA

Bermuda D.A.S.H. Team To Compete In USA

Bermuda’s D.A.S.H. team will be participating in this year’s Russell E. Blunt East Coast Invitational track and field meet, set to be held from July 18 through July 20, 2014 in Durham, North Carolina. The Bermudian team will include Jai-La Wade [100m], Destini Edwards-Hill [100m], Keesha Miller [100m, 200m, Long Jump], Annan Zuill [100m,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Pacers To Compete In North Carolina

Bermuda Pacers To Compete In North Carolina

This weekend the Bermuda Pacers Track Club will make their 33rd appearance at the 2014 Russell E. Blunt East Coast Invitational Track Meet in North Carolina. This event which has been hosted by the Durham Stride Track Club for the past 14 years will be held at the Durham Country Memorial Stadium from Friday, July 18 thru to Sunday, July 20, 2014. At... Read more of this article

Tyrone Smith Wins Long Jump In Germany

Tyrone Smith Wins Long Jump In Germany

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith has recorded his first international win of this season, leaping to victory in the men’s long jump at the 44th International Leichtathletik Track and Field Meet in Rhede, Germany. Smith recorded a top leap of 7.84m, with Mathias Broothaerts from Belgium finishing second leaping 7.83m and German Alyn Camara finished third... Read more of this article

Tre Houston Makes Top 100 Sprinters List

Tre Houston Makes Top 100 Sprinters List

Bermuda’s Harold “Tre” Houston has cracked the top 100 in the International Association of Athletics Federations [IAAF] ranking of the top international sprinters, achieving the placement mere weeks before he gets set to represent Bermuda at the 2014 Commonwealth Games as one of only 18 athletes that will make the trip to Glasgow,... Read more of this article

Videos: Athletes Return Home With Medals

Videos: Athletes Return Home With Medals

The American Airlines flight from Miami was tonight [July 8] loaded with swimmers and track and field athletes, all returning from overseas competitions this past weekend. The athletes were met at the LF Wade International Airport by Minister for Community, Culture and Sports Wayne Scott along with Junior Minister, Senator Alexis Swan.Bermuda swimmers... Read more of this article


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