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NACAC Team Win Medals & Trophies In Trinidad

NACAC Team Win Medals & Trophies In Trinidad

The NACAC Age Group Team returned home to Bermuda with several medals and trophies after making an excellent showing at the NACAC Age Group Championships in Trinidad. “We would like to really thank everyone who made it possible for this team to travel to this event as these athletes have given us 100% and have done Bermuda proud,” BNAA President... Read more of this article

Photos, Results: BNAA National Championships

Photos, Results: BNAA National Championships

The 2017 Bermuda National Athletics Associations Track & Field National Championships took place recently at the National Sports Center. Za’kayza Parsons was crowned the Under 17 Girls 100 Meter Dash National Champion after clocking a winning time of 12.86. Keturah Bulford-Trott was second in 12.99 and Aaliyah Fadda finished third in a time... Read more of this article

Marshall Breaks 3000 Steeplechase Record

Marshall Breaks 3000 Steeplechase Record

Bermuda’s Lamont Marshall has broken yet another record, this time shattering the 3000 steeplechase record stopping the clock at 8:49.71 while competing in the Music City Distance Carnival in Nashville, Tennessee. The old record of 8:53 was set back in 1996 by Terrance Armstrong. The time also qualified Mr Marshall for next years Commonwealth Games... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: BNAA Track Meet

Photos & Results: BNAA Track Meet

The Bermuda National Athletics Association recently hosted a track neet at the National Sports Center, with Carifta Bronze Medalist Tiara Derosa  one of the athletes in action.  Derosa won both the Under 20 Girls Discus and Shot Putt, she threw the Discus 42.80m and the Shot Putt went 11.92m. The meet was also an opportunity for some athletes to prepare... Read more of this article

Bermuda Invitational Permit Meet Participants

Bermuda Invitational Permit Meet Participants

The Bermuda National Athletics Association have confirmed some of the athletes for the upcoming Bermuda Invitational Permit Meet which will be held on July 1st at the National Sports Center. Bermudians Shaquille Dill and Dage Minors will feature in the men’s 800m race, while locals will have a chance to watch Paralympian Jessica Lewis in action, as... Read more of this article

Five Athletes To Compete At NACAC In Trinidad

Five Athletes To Compete At NACAC In Trinidad

The Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] will be sending a team of five athletes to the NACAC Age Group Championships in Trinidad beginning on June 17th. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “This event is a multi event with the 11-12 year olds competing in 5 events [60m dash, 800/1000m, LJ, HJ and baseball throw] and the 13-14 year olds... Read more of this article

National Stadium Track Gets A Power Wash

National Stadium Track Gets A Power Wash

You never know when you might get called to do something completely different at the National Sports Centre. And so it proved for lifeguard Shannon Botelho who was given the task of three hours of power washing the athletic track.According to Trevor Madeiros, the NSC’s Facilities Manager, almost everyone, including the NSC’s Chairman Sean Tucker,... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins 200m Race In Switzerland

Jessica Lewis Wins 200m Race In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis began competing in Switzerland at the Daniela Jutzeler Memorial 2017 Arbon Track Meet. Taking to the track for the T53 Women’s 100m, the two-time Paralympian crossed the line second stopping the clock in a time of 17.05. She finished behind Samantha Kinghorn from Great Britain who stopped the clock in a time of 16.21,... Read more of this article

Lamont Marshall Breaks 3000 Meter Record

Lamont Marshall Breaks 3000 Meter Record

Running at the Jamaica International Invitational held in Kingston, Jamaica, Bermuda’s Lamont Marshall broke his own 3000 meter record crossing the line in 8:05 about three seconds quicker than his previous time. He placed 8th in a field of twelve, and the race was won by Australian Jack Rayner in a time of 7:52. Marshall has been on a record... Read more of this article

Tiara Derosa Named To USTFCCCA Team

Tiara Derosa Named To USTFCCCA Team

Bermuda’s Tiara Derosa has been named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association [USTFCCCA] All-Region Team . The school said “For the first time since the 2013-14 season, Shaw University outdoor track and field had two athletes named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association [USTFCCCA] All-Region Team... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Competes In  Desert Challenge

Jessica Lewis Competes In Desert Challenge

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis competed in the 2017 Desert Challenge  in Arizona, recording top three finishes in all her events. The two time Paralympian took to the track to compete in the 200m, where she finished 3rd with a time of 30.76. She followed that up with a second place showing in the 800m, stopping the clock in a time of 2:05.17. During the... Read more of this article

Tiara Derosa Wins Discus In North Carolina

Tiara Derosa Wins Discus In North Carolina

Bermuda’s Tiara Derosa won the women’s discus with a throw of 44.72 meters at the Wingate Invitational meet held in North Carolina. Derosa is the Bermuda national record holder, and recently won a medal at the 2017 Carifta Track and Field Championships in Curacao. She attends Shaw University, and the school’s report said, “The Shaw University... Read more of this article

Tyrone Smith Sets New Bermuda LJ Record

Tyrone Smith Sets New Bermuda LJ Record

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith made an outstanding showing at the Tom Tellez Invitational meet at the University of Houston, leaping 8.34m, which is a new personal best for him, a new Bermuda record, and qualifies him for the IAAF World Championships. His massive leap of 8.34m — over 27 feet — is a world class showing, and to provide a comparison... Read more of this article