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Dr Brown’s Team To Be Honoured By Howard

Dr Brown’s Team To Be Honoured By Howard

The induction ceremony for the Howard University Sports Hall of Fame will be held next month, and included in the Hall of Fame initiates is Howard’s 1968 Track Team, of which Dr. Ewart Brown, a Howard graduate, was a member. “This honour by the University caught me off guard,” said Dr. Brown. “I am very happy for my teammates who deserve... Read more of this article

Injury Affects Lodge-Bean During Youth Olympics

Injury Affects Lodge-Bean During Youth Olympics

Bermuda’s Clevonte Lodge-Bean has recorded a ‘Did Not Finish’ at the Youth Olympics in Argentina after the young runner had an unfortunate issue as he started the race, going down with a suspected hamstring pull. Lodge-Bean took off in Heat 4 of the 400m, however approximately ten seconds into the race he went down, with what is being... Read more of this article

USATF Chooses Bermuda For Athlete Summit

USATF Chooses Bermuda For Athlete Summit

Up to 45 high performance athletes and thought leaders from USA Track & Field’s Athletes Advisory Committee are gearing up for a visit to Bermuda this month. “They’re travelling out here to participate in a series of meetings, held annually, to help set the organisation’s strategic goals for the year ahead and provide development training... Read more of this article

150 Young Runners Compete In MAAC Dash

150 Young Runners Compete In MAAC Dash

Some 150 youngsters to the National Sports Center track for the running of the MAAC Dash at Sunset. Quin Burgess won the Girls 4-5 race stopping the clock in a time of 1:43, Poppy Parry was second in 1:47 and Zara Bule finished third clocking a time of 1:47. The Boys 4-5 race was won by Ronan Davidge who was clocked at 1:42, Lewis MacFarlane was second... Read more of this article

Olympian Ato Boldon: ‘Bermuda I Love You’

Olympian Ato Boldon: ‘Bermuda I Love You’

Four-time Olympic medal winner Ato Boldon of Trinidad and Tobago recently sent some love Bermuda’s way, tweeting a message from his verified Twitter account, saying “Bermuda I love you.” A biography of the athlete at his website says, “Ato Boldon. Trinidadian. NBC Sports TV. World Champion. 4x Oly Medalist. IMG Speaker. IAAF Ambassador.... Read more of this article

BNAA Cross Country Season Set To Begin

BNAA Cross Country Season Set To Begin

The Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] announced the start of the 2018 Cross Country Season. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “We are looking forward to an exciting season and all of the running clubs have met to decide and agree on the criteria for the season. “With our preparation towards the Carifta 2019, then towards the... Read more of this article

‘Most-Decorated Career In History Of Ravens’

‘Most-Decorated Career In History Of Ravens’

Dage Minors earned All-Academic honors from the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, with his University noting the Bermudian athlete had the “most-decorated career in the history of Ravens track & field.” Franklin Pierce University’s website noted that USTFCCCA bestows All-Academic honors on... Read more of this article

King Elected As NACAC Athlete Chairperson

King Elected As NACAC Athlete Chairperson

Bermudian Arantxa King has been voted in as the Chairperson of the NACAC Athletes Commission. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “During the NACAC Championships this past weekend held in Toronto, Canada, elections were held for the Chairperson for the NACAC Athlete Commission. “As noted earlier this year Arantxa King was selected as one of... Read more of this article

Smith Wins Bermuda’s Third CAC Games Medal

Smith Wins Bermuda’s Third CAC Games Medal

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith leaped into medal position at the Central American and Caribbean Games in Colombia, winning a silver medal in the men’s long jump with a leap of 8.03, to mark the island’s third medal win of these Games thus far. Jamaican Ramone Bailey leaped 8.07m to claim gold, while Andwuelle Wright from Trinidad won the bronze... Read more of this article

Butterfield & Minors Compete In CAC Games

Butterfield & Minors Compete In CAC Games

The track and field portion of the CAC Games got underway in Colombia with two Bermudian athletes taking to the track. Dage Minors finished 5th in heat 2 of the men’s 800m, crossing the line in a time of 1:49.30, which saw him just miss out on a spot in the finals with the 9th fastest time overall.Taahira Butterfield advanced to the women’s 100m... Read more of this article

Athletes Win More Medals On Final Day In NC

Athletes Win More Medals On Final Day In NC

The Bermuda Pacers Track Club and members of D.A.S.H Track Club concluded competing in the 2018 Russell E. Blunt East Coast Invitational at the Durham County Memorial Stadium in Durham, North Carolina. The Bermuda athletes claimed more medals on the final day of competition. The first two medals came in the 9-10 Girls 800 Meter Run, Ellise Dickinson... Read more of this article

Bermuda Athletes Win More Medals In NC

Bermuda Athletes Win More Medals In NC

Bermudians continue to compete at the 2018 Russell E. Blunt East Coast Invitational at the Durham County Memorial Stadium in Durham, North Carolina, with the island’s young athletes racking up the medal wins. The first Gold Medal come during the 9-10 Girls 1500 Meter Run with Jaeda Grant clocking a Personal Best time of 5:38.59. Kahzi Sealey won... Read more of this article

Bermuda Athletes Win Medals In North Carolina

Bermuda Athletes Win Medals In North Carolina

The 2018 Russell E. Blunt East Coast Invitational got underway at the Durham County Memorial Stadium in Durham, North Carolina with athletes from Bermuda competing. Competing in the 13-14 Boys Javelin Throw, Javed Sutton-Simons finished third with a top throw of 32.86m, with Kahzi Sealey 4th throwing 26.53m. Makayla Tucker with a leap of 10.47m would... Read more of this article