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Eight Athletes Qualified For 2017 Carifta Games

Eight Athletes Qualified For 2017 Carifta Games

Eight Bermuda athletes have qualified so far for the 2017 Carifta Games, Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Raynor said, adding that they have until March 26th to name the team, so there is still time for athletes to reach the standards. Ms Raynor said, “Before this week we started with five athletes qualified. During the... Read more of this article

Minors Takes Career Total To 15 Championships

Minors Takes Career Total To 15 Championships

Bermuda’s Dage Minors — who competes for Franklin Pierce University — is literally running around picking up accolades, as on the heels of being named the Northeast-10 Conference Track Athlete of the Week four times this winter, he has now chalked up four more NE10 Conference titles, pushing his career total to 15 championships.The... Read more of this article

Smith Sets New Bermuda Long Jump Record

Smith Sets New Bermuda Long Jump Record

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith competed in the Müller Indoor Grand Prix in Birmingham, England, shattering the Bermuda Indoor National Long Jump Record in the process. The three time Olympian broke the Bermuda Indoor National Long Jump Record with his leap of 7.83m. Smith finished second behind Godfrey Khotso Mokoena from South Africa who finished with... Read more of this article

Minors Named ‘Athlete Of Week’ For 4th Time

Minors Named ‘Athlete Of Week’ For 4th Time

For the fourth time this winter, Bermudian Dage Minors — who competes for the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field team — has been named Northeast-10 Conference Track Athlete of the Week.The announcement said, “For the fourth time in eight weeks this winter, senior Dage Minors [Hamilton Parish, Bermuda] of the Franklin Pierce... Read more of this article

Dill, Mouchette Compete In CIAA Championships

Dill, Mouchette Compete In CIAA Championships

Shaquille Dill representing the Saint Augustine’s University and Juma Mouchette representing Virginia State University competed in the 2017 CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships. Dill ran to victory in the Men’s 800m Final with a time of 1:55.39. Both Dill and Mouchette lined up for the Men’s Mile, Dill finished second stopping the clock... Read more of this article

BSSF Senior School Cross Country Results

BSSF Senior School Cross Country Results

The Bermuda School Sports Federation held the Senior School Cross Country Championships at the Arboretum recently, with young runners from a number of island schools competing. Under 16 Girls13.43 Ashley Irby- Saltus Grammar School 14.34 Mikaela Outerbridge – Bermuda High School 15.15 Shelby Madeiros – Somersfield Academy 15:59 Gianna... Read more of this article

Whitney Institute Holds ‘Racing Of The Bulls’

Whitney Institute Holds ‘Racing Of The Bulls’

The campus of Whitney Institute was a beehive of track and field activities recently as the school hosted the Racing of the Bulls. Students from Whitney Institute and Dellwood Middle Schools battled it out in track and field events including the 60M, 300M, 1000M races; Long Jump, Turbo Javelin Throw, and 4x100M Relay. A spokesperson said, “As... Read more of this article

Dage Minors Named ‘Track Athlete Of Week’

Dage Minors Named ‘Track Athlete Of Week’

For the third time this winter, Bermudian Dage Minors — who competes for the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field team —  has been named Northeast-10 Conference Track Athlete of the Week. In addition, Franklin Pierce’s 4×400-meter relay team, which Minors is a part of, was named NE10 Relay of the Week.The... Read more of this article

Shaquille Dill Named CIAA Runner Of The Week

Shaquille Dill Named CIAA Runner Of The Week

Bermuda’s Shaquille Dill — who competes for Saint Augustine’s University —  was named the CIAA Men’s Indoor Runner of the Week.Dill, the 2016 NCAA Division II 800 outdoor champion, ran the fastest CIAA time [1:53.12] this season to place second in the men’s 800-meter run at the JDL College Kickoff Classic. The... Read more of this article

BHCS Sponsor Tyrone Smith And Tre Houston

BHCS Sponsor Tyrone Smith And Tre Houston

Yesterday [Jan 23], Bermuda HealthCare Services [BHCS] renewed their commitment to Bermudian elite athletes by announcing sponsorship totaling $8,000 for two local athletes, including Tyrone Smith and Harold “Tre” Houston. Each athlete received a $4,000 cheque courtesy of BHCS, presented by Executive Chairman Dr. Ewart Brown at a press conference... Read more of this article

Arantxa King To Be Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

Arantxa King To Be Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

On January 29th, Bermudian Olympian Arantxa King will be inducted into the Massachusetts State Track Athlete Hall of Fame, being honoured for her performances during her time at Medford High.The long jumper said, “My track teammates were among my best friends in high school, I also convinced a lot of my friends to do track so that was convenient... Read more of this article

Dage Minors Named ‘Track Athlete Of Week’

Dage Minors Named ‘Track Athlete Of Week’

Bermudian Dage Minors — who competes for the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field team — has been named Northeast-10 Conference Track Athlete of the Week, for the week ending on January 15th, marking the second time he has earned this honour this season.The announcement said, Minors’ work last week saw him post... Read more of this article

Justin Donawa Finishes First In Triple Jump

Justin Donawa Finishes First In Triple Jump

The Dartmouth men’s indoor track and field team recently won a home meet inside Leverone Field House, with Bermudian Justin Donawa coming first in the triple jump during the event. The Big Green registered 73 points en route to the team title against Maine [43], Vermont [37] and Rensselaer [28]. Justin Donawa’s first place finish in the triple... Read more of this article