Tag: Bermuda track and field

Dage Minors Wins 800M, Sets School Record

Dage Minors Wins 800M, Sets School Record

Bermuda’s Dage Minors had a strong showing at the Elm City Challenge hosted by Southern Connecticut State University, winning the 800m, meeting the NEICAAA Championships qualifying time, posting the school record and meeting the NCAA Championships Provisional Qualifying Standard. Minors placed first in the 800 meter run with a time of 1:52.30,... Read more of this article

Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

The Ministry of Community, Culture and Sports will host the Sixth Bermuda Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Sunday, 7 December at Fairmont Southampton. Premier Michael Dunkley  will preside over the official induction of the ten sportsmen and administrators. In keeping with tradition, the inductees’ names are revealed at the ceremony. Minister... Read more of this article

Audio: BBC Sport’s “Bermudian Double Act”

Audio: BBC Sport’s “Bermudian Double Act”

BBC Sportsworld featured what they termed a “Bermudian Double Act” yesterday [Nov 8], showcasing two of the island’s top athletes, with the 10-minute interview featuring footballer Shaun Goater and track & field athlete Nicky Saunders. The text that accompanied the interview said, “Nick Saunders, who was Commonwealth Champion... Read more of this article

Results: Chaplin Bay Cross Country Event

Results: Chaplin Bay Cross Country Event

The West End Athletic Club arranged this weekend’s Cross Country event, which was held on Chaplin Bay on Saturday, and saw dozens of runners take part. The full results follow below [PDF here]: Girl’s U-10:Myeisha Sharrieff 11.05 Olivia Heffernan 12.1Boy’s U-10:Jayson Simons 10.03 Jace Donawa 11.57 Nizeko Outerbridge 14.11Girl’s... Read more of this article

Season’s First Cross Country Race On Saturday

Season’s First Cross Country Race On Saturday

The Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] 2014/2015 season is set to get underway with the season’s first cross country race on Saturday [Sept 27] at Chaplin Bay. BNAA President Donna Watson said, “”The 2013/2014 season has ended and now we are moving onto our 2014/2015 season. The first cross country will take place this coming... Read more of this article

Tyrone Smith Finishes 6th In Rovereto, Italy

Tyrone Smith Finishes 6th In Rovereto, Italy

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith competed in the 50th Palio Citta della Quercia in Rovereto, Italy, finishing 6th overall. Smith finished with a top leap of 7.75m, with Mauro Da Silva from Brazil winning with a top leap of 8.08m, Christopher Tomlinson from Great Britain was second with a leap of 7.95m and Salim Sdiri from France finished third leaping 7.87m. The... Read more of this article

Perinchief To Carry Bermuda’s Flag In China

Perinchief To Carry Bermuda’s Flag In China

17-year old high jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief will be the Bermuda team’s flag bearer at the Closing Ceremonies of the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Perinchief finished 8th in the Men’s High Jump A Final,recorded a top leap of 2.00m, with Danil Lysenko from Russia winning with a top leap of 2.20m. Yuji Hiramatsu from Japan finished... Read more of this article

Kionje Somner Wins 200m C Final In China

Kionje Somner Wins 200m C Final In China

Bermuda’s Kionje Somner won the Men’s 200m C Final during the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Somner clocked a personal best time of 22.28 to finish ahead of Dwayne Koroka from Papua New Guinea who was second in a time of 22.69 and Vladislav Grigoryev from Kazakhstan who finished third in a time of 22.83, with athletes from the U.S.... Read more of this article

Tyrone Smith Wins Long Jump in Estonia

Tyrone Smith Wins Long Jump in Estonia

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith competed in the Saaremaa Gala athletics competition in Estonia, leaping to victory in the long jump. Competing in the city of Kuressaare, the two time Olympian competed under harsh conditions, recording a top leap of 7.59pm as lightning and thunder were heard over the stadium. Related PostsTyrone Smith Wins... Read more of this article

Perinchief Places 8th At Youth Olympics In China

Perinchief Places 8th At Youth Olympics In China

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief finished 8th overall in the high jump at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in China, recording a leap of 2.00m after qualifying for the “A finals” after equaling his personal best in the preliminaries. Danil Lysenko from Russia won the gold with a jump of 2.20m, Yuji Hiramatsu from Japan claimed silver with... Read more of this article


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