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Tyrone Smith Advances To Finals In China

Tyrone Smith Advances To Finals In China

With a leap of 8.03m, Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith has advanced to the finals of the 2015 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Beijing, China. Smith — a two-time Olympian who has already qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics — leaped 7.72m on his first attempt, 8.01m on his second attempt and then 8.03m on his third attempt to advance to... Read more of this article

Lewis Officially Congratulated At Cabinet Office

Lewis Officially Congratulated At Cabinet Office

Earlier today [Aug 19] Premier Michael Dunkley welcomed record-setting gold medalist Jessica Lewis to the Cabinet Office to officially congratulate her on her outstanding performance at the recent Parapan Am Games in Toronto. Ms Lewis’ gold medal win was the first ever major medal won by a Bermudian in para-sports, when she bested the competition... Read more of this article

Video: Lewis Wins Heat, Qualifies For Finals

Video: Lewis Wins Heat, Qualifies For Finals

[Updated with video] Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has just won her heat at the Parapan Am Games in Toronto this evening [Aug 12], and has qualified for the finals in the 100m, recording the fastest time of all competitors in both semi-final heats. Lewis raced to victory in a personal best time of 16.85, Canada’s Ilana Dupont was second in 17.63,... Read more of this article

Athletes To Compete: NACAC Sr Championships

Athletes To Compete: NACAC Sr Championships

The Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] will be sending a team to the North America, Central American and Caribbean [NACAC] Senior Championships in Costa Rica. “The team leaves Wednesday morning [Aug 5] with the competition beginning Friday August 7th and ending Sunday August 9th,”said BNAA President Donna Watson. “This event... Read more of this article

Evans, Marshall & Houston Compete In Toronto

Evans, Marshall & Houston Compete In Toronto

Bermuda had three competitors on the track at the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto, with Aaron Evans competing in the Men’s 800m final, Tre Houston taking part in the 200m sprint and Lamont Marshall competing in the 1500m. Evans finished 6th crossing the line in a time of 1:49.07, while Houston ran a 21.00 in heat 2 of the 200m to finish fourth. Houston’s... Read more of this article

Pan Ams: Smith Advances To Long Jump Final

Pan Ams: Smith Advances To Long Jump Final

Tyrone Smith advanced to the men’s Long Jump Finals of the Pan American Games in Toronto with a top leap of 7.72m on his second attempt in Group A. Smith recorded a foul on his first attempt before leaping the 7.72m, and he decided not to take the third jump knowing he had already sealed a place in the Final. Buffalo Bills wide receiver Marquise... Read more of this article

Pacers Track Club Win Five More Medals

Pacers Track Club Win Five More Medals

Five more medals were captured on Saturday [July 18] by members of the Bermuda Pacers Track Club who continued to compete at the 10th Annual United Age Group Track Coaches Association’s Track and Field Championships at West Chester University in Pennsylvania at the John A. Farrell Stadium. Sakari Famous won the 15-16 Girls High Jump 15-16 gold medal... Read more of this article

Pacers Win Medals Competing In Pennsylvania

Pacers Win Medals Competing In Pennsylvania

Members of the Bermuda Pacers Track Club began to compete at the 10th Annual United Age Group Track Coaches Association’s Track and Field Championships on Friday [July 17] at West Chester University in Pennsylvania at the John A. Farrell Stadium and saw the Pacers capture two medals and have four runners advance to finals. Selah Tuzo captured the... Read more of this article

Pacers Track Club To Compete In Pennsylvania

Pacers Track Club To Compete In Pennsylvania

This weekend, 16 members of the Bermuda Pacers Track Club will compete at the 10th Annual United Age Group Track Coaches Association’s Track and Field Championship at West Chester University in Pennsylvania at the John A. Farrell Stadium. The track meet will take place from Friday, July 17 through to Sunday July 19,2015 starting at 11:00am. A... Read more of this article

Pacers Track Club Win Medals In Canada Meet

Pacers Track Club Win Medals In Canada Meet

This past weekend, the Bermuda Pacers Track Club competed in the fifth Flying Angels International Classic Track Meet at Terry Fox Stadium in Canada. Of the 19 athletes competing, 17 were making their first appearance for the club at an international meet. At the conclusion of the meet, the athletes won 12 individual medals and 1 in the sprint medley... Read more of this article

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