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Tyrone Smith Jumps Season Best In Stockholm

Tyrone Smith Jumps Season Best In Stockholm

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith leap of 7.94m at the Diamond League meet in Stockholm, Sweden was a season best for the three time Olympian, who said the meet was his ‘season opener’. In a post on social media, the long jumper said, “7.94m for a new seasons best but I still have a bad taste in my mouth! Had a solid 8.20-8.30 foul. Ultimately... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Ranked #1 In World For 100M

Jessica Lewis Ranked #1 In World For 100M

The latest World Para Athletics rankings have been released, with Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis earning the number one world ranking in the T53 100m after recording the fastest time this season at that distance. The sprinter continues to improve, with her time of 16.77 — which won her the gold medal at the World Championships in Switzerland last month... Read more of this article

Minors Joins Franklin Pierce Coaching Staff

Minors Joins Franklin Pierce Coaching Staff

The Franklin Pierce University Cross Country and Track & Field program, under the direction of Assistant Athletic Director and Director of Track & Field/Cross Country Zach Emerson, has announced its 2018-19 coaching staff. Franklin Pierce will replace one accolade-laden athlete with another in the role, as Bermudian Dage Minors joins the staff... Read more of this article

Minors Wins All-America First Team Honors

Minors Wins All-America First Team Honors

Bermuda’s Dage Minors — who competes for the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field team — has earned All-America First Team Honors from the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The school’s report said, “Graduate student Dage Minors [Hamilton Parish, Bermuda] of the Franklin Pierce University... Read more of this article

Tyrone Smith Competes In Netherlands

Tyrone Smith Competes In Netherlands

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith has finished 8th competing in the IAAF World Challenge FBK Games Hengelo in The Netherlands. Smith recorded a top leap of 7.62m, Luvo Manyonga from South Africa picked up the win with a leap of 8.18m, Jeff Henderson from the USA was second leaping 8.15m and Marquis Dendy from the USA was third leaping 8.13m. Related... Read more of this article

Derosa Named To All-American Second Team

Derosa Named To All-American Second Team

Bermuda’s Tiara Derosa has been named to the NCAA DII Outdoor Track and Field All-American Second Team. The school’s report said, “Sophomore Tiarra Derosa [Sandy's, Bermuda] of the Shaw University women’s outdoor track and field program was named to the NCAA DII All-Americans Second Team for the 2018 Outdoor Track and Field... Read more of this article

BNAA National Track & Field Championships

BNAA National Track & Field Championships

The Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] will be holding their National Track & Field Championships on Friday, June 8th beginning at 5.45pm. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “We are hoping to have some of our University athletes competing in this event. Some of the athletes who are still trying to qualify for International events during... Read more of this article

Bermuda Trio Compete In Essex Invitational

Bermuda Trio Compete In Essex Invitational

Three Bermuda athletes represented St Johnsbury Academy Track & Field during the Essex Invitational which is a New England Qualifier. Sajan Harvey, Malik Joell and Zekiah Lewis all had strong performances. In the Men’s Varsity 800 Meters, Harvey clocked a Personal Best time of 2:00.08 to finish 3rd, while Joell finished 7th stopping the clock... Read more of this article

Lewis Concludes Competing In Switzerland

Lewis Concludes Competing In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis concluded competing in the ParAthletics 2018, World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Switzerland. On the final day, Lewis — who claimed the gold medal in the 100m on the previous day — took to the track to compete in the T53 Women’s 400m, crossing the line in a time of 1:00.74. Hamide Kurt from Turkey was the... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Gold Medal In Switzerland

Jessica Lewis Wins Gold Medal In Switzerland

Adding yet another international medal to her ever growing collection, Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has won the T53 Women’s 100m at the World Para Athletics Grand Prix being held in Nottwil, Switzerland. Lewis was clocked across the line in 16.78, ahead of Hamide Kurt from Turkey who finished in 16.82, while Kelko Honishi from Japan finished third... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Silver Medal In Switzerland

Jessica Lewis Wins Silver Medal In Switzerland

Bermudian athlete Jessica Lewis started competing at the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Switzerland. Lewis won a silver medal after she was clocked at 31.03 in the T53 Women’s 200m, with Hamide Kurt from Turkey winning in 30.36, while Jessica Frotten from Canada finished third in 31.38. Lewis would then finish 7th competing in the T53 Women’s... Read more of this article

BNAA Bermuda Pacers Track Meet Results

BNAA Bermuda Pacers Track Meet Results

The 2018 Bermuda National Athletic Association’s Track and Field season resumed with the Bermuda Pacers hosting a meet at the National Sports Center. Athletes looking to compete in the upcoming CUT Games in July also competed in the Track Meet. The Under 13 Girls Cricket Ball Throw was won by Katherine Bean-Rosario with a toss of 43.37m, Christia... Read more of this article

Trio Earn NCAA Division All Region Honours

Trio Earn NCAA Division All Region Honours

Three Bermudian track & field athletes — Tiara Derosa, Shaquille Dill and Dage Minors — have earned Region honours in the United States. Shaquille Dill, who competes for  Saint Augustine’s University, earned U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association [USTFCCCA] NCAA Division II All-Atlantic Region Outdoor Track... Read more of this article