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Bermuda Day To Feature ‘Carifta 2020′

Bermuda Day To Feature ‘Carifta 2020′

Carifta 2020 will be launched on Bermuda Day, with athletes running in the Bermuda Day race with Carifta 2020 running vests, and there will also be an entry in the Bermuda Day parade featuring past and present day Carifta Games athletes.BNAA President Donna Raynor explained that, “Carifta 2020 will be launched on Bermuda Day. We will have athletes... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Medals At Chess CARIFTA

Bermuda Win Medals At Chess CARIFTA

Eleven chess players from Bermuda participated in the 8th annual CARIFTA Junior Chess Championships held in Curacao from April 18th -23rd, competing among 187 Caribbean players in under-20, under-16 and under-12 age categories. Preparation for the tournament began six months ago with a group of keen junior players meeting every Saturday afternoon at... Read more of this article

Video: Carifta Swim Team Return With 42 Medals

Video: Carifta Swim Team Return With 42 Medals

Bermuda swimmers were welcomed home tonight [April 24] by Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo at the airport after competing at the 2019 Carifta Swimming Championships in Barbados, winning another thirteen medals on their last night of the championships. The Bermuda Swim Team finished the competition with a total of 42 medals... Read more of this article

Video: Carifta Athletics Team Return Home

Video: Carifta Athletics Team Return Home

Bermuda’s Carifta athletics team returned home this evening [April 23] accompanied by Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo. The team have been competing in the Cayman Islands where they won six medals which included three gold, a silver and two bronze. The 13-minute live video replay is below:Caitlyn Bobb won gold in the... Read more of this article

Carifta Swimmers Carry 29 Medals Into Last Day

Carifta Swimmers Carry 29 Medals Into Last Day

Bermuda swimmers continue to shine at the 2019 Carifta Swimming Championships going on in Barbados. At the conclusion of the first day of competition, Bermuda swimmers had secured eight medals. The second day of competition saw the team increase their medal count to 18 after picking up 10 more medals. Day three saw Bermuda swimmers win 11 more medals.... Read more of this article

Carifta Athletes Add Gold, Silver & Bronze Medals

Carifta Athletes Add Gold, Silver & Bronze Medals

The track and field portion of the 2019 CARIFTA Games continues today [April 22] at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in the Cayman Islands, with Bermudian athletes in action.The U17 Women’s 4 x 100m Relay team of Caitlyn Bobb, Ketura Bulford-Trott, Sanaa Rae Morris and Za’Kayza Parsons have won bronze finishing with a time of 47.47. Today’s... Read more of this article

Nirobi Smith-Mills Wins Gold In Carifta 800M

Nirobi Smith-Mills Wins Gold In Carifta 800M

[Updated] The track and field portion of the 2019 CARIFTA Games continues today [April 21] at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in the Cayman Islands, with Bermudian athletes in action. Nirobi Smith-Mills won gold in the U17 Men’s 800 Meters event this evening, winning with a time of 1:57.95. Sancho Smith placed 5th in the same race with a time... Read more of this article

Eight Carifta Championships Medals On Day One

Eight Carifta Championships Medals On Day One

The 2019 Carifta Swimming Championships got underway in Barbados with our Bermuda Team winning a total of 8 medals on the opening day that included 4 Gold, 3 Silver and a Bronze. Bermuda’s first medal was a gold from Giada Dudley-Pun in the 11-12 Girls 200 Meter Breaststroke with a time of 2:52.74. Imojen Judd also won a gold medal when she touched... Read more of this article

Carifta Games: Bermuda Athletes Win Medals

Carifta Games: Bermuda Athletes Win Medals

The track and field portion of the 2019 CARIFTA Games is now underway at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in the Cayman Islands, with Bermudian athletes in action adding the first two medals – a gold and a bronze – to Bermuda’s medal count. Gold winning Caitlyn Bobb pictured with Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sport Lovitta... Read more of this article

Another Athlete Reaches Carifta Standard

Another Athlete Reaches Carifta Standard

The Bermuda National Athletics Association confirmed that another athlete reached the qualifying standard on the last day of qualification, bringing the total number of qualified track and field athletes to 19. “We were waiting for the results of this event as Kiara Francis resides in the UK and this was her first outdoor meet of the season,”... Read more of this article

Bermuda Carifta Swimming Team Announced

Bermuda Carifta Swimming Team Announced

The island’s top young swimmers will be in action at the 2019 Carifta Swimming Championship, with the team set to compete against the best from around the region next month. Head Coach Ben Smith said, “This is by far the most swimmers that have ever met the qualifying standards and shows the continued growth of the sport on the island.” The... Read more of this article

Bermuda Team For Carifta Games Announced

Bermuda Team For Carifta Games Announced

The Bermuda National Athletics Association today [March 28] announced the names of athletes that will be a part of Bermuda’s 2019 Carifta Athletics Team. The BNAA named, U17 Girls: [Please note we have listed a 4x100m relay but depending on the schedule we may not be able to compete in this event]Amelia Othman – HJ [alt 4x100m] Caitlyn... Read more of this article

Suresh Black Meets Carifta Standard In Boston

Suresh Black Meets Carifta Standard In Boston

Suresh Black competed in the Silverhawk Open in Winterpark, Florida, winning the 200m and qualifying for the 2019 Carifta Games. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “I am pleased to announce that we have another Carifta Games qualifier. Suresh Black competed in the Silverhawk Open in Winterpark, Florida representing First Academy [Orlando] yesterday... Read more of this article