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Video: Carifta Swim Team Return With 24 Medals

Video: Carifta Swim Team Return With 24 Medals

The Bermuda Carifta Swimming Team returned home last night [April 9] with 24 medals after taking part in the Carifta Swimming Championships in Barbados, with Bermuda’s top junior swimmers competing against athletes from 20 countries in the region.Minister of Community, Culture and Sports, Patricia Gordon-Pamplin greeted the athletes at the... Read more of this article

Video: Carifta Track Team Return With Medals

Video: Carifta Track Team Return With Medals

Bermuda’s medal winning team in the 2015 Carifta Track & Field Games held at the Silver Jubilee Athletic Stadium in St. Kitt’s, returned home last night [April 8] arriving at the airport to a crowd of cheering family, friends and supporters. Minister of Community, Culture and Sports, Patricia Gordon-Pamplin was also on hand to welcome and... Read more of this article

Kyrah Scraders Wins Second Medal At Carifta

Kyrah Scraders Wins Second Medal At Carifta

Kyrah Scraders has won her second — and Bermuda’s third — medal of the 2015 Carifta Track & Field Games at the Silver Jubilee Athletic Stadium in St. Kitt’s, claiming the silver medal in the Under 20 800m event. During the final, Ms. Scraders clocked a time of 2:12.16 to finish second and pick up the silver medal, with the Bahamas’... Read more of this article

Video: Madelyn Moore Awarded Carifta Gold

Video: Madelyn Moore Awarded Carifta Gold

Bermuda’s Madelyn Moore was recently awarded the gold medal for the 100 free at the Carifta Swimming Championships in Barbados, where Bermuda’s top junior swimmers are competing against athletes from 20 countries in the region. After bending to be awarded the medal, Madelyn and her fellow athletes turned to face the flags of the three nations... Read more of this article

Shadow Minister Congratulates Carifta Athletes

Shadow Minister Congratulates Carifta Athletes

Shadow Minister of Sport Michael Weeks extended his congratulations to Bermuda’s Carifta athletes, who have thus far claimed a total of 17 medals at this year’s Games. Mr Weeks said, “The Progressive Labour Party would like to congratulate Carifta athletes Kyrah Scraders and Sakari Famous on their medal winning performances in St Kitt’s... Read more of this article

Sakari Famous Wins Carifta Medal In High Jump

Sakari Famous Wins Carifta Medal In High Jump

The 2015 Carifta Games continue in St. Kitt’s, with Bermuda’s Sakari Famous delivering the island’s second track and field medal of these Games, claiming a bronze medal in the high jump event. Bermuda also had other athletes in action, with Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] President Donna Watson saying, “Ethan jumped... Read more of this article

Bermuda Swimmers Win 15 Carifta Medals

Bermuda Swimmers Win 15 Carifta Medals

The first two days of the 2015 Carifta Swimming Championships in Barbados has Bermuda in 7th place out of 20 countries competing, with the island’s swimmers having made an impressive showing, capturing fifteen medals during the first two days of action. “Day 1 saw us have 7 individual and 2 relay swims in the finals,” Coach Ben Smith... Read more of this article

Carifta Games: Kyrah Scraders Wins Bronze

Carifta Games: Kyrah Scraders Wins Bronze

The second day of the 2015 Carifta Games taking place in St. Kitt’s saw Bermuda’s Kyrah Scraders claim the island’s first track & field medal of these games as she crossed the line third in a time of 4:41.76 in the 1500m to claim a bronze medal. Jamaica’s Lisa Buchanan claimed the gold, while Sasha-Gaye Whyte, also from Jamaica,... Read more of this article

Schedule Released For 44th Carifta Games

Schedule Released For 44th Carifta Games

The schedule for the 44th Carifta Games has been released, with 12 local athletes set to represent Bermuda at the regional track and field event. The Games, set to kick off today [Apr 4] in St. Kitts & Nevis, see competition between the region’s top athletes, representing 26 countries, in two categories, including under-18 and under-20. Shadow... Read more of this article

BNAA Announce Bermuda’s 2015 Carifta Team

BNAA Announce Bermuda’s 2015 Carifta Team

The Bermuda National Athletics Association announced Bermuda’s Carifta team, with 12 athletes set to represent the island. BNAA President Donna Watson said, “We are very excited with this team of 12 athletes and have no doubt they will represent Bermuda at these games very well. As is our normal the majority of the team is made up of jumpers... Read more of this article

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