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Swimmers Win More Medals At CARIFTA Games

Swimmers Win More Medals At CARIFTA Games

Bermuda’s great showing at the 2018 CARIFTA Swimming Championships in Jamaica continued with the island’s swimmers winning six more medals, taking their overall count up to an impressive tally of thirteen. Bermuda’s swimmers not only claimed three gold, two silver and one bronze medal, they also shattered two more CARIFTA records. Elan... Read more of this article

CARIFTA Athletes Continue In The Bahamas

CARIFTA Athletes Continue In The Bahamas

Bermuda athletes were back in action on the second day of the 2018 CARIFTA Track & Field Games taking place in the Bahamas. Taylor Hines finished 4th in Heat 4 of the Under 17 Girls 200m preliminaries clocking 26.00, which saw her finish 19th overall. Video report from In The Know’s youth reporter Antoine Jones on the first day of CARIFTA... Read more of this article

Video: Track Athletes In Action At CARIFTA

Video: Track Athletes In Action At CARIFTA

[Updated with video] The track and field portion of the 2018 CARIFTA Games is now underway in the Bahamas, with Bermudian athletes in action. Taylor Hines competed in the Under 17 Girls 400 Meter Dash Final, finishing 6th in heat 2 of the preliminaries clocking 59.65 finishing 14th overall. Clevonte Lodge advanced to the Under 17 Boys 400 Meter Dash... Read more of this article

CARIFTA Swimmers Win Medals & Set Records

CARIFTA Swimmers Win Medals & Set Records

Bermuda’s swimmers made a very impressive start at the 2018 CARIFTA Swimming Championships in Jamaica, winning two gold medals in record setting style, as well as one silver medal and four bronze medals. Highlights of the morning session saw Elan Daley break Emma Harvey’s CARIFTA record in the 50m Backstroke clocking 31.62, while both Giada... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Carifta Swimming Team Announced

Bermuda’s Carifta Swimming Team Announced

A squad of 15 swimmers will represent Bermuda at the upcoming 2018 Carifta Swimming Championships. Girls: 11 and 12Jaedyn Judd Josephine Duerden Giada Dudley-Pun Elan DaleyGirls: 13 and 14Logan Watson Brown Taylor White Gaby PittmanGirls: 15 to 17Madelyn Moore Skyler PowellBoys: 11 and 12Elijah DaleyBoys: 13 and 14Brian Desmond Sam... Read more of this article

Youth Chess Team Set To Compete In Suriname

Youth Chess Team Set To Compete In Suriname

The Bermuda Youth Chess Team is now only 9 days away from participating in the 2018 CARIFTA Junior Chess Championship in Paramaribo, Suriname. Niccolo Walrond, Connor Outerbridge, Dimitri Gontcharov, Tristian Robinson and Ryne Cash will be competing in the under 20, under 16, and under 12 age categories against top players from around the Caribbean. A... Read more of this article

Bermuda Carifta Games Team Announced

Bermuda Carifta Games Team Announced

The Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Raynor announced the 2018 Carifta Athletics Team, saying “we are very pleased with the team that has been selected and have no doubt they will represent us very well. We have a quality team with athletes who have committed themselves to this sport and have given their best to gain a place... Read more of this article

Two Swimmers Meet Carifta Qualifying Standard

Two Swimmers Meet Carifta Qualifying Standard

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association hosted a Long Course Qualifying Meet at the National Sports Center, with two athletes meeting the Carifta Qualifying Standard. Skyler Powell met the Qualifying Standard during the Women’s 15 & Over 100 LC Meter Freestyle when she touched the wall in 1:02.23, while Jack Harvey met the Qualifying Standard... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Send Chess Team To Suriname

Bermuda To Send Chess Team To Suriname

Bermuda will be sending its first ever youth chess team to the 2018 CARIFTA Games in Suriname next year. The inaugural team was selected this weekend from the top performers of the six round CARIFTA qualifiers tournament organized by the Bermuda Chess Association [BCA]. The selected players, Niccolo’ Walrond, Conor Outerbridge, and Dimitri Gontcharov... Read more of this article

Bermuda Carifta Swimmers Return Home

Bermuda Carifta Swimmers Return Home

The Bermuda Carifta Swimming Championship team arrived back home last night, being greeted at the airport by friends, family, Minister of Health & Seniors Jeanne Atherden and Shadow Minister for Sports Michael Weeks. The swimmers made an exceptional showing, winning an impressive tally of 39 medals, with 16 gold, 14 silver and 9 bronze. National... Read more of this article

Carifta Track Team Members Arrive Home

Carifta Track Team Members Arrive Home

Some of the members of the Bermuda Carifta track and field team arrived back in Bermuda last night, including one of the two medal winners. Bermuda won two bronze medals, with Tiara Derosa winning a medal in the Under 20 Girls Discus event, while Sakari Famous leaped to a third place finish in the Under 18 Girls High Jump. “We came out with two medals... Read more of this article

Carifta Swimming Championships Conclude

Carifta Swimming Championships Conclude

The Carifta 2017 Swimming Championships came to an official end in Nassau, Bahamas, with Bermuda finishing the competition 7th overall with 404 points, and an impressive tally of 39 medals, with 16 gold, 14 silver and 9 bronze. Elan Daley finished as the top performer in the 11-12 Girls Age Group Division with 59 points, while Payton Zelkin was second... Read more of this article

Carifta: Bermuda Swimmers Win 39 Medals

Carifta: Bermuda Swimmers Win 39 Medals

Following the fourth day of competition at the Carifta Swimming Championships in the Bahamas, Bermuda swimmers have racked up an impressive total of 39 medals, marking the most successful showing by the island in the Carifta Swimming Championships. Payton Zelkin won the 11-12 Girls 400 LC Meter Freestyle Gold Medal stopping the clock in a time of 4:43.68,... Read more of this article