Tag: Central American and Caribbean Games

Watson On CAC: “Not The Best Performance”

Watson On CAC: “Not The Best Performance”

The performance by Bermuda’s athletes at the Caribbean and Central American Games [CAC] in Mexico was “not the best performance,” Chef-de-Mission Donna Watson said, adding that she feels maybe the event was not taken seriously. 41 Bermudian athletes competed in athletics, cycling, equestrian, swimming, sailing, hockey and rugby 7s... Read more of this article

100% Bermudian Rugby Team Named For CAC

100% Bermudian Rugby Team Named For CAC

The Bermuda Rugby Football Union has announced the squad for the 2014 CAC Games — which is currently underway in Mexico — with the BRFU saying this will be the first 100% Bermudian rugby team to compete in an international competition. “Head Coach Tom Healy has selected a blend of experience and youthful exuberance, but only from those... Read more of this article

Roy Allan Burch Sets National Record In Mexico

Roy Allan Burch Sets National Record In Mexico

Bermuda’s Roy-Allan Burch set a new Bermuda record during the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games now taking place in Mexico, becoming the first Bermudian swimmer to drop under 25 seconds in the 50m butterfly. The record came as Burch was competing in the preliminaries of the men’s 50m butterfly, with the two-time Olympian touching the... Read more of this article

CAC: McKey Places 18th In Dressage In Mexico

CAC: McKey Places 18th In Dressage In Mexico

Virginia McKey continued her participation in the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games in Xalapa, Mexico on Monday [Nov 17] placing 18th during this round of competition, Competing in the Dressage – Intermediate I, McKey and her horse Wolkenglanz finished 18th after recording a score of 62.053% Ground Judge E, Marian Cunningham gave the... Read more of this article

CAC: Bermuda Fall To Dominican Republic

CAC: Bermuda Fall To Dominican Republic

The Bermuda women’s hockey team took on the Dominican Republic in their second game of the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz, Mexico. Bermuda came close to getting on the scoreboard first when a long ball forward came back off the upright and with the Dominican Republic goalkeeper losing her footing while trying to clear the... Read more of this article

Dressage: McKey Finishes 21st In Mexico

Dressage: McKey Finishes 21st In Mexico

Virginia McKey began her participation in the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games in Xalapa, Mexico, representing Bermuda in the dressage competition. Competing in the Dressage – Prix St. Georges, McKey and her horse Wolkenglanz finished 21st. The pair recorded a score of 61.079% Ground Judge E, Isobel Wessels gave the pair a score of 59.079%,... Read more of this article

Burch & Blackburn Advance To Finals In Mexico

Burch & Blackburn Advance To Finals In Mexico

Two Bermuda swimmers have advanced to the finals of the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games in Mexico, with both Lisa Blackburn and Roy Allan Burch qualifying during today’s [Nov 15] heats. During the Men’s 100m Freestyle Heat 2, Burch clocked a time of 52.00 finishing 4th, which earned him a spot in the finals with the 8th fastest... Read more of this article

CAC Games Hockey: Trinidad Beat Bermuda

CAC Games Hockey: Trinidad Beat Bermuda

The Bermuda Women’s Hockey Team began play in the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games in Mexico, losing 5-0 to Trinidad & Tobago earlier today [Nov 15]. Trinidad opened the scoring with a Penalty Corner Goal in the 30th minute off the stick of Kristin Thompson. Kayla Brathwaite doubled the Trinidad score with a Field Goal five minutes... Read more of this article

2014 CAC Opening Ceremony Held In Mexico

2014 CAC Opening Ceremony Held In Mexico

The Opening Ceremony for the 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz, Mexico took place last night [Nov 14], and it was spectacular affair highlighted by the live performance of Latin American star Ricky Martin. Martin performed his new single “Adios” among other songs from his multi-award winning greatest hits. The Central American... Read more of this article

Fletcher To Carry Bermuda’s Flag In Mexico

Fletcher To Carry Bermuda’s Flag In Mexico

The 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games will get underway in Veracruz, Mexico this evening [Nov 14], with swimmer Julian Fletcher set to carry the Bermuda flag during the Opening Ceremony. The regional Games will see athletes from a host of nations competing including: Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Colombia,... Read more of this article


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