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Dame Flora Duffy Visits Star Diving Camp

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy made a special guest appearance at the Star Diving camp at the Aquatics Facility, National Sports Centre, this week. Duffy, who stormed to the gold medal in the individual triathlon at the recent Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, greeted youngsters and posed for photographs at the annual summer camp. Katura... Read more of this article

Notable Hand Over In Commonwealth Relay

One handover during the team triathlon at the Commonwealth Games was without precedent in the event’s triathlon history — as the only 2-time champion in the world handed over to the only competitor in the world to compete over a 20 year span — and it was the team from Bermuda that claims the distinction. The handover from Dame Flora... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Two Time Champion

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series features Dame Flora Duffy, who has become the first triathlete in history to win back to back gold medals at the Commonwealth Games, with the Bermudian superstar racing to victory to claim yet another major international win. The design is available in different versions in two sizes;... Read more of this article

Video: A Look At Duffy’s Wins In 2018 & 2022

Dame Flora Duffy won the gold medal at the 2018 and 2022 Commonwealth Games, becoming the first triathlete to retain a Commonwealth title. Dame Flora’s second victory came on July 29 at Sutton Park, a National Nature Reserve six miles north of Birmingham, earning her that honourable distinction and strengthening her cause after being nominated... Read more of this article

Videos: Dame Flora Duffy Strikes Gold Again

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy strengthened her legacy as Bermuda’s greatest-ever athlete by spectacularly retaining her title in the women’s triathlon at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Already the most iconic female triathlete of all time, Duffy reinforced her impeccable CV after storming to another gold medal today at Sutton... Read more of this article

Duffy On Medal Chances, Games, Relay, More

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy might be the Commonwealth Games defending champion, but some say she is not the favourite to win the individual triathlon in Birmingham on Friday, with Duffy noting “I’m the defending champion, although I don’t think I’m quite the favourite.” That distinction belongs to Georgia-Taylor Brown,... Read more of this article

Video: BBC Sport Features Dame Flora Duffy

BBC World Service Sport recently featured Bermudian triathlete Dame Flora Duffy ahead of the upcoming Commonwealth Games. Dame Flora recently earned a nomination for the Commonwealth Games GOAT [Greatest of All Time] award, and is considered to be a medal contender at these Games. The 2022 Commonwealth Games – which will take place in Birmingham... Read more of this article

Duffy Nominated For Commonwealth ‘GOAT’

Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy has been nominated for the Commonwealth Games GOAT [Greatest of All Time] award. The website said, “Records smashed, glass ceilings broken, and history written, 90 years of the Commonwealth Games have provided an outstanding number of achievements. But now the power is in your hands to select the Commonwealth Games... Read more of this article

Dame Flora Duffy Wins WTCS Hamburg

Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy has added yet another win to her already impressive resume, racing to victory in the World Triathlon Championship Series in Hamburg, Germany today [July 9]. Duffy clocked a time of 58:37, recording a time of 9:41 during the swim, 31:34 on the bike, and a time of 16:17 on the run. Beth Potter from Great Britain was second... Read more of this article

Dame Flora Duffy Set To Compete In Hamburg

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy returns to action in the World Triathlon Championship Series when she competes in Hamburg this weekend. Duffy withdrew from the previous WTCS round in Montreal in favour of racing in the Subaru Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant, which was her final chance to qualify for the 70.3 World Championships in St George,... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Out Of Ironman, Bike Didn’t Arrive

Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy was unable to compete in the Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant triathlon in Quebec today [June 26], as unfortunately her bike didn’t arrive. Triathlon Magazine reported, Any triathlon fans checking out the live tracking from Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant today would be wondering where on earth Olympic champion Flora Duffy was.... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy To Compete In Ironman In Quebec

Dame Flora Duffy is set to compete in the Subaru Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant triathlon in Quebec this Sunday [June 26]. A statement from the organisation said, “After a two-year hiatus, the Subaru IRONMAN 70.3 Mont-Tremblant triathlon will return this Sunday, June 26, to the picturesque international Resort of Tremblant in the heart of Quebec’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy In Triathlon Series Leeds

Dame Flora Duffy finished seventh at the AJ Bell World Triathlon Championship Series Leeds this weekend, completing the sprint-distance race — 750m swim, 20km bike, 5km run — in 59min 44sec. “It was a pretty tough day out there,” Duffy told Bernews after the race. “Getting Covid between Yokohama and Leeds wasn’t ideal because,... Read more of this article