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Flora Duffy Arrives In Bermuda For Triathlon

Flora Duffy Arrives In Bermuda For Triathlon

Reigning world champion Flora Duffy arrived home last night, where she was greeted by the Minister of Sports Michael Weeks and the Bermuda Olympic Association President Judy Simons. The Minister welcomed Duffy home saying, “Welcome home, we look forward to celebrating along the route screaming her name.”Simons said, “I watched her grow from... Read more of this article

Duffy Withdraws From Commonwealth Cycling

Duffy Withdraws From Commonwealth Cycling

Flora Duffy has withdrawn from the Commonwealth Games Mountain Bike event, deeming the risk too high for the upcoming WTS Bermuda and triathlon season ahead. Inn an email to the Bermuda Chef-de-Mission Katura Horton Perinchief stated, “After taking two days to familiarize myself on the Commonwealth Games Mountain Bike track, I’ve made difficult... Read more of this article

Bermudians Reflect On Team Relay Finish

Bermudians Reflect On Team Relay Finish

After Bermuda’s team of Flora Duffy, Erica Hawley, Tyler Butterfield and Tyler Smith finished in fifth place at the island’s first ever showing in the Commonwealth Games team relay triathlon, the athletes reflected on the experience, all expressing how exciting it was to race as a team. The 5th place in the team relay capped off an excellent... Read more of this article

Video: Flora Duffy Reflects On Gold Medal Win

Video: Flora Duffy Reflects On Gold Medal Win

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy claimed the first gold medal of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia after racing to victory in the women’s triathlon. Duffy grabbed a Bermuda flag from the crowd as she approached the finish line where her winning time of 56.50 earned her Bermuda’s second-ever gold medal in Commonwealth Games, the first by a Bermudian... Read more of this article

Minister Foggo Congratulates Flora Duffy

Minister Foggo Congratulates Flora Duffy

The Acting Minister of Social Development and Sports Lovitta Foggo congratulated triathlete Flora Duffy on her gold medal win at the Commonwealth Games yesterday when she won the Women’s Triathlon event in Australia. Minister Foggo said, “I am absolutely delighted for Flora! I hope she woke up this morning filled with pride and a sense of achievement... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Commonwealth

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Commonwealth

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy entered the Commonwealth Games as the medal favourite, and delivered on all expectations, defeating the world class field to capture the Commonwealth Games gold medal. Duffy broke away on the run, and grabbed a Bermuda flag from the crowd as she approached the finish line where her winning time of 56.50 earned her Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Commonwealth Games!

Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Commonwealth Games!

[Updated] Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has done it again, putting on a first class performance to claim the gold medal at the Commonwealth Games in Australia this evening. She entered the Games as the medal favourite and delivered this evening, defeating the world class field to capture the Commonwealth gold medal.The 1990 Commonwealth Games in Auckland... Read more of this article

Duffy Seeking Medal At Commonwealth Games

Duffy Seeking Medal At Commonwealth Games

The official website of the Commonwealth Games has highlighted Bermuda’s Flora Duffy, with the world champion triathlete considered to be a serious medal contender at these Games The story said, “For two-time world triathlon champion Flora Duffy, adding a Commonwealth Games medal to her burgeoning trophy cabinet would have special significance. “The... Read more of this article

WHM: World Champion Triathlete Flora Duffy

WHM: World Champion Triathlete Flora Duffy

[Part of Women’s History Month Series | Written by Robyn Bardgett] She is on top of the world as one of the world’s best triathletes and she credits Bermuda as part of what made her dream a reality. Flora Duffy started her triathlon career at the early age of seven and the island’s mild weather, undulating hills, winding roads and warm water... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy ‘Crashes Out’ Of Abu Dhabi Triathlon

Flora Duffy ‘Crashes Out’ Of Abu Dhabi Triathlon

[Updated] World Champion Flora Duffy is set to race in Abu Dhabi on Friday [March 2], with nine of the top ten women in triathlon set to line-up in what is being billed as “one of the most competitive races in ITU history.” The Triathon.org report said, “For the fourth consecutive year, Abu Dhabi will find itself the focus of world... Read more of this article

Duffy Named Best Overall Triathlete Of 2017

Duffy Named Best Overall Triathlete Of 2017

Bermudian Flora Duffy has been named 2017′s best overall female triathlete by Triathlon.org, which said that her performance through 2017 “only gets us more pumped and excited to see what she can do in 2018.” The story said, “Every year and every single new triathlon season always brings its own set of memorable moments such... Read more of this article

Bermuda Triathlon Association 2017 Awards

Bermuda Triathlon Association 2017 Awards

The Bermuda Triathlon Association held their 2017 Awards, with Flora Duffy winning the Senior Professional Female Triathlete of the Year, while Tyler Butterfield was named the Senior Professional Male Triathlete of the Year. The Senior Amateur Female Triathlete of the Year was Karen Smith, while the Senior Amateur Male Triathlete of the Year was Matt... Read more of this article

Video: Flora Duffy On ITU Triathlon In Bermuda

Video: Flora Duffy On ITU Triathlon In Bermuda

With some 100 days to go until the ITU World Triathlon Series in Bermuda, Flora Duffy provides some insight into the course and event, which is expected to attract top triathletes from all over the world. The event in Bermuda will be the second stop on an eight-country circuit, ending in Australia for the grand final, and the organisers said Bermuda... Read more of this article