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Flora Duffy Appears On Triathlete Hour Podcast

Flora Duffy Appears On Triathlete Hour Podcast

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy recently appeared on Triathlete Magazine’s Triathlete Hour podcast, discussing her training, the now postponed Olympics and more. The podcast episode’s description on Soundcloud says, “Flora Duffy joins us from South Africa, where she’s in lockdown and stuck in the house. “The Xterra and ITU... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy On Postponement Of Olympics

Flora Duffy On Postponement Of Olympics

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy says that “it is a tough pill to swallow” hearing the Olympic Games will be postponed due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, but said “given the current situation in the world, it is the right call” and urged everyone to  ”stay inside and do your part to stop the spread.” In an online... Read more of this article

Duffy Ready For Training Following Surgery

Duffy Ready For Training Following Surgery

Following surgery last week to treat a fracture in her hand sustained while swimming, Flora Duffy is now recovering and has resumed training, although she isn’t permitted to take to the waters again for another week. The Bermudian triathlete tweeted the photo below, saying, “One week after surgery, my cast is off! Back to some training now.... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Breaks Hand While Swimming

Flora Duffy Breaks Hand While Swimming

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy has had surgery to repair a fracture after breaking her hand while swimming. In a post on Instagram, Duffy said, “Broke my hand Saturday morning. Swimming. Can you believe it?! In the last 15m of a fast 400m my left hand hit the lane rope. My pinky finger got caught, pulled backwards and snapped my 5th metacarpal. “Today... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Qualifies For World Championships

Flora Duffy Qualifies For World Championships

After being crowned the champion in the recently concluded Ironman 70.3 South Africa, Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has officially qualified for a slot in the World Championships in November, a notable achievement as she has already claimed multiple world titles with other triathlon entities including Xterra and the ITU. Duffy’s most recent accomplishment... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Ironman 70.3 South Africa

Flora Duffy Wins Ironman 70.3 South Africa

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy raced to victory in the Ironman 70.3 South Africa this weekend, recording a dominating victory that saw her finish some two minutes ahead of the second place finisher. “No surprise to see Flora Duffy in a league of her own in the swim, she’s typically seen at the front of every race alongside the likes of Jess Learmonth... Read more of this article

Video: Triathlete Flora Duffy Reflects On 2019

Video: Triathlete Flora Duffy Reflects On 2019

In a video provided by the International Triathlon Union, Bermuda’s Flora Duffy reflected on the past year and spoke about her goals for the upcoming year. The video’s description says, “Two-time ITU World Champion Flora Duffy reflects on 2019 and gives insight into her greatest goal yet, to win an Olympic medal. “Duffy heads into 2020 with... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Meets Fans & Signs Autographs

Flora Duffy Meets Fans & Signs Autographs

Clarien Bank hosted a card signing and photo session with world triathlon champion Flora Duffy on Saturday [Nov 16] at the BTA Visitor Service Centre on Front Street. Attendees received a signature Flora Duffy signing card, developed exclusively for this session, which included a brief message from the world champion. The 5-time Xterra World Champion... Read more of this article

Duffy Wins 5th XTERRA World Championship

Duffy Wins 5th XTERRA World Championship

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy raced to victory in the XTERRA World Championship in Maui, becoming the first elite athlete to win five XTERRA World Championships. An XTERRAPlanet.com story said, “Bradley Weiss from South Africa and Flora Duffy from Bermuda captured the 24th XTERRA World Championship off-road triathlon elite titles on a beautiful day... Read more of this article

XTERRA: Flora Duffy Is A “Dominant Force”

XTERRA: Flora Duffy Is A “Dominant Force”

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy is scheduled to compete in the XTERRA World Championship in Maui on October 27th, with the organisers noting that the “Bermudian legend is a dominant force to be reckoned with and the favourite on paper for sure.” The report on the official site of XTERRA said, “In the women’s elite race four-time winner... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Beijing International Triathlon

Flora Duffy Wins Beijing International Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has added yet another international win to her resume, racing to victory in the 2019 Beijing International Triathlon this weekend in China. Duffy clocked a time of 17:00 on the swim, then recorded a time of 1:03:51 on the bike course, before closing out with a run time of 38:45, recording an overall time of 2:04.54. “I... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy To Compete In Beijing Triathlon

Flora Duffy To Compete In Beijing Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy will be competing in the 2019 Beijing International Triathlon, which is set to take place this weekend. The Beijing International Triathlon organisers said, “Flora Duffy will be joining the 2019 Beijing International Triathlon.“She is the 2016 and 2017 ITU World Triathlon Series World Champion, the 2015 and... Read more of this article

Triathlon: Flora Duffy Finishes 5th In Lausanne

Triathlon: Flora Duffy Finishes 5th In Lausanne

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy finished 5th in the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne this weekend. Triathlon.org reported that “Katie Zaferes became ITU World Champion on Saturday evening in the Olympic Capital Lausanne, sealing the greatest season of her career with a fifth WTS gold of the year. “Second for Learmonth ensured... Read more of this article