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Flora Duffy Named Best Female Triathlete

Flora Duffy Named Best Female Triathlete

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy has been crowned the Best Female Triathlete of the year at the inaugural Global Triathlon Awards in Nice, France, yesterday. The Bermudian topped a shortlist, including Ashleigh Gentle, of Australia, Georgia Taylor-Brown and Lucy Charles-Barclay, of Britain, and American Chelsea Sodaro. Duffy enjoyed a scintillating... Read more of this article

Dame Flora Duffy Nominated In Global Awards

Dame Flora Duffy Nominated In Global Awards

Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy has been nominated in the best female category in the Global Triathlon Awards. The Triathlon website said, “Want to know who will be crowned the Global Triathlon Awards’ Best Male and Female Triathletes of 2022? The first ever edition of the annual event takes place in Nice on 20 January, conceived to recognise and celebrate... Read more of this article

Video: Dame Flora Duffy’s Triathlon Journey

Video: Dame Flora Duffy’s Triathlon Journey

The World Triathlon organisation has released an in-depth 20 minute video on Dame Flora Duffy, providing an excellent overview of the multiple time world champion and reigning Olympic gold medalist, with interviews with Dame Flora, her parents, childhood coach as well as race footage, and more. The video description says, “Join us as we go... Read more of this article

Bermuda Wins 2nd Highest WTSC Medals

Bermuda Wins 2nd Highest WTSC Medals

Bermuda won five of the 27 World Triathlon Championship Series [WTCS] medals this season, with the stunning showing by Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy making the island the second ranked nation, with the organisation noting her stellar showing calling her “Bermuda’s one-woman-show.” In providing a review of the season, the organisation... Read more of this article

Dame Flora Duffy Receives Special Kite

Dame Flora Duffy Receives Special Kite

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy was presented with a special handmade kite adorned with her image during a recent visit to Woody’s Bar in Somerset. The kite had been made from newspaper cuttings of the Bermudian triathlete winning the gold medal at the Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2021. Duffy, a four-time world champion, was officially recognised... Read more of this article

Dame Flora Awarded DBE At Buckingham Palace

Dame Flora Awarded DBE At Buckingham Palace

Dame Flora Duffy officially received her Damehood at Buckingham Palace in the United Kingdom, having earned the recognition for her ‘services to sport in Bermuda.’ Dame Flora tweeted the photos below, saying: “It’s been quite the last 6 days. Winning my 4th World Triathlon world title and then onto Buckingham Palace to receive my DBE.... Read more of this article

Video: WTS Championship Race Highlights

Video: WTS Championship Race Highlights

Last week, Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy claimed yet another World Championship title, becoming the four time WTS World Champion, and the first woman to accomplish such a feat, and the WTS organisation has posted a race highlight video of the event. Dame Flora has won world titles across multiple federations, and this latest accomplishment means she... Read more of this article

Duffy & Smith Named Elite Triathletes Of Year

Duffy & Smith Named Elite Triathletes Of Year

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy and Tyler Smith claimed the top accolades at the Bermuda Triathlon Association awards ceremony at Thyme Restaurant in Paget at the weekend. Duffy was named the Elite Female Triathlete of the Year, while Smith picked up the Elite Male Triathlete of the Year. Duffy enjoyed a spectacular year, winning a record... Read more of this article

Google Searches For ‘Flora Duffy’ Up 3,233%

Google Searches For ‘Flora Duffy’ Up 3,233%

According to data from Google Trends, worldwide search interest for Dame Flora Duffy skyrocketed 3,233% in the past week, with this online interest in the Bermudian triathlete coinciding with her record setting win in the World Triathlon Championship, when she became the first woman ever to win four WTS World Triathlon titles. Dame Flora has now won... Read more of this article

Photos: Dame Flora Duffy Wins World Title

Photos: Dame Flora Duffy Wins World Title

Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy grabbed the Bermuda flag as she crossed the finish line in first place in Abu Dhabi this morning [Nov 25] to claim yet another World Championship title, becoming the four time WTS World Champion, and the first woman to accomplish such a feat. Dame Flora has won world titles across multiple federations, and today’s... Read more of this article

Dame Flora Duffy Wins World Championship

Dame Flora Duffy Wins World Championship

[Updated] Bermuda’s Dame Flora Duffy has reset the record books, claiming another World Championship title this morning [Nov 25] in Abu Dhabi, grabbing the Bermuda flag as she crossed the finish line to become the four time WTS World Champion. The reigning Olympic champion, who thrilled the hometown fans with her victory in Bermuda earlier this... Read more of this article

Photos: Dame Flora Duffy Finishes WTS Race

Photos: Dame Flora Duffy Finishes WTS Race

Racing on a course that included a hill named in her honour, Dame Flora Duffy raced to a resounding victory at the World Triathlon Series Bermuda, crossing the line in front of a very enthusiastic crowd that was more than pleased to watch her win, chanting ‘Flora, Flora, Flora’ as she crossed the line, and a series of images capturing the... Read more of this article

Duffy Closes The Ranking Gap To 69 Points

Duffy Closes The Ranking Gap To 69 Points

The Maurice Lacroix World Triathlon Championship Rankings have been updated, and following Dame Flora Duffy’s win on Sunday at the World Triathlon Championship Series Bermuda, she has now closed the gap on Georgia Taylor-Brown from Great Britain to just 69 points. Taylor-Brown and Duffy are expected to battle in the 2022 World Triathlon Championship... Read more of this article