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Flora Duffy Will Not Race In Abu Dhabi Triathlon

Flora Duffy Will Not Race In Abu Dhabi Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy said that she will not compete in the ITU World Triathlon Series in Abu Dhabi which is set to be held from March 8-9th, saying “she is not quite ready to race yet.” In a post on her Instagram page, Ms Duffy said, “Hi everyone, sadly no @wtsabudhabi for me. Training is going well and seeing lots of progress but... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Cycling Criterium In South Africa

Flora Duffy Wins Cycling Criterium In South Africa

Flora Duffy — who is currently training in South Africa — competed in a local De-aL Cycling/KILLARNEY Nite Series Criterium, with the Bermudian athlete racing to victory. A total of 13 riders took to the course, with Duffy winning the Ladies race and Kurt Begemann claiming the Men’s race. Ladies Division:1 Flora Duffy 2 Bianca Holzkampf 3... Read more of this article

Duffy Named ‘Best Of 2018: Bike Breakaway’

Duffy Named ‘Best Of 2018: Bike Breakaway’

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has been named as having the Best Women’s Bike Breakaway last year by Triathlon.org, who noted the World Champion is “famous for her strength and tenacity in the cycle.”The story said, “While the new year is in full effect, the anticipation for the upcoming 2019 Triathlon season is rapidly approaching! However,... Read more of this article

Signed Duffy Suit Offered For A Good Cause

Signed Duffy Suit Offered For A Good Cause

Several professional triathletes, including Bermuda’s Flora Duffy, have rallied together to “help raise funds for a friend’s son who has been diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder.” Witsup.com reported, “Elite athletes are putting a shout out for your help to raise much-needed funds for a friend’s son who has been diagnosed... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Receives Order Of The British Empire

Flora Duffy Receives Order Of The British Empire

World champion triathlete Flora Duffy is now ‘officially’ Flora Duffy OBE after receiving her Order of the British Empire award at Buckingham Palace in the UK recently. Ms Duffy tweeted the photo below saying, “Now it is official. Flora Duffy OBE. Very special morning at Buckingham Palace. Such an honor!”In announcing that she was... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy On Cover Of Triathlete Magazine

Flora Duffy On Cover Of Triathlete Magazine

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy is gracing the cover of the latest issue of Triathlete Magazine. The image was shot in Flatts Village this past April, the day after Flora won the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda. It was the magazine’s second visit to Bermuda in 2018. A journalist from Triathlete Magazine also visited in January – with a host of other... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Withdraws From Edmonton Triathlon

Flora Duffy Withdraws From Edmonton Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy said she “won’t be suiting up for the World Triathlon Series event in Edmonton on the weekend” as in an aim to keep the series alive, she raced in Hamburg but “that proved to be too soon and set me back again.” In a post on her Instagram page, Ms Duffy said, “Sadly, I won’t be suiting up for... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Finishes 10th In Hamburg Triathlon

Flora Duffy Finishes 10th In Hamburg Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy finished 10th in Germany for the Hamburg Wasser World Triathlon. Competing for the first time in over a month following a foot injury, Duffy finished in a time of 59:10. Cassandre Beaugrand from France clocked a winning time of 58:01,  Laura Lindemann from Germany was second in 58:36 and series leader Katie Zaferes from the... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Set To Compete In Germany

Flora Duffy Set To Compete In Germany

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy is set to return to competition after a foot injury kept her out of racing in Leeds, with the reigning world champion set to race this weekend in the Hamburg Wasser World Triathlon in German. The story on Triathlon.org said, “The longest-running World Triathlon Series event returns to the calendar once more this weekend,... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Donates $5,000 To Flora Duffy Fund

Clarien Bank Donates $5,000 To Flora Duffy Fund

Clarien Bank has made a $5,000 donation to The Flora Fund established by Bermuda’s world champion triathlete Flora Duffy to help aspiring and talented local athletes reach their goals. The donation was presented by Michael DeCouto, Clarien’s Chief Digital & Marketing Officer, to her father Charlie Duffy during the awards ceremony at Saturday’s... Read more of this article

Duffy Named USSA April Athlete Of The Month

Duffy Named USSA April Athlete Of The Month

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy has been named the United States Sports Academy’s [USSA] Female Athlete of the Month for April, alongside American basketball star LeBron James, who won in the Male category. The USSA website said, “Duffy dominated in women’s triathlon events on the international stage in April 2018. She took gold in the women’s... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Does It Again, Wins Gold In Japan

Flora Duffy Does It Again, Wins Gold In Japan

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has claimed yet another big win, collecting the first win of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualifying period as she won the gold medal at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama in Japan this weekend. Winning in Japan for the second year in succession, it was also a second straight win of the season following her gold medal win in Bermuda... Read more of this article

Duffy Nominated For ‘Athlete Of The Month’

Duffy Nominated For ‘Athlete Of The Month’

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy has found herself in the company of names including NBA superstar Lebron James with her nomination for Athlete of the Month by the United States Sports Academy. Regarding Duffy’s nomination, the United States Sports Academy website says, “Bermuda’s Flora Duffy dominated in women’s triathlon events on... Read more of this article