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Photos & Results: BBBFF’s ‘Night Of Champions’

Photos & Results: BBBFF’s ‘Night Of Champions’

The Bermuda Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation’s [BBBFF] hosted their 30th annual Night of Champions on Saturday night [Aug 19] and their pre-judging show that morning in the Mid-Ocean Amphitheatre at Fairmont Southampton. Melissa Smith won in Women’s Physique while Sabrina Burgess was the winner in Women’s Figure Fitness, Natasha Trott... Read more of this article

Tennis: Daniel Phillips Wins Two Titles In UK

Tennis: Daniel Phillips Wins Two Titles In UK

Tennis player Daniel Phillips competed in the 68th Annual Frinton Junior & Open Tournament Final in Essex, England. Phillips won the Boy’s Under 12 Final after he defeated Seth Midwood the Division number 3 seed. Phillips would win in straight sets 6-0, 6-1. Phillips would capture his second title of the day when he teamed up with Sophia Middleton... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Motorcycle Racing At Southside

Photos/Results: Motorcycle Racing At Southside

The Bermuda Motorcycle Racing Club’s 2017 Circuit Racing Championship Season continued today [Aug 20] at the Southside Motorsports track where the day’s racing was in memory of Toriano ‘The Animal’ Wilson. Before racing started, the afternoon started off with a large number of past and present riders gathering for a ride in the memory... Read more of this article

Video: Reggie Lambe Scores In Carlisle Victory

Video: Reggie Lambe Scores In Carlisle Victory

Bermuda’s Reggie Lambe scored for Carlisle United in the 18th minute as they played to a 3-0 victory against Cheltenham Town this weekend. The club’s match report said, “United returned to Brunton Park for a double-header of home games starting with the visit of Cheltenham Town on Saturday afternoon. “United put on a near perfect performance... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday August 20 ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday August 20 ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Kaelin Cox and Garon Wilkinson winning gold medals at the Panamerican Kung Fu & Taiji Championships in Costa Rica, the Bermuda Boccia team competing in Colombia, Malachi Jones and Alafia Henry being named Cricket Players of Week, and Lisa Brewster being selected as a Duperreault Fellow were some of the positive news stories this week.In additional... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bay Retains Eastern County Cup

Photos/Video: Bay Retains Eastern County Cup

The second round match of the Eastern County Cup was held today [Aug 19] at Lord’s in St. David’s and saw Bailey’s Bay retain the Eastern County Cup Trophy winning by eight wickets. The final score was Cleveland County 89 Bailey’s Bay 90/2. Bailey’s Bay won the toss and sent Cleveland County to bat. Bay bowled out Cleveland County... Read more of this article

Photos: Corporate Wellness Soccer Tournament

Photos: Corporate Wellness Soccer Tournament

The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] Corporate Wellness Beach Soccer Tournament was held today [Aug 19] at Horseshoe Bay Beach. All proceeds raised from the tournament will be going to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda. Some of the ‘Littles’ and ‘Bigs’ also played in today’s tournament. BFA president Mark Wade previously... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Boccia Team Win Two Games In Cali

Bermuda’s Boccia Team Win Two Games In Cali

Bermuda’s Boccia team of Yushae Desilva-Andrade, Steve Wilson, Omar Hayward and Rechai Young all took part in the Individual Competition of the 2017 Bisfed America’s Boccia Team Championship in Cali, Colombia, recording wins against Brazil and Argentina. Desilva-Andrade won her BC2 opening match 4 – 1 defeating Natali de Faria from Brazil,... Read more of this article

JetBlue Offering Bermuda Packages At 50% Off

JetBlue Offering Bermuda Packages At 50% Off

JetBlue is now offering vacation packages to Bermuda with 50% discounts on air and hotel, with flights out of New York and Boston. The Bermuda vacation packages which allow travel dates until March 2018 need to be booked by August 28th and start at $699 per person, and include flights and three nights at select hotels on the island.Travelers can choose... Read more of this article

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

Photos: Cruise Ship Insignia Visits St. Georges

The 594-foot passenger ship Insignia is at berth in St. George’s today [Aug 18]. According to the latest version of the 2017 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 734 passengers and 386 crew as it makes its Bermuda stop. The ship which arrived yesterday is scheduled to depart this afternoon at approximately 2.00pm. Related... Read more of this article

New App Offers Visitors A Local Perspective

New App Offers Visitors A Local Perspective

Last week, Bermudians Alison Swan and William West launched ‘Winnow,’ a travel app designed to provide visitors to Bermuda with a more authentic experience. In collaboration with various providers on the island, Winnow offers visitors the opportunity to view Bermuda from a new and varied perspective. Available experiences range from sunset... Read more of this article

Photos: Rangers Retain Western County Cup

Photos: Rangers Retain Western County Cup

Southampton Rangers retained the Western County Cup after winning by 7 wickets over PHC this weekend. The defending champions Southampton Rangers won the toss and sent PHC to bat, they restricted them to 129/9 after their 50 overs with Tre Manders the top scorer with 71, Kevin Tucker was the pick of the Southampton Rangers bowlers with figures of 10-1-27-3. In... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Beach Volleyball Tournament

Photos & Results: Beach Volleyball Tournament

The Bermuda Volleyball Association hosted the Corona Coed Beach Volleyball Tournament at the Horseshoe Bay Beach. The Coed 2 Title went to the Sweaty Aces, with Take That claiming the Coed 4s Title. Coed 2s:1st: Sweaty Aces 2nd: Super Charged x2 3rd: Pain and Panic Consolation Bracket Winners: Jump Serve to WinCoed 4s:1st: Take That 2nd: Hit It... Read more of this article