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Video: Nia Christopher Scores In Towson Draw

Video: Nia Christopher Scores In Towson Draw

Nia Christopher scored for the Towson University women’s soccer team, marking her 12th goal of the season, with the Bermudian footballer now tied for third for goals in a single season in Towson history. The school’s match report said, “Nia Christopher scored in on the Towson University women’s soccer team’s final chance in... Read more of this article

Robinson Scores Twice In Thomas College Win

Robinson Scores Twice In Thomas College Win

Bermuda’s Shane Robinson scored twice for Thomas College Men’s Soccer team as they played to a 6-0 victory over University of Maine – Presque Isle. The school’s match report said, “Men’s Soccer rebounded from their tough loss earlier this week with a commanding 6-nil win over University of Maine – Presque Isle. “Thomas... Read more of this article

Video: Students Pay Tribute To Flora Duffy

Video: Students Pay Tribute To Flora Duffy

The Department of Culture has released a tribute video featuring students, including the Tri-Headz kids, poet Alay Burgess Rocker, the Y7, Y8, and Y9 arts students of Warwick Academy, and Bermudian students in Dubai sharing the “ways Bermuda’s Olympic gold winner Flora Duffy has inspired them.” The video description says, “TheTri-Headz... Read more of this article

Detre Bell Makes Season-High Five Saves

Detre Bell Makes Season-High Five Saves

Bermudian goalkeeper Detre Bell made a season-high five saves to help the University of Louisville men’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory over North Carolina. The school’s match report said, “Aboubacar Camara scored twice in the final four minutes to lift the University of Louisville men’s soccer team to a 2-0 victory over North Carolina... Read more of this article

Sandcastle To Celebrate Flora Duffy Day

Sandcastle To Celebrate Flora Duffy Day

In celebration of Flora Duffy Day, Bermuda Sandcastle Competition organisers created a sandcastle aimed at celebrating the Olympic gold medalist, whose win gave Bermuda the distinction of being the smallest nation in the world to win a gold medal at the Summer Olympics. Posting the images on the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition’s Facebook page, the... Read more of this article

Photos: 3D Look At Flora Duffy Celebration

Photos: 3D Look At Flora Duffy Celebration

Flora Duffy returned to the Island on October 11, and crowds lined the streets to celebrate the arrival of Bermuda’s first Olympic gold medalist, and you take a look at some virtual 3D popup images from the special celebratory motorcade. The massive welcome from Bermudians gave evidence to the excitement surrounding Ms Duffy’s return, with some... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday Oct 17th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday Oct 17th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that the island celebrated Flora Duffy’s return home, Joseph Weeks won the National Globe Award, Izabella Arnold was called to the Bermuda Bar, and a round up campaign at MarketPlace raised nearly $60K for two charities were all some of the positive news stories from the past week.Other good news stories included Jonte Smith scoring twice... Read more of this article

Rugby: Bermuda Win RAN’s Seven’s Opener

Rugby: Bermuda Win RAN’s Seven’s Opener

Bermuda has defeated Guyana in their opening Fireminds Rugby Americas North Sevens match in the Turks and Caicos, winning by a score of 15 – 7. Jahniko Francis gave Bermuda the lead just minutes before the halftime break, after some good work by Stephan Smith. Early in the second half Tashon De Silva doubled the lead, Jamie Baum broke through the... Read more of this article

Bermudian Summits Mount Kilimanjaro

Bermudian Summits Mount Kilimanjaro

Raygina Fox, a Bermudian living in California, recently reached the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa – the highest free standing mountain in the world — with the Bermudian flag making the trek with her. Ms Fox attended East End Primary in Bermuda before moving to the United States, with family in St. David’s and St.... Read more of this article

Ne-Jai Tucker Scores In Burnley U23 Victory

Ne-Jai Tucker Scores In Burnley U23 Victory

Bermuda’s Ne-Jai Tucker scored for the Burnley Football Club U23 team as they played to a 4-3 victory over Norwich City. The club’s match report said, “Burnley continued their excellent form with a 4-3 win over Norwich City at the training ground to extend their unbeaten run to seven games in all competitions. “Goals from Michael Mellon, Joe... Read more of this article

Samara Darrell & David Blankendal Earn Awards

Samara Darrell & David Blankendal Earn Awards

The Bermuda Football Association announced that David Blankendal is the recipient of the Kenneth “Smokey” Thompson Sponsorship Award, while the recipient of the Lesley Cherry White Award is Samara Darrell. Kenneth “Smokey” Thompson Sponsorship Award A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] is proud to announce the recipient... Read more of this article

Mary Prince, Earl Cameron On London Tube Map

Mary Prince, Earl Cameron On London Tube Map

[Updated] Bermudian national hero Mary Prince and legendary actor Earl Cameron have both been featured on London’s Black history tube map, celebrating their contribution to Black British history. The Transport For London website said, “We’ve teamed up with the Black Cultural Archives to launch the first ever Black history tube map, celebrating... Read more of this article

98% Support Decision To Honour Flora Duffy

98% Support Decision To Honour Flora Duffy

A recent survey by Narrative Research Bermuda showed that 98% of the population support the decision to publicly honour Flora Duffy following her Olympic gold medal performance. A spokesperson said, “With Bermuda still celebrating triathlete Flora Duffy’s stellar gold medal performance in Tokyo this summer, there was much discussion on the island... Read more of this article