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Bermuda Festival Appoints Gita Blakeney Saltus

Bermuda Festival Appoints Gita Blakeney Saltus

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts announced the appointment of Gita Blakeney Saltus to the position of Deputy Chair of the Festival’s Board. The appointment takes effect immediately. Chairman Mr. David Skinner said: “I am excited that Gita has accepted this role. She brings a wealth of experience to the Festival, both as a world class... Read more of this article

Alex Doyling Awarded University Scholarship

Alex Doyling Awarded University Scholarship

Talented young rugby player Alex Doyling will continue his rugby career at the University of Kutztown, in Pennsylvania this August. Doyling, who represented Bermuda in the Rugby American North Caribbean Championships last November, will be joining the Kutztown Bears on both their 15s and 7s rugby teams. The talented 18 year-old, participated in the... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Corona Coed Beach Volleyball

Photos & Results: Corona Coed Beach Volleyball

The Corona Coed beach volleyball tournament recently took place at Horseshoe Bay beach, with Double Trouble, Just Get It Up and Mission Unblockable all winning their divisions. Coed 2s1. Double Trouble – Allison Lacoursiere and Daniel Fiddick 2. Hot Tomales – Beth Rae and Mike Gazzard 3. Keke, Do You Love Me? – Nicole Volek and... Read more of this article

Photos: Around The Island Powerboat Race

Photos: Around The Island Powerboat Race

The 2018 RUBiS Around the Island Powerboat Race was held on Sunday [Aug 12] with a fleet of 17 boats registered to race and 11 completing the course. First across the line was David Selley and Mathew Smith in A29 who also took class honors and set a new A Class record in a time of 55:11. B Class honors went to Quince Dowling and Tai Bean in B441 with... Read more of this article

Footballers Go Undefeated To Win Tournament

Footballers Go Undefeated To Win Tournament

The Bermuda Women’s U15 Football team won the Division Two Title at the 2018 Concacaf Women’s U15 Championship in Florida in dominant fashion, claiming five consecutive victories to maintain an undefeated record throughout the tournament.The team advanced to the semi-finals after rolling through the first round with a 3-1 win over Antigua &... Read more of this article

Terron Webb Wins Junior Calypso Competition

Terron Webb Wins Junior Calypso Competition

Young Bermudian singer Terron Webb, who lives in St. Kitts and Nevis, has won the Nevis Junior Calypso Competition with his song “Change D Thinking”.The talented young singer went up against 13 other Junior Calypsonians and won the crown once again with his song Change D Thinking. This is his second time winning in Nevis, and he has won the crown... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Weekend Cricket

Photos, Video & Results: Weekend Cricket

St. David’s Cricket Club and Flatt’s Victoria both recorded victories in this weekend’s Premier Division Championship and First Division Championship cricket action. The 25-minute live video replay is below:St. David’s Cricket Club Win by 4 Wickets: Southampton Rangers 156 St. David’s Cricket Club 161/6 Southampton Rangers batted first... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Summer Sunday At Victoria Park

Photos/Video: Summer Sunday At Victoria Park

The City of Hamilton hosted their “Summer Sunday in the Park” event this afternoon [Aug 12] at Victoria Park with MCs Ed Christopher and Power Girl. The 10-minute live video replay is below:The public enjoyed live entertainment, carnival games, fitness demos, dance troupes, the Gombeys, vendors, fun castles, prizes and plenty of food and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Gold Again In Caribbean Cycling

Bermuda Win Gold Again In Caribbean Cycling

The XL Catlin Junior Caribbean Cycling Championships came to an end today [Aug 12] with another excellent showing by local cyclists in the Road Race portion, with Bermuda once again winning all three categories. Matthew Oliveira won the Junior 17/18 race, Nicholas Narraway claimed the Juvenile 15/16 title, while Alyssa Rowse won the Junior Women’s... Read more of this article

Videos: Around The Island Race Gets Underway

Videos: Around The Island Race Gets Underway

The final preparations are underway for the Rubis Around the Island powerboat race which is set take place this afternoon [Aug 12] starting from Ferry Reach in the east end. We will have additional coverage later on, and in the meantime, the live video is below. The live broadcast of the final preparations has ended, and the 30-minute replay is belowThe... Read more of this article

Restoration Ministries Back To School Giveaway

Restoration Ministries Back To School Giveaway

Restoration Ministries, located at the Bermuda Institute Auditorium on Middle Road in Southampton, will once again be hosting their annual Back to School Giveaway. This year the event which will take place between 10AM until 1PM on Saturday, August 18th. “The Restoration family will be spending the entire time focusing on fun time for the children... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday Aug 12th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday Aug 12th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that the Bermuda U15 football team won four consecutive matches; Mikayla DeSilva-Jacome and Kimika Jackson were awarded the KPMG in Bermuda scholarships, Matthew Oliveira received the XL Catlin Scholarship, and 19-year-old Bermuda College student Yndia Raynor launched a new pet services business were all some of the positive news stories from... Read more of this article

Bermuda Wins Gold At Cycling Championships

Bermuda Wins Gold At Cycling Championships

Bermuda is hosting the 2018 Junior Caribbean Cycling Championships this weekend and things got underway this morning [Aug 11] at Clearwater Beach with Bermuda dominating the top podium spots at the Individual Time Trial. Bermuda riders took all three gold medals, “a first for our country and probably the first time any country has so dominated... Read more of this article