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16-Year-Old To Attend Yale Summer Programme

16-Year-Old To Attend Yale Summer Programme

On Friday, Premier David Burt presented a $2,500 cheque to 16-year-old student Kairo Morton to attend an invitation only 4 week summer internship at Yale University with the ROSE group. Kairo will be working on an Artificial Intelligence PhD project administered by Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Ruzica Piskac and will run from 22 July to 16... Read more of this article

Sailing: Rockal Evans Wins In Australia

Sailing: Rockal Evans Wins In Australia

Bermuda’s Rockal Evans sailed to victory in the 2019 International Finn Qld Championship Regatta in Australia. Evans won the seven race series with 12 net points, with the Bermudian sailor dominating the Regatta; he never finishing outside the top four and recorded three wins and three third place finishes. The event saw entries from Bermuda,... Read more of this article

Delray Rawlins Scores Century For Sussex

Delray Rawlins Scores Century For Sussex

[Updated with video] Bermudian Delray Rawlins had an outstanding showing for his Sussex cricket team, scoring a century against Lancashire. The clubs’ report said, “Lancashire gain 23 points for their victory and return to the top of the table but Sussex’s third successive defeat puts a severe dent in their hopes of winning promotion this... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Sixth Form Exam Results

Warwick Academy Sixth Form Exam Results

Warwick Academy announced their recent examination results from their graduating Class of 2019, with the school achieving a 100% pass rate across the IB Individual Subjects, and 95% of the IB Diploma students passing the programme. “Students were able to choose from 3 different pathways offered by the school – the International Baccalaureate... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Get It Green’ Shelly Bay Cleanup

Video: ‘Get It Green’ Shelly Bay Cleanup

Jawonday Smith is promoting a video dubbed ‘Get it Green’ in an effort to “inspire the community to get out there and help clean up our island.” Mr. Smith said, “We recently did a cleanup along the Shelly Bay stretch and would like for the community to see what we found. The video is somewhat comical but it has serious educational... Read more of this article

Bermuda Debate Team Makes Quarter Finals

Bermuda Debate Team Makes Quarter Finals

Team Independent Bermuda has reached the quarter-finals as the top seed at the Heart of Europe Debating Tournament in the Czech Republic. A spokesperson said, “Genevieve Lau and Hailey O’Donnell of Bermuda High School and Kate Tobin of Somersfield Academy, comprising Team Independent Bermuda, have broken to the quarter-finals round at the 2019... Read more of this article

Bermuda Scouts To Attend World Jamboree

Bermuda Scouts To Attend World Jamboree

The Bermuda Scouting Association will be attending the 24th World Jamboree in West Virginia this July. The travelling contingent of 8 scouts, 1 ranger, 1 leader and 4 international support leaders, will visit New York City and Washington DC, with a pit stop in Baltimore to take in a baseball game. In addition to their travel in the US, the scouts will... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Three Events In Canada

Jessica Lewis Wins Three Events In Canada

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis made an excellent showing at the Ontario Athletics Open, Para, and Under 20 Track and Field Championships in Canada, racing to victory in three events. Lewis powered her way to victory in the women’s 800 meter race stopping the clock in a time of 2:05.49. She also won the women’s 100 meter race in a time of 17.03,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Medals In Kung Fu Championships

Bermuda Win Medals In Kung Fu Championships

Members of the Bermuda Sanshou Association competed in the Pan American Kung Fu Championships in San Jose, California, with the team earning five medals. Garon Wilkinson picked up the Silver Medal competing in the Northern Open Hand Form 40-59 Age Group Division with 8.68 points. and Wilkinson also won the Gold Medal in the Flexible Weapons Division.Kent... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday July 14th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday July 14th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that Bermuda won multiple medals at the Island Games, Madison Sidney Virgil Quig and Kiara Virgil-Wainwright received scholarships from the Chubb Charitable Foundation, Bermuda Pacers Track Club athletes won medals at the Flying Angels International Age Class Track & Field Championships in Toronto, Heather Nova released her new album ‘Pearl’,... Read more of this article

Phillips Wins VLTC Euro Under 14 Doubles Title

Phillips Wins VLTC Euro Under 14 Doubles Title

Daniel Phillips has been crowned a European Junior Tennis Tour Champion following his Doubles win during the VLTC Euro Under 14 Tournament in Malta. Phillips teamed up with Uwe Diehl from Belgium in the Doubles Final and they defeated Clement Bergantz and Iannis Fernandes the number one seeds from France in straight sets 6-4, 6-4. Related... Read more of this article

Kraft Cares Campaign Raises $4,200 For PALS

Kraft Cares Campaign Raises $4,200 For PALS

A cheque in the amount of $4,200 was recently presented to PALS from the KraftHeinz and Butterfield & Vallis Kraft Cares Campaign. A spokesperson said, “KraftHeinz and Butterfield & Vallis recently completed the first quarter of their Kraft Cares Campaign. For a limited time, with the purchase of any Kraft Cheese product at stores throughout... Read more of this article

Six More Medals Won At Island Games

Six More Medals Won At Island Games

Bermuda collected six more medals during yet another day of competition of the NatWest International Island Games going on in Gibraltar. Athletics Shianne Smith won the silver medal competing in the Women’s 400m Hurdles crossing the line in a time of 1:04.49 Sailing As a team Bermuda with Jordan Etemadi, Kalin Hillier, Scott Mello and Adriana Penruddocke... Read more of this article