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Spirit Of Bermuda Wins Tall Ships America Award

Spirit Of Bermuda Wins Tall Ships America Award

The Bermuda Sloop Foundation and Spirit of Bermuda have won the prestigious Tall Ships America, Program of the Year Award for 2017. A spokesperson said, “The directors and staff of the Bermuda Sloop Foundation are delighted to announce that the Bermuda Sloop Foundation and Spirit of Bermuda won the prestigious Tall Ships America, Program of... Read more of this article

Shaquille Dill Wins Two Gold Medals At CIAA

Shaquille Dill Wins Two Gold Medals At CIAA

Bermuda’s Shaquille Dill competed in the 2018 CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships representing St. Augustine University, making a very impressive showing to win two events. Dill stood on top of the podium in the two events he competed in helping the St. Augustine University Men’s Track and Field team finish T1st with Virginia State as both... Read more of this article

100WF Donates $24K To Centre Against Abuse

100WF Donates $24K To Centre Against Abuse

100 Women in Finance [100WF] has donated the balance of its $24,000 contribution to Bermuda’s 2017 beneficiary, the Centre Against Abuse [CAA]. A spokesperson said, “The donation was raised at June’s inaugural Bermuda gala held at Commissioner’s House in Royal Naval Dockyard, and more recently, through 100WF’s annual holiday networking... Read more of this article

Tea Blends Inspired By ‘Flavors Of Bermuda’

Tea Blends Inspired By ‘Flavors Of Bermuda’

What started out as a “dream” has now become reality for 25-year-old entrepreneur Kelsea Williams, whose tea business offers a variety of products, including a special ’Bermuda Collection’ with offerings such as Morning Glory, Sippin’ Swizzle, Hypnotic Hibiscus and Bermuda Breeze. Since returning to Bermuda from University,... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Netball League Matches

Photos & Results: Netball League Matches

The Bermuda Netball Association hosted Under 12, Under 16 and Senior Division games, with the Warriors, Storm, Phoenix Fire, Lindos Tigers, Phoenix Heat, Blazzin Phoenix all scoring wins. Under 12 Division The Warriors defeated Phoenix 21 – 1 in the opening game of the day, Kammie Mills led the Warriors with 17 goals, while Eliyah Seon added 4 goals,... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Bermuda Field Hockey Action

Photos & Results: Bermuda Field Hockey Action

Twenty-one goals were scored in a triple header at the National Sports Center as the Bermuda Field Hockey Season resumed. Budgies 2 Canaries 1 The Budgies picked up their second win of the weekend having won their match on Friday Evening, this time defeating the Canaries 2 – 1. Kascia White gave the Budgies the lead in the 13th minute with a Field... Read more of this article

Photos: BGA Monthly Golf Medal At Turtle Hill

Photos: BGA Monthly Golf Medal At Turtle Hill

The Bermuda Golf Association’s February Monthly Medal 2018 took place at the Turtle Hill Golf Course. Fraser Hunt won the Men’s Gross Flight One Division with a 2-over 56, while Mark Phillips finished second one stroke back and youngster Kenny Leseur finished third with a round of 4-over par 58. Anthony Madeiros won the Men’s Gross Flight Two... Read more of this article

Thinking Day Service & Parade This Sunday

Thinking Day Service & Parade This Sunday

Girlguiding Bermuda is inviting the Guiding Sisterhood and friends of Guiding to their annual Thinking Day Service and parade this coming Sunday [Feb 18]. The event will be held at 3.00pm at the Anglican Cathedral. Members will march from the City Hall steps to the cathedral at approximately 2.30pm. Slideshow from last year’s Girl Guides Thinking... Read more of this article

Argus, BF&M Donate $100K For New Facility

Argus, BF&M Donate $100K For New Facility

Argus Group and BF&M have made a joint donation of $100,000 to the Bermuda Diabetes Association [BDA], with each company set to contribute $50,000, towards the development of a new, larger facility at the BDA’s new location at 22 Princess Street. “The funds will be used to develop a comprehensive diabetes education and resource centre... Read more of this article

Muay Thai Federation Launches In Bermuda

Muay Thai Federation Launches In Bermuda

Under the auspices of the Bermuda Martial Arts Federation, which is the governing body for all martial arts on the island, the Bermuda Muay Thai Federation has been launched, intended to “focus on the cultivation of the Thai martial arts in Bermuda.” Daniel T. Augustus, Jay Astwood, Jeron Guness [Gunnaz Fitness], G. Deondre Morris [Bermuda... Read more of this article

Students Impress At 2018 Barbados Relay Fair

Students Impress At 2018 Barbados Relay Fair

A number of Bermuda’s middle and senior school students have recently competed in the 15th Edition of the Barbados Relay Fair held in St. Michael, Barbados. Highlighting some of the results, a spokesperson said “Anaya West, Chayse Tanner, Sancho Smith and Jahre Blakeney competed and broke the record in the 1600 meter medley relay in a time of... Read more of this article

Video: Shiona Turini On Her Fashion Journey

Video: Shiona Turini On Her Fashion Journey

In starting her path to becoming a world class fashion expert, Shiona Turini spent one year working as an unpaid intern for Yves Saint Laurent, after persistently showing up for three consecutive days trying to get the company to hire her after initially being turned down. Speaking in front of a full house at her recent appearance in Nigeria where she... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda Shorts’ Searches Up 80% In Norway

‘Bermuda Shorts’ Searches Up 80% In Norway

After Bermuda’s Winter Olympian Dr. Tucker Murphy took part in the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang on February 9 while wearing traditional Bermuda shorts, the cross-country skier has sparked curiosity about the unlikely winter attire, causing Google searches for “Bermuda shorts” to spike by 80% in Norway. Google’s... Read more of this article