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Bermuda Athletes Visit Local School In Jersey

Bermuda Athletes Visit Local School In Jersey

Three of Bermuda’s Island Games athletes took time out of their schedule today [July 1] to visit the St Peter’s Primary School in Jersey to talk about their sports careers. They included cyclist and flag bearer Dominique Mayho, bronze medallist in the cycle road race Gabriella Arnold, and two-time medalist Chris Estwanik. From left: Dominique... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Cycling Medals In Island Games

Bermuda Win Cycling Medals In Island Games

Bermuda’s Island Games medal tally is now up to six, with the island’s cyclists combining to win two more medals during today’s [June 30] competition in Jersey. Gabriella Arnold took the bronze medal in the road race, and her showing combined with Karen Bordage’s strong 6th place finish, resulted in Bermuda winning the silver medal... Read more of this article

Island Games: Basketball Team Win 3 Games

Island Games: Basketball Team Win 3 Games

[Updated] Bermuda’s Island Games basketball team — the defending champion — have recorded three wins thus far in the 2015 Island Games taking place in Jersey. On Sunday [June 28] they recorded a 67 – 54 victory over Guernsey, and the following day they defeated the Isle of Wight by a margin of 81 – 49. Bermuda — who... Read more of this article

Video: Estwanik Wins Second Medal In 5000m

Video: Estwanik Wins Second Medal In 5000m

[Updated with video] Chris Estwanik has claimed his second — and Bermuda’s fourth — medal in the 2015 Island Games taking place in Jersey, winning the silver medal in the 5000m today [June 29]. Estwanik led the race from the beginning, and he and Gibraltar’s Harvey Dixon sprinted the last 100, with Dixon just beating Eswtanik... Read more of this article

Bermuda Wins Gold & Silver In Island Games

Bermuda Wins Gold & Silver In Island Games

[Updated with video] A big showing from the island’s sprinters has seen Bermuda claim both the gold and silver medals in the 100m during the Island Games in Jersey today [June 29], with Taahira Butterfield winning gold and Natasha Trott winning the silver. Both of Bermuda’s sprinters had made it to the finals after winning their respective... Read more of this article

Chris Estwanik Wins Gold Medal In Island Games

Chris Estwanik Wins Gold Medal In Island Games

Chris Estwanik has captured the gold medal in the half marathon in the 2015 NatWest Island Games in Jersey; celebrating his win by running a victory lap of the track with his two young children while flying the Bermudian flag. Estwanik, who defeated Olympian Lee Merrien and defending champion Kevin Loundes to win the race in a time of 67:16 earlier... Read more of this article

Top Cyclist Mayho To Be Flag-Bearer In Jersey

Top Cyclist Mayho To Be Flag-Bearer In Jersey

The honour of representing your country as the flag-bearer is a highly sought after position, and this year the honour of presenting the island’s flag at Saturday’s opening ceremony of the NatWest Island Games in Jersey goes to cyclist Dominque Mayho. The Jersey Games will be Mr. Mayho’s third NatWest Island Games appearance, having represented... Read more of this article

Sun Life Sponsors Bermuda In Island Games

Sun Life Sponsors Bermuda In Island Games

Sun Life Financial International has announced that it is a lead sponsor of Bermuda’s cohort for the NatWest Island Games. As part of the sponsorship, Sun Life Financial International will provide the uniforms that more than 100 Bermuda athletes will wear for the opening and closing ceremonies, as well as for travelling and official team business. In... Read more of this article

Volleyball Teams Named For Island Games

Volleyball Teams Named For Island Games

The Bermuda Volleyball Association has named the men’s and women’s indoor volleyball teams who will be representing Bermuda in the NatWest Island Games XVI. The NatWest Island Games were last held in Bermuda in 2013, and will be held this year on the island of Jersey from June 27 through July 3rd, 2015. In the 2013 NatWest Games in Bermuda, the... Read more of this article

BBA Announce Natwest Island Games Team

BBA Announce Natwest Island Games Team

Eight cyclists will represent Bermuda at the 2015 Jersey NatWest Island Games later this month, six in road racing and two in mountain biking. Female road cyclists Zoenique Williams, Karen Bordage and Gabriella Arnold will contest three events; an individual time trial, a road race and the criterium. The men’s team will be comprised of Dominique Mahyo,... Read more of this article

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