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Gymnasts Win 17 Medals At 2015 Island Games

Gymnasts Win 17 Medals At 2015 Island Games

The Bermuda team continued its dominance in Ynys Mon during the gymnastics portion of the Island Games, winning 17 medals in the second round of competition. On Saturday, July 25th, the team of 14 girls and boys took the floor against Isle of Man, Jersey, Aland, Cayman, Gotland, Shetland Islands, and Ynys Mon in the FIG meet, performing their highest... Read more of this article

Bermuda Gymnasts Dominate At Island Games

Bermuda Gymnasts Dominate At Island Games

The gymnastics portion of the 2015 Island Games is now taking place in the Welsh island of Ynys Môn, and Bermuda’s gymnastics team have turned in a dominating performance, winning multiple team and individual medals. For the first time ever, Bermuda is fielding a male gymnastics teams at the Island Games, and they made their debut in style,... Read more of this article

Paul Scope Voted Onto Island Games Executive

Paul Scope Voted Onto Island Games Executive

At the AGM of the International Island Games Association [the governing body of the Island Games], Bermuda’s Paul Scope was nominated and voted onto the Association’s executive body. “Mr Scope has been member of the Bermuda Island Games Association since the Shetland Games in 2005,” a spokesperson said. “His love of sport... Read more of this article

Sun Life Congratulates Island Games Athletes

Sun Life Congratulates Island Games Athletes

Sun Life Financial International today commends all the Bermuda athletes who participated in the NatWest Island Games this week, which saw Bermuda collect 16 medals, including five gold medals. Andrew A. Darfoor, Senior Vice-President and Chief Executive Officer, Sun Life Financial International, says, “We would like to congratulate the athletes and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Wins 8 More Island Games Medals

Bermuda Wins 8 More Island Games Medals

[Updated] Bermuda continues to rack up the Island Games medals — including three more golds — as Dominique Mayho, Chris Estwanik, Taahira Butterfield, Natasha Trott, Adrienne Smatt and the women’s cycling team have all added to our medal tally. Taahira Butterfield won gold in the 200m in a time of 25.51, Natasha Trott won silver in... Read more of this article

Bermuda Archers End Island Games In Fine Form

Bermuda Archers End Island Games In Fine Form

Bermuda’s archery team ended their stint at the Island Games in fine form. For Bernard Wade III and Robert O’Connor, this was their first Island Games. Both have taken up archery in the last two years or so and both beat archers from other islands with much more experience. Robert O’Connor finished thirty-first out of thirty-nine in the 1440 round... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Two More Island Games Medals

Bermuda Win Two More Island Games Medals

Bermuda won two more Island Games medals today [July 2] with David Kendell winning a silver medal in the sailboarding event and Kalin Hillier claiming a bronze in the sailing Laser Standard Rig competition. Also in action for Bermuda during the sailboarding event was Scott Mello who placed 9th, Matthew Wilken who finished 15th and Alexander Jones who... Read more of this article

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

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