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Jah-Nhai Perinchief Places 3rd In Triple Jump

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Places 3rd In Triple Jump

Jah-Nhai Perinchief is literally leaping his way to success in Texas, as following his record setting high jump at a meet earlier this month, the Bermudian athlete recorded a huge heap in the triple jump to finish third in the Texas Tech Shootout. He competes for Texas Tech, and the school’s report said, “Jah-Nhai Perinchief, who had not... Read more of this article

Perinchief Sets Meet Record At Texas Tech Open

Perinchief Sets Meet Record At Texas Tech Open

Bermudian high jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief – who holds the Bermuda indoor high jump record — has claimed another record, this time setting a new meet record as he defeated a field of over 20 athletes to win the high jump at the Texas Tech Open this weekend in Lubbock, Texas, with a top leap of 2.12m. The full Texas Tech Open results follow... Read more of this article

Video: Perinchief Breaks Bermuda Indoor Record

Video: Perinchief Breaks Bermuda Indoor Record

Competing in a track meet in the United States, Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief achieved an indoor personal best of 2.22m/7-3 1/4 in the high jump to win the event, setting a new Bermuda record in the process.Perinchief’s leap broke his own Bermuda Indoor Record of 2.17, it also moved him up to No. 9 on the NCAA leader boards. Perinchief,... Read more of this article

Perinchief Wins Invitational Men’s Triple Jump

Perinchief Wins Invitational Men’s Triple Jump

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief and his Iowa Central Community College Men’s Track and Field teammates traveled to the University of Iowa for the Hawkeye Invitational, where the Bermudian athlete had yet another stand out performance. Perinchief took part in two events finishing 3rd in the Men’s Long Jump with a top leap of 7.35m, and then going... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Qualifies: Indoor Nationals

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Qualifies: Indoor Nationals

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief was one of 17 athletes from the Iowa Central Community College Track and Field team who qualified for the Indoor Nationals. During the recently held Minnesota State – Alumni Open in Mankato, Minnesota, Perinchief won the Men’s High Jump with a leap of 2.17m. Related StoriesPerinchief Wins Invitational... Read more of this article

Perinchief Ranked #1 In World In U/20 High Jump

Perinchief Ranked #1 In World In U/20 High Jump

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief is ranked #1 in the world in the IAAF U/20 Men’s High Jump listings, and the International Association of Athletics Federations [IAAF] cited him as a medal contender at the upcoming IAAF World U20 Championships in Poland, saying that while Bermuda has never won a medal in the event, that “could soon change.” The... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Field Athlete Of Year

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Field Athlete Of Year

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief continues to rack up the accolades, being named the Field Athlete of the Year in the Midwest Region for the 2016 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field season. The winners were announced this week by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association [USTFCCCA], having been determined by a vote of USTFCCCA... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Athlete Of The Week

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Athlete Of The Week

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief — who competes for Iowa Central — has been named the NJCAA Division I Men Athlete of the Week. The National Athlete of the Week is an award selected and presented by the USTFCCCA Communications Staff at the beginning of each week to 10 collegiate outdoor track & field athletes; male and female for... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Breaks Saunders Record

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Breaks Saunders Record

[Updated] Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief had an outstanding performance at the K.T. Woodman Classic in Wichita, Kansas, winning the high jump and shattering the Bermuda Junior National Record, which was set by legendary athlete Clarence “Nicky” Saunders some 35 years ago. Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Raynor... Read more of this article

Perinchief To Carry Bermuda’s Flag In China

Perinchief To Carry Bermuda’s Flag In China

17-year old high jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief will be the Bermuda team’s flag bearer at the Closing Ceremonies of the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Perinchief finished 8th in the Men’s High Jump A Final,recorded a top leap of 2.00m, with Danil Lysenko from Russia winning with a top leap of 2.20m. Yuji Hiramatsu from Japan finished... Read more of this article

Perinchief Places 8th At Youth Olympics In China

Perinchief Places 8th At Youth Olympics In China

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief finished 8th overall in the high jump at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in China, recording a leap of 2.00m after qualifying for the “A finals” after equaling his personal best in the preliminaries. Danil Lysenko from Russia won the gold with a jump of 2.20m, Yuji Hiramatsu from Japan claimed silver with... Read more of this article

Scraders, Perinchief Through To Finals In China

Scraders, Perinchief Through To Finals In China

Both Kyrah Scraders and Jah’Nhai Perinchief have qualified for the finals at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China following strong showings in the preliminaries. Kyrah Scraders ran to a third place finish in heat 2 of the 800m, clocking a time of 2:11.27 which saw her qualify for the B final. Meanwhile Jah-Nhai Perinchief equaled his... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Second In Holland

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Second In Holland

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief recently competed in the Holland National Championships, where he placed 2nd in the high jump with a leap of 2.08m. Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Watson said, “Jah-Nhai Perinchief competed in the Holland National Championships. “This is his first senior competition and first time... Read more of this article