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Perinchief And Penruddocke To Carry Flags

Perinchief And Penruddocke To Carry Flags

Triple jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief and sailor Adriana Penruddocke have been named as Bermuda’s flag bearers for the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Paris on Friday [July 26]. Both athletes are making their Olympic debuts. Bermuda will be represented by eight athletes in five different sports at the Games. Katura Horton-Perinchief, the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Video: Interview With Jah-Nhai Perinchief

Video: Interview With Jah-Nhai Perinchief

Bermuda triple jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief – in an interview with professional footballer LeiLanni Nesbeth — said he is determined to make a mark when he competes at his first Olympic Games in Paris. Qualifying as one of the top 35 ranked men’s triple jumpers, Perinchief believes he is ready to shine on the biggest stage after narrowly... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Wins Event In Memphis

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Wins Event In Memphis

Triple jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief has warmed up for the Olympic Games in Paris by winning the elite men’s event at the Ed Murphey Track Classic in Memphis, Tennessee, on Thursday [July 11]. Perinchief claimed victory with his fifth and final leap of 16.82 metres. The 26-year-old, whose personal best is 17.03, is part of Bermuda’s eight-team squad... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Qualifies For Olympics

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Qualifies For Olympics

Bermuda triple jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief has qualified for the Olympic Games in Paris. He will join seven other Bermuda athletes at the Games – triathletes Dame Flora Duffy, Erica Hawley and Tyler Smith; rower Dara Alizadeh; sailor Adriana Penruddocke; and swimmers Emma and Jack Harvey. Perinchief, who is ranked 30th in the world, opened his outdoor... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Fourth In NYC

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Fourth In NYC

Jah-Nhai Perinchief finished fourth in the men’s triple jump final at the USATF NYC Grand Prix at the Icahn Stadium on Sunday [June 9]. Perinchief, who hopes to represent Bermuda at the Olympic Games in Paris this summer, posted a best leap of 16.27 metres in his third attempt. The event was won by Donald Scott, of the United States, with a jump of... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Places 4th In Jamaica

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Places 4th In Jamaica

Jah-Nhai Perinchief continued his qualification push for the Olympic Games in Paris this summer with a fourth-place finish at the inaugural Jamaica Athletics Invitational at the National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday [May 11]. Perinchief posted a leap of 16.51 metres in his final attempt in the men’s triple jump. Jamaica dominated the event, with... Read more of this article

Video: Jah-Nhai Perinchief After Placing Second

Video: Jah-Nhai Perinchief After Placing Second

Jah-Nhai Perinchief believes he is on track to qualify for the Olympic Games in Paris this summer after finishing second in the men’s triple jump at the USATF Bermuda Grand Prix at the Flora Duffy Stadium. Perinchief, competing at his first major meet since the World Athletics Championships in Budapest last summer, recorded a wind-assisted personal... Read more of this article

Perinchief Finishes Runner-Up In Triple Jump

Perinchief Finishes Runner-Up In Triple Jump

Jah-Nhai Perinchief opened his indoor athletics season with a second-place finish in the men’s triple jump at the Razorback Invitational in Fayetteville, Arkansas, on Saturday [January 27]. Perinchief, one of the island’s track and field stars, posted a jump of 16.51 metres. American Brandon Green won the event with a leap of 16.62. Perinchief opted... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief On Missing Pan Am Games

Jah-Nhai Perinchief On Missing Pan Am Games

[Written by Stephen Wright] Jah-Nhai Perinchief has revealed he opted against competing at the Pan American Games in Santiago, Chile, believing it was not worth the risk after tearing his hamstring twice this season. The triple jumper expected to challenge for the podium in Santiago but believes it made more sense to remain in the United States and... Read more of this article

Perinchief Aiming To Win Medal At CAC Games

Perinchief Aiming To Win Medal At CAC Games

[Written by Stephen Wright] Bermuda triple jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief said he is confident of adding to his medal collection when he competes at the Central American and Caribbean Games in San Salvador, El Salvador. Perinchief insists he will have his sights on gold when he stares down the runway towards the sandpit for his first jump in the triple... Read more of this article

Perinchief Looking Forward To USATF Meet

Perinchief Looking Forward To USATF Meet

[Written by Stephen Wright] Bermuda triple jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief believes he is in his best shape “physically and mentally” since transitioning from the high jump to the triple jump. His decision in 2019 to switch events because of persistent injuries has proved a wise one, with the 25-year-old enjoying a sublime first season as a professional... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Sixth In Qatar

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Finishes Sixth In Qatar

[Written by Stephen Wright] Jah-Nhai Perinchief achieved a sixth-place finish in the men’s triple jump at the Wanda Diamond League in Doha, Qatar, yesterday [May 5]. The Bermudian posted a season-best jump of 16.86 metres in his second attempt at the Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium. Portugal’s Pedro Pichardo claimed gold with a leap of 17.91, with Zango... Read more of this article

Bean: ‘Their Success Has A Domino Effect’

Bean: ‘Their Success Has A Domino Effect’

[Written by Stephen Wright] DeVon Bean, the Bermuda director of athletics, believes Jah-Nhai Perinchief’s medal-winning exploits will inspire the island’s athletes at the 50th Carifta Games in Nassau, Bahamas, next month. Triple jumper Perinchief was named Male Athlete of the Year at the recent National Sports Awards in recognition of the bronze... Read more of this article

Perinchief & Duffy Named Athletes Of The Year

Perinchief & Duffy Named Athletes Of The Year

Jah-Nhai Perinchief and Dame Flora Duffy won the Male and Female Athletes of the Year, while Sebastian Kempe and Caitlyn Bobb were named the Junior Male and Female Athletes of the Year. A Government spokesperson said, “Congratulations to Jah-Nhai Perinchief and Dame Flora Duffy, who were crowned the Male and Female Athletes of the Year earlier... Read more of this article

Perinchief Wins Tyson Invitational Triple Jump

Perinchief Wins Tyson Invitational Triple Jump

Jah-Nhai Perinchief began his indoor season competing in the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Arizona. Perinchief — who recently won a Commonwealth medal — took to the runway for the men’s triple jump, where he claimed the victory with a top leap of 16.74m or 54 feet 11 ¼ inches. Related Stories Perinchief To Compete In World Championships Perinchief... Read more of this article

Video: Premier Meets With Jah-Nhai Perinchief

Video: Premier Meets With Jah-Nhai Perinchief

[Updated] Premier David Burt is meeting with Commonwealth Games medalist Jah-Nhai Perinchief at the Cabinet Office this afternoon [Sept 2]. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 5-minute replay is below Update: Premier and Minister of Finance David... Read more of this article