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Jessica Lewis Nominated For Best Female Athlete

Jessica Lewis Nominated For Best Female Athlete

She delivered three medals and one new record to mark the best ever showing by Bermuda at the Parapan Games, and now Jessica Lewis has been nominated for the ‘Best Female Athlete’ award, which is based on performances at the 2019 Parapan American Games.The Paralympic website said, “The Americas Paralympic Committee [IPC] has revealed... Read more of this article

Video: Govt Presents $10K To Jessica Lewis

Video: Govt Presents $10K To Jessica Lewis

[Updated] Premier David Burt and members of the Cabinet welcomed Jessica Lewis today to congratulate her on her recent showing at the Parapan Games in Peru, where she won three medals and set one new Parapan record. Ms Lewis claimed a gold medal in the 400m, won a silver medal in the 800m, and then raced to victory in the 100m race, claiming her third... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Gold Medal, Sets New Record

Jessica Lewis Wins Gold Medal, Sets New Record

[Updated with videos] Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has capped off a tremendous showing at the Parapan American Games by racing to victory in the 100m race this evening [Aug 28] in Peru, claiming her third medal of these games in record setting time. She came into the race as the defending gold medalist and reigning Parapan record holder, and her time this... Read more of this article

Minister Foggo Congratulates Jessica Lewis

Minister Foggo Congratulates Jessica Lewis

The 2019 Parapan American Games is ongoing in Peru and Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has already won a gold and silver medal before taking to the track later this week for the 100m, where she is the defending gold medalist and reigning Parapan record holder. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Silver In Parapan 800M

Jessica Lewis Wins Silver In Parapan 800M

[Updated with video] Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has claimed her second medal at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Peru, winning the silver medal in the 800m this evening [Aug 26]. Yen Hoang of the USA claimed the gold in a time of 2:08.09, Lewis crossed the line in a time of 2:08.99, and Yadira Del Carmen Soturno Diaz of Venezuela won the bronze. Update... Read more of this article

Video: Jessica Lewis Wins Gold In Parapan 400M

Video: Jessica Lewis Wins Gold In Parapan 400M

[Updated] Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has started out with a dominant showing in Peru, racing to victory this evening [Aug 24] in the 400m to claim the gold medal at the 2019 Parapan Games. She crossed the line in a time of 1:01.95 to claim the gold, Yen Hoang of the USA won the silver, while Kelsey LeFevour of the USA claimed the bronze. Update | Video... Read more of this article

Bermuda Flag Raised At Parapan Games In Peru

Bermuda Flag Raised At Parapan Games In Peru

The 2019 Parapan Games got underway in the Athletes Village in Peru with the Flag Raising Ceremony, raising all the flags of the nations competing, including Bermuda. Those in attendance included Bermuda’s four athletes — Jessica Lewis, Steve Wilson, Omar Hayward and Yushae Desilva-Andrade — as well as the Bermuda Paralympics Chef-de-Mission... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins 100m In Quebec Classic

Jessica Lewis Wins 100m In Quebec Classic

The Quebec Athletics Classic was held recently, with Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis making her final track competition appearance prior to the Parapan American Games that will take place in Peru. She competed in four events, winning the gold medal in the 100m in a time of 17.30, and also recorded three fourth place finishes in the other three races... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Reaches Podium Twice In Montreal

Jessica Lewis Reaches Podium Twice In Montreal

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis was back in action. this time competing in the Classique d’athlétisme de Montréal. Lewis powered her way to victory in the Women’s 100m Race clocking a time of 17.32. Clocking a time of 2:06.23, Lewis finished 3rd during the Women’s 800m Race. Related StoriesMinister Foggo Congratulates Jessica Lewis Lewis... Read more of this article

Lewis Wins 4 Medals In Canadian Championships

Lewis Wins 4 Medals In Canadian Championships

Jessica Lewis competed in the 2019 Canadian Track & Field Championships in Montreal, claiming four medals, including two golds. Lewis won the T34-53-54 women’s 200m race gold medal with a time of 33.31, and also claimed the T34-52-53 Women’s 100m gold medal in a time of 16.75. Lewis also won a bronze medal when she finished third in the T34-53... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Three Events In Canada

Jessica Lewis Wins Three Events In Canada

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis made an excellent showing at the Ontario Athletics Open, Para, and Under 20 Track and Field Championships in Canada, racing to victory in three events. Lewis powered her way to victory in the women’s 800 meter race stopping the clock in a time of 2:05.49. She also won the women’s 100 meter race in a time of 17.03,... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Bronze In Switzerland

Jessica Lewis Wins Bronze In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis concluded competing in the LA-SM Rollstuhlsport International IPC Track Meet in Switzerland. Lewis finished 3rd during the T53 Women’s 200m when she clocked a time of 30.34. Samantha Kinghorn from Great Britain won the race with a time of 29.05, Catherine Debrunner from Sweden finished second in a time of 29.30. Lewis... Read more of this article

Lewis Back In Action Again In Switzerland

Lewis Back In Action Again In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis began competing in the LA-SM Rollstuhlsport International IPC Track Meet in Switzerland. On the Opening Day, Lewis competed in two races, the 100m and 400m Lewis finished 4th in the T53 Women’s 100 meter race clocking a time of 17.62, while Samantha Kinghorn from Great Britain clocked a winning time of 16.96, Angela Ballard... Read more of this article