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Sprinter Jessica Lewis Unveils New Racing Chair

Sprinter Jessica Lewis Unveils New Racing Chair

[Written by Stephen Wright] Paralympian Jessica Lewis has unveiled her new racing chair as she begins her preparations for two busy years of competition. Lewis decided in the summer to alter her seating position to increase her power and received her custom-made wheelchair, an R1 model designed by Chris Peterson of Custombike USA, this week. “The... Read more of this article

Video: Rolling With WindReach Event Held

Video: Rolling With WindReach Event Held

Jessica Lewis partnered with WindReach to host a 22 Mile Challenge Rolling for WindReach. Several people attended Clearwater and Cooper’s Island to conclude this year’s event. Participants were invited to complete the 22 miles between October 30th and November 5th, some who had completed the task still joined them in person for the last lap,... Read more of this article

Rolling For WindReach Is Back For A 3rd Year

Rolling For WindReach Is Back For A 3rd Year

Jessica Lewis, Bermuda’s three-time Paralympian, has partnered once again with WindReach Bermuda, to host the Rolling for WindReach challenge. A spokesperson said, “This year the event will be hybrid and take place October 30th – November 5th. Participants are invited to complete 22 miles of an activity of their choosing in support of WindReach’s... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Preparing For Major Competitions

Jessica Lewis Preparing For Major Competitions

[Written by Stephen Wright] Paralympian Jessica Lewis believes she is on the right track to fulfilling her goals as she prepares for a hectic two years of major competitions. Lewis enjoyed an encouraging season, setting a personal best of 16.37sec in the T53 100 metres, finishing second at the Daniella Jutzeler Memorial in Nottwil, Switzerland, in... Read more of this article

Lewis Wins 100M & 400M At Cruisers Meet

Lewis Wins 100M & 400M At Cruisers Meet

Jessica Lewis competed in the 2022 Cruisers Classic Meet at the Toronto Track & Field Center in Canada. During the T53 Women’s 100m, Lewis clocked a time of 16.44, finishing first. Lewis also won the T53 Women’s 400m by clocking a time of 59.52, which was a second off her personal best. Related Stories Jessica Lewis Finishes 3rd In Switzerland Jessica... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Appointed To WindReach Board

Jessica Lewis Appointed To WindReach Board

The Directors of WindReach have announced the appointment of Jessica Lewis to the Board, noting that the Paralympian and Parapan record holder is their “most high-profile alumna.” A spokesperson said, “The charity celebrates all abilities and exists to support and enrich the quality of life for those with special needs. Ms Lewis, who has... Read more of this article

Lewis Wins 800m In Open Paris Track Meet

Lewis Wins 800m In Open Paris Track Meet

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis competed in the Handisport – Open Paris – 2022. Lewis took to the track for the combined T34/53/54 women’s 100m final, finishing second clocking a time of 16.94, and she then won the combined T34/53/54 women’s 800m final stopping the clock in a time of 1:58.21. Related Stories Join The Challenge: Rolling... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Finished 2nd In Memorial Meet

Jessica Lewis Finished 2nd In Memorial Meet

Jessica Lewis was back in action competing in the Daniela Jutzeler Memorial Para track meet in Switzerland. Competing in the T53 women’s 100m, she broke her personal best time of 16.74 when she clocked 16:37 to finish 2nd, and she also finished 3rd in the T53 women’s 400m in a time of 59:59. Related Stories Jessica Lewis Finishes 3rd In Switzerland Jessica... Read more of this article

Lewis Finishes 3rd In T53 100m In Switzerland

Lewis Finishes 3rd In T53 100m In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis concluded competing in the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Switzerland. In her third and final event, Lewis took to the track for the T53 Women’s 100m. Lewis was clocked across the line in a time of 16:74 which saw her finish 3rd, with Catherine Debrunner breaking the World Record in a winning time of 15:70, while... Read more of this article

Lewis Finishes 5th In  400m In Switzerland

Lewis Finishes 5th In 400m In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis continued competing in the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Switzerland. In her second event, Lewis took to the track for the T53 Women’s 400m. Lewis was clocked across the line in a time of 59:44 which saw her finish 5th, with Catherine Debrunner breaking the World Record in a winning time of 52:21, Samantha Kinghorn... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Finishes 3rd In Switzerland

Jessica Lewis Finishes 3rd In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis began competing in the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Switzerland. In her first event, Lewis took to the track for the T53 Women’s 200m. Lewis finished third clocking a time of 29:71, Catherine Debrunner clocked a World Record winning time of 27:47, with Samantha Kinghorn second in 28:18. Related Stories Jessica... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Two Races In Season Opener

Jessica Lewis Wins Two Races In Season Opener

Jessica Lewis’ 2022 season got underway as she competed in the Mississauga Ontario Parasport Track Meet in Canada. Lewis won the T53 Women’s 100m in a time of 16.96 and also won the T53 Women’s 200m with a time of 30.98, however neither time will count towards her ranking as they both took place in over legal wind conditions. Related Stories Join... Read more of this article

Pedal For Paralympics To Be Held On March 20

Pedal For Paralympics To Be Held On March 20

Bermuda’s Paralympian Jessica Lewis will join Bermuda cyclists this weekend as the annual Pedal for Paralympics will take place on Sunday, March 20th. Pedal for Paralympics is an opportunity for avid cyclists to support the Bermuda Paralympic Association to raise funds enabling Bermuda’s elite para-athletes to compete abroad at World Championships,... Read more of this article