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“Rolling For WindReach” Event Continues

“Rolling For WindReach” Event Continues

The “Rolling For WindReach” virtual challenge is still ongoing until July 31st, and people can still participate by donating directly or taking part in the virtual challenge by completing any distance and activity that suits their ability level. A spokesperson said, “Individuals across the globe have been joining Jessica Lewis in the “Rolling... Read more of this article

Lewis Completes “Rolling For WindReach”

Lewis Completes “Rolling For WindReach”

On Saturday morning, Bermuda’s Female Athlete of the Year Jessica Lewis completed her half-harathon at Southside in support of Rolling for WindReach. Ms Lewis started at 8:00am in the morning and finished the half marathon in a time of 1:09 .00.“Individuals can donate directly via the donate button or register for the challenge and become... Read more of this article

“Rolling For WindReach” Fundraising Event

“Rolling For WindReach” Fundraising Event

WindReach Bermuda has partnered with Jessica Lewis to host the “Rolling For WindReach”, and is asking for people to donate in support of this fundraising event. A spokesperson said, “WindReach Bermuda has teamed up with Bermuda’s two-time Paralympian Jessica Lewis to host a special sports challenge! Everyone is invited to roll, walk,... Read more of this article

Video: BNV Discussion With Jessica Lewis

Video: BNV Discussion With Jessica Lewis

She has been ranked as high as #1 in the world, is the first Bermudian to win an IPC World Championship medal, the reigning Parapan record holder, and the first Bermudian to represent the island in track and field at the Paralympics, and today Bermudian sprinter Jessica Lewis is joining host Earl Basden for the third episode in a new Bernews News &... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Interviewed On WoodPods Podcast

Jessica Lewis Interviewed On WoodPods Podcast

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis was recently interviewed on an episode of WoodPods, a podcast by Team NLCS Dubai “designed to share sporting experience and knowledge.” During the interview, Ms. Lewis recalls the beginning of her career, as well as her international exposure and Olympic experience. The podcast episode’s description on... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Annual Pedal For Paralympics

Photo Set II: Annual Pedal For Paralympics

Over 90 riders teamed up with the Bermuda Paralympic Association as a fundraising cycling event saw participants ride from Dockyard to Ferry Reach Park, with the ‘Pedal for Paralympics’ event serving to assist in raising funds for the island’s para-athletes The cyclists were joined along the causeway by Paralympian Jessica Lewis, and... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: 2020 Pedal For Paralympics

Photos & Videos: 2020 Pedal For Paralympics

[Updated] The Bermuda Paralympic Association [BPARAS] is hosting a fundraising cycling event today [Jan 12], with participants riding from Dockyard to Ferry Reach Park to help raise funds for the island’s para-athletes. The event getting underway in Dockyard this morning:The cyclists were joined along part of the route by Paralympian Jessica Lewis,... Read more of this article

World Para Athletics Highlights Jessica Lewis

World Para Athletics Highlights Jessica Lewis

The official website of World Para Athletics recently highlighted Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis, noting that the athlete has “made history” for the island “multiple times.” The story said, “Jessica Lewis has made history for Bermuda multiple times, most recently by winning two Parapan American Games titles at Lima 2019.” “The... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Concludes Competing In Dubai

Jessica Lewis Concludes Competing In Dubai

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has concluded competing in the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai. In her final race of the meet, she took to the track for the T53 Women’s 800m final where he clocked a time of 2:05.38 on her way to finishing 8th. Following the meet, Ms Lewis said, “I am really proud of how I raced here at my 4th World... Read more of this article

Lewis Advances To T53 Women’s 400m Final

Lewis Advances To T53 Women’s 400m Final

A day after finishing 4th in the World Para Athletics Championships T53 Women’s 100m final, Jessica Lewis was back on the track in Dubai. Lewis competed in the T53 Women’s 400m Heat 2 finishing 4th in a time of 1:00.82, which resulted in her advancing to the final, where she finished in 8th place in a time of 1:03.83. Related... Read more of this article

Lewis Finishes 4th In 100m Final In Dubai

Lewis Finishes 4th In 100m Final In Dubai

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis took to the track in Dubai for the World Para Athletics Championships T53 Women’s 100m Final, finishing 4th with a time of 16.84. Fang Gao from China clocked winning time of 16.26, Hingzhuan Zhou also from China was second in 16.58 and Samantha Kinghorn from Great Britain was third in 16.64. Related... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Advances To 100m Finals In Dubai

Jessica Lewis Advances To 100m Finals In Dubai

Jessica Lewis raced to victory on Heat 2 of the T53 Women’s 100m race in the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai. The Bermudian sprinter clocked a personal best time of 16.74 to win the heat and advance to the final. Lewis finished with the third fastest qualifying time of the two heats; with Samantha Kinghorn from Great Britain clocking... Read more of this article

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