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Jessica Lewis Wins 100M & 200M In Daytona

Jessica Lewis Wins 100M & 200M In Daytona

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis took to the track for the Snowbird Classic Track and Field Meet in Daytona, where she won the T53 Women’s 100m race clocking a time of 17.64 and also won the T53 Women’s 200m race in a time of 34.19. The sprinter — who is celebrating her birthday this week — also finished second in the T53 Women’s 400m... Read more of this article

Pedal For Paralympics Hosts Successful Event

Pedal For Paralympics Hosts Successful Event

The rainy conditions didn’t dampen the spirit of goodwill, as dozens of participants took part in the Pedal for Paralympics on Sunday [Jan 27] riding from Dockyard to St. George’s to raise funds for the island’s para-athletes. Despite the inclement weather, the riders took up the challenge to help support the Bermuda Paralympic Association,... Read more of this article

Lewis Ends 2018 Ranked #1 In World In 100m

Lewis Ends 2018 Ranked #1 In World In 100m

[Updated] After another exceptional year of competition, Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis will end this year holding the #1 world ranking in the women’s 100m T53, with her time of 16.77 — which she achieved during a race in May in Switzerland — serving as the fastest time achieved by any female T53 sprinter in the world for the entire year. In... Read more of this article

Lewis Competes In Niagara Falls Half Marathon

Lewis Competes In Niagara Falls Half Marathon

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis and her coach Curtis Thom took part in the Niagara Falls Half Marathon in Canada. Lewis, who normally competes in sprint events, was clocked across the line in a time of 1:07:35, finishing as the first female in the division. Speaking after the race, the two-time Paralympian said, “It was a fun morning! It warmed up a bit... Read more of this article

Lewis Wins Silver Medal In 200M In Canada

Lewis Wins Silver Medal In 200M In Canada

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis concluded competing in the 2018 Canadian Track & Field Championships at the Terry Fox Athletic Facility. Once again Lewis would make a podium appearance when she finished second in the 200m race with a time of 32.57, Ilana Dupont clocked a winning time of 32.38 and Sarah White finished third in 36.48. Related... Read more of this article

Lewis Finishes 3rd In Canadian Championships

Lewis Finishes 3rd In Canadian Championships

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis continued competing in the 2018 Canadian Track & Field Championships at the Terry Fox Athletic Facility. Lewis on her second day of competition took to the track to compete in the Women’s 400m race. Women’s 400 Meter Dash Para Wheelchair Results1:00.18 Jessica Frotten 1:02.44 Ilana Dupont 1:03.99 Jessica Lewis 1:09.55... Read more of this article

Lewis Wins 100m At Canadian Championships

Lewis Wins 100m At Canadian Championships

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis began competing in the 2018 Canadian Track & Field Championships at the Terry Fox Athletic Facility. On her first day of competition, she won the Women’s 100m race clocking a time of 17.34, Ilana Dupont was second in 17.87 and Sarah White was third in 18.82. Women’s 100 Meter Dash Para Wheelchair Final17.34 Jessica... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Ranked #1 In World For 100M

Jessica Lewis Ranked #1 In World For 100M

The latest World Para Athletics rankings have been released, with Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis earning the number one world ranking in the T53 100m after recording the fastest time this season at that distance. The sprinter continues to improve, with her time of 16.77 — which won her the gold medal at the World Championships in Switzerland last month... Read more of this article

Lewis Concludes Competing In Switzerland

Lewis Concludes Competing In Switzerland

Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis concluded competing in the ParAthletics 2018, World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Switzerland. On the final day, Lewis — who claimed the gold medal in the 100m on the previous day — took to the track to compete in the T53 Women’s 400m, crossing the line in a time of 1:00.74. Hamide Kurt from Turkey was the... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Gold Medal In Switzerland

Jessica Lewis Wins Gold Medal In Switzerland

Adding yet another international medal to her ever growing collection, Bermuda’s Jessica Lewis has won the T53 Women’s 100m at the World Para Athletics Grand Prix being held in Nottwil, Switzerland. Lewis was clocked across the line in 16.78, ahead of Hamide Kurt from Turkey who finished in 16.82, while Kelko Honishi from Japan finished third... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Wins Silver Medal In Switzerland

Jessica Lewis Wins Silver Medal In Switzerland

Bermudian athlete Jessica Lewis started competing at the World Para Athletics Grand Prix in Switzerland. Lewis won a silver medal after she was clocked at 31.03 in the T53 Women’s 200m, with Hamide Kurt from Turkey winning in 30.36, while Jessica Frotten from Canada finished third in 31.38. Lewis would then finish 7th competing in the T53 Women’s... Read more of this article

Paralympian Jessica Lewis Inspires Students

Paralympian Jessica Lewis Inspires Students

Before you can accomplish anything in life, you have to believe in yourself and advocate for your own strengths and capabilities – that is the inspirational message Bermudian Paralympic Athlete Jessica Lewis shared with local students this week. Ms Lewis spoke to hundreds of young people from Berkeley Institute, Dellwood Middle School, Sandy’s... Read more of this article

WHM: Jessica Lewis Sprinting To Success

WHM: Jessica Lewis Sprinting To Success

[Part of Women’s History Month Series | Written by Robyn Bardgett] She may only weigh 67lbs, but Jessica Lewis is strength personified, as the track paralympian has continued to reach her goals, proving that nothing can hold her back if she sets her mind to it. The athlete — who is the first Bermudian sprinter to compete in the Paralympics... Read more of this article