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Photos: Open Water Bermuda National Swimming

Photos: Open Water Bermuda National Swimming

Champions were crowned in three Divisions as the 2019 Open Water Swimming Championships took place in very difficult conditions. Erik Soria and Eileen Mullowney were crowned the Male and Female 5K Champions, while Jack Harvey and Taylor White are the Male and Female 1500m Champions and Jorgia White and Jacob Wright claimed the titles in the 400m Swim... Read more of this article

Sept 15: Open Water National Championships

Sept 15: Open Water National Championships

The next Open Water Bermuda – National Championships is set to be held on Sunday [Sept 15] with the finish line at Turtle Bay, Southside St. David’s. The event page said, “This event includes distances of 5k, 1.5k and 400m, and serves as a good preparation for Round the Sound in October. “The Open Water Bermuda – National Championships... Read more of this article

Dolphins Appoint Victor Ruberry As Head Coach

Dolphins Appoint Victor Ruberry As Head Coach

The Dolphins Swim Team of Bermuda [DST] has announced that Bermudian Olympic swimmer Victor Ruberry has been appointed as head coach, bringing “performance direction to the swim club.” A spokesperson said, “Founded in 1996 by the Barry Hanson, Bermuda’s Dolphin Swim Team [DST] exists to develop life-long swimmers. This goal makes... Read more of this article

Madelyn Moore Reaches Pan Am Games B Final

Madelyn Moore Reaches Pan Am Games B Final

Madelyn Moore has reached the B Final of the Women’s 50m Freestyle at the Pan American Games in Peru. Swimming in Heat 4 of the preliminaries, Moore touched the wall in a time of 26.79, which put her 15th overall and sees her qualify for the B Final. Moore said, “I am pleased that I get this second swim, I did not reach my target of getting a personal... Read more of this article

Moore & Washington Compete Again In Peru

Moore & Washington Compete Again In Peru

Bermuda swimmers Jesse Washington and Madelyn Moore hit the pool in Peru as the Pan American Games continued. Moore was first in the water as she competed in the Women’s 100m Freestyle Heat 2, she finished 6th with a time of 59.02, her time saw her finish 17th overall. Washington hit the water for the Heat 4 of the Men’s 100m Freestyle,... Read more of this article

Swimming: Moore, Washington Compete In Peru

Swimming: Moore, Washington Compete In Peru

Madelyn Moore and Jesse Washington both took to the pool for the Pan American Games in Peru. Washington competed in two events, while Moore took to the pool for just one. During the Men’s 200m Freestyle Heat 1, Washington finished 6th touching the wall in a time of 1:56.52, this time saw him finish 19th overall. Moore competed in the Women’s... Read more of this article

Bermuda Swimmers Arrive For Pan Am Games

Bermuda Swimmers Arrive For Pan Am Games

Bermuda swimmers Jesse Washington and Madelyn Moore and their coach Ben Smith have arrived in Lima, Peru, ready to take part in the 2019 Pan Am Games. The pair are fresh off their performances in Korea during the 2019 FINA World Championships. Coach Smith said, “Both swimmers are looking good, coming from Korea, the facility here in Peru is first... Read more of this article

Swimming: Desmond Competes In Open Water

Swimming: Desmond Competes In Open Water

Brian Desmond rounded out the Bermuda Swimming team’s participation at the Canadian Junior Championships in Calgary. Competing in the 3-kilometer Open Water event, Desmond finished in a time of 43:22, crossing the line 33rd out of 36 competitors. The winning time in the 16 – 18 Boys Age Group was 36:25. Coach Richard Goodwin said, “Desmond did... Read more of this article

Swimmers Continue Canadian Championships

Swimmers Continue Canadian Championships

Bermuda swimmers Logan Watson-Brown and Brian Desmond were back in action at the Canadian Junior Championships in Calgary. During the 15-17 Girls 50 LC Meter Freestyle Preliminaries, Watson-Brown finished 9th with a time of 27.10. Watson-Brown qualified for the B Final after she touched the wall in a time of 26:81, just outside her personal best of... Read more of this article

Bermuda Swimmers Compete In Calgary

Bermuda Swimmers Compete In Calgary

The Bermuda swimming team of Logan Watson-Brown, Jack Harvey and Brian Desmond started competing in the Canadian Junior Championships in Calgary. Adapting to an altitude of 3,500 feet took its toll, as the swimmers worked to adjust for their events. During the heats of the 100 Freestyle for 15 -17 girls, Watson-Brown qualified for the “A” final... Read more of this article

Moore Named CSCAA Scholar All-American

Moore Named CSCAA Scholar All-American

Bermudian Madelyn Moore — who competes for the University of Northern Colorado swim team — was named a College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America [CSCAA] Scholar All-American. The UNC website said, “A pair of Northern Colorado swimmers earned the honor of College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America [CSCAA]... Read more of this article

Video: Pan Am Athlete Profile Of Madelyn Moore

Video: Pan Am Athlete Profile Of Madelyn Moore

In the ninth of a series of video profiles of the athletes set to represent Bermuda at the upcoming 2019 Pan Am Games in Lima, Peru, meet Madelyn Moore, who will be competing in swimming. The Pan American Games are the world’s third largest international sporting festival, and will run from 26 July to 11 August, and will host 7,000 athletes from 41... Read more of this article

Video: Pan Am Profile Of Jesse Washington

Video: Pan Am Profile Of Jesse Washington

In the eight of a series of video profiles of the athletes set to represent Bermuda at the upcoming 2019 Pan Am Games in Lima, Peru, meet Jesse Washington, who will be competing in swimming. The Pan American Games are the world’s third largest international sporting festival, and will run from 26 July to 11 August, and will host 7,000 athletes from... Read more of this article