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Swimming: BASA Update Short Course Records

Swimming: BASA Update Short Course Records

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association have released their updated Short Course Meter Records. Best of BEST Meet #3 – April 25th, 2015 13 and 14 Girls Emma Harvey is the new 400m Freestyle Record Holder with a time of 4:41.15, breaking Shannon Hassell’s record of 4:41.62 set on July 17th, 2013. 13 and 14 Boys The 4x50m Medley Relay team of Brett... Read more of this article

Video: Medal Winning Swim Team Return Home

Video: Medal Winning Swim Team Return Home

The Bermuda Central American and Caribbean Swimming Championships team arrived back at the LF Wade International Airport last night [June 28], bringing multiple medals and a long list of accolades home thanks to their strong performances. Those swimming accomplishments include three gold medals, one silver medal, broken CCCAN and national records, and... Read more of this article

Bermudians To Swim The Channel For Charity

Bermudians To Swim The Channel For Charity

On July 4, a four-person relay team that includes Bermudians Jeff Conyers and John Tomlinson will be swimming the English Channel in order to raise money for four charities. Peter Weedon and Chris Pitman will join the Bermudians to make up the “All in Your Mind” relay team, enduring cold waters while swimming across one of the busiest shipping lanes... Read more of this article

Madelyn Moore Wins Gold In Record Setting Style

Madelyn Moore Wins Gold In Record Setting Style

Bermuda’s Madelyn Moore captured a gold medal in the 2015 Central American and Caribbean Swimming Championships being held in Barbados, with her time of 26.65 shattering the Central American and Caribbean record. Moore captured Bermuda’s first medal of the Championships when she won the silver during the 100m backstroke with a time of 1:07.03.... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s CCCAN Swimming Team Announced

Bermuda’s CCCAN Swimming Team Announced

The XXIX Central American and Caribbean Swimming Championships will be held in Barbados from June 23rd to 27th, with eight swimmers set to represent Bermuda. The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association has selected a team of athletes who have reached a minimum of 2 AAA time standards to represent Bermuda at the Championships. All of these swimmers were... Read more of this article

Bermuda Team For Pan Am Games Named

Bermuda Team For Pan Am Games Named

The Bermuda Olympic Association [BOA] today [June 16] officially announced the names of the athletes who will represent Bermuda at the XVII Pan American Games, which are being held from 10 July through 26 July 2015 in Toronto, Canada. Bermuda will be represented in seven sports: Athletics:Aaron Evans Harold “Tre” Houston Lamont Marshall Tyrone... Read more of this article

Heyliger & Fletcher To Compete At FINA Worlds

Heyliger & Fletcher To Compete At FINA Worlds

Rebecca Heyliger and Julian Fletcher are set to represent Bermuda at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia from July 24 to August 9, 2015. A spokesperson said, “BASA has concluded the process for selecting the swimmers to represent Bermuda at the FINA World Championships in Kazan. “The selection process for World Championships was... Read more of this article

Validus National Swim Championships Wrap Up

Validus National Swim Championships Wrap Up

The Bermuda Validus National Championships was held this past weekend with swim competitors from around the world joining in at the Aquatics Centre. A BASA spokesperson said, “The Dolphins Swim Team fielded a small, young team we did very well. Our younger swimmers tackled their first long course meet with enthusiasm, and delivered a steady stream... Read more of this article

Bermuda Validus National Swim Championships

Bermuda Validus National Swim Championships

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association [BASA] has announced that the Long Course National Championships, sponsored by Validus, will take place from May 28 through 31 at the National Sports Centre [NSC]. The championship meet has been sanctioned by FINA, the world governing body of aquatics, allowing results at the meet to be recognized for qualification... Read more of this article

Catlin End-To-End Elite Swim Event Postponed

Catlin End-To-End Elite Swim Event Postponed

The Catlin End-To-End Elite Swim Event that was supposed to be held this evening [May 1] is being postponed until Friday May 8th at 5:30pm. A statement from the organisers said, “Due to uncertain weather predictions and current conditions, including a small craft warning, for the safety of our participants and boat support, we have decided to... Read more of this article

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