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Swimming: Four More Records Set On Final Day

Swimming: Four More Records Set On Final Day

The 2017 edition of the Mailboxes Unlimited Winter Age Group Championships came to an end at the BASA Pool. Four records fell on the final day, with Logan Watson-Brown of the Sharks Swim Club breaking the 13-14 Girls 400 Freestyle Record. Watson Brown clocked a time of 4:34.63 breaking Emma Harvey’s record time of 4:41.15 set back on April 25th 2015... Read more of this article

Swim Championships, Another Record Broken

Swim Championships, Another Record Broken

Another record fell on the second day of the Mailboxes Unlimited Winter Age Group Championships taking place at the BASA Pool. Sam Williamson broke the 13-14 Boy’s 200m Breaststroke Record when he touched the wall in a time of 2:34.86, breaking Keagan Woolley’s record time of 2:37.29 set back in November 2016 at the BASA Winter Meet. During the... Read more of this article

Winter Age Group Championships Kicks Off

Winter Age Group Championships Kicks Off

The Mailboxes Unlimited Winter Age Group Swimming Championships got underway with two records broken on the Opening Night. The first record broken was during the 13-14 Girls 800 SC Meter Freestyle, when Taylor White touched the wall in a time of 9:26.37. Brian Desmond then broke the 13-14 Boys 1500 SC Meter Freestyle clocking a time of 17:02.23. The... Read more of this article

National Sports Centre Offers Black Friday Deal

National Sports Centre Offers Black Friday Deal

Passes for the track and the Aquatics and Fitness Centre at the National Sports Centre are being cut by 15 percent in a one-off Black Friday deal.The prices of the monthly, four- monthly, annual and 10 pack passes will all be cut on Friday only. In addition, there will be a 10 percent discount on monthly passes in December. Amy Fox, the NSC’s Aquatics... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy “Touched & Humbled” By Renaming

Flora Duffy “Touched & Humbled” By Renaming

Triathlete Flora Duffy said she was “touched and humbled” that Warwick Academy decided to rename their pool after her, with the world champion extending her thanks to her alma mater for the honour. Duffy is a prolific winner on the triathlete circuit, racking up numerous international wins and accolades, including multiple world championships,... Read more of this article

Photos, Video: Pool Renamed After Flora Duffy

Photos, Video: Pool Renamed After Flora Duffy

[Updated with photos] Warwick Academy held a ceremony this morning [Nov 21] to officially rename their swimming pool after world champion Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy. The 21-minute live video replay is below:Duffy, who has won numerous international titles including multiple World Championships, attended Warwick Academy, and in deciding to name... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: BASA Winter Swim Meet

Photos/Results: BASA Winter Swim Meet

A 23-year-old record was broken during the 2017 BASA Winter Swim Meet at the BASA Pool. During the 13-14 Boys 50 SC Meter Breaststroke, Keagan Woolley touched the wall in a time of 32.45 breaking Trevor Nelson’s record time of 33.03 set back on November 1st 1994. Sam Williamson also went faster than the previous record time but had to settle for second... Read more of this article

23-Year-Old Record Broken At Swimming Meet

23-Year-Old Record Broken At Swimming Meet

A 23-year-old record was broken during the 2017 BASA Winter Swim Meet at the BASA Pool. During the 13-14 Boys 50 SC Meter Breaststroke, Keagan Woolley touched the wall in a time of 32.45 breaking Trevor Nelson’s record time of 33.03 set back on November 1st 1994. Sam Williamson also went faster than the previous record time but had to settle for second... Read more of this article

Canadian Track Team To Train In Bermuda

Canadian Track Team To Train In Bermuda

A track and field team from Canada is the first college to choose Bermuda for track training since the start of a 2015 partnership between the Bermuda Tourism Authority and National Sports Centre The BTA said, “In fact, the end of this year and the beginning of the next will see a flurry of sports tourism activity at the National Sports Centre,... Read more of this article

Sharks Swimmers Win Nine More Medals

Sharks Swimmers Win Nine More Medals

The Sharks swimmers were back in action on the final day of the Richmond Hill Fall Classic in Canada, capturing nine more medals bringing the total medal haul for the meet to an impressive tally of 28. Results from the final day are as follows:Bella Howes [11 years] Bronze in the 50m free and 100 free.Marleigh Howes [10 & Under] Gold in the... Read more of this article

Sharks Swimmers Win 11 Medals On Day #2

Sharks Swimmers Win 11 Medals On Day #2

The Sharks swimmers finished the second day of competition at the Richmond Hill Fall Classic in Canada with another great showing, capturing eleven medals. The results:Daniel Kunst [11 years] Gold in 200 free, 50 Fly, 100 Breast, 100 Back and 50 BreastAdriana Argent [11 yrs] Bronze in 100 Breast and 50 BreastBella Howes [11 yrs] Bronze in 200... Read more of this article

Sharks Swimmers Win Eight Medals In Toronto

Sharks Swimmers Win Eight Medals In Toronto

Swimmers from the Bermuda Sharks Swim Club are competing in the Richmond Hill Fall Classic Swim Meet in Toronto, Ontario, with the swimmers making an excellent start, claiming eight medals in the first night of competition. 100 FreestyleTaylor Horan 9th 13/14 girls200 IMMarleigh Howes 10& Under girls 2nd place Daria Desmond 11 year old girls... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Kattegat Sharks Swim Meet

Photos & Results: Kattegat Sharks Swim Meet

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association’s 2017/18 Season continued at the BASA Pool with the Kattegat Limited Sharks Sprint Meet 2017. One record was broken during the Meet in the 13-14 Boys 200 SC Meter Medley Relay as Sharks Swim Club swimmers Brian Desmond, Keagan Woolley, Sam Williamson and Leo Foster clocked a winning time of 2:09.04. In the... Read more of this article