Tag: Swimming

CARIFTA Swimmers Holding Car Wash Today

CARIFTA Swimmers Holding Car Wash Today

The 14 strong CARIFTA swim team are holding a car wash today [Apr 5]. The event being held at the Shelly Bay Market Place parking lot from 10.30am – 4.30pm, and will help fund the team’s travel costs to Aruba.The CARIFTA Swimming Championships will be held in Aruba from April 22nd to 25th with the open water swim on April 26th. The team... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s CARIFTA Swimming Team Named

Bermuda’s CARIFTA Swimming Team Named

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association has announced a 14 member team for the upcoming CARIFTA Swimming Championships in Aruba. The team consists of Shannon Hassell, Madelyn Moore, Ashley Irby, Philip Hagen, Jesse Washington, Emma Harvey, Alex Pilgrim, Alyssa Paynter, Keagan Wooley, Brett Smith, Nicholas Brando, Jude Moseley, Ethan Daley and Isabelle... Read more of this article

Local Olympian Burch Gives Back To Community

Local Olympian Burch Gives Back To Community

After Roy-Allan Burch was able to give the crowd at the BASA pool a show last weekend with his two national records, he followed that up with a busy schedule intended to help him to encourage others to achieve success with their dreams and aspirations. In wanting to give back to the community that has given him so much, his aim this past week was to... Read more of this article

24 New Records Set At Swim Championships

24 New Records Set At Swim Championships

The Schroders Spring Swimming Championships were held this past weekend, with over 20 records falling as some of the island’s best swimmers hit the pool. Speaking after the meet, Coach Richard Goodwin said “From a National perspective having this level of results at this point in the season can only build confidence in what the Bermuda program... Read more of this article

Day #1 Results: Spring Swim Championships

Day #1 Results: Spring Swim Championships

Day One of the Schroders Spring Age Group Championships took place last night [Mar 21], with the island’s swimmers hitting the pool for the first day of competition. A record was erased during the 11 – 12 Girls 800m Freestyle as Ashley Irby dropped 17 seconds off Nicole Yearwood’s record from 2004 when she touch the wall in a time of 10:14.77.... Read more of this article

Schroder’s Swimming Championships Tonight

Schroder’s Swimming Championships Tonight

The Schroder’s Spring Age Group Swimming Championships are set to begin this evening [Mar 20], with the meet running through Sunday, March 23. The event will see a long list of swimmers compete against one another [PDF here], with competitors ranging in age from under 10 to over 40. Thursday’s opening meet, which will begin at 6.00pm, will include... Read more of this article

BASA Confirm Short Course Swimming Records

BASA Confirm Short Course Swimming Records

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association have updated their Short Course Meter Records, following the Speedo Western Canadian Championships in New Westminister, British Columbia, Canada, the Best of BEST #2 at the BASA Pool, the Burlington Invitational in Milton, Ontario, Canada and the Quebec Provincial Championships in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Speedo... Read more of this article

BASA Confirm New Short Course Swim Records

BASA Confirm New Short Course Swim Records

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association have updated their Short Course Meter records, following the Thornhill Swim Meet in Thornhill, Ontario Canada, the Ontario Winter Festival in Brantford, Ontario, Canada and the Speedo Eastern Canadian Championships in Windsor, Ontario, Canada Thornhill Swim Meet– Thornhill, Ontario, Canada Elan Daley is now... Read more of this article

Madelyn Moore Reaches Finals In Minnesota

Madelyn Moore Reaches Finals In Minnesota

Madelyn Moore reached two ‘A’ finals while competing this past weekend in the Vince Herring Classic Invitational Swim Meet in Minnesota. Moore competing in the girls 13-14 age group category advanced to the 100 yard backstroke A final when she finished 7th during the preliminaries with a time of 1:01.10. Moore also advanced to the A final... Read more of this article

BASA Hosts ‘Best of Best’ Swimming Meet

BASA Hosts ‘Best of Best’ Swimming Meet

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association’s first best of Best Series Swim Meet took place at the BASA Pool this weekend. In early action Jessica Bruton swam to victory in the Girls 10 & Under 100 Meter Freestyle with a Personal Best time of 1:15.42, Skylar Trott finished second touching the wall in a time of 1:23.05 and Abigail Powell finished... Read more of this article