Tag: Swimming

Photos & Video: Saltus School Swimming Gala

Photos & Video: Saltus School Swimming Gala

Saltus held their Annual Secondary Department Inter-House Swim Meet yesterday [Sept 25], the first sports event of the academic year.With the swimmers being enthusiastically cheered on Darrell House just managed to maintain their grip on the Inter-House ‘Amos’ Cup, with victory in the final relay giving them the championship [151 points]. Saltus... Read more of this article

Bermuda Swimmers To Compete In Mexico

Bermuda Swimmers To Compete In Mexico

The qualifying list of Bermuda’s swimmers that will take part in the Central American and Caribbean [CAC] Games in Veracruz, Mexico has been announced. The CAC Games will be held November 14th – 30th, with five Bermuda swimmers set to take to the blocks. Lisa Blackburn, will compete in the 100m breaststroke, while two-time Olympian Roy-Allan Burch... Read more of this article

Round-The-Sound Swimathon On Oct 12th

Round-The-Sound Swimathon On Oct 12th

The 24th annual Round-the-Sound Swimathon is set to take place on October 12, 2014, bringing together swimming enthusiasts in order to take part in the event, which features distance categories including 10 km, 7.25 km, 4 km, 2 km, and 0.8 km. The plotted course will take swimmers in a general circle, with each distance category seeing swimmers start... Read more of this article

Washington Sets Another Age Group Record

Washington Sets Another Age Group Record

Jesse Washington took to the pool for the second time during the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Washington set a new Bermuda Age Group Record in the 100m freestyle when he touched the wall 4th in Heat 1 clocking 53.89. Washington’s time saw him finish 34th overall. Related PostsJesse Washington Wins Heat In Nanjing, China Youth... Read more of this article

Jesse Washington Wins Heat In Nanjing, China

Jesse Washington Wins Heat In Nanjing, China

Bermuda’s Jesse Washington took to the pool for the 100m Butterfly during the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Washington set a new Bermuda Age Group Record when he touched the wall first in Heat 1 clocking 59.09. Washington out swam Lalanomen Andrianirina from Madagascar who clocked 1:03.26 and Harris Bandey from Pakistan who clocked... Read more of this article

Bermuda Master Swimmers Continue In Canada

Bermuda Master Swimmers Continue In Canada

Three Bermuda Masters swimmers competed in the last day of pool at events of the World Maters Swimming Championships in Montreal, Canada. Sandra Dallas, 75, was first off the blocks in the 75-79 50 metres backstroke. She turned in a time of 1:07.88 and finished in 15th place. Her goal had been to swim under the qualifying standards in all her events,... Read more of this article

New Swimming Long Course Meter Records

New Swimming Long Course Meter Records

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association have updated their Long Course Meter Records after the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland and the 2014 Canadian Age Group Championships in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 2014 Commonwealth Games – July 21st – July 28th , 2014 – Glasgow, Scotland Bermuda Open Age Group – Male Roy-Allan Burch... Read more of this article

Bermuda Swimmers Win Medals In Canada

Bermuda Swimmers Win Medals In Canada

The Bermuda Masters have had a string of impressive performances at the World Masters Swimming Championships in Canada, winning a host of medals as they compete against thousands of swimmers from over 70 countries. Bermuda swimmers have collected over ten medals; with 75 year old Sandra Dallas earning herself a place on the podium, both Lisa Blackburn... Read more of this article

Bermuda Swimmers To Compete In Canada

Bermuda Swimmers To Compete In Canada

Bermuda will again be represented at the FINA Masters World Championships to be held in Montreal, Canada. This is the third time that Bermuda has participated as a team at the World Championships. This year, we will have the largest team with ten swimmers, four men and six women. There will be several thousand athletes, including many former Olympians,... Read more of this article

BASA Release Short Course Swimming Records

BASA Release Short Course Swimming Records

The Bermuda Amateur Swimming Association have updated their Short Course Meter Records, following the Barry Hanson Open Meet, held at the BASA Pool. 11 and 12 Girls Emma Harvey now holds the 100m Butterfly Record after touching the wall in a time of 1:08.53, breaking her own record of 1:08.78 set on March 23rd, 2014 Boy’s 15 and 16 Jesse Washington... Read more of this article


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