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Smith & Richardson Win Ironman 70.3 Divisions

Smith & Richardson Win Ironman 70.3 Divisions

Kent Richardson and Karen Smith both won their Age Group Divisions while competing in the Ironman 70.3 Puerto Rico.Smith clocked an overall time of 4:56:24, winning the Women’s 50-54 Age Group Division, ranking as the sixth female finisher and 78th overall. She recorded a time of 30:48 during the swim and 2:36:22 on the bike course before closing... Read more of this article

Corporate Team Challenge For World Triathlon

Corporate Team Challenge For World Triathlon

Bermuda’s corporate community has been issued a sporting challenge by the title sponsor of the upcoming MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda, to race on Saturday 27th April, 2019. MS Amlin, a leading global [re]insurer with offices in Bermuda, will be represented by a number of teams and individuals racing in Bermuda’s World Triathlon Series Age Group... Read more of this article

Hawley Finishes 6th In CAMTRI Sprint Cup

Hawley Finishes 6th In CAMTRI Sprint Cup

Bermuda’s Erica Hawley finished 6th competing in the 2019 Sarasota-Bradenton CAMTRI Sprint Triathlon American Cup in Florida. Competing in a strong Elite Women’s field, Hawley crossed the line in a time of 58:06. She completed the swim in a time of 10:05, clocked 28:16 on the bike course, before closing out with a time of 18:40 on the run. Hawley... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Will Not Race In Abu Dhabi Triathlon

Flora Duffy Will Not Race In Abu Dhabi Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy said that she will not compete in the ITU World Triathlon Series in Abu Dhabi which is set to be held from March 8-9th, saying “she is not quite ready to race yet.” In a post on her Instagram page, Ms Duffy said, “Hi everyone, sadly no @wtsabudhabi for me. Training is going well and seeing lots of progress but... Read more of this article

World Triathlon Bermuda Event Schedule

World Triathlon Bermuda Event Schedule

Bermuda residents and visitors can look forward to a full schedule of events, activities and entertainment from April 25th to April 28th this year, celebrating the 2019 MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda. Starting on Thursday April 25th, the Opening Ceremony at the flagpole on Front Street will feature Bermuda’s young athletes and great local entertainers.... Read more of this article

Sunday Shopping Festival For World Triathlon

Sunday Shopping Festival For World Triathlon

Bermuda’s retailers are planning a Sunday Shopping Festival the day after the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda in April. The international sporting event attracts hundreds of amateur and professional athletes from the US, Canada, UK, Europe and Australia who travel with their support crew, families and fans. Bermudian World Champion Flora Duffy, who... Read more of this article

British Triathlete Tim Don To Coach Young People

British Triathlete Tim Don To Coach Young People

Bermuda’s young people are invited to meet Britain’s 3 x Olympian, 4 x ITU World Champion and Ironman Tim Don, this weekend at the National Sports Centre. ‘ Mr Don will be a special guest at this year’s first World Triathlon Bermuda Kids Coaching Clinic, on Sunday, open to all children 7 years and older. A spokesperson said, “Tim Don is... Read more of this article

Duffy Named ‘Best Of 2018: Bike Breakaway’

Duffy Named ‘Best Of 2018: Bike Breakaway’

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has been named as having the Best Women’s Bike Breakaway last year by Triathlon.org, who noted the World Champion is “famous for her strength and tenacity in the cycle.”The story said, “While the new year is in full effect, the anticipation for the upcoming 2019 Triathlon season is rapidly approaching! However,... Read more of this article

World Triathlon Series Issue Photographer RFP

World Triathlon Series Issue Photographer RFP

Bermuda is preparing to host the International Triathlon Union [ITU] World Triathlon Series Bermuda for a second time. On Saturday April 27th, 2019 Hamilton will be the venue once again for the televised international sporting event, with the signature blue carpet finish line on Front Street. “The Local Organising Committee of World Triathlon... Read more of this article

Signed Duffy Suit Offered For A Good Cause

Signed Duffy Suit Offered For A Good Cause

Several professional triathletes, including Bermuda’s Flora Duffy, have rallied together to “help raise funds for a friend’s son who has been diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder.” Witsup.com reported, “Elite athletes are putting a shout out for your help to raise much-needed funds for a friend’s son who has been diagnosed... Read more of this article

Lucrecia Ming Loses 150lbs, Trains For Triathlon

Lucrecia Ming Loses 150lbs, Trains For Triathlon

A diabetic, Lucrecia Ming knew that at 350lbs it could be a matter of life and death unless she changed her lifestyle. So, one day finding herself at Clearwater where children were training for a triathlon, she asked to join in. Four years later and after losing 150 lbs, she is now training for a half Iron Man in Hawaii, in June next year. Much of her... Read more of this article

National Sports Governing Bodies Hold Meeting

National Sports Governing Bodies Hold Meeting

The Association of National Sports Governing Bodies [ANSGB] held their General Assembly Meeting on Saturday, December 1st at the CedarBridge Academy. Delegates representing Bermuda Boxing Association, Bermuda Association of Motorsports, Bermuda Badminton Association, Bermuda Basketball Association, Bermuda Bicycle Association, Bermuda Body Building... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Receives Order Of The British Empire

Flora Duffy Receives Order Of The British Empire

World champion triathlete Flora Duffy is now ‘officially’ Flora Duffy OBE after receiving her Order of the British Empire award at Buckingham Palace in the UK recently. Ms Duffy tweeted the photo below saying, “Now it is official. Flora Duffy OBE. Very special morning at Buckingham Palace. Such an honor!”In announcing that she was... Read more of this article