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Notable Hand Over In Commonwealth Relay

Notable Hand Over In Commonwealth Relay

One handover during the team triathlon at the Commonwealth Games was without precedent in the event’s triathlon history — as the only 2-time champion in the world handed over to the only competitor in the world to compete over a 20 year span — and it was the team from Bermuda that claims the distinction. The handover from Dame Flora... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Two Time Champion

Wallpaper Wednesday: Two Time Champion

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series features Dame Flora Duffy, who has become the first triathlete in history to win back to back gold medals at the Commonwealth Games, with the Bermudian superstar racing to victory to claim yet another major international win.The design is available in different versions in two sizes;... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Triathletes At Commonwealths

Photos: Bermuda Triathletes At Commonwealths

Bermuda had a spectacular performance in triathlon at the 2022 Commonwealth Games, led of by Dame Flora Duffy who cemented her status as one of the best triathletes of all time by becoming the first triathlete to win back to back Commonwealth gold medals. The team showed a stunning amount of depth for a small island, with Erica Hawley racing to a 16th... Read more of this article

Video: A Look At Duffy’s Wins In 2018 & 2022

Video: A Look At Duffy’s Wins In 2018 & 2022

Dame Flora Duffy won the gold medal at the 2018 and 2022 Commonwealth Games, becoming the first triathlete to retain a Commonwealth title. Dame Flora’s second victory came on July 29 at Sutton Park, a National Nature Reserve six miles north of Birmingham, earning her that honourable distinction and strengthening her cause after being nominated... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield: “Most Fun Experience”

Tyler Butterfield: “Most Fun Experience”

[Written by Stephen Wright] Tyler Butterfield has described his fifth and final Commonwealth Games appearance as his “most fun experience” in triathlon after helping Bermuda finish seventh in the mixed team relay. Bermuda’s line-up of Tyler Smith, Flora Duffy, Butterfield and Erica Hawley came seventh in 1hr 20min 6sec.“It was the bronze... Read more of this article

Bermuda Team For Commonwealth Relay Race

Bermuda Team For Commonwealth Relay Race

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy believes “strange things can happen” in the mixed team relay as Bermuda’s foursome push for medal contention at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham tomorrow [Sunday]. Duffy, who retained her Commonwealth title in scintillating fashion yesterday, returns to Sutton Park, a National Nature Reserve six... Read more of this article

Hawley Finishes 16th In Commonwealth Games

Hawley Finishes 16th In Commonwealth Games

[Written by Stephen Wright] Erica Hawley said there were plenty of positives to take from her sixteenth-place finish in the women’s triathlon at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham today. Hawley, who finished in 58min 29sec, said she felt far more competitive than when she made her Commonwealth Games debut on the Gold Coast, Australia, four years... Read more of this article

Videos: Dame Flora Duffy Strikes Gold Again

Videos: Dame Flora Duffy Strikes Gold Again

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy strengthened her legacy as Bermuda’s greatest-ever athlete by spectacularly retaining her title in the women’s triathlon at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Already the most iconic female triathlete of all time, Duffy reinforced her impeccable CV after storming to another gold medal today at Sutton... Read more of this article

Videos: Tyler Smith Finishes 13th In Triathlon

Videos: Tyler Smith Finishes 13th In Triathlon

[Written by Stephen Wright] Tyler Smith has hailed his career-best performance after finishing thirteenth in the men’s individual triathlon at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham today. Smith, who climbed up to fourth place heading into the run, finished the sprint distance race [750-metre swim, 20km bike, 5km run] in 52min 14sec. “That’s the... Read more of this article

Duffy On Medal Chances, Games, Relay, More

Duffy On Medal Chances, Games, Relay, More

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy might be the Commonwealth Games defending champion, but some say she is not the favourite to win the individual triathlon in Birmingham on Friday, with Duffy noting “I’m the defending champion, although I don’t think I’m quite the favourite.” That distinction belongs to Georgia-Taylor Brown,... Read more of this article

Video: BBC Sport Features Dame Flora Duffy

Video: BBC Sport Features Dame Flora Duffy

BBC World Service Sport recently featured Bermudian triathlete Dame Flora Duffy ahead of the upcoming Commonwealth Games. Dame Flora recently earned a nomination for the Commonwealth Games GOAT [Greatest of All Time] award, and is considered to be a medal contender at these Games. The 2022 Commonwealth Games – which will take place in Birmingham... Read more of this article

Erica Hawley: Goal Is ‘To Race At Top Potential’

Erica Hawley: Goal Is ‘To Race At Top Potential’

[Written by Stephen Wright] Erica Hawley believes she has grown beyond recognition as a triathlete since she first stepped up to the elite level at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, four years ago. Hawley was only 19 years old at those Games, where she finished an impressive sixteenth in the individual race and helped Bermuda to... Read more of this article

Erica Hawley Wins Bronze Medal In California

Erica Hawley Wins Bronze Medal In California

[Written by Stephen Wright] Erica Hawley achieved her first podium finish in the elite women’s Continental Cup yesterday. The Bermudian placed third in the Americas Triathlon Cup Long Beach in California. Hawley, who will represent Bermuda at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham later this month, finished in 1hr 26sec. Gina Sereno, of the United... Read more of this article