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Smith Wins Ironman Age Group In Puerto Rico

Smith Wins Ironman Age Group In Puerto Rico

A group of triathletes from Bermuda took part in the Ironman 70.3 Puerto Rico, with Karen Smith making an impressive showing to win her Age Group. Smith won the Female 45-49 Age Group finishing 138th overall in a time of 5:04.31. She was the first in the Age Group out of the water covering the 1.2 mile swim in a time of 31.15, she dropped to second... Read more of this article

Digicel TriFest & ITU Continental Cup Countdown

Digicel TriFest & ITU Continental Cup Countdown

The inaugural Digicel Bermuda TriFest and ITU Continental Cup, a sprint triathlon for elite male and female athletes as well as age group races, is just a few weeks away. In the lead-up to the race, Bermuda’s own elite Junior Triathletes, Erica Hawley and Tyler Smith, are busy preparing through rigorous training schedules and recently competed in... Read more of this article

Duffy Wins XTERRA South Africa Championship

Duffy Wins XTERRA South Africa Championship

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy successfully defended her XTERRA South Africa Championship title today, racing to victory to claim her fourth consecutive title. Duffy — who is the reigning world champion — recorded a dominant victory, crossing the line over 6 minutes ahead of the next competitor, finishing in a time of 2:39:00. Mari Rabie of... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy To Defend XTERRA South Africa Title

Flora Duffy To Defend XTERRA South Africa Title

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy will return to the Grabouw Country Club on Saturday [Feb 25] to defend her South African Champion title at the Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championships. Stillwater Sports said “Reigning XTERRA World Champion, Flora Duffy [Bermuda] will return to the picturesque Grabouw Country Club on Saturday, 25 February 2017 to defend... Read more of this article

Video: “10 Most” Series Spotlights Tyler Smith

Video: “10 Most” Series Spotlights Tyler Smith

The “10 Most Fascinating People of Bermuda 2016″ series continues today with the third video release featuring Tyler Smith. Host Lisa Pickering introduces Tyler Smith by saying, “Inspired by his family, big name triathletes such as Tyler Butterfield, and of course ITU World Champion Flora Duffy, this rising star is on track to becoming another... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy On Cover Of Triathlon Plus Magazine

Flora Duffy On Cover Of Triathlon Plus Magazine

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has been featured on the cover of Triathlon Plus magazine, with their March/April 2017 issue featuring an interview with the World Champion where she “reveals her tactics and training.” The Bermudian triathlete has been outstanding on the international circuit, winning numerous international titles, including... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Partners With Skratch Labs

Tyler Butterfield Partners With Skratch Labs

Bermudian triathlete Tyler Butterfield has formed a new partnership with Skratch Labs as the official nutrition Sponsor of Butterfield Racing. Boulder-based Skratch Labs will supply Mr. Butterfield with “great tasting real ingredient hydration and fueling solutions” as he seeks to ascend the ranks of the world’s top triathletes. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Forms Partnership With HUUB

Tyler Butterfield Forms Partnership With HUUB

Professional triathlete and top-five Kona finisher Tyler Butterfield has formed a new partnership with HUUB, which will provide him with their “scientifically driven product innovations” in triathlon wetsuits, swim skins, swim accessories and training and racing apparel. “I’m really looking forward to kicking off this new relationship... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Named “Female Athlete Of The Year”

Flora Duffy Named “Female Athlete Of The Year”

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy‘s amazing results in 2016 has led to her being voted as the female athlete of the year by TriathlonWorld, who said her performances “have been huge for Bermuda,” as with a “population of 65,000, it’s not too often the country enjoys a world championship, let alone three in the same year.” A... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Host Three World Triathlon Events

Bermuda To Host Three World Triathlon Events

[Updated] Bermuda has been chosen to host three International Triathlon Union World Triathlon Series events in 2018, 2019, and 2020, the Bermuda Tourism Authority and Ministry of Tourism announced today, calling this a “huge win” for the island. Speaking at a press conference, Tourism Minister Michael Fahy said, “I have some very exciting... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Earns “Best Of 2016” First Honour

Flora Duffy Earns “Best Of 2016” First Honour

Bermuda’s world champion Flora Duffy has earned the first honour of Triathlon.org’s “Best of” series for her swim performance in Cape Town this year, with the publication also noting her “amazing ride” during the third WTS race of 2016. The story said “Duffy started out this “Best of” series by earning the first... Read more of this article

Bermuda A Finalist To Host ITU World Triathlon

Bermuda A Finalist To Host ITU World Triathlon

[Updated] Bermuda is a finalist in the bidding to host the ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final in 2020, a world class sporting event that is broadcast in 160 territories worldwide. “If successful, Bermuda would also host ITU World Triathlon Series races in the spring of 2018 and 2019. The impact of all three events would result in significant... Read more of this article

Duffy ‘Favorite’ To Win Second ITU World Title

Duffy ‘Favorite’ To Win Second ITU World Title

Reigning world champion Flora Duffy will be back in action this weekend at the 2016 Snowy Mountains ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships in Australia, with a leading international publication saying she comes in as the “heavy favorite” to win the race, which consists of a 1.5km swim, 32.8km mountain bike and 10km run. Duffy has been... Read more of this article