Tag: Triathlon

Flora Duffy Claims Another Victory In South Africa

Flora Duffy Claims Another Victory In South Africa

[Updated] Marking her third victory in as many weeks, Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has claimed yet another win, racing to victory in this weekend’s XTERRA South Africa Championship. Duffy was the first female across the line, and finished 10th overall in a time of 2.45.27. The Bermudian athlete has proven herself to be close to unbeatable on the... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Does It Again: Wins In South Africa

Flora Duffy Does It Again: Wins In South Africa

[Updated] Bermuda’s Flora Duffy continues her unbeatable form, this time racing to victory in the 2015 Cape Town ATU Sprint Triathlon African Cup in South Africa today [Feb 15]. Duffy finished the swim in 10.00, the bike portion in 35:51 and the run in 21:52 to cross the line in a time of 1:08:49. South Africa’s Lauren Dance was second in a... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins XTERRA Race In Philippines

Flora Duffy Wins XTERRA Race In Philippines

[Updated] Flora Duffy has made a strong start to her 2015 competitive season, racing to victory in the XTERRA Off Road Triathlon in Philippines this weekend, with the Bermudian crossing the line some 12 minutes ahead of the second place female athlete. The two-time Olympian dominated the international field in the 1.5K-swim, 35K bike and 10K run, winning... Read more of this article

Magazine Shooting Swimsuit Issue In Bermuda

Magazine Shooting Swimsuit Issue In Bermuda

[Updated] Triathlete Magazine — the leading international triathlete magazine — was recently on the island to shoot their 2015 swimsuit issue, with behind the scenes action of the Grotto Bay Resort shoot location being revealed by the magazine on social media. In a post on photo sharing website Instagram, the magazine said, “Behind... Read more of this article

Triathlete Tyler Butterfield Signs With Ekoi

Triathlete Tyler Butterfield Signs With Ekoi

Tyler Butterfield has announced a new partnership with Ekoi, the French based manufacturer of cutting-edge cycling helmets, with Butterfield joining an exclusive group of world-class athletes representing the brand including Ironman World Champion Frederik Van Lierde, multiple World Champion and Olympic medalist brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee... Read more of this article

Butterfield Changes Focus, No Third Olympic Bid

Butterfield Changes Focus, No Third Olympic Bid

Tyler Butterfield today [Jan 8] confirmed his intention to focus fully on long-course racing, thus ending speculation of a return to ITU racing and a potential third Olympic bid. In 2004 Tyler Butterfield became the youngest male triathlete [from any nation] to compete at the Olympic Games, and made his second Olympic appearance for Bermuda at the 2012... Read more of this article

BTA To Host Juniors Triathlon Camp In February

BTA To Host Juniors Triathlon Camp In February

The Bermuda Triathlon Association will be hosting a Junior’s Camp in February with triathlon coach Matt Valyo giving instruction. The Junior Camp from February 9th until 11th is for those wanting to either try and make the standards for the second camp and/or those who are new to the sport or would like to improve. “Must be able to swim... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Named “Most Impressive Crossover”

Flora Duffy Named “Most Impressive Crossover”

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has been recognized in the Triathlete Magazine’s Best Of 2014 Awards, with the two-time Olympian being named the “Most Impressive Crossover to Dirt.” Duffy won the XTERRA World Championship in Hawaii in October, which followed a first class season which saw her dominate the XTERRA circuit, winning titles in... Read more of this article

Nikki Butterfield Places 3rd In Ironman Australia

Nikki Butterfield Places 3rd In Ironman Australia

Less than 10 months after the birth of her second child, Nikki Butterfield — the Australian born wife of Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield — marked her return to professional racing with a third place podium finish at the Ironman 70.3 Mandurah Australian Pro Championship. Butterfield’s result came amidst a highly competitive field and... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Queen Of Bermuda Triathlon

Flora Duffy Wins Queen Of Bermuda Triathlon

Fresh off the heels of her XTERRA World Championship title, Bermuda’s Flora Duffy won the Queen of Bermuda Triathlon on a rain soaking Sunday morning. Duffy — who led from start to finish — crossed the line in a time of 55:50, Rebeccah Wassner finished second recording a time of 56:45, and her sister Laurel Wassner finished third with... Read more of this article


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