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Karen Smith Finishes 7th In Kona Age Group

Karen Smith Finishes 7th In Kona Age Group

Bermuda’s Karen Smith competed at the Ironman Triathlon World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Smith finished 7th out of 69 competitors in the Female 50 – 54 Age Group Division in a time of 11:01:43. Smith was the 243rd female finisher out of 638 female competitors, and she was the 1,373rd person to cross the line in a field of 2,305 competitors. Smith... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Finishes 29th In Ironman Worlds

Tyler Butterfield Finishes 29th In Ironman Worlds

Bermudian triathlete Tyler Butterfield competed at the Ironman Triathlon World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Butterfield finished 29th in the Men’s Pro Field, completing the 2.4-mile swim, 112 mile bike and 26.2-mile run course in a time of 8:30:38. Butterfield came out of the water in 24th place with a time of 50:42, then clocked a time of... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Tokio Millennium Triathlon

Photos & Results: Tokio Millennium Triathlon

Adam Gordon and Ashley Couper were crowned the 2018 Tokio Millennium Re Triathlon Male and Female Champions. Gordon, who has been in Bermuda conducting his 2nd annual Triathlon Camp, cruised to victory in a time of 1:00:33, Philip Mace was second in 1:07:09 and Alan Potts was third with a time of 1:07:53. Couper was 8th overall stopping the clock in... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win More CARIFTA Triathlon Medals

Bermuda Win More CARIFTA Triathlon Medals

The CARIFTA Triathlon and Aquathlon came to an end in Tobago, with the Bermuda team making an excellent showing, placing second on the points table, out of the eleven nations and islands competing, with the team claiming multiple medal wins.After winning four medals on the first day of competition, Bermuda’s young triathletes claimed two more,... Read more of this article

Photos: Tokio Millennium Triathlon Event

Photos: Tokio Millennium Triathlon Event

The 12th annual TMR Sprint Triathlon was hailed as a huge success yesterday as it attracted even more young competitors. And in addition, a charity helping to protect the Island’s young people received a cheque for $3,500 as TMR decided to reduce the number of trophies and use the money for donations instead. Kathleen Faries, Head of TMR Bermuda,... Read more of this article

Gordon & Couper Win Tokio Millennium Triathlon

Gordon & Couper Win Tokio Millennium Triathlon

Adam Gordon and Ashley Couper were crowned the 2018 Tokio Millennium Re Triathlon Male and Female Champions. Gordon, who has been in Bermuda conducting his 2nd annual Triathlon Camp, cruised to victory in a time of 1:00:33, Philip Mace was second in 1:07:09 and Alan Potts was third with a time of 1:07:53. Couper was 8th overall stopping the clock in... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Wins Silver Medal In Mexico

Tyler Butterfield Wins Silver Medal In Mexico

Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield raced to a second place finish at the Ironman 70.3 Cozumel in Mexico on Sunday, crossing the line in a time of 3:49:25 to capture the silver medal. Michael Weiss was first in 3:47:14, Tyler Butterfield was second, Alan Carrillo Avila was third in a time of 3:52:33, Francisco Serrano was fourth in 3:55:53, while Chris... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Four Medals In CARIFTA Triathlon

Bermuda Win Four Medals In CARIFTA Triathlon

The CARIFTA Triathlon and Aquathlon got underway in Tobago, with Bermuda’s team making an excellent showing, claiming four medals on the first day, and establishing a second place team ranking thus far. Guadeloupe leading the points table with 47, Bermuda is second with 29 points, while Trinidad & Tobago is third with 15 points. The island... Read more of this article

Road Closures On Sunday Due To Triathlon

Road Closures On Sunday Due To Triathlon

The Ministry of Public Works is advising motorists that on Sunday [Sept 30] from 8am until 12pm, there will be lane closures to accommodate the Tokio Triathlon Road Race. The Ministry said, “The following roads will be affected:Crow Lane: Lanes 1 and 2 which lead into Hamilton closed Gorham Road: West bound lane closed Woodbourne Avenue: South... Read more of this article

Youth Urged To Sign Up For TMR Triathlon

Youth Urged To Sign Up For TMR Triathlon

Cash prizes for schools will be on offer as TMR, the organisers of one of the Island’s leading triathlon events, try to encourage Bermuda’s youth to sign up and take part. The 12th TMR 2018 Sprint Triathlon will take place on Sunday, September 30, starting at Albuoy’s Point, and TMR said they would like to see a big increase in the numbers of... Read more of this article

Blackburn Wins Trilogy Bonus Age Group Title

Blackburn Wins Trilogy Bonus Age Group Title

Bermuda’s Lisa Blackburn won the Female 45 – 49 Mack Cycle Sprint Triathlon Trilogy Bonus Age Group title. Blackburn clocked a winning time of 1:05:06.59, Jessica Oreamuno was second in 1:05:12.60 and Laura Camacho was third in 1:17:30.68. Blackburn came out of the swim in a time of 4:45, then clocked 29:26 on the bike course and then 28:31 on the... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Host Triathlon Grand Final In 2021

Bermuda To Host Triathlon Grand Final In 2021

[Updated] The Executive Board of the International Triathlon Union [ITU] met in Australia, and after reviewing the bids of the different cities, the ITU Executive Board decided to award the 2021 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final to Bermuda. The ITU’s announcement said, “The Executive Board of ITU has met during two days in the Gold Coast,... Read more of this article

Results: BTA Labour Day Home Triathlon Event

Results: BTA Labour Day Home Triathlon Event

The Bermuda Triathlon Association held their Labour Day Home Event in Harrington Sound. Geoff Smith and Laura Norman won the Senior Division, which saw competitors cover a distance of 750m swim, 18.4k bike and 4.7k run. Smith recorded a time of 1:00.09; he came out of the water in a time of 11.33, he clocked the fastest bike time of 29.19, before clocking... Read more of this article