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Photos: Flora Duffy Competes In Rio Olympics

Photos: Flora Duffy Competes In Rio Olympics

Flora Duffy had the best ever finish by a Bermudian in an Olympic triathlon when she crossed the line in 8th, and also delivered the first top 10 Olympic showing for Bermuda since sailors Peter Bromby and Lee White were eighth at the 2004 Olympics. Gwen Jorgensen of the US won the gold medal when she sprinted away from defending champ Nicola Spirig... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Wins Ironman 70.3 Timberman

Tyler Butterfield Wins Ironman 70.3 Timberman

Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield won the 2016 Ironman 70.3 Timberman triathlon in New Hampshire today [August 21], racing to victory in a time of 3:48:04. He finished the 1.2 mile swim course in 7th position, then jumped up to 2nd after the 56-mile cycling portion, and then moved right up to first during the running segment to claim the win. Over 2,000... Read more of this article

Videos: Flora Duffy Finishes 8th In Olympics

Videos: Flora Duffy Finishes 8th In Olympics

[Written by Don Burgess] Flora Duffy had the best ever finish by a Bermudian in an Olympic triathlon when she crossed the line in 8th today. The top 10 finish marked the end to two previous disappointing Olympics by Duffy where she did not finish in Beijing and was down in the pack in London. Overwhelming favorite Gwen Jorgensen of the US easily won... Read more of this article

Karen Smith Wins Tri-A-Tri Event At Clearwater

Karen Smith Wins Tri-A-Tri Event At Clearwater

Karen Smith made it back to back individual wins as she captured the Bermuda Triathlon Association’s Tri-A-Tri Series event at the Clearwater Beach.  Smith covered the 200m Swim, 8K Bike and 2K Run distance in a time of 26.05, Jamie Pedro crossed the line second stopping the clock in a time of 26.25 and Ian Port finished third with a time of 26.57. David... Read more of this article

Live Updates: Flora Duffy Places 8th In Olympics

Live Updates: Flora Duffy Places 8th In Olympics

[Updating] Flora Duffy competed in the Olympic women’s triathlon today, where the Bermudian athlete — who has a string of international wins — placed 8th, Bermuda’s highest finish of the 2016 Olympic Games.Original story: Local residents will likely be able to catch some of the race live on TV, and you can also download the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Column: Bermuda’s Greatest Hope For Medal

Column: Bermuda’s Greatest Hope For Medal

[Written by Chris Famous] For the people of America they had faith in Michael Phelps bringing home the gold in his swimming events. Additionally, they had faith in Simone Biles to bring home the gold in gymnastics. And boy did they deliver. For the people of Jamaica they had faith in Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell to bring home the gold medals in track... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Triathlon In Montreal

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Triathlon In Montreal

[Written by Don Burgess] Bermuda’s Flora Duffy topped the podium in Montreal today as her last race before heading down to the Rio Olympics. Duffy was competing in the Montreal International Triathlon Union World Cup, where she dominated from start to finish. As she did in her last two events, Duffy broke away on the bike portion before breaking... Read more of this article

Digicel/BTC Sponsor Erica Hawley, Rockal Evans

Digicel/BTC Sponsor Erica Hawley, Rockal Evans

Digicel Business & BTC are continuing their support of youth sports by becoming the official Telecomms partner for youth triathlete Erica Hawley and youth sailor Rockal Evans. Erica, who has been competing in triathlons since she was 8 years old, first gained local and international recognition in 2014 when she represented Bermuda at the Youth Olympic... Read more of this article

Duffy Ranked As Favorite To Win Olympic Medal

Duffy Ranked As Favorite To Win Olympic Medal

[Written by Don Burgess] Bermuda’s Flora Duffy is one of the hot favorites to win the gold medal in women’s triathlon at the Rio Olympics, according to SportingBet.com. Sporting Bet has Duffy at 20-1 odds to top the podium in Brazil and punters are loving it. So far the site is reporting that she has received the second equal most bets behind... Read more of this article

Video: Flora Duffy Wins Gold Medal In Sweden

Video: Flora Duffy Wins Gold Medal In Sweden

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy won the Vattenfall World Triathlon Stockholm in Sweden this weekend, with her impressive gold medal win marking her first-ever World Triathlon Series title and cementing her spot as the current leader in the Columbia Threadneedle rankings. Her win means Bermuda has become the 10th country to claim a WTC gold medal, and Duffy... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins World Triathlon Stockholm

Flora Duffy Wins World Triathlon Stockholm

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy won the Vattenfall World Triathlon Stockholm in Sweden today [July 2], with her gold medal win cementing her spot as the current reigning leader in the Columbia Threadneedle rankings. Speaking on earning her first WTS gold, Duffy said, “I have been trying and trying to win one of these and today when I was out there on the... Read more of this article

Registration Closes Tomorrow: Iron Kids Triathlon

Registration Closes Tomorrow: Iron Kids Triathlon

Clarien Bank said they would like to remind Bermuda’s young triathletes that registration closes tomorrow, Friday, June 24, for the 28th annual Clarien Iron Kids Triathlon and Carnival, to be held on Saturday, June 25 at Clearwater Beach in St. David’s. “Registration is available online only at www.clarienironkids.com. Registration closes... Read more of this article

Photos: Tokio Millennium Re Triathlon Cycling

Photos: Tokio Millennium Re Triathlon Cycling

Tyler Butterfield and Ashley Estwanik recently won the 2016 Tokio Millennium Re Triathlon, which took place at Albuoy’s Point in Hamilton on June 12. The event took place at Albuoy’s Point in Hamilton and attracted young children, school teams, Try-a-Tri participants and seasoned triathletes in the senior individual and team event. The photos below... Read more of this article