Tag: Triathlon

Flora Duffy Finishes 20th in ITU Championship

Flora Duffy Finishes 20th in ITU Championship

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy competed in the 2014 ITU World Championship Grand Final in Canada, placing 20th in the world class field in a time of 2:03:09. Some 100,000 spectators are reported to have come out to watch the event, which was won by American Gwen Jorgensen in a time of 2:00:05, while New Zealand took the second and third spots, with Andrea... Read more of this article

Butterfields To Compete In Bahrain Ironman

Butterfields To Compete In Bahrain Ironman

Nikki and Tyler Butterfield have revealed that they will line up for Australia and Bermuda respectively at the new star-studded Bahrain Challenge Half Ironman in December. The race’s $500,000 prize purse has attracted some of the biggest names in long distance racing. According to a report on Challenge-Family.com, “Hundreds of age group... Read more of this article

Argo Re Summer Series Triathlon Results

Argo Re Summer Series Triathlon Results

The Argo Re Summer Series resumed at the Clearwater Beach after a two week hiatus due to a combination of Cup Match and bad weather. The rapidly improving Ben Lau was the overall race winner clocking a time of 26.56, closely followed by the leading lady Sharon Alikhani who clocked 27.01. Gerhard Boonstra — a relative newcomer to triathlon, showed... Read more of this article

Smith & Hawley Compete In Relays In China

Smith & Hawley Compete In Relays In China

Bermuda’s Tyler Smith and Erica Hawley were back in action in China taking part in the 4x Mixed Triathlon Relay’s final at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Smith was put on the America’s 3rd team that finished 11th with a time of 1:29:04, Smith competed the swim in 3:24, then covered the bike distance in 10:08 before clocking... Read more of this article

Butterfields Partner With “More Than Sport”

Butterfields Partner With “More Than Sport”

Butterfield Racing, the husband and wife team of professional triathletes Tyler and Nikki Butterfield, proudly announces a new partnership with More Than Sport, a non-profit organization founded by fellow pro Chris Lieto to provide a platform for professional athletes to connect their competitive efforts with charitable causes. Bermuda’s Cornerstone... Read more of this article

Tyler Smith Finishes 19th in Youth Olympics

Tyler Smith Finishes 19th in Youth Olympics

Bermuda’s Tyler Smith competed in the triathlon during the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, clocking a personal best time of 58.11 on his way to finishing 19th. Smith completed the 750m in a time of 9:48 which was the 24th fastest time, he then clocked 29:32 on the 20K bike course before closing out with a 17:43, 5K run time. Chef-de-Mission... Read more of this article

Triathlete Erica Hawley Finishes 29th In China

Triathlete Erica Hawley Finishes 29th In China

Bermuda’s first competitor in the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, was triathlete Erica Hawley, who finished 29th overall during the 750m swim, 20K bike and 5K run in a time of 1:08:14. Hawley had an excellent swim and was right in the mix coming out in 21st with a time of 10:43. Unfortunately, she had a crash on the first lap of the bike... Read more of this article

Duffy To Compete In ITU World Championships

Duffy To Compete In ITU World Championships

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy is set to compete in 2014 ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships in Germany on Saturday August 16th. The event will consist of a 1,500m two loop swim, 36km cross country bike and 9km cross country run. Professional and amateur athletes from all over the world will converge on the southernmost part of the region of Saxony... Read more of this article

Registration Opens For Clarien Kids Triathlon

Registration Opens For Clarien Kids Triathlon

Registration is now open for the 26th annual Clarien Iron Kids Triathlon, set to be held on September 20 at Clearwater Beach in St. David’s. A spokesperson said, “Kids aged three through 15 are invited to participate with a chance to swim, bike, and run to win the competition. Kids competing in the 11-15 category can compete to win up to $1,000... Read more of this article

Duncan Scott Finishes 25th In London Triathlon

Duncan Scott Finishes 25th In London Triathlon

Duncan Scott finished 25th in the men’s 50-54 Age Group during the recently held London Triathlon. Scott completed the course in a time of 2:31.25 crossing the line 1,065th overall. He completed the 1500m swim in 29.40, he then covered the 40km bike course in a time of 69.20 and then finished off the 10km run in 45.29. Related PostsPhoto... Read more of this article


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