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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

Podcast: World Champion Triathlete Flora Duffy

Podcast: World Champion Triathlete Flora Duffy

In the latest Bernews podcast, one of Bermuda’s greatest athletes of all time, Flora Duffy, says being a world champion is something she has dreamed of since she was eight-years-old. Ms Duffy was back in Bermuda taking a short break after a grueling year which has seen her achieve outstanding success.“When I started racing, I looked up to the... Read more of this article

AON National Sprint Championships Results

AON National Sprint Championships Results

Matthew Oliveria and Karen Smith are the 2016 AON National Sprint Championships champions following the event at the Clearwater Beach on Sunday morning. Oliveria, who was second out of the water, powered his way to the front on the bike, before finishing a strong run clocking a time of 1:03:35.56, Jonathan Herring, who was first out of the water, finished... Read more of this article

World Champion Flora Duffy Returns Home

World Champion Flora Duffy Returns Home

Minister of Social Development & Sports Sylvan Richards and MP Jeff Sousa welcomed home Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy as she arrived at L.F. Wade International Airport last night.Duffy returns home following her October 23rd win at the Xterra World Championships in Maui, Hawaii where she was the two-time defending champion, having won the... Read more of this article

Video: Duffy Wins Xterra World Championships

Video: Duffy Wins Xterra World Championships

In what marks her second world championship title in recent weeks, Bermuda’s Flora Duffy raced to victory in the Xterra World Championships in Hawaii on Sunday, continuing her dominance on the international triathlon circuit. Duffy recorded a very convincing win, with her winning time of 3:14:59 ranking some 10 minutes ahead of the second place finisher... Read more of this article

An Evening With World Champion Flora Duffy

An Evening With World Champion Flora Duffy

The public is being invited to spend an evening with Flora Duffy in order to “learn about some of the ups and downs, dedication, commitment, and desire needed to reach the level of ‘World Champion’ in both ITU and Xterra triathlon.” The fundraising event will also feature samples of various wines originating in regions in which... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Xterra World Championships

Flora Duffy Wins Xterra World Championships

[Updated] Bermuda’s Flora Duffy continues to dominate on the world stage, racing to victory in the Xterra World Championships in Maui, Hawaii today [Oct 23]. Duffy was first out of the water, held her lead during the bike portion, went into the run portion in first place, and held that position to the end, racing across the line to claim her third... Read more of this article

Results: Bermuda Tri-A-Tri Summer Series

Results: Bermuda Tri-A-Tri Summer Series

Due to the uncertainty of the weather there was a low turnout for the latest round of the Bermuda Triathlon Association’s Tri-A-Tri Super Sprint Summer Series at Clearwater Beach. Caleb Ingham captured the win stopping the clock in a time of 27.56, Matthew Viney was second in 28.32 and Otis Ingham was third in 29.31. Zoe Roberts was the first female... Read more of this article