Tag: Triathlon

Bacardi Queen Of Bermuda Tri On The 9th

Bacardi Queen Of Bermuda Tri On The 9th

The Queen of Bermuda Triathlon is on thanks to the efforts of the staff of the Fairmont Southampton and the local agencies in ensuring that Bermuda returns to “business as usual” following the unprecedented back to back storms Bermuda suffered in October. Local race director, Neil de ste Croix, said “we are so grateful for everyone who has contributed... Read more of this article

Minister Scott, PLP Congratulates Triathletes

Minister Scott, PLP Congratulates Triathletes

[Updated] The Minister of Community, Culture and Sports, R. Wayne Scott, today [Oct 27] congratulated World Champion Flora Duffy for her outstanding performance at the Xterra World Championships in Maui, Hawaii yesterday. “What an incredible feat for Flora to achieve her childhood dream – Bermuda stands proud of her singular achievement. Our world... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Xterra World Championships

Flora Duffy Wins Xterra World Championships

[Updated with video] Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has just won the 2014 Xterra World Championship in Hawaii today [Oct 26], crossing the line in just under 2 hours, 48 minutes. The off-road triathlon combines a 1.5-kilometer rough water swim, a 30.4-kilomete mountain bike and a 9.5-kilometer trail run, with some 800 athletes from 28 countries and 42... Read more of this article

Karen Smith Wins Age Group in Hawaii

Karen Smith Wins Age Group in Hawaii

Bermuda’s Karen Smith produced an outstanding performance as she won the Female 45-49 Age Group in the Hawaii Ironman Triathlon World Championships clocking an overall time of 10:36:37. The 140.6 mile race consists of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike and a 26.2-mile marathon which more than 110,000 professional and age-group athletes attempt to... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Out Of Ironman In Hawaii

Tyler Butterfield Out Of Ironman In Hawaii

[Updated: Tyler Butterfield is out] Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield, Karen Smith and Chris Harris are in action today [Oct 11] at the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii, a race which is widely considered one of the prestigious triathlons in the world. The 140.6 mile race consists of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike and a 26.2-mile marathon. According... Read more of this article

Triathlete.com Profiles Butterfield In Hawaii

Triathlete.com Profiles Butterfield In Hawaii

With Bermudian triathlete Tyler Butterfield hoping to improve on his seventh place finish at the 2013 Ironman World Championship, Triathlete.com has published a story detailing seven points that could work in his favour as he approaches the 2014 iteration of the competition, as well as one point that could work against him. The 2014 Ironman World Championship... Read more of this article

Neil De Ste Croix, Karen Smith Win Triathlon

Neil De Ste Croix, Karen Smith Win Triathlon

Neil De Ste Croix and Karen Smith are the 2014 Bank of Bermuda Foundation’s Male and Female Triathlon Champions, while Matthew Oliveira and Madelyn Moore are the Junior Male and Female Champions following racing in the Town of St. George’s. De Ste Croix crossed the line in time of 1:03:31, while Mark Wilcox was third overall and the second Male... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Featured In Triathlete Magazine

Flora Duffy Featured In Triathlete Magazine

The latest issue of Triathlete Magazine features an article on Bermuda’s Flora Duffy, who recently claimed a string of XTERRA victories in Utah, South Africa, Nevada, Australia and Alabama.The caption, written by Samantha Strong said, “After two heartbreaking Olympic experiences, including a DNF in Beijing in 2008 and a crash and mechanical... Read more of this article

Argo Re Summer Triathlon Series Concludes

Argo Re Summer Triathlon Series Concludes

The Argo Re Summer Series triathlon continued, with Byron Rencken winning the season finale crossing the line in a time of 26:18. Tim Palmer  finished second clocking 26:37 and Nick Pilgrim earned third place with a strong run, enabling him to leapfrog Otis Ingham with a time of 27:19. Finishing 8th overall Kim McIvor was the leading lady. Sharon Craig... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: 2014 Clarien Iron Kids Triathlon

Photo Set #2: 2014 Clarien Iron Kids Triathlon

Young athletes made their way to the east end for the Clarien Iron Kids Triathlon at Clearwater on Saturday [Sept 20] ,with junior triathletes having the opportunity to win up to $1000 placed in their Clarien Bank account. The event included two competitive categories for with 7 – 10 year olds and 11 – 15 year olds, while younger children aged... Read more of this article


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