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Murphy Finishes 104th In Winter Olympics

Murphy Finishes 104th In Winter Olympics

Bermuda’s Tucker Murphy took to the Men’s Cross Country Skiing 15km Course at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, finishing in 104th position. Murphy clocked a time of 43:05.7, finishing 9:21 behind winner Dario Cologna from Switzerland, who clocked a time of 33:43.9. Norway’s Simen Hegstad Krueger was second, clocking 34:02.2, and... Read more of this article

James & Cipres Finish Fifth In Winter Olympics

James & Cipres Finish Fifth In Winter Olympics

Figure skater Vanessa James, who lives in Bermuda as a child, and her partner Morgan Cipres finished 5th in the Pair Skating Free Skating on their final day of competition at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. Coming into the Final Event the pair, representing France, stood in 6th, but a 143.19 point performance saw them move up to 5th overall... Read more of this article

James & Cipres Finish 6th In Short Programme

James & Cipres Finish 6th In Short Programme

After participating in the team competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Vanessa James — who lived in Bermuda as a child — and her partner Morgan Ciprès went to the Center Rink for their Short Program and they have kept their dream of medal alive. The French pair finished 6th with a score of 75.34, Wenjing Sui and Cong Han from China recorded the... Read more of this article

Video: Canada’s CTV Highlights Tucker Murphy

Video: Canada’s CTV Highlights Tucker Murphy

Calling him “Bermuda’s only Olympic hope,” Canada’s CTV News has taken the time to spotlight the island’s Dr. Tucker Murphy as he represents Bermuda at the 2018 Winter Olympics. The story says “He may be Bermuda’s only Olympic hope, but Tucker Murphy says his expectations at the Winter Games are realistic.” “[My]... Read more of this article

Twitterverse Praises Bermuda’s Olympic Team

Twitterverse Praises Bermuda’s Olympic Team

The traditional Bermuda shorts worn by our Winter Olympic team have attracted attention in the Twitterverse after the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea today, with some even saying they think we deserve a gold medal simply for the shorts. Tucker Murphy is representing Bermuda, with the cross-country skier making his third... Read more of this article

James & Cipres Start Competing In Olympics

James & Cipres Start Competing In Olympics

Vanessa James — who lives in Bermuda as a child — and her partner Morgan Cipres began competing in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games 2018 on the Opening Day of competition. The pair, representing France in the Team Event Pair Skating Short Program, finished in 6th with a score of 68.49. Russian pair Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda At Winter Olympics Opening

Photos: Bermuda At Winter Olympics Opening

Bermuda’s Winter Olympian Tucker Murphy is taking part in the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang today [Feb 9], with the cross-country skier making his third appearance at the Winter Olympics. As is tradition, Dr. Murphy sported Bermuda shorts among athletes dressed mostly in warm winter gear given the chilly temperatures,... Read more of this article

Winter Olympics: Murphy To Represent Bermuda

Winter Olympics: Murphy To Represent Bermuda

Marking his third appearance at the Winter Olympics, Bermudian cross-country skier Tucker Murphy will compete in the Men’s 15K Free Individual Start cross-country ski event.Murphy, 36, will be accompanied by his Coach Pepa Miloucheva, and Assistant Coach/Waxer Jeff Shaw, as well as Chef de Mission Lawrence [Mike] Murphy, and Sean Field-Lament who... Read more of this article

Video: James, Cipres Win European Short Skate

Video: James, Cipres Win European Short Skate

[Updated] Bermuda born figure skater Vanessa James and her partner Morgan Ciprès, who skate for France, have made an impressive start at the 2018 European Figure Skating Championships in Moscow, Russia, winning the pairs short programme with 77.52 points.The pair, who won bronze at the 2017 Championships, produced an impressive display that took... Read more of this article

Leseur Competes In Moguls In Deer Valley

Leseur Competes In Moguls In Deer Valley

Bermuda Winter Olympic hopeful Matthew Leseur was back in action on the second day, competing in the World Cup – Men’s Moguls in Deer Valley. In the second round of competition, Leseur finished 36th with a score of 65.57. Mikael Kingsbury from Canada finished for the 48th time in first-place in his career, the most of any freestyle skier... Read more of this article

Murphy Finishes 12th In Turkey Skiing Event

Murphy Finishes 12th In Turkey Skiing Event

Bermuda’s Tucker Murphy was back in action again competing in a Kandilli / Erzurum Cross Country Skiing event in Turkey and he recorded his best finish to date. Murphy competed in the FIS – Men’s 15 km F Race finishing 12th clocking a time of 42:12.0. Murphy finished 6:05.4 behind winner Hamza Dursun from Turkey who clocked 36:06.6,... Read more of this article

Murphy Competes In Skiing Event In Turkey

Murphy Competes In Skiing Event In Turkey

Bermuda Winter Olympian Tucker Murphy was back in action again competing in a Kandilli / Erzurum Cross Country Skiing event in Turkey.Murphy competed in the FIS – Men’s 15 km F Race for a third time finishing 21st clocking a time of 52:46.0. Murphy finished 9:23.2 behind winner Damir Rastic from the Republic of Serbia who clocked 43.22.8,... Read more of this article

Murphy Competes In Skiing Event In Turkey

Murphy Competes In Skiing Event In Turkey

Bermuda Winter Olympian Tucker Murphy was back in action competing in the Kandilli / Erzurum Cross Country Skiing event in Turkey. Murphy competed in the FIS – Men’s 15 km F Race finished 14th clocking a time of 42.49.9. Murphy finished 6:49.6 behind the winner Damir Rastic from the Republic of Serbia who clocked 36.00.3, Omer Aycicek from... Read more of this article