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Live Updates, Info & Video: Triathlon Weekend

Live Updates, Info & Video: Triathlon Weekend

[Updating - Live video of the amateur races now playing] The World Triathlon Festival Weekend got underway on Thurday evening [April 26] with the three day event involving an opening ceremony, kids race, amateur race, hangover swim, plus the elite race which will feature some of the world’s top professional triathletes from over 25 different... Read more of this article

Reminder: Traffic Restrictions On Saturday

Reminder: Traffic Restrictions On Saturday

The Ministry of Public Works is reminding that there will be parking and road restrictions in place for the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda. “Racing takes place tomorrow, Saturday 28th April 2018 from 7.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m. on various roads in and around the City of Hamilton,” the Ministry said. “The public is strongly encouraged... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Triathlon Familiarisation Ride

Photos & Videos: Triathlon Familiarisation Ride

The elite athletes familiarisation ride of the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda cycling race course was held this morning [April 27] in the City of Hamilton, with a group of approximately 100 cyclists riding under police escort. The cyclists set off from No. 1 Dock, continuing along Front Street toward the North Roundabout, up Corkscrew Hill on to Middle... Read more of this article

Hospital: Please Be Aware Of Road Closures

Hospital: Please Be Aware Of Road Closures

All hospital operations are running as normal tomorrow, however BHB is reminding people to be aware of which roads will be closed on Saturday [Apr 28] during the triathlon, in case they need to travel to the hospital.A BHB spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board today reminds people to be aware of which roads will be closed on Saturday 28... Read more of this article

Duffy’s Bike Inspired By Colours Of Bermuda

Duffy’s Bike Inspired By Colours Of Bermuda

Flora Duffy has unveiled her new cycle, inspired by the colours of Bermuda, which she will take to the roads tomorrow [April 28] for the World Triathlon Series. Duffy tweeted the photos below showing the pale pink and turquoise cycle, saying, “Oh hey now. The most beautiful bike. Inspired by the colors of Bermuda. It is a master piece. Such a privilege... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Triathlon Opening Ceremony

Photos & Video: Triathlon Opening Ceremony

The World Triathlon Festival Weekend Opening Ceremony was held last night [April 26] on Front Street, with children who will race in the TMR Kids duathlon taking part in a short parade to the Flagpole, followed by Royal Bermuda Regiment band, as well as 33 young flag bearers from Bermuda, representing every country competing in Saturday’s World Triathlon. Speakers,... Read more of this article

Nine Work Permit Applications For Triathlon

Nine Work Permit Applications For Triathlon

There have been nine applications made for work permits through the Ministry of Tourism related to this weekend’s triathlon, the Ministry confirmed, with two for DJs, three for support staff for triathlete bike rental coordination, two for drone pilots and two for TV engineers. The drone and TV engineers relate to the broadcast, which is expected... Read more of this article

Video: World Triathlon Event Press Conference

Video: World Triathlon Event Press Conference

The MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda press conference was held [April 26] with Minister of Social Development and Sports Michael Weeks,  BTA CEO Kevin Dallas, Bermuda Triathlon Association President Steven Petty and the Chairman of World Triathlon Bermuda Phil Schmidt along with four elite triathletes; Henri Schoeman, Vincent Luis, Rachel Klamer... Read more of this article

Traffic Restrictions On Friday Morning In City

Traffic Restrictions On Friday Morning In City

The police are advising that temporary traffic restrictions will be in effect from 10.00am on Friday [April 27] for an elite athletes’ familiarisation ride of the triathlon cycling racecourse, which is mainly within the City of Hamilton. A police spokesperson said, “The motoring public is advised that temporary traffic restrictions will be in effect... Read more of this article

Advisory: City Trash Collection During Triathlon

Advisory: City Trash Collection During Triathlon

The MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda, and its associated events, is taking place April 26-28 in the City of Hamilton, and the City has advised that the “public can expect road closures, parking restrictions and temporary changes to certain City services in the lead-up to and throughout the duration of the event.” “With regard to garbage... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Arrives In Bermuda For Triathlon

Flora Duffy Arrives In Bermuda For Triathlon

Reigning world champion Flora Duffy arrived home last night, where she was greeted by the Minister of Sports Michael Weeks and the Bermuda Olympic Association President Judy Simons. The Minister welcomed Duffy home saying, “Welcome home, we look forward to celebrating along the route screaming her name.”Simons said, “I watched her grow from... Read more of this article

Where To Watch Saturday’s Triathlon Event

Where To Watch Saturday’s Triathlon Event

Organisers are gearing up for Saturday’s World Triathlon Series, which is hosted on our shores for the first time, and have provided information on where to watch. “There are several key vantage points for watching the racing live as competitors cycle and then run through the streets of Hamilton. Maps of the racecourse are available at www.tribermuda.com,”... Read more of this article

Maps, Road Closures, Traffic Notices For Triathlon

Maps, Road Closures, Traffic Notices For Triathlon

In an effort to provide full information, the organisers of the upcoming MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda Festival Weekend released maps and information on the planned road closures and parking restrictions. A spokesperson said, “We hope this will help to make it clear that the only day the roads are closed for the event, is Saturday April 28th, from... Read more of this article