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Photo Set II: Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Olympics

Photo Set II: Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Olympics

The island wakes up this morning with a new distinction — being the smallest nation in the world to ever win a Gold Medal at the Summer Olympics — thanks to a first class showing from Flora Duffy who recorded a massive win at the Tokyo Olympics, finishing more than one minute ahead of the silver medalist to claim the historic victory. With... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Gold Medal At Olympics

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Gold Medal At Olympics

Flora Duffy claimed a historic win today, racing to victory to win Bermuda’s first ever Olympic gold medal, and she did it in style, finishing more than one minute ahead of the silver medalist, With multiple world championship titles and now an Olympic Gold Medal, she has cemented herself as one of the best triathletes of all time. Her win currently... Read more of this article

Photos: Track & Field Championships Day 2

Photos: Track & Field Championships Day 2

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda National Athletics Association hosted day two of the National Track & Field Championships at the National Sports Center. Ellie Richmond won the under 20 girls javelin throw with a top toss of 34.78m, Amelia Othman won the under 20 girls high jump leaping 1.50m. Caitlyn Bobb won the under 20 women’s 400 meter dash... Read more of this article

Photos: PHC Win Western County 2nd Round

Photos: PHC Win Western County 2nd Round

[Updated with photos] At the White Hill Field, the Pembroke Hamilton Club [PHC] defeated Warwick Workmen’s Club by 171 runs in the second round of the Western County Cup. Battin first PHC scored 290, thanks to a knock of 111 off the bat of Davin Dill, his knock came off 107 balls, he hit 13 fours, while Dalin Richardson added 57 off 31. Jamar Stovel... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Deloitte Open Tournament Finals

Photos/Results: Deloitte Open Tournament Finals

[Updated with photos] The Deloitte Open Tournament came to an end at the Pomander Gate Tennis Club, with the finals held this weekend. Wayne Montgomery won the Men’s A Finals after he defeated Sam Butler in straight sets 6-2, 6-2.  Zachary J Mcguire defeated Nicholas Butterfield 6-2, 6-2 to claim the Men’s B Singles title. Caitlin Neijmeijer won... Read more of this article

Photos: BNAA Honour Past Carifta Athletes

Photos: BNAA Honour Past Carifta Athletes

The Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] held an event today [July 10] to honour past Carifta athletes. Donna Raynor, President of the BNAA, previously said: “This was an event that was going to be the start of the 2020 Carifta Games but we felt we still wanted to honour our past athletes even though the games were cancelled. We will have... Read more of this article

Photos: Track & Field Championships Day 1

Photos: Track & Field Championships Day 1

The Bermuda National Athletics Association hosted the youth portion of the National Track & Field Championships at the National Sports Center. The Under 15 Girls 200 Meter Dash was won by Madisyn Bobb who crossed the line in a time of 27.41, China Desilva was second in 27.84, and Arima Turner was third in a time of 28.00. Charles Fox won the Under... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Flag Football Summer League

Photos & Results: Flag Football Summer League

[Updated with photos] The third week of the Bermuda Flag Football Summer League season at the TN Tatem Middle School Field saw 52 points put on the board. In the opener, the Black Sharks defeated the Punishers 12 – 7. The player of the game for Punishers was Zavante Garnett with 1 receiving touchdown. The player of the game for Black Shark$ was Kenton... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Edge MTB Championships

Photos & Results: Edge MTB Championships

[Updated with photos] Brian Steinhoff and Jennifer Wilson raced to victory in the 2021 Winners Edge Bermuda Mountain Bike Championship, which took place at the Ferry Reach Park. Steinhoff clocked a six-lap winning time of 1:16:42, Chris Nusum was second in a time of 1:22:53, and Keiran Malott finished third with a five-lap time of 1:15:48. Wilson rode... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Premier & First Division Cricket

Photos & Results: Premier & First Division Cricket

[Updated with photos] Bailey’s Bay, Somerset Cricket Club, Western Stars, and PHC all recorded victories in this weekend’s Premier & First Division cricket action. Premier Division Bailey’s Bay won by 27 runs: Bailey’s Bay 158/7 St. David’s Cricket Club 131/9 Bailey’s Bay batted first and scored 158/7 in their 20 overs with Coolidge... Read more of this article

Photos: Gombey Warriors Defeat Barbados 8 – 1

Photos: Gombey Warriors Defeat Barbados 8 – 1

The island’s football team is set to take on Haiti this Tuesday [July 6] after dominating Barbados to claim an 8-1 win in the 2021 Concacaf Gold Cup preliminaries. Nahki Wells scored a hat-trick — including the fastest goal in Gold Cup history in only 17 seconds – and Reggie Lambe, Dante Leverock, Kane Crichlow, and Zeiko Lewis also... Read more of this article

Photos: Fight City Team Claim 8 Wins In Iowa

Photos: Fight City Team Claim 8 Wins In Iowa

Fight City Muay Thai and Fitness recently represented Bermuda in the TBA Classic Muay Thai World Expo in Des Moines, Iowa claiming an impressive total of eight wins, while  Chuck Morgan claimed a championship belt. A spokesperson said, “Every year in Des Moines, Iowa, an event happens that draws over 1,000 Muay Thai fighters. It is the largest... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Bermuda Power Boat Racing

Photos & Results: Bermuda Power Boat Racing

[Updated with photos] The 2021 Bermuda Power Boat Racing season continued with the juniors running heats inshore, while the power boats held a 30 minute offshore race at Ferry Reach. The Junior Drivers are in two groups of three, with Tyler James and Santiago Roe, both winning a heat in the A Group, while Zauza James and Shawn Bremar both won a race... Read more of this article