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Smith Breaks 24 Year Old Road Running Record

Smith Breaks 24 Year Old Road Running Record

Tyler Smith competed in the Middlesbrough Endeavour Graded 5k finishing 5th. Smith clocked a time of 14:48, which breaks Kavin Smith’s National Record time of 14:57 he set back in February 1997. Middlesbrough Endeavour Graded 5k Leaderboard00:14:23 – Alexander Brown – Morpeth Harriers 00:14:27 – Joshua Cowperthwaite – Middlesbrough... Read more of this article

Bermuda Day Race Registration Postponed

Bermuda Day Race Registration Postponed

The Bermuda Half Marathon Derby Committee has postponed the opening of the Bermuda Day race registration until May 1st, saying they will “reassess the situation at that time.” In an online post, the Bermuda Half Marathon Derby Committee said, “Please be advised that the Derby committee has made the decision to postpone the opening... Read more of this article

Chubb To Sponsor Bermuda Triangle Challenge

Chubb To Sponsor Bermuda Triangle Challenge

The Bermuda Triangle Challenge [BTC] Organizing Committee announced that Chubb will be the exclusive Lead Event Sponsor for the BTC, which will be held on January 14 – 16, 2022. A spokesperson said, “Like many other sporting events that bring overseas participants to the island, the 2021 Bermuda Triangle Challenge, which was supposed to be held... Read more of this article

Outerbridge Finishes 4th In Cross Country Cup

Outerbridge Finishes 4th In Cross Country Cup

Ryan Outerbridge and his Franklin Pierce University Men’s Cross Country teammates hosted the ninth annual Bruce Kirsh Cross Country Cup on Friday afternoon against Saint Michael’s. Outerbridge and his Franklin Pierce University teammates came out with a win at Houston Fields, as they accumulated a total of 24 points in the 5k, while Saint... Read more of this article

“Walk To Defeet” Diabetes Fundraiser

“Walk To Defeet” Diabetes Fundraiser

Lindo’s Group of Companies and the Bermuda Diabetes Association will be hosting their annual fundraiser walk/run over the weekend of March 19th – 21st in a new virtual format centred on St George’s. A spokesperson said, “The event, usually the Lindo’s to Lindo’s Walk/ Run, is taking a physically distanced approach this year with participants... Read more of this article

BNAA Pay Tribute To Michael Whalley

BNAA Pay Tribute To Michael Whalley

The Bermuda National Athletics Association expressed their condolences to the family of the late Michael Whalley. The BNAA said, “On behalf of the Bermuda National Athletics Association we would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family, friends and our athletic family for the loss of Mr. Michael Whalley. “Mike has been a regular competitor... Read more of this article

KPMG Round The Grounds Cancelled This Year

KPMG Round The Grounds Cancelled This Year

KPMG in Bermuda announced that the annual Round The Grounds Race will not be taking place this year. A spokesperson said, “Today KPMG in Bermuda, in consultation with the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Club [MAAC], announced that the annual Round the Grounds youth racing day will not be taking place this year. “Usually at this time of year the registrations... Read more of this article

Register For ‘Limited Edition’ Bermuda Day Race

Register For ‘Limited Edition’ Bermuda Day Race

Registration for this year’s Bermuda Half Marathon Derby will be opening on April 1st, with this year’s race set to be a ’Limited Edition’ event with participants capped at 450 half marathon runners and 100 relay runners, making up 25 teams. The Bermuda Half Marathon Derby posted the graphic below online, saying, “Registration... Read more of this article

2021 Butterfield & Vallis 5K To Be Held Virtually

2021 Butterfield & Vallis 5K To Be Held Virtually

The Butterfield & Vallis 5K road race will be held virtually on Sunday, January 24th, with participants encouraged to run or/walk either 5K or 2K in their neighbourhood. A spokesperson said, “The first event on the race calendar for 2021 is the Virtual Butterfield & Vallis 5K on January 24th. “This event is usually one of the largest... Read more of this article

Red Cross Virtual Jingle Run 5K Run/Walk

Red Cross Virtual Jingle Run 5K Run/Walk

The Bermuda Red Cross will be hosting its annual Jingle Run 5K Run/Walk virtually from Friday, December 11th until Sunday, December 13th. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda has experienced a year like no other. Bermuda Red Cross has chosen to proceed with the Annual Jingle Run 5K Run/Walk. The current climate proposed two scenarios to them, cancel... Read more of this article

‘The Mile Reloaded’ Postponed Due To Covid-19

‘The Mile Reloaded’ Postponed Due To Covid-19

“The Mile Reloaded 2021″ event will be postponed due to the new Covid-19 guidelines – specifically the number of persons who can gather together being a maximum of 20 — the Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNNA] announced. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “The BNAA would like to advise that ‘The Mile Reloaded’... Read more of this article

Photos: Watson & Olcheski-Bell Win 8K Race

Photos: Watson & Olcheski-Bell Win 8K Race

[Updated with photos] Domico Watson and Martina Olcheski-Bell recently raced to victory on the 2020 Northshore Medical Center Turkey Trot 8K. Fourteen seconds separated the male champion from second place, while thirty-six seconds separated the female champion from second place. Watson, Moses Mufandaedza, and Iziah Tucker all went out and established... Read more of this article

Photos: National Cross Country Championships

Photos: National Cross Country Championships

[Updated with photos] The 2020 BNAA National Cross Country Championships took place at the Arboretum on Saturday, with Dage Minors putting on a commanding performance to claim the 20-29 men’s 5 mile run title, while Brianna Mendes won the 20-29 women’s 3 mile run title. Minors was clocked across the line in a time of 25:02.63, with Domico Watson... Read more of this article