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Smith Finishes 32nd In Cross Country Debut

Smith Finishes 32nd In Cross Country Debut

Sancho Smith and his Clayton State University men’s cross country teammates opened their 2022 campaign at the University of North Georgia Invitational at the University of North Georgia Cross Country Course. Smith and his teammates finished in fifth place. The men’s team was led by freshman Gabriel Oliveras, Oliveras, in his 8k collegiate debut,... Read more of this article

Jessica Lewis Preparing For Major Competitions

Jessica Lewis Preparing For Major Competitions

[Written by Stephen Wright] Paralympian Jessica Lewis believes she is on the right track to fulfilling her goals as she prepares for a hectic two years of major competitions. Lewis enjoyed an encouraging season, setting a personal best of 16.37sec in the T53 100 metres, finishing second at the Daniella Jutzeler Memorial in Nottwil, Switzerland, in... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Reflects On Medal Win

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Reflects On Medal Win

[Written by Stephen Wright] Jah-Nhai Perinchief has reflected on his silver medal-winning performance at the North American, Central American and Caribbean Association Senior Championships in the Bahamas at the weekend. The triple jumper claimed silver with a leap of 15.89 metres in his third attempt at the Grand Bahamas Sports Complex in Freeport. It... Read more of this article

Athletes Conclude NACAC Championships

Athletes Conclude NACAC Championships

Bermuda athletes concluded competing at the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association [NACAC] Track and Field Championships in the Bahamas. Suresh Black competed in the 200m final, finishing 8th in a time of 21.33. Dage Minors and Ryan Outerbridge competed in the men’s 1500 meters, Minors finished 10th clocking a time... Read more of this article

Perinchief Wins Silver Medal At NACAC

Perinchief Wins Silver Medal At NACAC

Jah-Nhai Perinchief won Bermuda’s first medal at the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association [NACAC] Track and Field Championships when he claimed the silver medal in the triple jump with a top leap of 15.89m. Other Bermuda athletes were also in action in the event in the Bahamas; Antonio Bailey took to the track for... Read more of this article

Dage Minors On Season, NACAC, Races & More

Dage Minors On Season, NACAC, Races & More

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dage Minors brings the curtain down on his memorable season when he competes at the NACAC Senior Championships in Freeport, the Bahamas, this week. Minors heads to the Caribbean in fine form, having set a personal best and new national record at the West Chester Mile in Pennsylvania last week, finishing sixth in 4min 2.09sec. The... Read more of this article

DeRosa Marks First For Bermuda At Games

DeRosa Marks First For Bermuda At Games

Among a number of accomplishments for the island at the 2022 Commonwealth Games was the historic appearance by Tiara DeRosa, who became the first Bermudian woman to compete in the discus throw at this level. According to the listings on the official website, DeRosa’s appearance at the Games marked only the second time Bermuda has been represented... Read more of this article

Dage Minors Sets Mile Track Record Time

Dage Minors Sets Mile Track Record Time

Dage Minors recently competed in the West Chester Mile in West Chester, Pennsylvania. The event was held at the Henderson High School’s track, and Minors clocked a personal best time of 4:02.09, finishing 6th and establishing a new Bermuda Mile Track Record Time. Minors recently represented Bermuda at the Commonwealth Games and will be part of... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Jah-Nhai Perinchief

Wallpaper Wednesday: Jah-Nhai Perinchief

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series features Bermudian athlete Jah-Nhai Perinchief, who literally leaped into history, as he won the bronze medal in the triple jump at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, cementing himself as one of Bermuda’s best ever jumpers. The design is available in three different... Read more of this article

Team Named For NACAC Senior Championships

Team Named For NACAC Senior Championships

Fresh off their appearances at the Commonwealth Games, Jah-Nhai Perinchief, Dage Minors, Tiara DeRosa, and Sakari Famous will be representing Bermuda, along with a number of up and coming track & field athletes, at the NACAC Senior Championships in the Bahamas later this month. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda National Athletics Association... Read more of this article

Perinchief Leapt More Than Two Bus Lengths

Perinchief Leapt More Than Two Bus Lengths

To put Jah-Nhai Perinchief‘s Commonwealth Games medal winning performance into context, he jumped further than two Bermuda buses – the full length, not width. We did the math, and his stunning leap was around 2.5 feet longer than the length of two of the new electric buses combined. The 24-year-old became the first Bermudian to medal in... Read more of this article

Video: Perinchief On Commonwealth Medal Win

Video: Perinchief On Commonwealth Medal Win

[Updated + Written by Stephen Wright] Jah-Nhai Perinchief etched his name into the annals of Bermudian sporting history after winning the bronze medal in the triple jump at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Perinchief’s first attempt of 16.92 metres earned him a spot on the podium on the final day of the competition at an atmospheric Alexander... Read more of this article

Perinchief Wins Medal At Commonwealth Games

Perinchief Wins Medal At Commonwealth Games

[Updating] Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief  made an outstanding showing to win a bronze medal in the triple jump at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham this morning [Aug 7]. He came out with a major leap to start, a distance of 16.92, which earned him the bronze medal and Bermuda’s second medal of these Games. The event has just concluded... Read more of this article