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Famous To Miss Rest Of Indoor Season

Famous To Miss Rest Of Indoor Season

[Written by Stephen Wright] Sakari Famous said she will be fit and raring to go for the outdoor season after sustaining a back injury. The Bermuda high jumper, who attends McNeese University in Lake Charles, Louisiana, has a stress fracture in her lower back and will miss the remainder of the indoor campaign. “I do have to end my indoor season early... Read more of this article

Nathan Simons Competes In South Dakota Invite

Nathan Simons Competes In South Dakota Invite

Nathan Simons and his Mount Marty men’s track & field teammates competed in the South Dakota State University DII Invite at the Sanford-Jackrabbit Athletic Complex. Simons competed in the men’s 400m finishing 2nd in heat 2 in a time of 49.80,  which saw Simons finish 6th overall.  Read More →

Smith Breaks School 600-Meter Record

Smith Breaks School 600-Meter Record

Sancho Smith and his Clayton State University track and field teammates opened play at the Celebration Pointe Invitational. Smith re-broke his school record in the 600-meter clocking a time of 1:22.43 picking up the win.  Read More →

Dills Compete In VMI Winter Classic Invitational

Dills Compete In VMI Winter Classic Invitational

Stephan Dill, Mikal Dill and their Johnson C. Smith University men’s track and field teammates continue their 2023 indoor campaign at the VMI Winter Classic Invitational in Lexington, Virginia at the CPTF-Corps Physical Training Facility. Stephan Dill clocked a time of 7:08 in the men’s 60m dash finishing 33rd and he finished 17th in a a time... Read more of this article

Famous Reflects On Six Successive Wins

Famous Reflects On Six Successive Wins

[Written by Stephen Wright] Bermuda high jumper Sakari Famous says her confidence is soaring after six successive wins at indoor meets for McNeese State University. Famous has made a superb start to the indoor season, retaining her title at the LSU Purple Tiger Meet and winning the McNeese Indoor II Meet last month. The 22-year-old has big goals for... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: Athlete Dage Minors

Wallpaper Wednesday: Athlete Dage Minors

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series features Dage Minors, who had an outstanding month in January, becoming the first Bermudian to break the 4-minute mile, which followed after he became the first Bermudian to win the Butterfield Elite Mile race twice. After winning the elite mile event held locally, Minors competed overseas... Read more of this article

Famous Extends Winning Streak To 6 Meets

Famous Extends Winning Streak To 6 Meets

Sakari Famous and her McNeese University women’s track & field teammates won the team title at the McNeese Indoor II Meet, recording a total of 201 points. Famous won the high jump with a jump of 1.70m or 5 feet 7 inches, extending her winning streak to six straight meets.  Read More →

Adkins Meets Carifta Standard At BNAA Meet

Adkins Meets Carifta Standard At BNAA Meet

The Bermuda National Athletics Association hosted another track meet at the National Sports Center Flora Duffy South Field Stadium. Bermuda had one athlete meet the Carifta Games standard, with Cameron Adkins clocking 9:57.19 during the under 17 men’s 3000 meter, which was within the standard, which is set at 9:58.00. During the under 17 women’s... Read more of this article

BNAA Salutes Dage Minors Achievements

BNAA Salutes Dage Minors Achievements

Following his record setting showing, the Bermuda National Athletics Association [BNAA] said that Dage Minors is “the embodiment of discipline, perseverance, and determination and the BNAA salutes his achievements.” A BNAA spokesperson said, “On Friday, January 27th, at the Boston University Terrier Classic, Dage Minors broke his national... Read more of this article

Dage Minors Breaks 4 Minute Mile

Dage Minors Breaks 4 Minute Mile

[Updated + Written by Stephen Wright] Dage Minors has achieved another milestone in his career after becoming the first Bermudian to run a sub-four-minute mile. Minors, a two-time winner of the elite men’s Front Street Mile, finished thirteenth at the John Thomas Terrier Classic at Boston University in 3min 59.35sec yesterday. Also competing were... Read more of this article

2023 Carifta Games Standards Released

2023 Carifta Games Standards Released

The Bermuda National Athletic Association has released the  Carifta Games Standards ahead of the 2023 iteration of the Games, which will be held in the Bahamas from April 7th to April 10th, 2023. The CARIFTA Games is an annual athletics competition founded by the Caribbean Free Trade Association. Participating countries are; Anguilla, Haiti, Antigua... Read more of this article

Sancho Smith Competes In KMS Invitational

Sancho Smith Competes In KMS Invitational

Sancho Smith and his Clayton State University men’s track and field teammates competed at the KMS Invitational at the Birmingham CrossPlex. Smith finished in third place in the men’s 800-meter run with a time of 1:58.48 and he was also a member of the Clayton State men’s 4×400 meter relay B team that finished 6th clocking a time of 3:27.23. t  Read More →

Bermuda To Host USATF Grand Prix On May 21

Bermuda To Host USATF Grand Prix On May 21

Bermuda is scheduled to host the USA Track & Field Grand Prix on May 21, marking the second time the island has hosted the event. This is according to the World Athletics website, which said, “The biggest World Athletics Continental Tour calendar yet has been confirmed for 2023, with one month to go until the first Gold level meeting of the... Read more of this article