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Houston & Webb Compete At Commonwealth

Houston & Webb Compete At Commonwealth

Bermuda’s team continues competing at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia, with the island’s sprinters in action. Tre Houston finished 4th in the Men’s 200m heats, while Kyle Webb finishing 6th in Heat 9 at the Commonwealth Games. Tre Houston finished 4th in Heat 1 of the Men’s 200m dash stopping the clock in a time of 21.67, his... Read more of this article

Tyrone Smith Qualifies For Long Jump Final

Tyrone Smith Qualifies For Long Jump Final

Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith has qualified for the 2018 Commonwealth Games Men’s Long Jump Final. Competing in Heat 1, Smith recorded a top leap of 7.89m to finish 4th, Smith had a leap of 7.52m in his first attempt, before leaping to his qualification mark, he would pass on his third and final attempt heading into the Final. And we're through... Read more of this article

Bermudians Reflect On Team Relay Finish

Bermudians Reflect On Team Relay Finish

After Bermuda’s team of Flora Duffy, Erica Hawley, Tyler Butterfield and Tyler Smith finished in fifth place at the island’s first ever showing in the Commonwealth Games team relay triathlon, the athletes reflected on the experience, all expressing how exciting it was to race as a team. The 5th place in the team relay capped off an excellent... Read more of this article

Video: Flora Duffy Reflects On Gold Medal Win

Video: Flora Duffy Reflects On Gold Medal Win

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy claimed the first gold medal of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia after racing to victory in the women’s triathlon. Duffy grabbed a Bermuda flag from the crowd as she approached the finish line where her winning time of 56.50 earned her Bermuda’s second-ever gold medal in Commonwealth Games, the first by a Bermudian... Read more of this article

Franklin Advances To Commonwealth Plate Final

Franklin Advances To Commonwealth Plate Final

Micah Franklin has advanced to the Commonwealth Games Squash Plate-Final following a win over Kelvin Ndhlovu from Zambia. Franklin won the first game 11-9, Franklin would then win the second game 11-3, Ndhlovu would win game three 11-5, to make it 2 – 1, but Franklin would close out the game winning the fourth game 11-9.Related StoriesMicah Frankin... Read more of this article

Bermuda Finish 5th In Team Relay Triathlon

Bermuda Finish 5th In Team Relay Triathlon

Bermuda’s team of Flora Duffy, Erica Hawley, Tyler Butterfield and Tyler Smith finished in 5th place in the Commonwealth Games team relay triathlon, making a very strong showing in the island’s first ever appearance in the team relay event. This finishes off what has been a superb showing by our triathletes at these Games, as in addition... Read more of this article

Triathletes To Make Relay Debut For Bermuda

Triathletes To Make Relay Debut For Bermuda

Bermuda is set to compete in the mixed team triathlon relay at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia, with Flora Duffy, Erica Hawley, Tyler Butterfield and Tyler Smith making the first ever appearance by Bermuda in the Commonwealth Games team triathlon. This continues the impressive trend by Bermuda’s triathletes, as in addition to the gold... Read more of this article

Micah Frankin Advances To Quarter Finals

Micah Frankin Advances To Quarter Finals

Bermuda’s Micah Franklin has advanced to the Commonwealth Games Plate Semi-Finals after he won his Men’s Classic Plate Quarter-Final after only two points played. Franklin advanced to the Plate Quarter-Finals after his Indian opponent withdrew, then took on Tayyab Aslam from Pakistan, who after just two points withdrew due to injury with Franklin... Read more of this article

Minister Foggo Congratulates Flora Duffy

Minister Foggo Congratulates Flora Duffy

The Acting Minister of Social Development and Sports Lovitta Foggo congratulated triathlete Flora Duffy on her gold medal win at the Commonwealth Games yesterday when she won the Women’s Triathlon event in Australia. Minister Foggo said, “I am absolutely delighted for Flora! I hope she woke up this morning filled with pride and a sense of achievement... Read more of this article

Franklin Advances In Commonwealth Games

Franklin Advances In Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games Squash Tournament got underway with the Men’s Singles Round of 64 matches, with Bermuda’s Micah Franklin in action. Franklin continued the island’s quality showing at these Games, defeating James Fayia from Sierra Leone; winning 11-2, 11-3, 11-1. The squash player is one of eight athletes representing Bermuda at... Read more of this article

Two Tylers Compete At Commonwealth Games

Two Tylers Compete At Commonwealth Games

Bermudians Tyler Butterfield and Tyler Smith took part in the Men’s Triathlon event at the Commonwealth Games in Australia, giving the island a rather impressive total of four triathletes in action in this world class event. When all was said and done, Butterfield finished in 18th position, while Smith — who is the youngest member of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Commonwealth

Photos: Flora Duffy Wins Gold At Commonwealth

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy entered the Commonwealth Games as the medal favourite, and delivered on all expectations, defeating the world class field to capture the Commonwealth Games gold medal. Duffy broke away on the run, and grabbed a Bermuda flag from the crowd as she approached the finish line where her winning time of 56.50 earned her Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Hawley Finishes 16th At Commonwealth Games

Hawley Finishes 16th At Commonwealth Games

Bermuda’s Erica Hawley raced to a 16th place finish at this evening’s Commonwealth Games Triathlon in Australia, with the showing from the teenager demonstrating the depth of triathlon talent in our tiny island. The 19-year-old finished in a time of 1:03:14 to claim the 16th spot, adding to the gold medal winning performance by her teammate... Read more of this article