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Photos: Youth Sailors In SailGP Inspire Action

Photos: Youth Sailors In SailGP Inspire Action

This past weekend, Bermuda’s next generation of sailing superstars displayed their skills while taking part in the SailGP’s Inspire Careers and Racing programs as part of the Bermuda SailGP presented by Hamilton Princess. SailGP previously announced that 17 students were awarded internships in the Inspire Careers program and 34 local Inspire Racing... Read more of this article

Moniz Inducted Into Azorean Order Of Merit

Moniz Inducted Into Azorean Order Of Merit

Trevor Moniz has been inducted into the Azorean Order of Merit by the the Legislative Assembly of the Azores. The Portuguese Cultural Association said, “On 13 May 2022, the Legislative Assembly of the Azores inducted Mr Moniz into the Azorean Order of Merit in recognition of his professional achievements [Insígnia Autonómica de Mérito – Profissional].... Read more of this article

Kaden Hopkins Helps Essax Win Spanish Cup

Kaden Hopkins Helps Essax Win Spanish Cup

Kaden Hopkins and his Equipo Essax teammates won the Spanish Cup General Classification. Stage two was a 110k stage with over 7700 feet of climbing. After an aggressive start, Hopkins covered a six rider breakaway. Oscar Garcia dropped back and so the team plan changed with Hopkins and teammate Tomas Morales, who was only 12 seconds back on general... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Second Day Of Bermuda SailGP

Photos & Video: Second Day Of Bermuda SailGP

The second day of racing in the Bermuda Sail Grand Prix presented by Hamilton Princess took place today [May 15], with Australia claiming the victory. The event saw a nine-strong fleet take part, with Great Britain, the United States, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, Spain, Denmark, and France all in action in the two-day event, which was... Read more of this article

AG Chambers Drafting Section Win PSEA  Award

AG Chambers Drafting Section Win PSEA Award

The Drafting Section Administration Team from the Attorney-General Chambers won the Public Service Excellence Award [PSEA] for the month of April. A Government spokesperson said, “Recently [May 13], Premier David Burt and the Head of the Public Service, Dr. Derrick Binns recognized the Attorney-General’s [AG] Chambers’ Drafting Section Administration... Read more of this article

Brownies Hold Jump And Be Fit Extravaganza

Brownies Hold Jump And Be Fit Extravaganza

First Devonshire Brownies recently held a Jump and Be Fit Fitness Extravaganza as part of their focus on healthy living. A spokesperson said, “First Devonshire Brownies have culminated their healthy heart, body soul and mind Brownie year with fitness jump rope highlights aligned with the Department of Health’s upcoming health initiative to be... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: First Day Of 2022 SailGP Event

Photo Set #3: First Day Of 2022 SailGP Event

The first day of racing in the Bermuda Sail Grand Prix presented by Hamilton Princess took place yesterday [May 14] with teams from Great Britain, the United States, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, Spain, Denmark, and France all hitting the waters for three rounds of racing, as crowds of people watched from both land and sea. We will have... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday May 15th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

Video: Sunday May 15th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

News that Caitlyn Bobb broke records and earned the title of Most Outstanding Female Track Performer, Most Outstanding Rookie, and the Coaches Award, Tanisha Butler earned ‘Mother of the Year’ honours in a Continental Society of Bermuda essay competition, Kaelyn Kastle was featured in a CNN article and video about young Black influencers in Atlanta,... Read more of this article

Photos: First Day Of Racing In 2022 SailGP

Photos: First Day Of Racing In 2022 SailGP

The SailGP event kicked off today [May 14] with teams from Great Britain, the United States, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, Spain, Denmark, and France all hitting the waters for three rounds of racing. A look at the standings and images from the first day of action is below, and you can view all Bernews coverage of SailGP here.Bermuda... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Gombeys Open SailGP Event

Video: Bermuda Gombeys Open SailGP Event

The Bermuda SailGP presented by Hamilton Princess got underway today [May 14], and like all good events in Bermuda, it included an appearance from the island’s Gombeys, who made their way through the event village prior to the start of the event.The competition features teams from Great Britain, the United States, New Zealand, Australia, Canada,... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: SailGP Street Fest

Photos, Video & 360: SailGP Street Fest

In advance of the Bermuda Sail Grand Prix presented by Hamilton Princess this weekend, the Bermuda Tourism Authority and City of Hamilton hosted the SailGP Street Fest event yesterday evening [May 12] in Hamilton, with crowds of people coming out to enjoy the entertainment, vendors and more.Charles H. Jeffers II, Chief Executive Officer at the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Art+Tech Programme Scholarships Available

Art+Tech Programme Scholarships Available

The Bermuda National Gallery with the support of Centennial Bermuda Foundation are offering needs based scholarships for the Art+Tech Summer Camp programme. A spokesperson said, “Recognizing the importance of art education in developing critical thinking skills, confidence and teamwork, Bermuda National Gallery with the generous support of Centennial... Read more of this article

Round Up Campaign Raises Nearly $23,000

Round Up Campaign Raises Nearly $23,000

The MarketPlace today [May 12] announced that its latest round-up campaign has raised nearly $23,000 to support the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, which was caused by Russia invading the nation. A spokesperson said, “Customers across the island supported The MarketPlace charity round-up to raise money which will be delivered directly to Caritas... Read more of this article