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Jah-Nhai Perinchief Breaks School Record

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Breaks School Record

Bermudian Jah-Nhai Perinchief leaped to a second place finish in the triple jump at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, breaking a 36 year old school record in the process. Perinchief competes for the University of Tennessee, and their report said, “Graduate student Perinchief claimed Tennessee’s second Outdoor National... Read more of this article

Perinchief Qualifies For NCAA Championships

Perinchief Qualifies For NCAA Championships

Jah-Nhai Perinchief — who competes for the University of Tennessee — has qualified for the 2021 NCAA Outdoor National Championships. Perinchief, the reigning SEC Triple Jump champion, secured his spot at the NCAA Championships with a seventh-place finish, leaping a wind-aided 16.05 meters or 52 feet 8 inches in the second round, the University... Read more of this article

Perinchief Wins SEC Championship Gold Medal

Perinchief Wins SEC Championship Gold Medal

[Updated with video] Bermudian athlete Jah-Nhai Perinchief competed in the 2021 SEC Outdoor Championships, with Perinchief making an impressive showing to win the men’s triple jump. The school’s report said, “The Tennessee track & field program rounded out the 2021 SEC Outdoor Championships with three graduate students claiming three... Read more of this article

Perinchief Wins Triple Jump At Clark Wood

Perinchief Wins Triple Jump At Clark Wood

Jah-Nhai Perinchief and his Tennessee Track & Field teammates competed in the Clark Wood Open, with Perinchief winning the triple jump and setting a new Clark Wood Open meet record. The school’s report said, “Making his Volunteer debut at the meet, graduate student Jah-Nhai Perinchief had the top showing in the triple jump as he cleared... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Places 3rd In Triple Jump

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Places 3rd In Triple Jump

Jah-Nhai Perinchief is literally leaping his way to success in Texas, as following his record setting high jump at a meet earlier this month, the Bermudian athlete recorded a huge heap in the triple jump to finish third in the Texas Tech Shootout. He competes for Texas Tech, and the school’s report said, “Jah-Nhai Perinchief, who had not... Read more of this article

Perinchief Sets Meet Record At Texas Tech Open

Perinchief Sets Meet Record At Texas Tech Open

Bermudian high jumper Jah-Nhai Perinchief – who holds the Bermuda indoor high jump record — has claimed another record, this time setting a new meet record as he defeated a field of over 20 athletes to win the high jump at the Texas Tech Open this weekend in Lubbock, Texas, with a top leap of 2.12m. The full Texas Tech Open results follow... Read more of this article

Video: Perinchief Breaks Bermuda Indoor Record

Video: Perinchief Breaks Bermuda Indoor Record

Competing in a track meet in the United States, Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief achieved an indoor personal best of 2.22m/7-3 1/4 in the high jump to win the event, setting a new Bermuda record in the process.Perinchief’s leap broke his own Bermuda Indoor Record of 2.17, it also moved him up to No. 9 on the NCAA leader boards. Perinchief,... Read more of this article

Perinchief Wins Invitational Men’s Triple Jump

Perinchief Wins Invitational Men’s Triple Jump

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief and his Iowa Central Community College Men’s Track and Field teammates traveled to the University of Iowa for the Hawkeye Invitational, where the Bermudian athlete had yet another stand out performance. Perinchief took part in two events finishing 3rd in the Men’s Long Jump with a top leap of 7.35m, and then going... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Qualifies: Indoor Nationals

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Qualifies: Indoor Nationals

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief was one of 17 athletes from the Iowa Central Community College Track and Field team who qualified for the Indoor Nationals. During the recently held Minnesota State – Alumni Open in Mankato, Minnesota, Perinchief won the Men’s High Jump with a leap of 2.17m. Related StoriesPerinchief Qualifies... Read more of this article

Perinchief Ranked #1 In World In U/20 High Jump

Perinchief Ranked #1 In World In U/20 High Jump

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief is ranked #1 in the world in the IAAF U/20 Men’s High Jump listings, and the International Association of Athletics Federations [IAAF] cited him as a medal contender at the upcoming IAAF World U20 Championships in Poland, saying that while Bermuda has never won a medal in the event, that “could soon change.” The... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Field Athlete Of Year

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Field Athlete Of Year

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief continues to rack up the accolades, being named the Field Athlete of the Year in the Midwest Region for the 2016 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field season. The winners were announced this week by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association [USTFCCCA], having been determined by a vote of USTFCCCA... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Athlete Of The Week

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Named Athlete Of The Week

Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief — who competes for Iowa Central — has been named the NJCAA Division I Men Athlete of the Week. The National Athlete of the Week is an award selected and presented by the USTFCCCA Communications Staff at the beginning of each week to 10 collegiate outdoor track & field athletes; male and female for... Read more of this article

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Breaks Saunders Record

Jah-Nhai Perinchief Breaks Saunders Record

[Updated] Bermuda’s Jah-Nhai Perinchief had an outstanding performance at the K.T. Woodman Classic in Wichita, Kansas, winning the high jump and shattering the Bermuda Junior National Record, which was set by legendary athlete Clarence “Nicky” Saunders some 35 years ago. Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Raynor... Read more of this article