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Photos: Pilot Gig Boat Rowing In St. George’s

Photos: Pilot Gig Boat Rowing In St. George’s

The Bermuda Pilot Gig Club recently hosted the Argus International Gig Regatta in the St. George’s Harbour. A spokesperson previously said, “The competition will be fierce, with two days of all-male and all-female crews racing in staggered heats. This is the first time in four years that local crews have the opportunity to test their training and... Read more of this article

Argus International Gig Regatta Results

Argus International Gig Regatta Results

The Argus International Gig Regatta got underway on Sunday and is set to continue this weekend. A spokesperson said, “Bright blue skies and a 17kt headwind made for some beautiful but tough rowing last Sunday as part of the Argus International Gig Regatta. Team Jurassic rowed to victory, with both their ladies and men’s crews claiming the... Read more of this article

International Gig Regatta Kicks Off On Sunday

International Gig Regatta Kicks Off On Sunday

More than 70 rowers will take part in the Argus Invitational Gig Regatta, which is set to begin this Sunday [Oct 23]. A spokesperson said, “Over 70 rowers will take to the waters of Bermuda over the following week for three days of spirited competition and high-energy pilot gig racing. The public is invited to cheer on the local and visiting crews... Read more of this article

Rowers Set For Argus International Gig Regatta

Rowers Set For Argus International Gig Regatta

More than 70 rowers will take to the waters of Bermuda for the Argus International Gig Regatta. Organised by the Bermuda Pilot Gig Club, the three-day event, featuring local and visiting British crews, starts on Sunday with the Spanish Point Challenge, a men’s and ladies’ race in the Great Sound from 9.30 am to 4 pm. Up next will be the St George’s... Read more of this article

Video: Alizadeh In Henley Regatta Semi Finals

Video: Alizadeh In Henley Regatta Semi Finals

Dara Alizadeh has concluded competing in the Henley Royal Rowing Regatta in the UK, after taking part in the semi-finals. Competing in The Diamond Challenge Sculls Men’s Singles, Alizadeh — who was representing Cambridge University — took on Alexander Devereux, who claimed the victory to advance to the final.  Read More →

Video: Alizadeh Advances In Henley Royal

Video: Alizadeh Advances In Henley Royal

Dara Alizadeh – fresh off his Olympic appearance where he placed 18th – is taking part in the Henley Royal Regatta in the UK. Competing in The Diamond Challenge Sculls Men’s Singles,  Alizadeh, representing Cambridge University, defeated Italy’s Simone Martini.  Read More →

Olympic Medal Table & Per Capita Rankings

Olympic Medal Table & Per Capita Rankings

The Tokyo Olympics came to an end today [Aug 8] with the official closing ceremony, and Bermuda finished the Games placing 63rd overall on the official medal table, and if you look at the medals on a per capita basis, the island was second per capita in overall medals, and first as far as gold medals per capita. The 63rd overall — as per the official... Read more of this article

Rower Dara Alizadeh Places 18th At Olympics

Rower Dara Alizadeh Places 18th At Olympics

Bermuda’s Dara Alizadeh finished 6th in the Final C in the Men’s Singles Sculls at the Tokyo Olympics in a time of 7:09.91, and his overall times throughout the Olympics means the rower finishes in 18th place, a strong showing in this world class field from the first time Olympian. His appearance in the Final C means Bermuda’s competition... Read more of this article

Alizadeh Advances To The C Final At Olympics

Alizadeh Advances To The C Final At Olympics

Competing on the Sea Forest Waterway in Tokyo, Japan, Bermuda rower Dara Alizadeh finished 3rd in the Men’s Singles Sculls C/D Semi-Final 1, clocking a time of 7:11.14 to advance to the C Final. Alizadeh finished behind the Semi-Final C/D winner Alvaro Torres Masias, from Peru who recorded a time of 7:02.49, while Quentin Antognelli from Monaco... Read more of this article

Olympics: Alizadeh Competes In Quarter Finals

Olympics: Alizadeh Competes In Quarter Finals

Bermuda’s Dara Alizadeh competed in the quarter finals in the Olympics Men’s Singles Sculls at the Tokyo Olympics, crossing the line in a time of 7:35.7 to finish 5th. Alizadeh — who is one of Bermuda’s two person team along with triathlete Flora Duffy — will not advance to the main semi finals, however will compete in the C/D... Read more of this article

Olympics: Alizadeh Advances To Quarter Finals

Olympics: Alizadeh Advances To Quarter Finals

Bermuda’s Dara Alizadeh continues to make a strong showing in his Olympic debut, placing second this evening and qualifying for the quarter finals. Competing on the Sea Forest Waterway in Tokyo in the Men’s Singles Sculls Repechage Heat 2, he finished second in a time of 7:35.90. He previously finished 4th in the Men’s Singles Sculls Preliminary... Read more of this article

Alizadeh Finishes 4th In Heats At Olympics

Alizadeh Finishes 4th In Heats At Olympics

Dara Alizadeh made his Olympic debut competing in the Men’s Singles Sculls Preliminary Heat 4 on Sea Forest Waterway in Tokyo. Alizadeh crossed the line in 4th place clocking a time of 7:34.96, which means he is heading to the Repechage which will take place today. Alizadeh finished 30 seconds behind the Heat Winner Trevor Jones from Canada, with... Read more of this article

Alizadeh To Compete In Single Sculls Heat 4

Alizadeh To Compete In Single Sculls Heat 4

The Olympic Rowing Regatta begins on Thursday, July 22 — Bermuda time –  in Tokyo, Japan, where the island will be represented by Dara Alizadeh. Alizadeh, who is making his Olympic debut, will compete in the Men’s Single Sculls Heat 4 along with four other rowers. The Men’s Single Sculls Heat 4 start list follows below [PDF... Read more of this article