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Photos: Flora Duffy Delights Aspiring Triathletes

Photos: Flora Duffy Delights Aspiring Triathletes

A group of aspiring youth triathletes recently took part in the HSBC TriKids Clinic, with Flora Duffy making an appearance at the event. A spokesperson said, “Seventy-two aspiring youth triathletes flocked to the National Sports Centre for the HSBC TriKids Clinic on Sunday. The fully subscribed session provided triathlon skills training in cycling... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: “I Am From Bermuda”

Wallpaper Wednesday: “I Am From Bermuda”

Olympic champion Flora Duffy delivered a message brimming with national pride during Flora Duffy Day, with paraphrased quotes from the speech — “I Am From Bermuda” — featured on the latest designs in Bernews weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series. Her poignant speech was extremely well received, quickly surpassing over 25,000 video views on Bernews,... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: ‘It’s Our Olympic Medal’

Wallpaper Wednesday: ‘It’s Our Olympic Medal’

“It’s so special for the island of Bermuda, it’s not just my medal, it’s our medal,” Flora Duffy said following her historic victory, with the quote from the Olympic gold medalist featured on the latest design in Bernews weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series. This design is posted as the island prepares to welcome Ms Duffy home, with the Olympic... Read more of this article

Video: Flora Duffy Wins Triathlon In Malibu

Video: Flora Duffy Wins Triathlon In Malibu

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy claimed yet another victory on Saturday [Sept 25], winning the Super League Triathlon Malibu race in California, and the video below offers highlights from the race.Ms Duffy — who has a string of victories across a variety of triathlon events — was handed a Wildcard for the event, and it marked the first time the... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Does It Again, Wins In Malibu

Flora Duffy Does It Again, Wins In Malibu

[Updated] Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has claimed yet another major victory, this time winning the Super League Triathlon Malibu race today [Sept 25] in California.Duffy, who has a string of major victories across a variety of triathlon events, was handed a Wildcard for the event, and today marked the first time the Bermudian triathlete has raced... Read more of this article

Duffy ‘Devastated’ That Triathlon Is Cancelled

Duffy ‘Devastated’ That Triathlon Is Cancelled

Flora Duffy said she is “devastated and heart broken” that the World Triathlon event in Bermuda has been cancelled, and added that her “heart goes out to families where lives have been lost, and wishing strength to those currently in hospital and all those supporting them.” The 2021 World Triathlon Sprint & Relay Championship... Read more of this article

Triathletes Represent Bermuda In Ironman 70.3

Triathletes Represent Bermuda In Ironman 70.3

Bermuda was represented by five other competitors in the 2021 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships presented by Utah Sports Commission. Ashley Couper, Maddie Durkin, Ricard Quinn, Daniel Samilski, and Dirk Hasselkuss all flew the Bermuda Flag competing in their respective age group divisions over a 1.2 mile swim, followed by a 56... Read more of this article

‘Blow To The Sector, But Health & Safety Is Key’

‘Blow To The Sector, But Health & Safety Is Key’

“The loss of the World Triathlon Championship event in the last quarter of 2021 is certainly a blow to the sector,” BTA CEO Charles Jeffers II said, adding that “while we share in the disappointment, we know that safeguarding Bermuda’s reputation, and health and safety is key.” This follows after officials confirmed that the 2021... Read more of this article

2021 World Triathlon Cancelled Due To Covid

2021 World Triathlon Cancelled Due To Covid

The 2021 World Triathlon Sprint & Relay Championship – which Bermuda was scheduled to host next month — will not take place this year, officials have just confirmed. The event, which Bermuda’s Olympic gold medalist Flora Duffy was scheduled to compete in, will not take place, with organisers citing an analysis that “considered... Read more of this article

Tyler Butterfield Finishes 15th In Ironman 70.3

Tyler Butterfield Finishes 15th In Ironman 70.3

Tyler Butterfield finished 15th competing in the 70.3 World Championships Pro Men’s Division in St. George, Utah. In a field of 36 Pro Men, the Bermudian triathlete clocked an overall time of 3:50:17. He recorded a time of 24:28 on the swim, clocked 2:0:39 on the bike, and closed out with a time of 1:15:31 on the run. Related... Read more of this article

Video: World Triathlon Highlights Flora Duffy

Video: World Triathlon Highlights Flora Duffy

To celebrate 50-days since the Olympic Games in Tokyo, the World Triathlon has highlighted Bermuda’s Flora Duffy in a video entitled Flora Duffy History Maker.The video description says, “Flora Duffy is the first Bermudian in history to become Olympic Champion and makes history again by adding a third world title to Olympic gold in 2021!... Read more of this article

Public Holiday To Celebrate Flora Duffy

Public Holiday To Celebrate Flora Duffy

October 18th has been declared a public holiday to recognize and celebrate Flora Duffy’s success in the Tokyo Olympics, the Government announced today. Flora Duffy is a 10 time world champion, the first triathlete in history to be crowned both the World and Olympic Champion in the same year, and Bermuda’s first ever Olympic Gold Medalist with... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy’s ‘Forever Golden’ Bike

Photos: Flora Duffy’s ‘Forever Golden’ Bike

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy – a 10-time world champion and the first triathlete in history to be crowned both the World and Olympic Champion in the same year – recently thanked Specialized Triathlon for a special bike presented to celebrate her Olympic gold. The impressive bike sports gold colouring on the tires and frame with the words “Forever... Read more of this article