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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

‘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

Organisers Seeking Volunteers For WTSBDA

Organisers Seeking Volunteers For WTSBDA

People are being encouraged to register to volunteer for the upcoming World Triathlon Sprint and Relay Championship in Bermuda [WTSBDA]. A spokesperson said, “Local fans of Flora Duffy are encouraged to show their love for the international superstar by registering to volunteer at her first triathlon on home soil since winning the sport’s Olympic... Read more of this article

HSBC Bank To Sponsor World Triathlon Event

HSBC Bank To Sponsor World Triathlon Event

HSBC Bermuda will “focus on the island’s young athletes and promote youth engagement as a main sponsor of this fall’s World Triathlon Championship,” the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] announced today. “The newly announced HSBC partnership paves the way for the return of key youth training and development opportunities for aspiring... Read more of this article

Free Stream Of Duffy’s 2018 Bermuda Victory

Free Stream Of Duffy’s 2018 Bermuda Victory

Triathlon fans are getting the opportunity to re-live the excitement of Flora Duffy’s win at the 2018 MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda – complete with the Bermudian triathlete’s commentary – as streaming platform TriathlonLIVE.tv offers its services free for one year. A spokesperson said, “This weekend Bermuda can re-live the... Read more of this article

Carey Olsen To Sponsor WTS Bermuda Triathlon

Carey Olsen To Sponsor WTS Bermuda Triathlon

Carey Olsen Bermuda is an Official Partner of the International Triathlon Union’s [ITU] World Triathlon Series in Bermuda. The World Triathlon Bermuda takes place on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 April, and will now be the first installment of the 2020 World Triathlon Series following last week’s decision by the International Triathlon Union and... Read more of this article

MS Amlin Named Title Sponsor Of WTS Bermuda

MS Amlin Named Title Sponsor Of WTS Bermuda

MS Amlin has been named the title sponsor for Bermuda’s World Triathlon Series [WTS] for the third consecutive year. A spokesperson said, “MS Amlin is proud to be announced as the title sponsor for Bermuda’s World Triathlon Series [WTS] for the third consecutive year. “The April 18, 2020 international triathlon is growing and expanding... Read more of this article

Four Days Of Activities For 2020 World Triathlon

Four Days Of Activities For 2020 World Triathlon

Bermuda will host the MS Amlin World Triathlon Series for the third year this coming April, with four days of activities to take place. The event website said, “In 2020 Bermuda hosts the MS Amlin World Triathlon Series for the third year and Olympians will race the challenging course just months ahead of their Olympic quest in Tokyo, Japan. “Four... Read more of this article

ITU 2020 World Triathlon Series Schedule

ITU 2020 World Triathlon Series Schedule

The ITU 2020 Season calendar has been released, one that will see the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, along with 7 World Triathlon Series to crown the World Champions at the Edmonton Grand Final and 15 World Cups. “I am absolutely thrilled with the new calendar, it’s a perfect mix between new additions to our portfolio of events, classic... Read more of this article

Report: Triathlon Contributed $4.7M To GDP

Report: Triathlon Contributed $4.7M To GDP

This year’s MS Amlin World Triathlon Series [WTS] event in Bermuda “generated an estimated $4.7 million for the island’s economy, along with another $9.3 million in projected future tourism,” according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers [PwC]. “The April 28 event—one of three annual International Triathlon Union [ITU] World... Read more of this article

Volunteers Win With World Triathlon Bermuda

Volunteers Win With World Triathlon Bermuda

Bermuda’s MS Amlin World Triathlon Series event in 2020 is already off to a great start with more than 100 residents already signed up to volunteer. World Triathlon Bermuda ran a promotion inviting the community to sign up as volunteers early for the April 18, 2020 race, offering great prizes from the event’s volunteer sponsor, PwC Bermuda. Those... Read more of this article

BDA Supports Team Ladybugs To Continue

BDA Supports Team Ladybugs To Continue

A father and daughter team from the UK who entered this year’s MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda, continue to inspire the Bermuda community. Stephan and Chloe Couture, who race as ‘Team Ladybugs’ as a disabled team, competed in the Sprint Distance individual triathlon event. Chloe, at 13 has severe Cerebral Palsy and her dad, Stephan pulls her... Read more of this article