Sandys Parish Council to Hold 5K Road Race to Honour Marathon Champion Jay Donawa

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The Sandys Parish Council's Community Outreach Committee have planned a road race to honour Bermuda Day Marathon champion Jay Donawa for his achievements and winning the May 24th Bermuda Road Race this year. Entry fees will go to the recipients of the Council's 2018 Educational Bursaries. A sp... Read more

Bermuda Rugby Football Union Receives $5,000 Donation to Compete in US Tournament

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The Bermuda Rugby Football Union (BFRU) received an added boost by a recent $5,000 donation by Marsh and Guy Carpenter, to help subsidise travel costs for members of the island's National Rugby Sevens teams. The teams competed in the annual Rugby Americas North (RAN) Sevens Tournament held on Nov... Read more

Bermuda Boxing Federation Gears Up for Exciting Year in 2018 Starting With Big Fight Night on Saturday

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The Bermuda Boxing Federation (BBF) has released its strategic plan for the year ahead in 2018, which looks set to be a busy year. The federation, which serves as the body responsible for local amateur boxing, promises a full boxing calendar next year, offering boundless opportunities for amateur... Read more

Bermudian Boxers Nikki Bascome & Andre Lambe Get Hero’s Welcome With Trainer Forty Rego

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Local boxers Andre Lambe and Bermuda's undefeated champion Nikki Bascome, touched down on home ground at the LF Wade International Airport this afternoon, to a hero's welcome. A host of relatives and friends were joined by a number of Government Ministers to greet the two boxers and their veteran... Read more

Sports Minister Congratulates Flora Duffy on Winning WTS Final in Rotterdam

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Sports Minister Zane DeSilva extended his congratulations to Bermuda's world-renowned triathete Flora Duffy on her win today at the World Triathalon Series (WTS) Grand Final in Rotterdam, making her the overall winner of the series. Duffy crossed the line first at the ITU World Triathlon in Stock... Read more

Sports Minister Congratulates Duffy & Bermuda’s U-17 Women’s National Team

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Sports Minister Zane DeSilva has extended "hearty congratulations" to Bermuda's world-renowned triathlete Flora Duffy and the Bermuda Under 17 Women's National Team for their triumphant victories over the weekend. Duffy claimed a fifth victory of the season in the World Triathlon Series, crossing... Read more

BFA: National Football Coach Andrew Bascome Resigns to Focus on His ABC School

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Bermuda's Senior Men's National Football Coach Andrew Bascome has resigned, "to concentrate on his successful and growing ABC School". Terming Bascome's influence on the island's national teams and a host of individual football enthusiasts coached by his guidance, as "invaluable" the Bermuda Foot... Read more

Somerset & St George’s Teams Selected for 2017 Annual Cup Match Classic

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Both teams for the two-day 2017 annual Cup Match Classic were selected on Saturday night. Jordan DeSilva will lead Somerset Cricket Clubs team as captain with vice captain Malachi Jones. St George's Cricket Club's team will be led by Macai Simmons with vice captain Onias Bascome. The teams are... Read more

AC: Bermuda’s Sports Community Celebrates Unity in Sport & TeamBDA Finals

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Bermuda's newest international sporting team, the Red Bull Youth America's Cup is being celebrated today and tomorrow with a local flair in the America's Cup Village. The ACBDA said today: "National sporting groups and associations are showing their support for the team of nine young Bermudians w... Read more

AC: Emirates Team New Zealand Capsize But Determined to Get Back in Race Series

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  AC writer Ricardo Pinto reports: "The dramatic incident saw a mistake by Peter Burling and his Kiwi team lead to their boat digging its nose deep into the water, lifting its stern and capsizing, leaving three of the teams' sailors clinging on inside the cockpits on the starboard hull while... Read more