Three Bermuda athletes competed in the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) National Track and Field Championships 2022 on the opening day at the Thomas Robinson National Stadium.
Sakari Famous has won the Womenís Open High Jump with a top leap of 1.80m.
Caitlyn Bobb has advanced to the Girls 100 Meter Dash Under 20-year-old Final with the second-fastest time of 11.86 after finishing second in Heat 2.
Stephan Dill finished 7th in Heat One of the Menís 100 Meter Dash Open clocking a time of 11:03 finishing 20th overall.
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Minors Wins Battle Road 800m Race
Dage Minors competed in the Battle Road Track Club Track Meet winning the Menís 800 meters.
At the Meet hosted at the Bentley University in Massachusetts. Minors won Heat 1 clocking a time of 1:51.60, his time neat out a total field of 27 competitors.
Minors said, ďThe weather wasnít great at Bentley, it was cold and windy. Iím grateful to get the win after a hard/good week of training.
I am halfway thru this year and Iíve learned a lot about myself and other people. The biggest takeaway for sure is to always back yourself, the other one is the journey is better with people around.
Iíve had to dig deep, we all have. I have got some great people around that push me, hold me accountable, and most importantly never give up on me.Ē
Monday, June 20, 2022
Bermuda's NACAC Outdoor Track & Field Rankings
The NACAC Outdoor Rankings up to June 6th sees a number of Bermuda Track and Field athletes ranked.
Jah-Nhai Perinchief is ranked 5th in the Menís Triple Jump with a top leap of 16.95m.
Dage Minors is ranked 16th in the Menís 1500 meters with a time of 3:45.46, and he is also ranked 19th in the Menís 5000 meters, with a time of 14:31.22.
In the Menís 800 meters, Nirobi Smith Mills is ranked 30th after a time of 1:50.75.
Sakari Famous is ranked 10th in the Womenís High Jump with a top leap of 1.84m which is also the National Record.
Caitlyn Bobb is ranked 23rd in the Womenís 400 meters after clocking a time of 52.32.
The Bermuda Under 20 Womenís 4◊100 meter Relay Team of Bobb, Keturah Bulford-Trott, Sanaa Rae Morris and Zakayza Parsons set a new Womenís Under 20 Nationals Record as they are ranked 14th with a time of 46.13.
The Bermuda Under 20 Womenís 4◊400 meter Relay Team of Morris, Bulford-Trott, Shayla Cann, and Bobb are ranked 13th with a time of 3:48.69 which is the Under 20 Womenís National Record.
The Bermuda Under 18 Womenís 4◊400 meter Relay Team of Madisyn Bobb, SíNya Cumbermatch, Jaeda Grant, and Elise Dickinson are ranked 205th with a time of 4:03.23.
Tiara DeRosa is ranked 24th in the Womenís Discus Throw with a top toss of 46.72 meters.
Friday, June 17, 2022
Bermuda Pacers Relay Classic 2022
The Bermuda Pacers Relay Classic took place at the National Sports Center Flora Duffy South Field Stadium.
Harrington Sound Primary won the combined Primary School Division with 32 points, while West End Primary finished second with 30 points, and Purvis primary finished third with 28 points.
Sandyís Secondary won the Middle School Division with 32 points, Dellwood was second with 26 points, and Whitney institute finished third with 24 points.
Cedarbridge Academy edged The Berkeley Institute to claim the High School Division title. Cedarbridge finished with 36 points, while Berkeley finished with 34, Saltus Grammar finished third with 14 points.