The 49th staging of the Carifta Games got underway in Jamaica with Bermuda winning One Medal on the Opening Day.
Caitlyn Bobb captured Bermuda’s first Carifta Games 2022 Medal when she finished 3rd in the Under 20 Girls 400 Meter Run Final clocking a time of 53.12 for the Bronze Medal.
During the Under 17 Girls 400 Meter Run Final, S’Nya Cumbermatch clocked a time of 1:00.23 finishing 6th.
Fenella Wightman finished 8th competing in the Under 17 Girls 1500 Meter Run clocking a time of 4:59.98, while Simeon Hayward finished 8th in the 17-19 Boys 1500 Meter Run clocking 4:20.41.
Denver Tucker in the Finals of the Under 17 Boys 100 Meter Dash finished 7th clocking a time of 11.06.
J’Naz Richards finished 7th in Heat 3 of the Under 17 Girls 100 Meter Dash, her time of 13.26 saw her miss out on a spot in the Semi-Finals finishing 18th overall. Zenji Washington was ruled out of the race after she had a False Start in Heat 4.
S’Nya Cumbermatch advanced to the Under 17 Girls 400 Meter Run Finals after finishing 8th in the Preliminaries clocking a time of 1:02.41.
J’auza James began competing in the Octathlon, during the Under 20 Boys 100 Meter Dash, James finished 9th with a time of 11.90. James would not record a leap in the Under 20 Boys Long Jump.
Caitlyn Bobb advanced to the Under 20 Girls 400 Meter Run Finals after clocking the fastest Preliminary time of 53.95.
Denver Tucker advanced to the Semi-Finals of the Under 17 Boys 100 Meter Dash after finishing 2nd in Heat 1 with a time of 11.20, his time saw him finish 6th, while Miles Outerbridge finished 17th overall clocking 11.62.
Zakayza Parson, and Keturah Bulford-Trott competing in the 17-19 Girls 100 Meter Dash, Parsons finished 11th with a time of 12.26, while Bulford-Trott finished 13th clocking 12.28.