The Carifta Games 2019 got underway in the Cayman Islands, with Bermuda winning 2 Medals on the Opening Day.
Caitlyn Bobb Gold Medal
Caitlyn Bobb won Bermuda’s First Gold Medal of the Games when she won the Under 17 Women's 400 Meters clocking a time of 53.69, Bobb earlier stopped the clock in a time of 54.39 during the Under 17 Women's 400 Meters Preliminaries, while Sanaa Rae Morris was 10th clocking 58.83 in the Preliminaries.
Nathan Armstrong would capture Bermuda’s second Medal when he won the Bronze Medal during the Under 17 Men's 1500 Meters when he clocked time of 4:11.47, Nirobi Smith-Mills finished 10th clocking 4:22.08.
Isabell Dutranoit was 4th in the Under 20 Women's 1500 Meters crossing the line in a time of 4:43.56.
Amelia Othman finished 5th competing in the under 17 Women’s High Jump with a top leap of 1.60m.
Za’Kayza Parsons finished 6th in the Under 17 Women's 100 Meters Finals crossing the line in a time of 12.18, Parsons qualified for the Final when she finished with the 6th fastest Preliminary time of 12.34.
Chase Tanner just missed out Qualifying for the Under 17 Men's 100 Meters Final when he clocked the 9th fastest Preliminary time of 11.30, while Suresh Black finished 16th competing in the Under 20 Men's 100 Meters clocking 11.06.
Clevonte Lodge-Bean finished 15th competing in the Under 20 Men's 400 Meters with a time of 49.25.