Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Raynor confirmed athletes hoping to meet the Bermuda Carifta Standards will begin overseas competition this weekend.
“We are sending our local Carifta athlete possibilities to a meet this weekend in Bahamas to compete in the Star Performers Track Classic. There are 16 athletes traveling and three coaches, Terry Lynn Paynter, Devon Bean and Freddie Evans.
“We are trying to give our local athletes some overseas competition in order for them to qualify for the games and exposure. They will be competing against some of the athletes who will be competing at the Carifta Games as well.”
Representing Bermuda are Mikal Dill, Razi Garland, Amias Lightbourne, Jauza James, Ryan Outerbridge, Sancho Smith, Thomas Marshall, Kahzi Sealey, Jannis Roberts, Za’Kayza Parsons, Minny Wainwright, Jahzari Talbot, Adriana Argent, Daria Desmond, Kesay Bell, Kisaye Bell and Eleanor Richmond.