With a convincing victory within the triathlon of athlete Flora Duffy, the nation of Bermuda has formally entered the record of nations that gained the Olympic gold medal 2020.
The content material of the triathlon on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics contains: 1.5 km swimming, 40 km biking and 10 km working. Bermuda’s Flora Duffy actually broke by in her competitors. In the working half, this feminine athlete dominated the observe and completed in 1:55.36 – 1 minute 14 seconds sooner than the second runner.
The convincing victory of athlete Flora Duffy made historical past for Bermuda – a small nation situated within the North Atlantic Ocean. It is understood that that is the primary time Bermuda has gained the distinguished Gold medal of Onlympic.
“I just hope my win inspires the youth of Bermuda that even though we come from a small country, that doesn’t mean we can’t do great things in the world.“, Duffy instructed CNN’s interview.
Duffy mentioned, this isn’t the primary time she introduced a gold medal for her nation. In 2018, she gained general on the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast. That identical 12 months, she was awarded the Order of the British Empire by Prince Charles.
“I just realized that my dream has come true”, mentioned Duffy as he stood on the rostrum receiving the Olympic gold medal.
Bermuda is a really small archipelago situated within the north Atlantic Ocean and is a part of a British Overseas Territory. Bermuda’s inhabitants is now about 63,000. Despite its very small space, this archipelago can be identified for its affluent financial system and really developed tourism trade due to the presents that nature bestows.
Bermuda is known for its lovely island landscapes, together with uncommon pink sand seashores made from seashells and purple coral. Here are some well-known landscapes within the smallest nation that simply gained the Olympic medal in Tokyo 2020: