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Bermuda Building Gymnastics Program - By Hand
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The Bermuda Gymnastics Association is building its program from the bottom up, literally by hand. When Duke Nelligan, who coached the Univ. of Maryland for 31 years, arrived on the island a year and a half ago, he found dismal conditions. But Nelligan rolled up his sleeves and built spotting rigs and beams with anything he could find. "If I see something on the side of the road I'll ask for it if I think we can make use of it," he said. "The U.S. Navy left a lot of pipes here, a lot of wood has been donated to us and we have people who drop off pieces of equipment at our doorstep thinking that perhaps we could use it." Click here to read more.

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