.Tokyo, Japan
Flora Duffy of Bermuda celebrates after winning an Olympic gold. (Photo credit: Twitter/@PanamSports)

  • Flora Duffy crossed the line in the women's race in an hour and 55 minutes and 36 seconds
  • I have achieved my dream of winning Bermuda's first gold medal, she said
  • It's bigger than me and that's a really cool moment, the athlete said

.Tokyo, Japan
Bermuda has its first Olympic gold (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Duffy's success makes Bermuda the smallest nation in terms of the population to ever win a gold medal
  • Britain's Georgia Taylor-Brown won the silver medal
  • Katie Zaferes of USA took the bronze