Keion Robateau is Junior Cross Country Champion Print E-mail
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Thursday, 03 April 2014 00:00

The Cycling Federation of Belize held its 15th Annual Junior Cross Country Cycling Classic on Sunday March 30, 2014. The event started from the Succotz Ferry in San Jose Succotz Village to Leslie’s Imports on the George Price Highway.

Some 20 junior cyclists started the race and at the end of 3:41:27, it was Keion Robateau of BELCOL Uprising cycling Team that captured 1st place. Robateau was then followed by his team-mate Delon Gentle, who completed the race in a time of 3:46:00. The third rider to cross the finish line was former champion Zamir Guerra of Cayo High Road, and he was followed by Philip Mencias of Mando’s Cycling Team, and then followed by Tarique Flowers of Benny’s Megabytes Jr. to round off the top five finishers in the race.

The other finishers in the race included, Delawn Abraham of Benny’s Megabytes, Zahir Figueroa of BELCOL Uprising, and he was followed by Devin Azueta of Cayo High Road and he completed the course in a time of 4:03:41, followed by Darien Anderson, who is unattached and he finished in a time of 4:06:32, and then followed by Dennis Arnold unattached in a time of 4:07:33 to round off the top ten finishers in this year’s Junior Cross Country Classic.

Keion Robateau received for his prize a 4 year Tertiary Scholarship sponsored by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, $800.00 sponsored by BEL, trophy sponsored by Megabytes Cycling Club and a Samsung Netbook sponsored by Digicell.

Delon Gentle received for his prize $500.00 sponsored by BEL and a trophy, while Zamir Guerra received $300.00 sponsored by BEL and a trophy.

We say congratulations to the winner and all the participants in the Junior Cross Country Cycling Classic.