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Shalini Zabaneh captures fifth Cross Country title Print E-mail
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Thursday, 22 May 2014 00:00

shalini zabaneh.jpg - 123.15 KbThe Cycling Federation of Belize sponsored its 25th Annual Female Cross Country Cycling Classic on Sunday May 18, 2014 and the results of the race have now been recorded in the sports pages. The race started from in front of Columbus Park in San Ignacio town and concluded in front of Leslie’s Imports at Mile 2 on the George Price Highway.

At the end of some 3:12:54, Shalini Zabaneh of Team Sagitun was the first female rider to cross the finish line to capture her fifth cross country title.  Zabaneh received for her prize $1500.00 in cash from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports; $1500.00 from the Office of the Special Envoy for Women and Children; 6 ft trophy in memory of Kevin and Phillip Brannon; a round trip ticket to anywhere in Belize courtesy of Maya Island Air and a trophy from Jex Trophy.

The second rider to cross the finish line was Patricia Chavarria of Team BECOL and she received for her prizes $500.00 from the Belize City Council; $300.00 in cash from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports; one round trip ticket to anywhere in Belize courtesy of Maya Island Air and a trophy from Jex Trophy.

Patricia Chavarria also captures the Queen of the Hills Competition for 2014 with total cumulative points of 21. Chavarria won the full points at 62.5 miles (Go Slow), 60 miles 3 Sisters (back of Mount Hope), mile 53 (Brickwall) and at mile 29 (Top of Hill).

Kaya Cattouse of Smart C-Ray finished in the third position. She received for her prizes $300.00 cash in memory of Kevin and Phillip Brannon, $200.00 cash from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports and a trophy from Jex Trophy.

Alicia Thompson of Belize Bank Swoosh finished fourth. Thompson received $200.00 cash from Leslie’s Imports and a trophy from Jex Trophy. While Marinette Flowers who is unattached finished fifth. She received a $100.00 cash from Leslie’s Imports and a trophy from Jex Trophy.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 May 2014 15:02