Cyclists gearing up for summer events
The 15th Seven Seas 11-Stage Cycling Programme, sponsored by Massy and organised by National Coach Hassan Mohammed, will pedal off at the National Park from August 4-15.Mohammed, the veteran cycling coach, will again help to exhibit Guyana’s vast talent on two wheels with a number of top cyclists billed for the event. The 2017Flashback! 2017 winners, organisers and family at the 13th Regan Rodrigues Memorial Road Raceedition saw Raul Leal winning the senior 35-lap race while Nigel Duguid emerged winner of the junior 10-lap category.Meanwhile, the 14th annual Regan Rodrigues Memorial 46-Mile Road Race sponsored by Ricks and Sari Industries will ride off on Sunday, August 5, starting from the West Bank at the Harbour Bridge to Bushy Park and back. Rodrigues was a former champion motor racer and cyclist as well as a former President of the Guyana Cycling Federation.Last year’s champ, a top rider in the senior category, Jamaul John will be looking forward to a repeat while junior winner Briton John will also seek to emerge champ as he did last year.