The Bermuda Bicycle Association have sanctioned a Sinclair Packwood Memorial Youth Race.
The 2019 BBA Race season is well underway, with racing covered by www.islandstats.com on race days, and we intend to bring you coverage yet again of Bermuda Athletes in action and not just on a Holiday.
The Sinclair Packwood Memorial Youth Race which is the brainchild of Anton Gilbert will take place on May 24th and will start from Fort Hill on Middle Road.
The riders will follow the race course to its end on Cedar Avenue.
Monday, May 13, 2019
White Competes in Rochester Twilight Criterium
Conor White competed in the Rochester Twilight Criterium.
White competed in the Pro/1 Menís Field, with many Professional Teams and strong amateur teams competing in the race.
White managed to cross the line in 1:41.20, he finished 4 seconds behind the winner Robert Sroka who was clocked at 1:41.16.
Whiteís time would see him finish in 18th place in the Division out of 69 entries.
Sunday, May 12, 2019
BBA Winners Edge Road Race Round Up
Action in Flatt's
The Bermuda Bicycle Associationís Road Race season resumed with the Winners Edge Road Race.
In a photo finish in the Adult A Division VT Construction / Madisonís Jamie Cousins edged his teammate Domonique Mayho as both had the same time of 50:28.9, finishing in third place was Darren Glasford who clocked 51:47.8.
Garth Fleming was the first Adult b Division bike to cross the line clocking a time of 51:47.8, the second and third place riders in the Division both had the same time. Christopher Eaton and Kian Wookey both clocked 51:50.8.
Ashley Cooper won the Womenís Division race, while Wenda Roberts was second and Jennifer Lightbourne finished third.
Three team leaders including Kaden Hopkins representing Fort Lewis College Menís Cycling went down with one lap to go at Collegiate Nationals in Augusta.
A front pack of cyclist including Hopkins crashed on a fast descent, with officials calling the race short due to crashes and a potential storm.
Thursday, May 09, 2019
White Competes in College Criterium
Conor White competed in the Ontario Police College Criterium recently, the race is part of the Ontario Cup series.
This was Whiteís first race completing in the Elite Category 1/2 after moving up from the Elite Category 3.
White managed to cross the line in a second Group bunch Sprint at the end of the 90 minute race in a time of 1:25:45, finishing 11th overall as there was a breakaway of 8 riders one minute ahead of the group.
White also managed to claim two primes that were awarded during the race.