The Bermuda Bicycle Association (BBA) recognized the support of Axa XL (formerly XL Catlin) and KPMG for their support of the 2018 Junior Caribbean Cycling Championships and Bermuda team.
BBA junior team members Ziani Burgesson, Nazarai Fox and Alexander Miller presented a framed team jersey to representatives of the two firms to show their appreciation for the support the two companies extended to the Association.
The Bermuda team comprised of Alyssa Rowse, Kaden Hopkins, Alexander Pilgrim, Matthew Oliveira, Nicholas Narraway, Burgesson, Fox and Miller.
Axa XL was the title sponsor of the event held in August and which attracted the best junior cyclists from the Caribbean to Bermuda to compete for the regional titles.
Motivated by the opportunity to race an international field in front of a home crowd Team Bermuda dominated the event, claiming all six titles available and garnering an additional two bronze medals. Representing Axa XL to accept the gift was Andrew Davis.
KPMG has agreed to sponsor the junior team, providing funding which will allow additional opportunities for BBA juniors to compete internationally and further their cycling abilities. Charles Thresh was on hand to receive the recognition of the team members and provide further encourage to continue to excel in all aspects of their development.