Zefal Bailey and Peter Durrant on Saturday secured wins in the St. Vincent Cycling Union’s Eyes-R-Us/TV Consultant 45 miles Road Race between Colonarie and North Union.
The event was the 10th one the Cycling Union’s Race programme for the year. Weather conditions and funeral along the route forced organisers to make a route adjustment.
Instead of racing between Georgetown and Colonarie. The Riders competed for 10 laps between Colonarie and North Union, a distance of 45 miles.
Zefal Bailey clipped Lucky Antrobus for the win in the Under-40 category, while Peter Durrant continue ruling the over-40’s, winning by over 4 minutes over the nearest rival.
Bailey won in 2 hours 21 minutes, 53 seconds followed by Antrobus, in 2 hours, 21 minutes, 72 seconds. Desmond Cox in the top three for the first time clocked-2 hours, 28 minutes, 28 seconds.
Durrant in the Over-40’s won in 2 hours, 21 minutes, 14 seconds.
Orel George finished second in 2 hours, 25 minutes, 26 seconds, with Curtis Lewis third in 2 hours, 25 minutes, 33 seconds.
Shawn chandler, was the lone competitor in the Mountain Bike category leading rider 2014, Cammie Adams failed to start owing to a mechanical problem. Mechanical issues also prevented four other riders from completing the course.