4th Annual Aqua Water 40 mile cycle road race pedals off in Berbice today
Cyclists in the Ancient County of Berbice and those affiliated to the Flying Aces Cycling club will today get the opportunity to wet their appetites with the staging of the 4th Annual Banks DIH Limited Aqua Water 40 miles cycle road race.
Beverage Giants, Banks Limited recently handed over the sponsorship package to Coordinator and coach of the Club Randolph Roberts at Banks DIH Berbice Branch at Main and New Street in New Amsterdam, by Banks DIH Berbice Regional Manager Reggie Matthews and Berbice Sales Manager Joshua Torrezao.
There will be various prizes up for grabs with the first six cyclists to cross the finishing line collecting the lion’s share. There will also be prizes for the outstanding riders in the veterans, juniors, juveniles, females and 12-14 categories along with a number of sprint prizes.
The event is expect to pedal off at 09:00 hrs from in front of Banks DIH New Amsterdam Branch and proceed to Adventure on the Corentyne and then back to the place of origin.
The defending champion is Neil Reece, while Mercia Dick is the defending female champion. Officials of the beverage company are expected to be on hand to start the race and distribute the prizes at the end.