Winners of the National category of the 6th Lof Cycling Challenge 2016 yesterday. Picture: BT/Yee Chun Leong
BY YEE CHUN LEONG
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN - G530 Racing Team A were crowned champions of the 6th Lof Cycling Challenge 2016 yesterday.
The team of Azmi Abd Hadzid, Shannon Basman and Yudi Rachmad Mursidi combined for a total time of 7:59:35 to claim the 102km event which started and ended near the National Tennis Centre of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas. Team Giant Miri finished second on 7:59:49 while Belait Cycling Club A completed the podium clocking a combined time of 8:00:44.
“The quality of riders in Brunei is now incredible. All have prepared for this race and that’s why it was hard to break away from the main peloton,” said national cycling coach Yafiz Jamaluddin in an interview with The Brunei Times yesterday.
Present as the guest of honour to present the winners prizes was the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Hj Awg Halbi Hj Mohd Yusof.
-- Courtesy of The Brunei Times