Kent Gabourel & BSFC El Pescador team win in Weekend Warriors’ road championships
Saturday, June 18th, 2016
Kent “Bob” Gabourel of the Kulture Megabytes team and the BFSC El Pescador team came out big winners in the Weekend Warriors cycling club national road championships on the Hummingbird and George Price Highways, as Gabourel finished solo in the road race at Leslie’s Imports in Belize City on Sunday, June 12.
Bob Gabourel had ridden the 68 miles from the Sibun Bridge on the Hummingbird Highway, to the finish line at Leslie’s Imports, coming in solo. Bob punctuated his dominance of the competition by getting off his bike and carrying it across the finish line, much to the amusement of his teammate Vallan Symns who rode in 2nd.
Andrew Vasquez of the BFSC El Pescador team from San Pedro finished 5th behind Daniel Cano – 3rd and Barney Brown – 4th.
Alicia Thompson also of the Kulture Megabytes team finished 8th and was the first woman rider.
Individual Time Trials
Daniel Cano – Team Santino’s – 30:51
2nd Kent Gabourel – Team Kulture Megabytes – 32:12
3rd Isiah Willacey – Team F.T.Williams – 32:44.
4th Fitzgerald “Palas” Joseph – Team Lampaz – 33:45
5th Warren Coye – Team Santino’s – 34:26.
6th Andrew Vasquez – Team BFSC El Pescador – 37:57
Charles Garay of the BSFC El Pescador team finished 10th and Arden Garay of the BSFC El Pescador team was 12th in the B Division 62-mile road race from the Caves Branch Bridge on the Hummingbird.
B Division individual Time Trials
1st Francis Cassasola – Team Santino’s – 36:09
2nd Ryan Willoughby – – Team SMART Zoom – 36:36
3rd Ian Abraham – Team SMART Zoom – 37:06.
4th Steven Robinson – Team Caribbean Tires – 37:09
5th Charles Garay – Team BFSC El Pescador – 37:41.
6th Hector Tzuleta – Truckers Posse – 37:49
7th Willie Chan – Truckers Posse 38:21.
8th Santino Castillo – Team Santino’s – 38:56.
9th Arden Garay – Team BFSC El Pescador – 39:11.
10th Sean Duncan – Team SMART Zoom – 42:09.
Ed Blank and Lisa Berger, both of the BSFC El Pescador team, were 2nd and 3rd in the C Division 52-mile race from the Belmopan roundabout with the Hummingbird Highway to Leslie’s, behind Enrique Morales of the Caribbean Tires team clocked 3:00:55 for 1st place.
The BSFC El Pescador team swept the 3 top spots in the
C Division Time Trials
1st Ed Blank – Team BFSC El Pescador – 38:23
2nd Ingmar Perera – Team BFSC El Pescador – 38:45
3rd Lisa Berger – Team BFSC El Pescador – 39:58
4th Valentine Sosa – Truckers Posse – 41:37 and
5th Steve Gill – Team SMART Zoom – 41:41.
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