Track racing is heating up in Trinidad with 3 weekends of back to back racing. The action starts tonight in San Fernando and peaks at the Easter International Grand Prix.
A summary of the events are shown below …
Mar 30, 2017 – San Fernando City Corporation, Track Meet – Skinner Park
Mar 31, 2017 – Southern Games – Criterium – Southern Main Road – Marabella
April 1, 2017 – Luces Brothers – Skinner Park, San Fernando (new venue)
April 2, 2017 – Southern Games – Guaracara Park
April 8, 2017 – Barracuda Track Meet – Day 1
April 9, 2017 – Barracuda Track Meet – Day 2
April 14, 2017 Easter International Cycling Grand Prix – Arima Velodrome
April 15, 2017 Easter International Cycling Grand Prix – Arima Velodrome
April 17, 2017 Easter International Cycling Grand Prix – National Cycling Centre
Our Hummingbirds are missing the opportunity to race in our own back yard as Irwin Park is not ready for racing. The Luces Brothers event, originally scheduled for Irwin Park had to be moved to Skinner Park as the safety rails have yet to be installed.
Best wishes to our Hummingbirds and safe cycling to all!
To get all of the details of the racing, click on the link to the TTCF website.http://ttcyclingfederation.org/track/track-events/
The TTCF held a Criterium Keep Fit on a sunny March 12, 2017 at the Diego Martin Highway. Once again, kudos to the TTCF for hosting races for all categories, from Under 7 to 70+.
Our Hummingbirds had a strong contingent at the event, eager to mix it up with the other race eager cyclists. Marlon Joseph led the way with a top of podium finish in the Masters 40-49 – 2 Laps. Joey Nunes was 2nd in the Masters 70+ – 1 Lap.
Full results of the event are available per the link below
Many thanks to Mariela Bruzual for the Elite event photo.
Best wishes to all of our other cyclists as they get ready for the long 2017 season … Attitude is everything … Smile … Enjoy the challenge that brings out the best in you … Ride for Fun … Train to Win!
The TTCF 2017 track season kicked off with the 1st in a series of events at the Arima Velodrome on Saturday March 11. There cyclists were provided a full program of 34 events, with races for the under 9 to to the over 70 cyclists.
The Hummingbirds were present and did not disappoint. In the 500 meter events, Peter Hernandez was 4th in Masters 60 – 69, Joey Nunes was 2nd in the 70+ and in the Masters 40 – 49, Rocky Hosein was 1st and Marlon Joseph was 2nd.
Sheldon Ramjit was 4th in the Elite 1 + 2 – 10 Lap Snowball, while in the Masters 40-49 – 1 Lap, Marlon Joseph was 1st.
For a full list of the results see below
The picture shows Joey with Junior Farrell sharing a lighter moment during final preparation for the upcoming meet. They are training at the new velodrome in Siparia.
Best wishes to all of our cyclists!by hummingbirdscc