Urdaneta wins Ciudades Bike Fest-A A +A
Sunday, May 25, 2014
DAVAO CITY'S Ronnie Urdaneta crushed his respective rivals to capture the championship title of the 1st Ciudades Bike Festival, a 24 kilometer race held yesterday at Magsaysay Park to Ciudades, Mandug.
Urdaneta emerged champion in the mountain bike (MTB) race to pocket the champion’s prize of P4,000, defeating bemedalled Dexter Nonato and Reymark Legasan in second and third, respectively.
The winners' finishing times were unavailable as the official's stopwatch broke during the race.
A cash prize of P3,000 was awarded to Nonato while Legasan took home P2,000.
The fourth to 10th spots were awarded to Eric DhaveApinar, Nathaniel Carisma, Glenn Yap, Joel Parba, Jerald Caputol, April John Maniyog and Romney Demoral, respectively.
The MTB race attracted 48 seasoned cyclists from the cities of Davao, Tagum and General Santos.
A fun ride was also conducted wherein some 300 young cyclists, BMX riders and beginners participated.
Davao XC/Mumho Riders co-organized the Lapanday Properties Philippines Incorporated (LPPI) event headed by Mumho president Ferdie James Nervida.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on May 26, 2014.