The Guyanese cycling duo of Scott Savory and Hamza Eastman produced stellar performances at last weekend’s
Tour of Somerville in the United States.
The Tour of Somerville Cycling Series is an exciting two-day event of competitive cycling for professionals and amateurs over Memorial Day weekend in New Jersey.
Savory, who represented Guyana at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland in 2014, is a (Crca/lupus Racing Team rider, powered to victory in the Men’s Category 1 event in 1:51:38, beating countryman, the multi-talented Hamza Eastman (Team Cocos) into second place, while Carlos Andres Brenes Mata was third. Geron Williams, another Guyanese, finished seventh in that event.
Another Guyanese in Stepano Husbands of Team Cocos finished third in the Category 2-3 event, as he was beaten by winner Euri Madera and second placed Lynn Murray.
Husbands also second in another Category 3 event, while James Joseph followed in third. Geron Williams finished in sixth place in a Category 1-2 event, while Eastman placed 10th in the same race.