Saturday, August 07, 2010

National Rider Wins Cross Country Event In Langkawi Mountain Bike Challenge

LANGKAWI, Aug 7 (Bernama) -- National rider Masziyaton Mohd Radzi emerged as the winner in the cross country event of the Women's Elite Category at the inaugural TM Langkawi International Mountain Bike Challenge 2010 at Tok Senik here Saturday while Australian Lachlan Norris won in the Men's Elite Category.

Masziyaton, 22, fought of a keen challenge from Indonesia's Kusmawati Yazid and Nguyen Thanh Dam from Vietnam over the 4.3km route in capturing the title.


Kusmawawati finished second while Nguyen had to settle for third placing.

"It was a real challenging route but the track was very good in helping me prepare for the Asian Cycling Championships in South Korea next month.... more
..from : Bernama..