We Stand United Cycle Club’s, James Joseph kept the Golden Arrowhead flying in the USA last weekend when he won the Master Men 65+ category race at the Meridian Bank Great Valley Criterium in Malvern, Pennsylvania.
Joseph, topped a field of ten riders in his category, clocking one hour, 22 seconds (1:00:22) to win ahead of Paul Korner (ActiveYards /Trek) who was timed at 1:00:24, the same time as the third-placed Mark Hastings (QCW Cycling p/b Cadence Cycling).
Combining the 55+ and 65+ categories, Joseph placed eighth overall.
Meanwhile, another Guyanese, Jamaul John (CRCA/Foundation Elite Team) placed eighth in his category, crossing the line in 1:51:23. This race was won by Dylan Bibic (Premier Tech u23) in 1:50:46 with second place going to Clever Martinez (Miami Blazers) 1:50:47.
John’s teammate, Jamol Eastmond took the final podium spot in 1:50:48. A total of 102 riders contested this category with 13 not completing the distance.