Forde, Morgan dominate Telesur 10k in Suriname


GUYANA’S middle distance ‘King and Queen’ Cleveland Ford and Alika Morgan kept the Golden Arrowhead flying proudly in Suriname once again, when they carted off the top honours in the male and female categories respectively in the Telesur 10k road race which was contested on last Wednesday (May 1) in the neighbouring country.

Forde won the male open category ahead of his fellow Guyanese competitors in Kelvin Johnson who placed second and the third placed Lionel D’Andrade, while Morgan made her third successive defence of the female category, winning same in a time of 39:30 bettering last year’s time of 39:57.
Another Guyanese, Samuel Kaitan of Region 9, also competed in the event and placed a creditable third in the male junior category.