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UB Black Jaguars Clinch Second in La Ruta Maya River Challenge

The UB Black Jaguars once again paddled in the La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge and placed second in the Intramural Category. The team gave it their all from the first day where they came in second and they maintained the stamina and didn't let go of the second place. They also ranked fourteenth (14th) overall.

The paddlers were Anselmo Rash (Captain), Tariq Palacio and Evaristo Makin. The coaches were Mr. Stanley Humes, Mr. Claude Jones and Mr. Darren Bovell.

President Clement Sankat went to encourage the paddlers at the start of the race in San Ignacio and also congratulated them for their performance in Belize City on Monday. UB Black Jaguars at La Ruta Maya 2017

Congratulations to the UB Black Jaguars for proudly representing the University in this traditional race.

The NRM Club wwas also a proud UB ambassador as the students assisted in cleaning up along the river bank.

Paddle on Black Jaguars! UB Black Jaguars at La Ruta Maya 2017 UB Black Jaguars cross the finish line. UB Black Jaguars at La Ruta Maya 2017 UB Black Jaguars had supporters from the UB family along the way. UB Black Jaguars at La Ruta Maya 2017 The team received a trophy, cash prize and medals.

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