Caitlin Conyers raced the women’s individual time trial on Wednesday (May 1) in Pachuca de Soto, Mexico, representing Bermuda in the continental championships.

According to Peter Dunne, President of the Bermuda Bicycle Association, she finished the 22 kilometer course in a time of 32:35 for an average speed of 40.5kph and putting her in 10th place.

Conyers is also competing in the 88 kilometer women’s road race on Friday, while Dominique Mayho will race in the elite men’s road race (176 kilometers) on Sunday.

The host city is at almost 8,000 feet of altitude, bringing a new dimension to the challenge of this event which attracts many of the top riders from the continent.