THE defunct Werweran ed Mangaldan bikefest is back but it will not be bankrolled by the municipal government.
Excellent Noodles of Juverps Corporation owned by Paranaque City cyclist Alex Billan is funding the event that will be dubbed this year as “Excellent Noodles Werweran ed Mangaldan” to be staged on March 5 in line with the celebration of the town fiesta.
The cycling road race is exclusively for 38 years old and above which will start at Barangay Buenlag and to pass the places of San Jacinto, San Fabian, Damortis and Rosario of La Union, Sison, Pozorrubio, Binalonan, Urdaneta City, Manaoag, Mapandan and to finish across the elementary school of Barangay Buenlag with an approximate distance of 92 kilometers.
Cash prizes, trophies and medals are up for grabs with a maximum of 50 participants. (Jesus Garcia, Jr.)