Arikchely Arikah from Sabah, Malaysia emerged winners in the 50km Men Open category of the Bear Hill Ultra Trail (BHUT) Brunei Loop First Series at Bukit Beruang in the Tutong district recently.
Brunei Darussalam pair Hardy Morsidi and Amir Fakhri finished in second and third place.
Meanwhile in the 50km Women Open category, Mailin from Sabah, Malaysia was crowned the winner.
Brunei Darussalam’s duo Leha Kooh and Noy Zain took the runners-up and third place.
The hill challenge acted as a final event before the month of Ramadhan and promoted recreational activities mainly through trek cycling in Bukit Beruang to members of the public.
BHUT Chairman Aqzi Heng binti Haji Md Affandi presented the prizes. Nine categories were contested including four categories covering a distance of 30km and five categories covering a distance of 50km.