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Amado Cruz leads La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge winners PACT to claim Boom to City Canoe Race

Posted: Monday, February 20, 2023. 4:50 pm CST.

Photo Credit: William George Ysaguirre

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Team PACT comprising Olympian Amado Cruz, Daniel Cruz Sr, and Jerry Cante showed on Sunday that they are well prepared to defend their Belikin La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge title as they captured the Boom to the City Race ‘Powered by Guinness’ in two hours, 37 minutes, and 15 seconds (2:37:15).

PACT, sponsored by the Belize Tourism Board, won by 22 seconds over Slim and Trim like Guava Limb, consisting of Javier Guardado, Danny Cruz Jr, and Andres Cabb, who were clocked at 2:37:37.

Koop Sheet Metal (Christian Lopez, Carlos Linarez) were third in 2:40:39. UES (Ultimate Electrical Solutions – Hener Cruz, Roy Cano, Clayton Cabb) paddled in fourth in 2:43:05. The Wateva Boyz comprising Adrian Williams, Darren Williams, and Miguel Magandid finished fifth in 2:43:29.

Twenty-five teams competed in the Boom to the City Race that started at Riverside Park in Burrell Boom to Riverside Tavern in Belize City. That was the last race before the four-stage Belikin La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge which comes up from March 3-6 from San Ignacio to Belize City.

Men’s Category

1st Team PACT, Amado Cruz, Daniel Cruz, Jerry Cante – 2:37:15

2nd Slim and Trim like Guava Limb – Javier Guardado, Danny Cruz Jr, Andres Cabb – 2:37:37

3rd Koop Sheet Metal – Christian Lopez, Carlos Linarez – 2:41:38

4th UES (Ultimate Electrical Solutions) – Hener Cruz, Roy Cano, Clayton Cabb –– 2:43:05

5th Wateva Boyz – Adrian Williams, Darren Williams, Miguel Magandid – 2:43:29

6th Riverside Crew – Allen Lopez, Oscar Cordon, Efrain Cruz – 2:45:16

7th San Ignacio-Santa Elena Town Council’s “Wata Glydaz” – Armin Lopez Jr, Armin Lopez Sr, Jason Trapp – 2:46:08

Family Adventure

1st More Tomorrow Boyz – Jonathan Giron, Gerson Girson, Jermaine Sutherland – 2:48:29

2nd Audubon Green Guardians D-Pest – Rhuan Sho, Roel Sho, Rudolph Sho – 2:50:41

3rd “Canooe Belize it” – Dustin Reyes, Chelsea Reyes, Berrisford Reyes – 3:06:20

4th Watt A Ting – Johnny Watt, Mike and Thomas Searle – 3:25:12

5th Pro Solar Paddlers – Delroy Haylock, Eddy Castillo, Cuba – 3:30:50


1st The Hive – Efrian Cruz, Elmer Cruz, Brian Cruz – 2:53:32


1st SeaSure Real Estate/ Wild Pet Food” – Wilberto Daniels, Avis Guydis, Jermaine Sanchez – 2:54:21

2nd Western Invadaz – Brady Ayala, Roxana Lemus, Michael Moreno – 3:03:49


1st Hells Bells – Leroy Romero, Dave Newton, Luis Martin – 2:55:48

2nd “2C’s & 1B” – Mike De Abrea, Cheryl Olson, Chris Guydis, – 2:58:15

Students (Intramural)

1st MT Cutters: Christian Sutherland, Ryan Woods, Julian Aldana – 3:01:36

2nd University of Belize 1 – Alex Sosa, John Myvett, Kirk Williams – 3:16:21

3rd University of Belize 2 – Keane Gillett, Elton Henderson, Brent Dubon – 3:56:10.


1st BATSUB/RF&G Life “Turtle Express”: Pierre Obando, Zummer Hernandez 3:00:09

2nd Universal Hardware – Jimmy Donis, Josue Giron – 3:08:52

3rd Quality Poultry Products – Keron Cabb, Jose Perez – 3:12:14

4th “Flick” – Ostim & Kurt – 3:12:18


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