Saint Lucia will be hosting the annual Caribbean Community (CARICOM) 10K road race on Sunday, June 30 2019.
The annual event will precede the 40th regular meeting of CARICOM heads of government to be held from July 3-5 at the Sandals Grande Saint Lucian Hotel.
According to CARICOM Today, the 10-K in male and female categories will begin at Rodney Bay and culminate at the park across from the Castries Waterfront.
“There will be an accompanying 5-k, as well as a 1-K for the special guests who will be in Saint Lucia for the Heads of Government Meeting,” CARICOM Today said.
First place 10K winners will each receive an enviable US$1000, second place will win US$800, and third place US$500, it was reported.
Additionally, the senior male first place winner will receive the CARICOM Chairman’s Trophy, while the female champion will be awarded the CARICOM Secretary General’s Trophy, CARICOM Today disclosed.