Aziz Ssempijja was Saturday crowned as the 2017 Mountain Bike Champion in the Kabaka coronation races which were held in Mubende.
Ssempijja who clocked 3:38:26 went away with a dummy Jersey and USD200 (over Shs720,000) as the prize money.
Aloysious Ssekajigo and Alex Ssabika came second and third in that order to complete the money bracket positions.
In the Tippa category, Bukenya Ssalongo and his twin sons (Paul Kato and Peter Waswa) took the top 3 podium places to finish up an intense 85 kilometer circuit.
The races which were organized by the Uganda Cycling Federation to honor Kabaka Ronald Mutebi’s coronation were highly attended with 60 riders taking part in the two categories.
Aziz Ssempijja 3:38:2
Aloysious Ssekajigo 3:38:28
Alex Ssabika 3:40:32
Paul Kato 2:46:43
Bukenya Ssalongo 2:46:56
Peter Waswa 2:47:01