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Cyclist Quincy Jones dies on bike

ALEX DOWNES, [email protected]

Cyclist Quincy Jones dies on bike

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QUINCY JONES WAS born to ride.

The well-known biker and race car driver loved the thrill that came with high speeds. However, yesterday Jones took his last ride as he perished in a horrific early-morning crash at Welches, St Thomas.

The mangled blue and black Ninja bike told its own story. Jones died on the scene, becoming Barbados’ fourth road fatality so far this year. quincy-jones

And while he might have been better known in motor sport circles, the 27-year-old Bibby’s Lane, St Michael resident’s first love was cycling. Jones came from a family of top-performing cyclists, and for some time he followed in the footsteps of his father Ian Perryman as both father and son represented Barbados in the sport. (AD)

Please read the full story in today’s Weekend Nation, or in the eNATION edition.