Two days of pure mountain bike action on the best trails of Janjehli Valley, surrounded by spectacular scenery.
This unique mountain bike race will take racers through the scenic Janjehli Valley which is full of cascading streams, soothing greenery and epic trails. The mountain bike race course goes through a wide variety of terrain which can be challenging for even the most experienced racers.
This year’s course captures the unique flavor of the area in two fabulous days of racing. Cash prizes and medals will be awarded to winners, plus you get bragging rights for tackling this demanding mountain bike challenge.
1st PRIZE: INR 25,000
2nd PRIZE: INR 15,000
3rd PRIZE: INR 10,000
TOTAL DISTACE: 68 km
Day 1 Total Distance: 45 km | Competitive Stage: 36.78 km
Day 2 Total Distance: 23 km | Competitive Stage: 17.97 km (includes Bike-n-Hike)
Race Level: Very Demanding
LIMITED ENTRIES: Only 50 Riders
- What kind of bike should I get for this race?
A hardtail mountain bike or a short travel full suspension mountain bike would be ideal for this race.
- Can I race or ride on a hybrid or a cyclocross bike?
- I started riding few months ago. Can I race here?
We suggest that a rider should be fit and experienced for this race. There will be long steep climbing sections and technical trails where you will be required to hike with your bike. Downhill sections are equally challenging during this race. We would “NOT” recommend this race for beginners.
- When and where do I need to report for the race?
We advise you to report at Trekkers Hostel – Janjehli on 9th June 2017 by 5:00 PM.
- Is stay and food included in the entry fees?
Your stay from 9th to 11th and food is included in the entry fee.
- What kind of weather is predicted?
Janjehli is very pleasant during the day but becomes cold at night. We advise you to bring a warm layer for evenings. We also recommend to carry a rain jacket as rain showers are unpredictable in this area.
- Can I register at the venue?
All the final registrations can be done at Trekkers Hostel – Janjehli. You can also register before the race by filling the Online Registration Form and depositing entry fee at the following account details:
Name on account: Himalayan Mountain Bike Network
Account Number: 147101601000184
Account Type: Current
IFSC / Swift Code: CORP0001471
For any more queries feel free to call:
Mr. Ashwini Kumar: +91 941 807 5566
Mr. Naveen Barongpa: +91 941 861 2482 | +91 701 840 8060
Mr. Anil Kumar: +91 981 629 8063
Or Email: [email protected]