Making country proud – Rinku Thakur

The best and youngest mountain biking weapon of India “Rinku Thakur” has seen enough podiums already and his journey has just started. Currently standing #1 in Asian Enduro Series ranking (Junior Category) Rinku has been regularly making his hometown and country proud. Know more about young lad Rinku in this exclusive interview by Freerider Mountain Bike Magazine. Rinku Thakur Hometown: Manali Current Bike: Yeti SB6 Years Riding: Riding fulltime since 2013 Current sponsors: Himalayan Mountain Bike Network FR MTB: How did you get into mountain biking? RINKU: I started my…

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Coming soon in India: Polygon Siskiu

With Asian Enduro series and various other enduro mountain bike races taking place in Asia-Pacific, Our country is next in the list as Himalayan Enduro Championship will be the first Enduro mountain bike race of India that will take place during the 5th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival (11th to 14th October). This one day race will be divided in 3 special stages which are extremely steep and technical. You’d be glad to ride a good enduro mountain bike in this race and Polygon’s new range might be a good weapon.…

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AES Nepal 2018 – Done and Dusted

Asian Enduro Series Nepal 2018, the third edition of its kind organized by Gnarly, successfully concluded in the hills of Nagarkot, along the eastern rim of Kathmandu, Nepal. Almost a hundred international participants and half as many Nepalese riders took part in the heart pumping action on 8 special stages. The race by far is unprecedented in Nepal in terms of foreign participation for a mountain biking stage race. The first two days of AES Nepal were practice, and the second two days were race days, with eight enduro special…

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Video: Asian Enduro Series 2017 | Rd 1 – Nepal

The second edition of Asian Enduro Series has successfully concluded along the rugged hills of Nagarkot, east of Kathmandu, with more than 80 participants from 17 countries. The race, organised by Gnarly and based off Hotel Country Villa, took place from 6th to 9th April, the first two days (6th and 7th) being practice days and last two days (8th and 9th) being race days. Riders rolled past the tower and through a melange of jungles, serene settlements and paddy fields. Sponsored by Gravity Nepal and powered by Red Bull,…

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