The Myth Of Tatra

The Tatra is a combination of love for the mountains, culture and the mountain biking. While filming, we really spent a lot of time there, and the mountains in Slovakia are spectacular. Initial estimates were slightly different, but when shooting outside, inmost cases, it is not easy to prepare a time schedule. Man often does not consider the fact that with every step an unforeseen situations might occur. During the shooting we had a lot of fun and enjoyed nature at full blast. On the other side, we have spent…

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Laxmi Magar | Rider Interview

Also featured in Issue #26 | March – April 2015 Nickname: Tin Tin Age: 28 Hometown: Nuwakot, Nepal Years riding: 7 Years Current bike: Scott Favorite drinks: Coke Music: Any music that makes me feel good.   FR MTB MAG: How did mountain biking come about for you? Laxmi: Mountain biking came as a physical fitness activity in my life but soon I realized it helped me relaxing my mind at the same time.   FR MTB MAG: Riders that inspire you? Laxmi: Ajay Pandit Chettri   FR MTB MAG:…

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BMX for everyone

Fitness is a new fad in major Indian cities these days. Occasional marathons, aerobics, yoga workshops are held every weekend and have encouraged lot of people to adopt physical activities and not stay addicted to office cubical. Similar weekend activities are also organized regularly in Chandigarh. However this Sunday saw an addition to these workshops by adding BMX performance. The local BMX gang under the guidance of Jeewan Jeet Singh was invited by the organizer at Sukhna Lake and were the main attraction during this event. These lads did not…

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