14th National MTB Championship 2017 | XC

Monsoon skies of Pune, Maharashtra, looked over the 14th Indian MTB National Championship 2017, held at the ‘Oxford Golf Resort’ on the outskirts of Pune City. This year again ‘Starkenn Giant’ powered the event, pushing the quality of the track, as well as the race. The 3 day event included Cross Country Mass start and Time trials split into, Men and Women juniors, sub-juniors, youth and Elite. The track designed by GT Adventures for 2017 included straight wide sprint sections leading to a steep, 800 mts technical descent, a section…

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BC Bike Race partners with Pearl Izumi

Pearl Izumi has been constructing some of the world’s best cycling clothing for over 60 years, right from the beginning with a small operation in 1950’s Japan. ‘The human machine is the most perfect machine ever created. Empowering that machine to go faster, farther, and longer than it has ever gone before is what Pearl Izumi strives for.’ It’s this powerful belief and their strong legacy that makes the two companies such a perfect and complementary fit. Marketing Manager, Pearl Izumi Canada, David Blondel sees the sponsorship as a natural fit. “Throughout the…

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ilabb MTB women

The last couple of weeks have been massive for both the female mountain biking community and also the ilabbfamily. Three riders have gained mega results in some of the biggest MTB events in the world. New Zealand downhill mountain biker and ilabbfamily member Alanna Columb has defended her NZ Championship title at Cadrona Bike Park, Wanaka on the 19th of March this year. She was unfazed by the competition, smashing her oponents times. Alanna took it to the next level the following Saturday 26th of March where she took out the Oceania Downhill Championship…

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6th National Downhill Championship – Nepal | Briefing Day

The 6th National Downhill Championship – Nepal is scheduled for 2nd April 2016. The race will be held at 2.8Km long gravity assisted track located in Hattiban near Kathmandu. The participant reported in good number despite rainy day. The National DH championship will have a total of 6 categories; Open, Elite, Overall Title, Women, Juniors and 30+. The top 4 riders during this race will be selected for the coming Asian Mountain Bike Championships which will be held in Thailand in the Month of May 2016. Local sensation Rajesh Magar…

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