AES – Nepal 2016 | Stage 4,5,6,7

Friday, April 09, 2016 | Asian Enduro Series – Nepal | Stage 4,5,6 and 7 The Asian Enduro Series – Nepal chapter had a great response. The first enduro mountain bike race in the country exposed some fantastic trails of Nagarkot (Nepal) to the global mountain bike community. The second day some neat trails going through wicked forests and beautiful forests located in this area. The seven-stage race saw 53 riders from almost fifteen different countries take on the flowy wooded trails of Nagarkot. Orgranized by Gnarly, the event started with…

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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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Palpa Fiction

Tansen Ultra 2015 report. The first ever Tansen Ultra race took place from December 26 to 29, 2015, in the restive town of Tansen of Palpa, Nepal. Organized by Gnarly and Dharohar Adventures, the event came in three flavors: Urban Downhill (DH) mountain biking, Urban Cross-country (XC) mountain biking and half marathon trail running. The 10 hours journey from Kathmandu to Palpa was intense. Traditional Nepali culture was visible all the way, so were the participants eager to assemble their rigs. More than 60 athletes, including participants from Bhutan, India, the…

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Showdown Dharan 2015

Mountain Biking Event Showdown Dharan 2015 Completes Successfully By: Anuj Adhikary The first ever Showdown Dharan 2015 mountain biking race organized by GNARLY and Green Wheels has completed successfully on January 12th in Dharan, Sunsari, in eastern Nepal. The event was the first of its kind in the city and saw participation of almost 70 riders from the US, Norway, Denmark, UK, Japan and various cities in Nepal including Kathmandu, Dharan, and Pokhara. There were two genres of the race: Downhill and Cross-country. While downhill had only one category, i.e. Elite,…

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