Event Alert | Mokokchung Mountain Bike Festival 2017

The Second Edition of the Mokokchung Mountain Bike Festival will be held during the biggest cultural festival of India – Hornbill Festival of Nagaland, India. Set for December 6th – 8th 2017, the event will include, Cross Country and Downhill races and prizes worth over 2,00,000 INR will be on the table! This MTB Festival takes place in the stunning District of Mokokchung, which is well known for the warm & hospitable nature of the locals, picturesque mountains, epic trails and a fascinating rich cultural heritage. Whilst the main focus…

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Event Alert | Summer XC 2017 – Goa

Cycling Goa is all set to present an exciting bouquet of mountain biking options, from fun rides to hardcore Cross-country XC racing. The first such event is the 2017 Summer XC. The Summer XC is India’s first cycling event to adopt the handicap system of racing. Handicap racing = …..everyone has a chance to win! New for this year, will be the addition of the Team division. The SUMXC is a series of 3 cross-country races, held over three consecutive Sundays, in the scenic foothills of the western ghats. 3…

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15th Nepal National XC Championships 2016

As part of the 7th National Games, Nepal flagged off the 15th National Cross Country Championships on 29th December. Set in the outskirts of Dharan, the race course was tacky for the countries top racers. XC Racing in Nepal looks somewhat like this! High speed and all out! Heres “Elite Men” Winner – Roan Tamang. WINNERS \\ Elite Women: 1st Laxmi Magar 2nd Manju Khadka 3rd Pushpa Bhandar Elite Men: 1st Roan Tamang 2nd Narayan Gopal Maharjan 3rd Rajkumar Shrestha  

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Bangalore Mountain Festival 2016

An event emerging from Karnataka, the “Bangalore Mountain Festival 2016” included Downhill and Cross Country mountain biking along with trail running. Set in one of Bengaluru’s picturesque locations 60kms from the city, the rocky mountain scape was packed with some of India’s fastest Downhill and XC racers speeding for the honors. The one kilometer long DH course scattered with rocks and loose dirt kept things interesting for the spectators and racers alike. With the hill’s joyous gradient, speed was complimentary over the rockiest sections. With a small pedally bit leading to the…

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