Kaisdhar Trail

Kaisdhar Trail By: Naveen Barongpa Location: Kaisdhar, Kullu – INDIA Also featured in Issue #8 Our friends from Himachal Pradesh got together with their bikes, back in winters of 2010 and decided to ride a trail which turned out to be one of the most exciting trails in Kullu. Kaisdhar – Located in Kullu is a wonderful trail that can be completed in a day. Though Naveen, Musa, Boney, Vishal and Sumant had different plans. The gang started riding from Dhalpur and burned a lot of calories while negotiating climbs till…

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Himachal DH MTB Trophy 2014

1st Woodland Himachal Mountain Bike Trophy – 2014 Story of the first downhill mountain bike race of India organized by Himalayan Mountain Bike Network By: Vineet Sharma Also featured in Issue #22 | July 2014 First version of “The Most Wicked Mountain Bike Race of India” held in the Mountain Biking Capital of India on 4th and 5th July, 2014. The Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival got postponed for next season which means the first big downhill mountain bike race of India was getting postponed too. It was not because of…

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Video: Himachal Downhill MTB Trophy – 2014

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Devender Thakur | Rider Interview

Devender Thakur By: Vineet Sharma Also featured in issue #21 | May 2014 Full Name:  Devender Thakur Nickname:  Appu Hometown: Kullu Favorite Drinks: Orange juice Music: Rock FR MTB MAG: When did you start racing? DEVENDER:  In Dec 2012 Trails n Dust mountain bike challenge, Manali. FR MTB MAG:Who inspired you to get in the world of mountain biking or who are your biggest influences in the sport? DEVENDER: Mr. Naveen Barongpa inspired me a lot. FR MTB MAG: Describe your riding style. DEVENDER: My riding style is cross country…

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