How to: Start a career in mountain bike racing in India

Mountain bike racing has evolved a lot in India ever since the first mountain bike Nationals held in Chandigarh in 2000. It is exciting to see the number of mountain bike races being organized every year from North to South of India. This evolution has not only helped the riders enhance their skills, but has pushed the organizers to set up races more professionally, while encouraging bicycle brands to bring in better equipment. How to start racing career? Symptoms: You got a mountain bike and love dirt. At the same…

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BIKE Transalp powered by Sigma 2016 | Nepal & India take on Europe

The BIKE Transalp powered by Sigma 2016 is the toughest amateur mountain bike stage race across the Alps. In seven stages, 600 teams-of-two, ride challenging trails, steep up and downhills along the European Alps. Almost 520 kilometers and 17,750 meters in altitude have to be managed through the week. 1,200 participants from 40 nations fought for the win. For 2016, the 19th Edition of the event, India and Nepal made their first appearance. Nepal’s team (NCRR) included XC power house – Ajay Pandit Chhetri and Ayman Tamang. From India, National Juniors XC champ – Shiven…

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