MTB Bangladesh XCO Championship 2019

Words: Vinay Menon ¬†// Photos: Asif Aminur Rashid Mountain biking in Bangladesh has been gaining momentum in the past few years. A first in the books for MTB Bangladesh, they hosted the XCO championship in Chittagong this June. With no sponsors and three months of preparation, MTB Bangladesh flagged off their first XCO race that ran through the beautiful tea plantations in Hathazari. A 7.2km Loop in Fatickchari Odulia Tea Garden included¬†30% uphill, 20% downhill, 30% flowy sections and 20% tech root sections. In a nation where cycling is not…

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