Video: Ride through Nepal with Manuel Scheidegger

In the year 2015 Manuel Scheidegger improved the hourly world record in the wheelie – driving on a bicycle to 25.7 km. The aim of the worldrecord on a 400m track in Thun was to collect donations for Nepal. More specifically, for the reconstruction after the devastating earthquake of 2015 and for street children in Pokhara, the second largest city in the country. A total of 35,000 Swiss francs were invested. In October 2016, Mänu Scheidegger wanted to see for himself how the bike project had started. What he saw…

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FyTwelve | Nepal

FyTwelve | Nepal (May 2012) By: Vinay Menon Location: Jomson – Nepal Also featured in Issue #10 | July 2012 The month of May and its scorching temperature was boiling the fork oil on my bike, So I decided to fly out to Nepal for a few weeks of big mountain shredding and catching up with old buddies. Landing into Kathmandu in two hours from Mumbai was FAST! Something that hadn’t changed from my earlier visit was the chaotic traffic system, something that is pretty close to what we have…

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