India’s premiere Mountain Biking event, known to be the toughest and most action packed extreme cycling event in India will kick start in 27th Sept from the iconic hill town of Shimla. The event spans over 7 days of gruelling uphills, treacherous downhills at blazing speeds sure to get your adrenaline pumping. The route moves through the scenic Himalayan mountain range of the Himachal. The exquisite vistas, gushing rivers and streams, rolling meadows, verdant forests and golden peaks lend the MTB Himalaya the unique status of being one of the world’s most beautiful rides. These are the ride categories:
Open Men Solo
Open Women Solo
Open Masters Solo (age 40 & above)
Teams of two
For more details about the event, visit the event website: http://www.mtbhimalaya.com/
This event is organised by HASPTA. Himalayan Adventure Sports & Tourism Promotion Association (HASTPA) was initiated by a group of like minded people from varied backgrounds and disciplines in October, 2004.The motivating factor for forming the organization was to promote holistic adventure tourism in the state of Himachal Pradesh, encompassing pertinent issues of sustainable tourism, such as livelihoods, environment conservation, community based tourism etc.