Race Stops

  • Race Stops – Shimla

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    Date
      June 15, 2011
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    Himachal Pradesh was recently crowned the best small state in India, which is commendable for a region predominantly having mountainous topography. Over the years many adventure sport events have been the pride of the state, and MTB Himachal is one of them. The capital of this ‘best’ state is the starting point for MTB Himachal as wel […]

  • Race Stops – Tanni Jubbar

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    Date
      June 6, 2011
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    MTB Himachal is a 500km long race, and has various pit stops. One of the most scenic stops that the riders go through is the Tanni Jubbar Lake. Situated at an altitude of around 8,000 feet, and at a distance of 7km from Thanedar, the beauty of this lake is astounding. What once was a natural lake, has now been converted into a man-made an […]

  • Race Stops – Jalori Pass

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    Date
      May 18, 2011
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    Situated at 10,800 feet is the scenic and scintillating Jalori pass. As the name suggests it is a mountain pass that connects Shimla district to Kullu valley, from the Rampur side. Over the years this has been a favorite section of the race for many, and still it continues to live up to its reputation.
    Last year we had interviewed about 1 […]

  • Race Stops – Narkanda

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    Date
      April 25, 2011
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    Away from the hustle and bustle of our daily lives and in the midst of the pristine Himalayas is located Narkanda, a small township which falls in Shimla district. Ironically, Narkanda is just another of the amazing destinations that is covered in the MTB Himachal race. It is at an altitude of 2708 meters on the Hindustan Tibet road (Nati […]