INTERNATIONAL MTB INVITATIONAL EVENT,KERALA, SUPPORTED BY GOVT. OF KERALA
Kerala Cycling Association in association with Ecotourism department, Govt. of Kerala under the aegis of Cycling Federation of India is organising MTB International Invitation MTB event at Wayanad District, Kerala on 15th Feb. 2014. XCountry Race for Elite Men will be organised as per the rules & regulations of UCI/CFI. Prize Money of Rs. 9 Lakh (Inclusive of necessary Income Tax education as applicable) will be awarded to the winners up to 7th Position holders.
MTB Kerala race will be held in two categories:
- International Cross-Country Competition XCO (Elite Men)
- National Cross-Country Competition XCO (Elite Men)
Cross-country events will take place in the circuit tracks in Wayanad on 15th February 2014.
MTB Track details
Hill streches near Perungoda-Kallor Road in Pozhuthana Panchayath, Wayanad, has been selected as the track with approximate length of 4.8 kilometers.
Kerala is easily accessible, as the State is well connected by all major systems of transport. A beautiful holiday destination, Kerala is well connected by Air, Rail and Road. The pristine destination of Wayanad can be easily accessed by air and rail.
Reaching Wayanad by Air
Kozhikode International Airport is the nearest airport, situated at a distance of about 100 km from Kalpetta (district headquarters of Wayanad). Mysore Airport is about 140 km from Kalpetta and Bangalore International Airport is at a distance of approximately 280 km from Kalpetta.
Reaching Wayanad by Rail
Nearest Railway Station: Kozhikode Railway Station, about 75 km from Kalpetta. Tourists have the option to take buses or cabs from Kozhikode to reach Wayanad via the famous Thamarassery Pass.
MTB Kerala – Prize Structure
The MTB Kerala race will be conducted in two categories for the cyclists:
|Prize||International Cross Country (in Rs)||Nationals Cross Country (in Rs)|