- 23 Nov, 2023
After over three years of painstaking preparations, the long-anticipated Pokhara Enduro has been officially unveiled in the picturesque Mahaprabhu Dham. Pokhara Mayor Dhanaraj Acharya inaugurated the three-day event amid a function on Thursday.
Hundreds of enthusiastic spectators lined up along the road leading to the main competition venue to welcome the riders. The anticipation and excitement among the local community were palpable as they eagerly awaited the arrival of the participants.
A total of 56 riders from 11 countries are participating across seven categories in the first-ever international enduro mountain bike race in Pokhara. Two days of practice sessions and a prologue will culminate in the race on Saturday.
The event has not only brought together adrenaline-fueled enduro racing but has also provided a platform for the community to unite and celebrate their love for adventure sports. The carnival-like atmosphere extended beyond the event itself, with various activities and festivities organised around it. Food stalls and other entertainment options are expected to contribute to the overall festive vibe, turning the Pokhara Enduro event into a memorable experience for both participants and spectators alike.