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MBC, Firefox Bikes to organise ’Firefox Freedom Race 2016’ on September 11

MBC, Firefox Bikes to organise ’Firefox Freedom Race 2016’ on September 11

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Mangaluru, Sep 1, 2016: According to a media release received here, MBC, Mangalore Bicycle Club in association with Firefox Bikes is organizing Firefox Freedom Race 2016 on September 11, 2016.

This is a unique initiative of MbC and for the first time in Mangalore this opens a window of opportunities to all  passionate cyclists to participate in a race of 25 kms stretch where the evaluation criterion is Speed.

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This September will  see the first cycling race in Mangalore and our plan is to continue this in the coming years too. Cyclists from Mangalore,  Udupi-Manipal and Madikeri will be invited for participation in this event. Hi-end bikes of any kind and type are allowed in  this race. Race route- Kuloor Junction- Kuloor Kavoor road- KPT- NH 66- Kuloor Junction

Registration for the race is now open. Registration can be done on our website and also at our registered office i.e. Mangalore  Bicycle Club, Prakash Offset Printers, Navbharat Circle K.S Rao Road.  We will also be having a 10 km Freedom Rally which will be open for all Mangalorean cyclist to participate and win 3 lucky  draws. This is mainly to encourage children and adults to take out their bicycles and pedal to a better and healthier   tomorrow. Rally route- Kuloor Junction- Kuloor Kavoor road and back to Kuloor Junction.

Firefox Freedom Race Details:

Age  Eligibility: Above 16 Years / Distance: 25 KMs Start Time: 6.00 AM/

Rewards : I Prize Rs. 10,000/- Cash + 1 Year Gym Membership Worth Rs. 20,000/- /  II Prize Rs. 5,000/- Cash + 6 Months Gym Membership Worth Rs. 12,000/- / III Prize Rs. 2,000/- Cash + 3 Months Gym Membership Worth Rs. 8,000/-

Registration  Fees :  For MbC Registered Members: Rs. 100/- / Other Participants: Rs. 250/-  / 

Firefox Freedom Rally Details:

Age   Eligibility: Open for all Distance: 10 KMs Start Time: 7:00 AM

Rewards : Lucky Draw  Prize 3 Lucky Winners get Rs. 1000/- each

Registration : Fee: Rs. 50/-

About MbC :

As a club we have been inspiring Mangalureans to take up cycling for Health and fitness. This step in inspiring   cyclists to take up cycling as a sport and profession. Not many in today’s fast pacing and competitive society look at  cycling. Citizens must note it can equally be as professional as any other option.

For any query, contact on club mobile number- 8095202022

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Roshini prabhu, Ambagilu/Udupi Thu, September-1-2016, 1:24
The parents have to give the moral support to Children as no a days the children do not know the importance of exercises. They are brought with all luxuries. Once they come to teen age they want for two-wheeler.
Rafique Hussain, Moodabidri Thu, September-1-2016, 1:04
What about the traffic ? The cycling is the best exercise and we have make our younger generation aware of it .
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