The Samhita Academy MTB Challenge’18


Event Information

Registrations Open.. Limited entries only.. Click here to Register Now..!!

Registrations close on Friday, 5th Jan’18..!! – Don’t wait, till it gets too late..!!


  • Date – 7th Jan’18, 07:00 AM onward.
  • Venue – The Samhita Academy, Malumichampatti, Coimbatore.

Race Format

  • The race will be in the Enduro Format.

Well.. what is this Enduro format..?

  • Riders race through stages depending on the category a rider is participating (refer table below).
  • A stage is a lap through the race circuit.

So, do the riders start in one shot?

  • No… Riders start one after another in 30 secs or 1 min intervals and race through the track with the aim of crossing the finish line clocking the lowest time.
  • Post completion of a stage, riders will have to wait for their turn to start the next stage.

So, how is the winner picked up?

  • The race winner is the rider who has clocked the lowest cumulative time in all the stages put together.
  • A rider must complete all stages (as per category) to be eligible for final classification.

Sounds good.. what if I have a flat tyre or a mechanical during the race..?

  • Well…riders can access their support crew between stages and not while in the stage.

How do I register..?

  • Registration Options
    • Online – Register Now
    • Outlet – The Heini Sportswear Store, (Near ITC Welcome Hotel), West Club Road, Race Course, Coimbatore.
  • Registration charges is INR 400/- per participant.

What does the registration include…?

  • Each registration includes,
    • One entry pass for The Samhita Academy MTB Challenge’18
    • The Samhita Academy MTB Challenge Goodie Bag
    • One brunch coupon
    • And loads of fun of course.. 🙂
Okay.. I have registered.. what next…?
BIB Collection

  • BIB collection will be on 6th Jan’18, Saturday between 10:00 am and 05:00 pm
  • Venue – The Heini Sportswear Store, (Near ITC Welcome Hotel), West Club Road, Race Course, Coimbatore.

What are the Event Categories..?

  • Open for boys and girls born on or after 8th Jan 2006.​

Age Categories

What about safety of the riders?

  • Helmet is mandatory for riders. No helmet, no race rule applies.
  • Shoes, cycling gloves, elbow and knee pads are recommended for added safety.
  • There will be First Aid and Emergency Medical Care available at the venue. In the event of an incident only the EMC personnel can intervene.

Any dates that I have to remember..?

  • Registrations open – 7th Dec’17, Thursday
  • Event schedule announcement – 5nd Jan’18, Friday
  • Registrations close – 2nd Jan’18, Tuesday, 06:00 PM
  • Bib Collection – 6th Jan’18, Saturday, 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Event day – 7th Jan’18, Sunday, 07:00 AM onward

And what’s the schedule on 7th Jan’18..?



Any other useful information..?

  • Proof of age (School ID card/Aadhar Card), to be furnished during BIB collection and during event day. 
  • The event schedule for the individual categories will be published on our website.
  • All riders should have the Bib Number pinned firmly on their t-shirt before lining up for the start.
  • Exciting prizes for the top three finishers in each category and participation E – Certificates for all participants.

Have fun…!! Let’s ride for a Greener, Leaner and Healthier Future…!!

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