Wheels of Hope – 2018

Hello Boys and Girls, Ladies and Gentlemen!!

Rotary Club of Coimbatore Metropolis Trust is happy to present “Wheels of Hope”, a cycling festival aimed to bring light into the life of victims of fire accidents. Wheels of Hope is a kid focused cycling event at Codissia Trade Fair Complex, in Coimbatore on 5th August’18, Sunday, from 06:00 hrs onward.

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Yeah, you read it right, a one of a kind, a cycling event for the young ones only.. (the young at heart will have to hold your horses.. we have something cooking for you too..). To promote cycling as a lifestyle, to add smiles and quality miles to years, we are embarking on a journey spinning the wheels to a greener, leaner and healthier future..!

Event Guidelines

  • The race will be a mass start race in Circuit Racing format
  • Riders are to ride multiple loops in the set course
  • The start of the last lap will be indicated by the ringing of a bell
  • The race winner is the rider, who crosses the finish line first, post the completion of the specified (as per race category) number of laps

Safety Guidelines

  • Helmet is mandatory for riders. No helmet, no race rule applies
  • Shoes, cycling gloves, elbow and knee pads are recommended for added safety
  • Riders cannot participate on bikes fitted/equipped with aero bars
  • Riders are advised to exercise caution while going around curves and are not to ride twitchy or in a zig zag manner
  • There will be First Aid and Emergency Medical Care available at the venue, In the event of an incident only the EMC personnel are allowed to intervene

General Guidelines

  • The Events start from 06:00 am onward on 5th Aug’18. The time schedule and the lap count for the different categories will be published by 3rd Aug’18
  • The competitors will be required to assemble in the briefing area 15 minutes before the scheduled start of the race
  • All riders should have the Bib Number stickers stuck firmly to their bikes before lining up for the start
  • Only competitors are allowed on the course when the race is in progress

Event Categories

The event categories and schedule as below,

Event Categories and Schedule

Age Categories Born after On or Born Before Race Duration (mm:ss)
Fantastic 4 & 5 06-Aug-2012 05-Aug-2014 20:00
Sprightly 6 & 7 06-Aug-2010 05-Aug-2012 20:00
Energetic 8 & 9 06-Aug-2008 05-Aug-2010 20:00
Bubbly 10 & 11 06-Aug-2006 05-Aug-2008 30:00
Perky 12 & 13 06-Aug-2004 05-Aug-2006 30:00
Fiery 14 & 15 06-Aug-2002 05-Aug-2004 30:00


  • Registrations open on 7th July 18.
  • Registrations modes
    • Online – http://www.trysports.in
    • Offline – Heini Store, 34/1, First Corss (Near Welcome Hotel), West Club Road. Coimbatore – 641018
  • The registration charges per rider is INR 500/-
  • Each registration includes
    • One Entry pass for Wheels of Hope
    • One Sports performance wear T-Shirt
    • One breakfast coupon
  • Registrations close on 31st July’18

Prizes and Certificates

  • Prizes for the top three finishers in all categories (Boys and Girls)
  • Participation certificates for all riders
  • Participation souvenirs for all riders

Bib Distribution

  • Bib distribution will  be on 4th Aug’18, Saturday, 09:00 to 18:00 hrs
  • Bib distribution venue – Heini Store, Heini Store, 34/1, First Corss (Near Welcome Hotel), West Club Road. Coimbatore – 641018. Phone Number – (0422) 4512123

Dates to remember

  • Registrations open on – Saturday, 7th July’18
  • Registrations close on – Tuesday, 31st July’18
  • Race schedule will be published on – Friday, 3rd August’18
  • Bib distribution day –  Saturday, 4th Aug’18
  • Event day – Sunday, 5th Aug’18

Well.. if you still have any questions write to us at trysportsindia@gmail.com

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