Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking is one of the most popular activity, 

Downhill Individual (DHI)

The sport of mountain biking has become more popular than ever in Kathmandu, Nepal, as more and more riders push the limits of speed and endurance in the surrounding hills. With hills surrounding Kathmandu, it has put more riders going through downhill section where the track are now more technical and even more challenging than before.

Seeding : Friday 2pm
Final : Saturday 2pm

Price : Rs 2000/-

Experience Required : Yes

Categories: Male, Female, Juniors

Night Uphill

A fun race on the first day of the festival will surely be a great start. Riders will be using their headlamps to cycle in the dark all the way uphill from the main road to the hattiban event site, where the crowd will be cheering you over the finish line.

Distance: 1.86 Km

Price : Rs 500/-

Experience Required : Yes

Requirement: :  MTB BIke, Helmets, Cycling Shorts and Jersey, Gloves, Head Light

Categories: Male, Female

 

Cross Country

A lap system race through the trees and grass. There is climbing and descents and plenty of single track to keep it interesting. 

Time: Saturday  11pm

Price :  Rs 1000/-

Requirement: :  MTB BIke, Helmets, Cycling Shorts and Jersey, Gloves, 

Categories: Male, Female, Juniors Male

 

MTB Eliminator

One of the most fun races that is going to happen at HOF 8!

This is a mountain bike race format where four riders compete each other in a circuit of around 900 meters to 1 km. The top two riders after each competition goes to the next round.

Price : Rs 500/-

(Limited to 16 Participants, No Gender Categories)

 

 

Trail Running

5 K Trail Run
Start: Hattiban Resort
Finish: Hattiban Resort

This run will take the participant through the Pine Trees on single tracks and some rocky trails. There some steep ascending and descending The runners will face all the challenges involved in trail running and the distance is suitable for beginners. 

Price : Rs 1000/-

Experience Required : Beginner Friendly

Requirement: :  Comfortable Sports Shoes, small pack to carry water.

Categories: Male, Female

10K + Trail Run
Start: Hattiban Resort
Finish: Hattiban Resort

10km of trails through the Pine Trees and down towards Phaphing. There is some steep climbing and descending on the trails, but it a fun trail. There will be a water station along the way.

Price : Rs 1000/-

Experience Required :  Amature

Requirement: : Running Shoes, Water Bag

Categories: Male, Female

20K + Trail Run
Start: Hattiban Resort
Finish: Hattiban Resort

This run will take the participant uphill, climbing to Champa Devi and then down to the monastery site. This is strictly single track until the monastery. The runners will face all the challenges involved in trail running. The run will be about 25 km.

Price : Rs 1000/-

Experience Required : Professional or Runners that regularly participate in races.

Requirement: : Comfortable Running Shoes, Water Bag, Light Snacks

Categories: Male, Female

Running Eliminator
A new, exciting format of trail running. Four runners go head to head on a short, single track loop through the Pine Trees (Approx 1km). The first two over the line progress to the next round, hence the name eliminator. The last man or woman standing is the penultimate winner. This is also a very fun event to watch!

Rock Climbing

Natural Rock Climbing

This natura rock is one of a kind, Targeted for Beginners and it is totally safe , Initiative Outdoors team will provide Climbing Gears and Safety Equipments,

Bouldering

An artificial bouldering wall will be put up at the event area. Here anyone can come along and experaince bouldering under the watchful eye of our trainded supervisors. This is also where the Dyno competition will be held.

Dyno

Dyno is a climbing move in which the climber jumps or moves dynamically from one hold to another. A move used on steep rock to take the weight off your arms. The feet are placed on two separate footholds and one leg is rotated so the knee is pointing towards the other leg.