Bali Mountain Bike Marathon
Bali Mountain Bike Marathon is the cycling events that will be held each year, as for the purpose of this event to support Green Tourism and social responsibility to developing cycling sport in Indonesia. The cyclist will be come from around the world. This festival divided into several activities including, XC Mountain Bike Marathon and Junior. This event activity is fully supported by Bali Cycling Federation (Ikatan Sport Sepeda Indonesia – Bali) and Bali Cycling Operator sport company ,
Bali Mountain Bike Marathon Trail
Cross Country Marathon 80 km Mountain Batur Caldera Trail is a land of unparalleled scenic beauty located within one of the most diverse geographical areas on earth. Batur high land in the Kintamani district in Bangli regency, it has retained its essentially agrarian. It is wondrous history and geography are still the defining aspects of everyday life. The character of Batur bike trails is that these places are blessed with beautiful sceneries and pleasant climates. The experience is made up entirely of off-road excursions on a series of challenging surfaces including forest trails, red mud hard-pack, volcanic sand, lava cobbles, gravel and broken tarmac roads. There are sections of single-track in every ride, but no long rocky or root sections or big drops. As far as gradients are concerned, all the trails except one have an overall down-hill element to them. A few steep ascents and descents are also part of the program, but these are normally short and sharp. These trails are rich in natural and cultural attractions such as Batur Mountain and Batur Lake or other enchanting sceneries. They also feature convenient location, rare plants and animals, nice weather, and rich ecological resources. In addition, cyclists may undergo an experience of the Balinese lifestyles. Under all these pleasant conditions, cyclists may enjoy biking while appreciating the beautiful sceneries. The advance cycling skill level recommended.
All participants are expected to be completed perfectly but if the participant is unable to complete the overall advised to follow a shorter path to reach the start. In following the Bali Mountain Bike Marathon participants can stop wherever you want without breaking the and traffic regulations and the Rule of Bali Mountain Bike Festival. Please enjoy the natural mountain biking together participants from various regions in Indonesia and some participants from the other countries.
Start from start point in 1.100 meter sea level by off road trail 300m to Desa Trunyan asphalt trail got the red sticker and back to black lava trail to Yeh Mampeh Village. From Yeh Mampeh to steep climb 300m to Pinggan Village Sukawana village is top climbing 1.700 m sea level the trail distance from start 41 km , the next destination is Songan village downhill trail and single trail. After got the yellow sticker continue to Pinggan Village to Yeh Mapeh Village to black lava trail and finish at same location on start point
Event Schedule MTB 2016
- May, 28 2016
- 12:00 pm – 4:00 pmTechnical Meeting
- May, 29 2016
- 8:00 am – 4:00 pmBali Mountain Bike Marathon XCM 80 km – Open Category at Batur Caldera, Kintamani, Bangli – Bali – Indonesia
- 9:00 am – 11:00 amJunior Cross Country XC 30 km – Junior catagory – 3km trail at Batur Mountain Kintamani Bali Indonesia
Mountain Bike Marathon Trail Map:
WATER SUPPLY AND CHECK POINT
MAP TO START POINT BALI MOUNTAIN BIKE MARATHON
Lake Batur approximately 80 km from International I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport (DPS AIRPORT), after arriving in the front Mount Batur climb parking lot , turn left towards the track, about 500 meters to find the start point. Technical meeting will take place at the start point (alternative 1) and Segara hotel (alternative 2).