Bali Mountain Bike Marathon
Bali MTB Festival 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 Indonesa. The cyclist will be come from around the world. This festival divided into several activities including, XC Mountain Bike Marathon, Junior XC MTB race and MTB touring. This event activity is fully supported by Bali Cycling Federation (Ikatan Sport Sepeda Indonesia – Bali) and Bali Cycling Operator sport company (http://www.balicycling.com).
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.
Event Schedule MTB 2015
- June 6, 2015
- 12:00 pm – 4:00 pmTechnical Meeting
- June 7, 2015
- 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
Located in Danau Batur, Kintamani Ubud Indonesia Lake Batur approximately 75km from Denpasar, after arriving in the front Mount Batur climb parking lot , turn left towards the track, about 500 meters to find the start. Thecnical meeting will take place at the start point (alternative 1) and Segara hotel (alternative 2).