Episode 032 – Sunil Nanjappa | Mountain biker & Founder of Bangalore Mountain Festival
Sunil Nanjappa is a passionate mountain biker, state-level racer, and founder of Bangalore Mountain Festival. He placed seventh on his first ever race several years ago, at MTB Himalaya, one among the world’s toughest mountain bike events.
Listen to his journey from an agricultural background and investment banking to currently training young kids, and organising international standard race events across South India.
During his downtime, he is found searching for new cycling routes in the Western Ghats.
Bangalore Mountain Festival is an annual gathering of mountain bikers and runners at Avati on the outskirts of Bangalore, India. Happening over the last weekend in January, sign up for races and activities in cross country, downhill, trail running and bouldering.
Masters Championships is a road cycling race for individuals aged 35 and above.
Tour of Glory is multi-day road cycling stage race in the Western Ghats.
Also mentioned in this episode:
Bangalore Amateur Racing
Bangalore Cycling Championship
Cycling Federation of India
Goa International Mountain Biking Challenge
Himalayan Mountain Biking Festival
Jungle Book Goa
Kiran Kumar Raju
Pedal for the Planet
The Coorg Escapade
The Impossible Race
Tour of Dragon