1. When does MTB Kerala 5th Edition take place?

8th December 2018

2. Where is the event?

This year MTB takes place in Priyadarshini Tea Environs, Mananthavady, Wayanad district in the state of Kerala in India.

3. What is the entry fee?

Registration for international participants is free of cost. Registration fee for National level participation is Rs. 1,500/-. The fee can be paid at the time of registering the event. Those who registering the event will be scrutinized and approved by Cycling Federation of India.

4. What are the different categories?

There are three categories for this race:
International Cross Country
National Cross Country - Men

National Cross Country - Women

5. Is the race open only to professionals?

Only valid UCI & CFI licensed nominees can be selected for both the national & international competition.

6. Is the race a team event or an individual event?

It is open to both individual riders and teams.

7. How does one register for the race?

Only valid UCI & CFI licensed riders can participate in National & International categories .
The riders can send their profile to info@mtbkera.com . The technical committee will scrutinize the qualification of the riders and those who are qualified will be intimated .
The last date for registration is November 28.
Registration fee Rs.1,500/-

8. Is a medical check up necessary?

Yes, it is mandatory for all to produce a medical certificate from a registered doctor, certifying that you are fit to ride in MTB Kerala.

9. What about insurance?

Where we deem that you do have your own insurance, the organizers get everyone involved with the race (riders, officials, marshals, support staff etc) insured for the duration of the race. This is directly done by the insurance company. The insurance covers you for any injury sustained during the race as specified in the policy document which will be made available to you at the time of the race.

10. Do I get some nutrition along the stages?

There are Nutrition Points at equivalent distances throughout the race course.

11. Is there any transportation available?

Free pick up has been arranged for the participants from Calicut International Airport and Kozhikodu Railway Station.

12. Is there any food and accommodation?

Riders will be facilitated with ground transportation, accommodation and meals

Please read carefully the details given pertaining to the facilities which shall be provided to you:-

The MTB Kerala organizer will provide boarding & lodging for a maximum of 3 nights for 60 cyclists and local transportation will also be provided by the organizer.

Accommodation - The participants will be provided with accommodation in the best available hotel near the location. The room shall be on sharing basis. In case there is only one rider from one team, the room may be shared with a member from a different team.

Meals - Breakfast and dinner shall be served in the hotel. Lunch shall be served at the racing venue on 7th & 8th Dec 2018.

Ground Transportation - Pick up and drop service to the airport / railway station will be provided for all participants.

13. Is there any prize for winners?

Click here to know about the prize money

14. Who organizes MTB Kerala?

MTB Kerala 2018 is organised by Govt of Kerala, Department of Tourism under the aegis of Kerala Adventure Tourism Promotion Society (KATPS), District Tourism Promotion Council (DTPC)- Wayanad and Cycling Federation of India (CFI)

15. I need to know more. What do I do?

MTB Kerala,
Kerala Adventure Tourism Promotion Society,
TC 26/849(1),University Women's Hostel Junction,
Thiruvananthapuram - 695014
Kerala, India
Tel: + 91 471 2320777,
Mob: 9539236384, 9446052134,9895793859,



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Reaching Wayanad
Kozhikode International Airport is the nearest airport, situated at a distance of about 100 km from Kalpetta (district headquarters of Wayanad). Mysore Airport is about 140 km from Kalpetta and Bangalore International Airport is at a distance of approximately 280 km from Kalpetta.

MTB Track details
Priyadarshini Tea Estate, Wayanad .

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Reaching Kerala
Kerala is easily accessible, as the State is well connected by all major systems of transport. A beautiful holiday destination, Kerala is well connected by Air, Rail and Road.