Rider’s Profile

Vinod Purohit
Amit Kulkarni

Started Cycling Two Years Back. Did Lot of Local Rides from Pathankot-Amritsar-Gurdaspur and around Pathankot. Participated in 200 Km BRM in Patiala (Punjab) in Mar 2017. 200 Km with Cyclone Cycling Club Nov 2017, 300 Km with The Cycling club of Baroda in Dec 2017, Participated successfully (2:25:38)in Race to Pavagarh organized by The Cycling club of Baroda clocked (2:25:38). presently doing group rides with Vadodara Cycling Club and TCCB. Also like travelling and driving Bullet and car.

Saket Kanodia

Cycling has given me a totally different way to look at life and myself. It has not only helped me fight the stress and health related issues related to a corporate and sedentary lifestyle; but also it has given me amazing time that I spend with myself riding – listening to music. i have been riding since 18 months and I have completed the following successfully: – Completed 5920 km on bike (as on date) – 2 BRMs of 200 kms – 2 SFCA 50k races – Tour De Pavagarh – 75 km Ride – 2 Douthlons – 4 10K

Raphael Antony

Date Event Name (Cycling) Distance Average Speed 15-Oct-17 Tour de Pavagadh 100 30.3 12-Nov-17 Team Time Trial Relay 50.5 26.7 19-Nov-17 BRM 200 18.5 16-Dec-17 BRM 300 16.8 06-Jan-18 ITT Mahesana Cyclotsav 11 31.4 07-Jan-18 Mahesana Cyclotsav 46 31.7 10-Feb-18 ITT Ahmedabad Cyclothon 10 31.6 11-Feb-18 Ahmedabad Cyclothon 50 35.3 25-Feb-18 Saksham Mumbai 18 31.8 04-Mar-18 Surat Cyclotsav 40 29.6 25-Mar-18 Ahmedabad Crankmeisters 100 29.6 22-Apr-18 Race to Maachi-Pavagadh 56 26.8 Several 100kms

Akshay Joshi

Completed Manali-Leh cycling tour, Completed Manali-Kaza-Spiti cycling tour. Won First position in open category for Mens in Mountain bike racing, Surat (2012)

Vilki Tamakuwala

I am cycling since last 8 years and has done TFN -10, Manali Leh, Manali Spitty velly, Ahmedabad Cyclothone in 50 km and 100 km catagory, and many more local events


I started cycling 4 Yrs back as leisure activity and now I am doing with passion. Cycling gave me healthy life and recognition. Done many BRM and cycling racing competition. Looking forward for TOA 3.0. Exited!!!

Janak Jariwala

I have been riding bike since 2012 n have done many expeditions like Manali Leh khardungla, manali Spiti, tour of Nilgiris, surat Saputara etc! I m SR year 2015-16! Also into long distance running n have done several marathons!

Dr. Paresh Ganeshbhai Patel

I did so many rides in dang district. I did 200 km BRM I did spiti valley for one week. Took part in cyclotron Ahmedabad and Baroda

Mayank Tripathi

2nd at WSSM Cyclassic 165 km, 2018 3rd at WSSM Bopdev Climb Challenge, 2017 2nd at Olympic Duathlon (PITD), 2017 1st at Ride to MPower Race, 2017 2nd at ITT Mumbai Express Racing, 2017 3rd at Kalyan Race, 2017 2nd at Tour of Aravallis, 2016 3rd at Epreuve De Force, 2016 8th at Tour of Nilgiris, 2015 and a seasoned Super Randonneur

Darshin Bavishi

Fitness Freak

Samir Sarpotdar

Successfully completed BRM 200, BRM 400 & BRM 600 in year 2018-19 Participated in TOA 2

Marco Hendriks

Ghost Rider from Rotterdam, cycling is my number one passion. I combine my cycling with raising money for charity. I am very proud of being one of the official Ambassadors of the Rotterdam Fund Racers Foundation. I love cycling in the opposite direction.

Praveen Goutam

I am new rider. In Jan’18 in one of the rides by one cycle shop I found my affinity for cycling. Took a rented cycle tested it and now I bought my own bike. Within a few months have toured more than 2000 kms. I am an avid reader and love cooking. Have played volleyball and represented at Regional level.


I am currently a first-year mechanical engineering student at the University of Warwick in UK. I actively try to take part in a number of races including Duathlons and Triathlons across the year. I have also been chosen as the new incoming Vice President of the University of Warwick Triathlon and Road Cycling Club for the next academic year.


Completed SR 2 times, participated in Impossible Race 3 times, participated in Tour of Aravallis in first edition and volunteered in second edition

Chandan Purohit

TOA, Desert 250

Vishal Khanama

BRM 200 -3 times ( polo ,dakor ,visanagar ) Race to Maachi Cyclothon 2016 2017 2018 ( 50km for all years) Duathlon B safal Half Marathon Adani 10 k


1 time SR, rajapath club duathlone winer 3rd position, TOA2.0 4th position. tour de abu 2017. I ride 50km or 100km in my practice. i very enjoy tour of Aravalli 2.0. My hobby is ride and race cycling. playing cricket, trecking

Parth Gajjar

Driven by my love for cycling, I have been a regular with all the cycling events organised by Cyclone Cycling Club including the high energy 200, 400 and 600 kilometres rides. I have earned SR title in just 28 days. My endeavours is to inspire more people, especially the youth, to take up cycling as a sports or a fitness activity. Light-heartedly, the duathalon participant quotes “Luxury is felt on the bicycle and not a luxurious car”. The avid rider ensures a weekly average of 320 kilometer



Dr Naresh


Deepesh Arora

Was introduced to cycling by my wife in 2010, the year of my marriage, and haven’t looked back since. Have traveled the length and breadth of this country, owing to my profession, and my Schwinn Searcher has been a loyal partner throughout. Its has seen deserts, forests, urban landscapes, beaches and where ever the journey has taken me. I’ve decided to dedicate this year to adventure, and I began by finishing my first ever timed half-marathon of Vadodara, in January 2018, followed by the cycling

Manoj Kumar

Done BRM of 200kms on 31st Dec 2017 – rider no 7209. Regular runner did 4Full mrarthons ( best time 4.09hrs) and atleast 70half marathons.( best time 1.48hr) Regular runner and cyclist.


I have recently completed BRM 200 kms on 31st Dec 2017, Ahmedabad-Nalsarovar-gandhinagar-ahmedabad I am an avid marathon runner and a cyclist . I have completed tata mumbai marathon ( 42 kms ) 2018 in 3:53:00 hrs.

Hyuma Mahadevia

Done ironman 70,3 distance twice and attempting ironman 70.3 philippines on june 3 2018 and full ironman florida on 3 nov 2018. have ran 5 full marathons and many half marathons. have done brm200.

Pradip Patel
Nitesh Shah
Apurva Oza

Manali-Leh, 575 km., BRM 200 X 4 Few Centuries and many long distance rides, 3 Cyclothlon, 2 ITT, 2 Races at local clubs

Rajesh KRishnan

I have completed the Tour of Nilgris, Tour of Tamil Nadu and the Great Malnad Challenge (Never Swept). All are multi day tours of 7-9 days and covering around 900-1200 Kms. Including hills/climbs. I have also completed multiple half Iron Man competitions (1.9K Swim, 90k Bike, 21 K Run). Regular long rides on weekends with local cycling enthusiasts in Bangalore.

Sujith Subramanian

Started cycling as a way to commute to work on a Hybrid bike (Giant Escape). Later it became a hobby and progressed to road biking (Giant Defy 3). Participated in the cyclathons and regularly cycle over weekend for 100Ks. (Bangalore – Nandi, Kanakapura, Mysore, etc.). Ended in the Top 10 during Pedal for my Planet in 2015.

Sriram Sridharan

I have been riding since my college days since about 2011. While initially I wasn’t too serious about, for the past couple of years, cycling has elevated itself into one my passions. I average about 2-3 rides a week, averaging about 70-80 km every week. My other hobbies including running, trekking. I run about 10 km every week. I have completed many treks in and around Mumbai and a couple in the Himalayas. I began my fitness journey upon graduation from college in 2015 and have lost about 25 kilos since through a combination of cycling, running and weight training.

Sachin Bhargava

Completed Manali to Leh on MTB.
Participated in MTB SHimla 2017
Completed desert 500 twice 150 kms 4. participated in Goa Triathalon twice.

Mehul J Modi

Participated in BRM 200, Won State Championship 2013, Participated in National Championship in 2014.

Farmanali H Syed

Participated in BRM 200 Organise Cycling competitions. Hobbies include Cycling, Reading and playing Ultimate.

Chris Gerber

Cycled across most of England, French alps and the Pyrenees. Looking forward to new challenges


* BRM – 200,200&400 ( 2016-2017) * BRM – 200,300,400&200 (2017-2018) *EPREUVE DE FORCE 2017 – 50KMS * TOUR DE PAVAGARH 2017 – 100KMS * SUGAR CYCLOTHON 2018- 50KMS * CWDRC 2018 * 100 DAYS OF CYCLING * BIG DUATHOLON 2018 * FIREFOX 15 KMS DAILY RIDE CHALLENGE MAY 2018 * PEDAL POWER SUMMER DAILY RIDE CHALLENGE MAY 2018


I am rider cum long distance runner, I would love to do all the physical/adventurous activities. I have reduced my wight from 100 to 74 within 4 months (not by crash diet).

Ketan Khambhayta

Always interested in long rides. Short rides don’t interest me. Have done a few BRMS (200, 300, 400, 600), G2G 2016 (Delhi to Mumbai), CAAF 500 (Ahmedabad-Ratanpur-Ahmedabad-Limbdi), 2nd place in Rajkot District MTB Championship 2017, Manali-Leh continues ride, Ahmedabad-Rajkot ride, Ahmedabad to Polo forest ride, Porbandar-Somnath ride, Rajkot-Junagadh ride, 2 Ahmedabad Cyclothons (50km & 100km) & a number of solo 200km rides (Rajkot to Jamnagar/Balachadi/INS Valsura/Bedi). Hobbies: Ultra Cycling, Ultra trail running,, Traveling, doing crazy things & enjoying life.

Damil J Patel

Runner doing apprx 20 to 40 kms weekly since 4-5 years

Vinod Jaikumar Katyara


Susan Zachariah

I cycle 20-25kms a day – at least 5 days a week. I also run between 4 and 5 kms every day. I participated in a 300 km ride from Bangalore to Gudalur (four riding days). I run the Mumbai half-marathon – have done so for the last 3 years. Hobbies are cycling, music, books.

Rohan Bajaj

2015-16 road Districts=1st road State championship=1st road Nationals=11th MTB States=2nd 2016-17 Districts=1st State championship=2nd Nationals=6th Mtb States=1st 2017-18 Districts=1st State Championship=2nd Nationals=10th I am also a part of Swaminarayan centre of excellence Scholarship Scheme for Cycling. I Train regularly under Nimish Makadia

Maitree Pradhan

Participanted in Nationals. State medalist. Polo forest 2015 (2nd) etc. Started with athletics(running). Cycling, hangout, travelling,etc.

Manoj Soni

SR done in November 2017 TOA 1 and 2

Amit Gajjar

i have done 3 times manali to leh and particiopated once in tour of nilgiris(TFN-2017)

Raju N Parekh

I started cycling in 2015. My first long distance group ride was The Impossible Race in 2017. I also participated in the Tour of Aravallis in 2017 and thereafter successfully completed the Tour of Nilgiris in 2017. My other interests include running and travelling

Soni Rupen V

Tennis player, doing good cycling , doing Gim training



Nimish Makadia

Qualified Fitness Trainer Multiple time super randoneur BRM 1000 Finisher

Vipul Sharma

Kumaril Patel

Darshan Nakrani

i m racing for last two years , race did like TOA-1& 2 in Second i was first runner-up also ahmedabad district Champion,also playing in national & won few other racers recently back from belgium with getting lil explosion of training & racing. apart from cycling i like few activa swimming,national player in skating international player in karate, Horse riding & few other.

Madhu NR

Sponsored Rider by Track&Trail Factory Racing Team. I’m an active cyclist who rides approx 200km a week. I entered Cycling world in 2012 and have taken part in several domestic cycling events,compitative races as well as casual rides . My recent tours was “Tour of Glory ” in 2017 ,it was a 3 days stage race event where I had to race with India’s top cyclists.I managed to finish this event in top 10 position in my category. Earlier to Tour of Glory, I also taken part in Tour of Nilgiris in 2017 and Tour of Aravalli in 2016,this will be my second time participation in Tour of Aravallli. My most preferred race formats would be Criteriem,ITT and Massstarts,I also took part in current year MVS Creteriem in Coimbattur. Apart from cycling ,I’m also casual runner . Running has always helped for cross training.

Jagat divyakant patel

Full Ironman 2018, half Ironman 2013, 2 BRM, Cycling Manali to khardungla, mountaineering to Kilimanjaro

Parmod Singh

Rode TOA 1 & 2


TFN 2017- 3RD Junior MTB National Champion 2015 MTB Himalaya 2015,16 Epic 17K

Parag Patil

We have establish Dhule cyclists club and registered it with AUDAX. I am the founder and club representative of the club We have more than 300 randoneure in our club with lots of new riders joining day by day I had done four 200km Brevet. I had done Danube cycling (vienna to Budapest in Europe) last year with 28 cyclists from our town we not only done the cycling but also organised the tour.

Ryan Dkhar