Imphal: Imphal Randonneurs, under the aegis of Audax India Randonneurs organized a 200km Brevets de Randonneurs Mondiaux (BRM) on October 25, 2020 at Palace Compound.
In all 17 riders registered and also successfully completed the ride which was flagged off at 5:30am from Palace Compound and flagged in at the same venue at 7:00pm after covering 200 km across the valley covering places like
Lamlai in the North and Serou in the South.
Dr. NgangomArunkumar Singh, Prof. Ngathem Pungfa and R.K. Seityajit Singh was the ride responsible for the BRM event.
Dr. Ng. Arunkumar, Ride Responsible said that Imphal Randonneurs had organized a 200 km BRM and a 300 km BRM earlier in Imphal besides Brevets popularize events of 100 km and 150km. BRM cycling events are considered some of the toughest cycling events challenging the rider’s physical and mental endurance. Such cycling events are organized globally in more than 50 countries by Audax Club Parisien, Paris.
He continued Imphal Randonneurs is the brevet wing of Manipur Adventure and Mountain Biking Association (MAAMBA) which is authorized to conduct BRM events in Imphal.