Bikers alert! Some of the most amazing biking experiences are to follow. Motorcycle events are ‘biker’s delight’. Participation is an experience. Some of the World’s best events that bikes can be part of are listed below:
Enduropale Le Touquet – Le Touquet, Stella and Merlimont, France
- The Event began in 1975
- 1000 Competitors
- 300,000 to 500,000 Spectators
The event is biggest of its kind. It can be rated as the biggest in the business. The event gained its popularity from the advent itself. 1000 competitors both professional and amateur participate in the event. The 14kms course is along the sea side covering various beaches and sand dunes.
Poags Hole Hillclimb – New York, United States
- 21 years in running
- 625-foot monster hill
- Modified Bikes 10 feet long
August 20,2017 the event celebrated its 21st anniversary. The bikes participating are modified bikes 10 feet long. The bikes pump out 300 horse power, they are fueled using nitro-methane, massive bolts and chains, paddles and tires. These bikes are super charged to climb 625-foot vertical hill.
Dirt Quake – Norfolk, United Kingdom
- Began in 2012
- Dirt track
The event began very recently in UK in 2012 but it has similar versions reciprocated in United States and Australia. The Idea is simple; you can participate with any bike you have but you have to race on dirt track. The formula is to have loads of fun.
Serres Rally – Serres, Greece
- 1700 km route
- 7 days’ long
Serres Rally is not a simple race, it goes through 1700 km and runs through varies terrains and beautiful Serres region of Central Macedonia. Nobody dies in the race, however, the level of difficulty is quite high.
Amateur participants are encouraged to participate in the event. The event is like a party. The organizers also supply bike to the interested participants.
Australian Postie Bike Grand Prix – Cessnock, Australia
- Began in 2014
- Postie: Postman’s bike
- 60 teams
The event began recently in the year 2014. Postie Bike – Honda CT 100 bike used by postman for postal delivery. It came into production in the year 1980.
The competition takes place on 1.5 km long circuit through the town of Cessnock. There are a total of 60 teams which participate in the event. Each team has two participants. It’s a knock out event.
Spectators are primarily the town residents, with almost half the town gathering to witness the event.
Royal Enfield Rider Mania – Various, India
- Hosted by Motorcycle consortium
- Royal Enfield race
- 1000 competitors
Held in India every year across various locations. The competitor can participate in the competition through any bike, as long as it is Royal Enfield.
Music is an integral part of Royal Enfield Rider Mania with an open stage performances of the participants. A professional bank performs in the evening post the racing event.
These are some of the Bike festivals. Bike enthusiasts participate in the festival every year. Riding bikes on rough and uneven roads in competition and events may be a risky affair for bike and rider both which demands two wheeler insurance and health insurance.