MUMBAI, (GNI): India Bike Week is celebrating its 5th Anniversary this year and the Asia’s biggest biking festival will be happening at Little Vagator Hills, Goa. With all the gusto and zeal, 20,000 bikers from all over the country will be celebrating brotherhood on 24th and 25th of November 2017. Adding to the festival there are a few more key points which I would like to highlight:
- Leslie Porterfield, the world’s fastest woman on two wheels, will grace incredible India Bike Week’s 5th edition held in November.
- Freddie Spencer, is a biking legend – the only man to win back-to-back championships in two classes 250cc and 500cc.
- Some of the world’s best biking and accessory brands have been invited to showcase their world-class gear in an all new Biker Mart and Expo. Over 100 Bike Accessory shops including Performance Racing Store, Outdoor Travel Gear, Rynox, Big Bad Bikes, High Note have confirmed their participation.
- In a new twist, that’s not just biker, The Li’l Flea will land in Goa at India Bike Week, giving our biker friends and their crew a chance to really indulge and shop.
- India Bike Week will welcome over 280 pan Indian and Asian Biking Clubs, , with the 30 largest introducing themselves on stage, riding in a Club Parade and showcasing their clubs at their dedicated IBW club pavilions. There will be a dedicated club zone for all IBW associated clubs providing a unique networking experience for club members at the IBW Beer Garden.
- A purpose-built Flat Track Harley-Davidson Street 750 by Rajputana Custom will invite bikers to to lay down their best Flat Track timed laps – the best time will win the fastest rider a prize of Rs. 25,000.
- The IBW Enduro Track will host the Triumph TIGER TRAIL – learn the intricacies of riding a Triumph Tiger 800 from Triumph’s professional Enduro riders.
- Nicole Mody, food writer and food curator of Mumbai’s Kala Ghoda Arts Festival will create a mix of favourites from different parts of the country at Eat Street at IBW which will feature street food specialists, home chefs, food trucks, Goan food, kebab & barbecue experts like Death By Barbeque, House of Lloyds and much more.
- Big Trip: Speakers at IBW this year will be Vinod Rawat (prosthetic leg rider/ racer), Melissa Pierson (American author and biker), Kumar Shah (Vadodra to London), Dhruv Dholakia (TEDx speaker and pan India bike tripper)
- IBW is hosting a Mega Moto VLogger Meet Up featuring the top 20 Moto Vloggers in India. Names like Oggy F, Vikas Rachamalla, Big Bang Biker, RidewithRaj, Zohair Ahmed will be in attendance.
Other attractions: Live Music and Stand Up Comedy, Bikini Bike Wash, Beer Gardens, New bike/ engine Launches, Film Festival, Wheelie Machine, the great IBW Strong Men and Women of Biking Competitions, Tatoo & beard competition and much more. IBW is 10 acres of Biker Paradise.