GUWAHATI: The third edition of Assam Downhill Championship will be held on the 19th and 20th of
December 2020 at Guwahati on the Monkey Temple Trail situated on the Hengerabari Hills
near VIP Road. Like the previous editions, this year too top riders from across the country
have registered to participate. Due to Covid19 the number of participants has been limited
to 60 this year.
Assam Downhill Championship, or ADC as it is popularly known as, was formed by Spokehub
with a single minded mission to provide a platform for Downhill riders across India to meet
for one common purpose – Gravity defying Racing. This year is the third edition of the race.
The inaugural edition of ADC in 2018 had around 45 riders from different part of North East
and Himachal Pradesh whereas last year’s edition had 50+ riders from the North Eastern
States in addition to Maharashtra and Sikkim.
Since 2019, the organisers have been developing the Monkey Temple trail professionally
under the guidance of senior national champion Gautam Taode from Maharashtra. Winners
of the previous editions of the race went on to win medals at the national level as well.
Skilled riders above 14 years will be participating for the top positions in the Hard Tail and Full Suspension categories.
From this year the race is being managed by trailnexus.in, a trail sports event platform focused on mountain biking and trail running. Spokehub Cycling, Pedal for a Change and Whacky Talky are the organisations behind the event.