20th June 2015
Start Point :Just Buy cycle, Ground Floor, Raj Kumar Regency, No:1, Bye Pass Road, Velachery
Near Gurunanak College, Next to SBI
U-Turn at Kottaikaddu on ECR
Contact Partha – 9444112883 or Bala – 9840227327 or Pratheep – 9840715075 for further details.
As globalization reaches its zenith, the demand for fossil fuel, depletion of ozone and increase in health hazards the mantra for sensible living is cycling, keeping this in mind a few like minded people joined together and began Madras Randonneurs. The concept of Randonneuring could be new to Chennai but it dates back to 19th Century in France, where its very popular even today. Randonneuring means going on long distance rides sometimes even as groups with a set pattern of rules framed by Audax Club Parisienne the main governing body. Chennai a major metropolis of emerging India lags in cycling arena, but positively there is mushrooming of cycling clubs like in other cities and growing awareness about cycling here too. Madras Randonneurs aspires to assist local cycling community which cherishes long distance rides on the ideals of Audax, to have international access and to put Chennai on par with world class cycling.
Finish Point : Just Buy cycles, Velachary