Jio Mumbai Cyclothon, one of the most awaited sporting event of Mumbai to be held on Sunday, 13th November 2022 at Parinee ground,
Near ONGC Building BKC
Tiger Shroff will be the Green Ambassador of Jio Mumbai Cyclothon
Route for Higher race categories will be via the iconic Bandra Worli Sea Link
Shri. Amit Ghawate, IRS, Zonal Director, Narcotics Control Bureau, Mumbai announced the launch of Jio Mumbai Cyclothon at the press conference today. IPS Krishna Prakash, Ironman, Ultra-man, finisher race across west and motivational speaker is the Honorary Race director. Also present at the press conference were Abhijeet Mohite, Deputy Secretary, Cycling Association of Maharashtra, Adv. Shishir Hiray, Special Public Prosecutor, Govt. of Maharashtra, Shri Shivdas Gurav, Asst. Commissioner Ward A, BMC, Anang Basu, Enerzal Marketing Head, Nilesh Kumar, GHO Director, Firoza, Bicycle Mayor of Mumbai and Sharmila Munj, Founder, Har Ghar Cycle are the face of the event.
The various pedal and cycling categories include 5kms and 10 kms (Joy rides), 25 kms (Pink Pedaling - Women’s only), 25kms - (Men's only), 50 kms and 100 km. A special category of 75 km (Ride for Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav) was also announced as a tribute to India’s glorious 75 years of independence.
Jio is the title sponsor of Mumbai Cyclothon, and there’s a special state level "Jio True5G Race" category in partnership with the Cycling Association of Maharashtra (CAM). This is for pro-cyclists, men and women above 19 years of age. For men, the distance is 84 kms and the total prize money for the podium finishers is Rs. 165,000/- and for women, the distance is 42 kms and total prize money for the podium finishers is Rs. 140,000/-. There’s also a Masters Men category (41 years+) covering a distance of 42 kms and total prize money for the podium finishers is Rs. 49,000/-.