Mountain bike festival

KATHMANDU: The Giant Kathmandu Mountain Bike Festival is slated for November 19 at Hattiban in Lalitpur.

Nepal Tourism Board, Fantastic Holiday Nepal and Cycling Nepal are jointly organising the three-day festival that includes cross-country and downhill competitions.

The winners will be rewarded with cash and kinds worth Rs 800,000, informed the organisers at a press meet. Apart from cycling, the festival will also have yoga and musical events.