After 9 successful years The Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run, Sacred Summits (P) ltd is now ready to reach its milestone and organize the grand 10th Edition of the Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run to Pokhara from 13th April to 15th April, 2018 to celebrate the Nepali New Year 2075 BS in style.
With a modest participation of 22 persons in the first in 2009, the Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run has become the most talked about Motorcycling event of Nepal spreading through 9 years of hard work and dedication and participated by National and International Motorcycle riders, CHARLIE BEAR a teddy bear from Arizona, USA, Ms. Lia Grimanis holder of two world records for Heaviest Vehicle Pulled 100 ft. (17,820 lbs) and Heaviest Vehicle Pulled in High Heels (14,520 lbs) as well as Royal Enfield Clubs from Australia, Germany, India and Nepal.
Having been featured in all major dailies, magazines, TV channels of Nepal, Facebook, Instagram, twitter as well as whatsapp, The Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run had gained its name and fame worldwide and has become an iconic and the most talked about motorcycling event of Nepal.
Enthusiasm is exceptionally high for the GRAND 10th EDITION and we are expecting 300 + participants. The ROYAL ENFIELD RIDERS and CLASSIC BIKE OWNERS from Biratnagar, Birganj, Chitwan, Dharan, Hetaudah, Kathmandu and Pokhara, local Expats, travelling tourists and interested bike riders from Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Holland, Spain, Switzerland, UK and the USA is participating in the event. With its popularity soaring with the Motorcycling community from the Indian
subcontinent, enthusiastic riders from Aizwal, Alipore Doars, Allahabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Delhi, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Mumbai, Shillong, Guwahati and, Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Siliguri are coming in large numbers.
With over 300+ riders and growing every year, this is truly the biggest riding fest in Nepal. Besides trying a hand at “Poker”, this event also provides an opportunity to show off one’s motorcycle and vie for the prize for the Best Enfield (Original Design) and the Best Customized Enfield Motorcycle. There will also be a prize for the “Best Supporting Woman Rider”, the Longest Distance Rider (a rider who has travelled the longest distance to participate in this event), Senior Citizen’s award for the oldest participating rider as well as a “Hard Luck Award” for the motorcycle that has the most breakdowns.
As in the past, The Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run 2018 will also feature a Charity and partnering with MILLENIUM PUBLICATION, Hattiban, we will be distributing stationary, painting books, paint / crayons/ color pencils and sporting materials and equipment for 50 school going children from underprivileged ethnic backgrounds studying till Grade V of the Janjyoti Basic School, Lekhnath- 28, Kalikasthan, Pokhara.
- Promote Motorcycling as a fun and safe Adventure Sport in Nepal.
- A platform to celebrate Nepali New Year in Style
- An opportunity for the local business houses to promote and showcase their products
- An opportunity for local entrepreneurs to generate income
- An opportunity to network with fellow riders from Nepal and around the globe.
- Road safety promotion through messages via riders.
- Promotion of two wheel ride tourism
- To increase the participation of foreign riders, Enfield Clubs and Solo riders from India, local expatriates / Nepali nationals in this grand event for 2018 and many more in the future.
- To keep this event as the “THE BIGGEST THUNDER RIDE IN THE HIMALAYAS”.
So come join the Biggest Thunder Ride In The Himalayas to celebrate 10 Years Of Biking Brotherhood.