Here comes the 8th Kayuh Lasak Penang MTB Jamboree! The Kayuh Lasak Penang Mountain Bike Jamboree has been recognized as one of the toughest events for Mountain Biking in Malaysia and yet it is fun-filled to ensure more riders keep coming back to Penang for a taste of that special magic the State has to offer. Registration is NOW OPEN and closes upon reaching 800 registrants.

Jointly organized by the Penang State EXCO, Majlis Sukan Negeri Pulau Pinang and KOTRT, the premier mountain biking event is returning to Penang for the 8th time.

Event Details
Date: 12th December 2010 (Sunday)
Time: 7.30am
Venue: SMK Balik Pulau

The ride is set at an all new geographical terrain in rustic Balik Pulau. The total ride, lasting from 4 to 6 hours for the average rider, tests the physical abilities of a cyclists and pushes them to strive harder!

Year after year, the number of participants increases and in 2010, this number is expected to exceed 800! This is a testament to the quality of Mountain Biking in Penang, the overwhelming support of the authorities, sponsors and cycling community alike. KOTRT believes that nowhere else has such an event combining Food, Fun Fellowship and Adventure riding ever been conceived or attempted.

Saturday 11th December 2010
Venue: Kayuh Lasak Penang MTB Jamboree 2010 HQ
SMK Balik Pulau

09.00am – 01.00pm Registration and Collection of Rider Plate

Venue: Balai Rakyat Pasar Balik Pulau
06.00pm – 08.00pm Registration and Collection of Rider Plate
08.00pm – 08.30pm Lighting of Jamboree torch and bonfire
08.35pm – 09.00pm Pre-ride Briefing (Attendance compulsory for ALL Riders)

Sunday 12th December (2010 “My GR8 Ride!” XC ride )
Venue: Kayuh Lasak Penang MTB Jamboree 2010 HQ
SMK Balik Pulau

06.00am – 07.15am COMPULSORY Check-in for all riders!
07.15am – 07.25am Ride Briefing
07.30am Flag Off!
02.30pm Ride completes. COMPULSORY Check-out for all riders!
03.00pm – 06.00pm Free / Leisure / Recovery time

Grand Jamboree Dinner (Farewell Dinner hosted by the State Government and prize presentation)
Venue: Balai Rakyat Pasar Balik Pulau
06.30pm – 07.00pm Arrival of guests
07.30pm – 10.30pm Farewell Dinner is served (Hawkers’ Delight Buffet)
08.00pm – 08.15pm Word of Appreciation to Riders / Sponsors / Supporters
08.15pm – 08.30pm Video / Slideshow – Highlights of the day’s event
08.30pm – 09.30pm Lucky Draw
09.30pm – 10.00pm Penang MTB Jamboree 2010 Awards Presentation
10.00pm – 10.30pm Grand Prizes Lucky Draw

For more details, log on to KOTRT’s website