At 1pm on April the 30th at the public gardens up on Thappaya Hill, deputy mayor Weerawat Khakhay chaired the starts of the Pattaya Mountain Bike Challenge 2011.
Club president Manot Nongyai and members of the public were there to cheer on the riders who were competing for prizes worth over 100,000 baht
Manot said the activity was scheduled to promote extreme sports whilst being fun and develop our kids to attain international levels in sport.
One competitor takes the downhill challenge
April the 30th was the downhill competition with the cross country leg the following day, with riders from the age of ten up until sixty taking part and the winners received their trophies from Mayor Ittipol Khunplome.