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- Held every 4 years this Paris Brist Paris cycling event was practiced night cycling from Himmatnagar to Udaipur.
Join a specialist coach to participate in international level cycling. Cycling abroad is on an elevated route so used to go to Pavagadh and practice there. Also did night cycling from Himmatnagar to Udaipur. The coach used to give us hourly cycling training. Cycling used to be done from 12 o’clock in the night for hours. So that we can practice the race according to the tournament. Cut off sugar in routine life and follow protein and fruit diet. So that weight does not increase and energy can be maintained.’
Ali Asghar Devjani, Ahmedabad : The 1218 km Paris Brist Paris cycling event is held every 4 years in France. Keyur Desai from Gandhinagar is one of the 228 Indians who participated this time. Cure successfully completed this race. However, he had a big challenge ahead of him in this race. Speaking on this issue, Keyur Desai said, ‘This race, which starts from Ramolet in Paris, has to go to Brist (the final village) of Paris and return on the same route from there. The 1200 km race has an elevation gain of 12 thousand meters. Organizers incentivize players to complete the race by giving them a few hours over the allotted 90 hours to complete the race. 1063 km in the race. As far as the distance I was on time. Later I started having excruciating pain in the back of my neck and felt like I could finish the race now.
At this point after a few hours of treatment, foreign cyclists offered some gel. After that I took some sugar intake every hour taking a break as advised by the orthopedic surgeon. So I completed the race in 96 hours instead of 90. Seeing the family at the finish line cheering with the tricolor was the best moment of my life.’ 7 thousand people from 70 countries of the world and 270 people from India participated in this race. 22 to 25 Gujaratis were involved in it. 200, 300, 400, 600 and 1000 km events are organized by Audax India. Audex India gives a certificate of super performance to the cyclist who completes this race. Paris Brist Paris must have this certificate. Every city has certain clubs that organize such races.