A mountain bike and photography competition is scheduled for 9 July in Mandalay, according to organizers.
The Mandalay Free Rider group is organizing the event in coordination with the Ministry of Health and Sports and Myanmar Cycling Federation.
The uphill bike course will begin at Yadanabon Diamond Plaza on 78th Street in Chanayethazan Township and end at Htooma Monastery.
A downhill event will take place at Nayka Hill situated beside Waterfall Hill. The organizing body for uphill will award Ks200,000 to the first prize winner of the competition, Ks150,000 to the second prize winner, Ks100,000 to third prize winner, Ks70,000 to the fourth prize winner and Ks50,000 to the fifth prize winner. Runners up to 10th place will receive Ks10,000 cash.
The first prize winner in the downhill event will receive Ks200,000 cash, second prize receives Ks150,000 and third prize winners get Ks100,000.