Enduro, the latest of mountain biking’s various overlapping disciplines, has become a boom among many MTB addicts in Thailand. Quite a few people now own the expensive enduro rigs, and even more are dreaming of getting one. There is even a Facebook group, created earlier this year, where Thai enduro enthusiasts can exchange news, views and passion concerning this particular genre of biking. However, there has never ever been an enduro competition in this country.
For a bunch of riders, the wait ends this Saturday when the “Commencal: The Exclusive Meeting”, also known as “Commencal Mini Enduro Race” is held in Bangkok.
By now I guess some of you readers probably have questions popping up. Those who already know a few things about enduro mountain biking might wonder: “Bangkok?” Others, meanwhile, may feel the urge to grab my arm and ask me this: “Wait a minute, what the hell is enduro?”
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