TFN – the organizers


  We are just a small bunch of people who get together and volunteer their time through the year to make TFN happen as a sort of a finale to the year. Some have ridden

TFN – the organizers2018-12-04T03:07:09+00:00

TFN – the volunteers


TFN has been running for 10 years now solely on volunteer power. All the different aspects of support I have detailed out a bit earlier, are manned by volunteers. The volunteers are from different walks

TFN – the volunteers2018-12-04T03:06:48+00:00

TFN – the clean tour


  Starting from the very first TFN in 2008, it has been our endeavor to ensure that from the surroundings perspective, it is a very clean tour. We do not want to litter even to

TFN – the clean tour2018-12-03T14:33:20+00:00

TFN – personal support vehicles


  Some riders tend to bring along their own support vehicles and this could be for many personal reasons. While we understand that you may need the vehicle to go along with you, we would

TFN – personal support vehicles2018-12-03T14:33:15+00:00

TFN – the route profile, the cue sheets, the daily briefing.


  I’ve bunched these together since they are to do with the route mainly. The daily routes have been put up on the TFN site and I’m sure most of you have studied them by

TFN – the route profile, the cue sheets, the daily briefing.2018-12-03T05:18:19+00:00

TFN – the rest day


  Ooty, after Kalahatty, is when we all rest! That is the day when an aerial shot of the hotel grounds will leave no doubt that cyclists have taken over……. Festooned with multi colored cycling

TFN – the rest day2018-12-03T05:18:01+00:00

TFN – the safety aspect


  As detailed in the sections before, TFN does a lot of things to enhance the safety and ease of the riders while they traverse the 1000 kms of the ride. But the major onus

TFN – the safety aspect2018-12-02T12:42:17+00:00

TFN – the forest crossings


  Crossing forest reserves has been an integral part of TFNs right from the first one. The fact that we have done it 10 times before does not make it any less important or easier.

TFN – the forest crossings2018-12-02T12:41:58+00:00

TFN – the mechanical support


  We have two mechanics with us on the tour to handle all the mechanical needs that would inevitably arise on a tour of this proportion. They will also carry with them some spares to

TFN – the mechanical support2018-12-02T03:45:52+00:00

TFN – the food support


  Food on TFN, as attested by old-timers, is available in myriads of delectable ways! Out of which, the official provision is breakfast and dinner at the hotels, while lunch is prepared fresh and is

TFN – the food support2018-12-02T03:45:05+00:00
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