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    Week 65 update of the Cycling Monks Strava Group. Week ending 29th August 2021.

    Club Stats. 1313 members collectively rode 85726 km in 22283 rides, climbing 441391 metres in 4159 hours!

    The number of members are up by 16 as compared to last week. The week saw everyone collectively ride more. With total distance, elevation gained and time spent on the saddle were all up.

    To be in the top 100, you needed to ride minimum 246 km during the week!

    There were 6 who averaged more than 100 km a day!

    11 rode a 600, 24 rode at least a double century and 100 riders rode at least a century!

    30 averaged above 30 kmph for the week. 8 climbed more than 4000 metres… Incredible riding by everyone.

    Kudos to all the riders who have been working hard on their saddles…

    Leaderboard: Overall

    7 riders averaged more than 100 km a day.

    Kirit Kokje from Maharashtra was top of the charts. He rode an incredible 1111 km.

    In second place is Siddharth Horee from Karnataka who rode 1021 km in the week.

    Third spot is taken by Kunj Lalkiya from Gujarat. He rode 766 km.

    Leaderboard: Women

    The women’s leaderboard has gotten more competitive. The ladies have upped their game! To be in the top 10, you needed to ride at least 186 km…

    Lorraine D’Costa from Kerala was top of the charts this week. Riding an incredible 608 km. She is 13th overall.

    Next up is Megha Jain from Punjab. Who rode an impressive 423 km. She is 27th overall.

    Third is Roopali Beri from Punjab who rode 311 km. She is 62nd overall.

    There are 8 women in the top 100 this week, same as last week.

    Leaderboard: Longest Ride

    The monsoon and opening up of lockdowns ensured that long rides once again kicked started this week! Brevet season is back… Tamil Nadu followed by Karnataka almost whitewashed this leaderboard!

    Top spot goes to Rahman Basheer from Tamil Nadu for the longest ride. He did a 623 km long ride!

    Next up is Subu Narayanan from Tamil Nadu having done a 617 km long ride.

    Third is Jagadesh Badiga from Tamil Nadu, who did a 616 km long ride.

    Leaderboard: Fastest

    The top 30 have been riding at a seriously impressive pace.

    Fastest of the lot is Haersh Laungani from Maharashtra who averaged an incredible 36.3 kmph over the week!

    Second fastest for the week is Aditya Srikar from Tamil Nadu whose weekly average is a fantastic 35.6 kmph.

    Third is Sanjeev Ramki from Tamil Nadu averaging 34.9 kmph over the week.

    Leaderboard: Queen/ King of the Mountain

    Himachal Pradesh took top honours this week, again!

    Climber of the week is Cyrus Mohan from Himachal Pradesh having climbed 9748 metres. He was KOM last week as well.

    Second is Kirit Kokje from Maharashtra who climbed 8089 metres.

    Third is Joy Kapoor from Himachal Pradesh, who climbed 6626 metres during the week.

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