Week 174 update of the Cycling Monks Strava Group. Week ending 1st October 2023.
Club Stats. 3089 members collectively rode 124466 km in 3470 rides, climbing 699337 metres in 5855 hours!
The number of members are up by 19 as compared to last week. The week saw everyone collectively ride more. With total distance, elevation gained, number of rides and time spent on the saddle were all up.
4 riders averaged more than 100 km a day.
7 rode a 1000 and 41 rode at least a 200.
74 averaged above 30 kmph for the week. 22 climbed more than 4000 metres… Incredible riding by everyone.
Kudos to all the riders who have been working hard on their saddles…
3 riders averaged more than 100 km a day!
Rupesh Bali from Chandigarh was top of the charts. He rode an incredible 1258 km. He was second last week.
In second place is Rohan Gauns from Goa who rode 1194 km in the week.
Third spot is taken by Shun Athi from Tamil Nadu. He rode 802 km.
The women’s leaderboard has gotten easier this week. To be in the top 10, you needed to ride 159+ km…
There are 9 women in the top 100 this week, 1 less than last week.
Agrima Sandhu from Haryana was top of the charts this week. Riding an incredible 388 km. She is 49th overall.
Next up is Swati Sablok from Punjab. Who rode an impressive 380 km. She is 56th overall.
Third is Pradnya Bhadang from Maharashtra who rode 379 km. She is 59th overall.
Leaderboard: Longest Ride
8 600s from Karnataka & Tamil Nadu.
Top spot goes to Gopikrishnan Kesavan from Tamil Nadu for the longest ride. He did a 622 km long ride!
Next up is Gopinath Kattaian from Tamil Nadu having done a 618 km long ride.
Third is Naveen Joseph from Karnataka, who did a 611 km long ride.
The top 74 have been riding at a seriously impressive pace.
Fastest of the lot is Mayank Tripathi from Canada who averaged an incredible 39.5 kmph over the week!
Second fastest for the week is Shourya Sengar from Karnataka whose weekly average is a fantastic 37.2 kmph. He was third last week.
Third is Yajat Gulati from Delhi averaging 34.1 kmph over the week.
Leaderboard: Queen/ King of the Mountain
The climbing leaderboard went to the Western Ghats.
Climber of the week is Rohan Gauns from Goa having climbed 13143 metres.
Second is Ganesh R from Karnataka who climbed 9389 metres.
Third is Gopikrishnan Kesavan from Tamil Nadu, who climbed 9356 metres during the week.