BikingMan Oman

The first edition of the BikingMan Oman ultra cycling race happened as part of Academy 2018 and was held between February 25th and March 2nd.

It consisted of a loop from and to Muscat, capital city of Oman, of more than 1,000 kms around the northen part of the country, including 11,000m of elevation gain, representing an exotic challenge for the 44 riders present on the starting line as they would climb the famous Jebel Shams, also known as the Grand Canyon of the Middle East, going through desert sections before riding along the eastern coast next to the sea.

The fastest participant, Rodney Soncco, completed the race in under 47 hours.

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