DUSTMAN The GRAVEL Journey Hua Hin long-distance trail bike race will be held between March 4 and March 6 at Rai Wanathip, Nong Plub Subdistrict, Hua Hin District, officials announced on February 27, 2023.
Adventure road biking, also known as “BMX,” is becoming increasingly popular in both the United States and Europe, with BZE hosting the first race in Thailand in 2022. This type of cycling is very common on the roads. There are few cars on the small or dirt roads, providing a high level of security and independence. Adventure road bike races last between 4 and 8 hours, depending on the athletes’ skill and strength.
The majority of race tracks are 70% dirt and 30% road, with gravel, cement, and paved roads. Participants are permitted to ride any type of bicycle, but are not permitted to install aero bars or use electric bicycles. More information is available at https://bikezone.events/th/dustman-th/.
Among the honorable guests in attendance for the announcement at the Ibis Hua Hin Hotel in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province were Mr. Achawan Kongkanan, Director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), Prachuap Office, Mr. Sanit Supma, Deputy Prime Minister of the Sub-district Administration Organization, Noong Plub, Hua Hin District, and Mr. Kongphan Pramoj Na Ayudhya, Director of Bike Zone Co.
According to Mr. Achawan Kongkanan, director of TAT Prachuap Khiri Khan, organizing such activities promotes sports tourism. It has the potential to be an ideal location for almost any type of sports tourism event, particularly in the districts of Hua Hin and Pranburi.
Dustman The Gravel Road Hua Hin cycling competition on March 4-5, 2023, is a gravel bicycle race on two natural routes, the Explore type (60 kilometers) and the Expert type (120 kilometers) (a distance of 120 kilometers). Make tourism into a sport. Make tourism relevant. Gravel bike races are becoming increasingly popular around the world due to their difficulty in the midst of nature. And it is very likely that it will become a popular trend in Thailand. Prachuap District Office It also aims to promote the sports tourism image of Hua Hin and Pranburi. create added value in the tourism economy as well as being distributed into the community as well.