Carrera, the flagship brand from the house of Safilo, Italy-The second largest and oldest eyewear manufacturer in the world, in association with Dayal Opticals, is pleased to announce its first Cyclothon in New Delhi on 17th January 2021. About 100 cyclists from the elite Delhi riders club will take part in the 26 km Cyclothon, which will be flagged off at Khan market at 7.30 am and conclude at 9:30 am.
To facilitate the passion to stay fit and healthy, Carerra and Mr. Navneet Kalra- The MD of Dayal opticals, cyclin enthusiast, and the Admin of Delhi riders club, has organized the Cyclothon making the sport of cycling available for the masses.
The ride would cover the beautiful Georgian-style architectural backdrop of Connaught place, picturesque Bangla sahib Gurudwara, and will traverse through the expanse of the historical monuments . There will be two pit stops for the riders with one being the CP inner circle and other at bistro Restaurant on Malcha road. the ride would set off with confetti blasts and riders would be escorted by BMW bikes all along the way. After the ride breakfast would be served at Town Hall Khan Market.
Mr. Ashutosh Vaidya, MD and Country Head, Safilo India, said, “Carrera Delhi Cyclothon in association with Dayal opticals, the optical store with the largest luxury eyewear collection, is a first of its kind event for our brand. This event extends Carrera’s philosophy of promoting a sustainable way of living. Carrera’s relationship with sports dates back to its inception in1956, originated by the thrilling and grueling Carrera Panamericana race held annually in Southern Mexico. Motor racing inspired the brand name and thus finds its roots in sports. We are excited to have Ace Bowler R.P Singh formerly of the Indian cricket team join us who is a close friend of Mr Navneet Kalra for this Cyclothon. We know him for his speed, killer instinct, and unconventional bowling style just like Carrera..”