TEAM GLOBERACERS is a team of amateur pro U-23 riders coming together from the best talent in the country, with national medal winners, the best rider from India in 2013 Tour de India, and amazing athletes whose aim is stand tall among Indian riders and gain momentum to rise to the level of international athletes through productive, sustained and technical training. The team aims to partner with equipment sponsors, training sponsors and technical and logistics managers for a sustained growth program, results and lead India’s entry in to International circuits and Olympics. The team thrives on its cohesive working structure and performance in the field, fielding its strengths and noting and improving on team’s and individual weaker areas of performance.
Team Globeracers is a versatile team with both road and MTB racers in the U23 category. MTB riders have had success through wins at the national level, international circuits and club racing, proudly representing Globeracers. Below are a few visuals from various races.
- Abhinandan Bhosale
- Asif Attar
- Ganesh Pawar
- Kavitha Kanaparthi
- Manender Balhara
- Raman Garimella
- Samim Rizvi
- Santosh Mane
- Shahid Jamadar
- Shivraj Malligewad
- Gautam Taode, India’s best Extreme dirt, mountain bike and downhill racer.
- Shivraj Malligewad: Karnataka State Sliver medalist in 2013, MTB Championships.
- Ganesh Pawar – Maharastra State Championships Gold medalist in 2013, MTB Championships.
Abhinandan Bhosale, with his ability perform both on track and road, he represents the state of Maharastra and has several national wins to him name, the most recent being Silver in Track National Championships in January 2013. Won Bronze in Track Nationals held at Manipur in December 2013. Judged best Indian rider in the recently concluded Tour de India in December 2013. A much talented rider and aims to be one among the first to be chosen to Continental teams from the country, and race in UCI international races.
|Open||Tour de India, 2014, Jaipur||Mass Start||Bronze|
|Open||Tour de India, 2014||Over all||Best Road Rider in India|
|U-19||National Road Race, Patna, 2011||ITT||Silver|
|U-19||National Road Race, Patna, 2011||TTT||Bronze|
|U-19||National Road Race, Pune, 2012||ITT||Gold|
|U-19||National Road Race, Pune, 2012||TTT||Gold|
|U-19||Track Championship, Punjab, 2012||Track Pursuit||Bronze|
|Open||All India University, 2012||Mass Start||Bronze|
|Open||All India University, 2013||Elimination Race||Silver|
|U-23||All India University, 2013||Mass Start||Silver|
|U-23||Track National Championship, Manipur 2013||Mass Start||Bronze|
A 19-year old with a will to make his mark in the international cycling world, he shows his strength on and off the saddle. A national cyclist, with winning races behind him, is training now to compete internationally. Part of the team’s contingent at Tour de India 2013. Currently trains with a US Pro cycling team coach, under the Peaks Coaching training program, and aims to ride with the US team and race internationally.
|U-19||National Track Cycling Championship, Amritsar, 2012||Track Point Race||Bronze|
|U-19||National Road Cycling Championship, Pune, 2011||TTT||Bronze|
|U-19||State Road Cycling Championship, Belgaum, 2012||ITT||Gold|
|U-19||State Road Cycling Championship, Belgaum, 2012||Criterium||Silver|
|U-19||State Road Cycling Championship, Belgaum, 2012||Mass Start||Silver|
|U-23||State Cycling Championship, Gadag, 2013||Point Race||Silver|
|U-23||State Track Cycling Championships, Bijapur, 2014||ITT||Silver|
|U-23||State Track Cycling Championships, Bijapur, 2014||Mass Start||Bronze|
A talented U-23 rider, with more ITT wins to his name than many others in the country. He currently trains with a qualified coach in the Peaks Coaching Group training program and aims to be the best ITT rider in the country and race internationally.
|U-23||Road Race, Rohtak, October 2013||ITT||Gold|
|U-15||Road Race, Trichy, Tamil Nadu||MassStart||Gold|
|U-15||Road Race, Trichy, Tamil Nadu||ITT||Gold|
|U-17||Road Race, Bijapur, Karnataka||ITT||Silver|
|U-17||Track Championship, Patiala, Punjab||TeamPursuit||Silver|
|U-19||Track Championships, Patiala, Punjab||TTT||Silver|
|U-19||Road Championships, Patna, Bihar||ITT||Gold|
|U-19||Road Championships, Patna, Bihar||TTT||Bronze|
|U-19||Road Championships, Pune, Maharastra||ITT||Bronze|
|U-19||Road Championships, Pune, Maharastra||TTT||Gold|
|U-15||Road Race, Jamkhadi, Karnataka||MassStart||Silver|
|U-17||School Nationals, Pune, Maharastra||ITT||Gold|
|U-17||School Nationals, Haryana||MassStart||Silver|
|U-19||Road Race, Patna, Bihar||TTT||Bronze|
|U-19||Road Race, Pune, Maharastra||TTT||Gold|
|U-19||Track Championships, Amritsar||TeamSprint||Bronze|
Skill: Extreme Downhill rider
High points: 8th in 1st extreme downhill MTB Championships in Nepal
First in Bangalore Extreme Downhill race
A young extreme downhill rider with many credits to his name. A Mass Communications major on the way while he masters racing techniques and hones his skills on the hills of Pune. His passions run deep and every race he enters takes him one step closer to the races in Asia that are every downhill racer’s destination.
A few other milestones in his racing career.
- 2007 – Club Solaris (Pune) BMXTB National Championship MTB(Experts)- Winner.
- 2008 – Supervisor of the 1st mountain bike park built in India (Ooty boat house) for T.I. cycles, Murgappa Group.
- 2009 – Chandigarh Crank Extreme Dirt Fest.
- Bengaluru Cyclothon 2009 Longest Jump – Winner.
- Highest Bunny Hop – 1st Runners Up.
- Mumbai Hangfive Fest.
- 1st extreme downhill MTB Championship (Nepal) – 8th position.
The first RAAM qualified rider and RAAM participant from India and third in Asia, the only UMCA ranked rider from India, and the best endurance rider the country has produced, with a skill to burn up the road in Individual Time Trial, making it a unique combination of endurance and speed.
He holds the record for 701kms in 24 hours in India, yet to be even closely matched, has participate in Race Across America three years in a row and has bagged enough medals in club races along with being a marshal arts expert and coach to the team.
Raman represents state of Andhra and has few well earned finishes to his name, a few among them being Hyderabad MTB races; Silver, criterium race; Silver, Chennai ITT; bronze, and Bangalore duathlon; bronze