IT'S all set for the T’nalakRoadbike Challenge set on July 12 in South Cotabato as part of the 15th Tinalak Festival of the Province of South Cotabato.

The 165-kilometer bikefest features the elite category that offers cash prizes of P8,000, P6,500 and P5,000 to the first three finishers. They will also receive trophies. Registration fee is P500 inclusive of lunch, jersey, and race bib.

A T'nalakMountainbike Challenge will also be held on July 13. Dr. Toto Aturdido, in an interview with Sun.Star, said that participants may register on-site for the events.

The MTB race fee is P300 inclusive of lunch, race bib, and free pass to 7 falls or P550 inclusive of lunch, race bib, and free pass to 7 falls and zip line.

Assembly time is from 6 a.m to 7 a.m. at Alunan Avenue, fronting South Cotabato Provincial Capitol. The races will end at Lake Cebu.

Special awards will be given to the largest registered participants from an organization, oldest finisher, youngest finisher, heaviest bike finisher, lightest bike finisher. All finishers will also receive certificates of appreciation.

For interested riders, visit the Integrated Provincial Health Office, Koronadal City or Epikon Bikeshop, Koronadal City. (KRP)