:: Sports Desk ::
In order to ensure healthy living, cycling and the Marine Drive tourism members of ‘Mirpur Cyclists’ have taken up 80km Marine Drive under an event of ‘Cycling for a greener Bangladesh’ with their own cycle from Teknaf to Cox’s Bazaar. From the beginning of their journey this organization has participated in various adventures events.
As part of this, just after the Eid holidays, the members of Mirpur cyclists organized and participate in an event, where they cycled all the way from Teknaf to Cox’s Bazaar. ‘Cycling for a greener Bangladesh’ was the motto of this ride and their aim was to promote healthy living , cycling and the Marine Drive tourism. Mirpur Cyclists is an increasing community of 5,938 members, which, having started out with a few resident of Mirpur, now has members from all over the country. They have a few international cyclists as well.
A part from promoting they are also involved in various social activities such as winter cloth collection and distribution, fund raising for charity, environment cleanup activities etc. Moin Khan, Group admin of the organization said ‘we have taken various initiatives to make cycling popular among the young generation. Hopefully we will success soon.’