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India Powerpoint

  1. 1. India 2010
  2. 2. Departure <ul><li>Taunton to Heathrow = Minibus </li></ul><ul><li>International flight 35 Kgs </li></ul><ul><li>Meal at Heathrow </li></ul><ul><li>Stop at Dubia </li></ul><ul><li>Flight to Calicut </li></ul>
  3. 3. Hotel Fortune CALICUT Arrive 2005 Calicut airport coach to hotel Day One
  4. 4. Route
  5. 5. Calicut OOTY Palghat MUNNAR THEKKADI COCHIN
  6. 6. Royal Enfield 350cc right foot gear change DAY TWO FAMILIARISATION
  7. 7. Day Two Calicut
  8. 12. Hotel Fortune CALICUT
  9. 14. Day Three Calicut to Ooty Distance 100 miles
  10. 15. Hotel Monarch OOTY
  11. 17. Day Four Ooty to Palghat Distance 120 miles
  12. 18. Palghat
  13. 20. Day five <ul><li>Palaghat to Munnar </li></ul><ul><li>Distance 153 miles </li></ul>
  14. 21. Wild Elephant Munnar
  15. 27. Sunday 7 th February <ul><li>Day 6 </li></ul><ul><li>Rest Day </li></ul><ul><li>Munnar </li></ul>
  16. 28. Day 7 <ul><li>Munnar to Thekkady </li></ul><ul><li>103 miles </li></ul>
  17. 33. Tree top hotel Thekkady
  18. 35. Day 8 <ul><li>Thekkady </li></ul><ul><li>North Paravoor </li></ul><ul><li>108 Miles </li></ul>
  19. 36. Hotel Whitecity Cochin Day 8
  20. 37. Day 9 <ul><li>Cochin Alwaye station </li></ul><ul><li>To </li></ul><ul><li>Calicut </li></ul>
  21. 38. Day 10 <ul><li>Calicut </li></ul><ul><li>Rest day </li></ul>
  22. 39. Day 11 <ul><li>Return flight </li></ul><ul><li>Departs 21.25 </li></ul>
  23. 40. Clothing !
  24. 42. <ul><li>HYDRATION PACK (ESSENTIAL – 3 LITRE CAPACITY STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)This is the best way to carry water; the pack is carried in a purpose-made rucksack and the water fed through a drinking tube. This enables the rider to keep hydrated without the need to remove the helmet. The rucksack can also be used to carry small items of kit. </li></ul><ul><li>MAP CARRIER (MAGNETIC TYPE RECOMMENDED) </li></ul><ul><li>HELMET (ESSENTIAL) Any helmet that has approval for road use in the UK is acceptable and is compulsory whilst riding The ideal type is the motocross or enduro helmet as it has the best compromise of features for riding in India. The peak acts as a sunshade, the chin guard gives good protection and ventilation, and the overall design allows the comfortable wearing of goggles – strongly recommended for keeping out dust! Tinted goggles are advisable over sunglasses for the same reason. Your UK road lid may be suitable for the event but please bear in mind that the difficult terrain and conditions in India my mean that some damage to the helmet could be sustained. </li></ul><ul><li>. </li></ul><ul><li>PROTECTIVE TROUSERS hard wearing and breathable are the important features, beyond that is down to personal choice. Textile, as opposed to leather, is preferred as leather is too hot and restrictive for the conditions. Motocross or enduro pants are ideal, although alternatives such as reinforced denim jeans or combats could be considered. It is essential that adequate knee protection is worn, the hard type being recommended. </li></ul><ul><li>SWIMWEAR </li></ul><ul><li>EAR PLUGS Strongly recommended - to protect against snoring room mates! </li></ul>
  25. 43. <ul><li>MOTORCYCLE BOOTS Sturdy, over the ankle, motorcycle boots are essential. Off-road boots are highly recommended as they offer the best lower leg protection due to a sturdier construction than that of road or race boots. </li></ul><ul><li>GLOVES (ESSENTIAL) Lightweight, summer gloves strongly recommended. </li></ul><ul><li>SUNGLASSES </li></ul><ul><li>MOSQUITO REPELLENT (ESSENTIAL) </li></ul><ul><li>TORCH a head torch is very useful. </li></ul><ul><li>ANTISEPTIC ALCOHOL-BASED HANDWASH (ESSENTIAL) </li></ul><ul><li>BASIC FIRST AID KIT (TO INCLUDE SUFFICIENT SUPPLY OF ANY PERSONAL MEDICATION)Items that may be useful include rehydration salt sachets, paracetamol, ibuprofen, antiseptic cream and sticking plasters. </li></ul><ul><li>SUN BLOCK (HIGH FACTOR)A high factor is strongly recommended. </li></ul><ul><li>WASH BAGSCARF / BANDANA (TO PROTECT NECK) </li></ul><ul><li>FLEECE / PULLOVER </li></ul><ul><li>TOWEL </li></ul><ul><li>TRAINERS OR SANDALS </li></ul><ul><li>T-SHIRTS </li></ul><ul><li>CASUAL TROUSERS </li></ul><ul><li>Modesty Garments female </li></ul>

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