After 13 successful years of The Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run, Sacred Summits (P) ltd is now ready to reach its milestone and organize the grand 14th Edition of Poker Run Nepal to Pokhara from 12th April to 14th April, 2024 to celebrate the Nepali New Year 2081 BS in style.
With a modest participation of 22 persons in the first in 2009, the Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run has become the most talked about Motorcycling event of Nepal spreading through 12 years of hard work and dedication and participated by National and International Motorcycle riders, CHARLIE BEAR a teddy bear from Arizona, USA, Ms. Lia Grimanis holder of two world records for Heaviest Vehicle Pulled 100 ft. (17,820 lbs) and Heaviest Vehicle Pulled in High Heels (14,520 lbs) as well as Royal Enfield Clubs from Australia, Germany, India and Nepal.
Having been featured in all major dailies, magazines, TV channels of Nepal, Facebook, Instagram, twitter as well as whatsapp, The Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run had gained its name and fame worldwide and has become an iconic and the most talked about motorcycling event of Nepal. Enthusiasm is exceptionally high for the GRAND 13th EDITION and we are expecting 300 + participants. The ROYAL ENFIELD RIDERS, CLASSIC BIKE OWNERS and other 300 CC and above Motorcycle brands from Biratnagar, Birganj, Bhairahawa, Chitwan, Dharan, Hetaudah, Janakpur, Jhapa, Kathmandu, Lumbini, Nepalgunj, Pokhara & Surkhet, local Expats and travelling tourists will be participating in the event. After a 2 year absence from participation due to the Covid 19 pandemic, the Motorcycling community from the Indian subcontinent, enthusiastic riders from Aizwal, Alipore Doars, , Bangalore, Delhi, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Pune, Shillong, Guwahati and, Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Siliguri are expected to participate in large numbers.
With over 300+ riders and growing every year, this is truly the biggest riding fest in Nepal. Besides trying a hand at “Poker”, this event also provides an opportunity to show off one’s motorcycle and vie for the prize for the Best Enfield (Original Design) and the Best Customized Enfield Motorcycle. There will also be a prize for the “Best Supporting Woman Rider”, the Longest Distance Rider (a rider who has traveled the longest distance to participate in this event), Senior Citizen’s Award for the oldest participating rider as well as the “Hard Luck Award” for the motorcycle that has the most breakdowns.
As in the past, The Enfield Rendezvous & Poker Run 2023 will also feature a Charity and will be once again partnering with MILLENIUM PUBLICATION, Hattiban, and will be distributing stationary, painting books, paint / crayons/ color pencils and sporting materials and equipment for 50+ school going children from underprivileged ethnic backgrounds studying till Grade V of a local School, in Pokhara.