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Mumbai Xpress: Third Annual Rickshaw Challenge kicks off.

Chennai Event Management Services is excited to announce the 3rd annual Mumbai Xpress Rickshaw Challenge to begin on July 31st and finish on August 13th, 2009 in India. The flag-off on August 2nd will officially start the nearly 2,000 kilometer journey from Chennai to Mumbai for 27 people from 8 different countries driving 15 custom Autorickshaws.

These intrepid travelers will discover the new route of a legendary event, passing through Vellore, Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore, Bhatkal, Panaji, Ratnagiri, Mahabaleshwar, Pune, and Alibagh before reaching Mumbai. This year's route includes stops in Mysore, Mahabaleshwar, and Pune, each of which will be a new discovery for the Mumbai Xpress participants.

Chennai Event Management Services is proud to also announce its continued partnership with Round Table India. Participants will be given the chance to see first-hand the projects and efforts of Round Table India's initiatives as well as donate to the progress of those endeavors. Last year's Mumbai Xpress raised over Rs. 10 lakh and the goal for donations and charity support is even higher this year.

With the support of VVD Gold,, and, the Rickshaw Challenge aims to increase its visibility and popularity throughout India and the world. As the event is designed to showcase India in a way few tourists actually get the chance to see, the Mumbai Xpress offers a unique opportunity for international participants to explore the bright colors, rich foods, and vivid contrasts of the most enchanting country in Asia.

The Mumbai Xpress is a Chennai Event Management Service's (CEMS) event; CEMS are the innovators behind the renowned Rickshaw Challenge in India. All rallies organized by CEMS focus on adventure and discovery, combining the most exciting trends in motor sports and adventure tourism. CEMS also works to promote good relations with the native populations, who invariably appreciate the fact that the route of this great race passed through their homelands

For more information regarding the Mumbai Xpress, Rickshaw Challenge Events, or Chennai Event Management Services, please contact Chelsea Kot at +91-96-7728-6844 or at [ ].

2009/07/31 | 11:28 CET | Editor: MR/HS/Chelsea Kot

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