SCOTT MTB MYSURU 2017 mountain biking competition was held in Mysuru on 26 February 2017. Scott Sports India was the title sponsor for the event and Cyclopedia, the dealer of SCOTT bikes in Mysuru, was the organizer of the event. Cash prizes worth more than INR 100,000 and a lot of goodies were given away to the winners in different categories. 168 professional and amateur mountain bikers took part in the event. The event saw participation from different parts of the country, including a team from the north-east states and two athletes from USA.
Dr A Subrahmanyeswara Rao, Commissioner of Police, Mysuru City flagged off the race. The race was conducted on a 3.7 km trail prepared for the event. Mr Venkatesh, former coach of the Indian national cycling team and was also designated as the race director. Mysuru District Cycling Association and Mysuru Cycling Club provided technical and logistical support. Other partners included Narayana Multispecialty Hospital, Dhatu Organics and Naturals provided quality food. RED FM 93.5 was the official radio partner and Fast&Up, provided quality hydration to participants throughout the course of the track. Ipopi Ads pitched in as the ad partner, while Honda Point, a leading motorcycle dealer in Mysore, sponsored the medals.