Services

Seminars

Successful supported Ultra Racing needs a lot of preparation and planning. Given how new this format is in India, to ensure safety and success race participants, the Inspire India team conducts a number of seminars each year. In addition to Divya Tate, who has crewed and Officiated a total of 7 times at Race Across America and other International Ultraraces, other participants and officials of Deccan Cliffhanger share their experiential learning.

To set up a seminar in your city contact inspireindiateam@gmail.com

Ultrarace Consultant

Divya Tate has crewed and officiated at numerous Ultraraces, gathering vast experience in managing Ultra Race Participation. She offers her services as an Advisor to Racers/Teams wishing to participate in International Ultraraces like Race Across America.

RAAM and other Crew experiences

(Click Here for Blog of the Crew Experiences)

Divya Tate - International Ultra Race Experience

Crew and Officiating Experience at International Races & Events between 2012-2019
No.Event and YearGeneral DescriptionPrimary RoleOther
1RAAM 2012 - First RAAM crewing experience An Indian rider who DNFed at AlamosaNavigation, Rider Care, Meal PrepDrove RV, managed RV systems
2Crew seminar - Feb 2013Attended RAAM Crew seminar in San Diego.
3RAAM 2013 - Crew 4 person US team Team Break The Cycle finished in 7 and a half days. Race Metrics, Navigation, Rider Care, Meal Prep, RV kitchen set upPhotography, Videography
4RAW 2014 - CrewSOLO RAW racer, Dave Preston. finished in 3 days. Navigation, Rider Care, Meal Prep, Photography, a bit of social media
5RAW 2014 - Official for RAAMDrove back from Durango, to TS 2 to Officiate along the route for the Teams.
Driving, Navigation, Observing Teams, Ensuring compliance to rules
6RAAM 2015 - ObserverObserver on Joan Deitchman’s crewTrained Chaitanya (Joan's crew from India) about the route, RAAM rules, road conditions, crew roles etc
7RAAM 2015 - Crew4 person women’s TEAM Sorella RAAMRoute instructions, Crew instructions, Internal communication, Logistics of Team transitions, Time space management. Navigation, Rider Care, Meal Prep, Photography and social media uploads.
8PBP 2015 INDIA TEAM Management - PBP 2015Support for 53 riders from India at Paris Brest Paris.Team management, Communications, Logistics.Drop Bag management at Loudiac control, Rider care.
9RAE 2015 - Race Across EuropeCo Crew Chief for 2 person TEAM – Saddle Sand Sea from UK.Co-crew chief - Setting up Route Map files,
Navigation, Driving, Logistics of Transitions, Time space management, rider care
Photography, Videography, a bit of social media
10RAAM 2016 – CrewCo Crew Chief for self-supported Around the world Record holder Juliana Buhring’s attempt at RAAM solo, DNFed due to health issues on day 4.Pre Race Registration management, Logistics, creating budget, race plan, checklists for all supplies, setting up systems for Transitions, crew & Time space management.Driving, Navigation, Photography and social Media
11RAA 2016 – Race Around Austria - CrewCrew Chief for Ammar Miyaji’s attempt at 1500 km. DNFed due to various reasons after 2 days.Pre Race Registration management, Logistics, creating budget, race plan, checklists for all supplies, setting up systems for Transitions, crew management. Driving, navigation rider carePhotography and social Media, crew training for this and future races.
12RAA 2017 – Race Around Austria - CrewCrew Chief for Racers Bharat Pannu and Darshan Dubey at RAA 2200 km. Successfully finished.Pre Race training, Registration management, Logistics, race plan, checklists for all supplies, setting up systems for Transitions, crew management. During the race, Driving, Navigation, Rider Care, Photography and social Media, crew training.
13PBP 2019 - OfficialFinish line Official at Rambouillet.300 from Audax India Randonneurs to oversee.Attend the International LRM meeting.