About Festival

Афиша AW 2020 eng

7-12 september

“Оne Wheeled Trip”: outbound tour of Almaty Region’s natural sites.

13 september

“Apple Wheel”: an open urban sports festival.

Goals and objectives

  • Development and promotion of unicycling in Kazakhstan.
  • Popularization of a healthy lifestyle.
  • Enhancement of participants' sportsmanship.
  • Development of domestic and foreign tourism.

Оne Wheeled Trip

Route:

текес
Tekes River Valley
Комирши
Komirshi Gorge
Тузколь
Tuzkol Lake
Шалкоде
Shalkode Valley
Чуджа
Chundja hot spring
Темирлик
Temirlik River Canyon

Distance:                    

  • Total automotive part of the region is about 1200 km.
  • Uni-trip distance is about 150 km.

Difficulty:

  • Technical difficulty: medium.
  • Physical difficulty: medium.

Apple Wheel

A city-wide festival of outdoor sports and extreme tourism. Program of the festival includes:

  • Best sports video contest on the subject “Mountains” – screening of top 10 videos based on online voting, popular vote on site and awarding authors of three best videos.
  • Summary of sport expeditions “Unexplored Kazakhstan” from spokesmen of different  directions and subsequent open discussion about perspectives of outdoor sports and extreme tourism in Kazakhstan;
  • Competition between bike shops of Almaty for title of the best one in the city; free technical inspection of your cycle;
  • Lecture «Sustainable transport for life» will tell about bicycle touring and ecological transport;
  • A sports fair;
  • Mini competitions in several wheeled sports;
  • A music concert.

Contacts

The festival is held at expenses of the participants’ entry fees, organizers' own funds and sponsors’ assistance