Rinzin Norbu

Rinzin is our trusted bike mechanic and logistical specialist, delivering properly maintained bikes, picnic lunches and the occasional ride to weary cyclists. Rinzin has completed the Tour of the Dragon several times, including a second place finish in 2013 and as a member of the 2011 championship team. Rinzin famously rode his bike more than 100 miles into the Tang Valley to vote in the national election and continues to train on some of the most remote roads in Bhutan. Rinzin lives in Wangdue Phodrang with his wife and young son.

Photo Courtesy of Tony Wagner & PJ Blankenhorn