The first RFC India was held at Goa from August 8 to 14, 2014 where 22 teams of Indian off-roaders joined the ranks of the world 4X4 community to upgrade the skills of man and machine with real live action and learning. The teams competed over 7 days across 24 Special Stages prepared by long time RFC International competitor, official and expert, David Metcalfe of Xtreme 4×4 Sport Australia.
Route Map & Flyers
RFC India 2014 garnered a tremendous response from adventure and extreme off-roading enthusiasts from all parts of the country.
Results & prizes
Teams from Force Motors won the overall first and second place. The winning Force Gurkha # 120 was driven by Malaysian Tan Eng Joo and navigator Tan Choon Hong, who claimed overall victory with 1877 points. Fellow Malaysian team members Mervyn Wei Shong and navigator Abdul Hamizan Hamid in Force Gurkha # 107 had a heartbreaking time after they were edged out for the win by just a single point to finish in second place. The team from Gerrari Offroaders Chandigarh in a Mahindra CJ3B driven by Kabir Wariach with his navigator Gagan Sachdeva finished in third place with 1740 points.
The prize distribution ceremony was held at the International Centre Goa where a number of competitors were acknowledged and awarded prizes across various classes.