“IF YOU WANT SOMETHING NEW, YOU HAVE TO STOP DOING SOMETHING OLD”
Vilo Events is all set to take further steps into organising Off Road, Racing and Extreme Sports and Sports Events in India. With a band wagon of event properties we now plan to organise at the national level. From the first ever event- Kingdom of Stunts to the success of the Pune Invitational Supercross along with the Audi Q Drive events in Pune, we have set a standard for ourselves. Today when, people talk about Vilo Events they link us to quality, passion driven, honest, and the most enthusiastic bunch of professionals. We do things which we love and we do them because we have grown doing them and it’s a way of life. The years 2015-2016 will be the year for us to expand and explore new venues and cities. From re launching the Kingdom of Stunts to adding new invitational events to our calendar. We now focus on a 4 round Pune Invitational Supercross League which is set to be the craziest and the wildest Supercross race event the country has ever seen.
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“INNOVATION AND GROWTH IS THE ONLY OPTION!!!”
About Vilo Events:
VILO Events was formed in MAY 2012 with the sole aim of promoting sporting events in India. The firm was started by like minded group of friends with the same passion and love for sport.
This is one of the Sports event management companies in India that focuses mainly on extreme sports and alternative sports. Motocross & Supercross Racing, BMX, Mountain Biking, Freestyle motocross, Adventure Sports are our key area of interest.
Our Vision is to Create an Extreme Sports Industry, Motocross Racing Events, State of the Art Shows, Rider/Athlete Development Programmes, International Coaching Camps, Infrastructure, Sponsorship and Athlete Management.
- Eeshan Lokhande
- Sahil Vidhate
- Aashwin Lokhande
- Ketan Datar
- Pratik Patil
- Ashish Anturkar
- Akshay Shahane
- Vinay Menon
- Sarvesh Parab
- Rahul Karle
Managing Partner / Event Director
One of India’s top motocross racers and mastermind behind VILO Events, he has the race experience of the highest level and like no other rider in India he has raced at the international level for several years. His vision to take the sport to newer heights in India has led him to create state of the art racing events. Promotions of the riders and the betterment of the sport has always been a priority.
One of the familiar faces in Pune social circuit, Sahil Vidhate is a entrepreneur with businesses diversifying from horse racing and breeding to electronic products distribution. Having the same views and zeal for sports development in India, he decided to form VILO events with Eeshan Lokhande to improve the scenario of sports in India. He is also an avid follower of the Supercross series globally. Sahil and his family have been involved with the horse racing for over a decade. Having a fleet of race horses and their own stable in Pune.
Ketan Datar is a sports photographer based in Pune, India. His eye for photography is tremendous and amazing. His passion towards the sports and become one of the best sports photographer in India. He has a massive experience of photography not only in the sports but also wildlife photography. He is also known to be one of the best Motocross Photographer in India.
Social Media & Information Technology
He is a soldier with computer as weapon. Pratik Patil loves playing with computers. He completed his schooling from Loyola High School and also has an Engineering degree in Computer Science. He also is a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and is aiming to be a cyber security specialist. He is also a big fan of riding and touring. He also has a passion of developing websites, creating animations, image editing, motorsports etc. Pratik also believes in the saying ‘Creativity is Innovation.’
Rider Co-ordinator / Logistics & Hospitality
He is hardcore Royal Enfield rider with explicit skills in racing and off-roading. He has rode more than 50,000 kms on his Royal Enfield Electra in past 3-4 years. Completing his schooling from Symbiosis, Ashish is now following his passion of racing through VILO Events. His skills in off-roading are remarkable and has gained him enough experience to be the Chief Rider Official.
Event Manager & Co-ordination
He has a college degree in marketing and has been involved with mountain biking, MX, BMX, the outdoors in general since he was a kid. Love for being in mountains, soaking the sun, the smell of the soil got him into mountain biking. Photography followed over a few years into riding. Started clicking stills of his buddies who form the demented bridges of MotoX and bicycle riders in India. He has been capturing MotoX, mountain biking and BMX for over seven years now. Working with the best Moto and mountain bike athletes of the country, he has been able to share the red times through his lens. India’s pioneer freeride mountain biker. Brings his sports knowledge and creativity to VILO’s photography and filming concepts. His photography work has been featured by several sports publications internationally.
Communications & Strategy
One of the senior most mechanics in the field of Motocross Racing in India and having extensive knowledge about creating venues and tracks. One of the key players at VILO Events in the Production and Management team.