North East Riders Meet ( NERM)
NORTH EAST RIDERS MEET – is an event organized by the Royal Enfield Motorcycle Riding Community from the North Eastern States of India and governed by the North East Alliance of Riders ( NEAR). While the event is primarily meant as a meet of RE clubs and riders from the North Eastern states, is rather open to all Royal Enfield riders from other parts of the country as well. This ANNUAL EVENT is usually held for 3 – 5 days in the month of October or November or December.
NERM: 1st Edition
The very first edition of NERM was held in Assam – Kaziranga, hosted by the Rhino Riders Club in the year 2009. The event was initiated by Sunil Karnany, who contacted Royal Enfield Riders from neighboring states. It was then decided that they will all meet at Kaziranga. The concept was hugely successful and acknowledged. The number of participants during the first edition was 20 bikers.
NERM: 2nd Edition
The Second Edition of NERM was held in Mechuka – Arunachal Pradesh. This event was hosted by Arunachal Pradesh Bullet Club [ABC]. This edition saw a number of Riders and Club participation from other parts of the country as well.
NERM: 3rd Edition
The Third Edition of NERM was held at Sohra, Meghalaya [Cherrapunjee] in November 2011 and was hosted by Royal Enfield Riders Association of Meghalaya [RERAM]. The total number of riders who attended this meet was 183.
NERM: 4th Edition
The Fourth Edition of NERM was hosted by the Nagaland Motorcycling Club [NMC], at Kohima in December 2012. The total number of riders who attended this meet was 197.
NERM: 5th Edition
The Fifth Edition of NERM was hosted at Champhai, Mizoram, on the 21st – 25th of October 2013 by the Aizawl Thunders Bullet Club. Around 400 riders witnessed the event.
NERM: 6th Edition
The Sixth Edition of NERM was hosted by the Royal Riders Manipur on the 5, 6, and 7th November 2014. The event witnessed the participation of more than 600 riders from across the country.
NERM: 7th Edition
The Seventh Edition of NERM was hosted by the Bulls of Assam Motorcycling Club on the 27th, 28th, and 29th of November 2015 at Nellie, Assam with around 650 riders attending the meet.
NERM: 8th Edition
The Eight Edition of NERM was hosted by RERAM Strombringers, on the 10th, 11th, and 12th of November 2016 at Pongtung, Meghalaya. The total number of participants who attended the meeting was 926.
NERM: 9th Edition
The Ninth Edition of NERM was hosted by the Arunachal Bullet Club, in association with The Gliding Piranhas, 30 degrees North, and the Royal Siang Riders, on the 10th, 11th, and 12th November 2017 at Rengging Village, close to Pasighat.
NERM: 10th Edition
The Tenth Edition of NERM was hosted by the Open Road Wanderers MC, Sikkim, on the 26th, 27th, and 28th of October 2018 at Ravangla Village, in South Sikkim.
NERM: 11th Edition
The Eleventh Edition of NERM was hosted by the Aizawl Thunders, the oldest bullet club in the country at Vanzau Chalfilh from the 26th to 28th of November 2019. The event saw around 1500+ participants from all across the northeastern states.
NERM: 12th Edition
The Twelfth Edition of NERM was hosted by the Nagaland Motorcycle Club, on the 3rd, 4th, and 5th December 2022, at Chumukedima, Nagaland. The 12th Edition of NERM or NERM 2022 was held after a break of 2 Pandemic years.
NERM: 13th Edition
The Thirteenth edition of NERM will be hosted by the Black Hurricanes Motorcycle Club in Assam from the 1st of December 2023 to the 3rd of December, 2023. The venue for the event will be announced soon.