Racemandu is a yearly race event being organized by Nepal Automobile Sports Association NASA. It first was organized in 2012 May 28. Although some other races have already taken place, Racemandu is acclaimed as Nepal’s first legal race organized under provision of Federation de Motorcyclism FIM.
Racemandu comes from two words Race and Kathmandu’s mandu which simply means that its a race being held at Kathmandu.
Racemandu was held at Satdobato Swimming Complex for the first time. It was a satisfactory one but it motivated lots of Nepalese riders and communities. The first series was sponsered by Honda but bikes from every other companies like Bajaj, Yamaha, Ktm, Kawasaki, Hyosung participated in the race ranging from 150cc to 250cc. The chief guest of the programme was sports minister Yuvraj Lama and A.I.G Bhishma Prasai. It was organized in order to promote motor sports tourism in Nepal.