Biker of the week – Dheeraj Reddy

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[ Warning – Guest content. All views might sound more professional than normal ] Dheeraj Reddy About me: My name is Dheeraj Reddy, 21 years old. I’m mostly harmless except on days ending with ‘y’. I’m a Banglorean, at least for 15.231897 years now. Work at ThoughtWorks’s new division Studios . I’ve always loved bikes, right from 1991 when I …

Guest Content

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Starting this week, we will be throwing the blog open to Guests who are interested in writing for the biking community. We would be starting by writing about various bikers, hopefully weekly. Hence titled – Biker of the week . Apart from that some bikers have promised to contribute articles, tips and reviews. Would like to contribute ? Have an …

Top bicycling books

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best cycling books on Amazon Matt Seatons top 10 books on bicycling Top 10 cycling books Various bicycling book lists floating around the internet. Have read and have been inspired by both the books on Lance Armstrong – Its not about the bike and Every Second counts. Awesome stuff. What are your favorites ? ps: incase you are fed up …

save your butt

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Safety – for the rider as well as the biker, is something that we are working on at BumsOnTheSaddle. Might be as simple as making sure essential accessories, like helmets, are available and we do our best to explain the importance of these to our customers. At the other end we are also working on products that add to our …

Khanchendzonga mountain biking expedition 2008

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Khanchendzonga mountain biking expedition 2008 Visit the site for more details. Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, a jaw-grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed Indian city or a kick-ass technical single track – I love it all. Apart from riding bicycles, I love being all geeky …

Sarjapura Exploratory ride – 20 Jan 2008

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Just the bike. The rider. And a place to ride – R.O.A.M An awesome ride. Like most other rides ;) Ride stats Start time: 6:45am Total biking time – 2hr 19min Total Distance – 41.64 Km Avg Speed – 17.9 Kmph Top Speed – 36.9kmph Bikers – 11 of us Complete Photo Gallery of the ride Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE …

ABC Quick Check

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Might be worth a read if you’re considering a ride. Found these useful tips on the website of the League of American Bicyclists 1. A is for air – Inflate tires to rated pressure as listed on the sidewall of the tire – Use a pressure gauge to insure proper pressure – Check for damage to tire tread and sidewall; …

Weekend ride – 20th Jan

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We’ve planned for an off-road exploratory ride on Sunday (20th Jan) morning, off Sarjapur road for about 2.5 hours. We have biked out there sometime back; it has some nice green stretches. Feel free to join us (just leave us a comment saying so – with some contact info please). Starting point : Outer ring road – Sarjapur road junction …

Speed linking

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Tehelka talking about the apathy towards bicyclists while planning a Metro – The Bicycle Thief Delhi Cycling club doing their bit – Pedal to decongest capital roads Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, a jaw-grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed Indian city or a kick-ass technical …

Doing their bit

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A recent article on the Hindustan Times about Delhi folks doing their bit for the environment. Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, a jaw-grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed Indian city or a kick-ass technical single track – I love it all. Apart from riding bicycles, …