Biker of the Week – Muralidhar Chavan

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Muralidhar Chavan on his Trek 3700 Heck no!!! It is impossible to cycle in this dense traffic. This was my reaction when I first imagined myself cycling to office or elsewhere. For more than 5 weeks now I have been cycling to office, a distance of 14 km 1 way (from Harishchandra ghat, near malleswaram deviah park, to EGL campus, …

MTB Himachal 2008

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Looks like MTB Himachal – 2008 is creeping around the corner, as pointed out by Farhad an astute reader of this blog. Are you taking part ? Are you training ? What you plan for MTB Himachal 2008 ? The revamped site has videos and photos and a count down to the event. Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I …

Ride report – Sarjapur Trail ride

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Click here for more pictures from the ride A fantastic ride ! 9 of us in all ( which is great considering a start time of 6am ) of which 4 were new to the group. Awesome. Always a pleasure to meet new bikers. :) The plan was to ride around 60km on nice roads and get back to Bangalore …

speed linking – writeups on cycling

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Five people bicycling thru India to raise awareness and funds to rebuild a hospital Road Rage, a small experience report of a London dude cycling on Indian roads Cycle your way to good health Delhi’s Fearless cycle enthusiasts Peddling the Pedalling Corridor, a writeup on cycling tracks in the country. Special Companion, Anu reminiscing the good ol days when she …

Autograph please

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TI is spear heading a signature campaign to get bicycle lanes in India. Go Sign up here 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 …

BOTS on New Indian Express

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( click to get a bigger, more readable picture ) BumsOnTheSaddle featured on the front page of City Times, New Indian Express. 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 …

Trek 4300D – new demo bike at BOTS

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me. On our new Trek 4300D demo bike At BumsOnTheSaddle, we try to continuously make the experience of picking up a new bike better… and better…and …. Hence we have picked up a new Trek 4300D for the store so that customers can ride the bike and get a feel for the Trek 4xxx series and make a more informed …

Ride Report – Duathlon – 3 Feb 2008

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Big group of riders ( more photos of the ride ) A really nice ride with lots of people (19 of us) . Heartening to see so many BumsOnTheSaddle customers out on their bikes. We started from Family Mart at 6:40am. Rode on, on Kanakpura road till Kagglipura which should be around 16Km on road. There we took a left …

Biker of the week – Ravi Ranjan Kumar

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[ Warning 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 and know everything there is to know about bicycles, …