Car free week – Apr 2008

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flickrSLiDR. Some Pics of Car Free Week some more shot by Kiran Yesterday was the grand finale of the Car Free week organized by GO Cycle . Bicyclists met up at 4 corners of the city and biked to a common location near M.G Road. After which we decided to hit the streets and did a small rally down Cubbon …

What

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One of the things that need to be decided upon while buying a bike (or anything else for that matter) is to fix a budget, and what is a budget? An orderly system for living beyond your means ;-) So how much should you spend? This article gives an idea on what you can expect for your money in these …

Car free Day

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car free day, promoted by GO Cycle Its car free week and lots of folks are signing up to give up driving their car one day this week. Its all going to culminate in a big Sunday ride (on the 27th of April). All promoted by GO Cycle. Check out their website or ping us for more details. Rohan KiniWHAT …

Kanakpura exploratory – 13 Apr 2008

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Kanakpura Exploratory – 13 Apr 2008 Share your bike routes @ Bikely.com A very nice short ride. We biked a distance of around 40Kms from the starting point (Family Mart, Kanakpura Road) Route Go straight on Kanakpura road until you see a sign board for Trans Indus, around 9 Km from Family Mart. Take a right to get onto village …

Ride this weekend ?

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A recent ride was announced on our e-group, BangaloreBikers The ride starts at the usual Kanakpura road, Ring road junction – near Family Mart. Start time: 6am. Ride: I have no idea. Im just out there to ride :) The ride is supposedly traffic free and mostly tarmac. Ride time: Around 5 Hrs Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I …

Bicycle Anatomy for Beginners

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Bicycle Anatomy for Beginners from Quickrelease.tv on Vimeo. 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 …

creaks and clicks

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“Aside from the whoosh of the tires on the road, and the clicking of the freewheel, a bicycle should be silent.” – Sheldon Brown a pretty nice writeup by Sheldon Brown on how to make your bike silent. 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 …

Sarjapur – Ride Report – 6 Apr 2008

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Sarjapur – Exploratory – 6 Apr 2008 Share your bike routes @ Bikely.com The proposed Ride route A chilled out ride, where the most strenuous bits were getting to the starting point and back home after the ride :) Overall we did around 50Km. Some brilliant terrain and some ok-decent terrain. Lots of inviting off roads deviations were ignored with …

Exploratory ride – Sunday 6 Apr

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Its been almost 3 weeks since we last rode out and we are itching to ride out again. So here goes Plan: continue the exploratory ride around Sarjapur Road where we stopped off last time. We plan to ride some distance on road and then take a deviation and do around two hours of off roading and then get back …