How much do you save?

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Congratulations, if you commute by a bicycle! One of the advantages of bicycle commute is the savings made on fuel costs that are incurred when cars and/or motorcycles are used. You 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 …

around the corner

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Tour de France 2008 … just around the corner. Starting on July 5th till the 27th. The official site Tour Miscellany Preview – Tour 2008 The Tour F.A.Q got more interesting Tour articles to share with folks ? Let us know. Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road …

Trail riding Nandi

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warning: Trails up ahead ! So far its been just the road bikers who have hit Nandi Hills with a vengeance. Us trail riders were kinda feeling left out of the fun. So, the BOTS team decided to find some trails and ride them ! And ride them we did. The trails are kinda dangerous at the moment, lots thorny …

Crowds at BOTS

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crowding customers ? We are experimenting with a different way of meeting customers. Still sticking to appointments, but calling more than one at the same time. Gets us a bunch of advantages we get to talk to more folks at one time common questions get answered together some folks get answers to stuff they don’t ask but might need to …

Lances’ at BumsOnTheSaddle

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Lances lying around. Customers sometime forget to take them and we sometimes slip up and forget to give them. In case you have not received the bicycle manual when you picked up your TREK bicycle from us, please do drop in and pick them up. Get you bike too, so that we can give it a once over ;) Howzzat …

Climbing. Nandi Hills.

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Nandi hills (60km from Bangalore) is turning out to be THE place to head out and stretch your legs if you are a road biker. The following post is an aggregation of thoughts by folks who have taken a shot at Nandi, from the awesome BangaloreBikers group contributors so far – Abhin, Anand, Bobby, Jagan, Rushi, Samim, Sriram and me …

Pedal Power

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Samim Rizvi local boy Samim making waves in the Indian cycling space. The Hindu has a nice article on what Samims training schedule is these days and the kind of events that Samim would be participating in the coming year. Awesome Stuff. Way to go dude. Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a …

bicycle humour

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on Bangalore Mirror 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 …

Types of Mountain Biking

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Given the road conditions that we have in Bangalore today and the frequent jumps on and off footpaths, you could classify the kind of riding done as a mix of cross-country and street/urban. This can be fun, but there Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, a …

Price increase

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Our trusty chalk board with bike prices All prices seem to be going just one direction, UP ! We were recently told by TREK India, that all prices are going to be hiked up an approximate 20% because of an overall increase in the price of raw materials. The Trek 4300D is the first bike to take the hit. Earlier …