Century+ rides

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Loooooong rides ? Join us. Some of us in Bangalore have been doing century+ rides on a regular basis. Its a whole new ball game. different muscles different aches and pains nutrition, fitness, stretching different machines… time to do onto road biking what we did for trail riding We plan to ride to Savandurga this weekend (5 Apr 2009) Start …

Critical mass the coming Saturday

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( more posters from the CM tracking site ) Critical Mass the coming Saturday – 28 Mar 09 Meeting at Cubbon Park at 4pm. more critical mass posters and details here Our Facebook page for the critical Mass. Join up ! Spread the word. a page dedicated to other Critical Masses in the country ( link) Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE …

a week of bicycling in the Media

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Last week saw a slew of articles on bicycling and the happy state of affairs in Bangalore. Our biking community – BangaloreBikersClub ( http://bangalorebikersclub.com ) was mentioned quite a few times, and there were some good writeups on the members. click an image for a more detailed image Deccan Herald – Metro Life – 23 Mar 09 ( weblink ) …

Derailleur/Brake cable maintenance

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Feel your shifters and brakes are no longer shifting/braking as smoothly as they used to ? Might because of the tons of grit in the cables ! Rains especially play havoc here. Luckily its very simple to clean the cables. In either case make sure you don’t loosen any bolts – as that would require a resetting of brakes/gears which …

Biker of the week – Dasarathi

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We are going to revive the biker of the week series on popular demand Dasrathi, or Das as most of us know him, is not only an avid biker but is also one of those few who walks his talk. He is a very active member of Hasiru Usiru and is a staunch Bangalorean at heart ! Das is also …

Biker Movie Nites – Saturday 7 Mar

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its been quite sometime since the last movie nite, which was loads of fun And here’s the next one Location: at BumsOnTheSaddle ( map and address ) When: 6:30pm on the 7th Mar 2009 (a saturday) Theme: umm .. dont wear your cycling spandex. We want folks to be comfortable. What to expect: No idea. The biking movie is yet …