How to choose a good bicycle

Rohan Kini Tips & Tricks 2 Comments

So, you are on a hunt for a sexy new bike and you are confused to bits with all your research. Looks like this is a pretty common experience. The local market is a glut of noise – brands/models/prices/spec’s and opinions. So how do you decide on the bike of your dreams? Well it’s kinda simple. You need to have …

BBCh #7 | 22Km Time Trial Madness | 21 Aug

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Ever taken part in an individual Time Trial ? Known how much fun it can be ? Imagine this multi-fold. BBCh #7 is all about introducing the Team Time Trial to Bangalore, with the hope of encouraging team formation. This would help us take our local bike racing scene to the next level! While you could definitely race all by …

BOTS University – introducing a Team Time Trial

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plagiarized from the Team Time Trial writeup on Wikipedia by Karan Bhuta, our latest intern at BumsOnTheSaddle! Thanks Karan. A team time trial (TTT) is a road-based bicycle race in which teams of cyclists race against the clock. Teams start at equal intervals. Late starters have the advantage of knowing what times they need to beat (and this also makes …

BOTS University – Basic maintenance session

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Time to kickstart BOTS University at the new location Where: BumsOnTheSaddle When: Saturday, 6 Aug – 11am to 12:30pm Do signup for the event on facebook or on a google spreadsheet The session would be basic maintenance and upkeep of your bike – more of a discussion rather than a hardcore session. The hardcore ones will follow the next couple …