BumsOnTheSaddle bike shop review by a happy biker!

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We thrive on feedback and have tried multiple ways to ensure good feedback systems are built into our day to day processes so that we can track opinions on how awesome (or not) we are and constantly learn and get better! While the unhappy customers are the ones who help us the most by pointing out where we need to …

Bike Porn – KHS Alite 150

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Some nice pictures of the KHS Alite 150 that we shot at BumsOnTheSaddle recently. Do read up our review on the KHS Alite 150 if you are interested in this bike! [galleryview id=1] 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 …

KHS Alite 150 Bike Review

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KHS Alite 150 The KHS Alite 150 is an entry level MTB that is very popular with new riders across India. Can’t decide between a trail bike or a commuter? Getting onto the KHS Alite 150 would be a good choice – The light weight Aluminum frame, multiple frame sizes and quality components ensure a comfortable ride. Ride Experience The …

Team BOTS Racing team

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Team BOTS – road and off road kit shoot. [psst – not the whole team. The rest are all busy slacking] The first team in the country to have a nice off road kit. We think. Super proud about it anyways! And the road jerseys that we launched yesterday sealed the deal. The super awesome retro design resembles the back …

store.bumsonthesaddle.com – starting to tread towards online sales

Rohan Kini BOTS News, E-commerce

We just went live with the first cut of the BumsOnTheSaddle Online store – www.store.bumsonthesaddle.com You cannot buy anything yet. It’s “Coming Soon” ;) At BumsOnTheSaddle we believe in being a Local Bike Shop – a fantastic creative space filled with awesome Bicycles, Bicycling, Passion and Community. Where we can celebrate cycling and inspire folks to get onto a bike …

Bangalore Bicycle Championships Race #9 – Nandi Road Race

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Sign up for the World Famous Nandi Road Race, Bangalore What: Road Race When: 21st October, 2012 Where: Nandi Hills Area Race Distance: ~50Km Registration Time: 0600 – 0645hrs Race Start Time: 0700hrs Thanks to team Spectrum Racing for helping us recee out this route. Useful links Race Registration Volunteer Registration Map of Race Route Official website Event on Facebook Visit the …

Closed due to Bangalore Bandh

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Closed today Sorry folks – although we do not subscribe to the notion of civil disobedience to be better human beings, we need to keep BumsOnTheSaddle shut for the day to ensure our employees/bikers and bikes are not at the receiving end of mob mentality. The Supreme court of India has banned Bandh’s in 1998 (cited from Wikipedia) but the …

Bicycling at Jagriti Theatre

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A nice Trek 7.1 at Jagriti Theatre, Whitefield Freedom, Culture, Expression and Community – something’s you tend to see a lot of around bicycles and cycling. Theatre pretty much foster’s the same. The good folks at Jagriti Theatre are showcasing a nice Trek Urban bike and a couple of standees shouting out that Bangalore is the cycling capital of the …

Why should I buy a second hand bicycle

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Looking to get onto a bicycle? A second hand option might be a good choice too. The BumsOnTheSaddle Marketplace is a great tool to keep an eye out for good second hand deals – bicycles, gear and components. There are quite a few advantages in picking up a second hand bike. Cost – One of the main reasons for picking …

Messing up the BumsOnTheSaddle Marketplace

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The BumsOnTheSaddle Marketplace is your space to get rid of bicycles, gear and components you no longer need and make another biker happy with a good deal. It’s been running the last month of so and has been a great help to quite a few bikers who have managed to find buyers for their posted items! Yay! Due to a development/deployment …