BOTS Tech workshop – emergency tech skills

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Taking bicycle mechanics seriously: an internal BOTS Tech session in progress Out on a multi-day bike ride and <insert-some-mechanical-niggle-with-your-bike> happens? We hope to equip bikers with basic knowledge to ensure you can be up and running and  approach technical problems in the right manner. Useful knowledge for brevets, long rides and bicycle tours. Or just to quench the tech minded …

Photo Story | Bangalore Bicycle Championships Race 4 – 60 kms endurance XC

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Brilliant showcase of the recently conducted XC endurance event at the Bangalore Bicycle Championships by our very own Rolling Shutterz photography team. Amazing location, beautiful trail and amazing weather! Absolutely perfect for some endurance riding. We had over 40 folks all set to race hard and a couple of peacocks too! As you can see there was plenty of action …

Team BumsOnTheSaddle podiums at today’s race

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Brilliant race today! Cat 1: 2 position – Craig Raynes Under 18 Men: 3 position – Pranav Ashok Craig, the powerhouse of team BumsOnTheSaddle came in second in Cat 1 Men and Pranav, currently interning at BumsOnTheSaddle, came in 3rd in the Under 18 category in his debut race at the 60km Endurance XC race today Bangalore Bicycle Championships! Apart …

BBCh Race #4 | Endurance XC | 60Kms

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Go ahead! Signup for the endurance XC race coming up this weekend (registration link) Help us spread the word about the awesome race! (event on facebook) The race race route [UPDATE – 17 May] Driving Directions 1. If you are on the international Airport road, turn right onto the Outer Ring Road (ORR) at Hebbal Flyover – Hebbal Flyover TO …

Pride of Coorg Bicycle Race

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Some nice Coorg climbs Date: 11th May, 2013 Distance: 80 km (including climbs) Route: Somwarpet to Virajpet (via Madikeri and Murnad) Location: Coorg, Karnataka Prizes 1st prize: Rs 50,000 2nd prize: Rs 30,000 3rd prize: Rs 20,000 Malay Raja (King of the Ghat): Rs 11,000 4th prize: Rs 10,000 5th prize: Rs 7,000 6th prize: Rs 5,000 7th, 8th, 9th, …

Recycled packaging for our online bike shop purchases

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Cardboard and Brown Paper A bike shop generates a phenomenal amount of waste – plastic, cardboard, zip-ties and other paraphernalia. Prem Kanth, our in-house e-commerce dude, decided to recycle this waste and re-use it for packing up orders from our online bike shop. The next time you tear open a parcel from us do notice how awesome the packaging is and enjoy the …