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A link to the e-copy   Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether its a simple commute, a high intensity road roace, 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 …

Superb Sunday Morning Ride

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Wohooo! We are riding this Sunday too! Start Point – Hard Rock Cafe, MG Road Breakfast Point – Chai Patty, Indiranagar End Point – Bumsonthesaddle, Jayanagar Start Time – 07:40 am End Time – 10:30 am (approx). We had good fun watching the awesome Downhill BBCH race last Sunday. This Sunday, we are riding to Chai Patty for breakfast. We …

BBCh13 Race#6 | Downhill Results

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Photo thread of the entire downhill race on facebook! Brilliant images Some more images of the event Team Rolling Shutterz Raghu Mohan Chenthil Photography Vishnu Janardhanan Shaktiraj Singh Jadeja A great sound bite from the Winner of this year’s Downhill Race at Turahalli, taken by Veloscope The Podiums   THE WINNING JUMP The Winning Jump – shot by Vishnu Janardhanan Overall Dirt …

Fortune India – featuring Cycling and BumsOnTheSaddle

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A great writeup on the BumsOnTheSaddle journey in the July edition of Fortune India. BOTS was setup in 2006 and its been an awesome journey. Being interviewed for the article reminded us of the deep history we have, our values and the fact that we have a kickass team doing great work in the right direction. The article talks about entrepreneurship, the cycling …

Thoughts on downhill riding by Karan Bhuta

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We have the downhill race running tomorrow as a part of the Dirt series at the Bangalore Bicycle Championships and a lot of folks will be attempting downhill after giving it a gap of almost a year (prev years downhill race) Here are Karan’s thoughts and some good tips on downhill riding that might be useful for folks at the …

BBCh13 Race #6 – Downhill race at Turahalli

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We have the downhill race happening as a part of the Dirt series at the Bangalore Bicycle Championships. Where: Turahalli Forest When: 21 July, 2013 (Sunday) More details on the official site – www.bbch.in/downhill-race-2013-at-turahalli   Google map to the start point View Driving Directions to Turahalli in a larger map Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. …

Superb Sunday Morning Ride to Turahalli

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We are riding to Turahalli this Sunday to watch the exciting BBCH downhill race. Couple of weeks ago, we did Wheels of change program at Nephrolife. We had a amazing response from the awesome Nephrolifers. Few of them are now commuting to office. Yay! The Nephrolifers will also be riding with us. Be there to give them a pat on …

Cycling in the news

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Good to see lots of smallish news writeups on cycling!   Education times – Times of India (15 July 2013)     Bangalore Mirror (16 July 2013) Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether its a simple commute, a high intensity road roace, a jaw grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed Indian city or a …

Writing for NMT Times – Non motorized transport

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  At BumsOnTheSaddle we strongly advocate the use of bicycles for commute – we talk about it, writeup about it, showcase bikers who commute and also run regular corporate bicycling workshops to promote the whole concept. This month onwards we will be doing a short column on NMT Times, a monthly newsletter dedicated to Non Motorised Transport! Since a well …

Help Ned Overend decorate his room

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Thats awesome – help Ned Overend decorate his room! Send in your racing number plates asap Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether its a simple commute, a high intensity road roace, a jaw grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed Indian city or a kick ass technical single track – I love it all. Apart …