BOTSWOMEN – AN INITIATIVE TO GET MORE WOMEN CYCLING IN INDIA

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Pedaling down tree lined streets ignoring the traffic, whizzing past the pink blossoms adorning Bangalore – there’s something about being on a cycle. To be free, independent and to ride strong! To me cycling in empowering. I feel free, I feel independent and I feel strong. We are three women working at the bikeshop, we play different roles but we …

THE FIXED COLLECTIVE – FIXED GEAR PARTY!

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This is a invitation for the 2nd Fixed gear party – The Fixed Collective. An initiative by BUMSONTHESADDLE to share our love for fixed gear bikes and to showcase some of the best fixed gear and single speed bikes in India. This time we are going to be showing off not one but 3 awesome brands Pure Fix Cycles – we love …

BIKE REVIEW – MR. KANTH GONE BIKING WITH THE BERGAMONT HELIX 4.0 2015

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“With the growing popularity of two-wheeled commuting and increasing enthusiasm for hitting the trails on the weekend, Bergamont’s Helix 4.0 is a great bike for both that and beyond” My name is Kanth, Prem Kanth! I’ve been commuting by bicycle for the most part of my life. Commuters go through lots of obstacles on their bike with different seasons, detours …

BOBS YOUR UNCLE: THE ULTRABOB 2015

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We hosted the kickoff of the Ultra BOB 2015 run by Globeracers. Always feels awesome to support events like this which further the cause of cycling. The riders should complete their 610km in 30 hours and should be back at BUMSONTHESADDLE Jayanagar by 5AM on Sunday. Do let us know if you Wanna come and welcome them! More power to bikers. …

BOTS Guides : How to choose a good bicycle light?

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Bike lights keep getting lighter and smaller while delivering brighter illumination for riding safety. When shopping for bike lights, you first need to ask yourself this: Do you want to see or be seen? Or both? This article will help you choose the right lighting for your cycling needs Types of Bike Lights Bicycle lights come in a variety of …

BOTS AT THE VODAFONE CYCLING MARATHON 2015

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The 2015 edition of the Vodafone Cycling Marathon – great event and extremely useful to create more cycling in Bangalore city. The 2 day expo was well organized and as a cycling company we used it to ensure we create more bikers by showing off all the shop rides we are doing. We also spoke to women to understand how BUMSONTHESADDLE could help them ride more! Todays events/race had a …