Bicycle Buyers Guide - bumsonthesaddle

ROAD VS MOUNTAIN VS HYBRID BICYCLE – BUYERS GUIDE

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A lot of us looking at getting a bicycle for ourselves are left confused with the myriad options available nowadays. Those simple machines that we rode in our childhood have not gone untouched with the technological advancements made by mankind over the past few decades. Not only has this exposed us to more quality options to choose from, but can …

BUMSONTHESADDLE Cycling events and rides in Bangalore thru August

AUGUST CYCLING EVENTS IN BANGALORE

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We’re nurturing our events page (bumsonthesaddle.com/events) to track and share all cycling events and rides in Bangalore to ensure riding miles are even simpler to achieve. Keen to have your event shared with the Bangalore cycling community? Let us know! As a cyclist, completing your first 100km ride is always a exciting achievement. We’re super excited about the BOTS100 and …

The best bicycle mechanics providing road cycling event support from BUMSONTHESADDLE

BOTS STARTLINE SUPPORT AT THE BANGALORE CLASSIC ROAD RACE

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The BUMSONTHESADDLE Start Line Support is our initiative to ensure cyclists have last minute technical support to ensure their upcoming event is perfect – a quick derailleur touchup to ensure snappy shifting, quick check on tire pressure for better traction and maybe even a helping hand to fix flats and replace tubes when required. We basically take our bike shop …

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JUNE CYCLING EVENTS IN BANGALORE

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Sign up for rides on our website or Facebook June is awesome – fantastic weather for riding! And we have an event packed month to help you enjoy it to the fullest. Head over to our events page (website / Facebook) and sign up for events to stay current on what’s happening. We’re nurturing our events page (bumsonthesaddle.com/events) to track …

MAY IS BIKE MONTH! CYCLING EVENTS IN BANGALORE IN MAY

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May is an exciting month! As a company we have decided to stay a lot more connected, share more awesome cycling and work harder on inspiring our fans to ride their bikes. Also ride a lot more as a company. Going forward, you can find ALL cycling events that we conduct on our events page – http://bumsonthesaddle.com/events WEEKLY RIDES Our …

INDOOR TRAINERS: EXPERIENCE VIRTUAL REALITY TO RIDE MORE THIS WINTER

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EXPLORE ONE MORE DIMENSION ON YOUR BIKE! It’s fantastic weather to be out riding but there are those grey days when you just-cannot-hit-the-road and a nice bike ride around the neighbourhood is all that you need to complete a perfect relaxed day. OR You’re one of those who enjoy a hard ride on your bike! FTP, VO2MAX and a burn is all what …

PRODUCT OPINION: SPECIALIZED ROUBAIX PRO TIRE

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The Specialized Roubaix Pro is an endurance road tire that’s well suited for smooth and rough roads alike. That’s because it’s fast like any competitive road tire, only it features a bead-to-bead Endurant casing, plus patented Specialized BlackBelt technology for puncture protection. This way, it rolls smooth over any terrain.   SPECIALIZED GEEK TALK ENDURANT – overlapped, three-layer casing for …

THE SPECIALIZED ALIBI – FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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The Specialized Alibi on Indian roads! BASICS HOW CAN A TYRE BE AIR LESS? Most bicycles come installed with pneumatic tires – a rubber tire casing with a bicycle tube inside which needs to be pumped up regularly. This design has multiple benefits offering a comfortable ride, light weight and good traction and have been the preferred choice on bikes …

BOTSPUNE Announcement: Closing Down Operations 9 Oct 2016

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Today we’re announcing that after two years of helping cyclists in Pune, we will be shutting down our Pune bike shop operations on 9 Oct 2016. We’ve been present in Pune for over two years, and we’ve learnt bucket loads – running high quality bike shops in a new city, creating cycling communities from scratch, managing inspired teams across multiple …

NITIN AREEKAL – NEW BUM AT BUMSONTHESADDLE

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People are important to us at BOTS. We aim to have a fantastic, motivated team capable of delivering a phenomenal experience for cyclists across the country. We’re super excited to introduce a new member on our team – Nitin Areekal. Nitin will be playing a Sales Representative role in our distribution business. He will be responsible for ensuring global cycling …