20190118 - BOTS EXPERT SERIES | PARIS-BREST-PARIS WITH ANCIEN ASHOK THIRUVENGADAM

BOTS EXPERT SERIES | PARIS-BREST-PARIS WITH ANCIEN ASHOK THIRUVENGADAM

Rupert Fernandes Events

We have Ashok Thiruvengadam gracing the BOTS Expert Series at the bike shop this Sunday to share his journey of picking up a bike from us almost a decade back to how he rode one of the most celebrated long distance rides on the planet – The Paris-Brest-Paris. The BOTS Expert Series are sessions aimed to bring cyclists and experts …

BUMSONTHESADDLE GUIDE - Bicycle Trainers

BUMSONTHESADDLE GUIDES – BICYCLE TRAINERS

Rupert Fernandes BOTS Guides

There are days where you just don’t feel like taking your bike out for a ride, or it’s super chilly or snowing/raining outside, or you’re strapped for time and you really need a quick perkup from a ride, or an injury is bothering you, or you’re simply bored of riding all by yourself. Well, we have some good news – …

EVENT REPORT | PROVIDING START LINE SUPPORT AT THE KRISHNAGIRI 200 KM BREVET

Rupert Fernandes Events

200 KM KRISHNAGIRI BREVET Time Allotted – 13 hours Distance – 200km A 200km ride marks the beginning of the journey of an endurance rider. Randonneuring is an extremely popular sport in India with Brevets in multiple cities across the country running well-organized events with 200km, 300km, 400km, 600km & even 1000km rides allowing riders to push their physical abilities …

HOW TO CHOOSE WATER BOTTLE CAGE

Rupert Fernandes BOTS Guides

  Sweat and thirst are unavoidable part of cycling. For sweat, we can wear a sweatband and to quench the thirst we need a bottle of water. But wait, where would you store them while riding? You would need a bottle cage to do that. Bottle cage usually fits above the down tube of the bike, but sometimes it finds …

HOW TO CHOOSE BICYCLE SHOES

Rupert Fernandes BOTS Guides

A bike can be ridden with any shoe but one who rides regularly is benefitted by shoes designed for cycling. Cycling shoes are designed to be light, with a stiff sole to generate more power in each pedal stroke.  This results in high efficiency and speed, Cycling shoes use Clip-less technology, where a small metal or plastic is attached to …