BumsOnTheSaddle bike shop review by a happy biker!

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We thrive on feedback and have tried multiple ways to ensure good feedback systems are built into our day to day processes so that we can track opinions on how awesome (or not) we are and constantly learn and get better! While the unhappy customers are the ones who help us the most by pointing out where we need to …

Sunday Morning Ride

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Start Point: Hard Rock Cafe, 7:30am We start from Hard rock cafe and head towards Shivajinagar, R.T Nagar & reach Mathikere. At CTR Malleshwaram, we will fill our tummies with crispy Masala dosas and spicy chutnies. Although, we’ve heard a lot about CTR but never been to. If someone knows a better place, do suggest us during the ride. We …

Team BOTS Racing team

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Team BOTS – road and off road kit shoot. [psst – not the whole team. The rest are all busy slacking] The first team in the country to have a nice off road kit. We think. Super proud about it anyways! And the road jerseys that we launched yesterday sealed the deal. The super awesome retro design resembles the back …

store.bumsonthesaddle.com – starting to tread towards online sales

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We just went live with the first cut of the BumsOnTheSaddle Online store – www.store.bumsonthesaddle.com You cannot buy anything yet. It’s “Coming Soon” ;) At BumsOnTheSaddle we believe in being a Local Bike Shop – a fantastic creative space filled with awesome Bicycles, Bicycling, Passion and Community. Where we can celebrate cycling and inspire folks to get onto a bike …

KHS bicycles available at BumsOnTheSaddle

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Naveen and Ignatius fooling around the new KHS Bikes at BumsOnTheSaddle A batch of KHS bikes rolled into BumsOnTheSaddle yesterday. All ready for some bikers to ride em away. The following models in their 2012 line-up are available currently. KHS Alite 150 KHS Alite 350 KHS Alite 500 KHS Alite 1000 KHS 650B The latest prices are as per the website The …

Sunday Morning Group Ride – 7 Oct 2012

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The Sunday morning rides are mellow 2 hour bike rides at a relaxed pace that are suitable for beginners to intermediate level riders. If you are looking at some gut wrenching action you can join us for the Wednesday Night rides. Ride Details for the ride tomorrow (7 Nov) Start Point: Hard Rock Cafe, 7:30am (next pickup point Forum Mall …

Why should I buy a second hand bicycle

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Looking to get onto a bicycle? A second hand option might be a good choice too. The BumsOnTheSaddle Marketplace is a great tool to keep an eye out for good second hand deals – bicycles, gear and components. There are quite a few advantages in picking up a second hand bike. Cost – One of the main reasons for picking …

BumsOnTheSaddle has moved to a new location

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Garage based startups are a cliche. At BumsOnTheSaddle, we decided to reach for the sky and opened shop on the roof :) The bike shop on the roof top! It’s been a cozy biking space for many a biker over the last 5 years or so. The small setup with it’s motherly mango and raintree’s were a perfect platform that …

Bike Porn – Cannondale Trail 5

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Check out the detailed photoshoot on Facebook or Flickr 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 …

BOTS Supports

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At BumsOnTheSaddle we firmly believe that the bicycle is a simple solution to some of the world’s most complicated problems, and we love to support folks who actually make an effort to make a difference. The Glass Half Full, a research oriented social adventure sees a team of two (WiebkeAnka Koch and Kalyan Akkipeddi) on cycles covering around 12,000km of …