MEDIA – SAFER ROADS FOR CYCLISTS | DECCAN HERALD

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Quoted us as “Bums of the saddles”!!, but Deccan Herald did have some of the BOTS folks quote how cyclists can be safer on our hostile roads. Good to see media starting to report on cyclists safety. Looks like the numbers are picking up! For someone who cycles daily, Archana Sheshagiri, says that cyclists end up commanding their space on …

MEDIA – PEDALLING TO THE FUTURE | DECCAN HERALD

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A nice writeup on BUMSONTHESADDLE, the inception and our effort in getting more people on bike via our shop rides as a part of the club culture column on the Deccan Herald. Thanks guys! The BOTSWOMEN riders and the Tarmac Chronicles. Looking good! They thought of cycling to their offices instead of using their motor bikes. “I used to ride …

MEDIA: BUMSONTHESADDLE – 9 AWESOME COMMUNITIES IN BANGALORE

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  BUMSONTHESADDLE are loved as much for their name as for the community of cyclists they’ve built in the city. This cycling group aims for nothing less than to redefine the way bicycling is done in India. Besides regular bicycling trips in and around Bangalore, they also operate a state-of-the-art store for bicycles and related gear. – Check out the other …

MEDIA – FEATURED STORE ON CHOOSEMYBICYCLE

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BUMSONTHESADDLE was recently featured on ChooseMyBicycle (link). Sweet read! An excerpt from the post When did the store start and what led you to start it? BUMSONTHESADDLE was started in 2006 by Nikhil and ​I. We rode our bikes quite a bit and always felt that there was ​more to this ​passionate and community oriented product (cycles). We felt most people …

MEDIA: Bicycle Bells and Whistles | The Hindu Business Line

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  Missionary wheels Rohan Kini has experienced this boom first-hand. In 2006, this computer engineer began building a community of bikers in Bangalore, a city choking with traffic and pollution. The chaos and hold-ups on the roads led to the birth of the ‘cycle to work’ movement. “We started with the aim of promoting cycling in Bangalore. We were already …

MEDIA: BANGALORE MIRROR – FOOT ON THE PEDAL

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p.s: Content loading via facebook. Might take time to load if you have a slow internet connection! Three passionate cyclists roll out successful business models that help them keep up with their love for the sport while encouraging others to do so too Read more online – http://bit.ly/foot-on-the-pedal Post by BumsOnTheSaddle.