All about Pedro’s – the complete bicycle care brand

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About Pedro’s People across the world love Pedro’s for their customer focus, grassroots support and easy-going nature. Being extremely conscious of their environmental footprint, Pedro’s have focussed on churning out eco friendly products. The company is also focused on professional grade bike shop tools and uniquely positions itself as a complete bicycle care brand. Green and Clean! A little more …

Review: Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres

Suraj LN Swamy Product Launch, Reviews

The Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres are essentially heavy duty, seemingly bullet proof ultra reliable commu-touring tyres that inspire unprecedented confidence without feeling sluggish or barge-like, as the 970g weight for a pair would imply. Available for online purchase with free shipping all across India (link) BumsOnTheSaddle would like to congratulate Sandeep Seth on finishing the Tour of Nilgiris 2014, one …

BumsOnTheSaddle, Infantry Road – The launch of Specialized Bicycles in India

Rohan Kini BOTS News, Events, Product Launch

The new BumsOnTheSaddle on Infantry road, Bangalore (pic shot by Chenthil Mohan) We are super excited to showcase our latest project. This has been in the works for almost a year and was a massive project that pushed everyones limits! Great learning and a ton of fun. We are super excited to launch our second store – a Specialized Concept Store. …

Gear Review – Zixtro Flash smart phone/mobile phone holder for bicycles

Rohan Kini Product Launch, Reviews

Gear Review of the Zixtro Flash Smart Phone/Mobile phone holder for bicycles by Shankar Shastry, an avid mountain biker based out of Bangalore who loves touring and owns an enviable fleet of bikes!  You can follow Shankar and his bicycling exploits on his awesome blog – MyMyBikeAndTouring. No guesses as to what Shankar is passionate about :) Over to you Shankar! …

Bike Porn – KHS Alite 150

Rohan Kini Product Launch, Reviews

Some nice pictures of the KHS Alite 150 that we shot at BumsOnTheSaddle recently. Do read up our review on the KHS Alite 150 if you are interested in this bike! [galleryview id=1] Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, a jaw-grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed …

The Bergamont’s are here!

Rohan Kini Product Launch

Bergamont bicycles in Bangalore The Bergamont range of bicycles have been around in India for over a year now. The Brand Company Website Bergamont on Facebook Bergamont @Twitter Bergamont is a German brand and like most brands out of that region they ride on a promise of precision design and stringent quality. Most of the information available on the internet …

BOTS wedgies – awesome saddle bags for your bike!

Rohan Kini Product Launch

Awesome Saddle bags at the store A truck load of new BOTS Wedgies have arrived – Sultry Red, Dirty Fellow Yellow, Sexy black, Cool Blue, OMG Green What is a wedgie you say? BOTS Wedgie is the bestest Saddle Bag in the world. The perfect size which will take in everything your biking heart desires. Your bike is longing to …

BOTS Currency – bicycling gift vouchers

Rohan Kini Product Launch

Ever wanted to gift a biker some bicycling related item and not sure what to gift them ? How about some BOTS Currency ? Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, a jaw-grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed Indian city or a kick-ass technical single track – …

Yehuda Moon in India

Rohan Kini Product Launch

Excerpt Yehuda Moon works at the Kickstand Cyclery, lives on his bicycle and dreams of a day when everyone does likewise. The strip chronicles the on road and retail adventures of Yehuda Moon. Yehuda owns a bike shop, the Kickstand Cyclery, with his friend Joe, and the two are confronted with the challenges presented by their daily bicycle commute and …

Bike Porn – Cannondale Trail 5

Rohan Kini BOTS News, Product Launch

Check out the detailed photoshoot on Facebook or Flickr Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, 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 geeky and know …