TUBULAR TIRES – FUNDAMENTALS

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Mechanics, Racing

One of the biggest considerations for performance cyclists is weight. Everyone knows that the lighter you are, the faster and more efficient you are. Bicycle manufacturers have come up with incredibly light frames and have used all kinds of materials to make a bicycle as light as possible. There’s one way to make things a bit lighter. A tubular tire …

START LINE SUPPORT IN 2019

Rohan Kini Events, Mechanics, Racing, Startline Support

Not being able to ride or race at an event because of mechanical issues is always disappointing. We decided to solve this problem. Creating more riding opportunities has always been one of our pillars at BUMSONTHESADDLE and providing neutral support at events was right up the alley! BUMSONTHESADDLE Start Line Support is an initiative to provide kick-ass technical support to …

The best bicycle mechanics providing road cycling event support from BUMSONTHESADDLE

BOTS STARTLINE SUPPORT AT THE BANGALORE CLASSIC ROAD RACE

Rohan Kini Events, Mechanics, Racing

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 …

INDTRODUCING: BUMSONTHESADDLE PERFORMANCE ROAD COACHING PROGRAM

Suraj LN Swamy BOTS Guides, BOTS News, Racing, Tips & Tricks

If you have been riding your bicycle for over a year, we are sure your thought will be at getting into training or coaching to improve your cadence / average speed / climb timings on our pilgrimage Nandi hills or the deadly kalhatti climb / ability to sprint faster — If have you not been thinking so, probably it is time to …

EVENT – VODAFONE CYCLING MARATHON 2015

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The Vodafone Cycling Marathon is back with a bang and scheduled for Sunday, March 1st 2015 in Bengaluru. The first edition of Vodafone Cycling Marathon brought in nearly 5000 cycling enthusiasts from across India to the heart of Bengaluru. More cyclists, a longer and safer route and a fun-filled carnival awaits you in this edition of the event. Race Categories …

BOTS EXPERT SERIES with Naveen John #thefastestindian

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BumsOnTheSaddle would like to invite you to spend an evening with The Indian National Time Trial Champion — Naveen John — from the Specialized Kynkyny Cycling Team. This is a fantastic opportunity to meet the fastest cyclist in India and to also learn about his journey from being a 100 kilos to taking the podium at the recently concluded Indian Nationals …

THE EMBASSY INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON POWERED BY SPECIALIZED

Rohan Kini BOTS News, Events, Racing, Triathlon

The Embassy International Triathlon (www.fb.com/EmbassyInternationalTriathlon) was conducted at The Stonehill International school. Fantastic turnout, excellent planning and execution and a great location for a nice Tri! Was great to see the splash of red everywhere! Looking forward to this event next year. Post by BumsOnTheSaddle. Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a …

BBCH14 TARMAC Race #5 | 15 June 2014 – Nandi Epic 100Km Road Race

Rohan Kini Events, Racing

The 2014 season of the awesome Bangalore Bicycle Championships is going with a Nandi Epic 100km Road Race on NH-7 Bangalore – Hyderabad Highway. Get your race face on people and get ready for a rocking at the Bangalore Bicycle Championships. RACE DETAILS When : Sunday, 15 June 2014Where : NH-7 Bangalore – Hyderabad Highway | Nandi HillReporting Time : 6:15AMRace Start : 7:00AMDistance : 100kms OnlyRace Cut Off …