BIKE REVIEW – MR. KANTH GONE BIKING WITH THE BERGAMONT HELIX 4.0 2015

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“With the growing popularity of two-wheeled commuting and increasing enthusiasm for hitting the trails on the weekend, Bergamont’s Helix 4.0 is a great bike for both that and beyond” My name is Kanth, Prem Kanth! I’ve been commuting by bicycle for the most part of my life. Commuters go through lots of obstacles on their bike with different seasons, detours …

BOTS AT THE VODAFONE CYCLING MARATHON 2015

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The 2015 edition of the Vodafone Cycling Marathon – great event and extremely useful to create more cycling in Bangalore city. The 2 day expo was well organized and as a cycling company we used it to ensure we create more bikers by showing off all the shop rides we are doing. We also spoke to women to understand how BUMSONTHESADDLE could help them ride more! Todays events/race had a …

TEAM BUMSONTHESADDLE at the BAR RACES TODAY

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Post by BumsOnTheSaddle. 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 everything there is to know about …

BIKE REVIEW – BERGAMONT VITOX 6.3

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I’m sure everyone remembers their “bicycling days”. Most of us don’t realize it, but the bicycle was and will always be every child’s most sought after toy. We spent quite a large chunk of our childhood riding a bike! From learning how to cross roads to finding those shortcuts around your house the bicycle was often our best buddy. Most …

PEDRO’S CHAIN MACHINE REVIEW – good cleaning tools for bicycle maintainance

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A clean bike is a happy bike! Keeping your bike clean is an essential part of bicycle maintenance ensuring better performance, increased safety, easier repairs, increased life of all parts of the bike, and more fun on your next ride! The Pedro’s Chain machine tool (link) equipped with its 104 counter clock-wise rotating brushes is the perfect tool to get …

Chain and Lube: Pedro’s Syn lube review – for the worst riding conditions

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  The Pedro’s Syn lube is one of the few super long lasting lubricants for wet riding condition. Although it would have been awesome to test this out in a super wet area of India like Cherrapunji we are limited to Bangalore’s crazy weather. This lube will outperform anything you tried before in harsh conditions. The staying power and extremely …

Clean and Lube: Pedro’s ChainJ lubricant review – the perfect all rounder

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Pedro’s Chainj is a propriety vegetable/synthetic chain lubricant engineered with negative charged molecules which not only associate ionically with metal surfaces creating a protective barrier but also assist in keeping it there. The vegetable/synthetic base of the oil offers superior oxidation and corrosion protection. Meant to be used in both dry and wet conditions this lube is the perfect all-round …

Review: Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres

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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 …