HELLO FROM PAWAN DUBEY

Shaun George Ride Leadership Program

Hey guys, my name is Pawan and I got into cycling with a simple gift to myself in November 2016 – a bicycle! I learned how to ride the bike with the help of a few friends and started with just riding in and around the locality – short distances, typically to the shopping complex or to my dance classes. …

HELLO FROM ABHIRAM BELLUR

Shaun George BOTS News, Ride Leadership Program

The BUMSONTHESADDLE ride lead role was a great experience. It helped me grow my personality, interpersonal communication skills, and management skills, all while doing something I love – riding my bicycle. Over the years, I had the opportunity to meet plenty of new riders, got to hear some amazing stories and picked up new riding techniques. The memories made, will …

HELLO FROM SARANG ARVIND

Shaun George BOTS News, Ride Leadership Program

The Ride Lead role is more than just riding a bike. It has been over a year since I started leading rides and it’s been a great experience on multiple fronts. The BUMSONTHESADDLE Ride Leadership Program has put my planning and organizing skills to test. I have had the freedom to plan events and even help in organizing. An opportunity …

HELLO FROM CHINTAN DHANDHA

Shaun George Ride Leadership Program

I first stumbled across BUMSONTHESADDLE when I brought in my road bike for service. Back then they used to do the Sunday 50k rides and these were usually around South Bangalore. I joined the first ride about 2 years back. Until this point, I had only done smallish breakfast rides, max of about 30k. The ride was lead by a …

HELLO FROM BALA

Shaun George Ride Leadership Program

I started riding when I was a kid and used my bike for commuting to school and then later to college. Lost touch with cycling for a few years in between and then started riding again about 5 years ago. I started riding longer distances with a bunch of friends. I got really into it, bought my road bike last …