A race ready bicycle

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While you are training hard to get respectable timings, its a good idea to ensure your bicycle is race-ready too. With over a year of experience in providing Start Line Support at races & brevets, we at BOTS Tech have compiled a list of top bicycle maintenance tips to ready your bicycle for the day of the event. Below are …

BRAND INTRODUCTION – FULCRUM

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From the makers of some of the best groupsets and bike components in the world – Campagnolo; comes a company by the name of Fulcrum. Fulcrum is fairly new in the market, the company was founded in July 2004 and is based in Arcugnano, Italy. Campagnolo themselves have been making wheels for quite some time and it is the same …

BEGINNERS GUIDE TO BOTTOM BRACKETS

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The bottom bracket or BB is a very important component on the bike frame. It’s found in-between the frames seat tube and bottom tube in a hollow opening called a “BB shell” which consists of two bearings, one on either side. The Bottom Bracket essentially connects the crankset to the bicycle and allows it to rotate freely. It contains a spindle that …

GROWTH OF CYCLING ACROSS INDIA

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Strava has this real cool app to check how cycling/running has grown across 2014 & 2015 (link) Really good to see that much more blue & red across India. Plus new hot spots popping up. 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 …

The Cyclist(s): A Specialized family who commutes in Bangalore City

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One of the perks of running a bike shop is meeting all kinds of crazy awesome people! Trust us, cyclists are awesome! “The Cyclist” – is a series of writeup’s on some of these bikers who inspire the heck out of us! Shyam and Lakshmi are both recent converts and the primary use of their bicycles is commute – and they LOVE it! We …

BOTS Radio Jingle: BOTS on Radio Fever 104 for the training rides

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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 bicycles, technology, bike …

The perfect bicycle by Mike Sinyard, founder Specialized Bicycles India

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A fantastic video of Mike Sinyard, the founder of Specialized Bicycle Components on what makes the perfect bike – “A bike that disappears” Awesome! Check out more about Specialized Bicycles in India. 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 …

Critical Mass Bangalore September – Occupy Bangalore Streets

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    poster by Upesh Pradhan 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 …

Lets go on a Sunday morning ride and have couple of shots!

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The Sunday morning ride is getting healthier and tastier. We are going to be riding 20 kms to have couple of organic wheat grass shots. This 30ml shot is a rich source of chlorophyll, amino acids, minerals and vitamins. At the same time, it has super-strong flavors of different herbs and leaves. We will be starting from HRC @ 07: …

BBCh13 Race#6 | Downhill Results

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Photo thread of the entire downhill race on facebook! Brilliant images Some more images of the event Team Rolling Shutterz Raghu Mohan Chenthil Photography Vishnu Janardhanan Shaktiraj Singh Jadeja A great sound bite from the Winner of this year’s Downhill Race at Turahalli, taken by Veloscope The Podiums   THE WINNING JUMP The Winning Jump – shot by Vishnu Janardhanan Overall Dirt …