Superb Sunday Morning Ride @ 7 : 30 am (Hardrock Cafe)

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Go green mega campaign ride starts from M.E.S play ground right opposite to Bumsonthesaddle Store, Its going to be fun riding with a big bunch of people. We also have slightly longer ride from Hard rock cafe.  Ours will be a small troop which craves for bit of adventure and eagerly tries out new restaurant every week. Start Point: Hard …

Do cheap bicycles mean fewer riders?

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Harsha recently picked up a BMX from us. Not a product that we normally stock, but heck BMX bikes are kickass (remember BMX bandits?) The BMX was at a dodgy price point – not cheap but would not put a dent on finances. A price point where quality/component compromises will be made. Not products that we normally keep at BumsOnTheSaddle. Issues …

Sunday Morning Ride

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  Race was fun last week. 1st lap was interesting, 2nd & 3rd lap was hard and in the 4th lap, I was getting a hang of things. 5th lap, I got lapped out.  This week, I’m all geared up for a awesome Sunday morning ride.  Start Point: Hard Rock Cafe,7:30am Stand Up : 07: 40 am – A tiny …

Old video advertisements of Indian bicycles

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BSA SLR Hercules MTB  Hercules Rodeo and Champ   and there are a whole lot more if you dig em 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 thru packed Indian city or a kick-ass technical single track – I love …

Gone in 60 Seconds – a documentary on bike theft in London

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Documentary on bike theft in London Pinkbike recently ran a fantastic video documentary on bike theft in London. Bikers in London/UK have a mature cycling culture, which unfortunately includes more organized bike theft, a problem thats slowly starting to crop up across India. While the number of bikers on good bicycles are exploding, the awareness of the need to secure …

ATCAG – Bicycle sharing for Bangalore

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We wish Kerberon Automations the very best as they kick off the very first completely automated bike sharing infrastructure for Bangalore. In brief Get a smart card after paying Rs 1000 as refundable deposit. The smart card is your key to getting a bike from the ATCAG docking station First 1 hour of usage is free, subsequent hours are charged …

Sunday Morning Riding and Racing – 21 Oct 2012

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Start Point: Hard Rock Cafe, 7:30am We head towards Frazer town, Banaswadi and reach K. R Puram bridge. Around 9 :30 am we will Indiranagar Chai Patty and have break fast there. We finish breakfast and ride towards Koramangala and end the ride at BumsOnTheSaddle. More info about out Sunday Morning Rides Check out the awesome BumsOnTheSaddle Marketplace if you are looking for …

Red Bull Rampage 2012 USA Full Recap

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It’s so awesome we gotto share this with all our bikers! Definitely a must see – even if you saw the 2012 Rampage. 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 …

Sunday Morning Group Ride – 14 Oct 2012

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The Sunday morning rides are mellow 2 hour bike rides at a relaxed pace that are suitable for beginners to intermediate level riders. If you are looking at some gut wrenching action you can join us for the Wednesday Night rides. Ride Details for this Sunday Ride (14 Oct) Start Point: Hard Rock Cafe, 7:30am (next pickup point Forum Mall Entrance, 8:00-8:15am) We …

Red Bull Rampage 2012 – Kurt Sorge

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Red Bull Rampage 2012 was absolutely Brilliant. Kurt Sorge’s winning second run Also check out the absolutely absolutely brilliant photo thread on PinkBike by Margus The whole show was brilliant – organization, riding, media, everything! ps: Wanna know more about what the Red Bull Rampage is all about   Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether …