Bicycle Buyers Guide - bumsonthesaddle

ROAD VS MOUNTAIN VS HYBRID BICYCLE – BUYERS GUIDE

Rohan Kini BOTS Guides

A lot of us looking at getting a bicycle for ourselves are left confused with the myriad options available nowadays. Those simple machines that we rode in our childhood have not gone untouched with the technological advancements made by mankind over the past few decades. Not only has this exposed us to more quality options to choose from, but can …

buyers guide to bicycle pumps

HOW TO CHOOSE A BICYCLE PUMP – BUYERS GUIDE

Vallabh Pradeep BOTS Guides

A good bicycle pump is on our list of Top Essentials for a Cyclist. Bicycle pumps do a simple but important job of ensuring tires are inflated to specification. This ensures your ride is comfortable, safe and that tires last. As with all essentials, having a good pump will definitely ensure you ride even more! This guide should give you …

BUMSONTHESADDLE Cycling events and rides in Bangalore thru August

AUGUST CYCLING EVENTS IN BANGALORE

Rohan Kini Events

We’re nurturing our events page (bumsonthesaddle.com/events) to track and share all cycling events and rides in Bangalore to ensure riding miles are even simpler to achieve. Keen to have your event shared with the Bangalore cycling community? Let us know! As a cyclist, completing your first 100km ride is always a exciting achievement. We’re super excited about the BOTS100 and …

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 …

TEN OF OUR BEST DEALS FROM THE JUNE WAREHOUSE SALE

Rohan Kini BOTS News, E-commerce

We’ve rounded up the the best deals we have going at our June Warehouse Sale. Remember, its free shipping across India till the end of this month.   1. LIGHTS http://bit.ly/junesale-lights Lights are an important purchase for any cyclist – recreational, endurance or the city commuter. You get the basic safety lights that enable others to see you or the …

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JUNE CYCLING EVENTS IN BANGALORE

Rohan Kini BOTS News, Events

Sign up for rides on our website or Facebook June is awesome – fantastic weather for riding! And we have an event packed month to help you enjoy it to the fullest. Head over to our events page (website / Facebook) and sign up for events to stay current on what’s happening. We’re nurturing our events page (bumsonthesaddle.com/events) to track …

BOTS Bike School - learnings bicycle mechanics in Bangalore/India

BOTS BIKE SCHOOL – BICYCLE MAINTENANCE WORKSHOPS FOR HOME MECHANICS

Suraj LN Swamy D.I.Y, Events

In today’s fast paced life, it’s quite important to handle basic maintenance without having to visit your local bike shop for small issues. Our bike maintenance workshops will get you thinking like a bike mechanic and build your confidence to work on your bicycle. OUR WORKSHOPS Our basic workshop — Basic Bicycle Maintenance (BBM) — is free for everyone. Run twice …

MAY IS BIKE MONTH! CYCLING EVENTS IN BANGALORE IN MAY

Rohan Kini BOTS News, Events

May is an exciting month! As a company we have decided to stay a lot more connected, share more awesome cycling and work harder on inspiring our fans to ride their bikes. Also ride a lot more as a company. Going forward, you can find ALL cycling events that we conduct on our events page – http://bumsonthesaddle.com/events WEEKLY RIDES Our …

PRODUCT REVIEW: SPECIALIZED ALIBI – THE ULTIMATE URBAN RIDE

Debajyoti M Reviews

Newly launched for 2017, the Specialized Alibi is a very interesting ride – solid tires, no more punctures and filling in air! Newbies don’t seem to fathom the significance of this but cyclists love it. Solid bicycle tires have been around for a while but Specialized is the first major cycling company to roll out an urban commuter with solid …