SEPTEMBER 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 an exciting achievement. We’re super excited about the BOTS100 and …

HOW TO PROTECT YOUR TIRES FROM PUNCTURES

Vallabh Pradeep Tips & Tricks

Punctures are like a shadow, it cannot be avoided! But having said that, the risk of having a flat can definitely be minimized. Here are few tips 1.  PUMP UP YOUR TIRES TO OPTIMAL PRESSURE Incorrect tire pressures are a major reason for punctures. Make it a habit to regularly check your tire pressure before heading out for a ride, especially long …

THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU START CYCLING

Vallabh Pradeep BOTS Guides

Everyone who is into cycling has started somewhere. Most of us learned how to ride a bike when we were young, and probably found an interest to ride later on in life, which is when we got more interested in hard-core cycling, doing longer distances and riding faster. These are a few pointers for riders with big ambitions just (re)starting …

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 …