save your butt

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Safety – for the rider as well as the biker, is something that we are working on at BumsOnTheSaddle. Might be as simple as making sure essential accessories, like helmets, are available and we do our best to explain the importance of these to our customers. At the other end we are also working on products that add to our …

Sarjapura Exploratory ride – 20 Jan 2008

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Just the bike. The rider. And a place to ride – R.O.A.M An awesome ride. Like most other rides ;) Ride stats Start time: 6:45am Total biking time – 2hr 19min Total Distance – 41.64 Km Avg Speed – 17.9 Kmph Top Speed – 36.9kmph Bikers – 11 of us Complete Photo Gallery of the ride

ABC Quick Check

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Might be worth a read if you’re considering a ride. Found these useful tips on the website of the League of American Bicyclists 1. A is for air – Inflate tires to rated pressure as listed on the sidewall of the tire – Use a pressure gauge to insure proper pressure – Check for damage to tire tread and sidewall; …

Bicycle Safety tips

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An educational video on safely driving, fitting and maintaining a bicycle, brought to our attention by Gowtham

bike commute know how

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Buy a good bike – Most people make the mistake of picking a crappy first bike, with the intention to get a better one once they are more serious. This is one of the reasons why most people give up too soon. Issues with the bike, bad gear shifting and heavy bikes don’t cut it and are a bad way …

Bicycle Parking in the city

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Bicycle Parking lots – poster drawn up by Chaitanya The bike store is just the start. When we started BumsOnTheSaddle we had a bunch of other things that we wanted to do for the biking community – Rides, Cycle lanes, good accessories, technical sessions, work shops etc etc. Installing bicycle parking stands in the city is one such initiative that …

new Workstand

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the new bike workstand BumsOnTheSaddle gets a new kick ass work stand from Topeak. We picked up a PrepStand Elite , one of the best you can find in the market. Finally !

CNN IBN tonite

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if you can, watch CNN IBN tonite – 17 Nov 2007 at 9:30pm. BumsOnTheSaddles latest initiative should be aired :)