THE ‘URBAN COMMUTE’ QUANDARY – FIXIE INDIA

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Like most things in life, simplicity brings a certain comfort and happiness. Why over-complicate? I think this is so applicable for urban cycling. In answer to the question ‘are single speed bikes good?’ I say why pay for lots of gears if you don’t use them? In cities, for commuting or just getting around town, single speed cycling rules above …

MEDIA – FEATURED STORE ON CHOOSEMYBICYCLE

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BUMSONTHESADDLE was recently featured on ChooseMyBicycle (link). Sweet read! An excerpt from the post When did the store start and what led you to start it? BUMSONTHESADDLE was started in 2006 by Nikhil and ​I. We rode our bikes quite a bit and always felt that there was ​more to this ​passionate and community oriented product (cycles). We felt most people …

THE EMBASSY INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON POWERED BY SPECIALIZED

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The Embassy International Triathlon (www.fb.com/EmbassyInternationalTriathlon) was conducted at The Stonehill International school. Fantastic turnout, excellent planning and execution and a great location for a nice Tri! Was great to see the splash of red everywhere! Looking forward to this event next year. Post by BumsOnTheSaddle.

INDIRANAGAR CYCLE DAY / BANGALORE OPEN STREETS PROJECT

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some scenes from the Indiranagar cycle day yesterday It’s been a pleasure to watch a year’s worth of “Cycle Day’s” go by! We have been a part – active and passive – of every single one of them and are super kicked to know that Bangalore is demanding more! Although the event started with thousands of cyclists thronging Cubbon park and going …

DEAL ALERT – BERGAMONT VITOX 6.3

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For a new rider, choosing the ‘right’ bike can be an issue — Road or off-road rides, city commutes or long distance fitness rides? And the list of questions is long. We believe we have a simple solution – one bike to do it all. We are offering the BERGAMONT VITOX 6.3 in a great ‘first-bike-owner’ package. Heck, we are …