PRODUCT REVIEW: SPECIALIZED CROSSTRAIL

Suraj LN Swamy

Price Range: INR 39,500 – INR 56,000 Usage: Versatile hybrid bike capable of smooth roads and basic trails Pros Lightweight alloy frame Suspension fork with advanced damping functions at this price point Comfortable & Ergonomic touch points Robust tires to handle all riding conditions Cons Base model not equipped with disc brakes OVERVIEW The Specialized Crosstrail range combines rapid road …

SPECIALIZED DIVERGE A1 REVIEW

Suraj LN Swamy

Disclaimer! This review has been written keeping in mind our Indian context — the roads we ride on, erratic drivers, animals & pedestrians walking on road, etc… “Let us begin” Specialized has always designed fantastic bikes for rough-er roads — perfect for the tarmac that most of us ride on a daily basis. It has designed and build several incarnations …

SALE WEEK (15-21AUG). UPTO 40% OFF.

Rohan Kini

A Full Week to Save on a Ride! Shop at our annual Independence Sale to get some kick ass deals on the best bikes and accessories in the world. Bikes, lights, apparel, helmets, shoes, everything. All running with kick-ass pricing! Please remember, offers run thru this week and inventory is limited. Details: http://bit.ly/Specialized-India ps: Sale pricing will be enabled on 15th …

THE EMBASSY INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON POWERED BY SPECIALIZED

Rohan Kini

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. Rohan KiniWHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it’s a simple commute, a …

RIDE HOME THE SPECIALIZED WINNING EXPERIENCE

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BumsOnTheSaddle is celebrating Specialized‘s victory at the 2014 Tour de France and it’s phenomenal 10 Stage wins! How? By offering amazing deals on these victorious machines, so you can ride home like a champ! Visit our bike shops in Bangalore and Pune to find out more. Make every ride a winning experience! GAME PLAN Up-to 20% off on the Tarmac …

DOLCE SWEET BEGINNINGS: RIDING A WOMAN SPECIFIC BICYCLE

Payal Kini

Kicked about riding a women’s specific bike after having ridden for a year on a MAN bike! 13 months ago on a warm morning I did a massive climb, a climb wait for it…. on the intermediate ring road flyover! Every pedal stroke was an added curse as Prem pushed me to go over and past that flyover! That was …

Media on the launch of BumsOnTheSaddle and Specialized in Pune

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Some press mentions on the kickoff of BumsOnTheSaddle in Pune! Bangalore based BumsOnTheSaddle (BOTS) started off as a group of as a group of passionate cyclists in 2006 and has now grown in leaps with the vision to redefine the way cycling is experienced in India – read more on BikeIndia website   Having set shop in Bangalore for 5 …

#BOTSPUNE is alive! Come be a part of the celebrations

Rohan Kini

7 years back I wanted to change bicycle retail as I did not agree with the way these beautiful life changing machines were doled out. Also, there was an opportunity to share the joy of cycling and build a culture of cycling all across India! And we did – BumsOnTheSaddle is a testament to this and I am super proud of what …

BOTS training rides for the Vodafone Cycling Marathon

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TRAINING RIDE DETAILS When: Feb 1 (Sat), Feb 2 (Sun), Feb 8 (Sat) Where: Specialized Concept Store, Infantry Road (opp The Hindu) Ride Start Time: 6:30am Route: http://bit.ly/1ewCOh4 Distance: 10km – 30km (10km laps) All depends on how much you would like to stretch your legs REGISTRATION LINK We will be running short training rides every weekend till the day of the main event to ensure you are …