Rohan Kini

WHAT I LOVE ABOUT CYCLING I love riding my bike. Whether it's a simple commute, a high-intensity road race, a jaw-grinding brevet, fixie rides thru packed Indian city or a kick-ass technical single track – I love it all. Apart from riding bicycles, I love being all geeky and know everything there is to know about bicycles, technology, bike fit, and service.I started BUMSONTHESADDLE to share this passion for cycling.DISCIPLINE: Partial towards MOUNTAIN BIKING but love it all CURRENT BIKE(S): Specialized Rockhopper, Specialized Tarmac, Pure Cycles Original DREAM BIKE: S-Works Epic HT & S-Work RoubaixOTHER PASSIONS: Technology, Photography, Baking, Travel, and Reading

WHAT IS A TRIATHLON?

Triathlons are exciting multi-sport endurance events with three continuous sequential endurance races. The word is of Greek origin – three + competition. While variations of the sports exist the most common format requires you to clock a swim, a bike ride and a run across various distances in a continuous sequence. This multisport evolved in …

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BUMSONTHESADDLE MARKETPLACE – CLASSIFIEDS FOR YOUR CYCLING GEAR

The initial version of the BUMSONTHESADDLE Cycling marketplace was launched in 2012. It was a fun 2-hour project that enabled cyclists across India to sell their old cycling gear to cyclists who were more than excited about squeezing more miles from it. Over 1200 bikes and truckloads of cycling accessories and spares found happy new …

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STARTLINE SUPPORT AT THE BANGALORE BICYCLE CHAMPIONSHIPS XC RACE

Our Start Line Support initiative ensures cyclists have access to last-minute technical support and ensure their upcoming event is perfect – a quick derailleur touchup, checking tire pressure and maybe even a helping hand to set up the bike. We basically take our bike shop to the Start Line and offer our technical expertise to …

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201812 - Continental GP5000 | BUMSONTHESADDLE India

PRODUCT REVIEW – CONTINENTAL GRAND PRIX 5000 ROAD BIKE TIRE

The Continental Grand Prix 4000 was a favorite among cyclists and the GP5000 that just launched is something we’re super excited about. To improve on something that many feel is near perfect is a tough ask, yet Continental seem to have done this with the GP5000. A huge improvement over its older tire the Continental …

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