BIKE REVIEW – SPECIALIZED SIRRUS HYBRID BIKE

REAL FIT. REAL FAST – You’re going to be ready for anything your ride throws at you, rain or shine Discipline: RoadUsage: Hybrid bike for everyday use The Specialized Sirrus is a versatile hybrid sports bicycle delivering the perfect combination of speed and comfort. Perfect for that fast fitness ride, a comfortable work commute, and […]

BIKE REVIEW – SPECIALIZED DIVERGE A1 GRAVEL BIKE

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 of the Roubaix, built to take on the teeth-rattling cobbles of Northern France at the Paris-Roubaix race. It also offers a great choice of performance […]

BIKE REVIEW – BERGAMONT SWEEP 4.0 (2015) HYBRID BIKE

  My name is Shashankh C.K. I have been cycling for about 6 years as an avid commuter, a trail junkie and a roadie. Commuting on my bike is one of the most exciting things I do everyday and I love long road rides too. I had the Bergamont Sweep 4.0 for a week and have […]

BIKE REVIEW – BERGAMONT HELIX 4.0 (2015) HYBRID BIKE

“With the growing popularity of two-wheeled commuting and increasing enthusiasm for hitting the trails on the weekend, Bergamont’s Helix 4.0 is a great bike for both that and beyond” My name is Kanth, Prem Kanth! I’ve been commuting by bicycle for the most part of my life. Commuters go through lots of obstacles on their […]

BIKE REVIEW – BERGAMONT VITOX 6.3 MOUNTAIN BIKE

I’m sure everyone remembers their “bicycling days”. Most of us don’t realize it, but the bicycle was and will always be every child’s most sought after toy. We spent quite a large chunk of our childhood riding a bike! From learning how to cross roads to finding those shortcuts around your house the bicycle was […]

DOLCE SWEET BEGINNINGS: RIDING A WOMAN SPECIFIC BICYCLE

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 […]

PRODUCT REVIEW – PEDRO’S SYN LUBE BICYCLE CHAIN LUBRICANT

  The Pedro’s Syn lube is one of the few super long lasting lubricants for wet riding condition. Although it would have been awesome to test this out in a super wet area of India like Cherrapunji we are limited to Bangalore’s crazy weather. This lube will outperform anything you tried before in harsh conditions. […]

PRODUCT REVIEW – PEDRO’S CHAINJ BICYCLE CHAIN LUBRICANT

Pedro’s Chainj is a propriety vegetable/synthetic chain lubricant engineered with negative charged molecules which not only associate ionically with metal surfaces creating a protective barrier but also assist in keeping it there. The vegetable/synthetic base of the oil offers superior oxidation and corrosion protection. Meant to be used in both dry and wet conditions this […]

PRODUCT REVIEW – SCHWALBE MARATHON PLUS TIRES

The Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres are essentially heavy duty, seemingly bullet proof ultra reliable commu-touring tyres that inspire unprecedented confidence without feeling sluggish or barge-like, as the 970g weight for a pair would imply. Available for online purchase with free shipping all across India (link) BumsOnTheSaddle would like to congratulate Sandeep Seth on finishing the […]