The second part in our Uttarakhand trilogy. We rode from Rudraprayag, cycling through Kumaon, visited Kausani and turned back to Dehradun… Often people travelling on motorcycles and bicycles ride for some cause. One current favourite is ‘women empowerment’. Where people ride, with a backup vehicle flaunting a lot of stickers and tons of photos on social media. Whenever I see…
Hyderabad boy, Prajwal Pingali, raced at Temghar MTB Challenge 2020 in Maharashtra, and also captured some stunning shots from the downhill race there. Captions and lucid explanations by ace downhill rider Slade Gomes! 2019 was the first edition of the mountain biking festival near Pune, Maharashtra. This year it got bigger and better and Prajwal from Hyderabad went there to…View More Temghar MTB Challenge 2020 by Prajwal Pingali
Rolling downhill with Slade Gomes, Indian National Downhill Champion; as he talks in depth about his journey of getting into the sport, winning and what lies ahead! Speeding Downhill with Slade Gomes Flash, wham, bam, damn… and before you know it, a speed demon has passed you by and the Downhill race is over! Mumbai, based 22 year old Slade,…View More Rolling Downhill with Slade Gomes!
Race Report from the Aravalli Trailhunters Finale held in Gurgaon. This is an annual MTB XC race in the Aravalli forests being conducted successfully for the last 6 years… Aravalli Trailhunters Finale Crash, bam, wham and still happy as a ham. That is the sound and feelings of mountain bikers at the Aravalli Trailhunters finale… Over the years ATH has…View More Aravalli Trailhunters Finale 2019: The Force!
In Conversation with endurance cyclist Neha Tikam from Pune as she shares her experience of winning Deccan Cliffhanger, where she rode 640 km from Pune to Goa in 34 hours 6 minutes and 45 seconds… Winning Deccan Cliffhanger the dancer’s way! Google D&D and images of the popular game Dungeons & Dragons will pop up. This article isn’t a tale…View More Neha Tikam, dancing on her pedals to Gold at Deccan Cliffhanger
In conversation with Himanshu Goel as he tells us about his journey of cycling from India to Singapore solo and self-supported over 60 days… Cycling from India to Singapore Improvements are made in small steps. A child doesn’t go straight from kindergarten to university. But then some do… …meet Himanshu Goel, who went from being a guy who had never…View More Himanshu Goel: Cycling from India to Singapore!
Vignesh VP tells us the story of living his dream as he went cycling from Jammu to Kanyakumari on a single speed cycle, with luck and humanity on his side. He started this ride on the 28th of August in Jammu and ended it on the 22nd of October in Kanyakumari. Cycling from Jammu to Kanyakumari Every one of us…View More Cycling from Jammu to Kanyakumari with Vignesh VP
We review the BTwin Bike Transport Bag in India and see how capable is this Decathlon bag to transport your bicycle by car, flight, train and bus… BTwin Bike Transport Bag The BTwin Bike Transport bag is a budget option for transporting your cycle safely. It is available for purchase at Decathlon and is one of the cheapest options in…View More B’Twin Bike Transport Bag Review
We ride the Scott Speedster Gravel 10 and see how good (or not!) is it for cycling in all-round Indian conditions. Does it fit the bill of a ‘one bike to do it all’? For far too long, Indians getting into cycling have been led astray at the time of purchase of their first bike! Store owners and friendly cyclists…View More Gravel, the new hybrid? Scott Speedster Gravel 10