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Shifting gears (tampering) of a locked bike.

Posted by Vinay Thaha on April 3, 2016 at 1:01pm

What is at Core of Kolkata Cyclothon..?

Posted by REAL SPORTS INDIA on March 19, 2016 at 2:09am

hi everyone

Posted by nilesh on February 24, 2016 at 10:15am

Srilanka Tour

Posted by Mandar Atulachandra Gadre on February 11, 2016 at 5:41pm

14Th Enduro Three

Posted by ADV VIKRAM SWARAN SINGH CHADHA on February 3, 2016 at 7:10pm

Cycling as excellent cross-training activity

Posted by Sachchidanand Swami on December 30, 2015 at 7:00pm

Axis A90 or Rockrider 340

Posted by Siddhesh Naik on December 29, 2015 at 6:47pm

Goa-Kanyakumari solo cycling

Posted by Samir Khandekar on December 17, 2015 at 10:55pm


Latest Activity

Kunjan Nandola posted a discussion

Cycling trip from manali-bhuntar-kasol-manikarn-tosh

Hi Guyz,I am planning a cycling trip from manali to kasol and tosh.Has any one been on this trail. Just wanted to know how is it and what routes/things that we need to consider. I along with my couple of other friends are planning to go by the end of May.Aslo are there any cycle rental shops in manali, would save us the task of carrying our bikes all the way from Mumbai.See More
8 hours ago
Maitrey Singh posted a group

Doon Hill riders

DHR is a Dehradun, Uttarakhand based cycling group, exploring roads as well as off roads[ANYWHERE TO EVERYWHERE]See More
Prakash posted a discussion

Need info on bicycle!

 Hi,I want to buy a good bicycle for my daughter (13 yrs). I live in Bandra , Mumbai. I am looking out for a bike which she could use for school  about 1.5 kms one way.  I am on a budget of ~6K. I am looking for a full size (may be 26" size)I have done a rough survey and found that there are 3 bikes for girls in her category. viz: Avon (Young lady)- 4.3K, BSA (Lady bird) - 4.5K etc. In one shop I was suggested Schnell. (Araina, Olivia) - 7.4K. (…See More
ABHIJEET Bhatia posted a discussion

Best for cycling accessories: India or abroad?

I am new to this forum, though I have been biking in the Eastern Himalayas for the last 5 years. Please advise where to buy accessories from? I want to buy good quality stuff, some of which is available in India. However, from the cost point of view, would it be better to buy from an international online portal or from India itself? Which portal would you suggest?I wish to buy cycling apparel for winters for now.See More
Vishal Gagwani posted a discussion

First bicyle - Need urgent advice !!

Hi guys,I went for a cycling trip to kashid(50km a side) and I loved it a lot so planning to buy one. I had hired a mountain bike due to ehich the trip was exhausting!! I Did a lot of research and narrowed down to montra trance pro and have a below queries :1 - I plan cycle daily at national park where the roads have many potholes , will an hybrid work there ?2 - should I consider btwin rockrider 340 MTB as there are many potholes in my area as well??3 - I plan to go for long rides on weekends…See More
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Arun prasad Palaniswamy replied to Rohit Deshpande's discussion Best Bicycle
"Hi Rohit, Good that you are serious about cycling. My suggestion is if you want to feel the difference of your bike from a normal one, you have to hike your budget a bit. Around 25k is must to further your interest though you will not be any near to…"
Arun prasad Palaniswamy replied to Arun's discussion how does btwin Rockrider 500 rolls on road
"Hi Arun, It's good for the roads ( though not like road bikes) Not very suitable for extreme off roading. If you intend to do more of off-roading, you may have to select a bit higher version.. For roads the tyre traction is more but a speed of…"
Arun prasad Palaniswamy replied to Athif's discussion Btwin Rockrider 520 vs Scott Aspect 660 2015
"Hi Athif, How are you going to use it? That makes a little easy to suggest you. Like more of road and occasional off-roading? Full time off roading? Are you a first timer are you already have one? Because both the models are nearly close except for…"
Arun posted a discussion

how does btwin Rockrider 500 rolls on road

hi,Anyone having btwin Rockrider 500? how does it feel on flat roads.. in terms of smoothness.. I have this bike on mind to buy but I am wondering if the fat tyres restrict speed on roads.. Please reply and comments for any suggestions..Cheers!See More
Arun prasad Palaniswamy replied to Sanjeev T's discussion Pleasure 100+ km rides - how you do it?
"Great ride Moorthi , please let me know the average speed of riding alone. That will help others to plan the distance in terms of time. Last week I did 116 km ( to and fro) at average speed of riding around 26 km. I want to know how much it will…"
Arun prasad Palaniswamy replied to Sanjeev T's discussion Pleasure 100+ km rides - how you do it?
"Type of bike used (M - MTB / R - RoadBike): M Average riding speed (km/h): 24-27 km/hour Min / Max at a stretch pedaling (kms): 40-50 ( based on terrain) Min / Max rest time in between: 10-15 mins ( should not get warmed down, even 5 mins will do in…"
Kamalesh Kumar replied to Nikunj's discussion Need help in buying my first road bike
"The primary query to ask your self is Race or Sportive bike? It’s all very good for Bradley Wiggins to be hunched into his aero function, but for brand new riders, or anyone who’s joints are not as good as they have been, a cozy, more…"
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Narayan ashram MTB Challengeuttarakhand , himalayas.
chintamani yashwant kelkar posted discussions
gitesh kharade commented on sandy's photo


"hi sandy. hope u remember me. i cant believe u still ride. was amazed and inspired. feeling so much joy while texting:). i am just smiling and going through your album. i still miss those days:(. all the rides i had with u guys:))))))))))))"
Aniket Dandekar posted a discussion

Anyone interested in making Tracks n Trails?

Yesterday in search of trials I came across this area which looks great for riding and making our own tracks and rollers or small ramps.By this week I'll be exploring this area closely. Those who are tired of riding on concrete and tar are most welcomed.Anyone interested?See More
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Apr 24
Rudolph.A.Furtado posted a blog post

NIGHT CYCVLING IN MUMBAI on Saturday(28-5-2016).Are you involved ?

ALL YOU YOUNG CYCLISTS JOIN IN AND PROMOTE CYCLING AS A CHEAP HEALTHY WAY OF CITY LIVING AND CHIC LIFESTYLE. Bragging Rights :- I am proud to say that i could be within the top 3 oldest "Middle-Class Cyclists" from Prabhadevi locality in Mumbai having started cycling the streets since 1988. My parents were deeply embarrassed…See More
Apr 24
Avinash Kumar commented on shrikant's group thanecycletrackers
"Is this group is still active. No updates since long time..."
Apr 23


Cycling trip from manali-bhuntar-kasol-manikarn-tosh

Started by Kunjan Nandola 8 hours ago.

Need info on bicycle!

Started by Prakash yesterday.

Best for cycling accessories: India or abroad?

Started by ABHIJEET Bhatia yesterday.

First bicyle - Need urgent advice !!

Started by Vishal Gagwani yesterday.

Best Bicycle 5 Replies

Started by Rohit Deshpande. Last reply by Arun prasad Palaniswamy yesterday.

how does btwin Rockrider 500 rolls on road 1 Reply

Started by Arun. Last reply by Arun prasad Palaniswamy yesterday.

Btwin Rockrider 520 vs Scott Aspect 660 2015 1 Reply

Started by Athif. Last reply by Arun prasad Palaniswamy yesterday.

Pleasure 100+ km rides - how you do it? 97 Replies

Started by Sanjeev T. Last reply by Arun prasad Palaniswamy yesterday.

Need help in buying my first road bike 2 Replies

Started by Nikunj. Last reply by Kamalesh Kumar on Wednesday.

New bike

Started by chintamani yashwant kelkar on Tuesday.

Books for cycling

Started by chintamani yashwant kelkar on Tuesday.

Anyone interested in making Tracks n Trails? MUMBAI

Started by Aniket Dandekar on Monday.

I need a review of Montra Trance and Montra Trance Pro 2 Replies

Started by Levis Raju. Last reply by Vinay Thaha Apr 9.

My new GT 9 Replies

Started by Pankaj. Last reply by Unnikrishnan PR Apr 7.

Commuting in Bangalore

Started by Emilia Garcia Huidobro Apr 5.

where can i get fixie parts ? 2 Replies

Started by vt ameen. Last reply by vt ameen Apr 4.

Need help to buy a new bicycle for daily use

Started by Ramjee Nagarajan Apr 3.

Calling all tall riders/ Trek xl hybrids

Started by Arun Prabhu Mar 26.

which one is best MTB 1 Reply

Started by Fazil. Last reply by Kamalesh Kumar Mar 26.



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