I have Firefox Compak. I have been riding this for almost three years now.
This model has proved itself to be tough enough for Indian roads.
With a routine service in every six months, this is a very good ride.
Welcome to the group.
Well, I do C2W daily, 5 days a week. Its only 7.5 kms one way.
I am from Mumbai. One problem I would like you to note is 'Parking'.
Firstly, you can't just keep it on the roadside locked to a…"
"Congrat. For u got some space in the basement...
By convincing the security ppl...
Same is the problem wid me. I had asked them for permission to park, the asked me for the parking charges.
So got the folding bike and I take it all the way in my…"
Mumbai Randonneurs' fourth Brevet in the 2011-12 season... 200-km BRM (Ride To The Other Side!)Start (Control Point 1): Eternity Mall, Thane West (near the intersection of L.B.S. Road and Eastern Express Highway)Time: 6.00 am, Saturday, 14 January 2012[Report by 5.40 to complete the formalities in time.] Turnaround (Control Point 2): Malshej Ghat, NH 222 (Watch out for the vehicle with the Ride OfficialsEnd (Control Point 3): Kalyan Railway Station (Unmanned; swipe your card at any of the ATMs…See More
Dear Friends, We will be celebrating Republic day ride II. This ride is scheduled for Jan 26, 2012. We would ride from Carter Road, Bandra to NCPA and return back to Carter's. Hoping to see you all there.. Warm Regards,Vishal Sharma /Shammi Sethi8898051000 / 8898051999See More
A friend Mr.Anand. Pendharkar of SPROUTS, who was introduced to me by a close friend & colleague at PSI-Photographic Society Of India Mr.Avinash. Kubal (Dy.Director MNPS-Mahashtra Nature Park Society-Dharavi) is holding a cycle rally on 3 December 2011 at 7am from MNPS to save SGNP-The Sanjay Gandhi National Park, which is organized by "SPROUTS" & can be contacted on Mobile #9820140254, E-Mail:-firstname.lastname@example.org giving my reference & all cyclists can register for this…See More
Dear Friends,The idea is to urge the people of Mumbai to go out and spend time with their family instead of watching television on that day. There will be an array of activities lined up for the day in the city which a person can opt for, one being a cycling event.Bandra Cycle Club in Alliance with Hindustan Times is proud to be associated and announces a NO TV DAY bicycle rid for the second year. This ride will start from all over Mumbai and will meet at Carter Road, Bandra at 6.20 am.The Ride…See More
"In Mumbai if it is within town (only town), then no distance is long. It would hardly be 15 KM.
I like cycling to work. It is 7.5 km one side. I do it every day. But not doing for last two weeks due to problem in the Valve of the tube.
"Race lagata hai kya... ?"
Most passengers on cabs/buses spot me and throw smile...
some just throw a cheap look as if they are saying "Ye to pagal lagta hai..."
My office ppl are good, they do ask me if, due…"