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Schwinn Sporterra Sport or Trek 7100
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Hello. I am looking for a new bike for long rides mostly on city and potholed roads. I am looking at the Schwinn Sporterra Sport and Trek 7100 as they are priced similarly in the 28-29K range. Which…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chirag Shah Sep 19, 2012.

 

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Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Sachin, since you are in Mahim, you could join the Bandra Cycling Club and Mumbai Cycling Enthusiasts group on facebook. They have regular organised rides."
Dec 24, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"My bike is back after the weight loss programme but my rear tyre has popped. Will need to fix it. I will be doing it at home and will be a good learning experience."
Dec 10, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Hi. Where is everyone?"
Dec 9, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Hi Tabrez. You can surely go but go to the starting point and stay with the group as they ride at a good pace. My bike was just given today for maintainence and upgrade so will be without a bike for some days. Ask Yogesh if he is going. Nikitha can…"
Dec 4, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"I'm riding to Mount Mary Church tomorrow and will start from Dadar TT at 6.15 AM. If anyone wants to join, please feel free. Sachin, do you want to join from Mahim? If so I should be in Mahim within 10 to 15 minutes after the 6.15 start."
Nov 28, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Tomorrow we are riding to Juhu beach and meeting at D Damodar Dadar TT at 6.10 AM."
Nov 27, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Tomorrow I'm resting like today."
Nov 26, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Thanks Nikitha. Friends, anything planned for Wednesday?"
Nov 26, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Feels great Tabrez. Body not aching so bad. My training on the Malabar Hill slopes came in very handy?"
Nov 25, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Today I did a round trip from Dadar TT to Thane (EEH) to Ghodbunder Road to Borivali (WEH) and back to Dadar TT. Total Kms. 77. Time taken 5 hours and avg. speed 15 Km/hr."
Nov 25, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"At present only the two of us. Any one else wants to come is welcome."
Nov 21, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Tabrez, we can go to Haji Ali and turn left to Tardeo then Nana Chk to Oper house and straight to Churchgate , Eros, Cama Road to Regal and gateway."
Nov 21, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"On Thursday there will be a ride to Gateway of India from Dadar TT. Meeting up at D Damodar Mithaiwala at 6.00 AM. Route will be the western route to Marine Drive and right turn from Air India building and heading towards Regal Cinema and…"
Nov 20, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Tomorrow Wednesday morning ride to NCPA from Dadar T. T. Starting from Khodadad Circle at 6.00 AM and reaching Siddhi Vinayak Temple at 6.10 AM to join another rider riding from the western side. Straight route to Haji Ali, Pedder Road, Babulnath,…"
Nov 20, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"Just got news about the demise of Shri Bal Thakeray. Won't be doing any ride tomorrow."
Nov 17, 2012
Rony commented on Heten's group 5 gardens,matunga
"I'm coming."
Nov 17, 2012

Profile Information

My current bike model / type:
Hero Hawk Nu-Age
My favourite ride so far:
Dadar T.T., to Thane (EEH) to Ghodbunder Road to Borivali (WEH) to Dadar T.T. Total Kms 77, total time 5 hours, avg. speed 15 Km/hr.
A bit about myself:
I would love to build stamina to go long distances on my bike.

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Test Riding a Bicycle

Hello. The purpose of this blog is to invite opinions from experienced cyclists and test riders on how to test ride a bike and what are the different fine points one should observe and feel when test riding a bike for a short duration. It should help new cyclists to make the right choices when purchasing a bike. Here are some queries that come to my mind. Please feel free to add more.

1. Generally when test riding a bike at a store, how far does the average shop keeper allow one to…

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At 9:36pm on September 2, 2012, pradip adur ( Mob: 9920693396) said…

Hi Rony you can use the same cycle with fitting with SHIMANO  OR TOURNEY GEAR SET these are available in kalbadevi shops.This is only my suggestion, then it is up to you, you wil find comfortable for long distance cycling.

At 11:55pm on July 23, 2012, nikitha jain said…

hi rony, thanks for  the much needed timely advice. i have  decided upon fomas. i did not go alone. i took help from  professional cyclist.

At 10:47pm on July 20, 2012, nikitha jain said…

hi rony, today i had gone to buy a cycle.  i think i will decide in a day or  two.  i am eager to start as soon as possible. 

At 10:17pm on July 8, 2012, nikitha jain said…

hi  rony  i stay very close to five garden.  do you cycle alone ? what's your schedule?

 
 
 

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