One of the reasons why I like bicycles is that I can understand its mechanism and I can fix most of the problems myself. In my opinion, every biker should know some basics of his bike - should be able to do minor repairs and tweak his/her bike whenever needed. So, every cyclist should have some basic set of tools.
This is another reason why I associate biking with "freedom" (less dependency on mechanics).
What made me bring this topic? I have seen people getting pissed…
Added by Vinay Thaha on June 29, 2016 at 7:24am — No Comments
With a mission to promote cycling and spread the message of global peace, a few cycle enthusiasts from the city started their Jammu to Pune expedition from January 26.
The expedition ‘Ride for Peace’ was to cover…
Added by ADV VIKRAM SWARAN SINGH CHADHA on June 27, 2016 at 5:59am — No Comments
A recent decision by the sub-divisional magistrate ( SDM) of Mussoorie, taken in consultation with the local police and municipal council, will now see cycles banned on Mall road.
Cycling had recently caught on in the hill station with a number of operators even offering cycles on rent.
Cars and bikes are allowed in the mall road area until 4 pm.
While the world is going gaga over the environmental and health benefits of cycling,…Continue
Added by ADV VIKRAM SWARAN SINGH CHADHA on June 18, 2016 at 7:52am — No Comments
The Pune City District Congress Committee had organised a cycle rally on the World Environment Day in Camp.
The rally was flagged off by Ramesh Bagwe, President, Pune City District Congress Committee.
Also present were Sahil Kedari, President, Pune Cantonment Assembly, Minesh Ghanavat, Rakesh Lakare, Nitin Avdhut, Vishnu Gaikwad, Satish Naidu, Vipin Kedari, Sagar Kurhe and Amrut Kedari.
Added by ADV VIKRAM SWARAN SINGH CHADHA on June 12, 2016 at 7:04pm — No Comments
A Michigan prosecutor filed murder charges Thursday against the 50-year-old driver of a pickup truck that struck a group of bicyclists out for a casual ride, killing five of them and seriously injuring four others.
Kalamazoo County Prosecutor Jeffrey Getting charged Charles Pickett Jr. of Battle Creek with five counts of second-degree murder and four counts of reckless driving in the crash…Continue
Added by ADV VIKRAM SWARAN SINGH CHADHA on June 12, 2016 at 4:24am — No Comments
Prathamesh Kuche was a 10th standard student and State level cyclist who lost his life when he was hit by a rash driver.
On 19th March 2016, Prathamesh was on his cycle when he was hit by a reckless tempo driver
His friends decided to do something so that many other don’t face the same fate as him.
They organised a cycle rally in his memory on 7th May which is Prathamesh’s birthdate.
Added by ADV VIKRAM SWARAN SINGH CHADHA on June 8, 2016 at 1:37pm — No Comments
Five cyclists from Pune will ride from here to the top of Khardung La pass, in Ladakh, to promote the use of cycles and non-motorised transport.
The five cyclists are 55-year-old Ulhas Joshi and his wife Gayatri Joshi, IT professional Sunil Chatekar, interior designer Arjun Doshi and Udayan Walvekar who is a student and a budding cyclists.
They will start on Thursday.
They will cycle from Pune to…
Added by ADV VIKRAM SWARAN SINGH CHADHA on June 8, 2016 at 1:23pm — No Comments