On World Environment Day 5th June 2022, Mumbai Police organized a cycle ride on the Bandra Worli Sea-Link under its ‘Pedal-Up’ program – part of Sunday Streets campaign.Continue reading “RIDE ON THE BANDRA WORLI SEA-LINK”
I had never imagined that I would be able to cycle in the middle of the road, thanks to Car Free Day organized by Mumbai Police. Car Free Day also called #SundayStreets, this campaign started with 6 streets going car free on the 1st Sunday and 9 streets on the 2nd Sunday from morning 6am to 10am. The number of locations will increase and more streets will be added, suggests the twitter handle of Mumbai Police.Continue reading “CAR FREE DAY: CYCLING IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ROAD”
Women cyclists from Mumbai went for a pink ribbon balloon bicycle ride to celebrate International Women’s Day on 6th March 2022. Although the global event is celebrated worldwide on 8th March, the ride was organized on 6th since it was a Sunday and roads are clear of traffic which makes cycling safer.Continue reading “INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY RIDE TO CREATE CANCER AWARENESS”
In todays blog I am going to talk about three things. 1) Group Ride with Giant Riding Club India, 2) The new brand symbol of Giant and 3) A lesson that I learnt from the book Atomic Habits by James Clear.Continue reading “REDISCOVER CYCLING WITH GIANT”
Will you be my Valentine? I asked. Yes! She promptly replied and off…we went for a ride with Velociti Cafe.
A Valentine is a sweetheart – a special someone who receives attention on Valentine’s Day. But for a cyclist, his /her bike is that special someone. A bicycle is ever-ready to give company, share love and joy. So practically, for a cyclist everyday is Valentine’s Day because he/she has the greatest gift ever – a bicycle.Continue reading “VALENTINE’S DAY CYCLE RIDE WITH VELOCITI CAFE”
Giant Bicycles India unleashed the Mumbai chapter of its nationwide group cycling campaign with the first ride of this season on 6th February 2022.
In a multi-city campaign, Giant Bicycles India is hosting group rides across several cities in India between Feb-April 2022. Riders of all levels are welcome to participate in these rides and add unlimited fun to their day.Continue reading “GIANT RIDE UNLEASHED”
On 5th December 2021, Ecowheelers – a bicycle shop in South Mumbai in association with Cuddles Foundation organized a guided heritage ride. Over 50 cyclists turned-up with their bicycles on a chilly-winter morning.Continue reading “RIDE WITH ECOWHEELERS FOR CANCER AWARENESS”
A young boy and his father walked up to Nikhil and said “Can my son take a picture with your medal? He overslept and missed today’s ride”.
“Sure” Nikhil replied and placed the lanyard around the boys neck.Continue reading “RIDE TO MPOWER – 2018”
Saksham Cyclothon was held in Mumbai on 25th February 2018. The Marque event is organised annually by Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA).Continue reading “SAKSHAM CYCLOTHON: MY FIRST APPEARANCE AT A CRITICAL MASS EVENT”
It is impressive to know that the world’s biggest outdoor birthday party is held on the ‘Kings Day’ in the Netherlands. Kings Day marks the birthday of the King Willem-Alexander and observed as a national holiday on the 27th April.
Celebrations include concerts and special events in public spaces, particularly in Amsterdam. The festivities are organized by local associations called ‘Orange Committees’.Continue reading “CYCLING IN AMSTERDAM ON KINGS DAY”