It was at the peak of the global Covid-19 pandemic, when a gig worker desperately reached outside a bicycle shop. The half opened shutter and a ray of light beaming out of it gave him hope that he would be able to find a bicycle at this store. A large group of migrant laborer’s were traveling back home on foot or on a bicycle in the emergency lockdown situation in India – all other transportation were closed at that time.Continue reading “A GIG WORKER AND A BICYCLE”
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IN CONVERSATION WITH NAVNEET BANKA
Navneet Banka is the Managing Director at Trek Bicycles India. A sharp and approachable person, Navneet is credited for leading the market entry of the US based Trek Bicycle Corporation into India and taking the Brand to new heights.
Navneet cycles 30 kms at least 4 days a week in Gurgaon from where he manages the Trek India operations.
In this chat, Navneet speaks about various issues pertaining to cycling and the dynamics of heading a lifestyle business in the land of opportunities called ‘India’.Continue reading “IN CONVERSATION WITH NAVNEET BANKA”
TREK FOUNDERS RIDE – MUMBAI
Trek Bicycle, one of the world’s leading bicycle manufacturers organized their marque multi-city event ‘Trek Founder’s Ride’ in Mumbai recently. The event witnessed over 100 cycling enthusiasts participating and navigating through the heart of the city. The event served as an enriching platform filled with cycling conversations; connecting riders and encouraging them to share their inspiring stories as well as receive cycling tips from the experts at Trek. Continue reading “TREK FOUNDERS RIDE – MUMBAI”
RIDE WITH JENS VOIGT AT THE TREK BIKES CAMP
“SHUT UP LEGS! DO WHAT I TELL YOU TO DO”
A man who rode 20 kilometers on a children’s bike in the Tour De France. A man who had eleven broken bones, twenty five screws and one-twenty stitches in his body. He was flown off by a Continue reading “RIDE WITH JENS VOIGT AT THE TREK BIKES CAMP”