RECREATIONAL CYCLING ACCELERATES IN MUMBAI, CONSUMERS RUSH TO CYCLE SHOPS

RECREATIONAL CYCLING ACCELERATES IN MUMBAI, CONSUMERS RUSH TO CYCLE SHOPS

Post the application of partial relaxation in lockdown, bicycle ridership has surged in Mumbai city complementing growth to retail business during unlock 1.0 (June 2020).

Cycling is the new fad – freedom from homesickness, fitness ritual and vehicle for social distancing.

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SUREKHA RAGHUNATH – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR

SUREKHA RAGHUNATH – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR

The Pandemic has redefined whom we consider our Heroes. Captain America, Spiderman, Thor, James Bond, Wonder Woman and alike stand relegated and we have found the real and deserving Heroes who are actually saving the world. Continue reading “SUREKHA RAGHUNATH – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR”

A HEALTH CARE WARRIOR WHO CYCLES TO WORK DURING LOCKDOWN

A HEALTH CARE WARRIOR WHO CYCLES TO WORK DURING LOCKDOWN

Never in my life I had imagined that human society will face such unprecedented time. And never had I anticipated to receive a massive outburst of bad news from almost all quarters of the globe. Continue reading “A HEALTH CARE WARRIOR WHO CYCLES TO WORK DURING LOCKDOWN”

CORONA VIRUS AFFECTS TRANSPORTATION, IS CYCLING A SOLUTION?

CORONA VIRUS AFFECTS TRANSPORTATION, IS CYCLING A SOLUTION?

With the world pressing emergency alarm on Covid-19, it will be interesting to see if the current crises prompt’s a behavioral change in travel pattern and thus reduction in global carbon emissions.

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IN CONVERSATION WITH MAUD DE VRIES

IN CONVERSATION WITH MAUD DE VRIES

BYCS is an Amsterdam based non profit social enterprise driven by the belief that ‘BICYCLES TRANSFORM CITIES AND CITIES TRANSFORM THE WORLD’.

BYCS operates internationally, collaborates and works with governments, businesses and NGO’s to give greater Impetus to Cycling. Continue reading “IN CONVERSATION WITH MAUD DE VRIES”

200 KM CYCLE WALK PLAN ANNOUNCED FOR DELHI

200 KM CYCLE WALK PLAN ANNOUNCED FOR DELHI

Honourable Union Home Minister of India Mr. Amit Shah on 6th January 2020 laid the foundation stone of ‘Delhi Cycle Walk Plan’ at MB Road, Tughlakabad. The total length of the cycle track is 200 kms and is to be built at a cost of 550 crs, which the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) will aim to complete by 2024. The Delhi Cycle Walk Plan shall become a safer and greener alternative that would reduce the vehicular load of the city roads. Continue reading “200 KM CYCLE WALK PLAN ANNOUNCED FOR DELHI”

ICE CREAM TRIKE

ICE CREAM TRIKE

STREET CYCLIST OF MUMBAI.

Sanjay Sharma a thirty eight year old man living in Mumbai arrives at Carter Road, Bandra to sell ice creams. He is seen at the same spot everyday from 9 pm to 3 am servicing local tourists and people who visit the area for night walks. Families travelling in cars and motorbikes often stop by to eat ice creams with their children. His bright red tricycle can easily be seen from far as he mostly prefers to stand under a street lamp.

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ASIA’S TALLEST BICYCLE

ASIA’S TALLEST BICYCLE

If you are bicycle lover and ever felt that you have tried all kinds of bicycles in the world than you probably missed out on this one. This is Asia’s Tallest Bicycle made by Rajiv Kumar from Chandigarh, India.

Born on 10th September 1978, Rajiv runs a small business of air condition sales, service and rentals at sector 41 in Chandigarh. A metriculate passed, Rajiv has designed the tallest bicycle of Asia and entered into Limca Book of Records, World Unique Records and India Book of Records.

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