Netherlands is crazy when it comes to cycling. People ride all kinds of bicycles. What type of a bicycles they are capable of riding is something beyond our imagination. You name a design and it’s there on the street. A variety of bicycles are used for different purposes. I was overwhelmed to see so much diversity in usage of bicycles by the citizens across demographics.Continue reading “25 UNIQUE BICYCLES I SAW IN THE NETHERLANDS”
The Netherlands is a small country and is famous for a lot of things such as clogs, cheese, stroopwafles, windmills, canals, tulips, nightlife, architecture, and bicycles. Cycling in Netherlands is an everyday activity, and the Dutch people don’t regard it as a special initiative. Cycling is normal and a daily routine which gets them going from A to B and B to C and so on.Continue reading “CYCLING IN THE NETHERLANDS”
US based Specialized Bikes made its India debut on 17th April 2023. The high-end bicycle manufacturer has partnered with Unique Innovations Sporting Lifestyle Pvt Ltd who has been appointed as all India exclusive distributor for Specialized bicycles and bicycle components in India.Continue reading “SPECIALIZED BIKES MAKES ITS INDIA DEBUT”
Cycle Chala, City Bacha and Smart Commute Foundation in association with Healthspring organized “Health for all” ride on the 7th of April, Friday, on the occasion of World Health Day 2023. This year we celebrate the 75th anniversary of the World Health Organization with a group ride across four different locations in Mumbai.Continue reading “CYCLISTS PEDAL TO CELEBRATE WORLD HEALTH DAY”
Every month I intend to bring a spotlight on one cyclist from around the world. I will introduce him/her briefly by talking about their major accomplishments and do a rapid fire question and answer segment.
This month I am featuring Saifee Raipurwala – a senior cyclist and a writer from the metropolitan city of Mumbai.Continue reading “IN THE SPOTLIGHT: SAIFEE RAIPURWALA FROM MUMBAI”
Everymonth I intend to bring a spotlight on one cyclist from around the world. I will introduce him/her briefly by talking about their major accomplishments and do a rapid fire question and answer segment.
This month I am covering Mayur Jain, a midlife cyclist from Mumbai. He is an author of a self-help book ‘HI FIVE!’ published worldwide in the year 2020 and available online on amazon.in and other portals. The book helps the reader to list down life goals and draw a route map on how to reach there. I have read the book and it has personally helped me to clearly envision my future plans. Hence, I strongly recommend it to all the readers of this blog. Moreover, all sales proceeds from the book goes to charity.Continue reading “IN THE SPOTLIGHT: MAYUR JAIN FROM MUMBAI”
The first edition of Jio Mumbai Cyclothon was successfully concluded on 13th November 2022 with over 5000 cycling enthusiasts having participated in the event. Suniel Shetty, Vrushali Shinde and Tiger Shroff, the Green Ambassador of Jio Mumbai Cyclothon flagged off the various race categories.Continue reading “JIO MUMBAI CYCLOTHON MAIDEN EVENT STARTS WITH A BANG”
As I turned forty on the 24th of September, 2022, I decided to go cycling in a suit. For a long time I had this thought in my mind to do a professional photo shoot for myself and I chose to go ahead with it on this occasion and make it memorable.Continue reading “CYCLING IN A SUIT ON MY BIRTHDAY”
In a bid to incentivize and nudge cycling culture in cities in India, Ahmedabad based startup Cycling Cities launched Crooze app for cyclists. The app rewards cyclists for every ride they clock on the app. The cyclists earn Crooze coins for staying fit – at the same time reduce carbon emissions.Continue reading “CROOZE APP: GET REWARDED FOR KILOMETERS YOU RIDE ON A BICYCLE”