I came across a cycling club in Mumbai called as ‘Fast and Furious’. They are a happy bunch of road cyclists doing pretty well. They ride almost every day and post ride updates on social media. But I never thought of joining the club, why?Continue reading “THE ART OF SLOW CYCLING”
This is my Pre-pandemic photo – when everything was normal, offices were open and I used to cycle to work every Friday. I felt no shame in pedaling in formals, leather shoes and a backpack. The lack of shower facilities at my office did not affect my plan.Continue reading “5 WAYS COMPANIES CAN ENCOURAGE EMPLOYEES TO CYCLE TO WORK”
The year 2020 was bad and 2021 was nothing better. But we have to stay positive and look ahead with renewed hopes at the start of 2022. Words have power to shape our thoughts and turnaround our actions. In this blog, we look at some powerful cycling quotes by legends to uplift the spirits in the new year. Let us hope these motivational words of wisdom will iron out some of our mental troubles and aid us in staying focused and calm in these turbulent times. Read more Ride more!Continue reading “20 INSPIRATIONAL CYCLING QUOTES”
Group cycling brings people together and erases socio-economic disparities. It gives a platform to engage with like-minded people. It allows beginners to gain from their experienced counterparts. There are numerous benefits of Group Cycling of which I am highlighting five of those in this blog post.Continue reading “FIVE BENEFITS OF GROUP CYCLING”
Happy Children’s Day! Today is a special moment for all of us we celebrated Children’s Day with our dear friends and fellow cyclists. We went for a group ride with visually impaired cyclists from the ABBF foundation and Divyang Sports and Cultural foundation. Both are registered government organizations and are working for the welfare and upliftment of the visually impaired children and adults in the society.Continue reading “CHILDREN’S DAY RIDE WITH VISUALLY IMPAIRED CYCLIST’S”
I am delighted to share this news with the loyal readers of this blog and the public at large that a new Brompton folding bicycle has come to my house. It’s the standard steel black model, and technically termed as ‘M6L’ – where M stands for the handlebar, 6 is the gear speed and L is for the mudguards.Continue reading “MY FIRST RIDE ON A BROMPTON BICYCLE”
Spare your car and pedal a little far,
The roads are meant for you, ride when the skies are blue,Continue reading “GREAT THINGS THAT HAPPEN WHILE I CYCLE”
Thane city in Maharashtra joins the premier league of global cities that have installed a Bicycle Service Station for the cycling community. Termed as a ‘Public Cycle Utility Service Station’, the ‘Self-Service’ model is free of charge and open 24/7.Continue reading “BICYCLE SERVICE STATION FOR QUICK FIXES”
Three years ago, when I rekindled my romance with cycling, I made an ambitious plan to travel to different parts of the world and explore the local places on a bicycle. In cycling lingo, it’s called as “Cycle Tourism”.Continue reading “CYCLING WITH RESTRICTIONS IN LOCKDOWN”
“Is this a fish market? please maintain pin-drop silence”.
A familiar quote used by our teachers.
“Madam I was there at the fish market today, if you are reading this. However, I couldn’t maintain any silence because the market by itself was bustling with energy”.Continue reading “SELFISH MEN AND WOMEN AT THE FISH MARKET”