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Review: India at Transalp 2016

Three of India’s top MTB bikers realised a dream when they completed the 519-kilometre BIKE Transalp 2016 race across Austria, Switzerland and Italy earlier this week. Pedalling across the mighty Alps alongside 400 men and women’s two-person teams from 40 countries, the race proved a “demanding” but inspiring challenge for the team from India. Shiven… Read More »

FIXIES

We ride fixies. A what?! The fixie is a brakeless, single-speed bike known as a track bike that has a drivetrain with no freewheeling mechanism. Fixie is short for “fixed gear,” meaning the rear wheel and the pedals are connected through a single gear anchored to the rear wheel. Unlike standard road bikes, there is… Read More »