Cycling done wrong can cause pains and aches. The most common reasons for pain are: Poor bike fit Poor cycling posture. Here are the common pains so you can troubleshoot or even avoid pain in the future. 1. Neck Pain One of the most common cycling pains is neck pain. Around 44% of male cyclists […]
Cycling is a pleasurable activity that can turn into horror should you find yourself in an accident. At the end of the day the bike is an elegant frame, that is no match for speeding vehicles. It is thus important for the cyclist to cycle safely and be responsible (for his life!). Safety for cyclists […]
Cycling in the mountains is a whole different game. It comes with downhills, climbs, hairpin bends, and sweeping valley views. If you are cycling off-road in the mountains you may be hurtling down (or trudging up) single-tracks, going over rocks and roots. If cycling on smooth roads, you may be navigating blind corners as you […]
When I got an invitation to join the BMW Endurance Ride 2020 as a Cyclop Athlete, I was immediately interested. A chance to test BMW cycles! With the big name BMW, came the big question—How good are their bikes? I was ready to find out. The ride was planned from Mysore to Coimbatore; a distance […]
An account by Karan Vaid, photographer and Super Randonneur cyclist based in Delhi, @steelcyclist on Instagram. Total Days: 11 Total Distance Cycled: 300 km approx Highest altitude: At Kunzum La, 4590 m, pass connecting Spiti and Lahaul valleys In April of 2019, I was busy looking at the Indian Himalayas on Google Maps. I had […]
Renu Singhi from Jaipur completed the prestigious Paris-Brest-Paris expedition 2019 at age 54. Take a look at the hard work behind her success!
21 ordinary people set out to achieve the extraordinary – cycling 600km in Ladakh, at an altitude of about 15,000 feet! Relive their journey and learnings!
Bharat Pannu becomes the fastest cyclist to go from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. Find out more about the route, his crew and nutrition on Cyclop.
Meet Dr Mahendra Mahajan, who set a Guinness World Record when he cycled Kashmir to Kanyakumari in about 10 days and 10 hours only! Discover the planning, determination and team effort that went into this feat.
After a heart attack, Ajay Jaiman went off to America to cycle 1700km, alone. A great idea or a terrible mistake? Find out!