• Sports

    Cyclothon 2009

    Where: NICE Corridor, Bangalore When: 11th October 2009 How Many: 7K+ participants! It was heartening to see thousands of cycling enthusiasts in Bangalore at India’s fist Cyclothon! The sheer number and the diversity of the participants that spanned between Ages 8 – 80 years, along with families and friends who had come to cheer their loved ones set the excitement of the massive event. Raghu Dixit and his crew rock started the event with  ‘Mysore se aayi woh’ – Pumped me up further as I am a native Mysorean 😀 My husband and I had a nice time swaying to his tunes before we set off on our respective rides.…

  • Sports

    Relaxed Cycling

    One of the most efficient ways to relax my mind is to set off on a cycling ride with Vikram to an unknown destination. Today was one of those days …. We just head out of home and decided to take off on our respective bikes for a while. The best I enjoy is biking through the country side, along the endless narrow roads, looking at the houses around and greeting the villagers and little children as we pass by them. After a long day, hearing to the birds chirp, viewing the sunset by a hill or watching a goat crank its neck to eat a tiny little leaf is…

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    Run.Cycle.Fly!

    One Event, Two Sports and an experience of a lifetime! Run,Cycle,Fly was the slogan of the event. Indeed, I was flying high after completing 5th in the women’s 5K category in India’s first Duathlon that was held in Bangalore on the 14th of June, 2009. One Event, Two Sports and an experience of a lifetime! Run,Cycle,Fly was the slogan of the event. Indeed, I was flying high after completing 5th in the women’s 5K category in India’s first Duathlon that was held in Bangalore on the 14th of June, 2009. Having been the first sports event I participated after school, I was apprehensive about completing the race, let alone the…