2017 Indian National Road Cycling Championships: Top ten contenders at the Mass Start

The Mass Start, as it is called in India -- because the global colloquialism of just calling it a “Road Race” hasn’t caught on for some reason -- is arguably the most popular format of bicycle racing. It is probably the most prestigious title to hold in India, since, in theory, winning it means you … Continue reading 2017 Indian National Road Cycling Championships: Top ten contenders at the Mass Start

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2017 Indian National Road Cycling Championships: Riders to watch out for in the Individual Time Trial.

Arguably the most prestigious race to win in Indian Road Cycling is that of the Individual Time Trial. In excess of 40 riders take part each year, each state and union territory with an active cycling association selecting their 2 best men for the job. However, the favorites can be narrowed down to a small … Continue reading 2017 Indian National Road Cycling Championships: Riders to watch out for in the Individual Time Trial.

U-23 Mass Start @ Aligarh; Road Cycling National Championships 2016.

Kerala Nationals, February 2016. The event that I had been targeting for months just finished, and the winners are being called on to the podium. The names are called out while I clap half heartedly, seeing the very same guys that I raced against for 3 hours take their places on the podium. I had … Continue reading U-23 Mass Start @ Aligarh; Road Cycling National Championships 2016.