Ride to Kelva Beach – My first overnight cycling trip

While I have been cycling all over the city, an outstation visit was never made. Many plans were made in the past but for some reason or the other these plans never materialised. Finally, Rony, Nitin and I (The Three Musketeers) planned the ride for the weekend of November 9th and 10th. A big tripContinue reading “Ride to Kelva Beach – My first overnight cycling trip”

A memorable ride to Vajreshwari in the blistering heat of Mumbai

The big day – March 24, 2019 as I woke up at 0418 in the morning. The customary good morning messages on the WhatsApp group and to my accountability partner as I set out of bed and got ready. Left at 0530 and met Rony at King’s Circle. We planned to ride to Vajreshwari viaContinue reading “A memorable ride to Vajreshwari in the blistering heat of Mumbai”

The Pagoda ride and then coastal ride

I was longing to go to the Global Vipassana Pagoda near Gorai. Had missed a ride earlier when friends had gone there. Finally, we decided to go there on February 4, 2018. As is typical of me, I announced it to my friends and family and of course my accountability partners just so that I hadContinue reading “The Pagoda ride and then coastal ride”

Cycling to Tansa lake – A long day indeed for me

Sunday, August 21, 2016, and the day finally dawns. The alarm goes off at 0429 and I am all set to mentally ditch my friends and sleep in. After all, I have slept only past midnight. But the thrill of doing a 100+ km ride pushes me out of bed. I leave at 0600 to meet RonyContinue reading “Cycling to Tansa lake – A long day indeed for me”

Ride to Afghan Church, Colaba

This morning we rode to Afghan Church at Navy Nagar in Colaba with Bandra Cycling Club. Since they were leaving at 0545 we thought we will join them at Shivaji Park so we (Rony, Nitin and me) left at 0600 from Dadar TT. The group was slightly behind schedule so we waited and then joinedContinue reading “Ride to Afghan Church, Colaba”

To Yeoor Hills

Thursday, May 1, 2014 was a holiday on account of Maharashtra Day and it was pre planned that we (Cyclist Rony Bill and me) would be cycling to Yeoor Hills near Thane. Another cyclist friend, Nitin Mainthia decided to join in so that made it three of us. The ride is about 30 kms oneContinue reading “To Yeoor Hills”