• Bangalore Bicycling Championships: Nandi Epic

    by - Nov 22, 2016
    On a Sunday morning back in 2008, a bunch of friends got together on the outskirts of Bangalore to see who could go fastest on a particular stretch of road. They got a kick out of it...
  • 2016 National Road Cycling Championships India

    by - Nov 19, 2016
    India’s 2016 National Road Cycling Championships were held last week in the northern city of Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) and our good friends from Bangalore-based Sports Anonymous were there to capture the action. IMAGES: Sports Anonymous In case you’re thinking...
  • Sarvesh Sangarya diary: the Belgian racing algorithm

    by - Aug 25, 2016
    After his original travel plans were foiled by a third collarbone break in less than 18 months, Sarvesh finally touched down in Brussels earlier this month to begin another racing block in the heartland of European road cycling. ...Read More
  • Sarvesh Sangarya diary: we’ll return after this short break

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    Sarvesh Sangarya’s second diary entry here at Cycling iQ is a little overdue though, as he writes, it’s not without good reason. In his latest installment, Sarvesh describes the fallout from an encounter with a car in his home...
  • Sarvesh Sangarya diary: you have to dream before the dreams come true

    by - Jun 27, 2016
    Though tales of aspiring young road cyclists facing down challenges as they chase their pro dreams are not new, such journeys generally don’t emanate from India. But as 21-year old Sarvesh Sangarya from Bangalore writes, despite any differences in the...
  • Market Talk

    by - Jun 1, 2016
    This week: Indonesia’s tight deadline for new Asian Games velodrome; Oil prices impact Astana Pro Cycling Team; Netherlands the EU’s largest bicycle exporter in 2015; Giant planning to go direct in India?; Trek Bicycle’s NZ subsidiary...
  • High-end bicycle manufacturing zone to open in India’s north

    by - May 11, 2016
    Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal continued to spruik the establishment of a ‘cycle valley’ in the district of Ludhiana after a joint meeting of the national bicycle associations of India and China at the 2016 China Cycle...
  • Market Talk

    by - May 2, 2016
    This week: SCOTT Sports opens first Technology Centre in Bangalore, considers local assembly; India’s bicycle manufacturers concerned with imports of Chinese-made bicycles; Shimano announces disappointing FY2016 Q1 results; 2016 China Cycle show underway Friday; Australian 3D-printed...
  • Bangalore to Belgium (and beyond)

    by - Apr 20, 2016
    In June last year, Cycling iQ reported on three aspiring road cyclists making the time-honoured pilgrimage to Belgium for a lesson in suffering. Ten months on, one has a contract in hand and the other is heading back to Ghent for...
  • India and Bahrain to co-host 2017 Asian Cycling Championships

    by - Apr 13, 2016
    The capital cities of New Delhi and Manama will jointly host next year’s Asian Cycling Championships, following an earlier decision by the Asian Cycling Confederation to allow track and road cycling disciplines to be held separately....Read More