How Can A Cyclist Spend The Monsoon Day Perfectly?

Velocrush India
3 min readJul 22, 2018

Well, most of us are aware that the monsoon season in India can be pretty daunting. The question that arises on everyone’s lips “Can we have a perfect monsoon day ever?” or “Can the rains skip my holiday?”

We understand not many of us like the idea of a rainy surprise on a holiday. Regardless of age, rainy days always find a way to disappoint us. For many, rains can make or a break your outdoor activity, but it doesn’t necessarily need to be frowned upon.

As kids, the rain didn’t hold us back from having a good time. We enjoyed running around outdoors and had fun by getting drenched. But as adults, rainy days are long, lethargic, and not very fun.

But, the good news is that there are plenty of fun and active ways you can do to elevate your mood and have a good time on a rainy day.


On a rainy day, the best way to pass your time indoors is to read. It is the perfect time to snuggle in your blanket with a good book in hand. If you’re wondering what to read, you can always opt for the best cycling books.


There are many who would prefer watching a video or a movie over reading. Sometimes, reading demands for a lot of concentration. A rainy day can put you on a Garfield mode. You obviously choose to not a risk and ride while it’s pouring, so what’s the best way to entertain yourself?
Netflix/Youtube and Chill.

Talk about cycling videos; then you should definitely follow these cycling Youtube channels.


Get together with your family and a few close friends and enjoy a rainy afternoon or evening of board games and card games. Enjoy a nice lunch or dinner, or just include plenty of healthy snacks. Well, if you’re stuck at the office, you can always a good time playing with your colleagues and indulging on some healthy snacks. Games surely will make the time pass and keep your mind active and sharp.


Don’t let the rain hamper your daily run or even deter you from riding your bicycle. You don’t have to compromise on your workout routine since it can be easily accessed at home. Get yourself a home-trainer and never miss a single day of workout.

However, if you are one of those who loves the rain, then make sure you’re prepared before you go out.
Make sure you’re dressed to be comfortable and confident while you’re heading out on your bicycle.

A quick inspection of your bike every day can save you unwanted expenses and keep your bike in top condition. So read on for tips on monsoon bicycle care and maintenance and get set to pedal it out in the rain.

Next time, don’t let gloomy skies affect your spirit!

Think of these fun and active ways to spend your day!