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Live Build at the Design Museum London

  Bicycles. If you’ve ever visited Amsterdam you’ll know that the Dutch use their bikes to travel everywhere, cycle anywhere and park them in the most unlikely of places. But with health experts recognizing the advantages of cycling (as opposed to driving), bikes are becoming an increasingly common sight in other cities around the world, […]

New Horizontal Disc Dropouts

At Bamboo Bicycle Club we continually try to improve what we can offer bike builders. With dropouts there are a range that exist on the market, but very few are compatible with bamboo and our build techniques. So for the last 6 years we have been designing and manufacturing our own. In terms of design […]

Adrian & Dan’s Bamboo Bike Challenge

Adrian & Dan build two Road Home build kits Our Challenge: We have built our own Bamboo bikes and aim to ride them from The National Botanic Gardens of Wales to The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew over two days.  We are raising money for the British Heart Foundation’s research and we would be so grateful […]

Cycling around Colombia on my Bamboo Bicycle

Cycling around Colombia on my Bamboo Bicycle The beginning: My plans to organize NYE in Cartagena with my friends fell apart and I thought will go to Colombia anyway. Then I thought, while I was there, why fly? or why use public transport? and not bike instead. I had never biked since high school and […]

Cycling in London – The Guide

Written by Claire Smith. – Claire built a bike with us around 18months ago and has been commuting from East London into Central. 5 Life lessons for London Cyclists Take your Time I have the misfortune of living on the central line and regularly use my bike for commuting rather than a leisurely amble, so […]

France to New Zealand on a Bamboo Bike

Cyclist pedals strong message about global water crisis Theo Rohfritsch presenting about his journey so far and his commitment to raising people’s awareness about the global water crisis. Theo Rohfritsch has been cycling the world for over a year to highlight the global water crisis. On September 1 Rohfritsch will start the final leg of the […]

Cycle For Water -France to New Zealand

Some people bike for fun or fitness, but Theo Rohfritsch and Simon Valdenaire bike for something less personal  – clean water. The two young Frenchmen have been cycling for six months on a trip from France to New Zealand, stopping in 21 countries along the way to raise awareness of the importance of clean water. Their […]

Ringmer School Build

Bamboo Bicycle Club have been working with Sustrans and Ringmer School to create a program for their after schools cycle club. The after school club had been run Peter Baxter (Design and Technology) and Brian Seller (A local resident and retired engineer) . They have start the build with a single frame build, Brian leading the build and […]