Tonight was the Bamboo Bicycle Club evening talk at the Velo Cafe. I’m not sure what your first thoughts are when you hear bamboo bike, however mine were skeptical at best. I’m not really sure what I was expecting or what I would take away from tonight. And you know what, I came away really inspired, impressed and seriously considering building my own frame out of bamboo. Read more to find out what you can build and how you can do it yourself in the shed. Continue reading
If you didn’t make it to the Velo Café tomorrow night, or want to watch it again, you can watch the full 2.5 hours recording on our YouTube channel.
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Words and Pictures by Gareth Taylor
Every Wednesday, Velo Café put on a evening road ride to a variety of places. This weeks was over to Lewes then back to Brighton via Ditchling Beacon. 19 riders left the café on what must have been one of the hottest stickiest days of the year, I was sweating just cycling to the start of the ride.