Written by Claire who built her bike in 2015 and lives in London.
I got to join the commuters on a Cycle Superhighway, and enjoyed keeping up with the more athletic ones.
"When I'm riding the bike I have the added satisfaction of knowing it's been put together by me."
"I didn’t rush it as I wanted to do it my way, plus time was limited, the end result has proved quite satisfying."
If you're growing bamboo locally learn how to harvest and dry to build your bamboo bike.
Jayne built a bikepacking bike at our workshop in Munich, fitted up the frame with all the components, frame bags and set off on a tour of New Zealand!
"The Oratory School Reading, launches a Bamboo Bicycle Club workshop allowing pupils to build there own bicycles!"
"Limitless Adventure is traveling around the world here is some more info about their ethos and adventures"
"(It rides) like a silk pillow on a bed made of Morgan Freeman's voice."