First Fixed Gear Race

First Fixed Gear Race

October 28, 2017

Simple Bikes attended a fixed gear race hosted in Chengdu. We signed our Lead Craftsman,  Jake together with the bamboo fixed gear road bike he made

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Newbie Triathletes

Newbie Triathletes "Old Skool" Aquathlon

July 22, 2017

Newbies Triathletes gathered for their "Old Skool" Aquathlon event. Simple Bikes first showcase of bamboo bike in Singapore

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Beautiful & Amazing Teammate

Beautiful & Amazing Teammate

May 17, 2016

First Irish woman to scale Everest. Often you will Clare at the very front of the group, strong on uphills, one of the fastest descending rider I have ever met.

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Sweetest Smile

Sweetest Smile

May 16, 2016

Yu Shu (3700m) to Long Bao Village (4300m), a distance of 80km with gentle uphills. Today, our riders experienced multiple weather conditions.

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A Ride in Snow

A Ride in Snow

May 14, 2016

Riding our bamboo bike from Shi Qu to Yu Shu, within this 147km distance we have two big passes to climb, one of them is so far the highest we have been on.

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Two Days Without a Signal

Two Days Without a Signal

May 13, 2016

Last couple of days, there is neither wifi nor even a cell signal. After over 200km of riding we arrived one of the highest county in the world.

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Never Ending Hills

Never Ending Hills

May 11, 2016

Following the National Expressway G317, we rode from Ganzi (3360m) to Ma Ni Gan Ge (3866m). This 98 km long road is one of the smoothest road I have ever ridden

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Beautiful Hailstorm & My Old Friend!

Beautiful Hailstorm & My Old Friend!

May 10, 2016

It is a 98km ride all the way from Luhuo (3190m) to Ganzi (3360m), there is a 3989m pass as well as 3 small passes along the way. Scenery is beautiful as usual

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Headwinds

Headwinds

May 09, 2016

After storm, raindrops on the pastures start to evaporate under the scorching sun, carrying the smell of tender leaves.

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After The Rainstorm

After The Rainstorm

May 08, 2016

Leaving Bamei Town, heading west to our next destination is a 79Km ride, we are still in the Daofu County.

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Hotsprings! Leisure Day

Hotsprings! Leisure Day

May 07, 2016

After consecutive long distance rides, especially yesterday, we all felt a bit tired. Why not give ourselves some rest?

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If You Have a Road Bike

If You Have a Road Bike

May 06, 2016

If you have a road bike, come ride from Rilong Town to Bamei, the route is simply beautiful.

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Mt. Balang

Mt. Balang

May 05, 2016

Another day of elevation from 2800m to 4480m within 34Km. Initially, we thought that it is going to be a really tough day but it turns out to be a really good!

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It Might be the Worst Bumpy Road

It Might be the Worst Bumpy Road

May 04, 2016

Yingxiu to Dengsheng, 1900m elevation gained in 79km. Seems that large amount of our sweat is destined to be left in this valley.

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A Good Day of Warming Up

A Good Day of Warming Up

May 03, 2016

We departed Chengdu around 8 am, pedalling through the chaos of Chengdu's city traffic, gently riding towards to the foothills of Western Sichuan.

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Riding Bamboo to Lhasa

Riding Bamboo to Lhasa

May 02, 2016

Travelling to Tibet, you can either choose to take an airplane or a board a train. But, tomorrow (3rd May 2016), Abu will ride a bamboo bike to Lhasa.

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