Not just forks – these footbikes are entirely carbon

Here's Rosanne Reijne on one of the carbon bikes during a race in 2013.

Here’s Rosanne Reijne on one of the carbon bikes during a race in 2013.

Peter Groeneveld is working on lightweight (duh!) carbon footbikes for the Dutch High-Level team. The frames will weigh approximately 950 grams (2.09 lbs.) and the forks 350 grams (.77 lb.). That’s scary light!

This page shows showed the details of construction with plenty of photos, including the first finished bike.

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