The Bonsai delivers an outstandingly beautiful wooden bike with all the performance benefits of an aluminum frame. You truly can have your cake and eat it.

Featuring a sealed bearing wheelset and aluminum steerer and headtube, this stunning new addition smashes the boundaries between performance, design and cost. We couldn’t be more proud.

Sizing under ‘Specifications’ tab.


Frame: single sided mono-shell. Weather proof marine ply, made from FSC Grade a birch veneers. Glue: WBP meamine (resistant to moisture, temperature, micro organisms). Fork: twin bladed, vertical drop outs, weather proof marine ply.

Steerer: lightweight 6061 aluminium

Head tube: lightweight 6061 aluminium

Headset: 1 1/8” neco aheadset

Bars: aluminium flat bar, 25.4mm x 340mm

Stem: early rider 55mm, + 10 degree, aluminium

Grips: black rubber (phthalate free)

Tyres: kenda, 12.75 x 1.75”

Hubs: anodised aluminium, 28mm sealed cartridge bearings

Rims: anodised aluminium, black, 20 hole

Spokes: anodised steel, black, silver nipples

Seatpost: 22.4 x 210 aluminium

Saddle: faux leather, rivetted

Weight: 3.75kgs

Warranty: 2 years

Frame size: 12”

Reach: 32cm

Standover Height: 33cm

Minimum seat height: 35cm

Maximum seat height: 45cm

Wheelbase: 57cm

Made in the UK



“Our reason for being is simple…to ignite the spirit of adventure!”

Early Rider is a British family business. They provide the wheels, you provide the spirit of adventure. From first walkers to first pedallers, they design products to get your children cycling. Fun included for free.

Their approach to design, engineering and safety is utterly without compromise. They strive to produce fantastic pre-school/first bikes that take a fun, systematic and safe approach to teaching young children to ride. Their ambition is to get every child in the country mobile, without using stabilisers.

They have combined British innovation with West coast style and world leading manufacturing. The result is a range of bikes unlike any others.

Their mission: Happy kids. Happy parents. Happy us.