Customized bike-building



You build your bike in your head.


You tell us about it.


We build your bike FOR REAL.

Free dream bike advice

All the bikes that are designed and built
at RITZEL KITZEL are one-offs.

body measurements: Let’s get going and build your next one-off with you.


For anyone who doesn’t have welding equipment at home, yet wants to ride in fixed gear. Finding your line on a round pedal stroke!


And you can already start to think about:

  • Brakes, where the skip are they?
  • How are things likely to pan out if the sprocket’s affected?
  • And what does “changing a sprocket made easy” mean?
  • A chain whip or a threadless sprocket? What do the pros favor?
  • Are shaft stems and dirndls linked in some mysterious way?

Check your Fixie, NOW!!!


Free Fixie advice



Because 1 gear’s always the right one.


And you can already start to think about:

  • Chainline, is it circular?
  • How do I know when the chain is correctly tensioned?
  • Only steel is real?
  • Early riser or Jan Ullrich’s biking style?
  • What kind of hub purr should be music to my ears?

Check your Singlespeed, NOW!!!


Free Singlespeed advice


Leave even tans to Barbie and Ken.


And you can already start to think about:

  • Can you fall over while standing up – without being drunk?
  • Does headwind build character?
  • Do you need a carbon app to up speed?
  • Are hairy legs dangerous?
  • How do bends and airtime play together?
  • Do you need to know the calorific value of insects to establish your total consumption?

Check your Road bike, NOW!!!


Free Road bike advice


Cross country – off you go!


And you can already start to think about:

  • Can you get by without a dynamo hub, a third chain ring, a bell, or a mudguard?
  • What means hybrid out of Road bike and MTB?
  • What does shouldering has to do with pedaling cross?
  • Which cleated tires are the best on my trail?
  • What level of difficulty do walkers present on an obstacle course?

Check your Cross bike, NOW!!!


Free Cross bike advice

Individueller Fahrrad-Aufbau Cross-Bike


Dirty Riding – Flying high!


And you can already start to think about:

  • Upwards of how many centimeters does my fully become a lowrider?
  • How many GoPros do I need on helmet and body to be equipped with the basics?
  • Are single trail and Parship linked in any way?
  • Does the front derailleur have anything to do with being checked out – or is it more in the vein of an old chestnut?
  • How much does GraVity cost?
  • Enduro Hardtail: Top or flop?

Check your MTB/DH Bike, NOW!!!


Free MTB advice


Because not everyone dreams of having a pony.


And you can already start to think about:

  • What does skiing have to do with bike polo?
  • How do I get 42 spokes into my wheel rim?
  • Do I need to wear Ralph Lauren playing bike polo?
  • Who brought bike polo to Germany?
  • Can I make my e-bike a polo bike?

Check your Polo bike, NOW!!!


Free Polo bike advice


„For that timeless feeling while you cruise.“

(Zapata Espinoza, US-amerikanischer Journalist, *1960)

And you can already start to think about:

  • Does retro biking turn back time?
  • What does “Easy does it” mean?
  • How can I recognize true vintage when I see it?
  • Which components need replacing?
  • Is damage to the frame risky?
  • Can I ride a Beachcruiser to work or just on the beach?

Check your Retro bike, NOW!!!


Free Retro bike advice


Because the panda is always in a good mood.


This is what we can already reveal:

  • This bike is built by you and customized to suit your body measurements.
  • Bamboo frames are flyweights, yet are immensely sturdy.
  • RITZEL KITZEL is your partner of choice in Bavaria for bamboo bike bodywork.
  • You’ll be riding a natural product and improving CO2 levels, leaving behind
    a green footprint.
  • Bamboo bikes make a style statement! People won’t just turn around to look at you; they’re sure to be stoked by your Bamboo bike.
  • And, what’s more, you’ll feel on top of the world.

Build your custom Bamboo-Bike, NOW!!!


Free Bamboo bike advice