Balance bikes are perfect for toddlers and young children to enter the world of bike riding. With a variety of sizes, weights, and colours to choose from, children from 18 months to 8 years can learn how to ride a bike at their own pace. The right height chosen ensures the child’s feet can reach Read More
“It’s like riding a bike” is a common expression that suggests that once learned, always known. But it’s the learning that comes first, and a kid’s balance bike makes that learning as easy as, well, riding a bike. Balance bikes, normally for kids between 18 months and 7 years, help a child who has already Read More
Balance bikes are great for helping young children learn to ride in a way that is easy and sensible – one skill at a time. Driven by foot-to-ground power, balance bikes help kids learn to steer first as they acquire a sense of balance while seated. The balance skill comes next and is ultimately followed Read More
Having to learn steering, balancing, and pedalling all at once is a daunting task for kids. That “walking and chewing gum at the same time” thing can overwhelm kids. It can also instill enough fear that they’ll simply refuse to climb on. Training wheels give kids the free pass not to learn balance, steering and Read More
Just because we all grew up using training wheels doesn’t mean that our kids don’t deserve better! Training wheels don’t teach balance. The fact that we all used training wheels as kids doesn’t mean that our kids shouldn’t too. Training wheels are outdated. The future belongs to balance bikes. Balance bikes clearly win the battle against Read More
Balance bikes seem pretty simple, but everything from tyre type to brakes and even sizing a balance bike can quickly get complicated!
Balance bikes, Running Bikes, Pedal-less bikes, Strider bikes, First Bikes – whatever you call them, balance bikes are everywhere! In recent years, the balance bike has quickly become the bicycle of choice for children to begin building up their core muscle strength. This will enable them to learn the skills needed to be a safe Read More