Archive for 2017

12 things you need to know before buying a kids bike

12 things you need to know before buying a kids bike

Are you buying a kids bike? Here’s 12 things you need to think about before splashing your cash

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How to start cycling with a small child in a bike seat, cargo bike or trailer

How to start cycling with a small child in a bike seat, cargo bike or trailer

Setting out on your first ride with your little one can be nerve wracking so here are some tips to help you wheel away confidently

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Family friendly cycle routes

Family friendly cycle routes

Looking for somewhere new to go on your next ride out? Here are some ideas to help you decide.

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What is a balance bike?

What is a balance bike?

Balance bikes are a popular way to get your toddler used to controlling a bike, without them needing to worry about using pedals

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should my child wear a bike helmet?

should my child wear a bike helmet?

If you haven’t decided whether your family will wear helmets or not, here are some pointers to help you decide

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for loads more news “like” Cycle Sprog on facebook and check our Twitter feed

Keep up to date with all the latest family cycling news with our Facebook Page or Twitter feed

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tow bars for kids bikes – longer rides are on the horizon!

tow bars for kids bikes – longer rides are on the horizon!

If you’re ready to head out for a fun ride but your little one needs a rest on the way back, a towbar may be just the ticket.

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Bike trailers for cycling with children

Bike trailers for cycling with children

Trailers are a brilliant way to move your children around, what ever the weather. Find out whether a trailer would suit your family.

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Tag along and trailer bikes for kids – pulling your child behind you

Tag along and trailer bikes for kids – pulling your child behind you

Tag-alongs are a great way to introduce your little one to cycling from about the age of 4 years.
Tag-alongs are particularly useful if you’re doing a lot of travelling on road, as you are in control of your childs direction and position.

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rear bike seats – a great way to cycle with a toddler

rear bike seats – a great way to cycle with a toddler

Getting out into the great outdoors with your child opens up endless opportunities for having fun, and a rear seat is a great way to start cycling together and expand your horizons.

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front mounted bike seats for children

front mounted bike seats for children

Kids love front bike seats – they have the best view, get to talk to you as you’re cycling along and can even pretend to ride the bike!

Find out all about front bike seats, what to look out for when buying, and how to make your rides out a great experience.

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kids bikes
kids bikes, mountain bikes

The best kids 26″ wheel mountain bikes

The best kids 26″ wheel mountain bikes

26" wheel mountain bikes are becoming more scarce, so we take a peek at what's available for junior riders

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December 11th
2017 blog, cycling to school

Tackling “dangerous” cycling to school

Tackling “dangerous” cycling to school

Recent news reports have focused on schools trying to prevent "dangerous" cycling to school. What needs to be done to tackle this problem?

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kids clothing & gloves, Tour de France

Kids size Team Sky cycling kit – 7 ways to get the look!

Kids size Team Sky cycling kit – 7 ways to get the look!

Whether your young cyclists is looking for a discrete Team Sky accessory or the head-to-toe look, we can help

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kids bikes
kids bikes, starter bikes

The best 18″ wheel kids bikes

The best 18″ wheel kids bikes

There's a scarcity of decent 18" wheel single speed bikes available, but we've tracked down the best available

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kids bikes
cycling gifts, kids bikes, road bikes

Best kids road bikes for Christmas 2017

Best kids road bikes for Christmas 2017

With the growing popularity of road cycling, with British riders having success at the very ...

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hybrid bikes

The best 20″ wheel bikes for kids aged 6 to 8

The best 20″ wheel bikes for kids aged 6 to 8

A first bike with gears is a big choice - let us help you choose the right one for your child

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advice & guides kids bikes
advice & guides, cycling gifts, kids bikes

A bike – the best present you can give your child this Christmas

A bike – the best present you can give your child this Christmas

A bike is the best Christmas present you can give a child - we just hope Santa reads this post before he stocks up his sleigh!

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kids bikes
bike reviews, kids bikes, reviews, starter bikes

Review of the Woom 2 kids 14″ wheel bike for ages 3 to 5 years

Review of the Woom 2 kids 14″ wheel bike for ages 3 to 5 years

Our 4 year old tester has been putting one the lightest weight 14" wheel bikes to the test

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kids bikes
bike reviews, kids bikes, reviews, starter bikes

Review: First impressions of the Squish 18 kids bike

Review: First impressions of the Squish 18 kids bike

It's our first ever 18" wheel bike review - would we be impressed???

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kids bikes
kids bikes, starter bikes

The best 14″ starter bikes for ages 3 and 4 years

The best 14″ starter bikes for ages 3 and 4 years

There's an increasing choice of quality, lightweight starter bikes with a 14" wheel - we take a look at the best

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