Archive for August, 2017

Calling all Cycle Sprogs! Share your Sprog Blogs now!

Calling all Cycle Sprogs! Share your Sprog Blogs now!

Are you a Cycle Sprog? Do you love riding your bike? Why not write a Sprog Blog?

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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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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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let's cycle
England, let's cycle

The Swale Trail, Yorkshire Dales – a family mountain bike trail of two halves

The Swale Trail, Yorkshire Dales – a family mountain bike trail of two halves

We rode the Swale Trail from end to end and back again! Here's the lowdown on the route

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event reviews, sprog blog

Tour de Staveley - Riding my first road sportive aged 12

Tour de Staveley - Riding my first road sportive aged 12

12 year old N has ridden his first road sportive - how did it go?

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event reviews, kids clothing & gloves, reviews

A family weekend at Ard Rock MTB festival

A family weekend at Ard Rock MTB festival

Would there be enough to keep two young boys occupied at the Ard Rock MTB festival?

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kids bikes
balance bikes, hybrid bikes, kids bikes, road bikes, starter bikes

Where to buy the cheapest Frog Bikes - August 2018

Where to buy the cheapest Frog Bikes - August 2018

It's rare to find Frog Bikes reduced, but I've been trying to find where are the best places to buy a Frog Bike this month

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sprog blog

Sprog Skills Part 1 - by Tester T

Cycle Sprog T is aged nine and pretty handy on his bike. He loves practising ...

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kids bikes
balance bikes, bike advice, bike reviews, hybrid bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, road bikes, starter bikes

Where to buy cheap kids bikes and cycle clothing - discount codes Summer 2018

Where to buy cheap kids bikes and cycle clothing - discount codes Summer 2018

Get all the latest discount codes for kids bikes and cycling accessories

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cargo bikes, England

Family camping with a cargo bike (and no car)

Family camping with a cargo bike (and no car)

Several months ago Beki, mum of two daughters, became the proud owner of a cargo ...

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Holidays

Bikepacking with kids on Gili Air, Indonesia

Bikepacking with kids on Gili Air, Indonesia

Kathryn and her family (two kids, Alice 12 and Tom 9 plus husband Richard) were ...

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Holidays

Lombok earthquake strikes during family bikepacking holiday

Lombok earthquake strikes during family bikepacking holiday

Kathryn's Indonesian bikepacking adventure reaches Lombok, where things don't go as planned

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Holidays

Bali family cycling holiday - Volcano to sea - Day 2

Bali family cycling holiday - Volcano to sea - Day 2

It's Day 2 of Kathryn's family cycling holiday in Indonesia. She arrived on Bali by ...

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