Archive for March, 2019

The best kids 27.5" wheel mountain bikes

The best kids 27.5" wheel mountain bikes

27.5" wheel kids mountain bikes are a relatively new concept - here we look at the best available

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Best kids road bikes for 2019

Best kids road bikes for 2019

Get your Cycle Sprogs out on the road with these great kids sized road bikes

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Why you shouldn't buy a really cheap kids bike

Why you shouldn't buy a really cheap kids bike

There's a good reason we don't recommend really cheap kids bikes. This is it.

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The best 20" wheel road bikes for kids aged 6 and over

The best 20" wheel road bikes for kids aged 6 and over

We look at what 20" wheel kids road bikes are available, for budding Geraint Thomas's and Lizzy Armisteads!

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The best road bikes for kids aged 8 and over - 24" wheels

The best road bikes for kids aged 8 and over - 24" wheels

Does your child want a bike like they ride in the Tour de France? Check these out!

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The best 24" wheel all purpose kids bikes for ages 7 - 10 years

The best 24" wheel all purpose kids bikes for ages 7 - 10 years

If you're looking for a bike for a child aged between 7 and 10 years of age, the number of choices is increasing!  By this age most children are able to pedal and change gear by themselves, and are starting to want to explore further afield on their bike.  Buying a well made, correctly proportioned...

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Best 26" wheel kids bikes for ages 9 and over - 2019

Best 26" wheel kids bikes for ages 9 and over - 2019

What happens when your child has grown out of a 24" wheel kids bike, but isn't big enough to move up to an adult bike. These junior sized 26" wheel hybrid will fill that gap.

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The best bike for a 1 year old

The best bike for a 1 year old

From 12 months there are some exciting options for getting toddlers onto two wheels.

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10 things to consider when buying a balance bike for your child

10 things to consider when buying a balance bike for your child

Here's 10 helpful questions to ask yourself when you're buying a balance bike

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Best girls bikes - as recommended by girls who ride bikes

Best girls bikes - as recommended by girls who ride bikes

Is there such a thing as a best girls bike?  And should we even be asking the question as a bike is a bike, and surely it should be good for either a boy or a girl? The problem however is that if you're looking to buy a bike for a girl and don't know...

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advice & guides
advice & guides, cycling with kids, E-bikes

Are kids e-bikes legal in the UK?

Are kids e-bikes legal in the UK?

What age can you legally ride an e-bike in the UK? We take a look at the law......

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let's cycle
England, family friendly cycle routes, let's cycle

Windermere Bike Boat to Wray Castle - a family cycling adventure in the Lake District

Windermere Bike Boat to Wray Castle - a family cycling adventure in the Lake District

Taking the Windermere Bike Boat to Wray Castle is a fabulous family cycling adventure

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May 22nd
2019 blog

How much fun would it be to cycle round school???

How much fun would it be to cycle round school???

Check out this great film - it's almost enough to make me want to go back to school!

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May 20th
2019 news

Kids cycling round up - May 2019

Kids cycling round up - May 2019

It's May already! Here's our round up of all the latest family cycling news

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May 20th
2019 blog

Danny MacAskill now offering child care!

Danny MacAskill now offering child care!

Hold tight Cycle Sprogs! You're in for the ride of your life.......

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trailers

Best single seat bike trailers for carrying one baby or child

Best single seat bike trailers for carrying one baby or child

Choosing a single seat trailer to transport your baby or child can be confusing. We look at all the options.

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May 14th
2019 blog

Help us celebrate Cycle Sprog's 7th birthday!

Help us celebrate Cycle Sprog's 7th birthday!

Happy birthday to us! Here's a quick look back over the past 7 years

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advice & guides
advice & guides, cycling to school

How to get more children cycling safely to your school

How to get more children cycling safely to your school

The UK is fast becoming a nation full of obsese children living in polluted cities. Cycling ...

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May 9th
2019 blog

The weekend cycling adventures of a non-cycling parent

The weekend cycling adventures of a non-cycling parent

What's it like being the parent of two Cycle Sprogs who want to fill every ...

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kids bikes
Balance Bikes, bike reviews, kids bikes, reviews, Starter Bikes

Black Mountain Pinto and Skøg review - our first impressions

Black Mountain Pinto and Skøg review - our first impressions

This clever bike grows from a balance bike into a pedal bike - we take a closer look!

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