advice & guides

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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How to prepare a kids bike for selling second hand in just 9 steps

How to prepare a kids bike for selling second hand in just 9 steps

There comes a time when every child's bike has done it's duty and is outgrown by it's original owner, siblings, cousins and friends.  This is the time to sell it on and recoup some of the original cost. If you want to get the best price, you're going to need to know how to prepare a kids bike for...

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Buying a second hand kids bike

Buying a second hand kids bike

Are you thinking of buying a second hand kids bike? It can be a brilliant way to get hold of a good quality kids bike without having to pay the full retail price. However, you do need to know what to look for, to avoid being sold a dud. Here, Cycle Sprog's technical editor Chris (who has bought more than his...

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Tour de France facts for kids - become an expert on the worlds greatest cycle race!

Tour de France facts for kids - become an expert on the worlds greatest cycle race!

There are so many interesting facts and figures about Le Tour de France - how many do you know?

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4 questions to answer before selling your kid's old bike

4 questions to answer before selling your kid's old bike

Are you thinking of selling your kid's old bike? Read this first....

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How to sell a kids bike on Ebay

How to sell a kids bike on Ebay

If you're thinking of selling your kids bike on ebay, check out our step by step guide to getting it right first time

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advice & guides, cycling with kids, sprog blog

8 tips for starting to use bike rollers

8 tips for starting to use bike rollers

Our 12 year old Cycle Sprog has been learning to ride on rollers - here's his top tips for getting started

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advice & guides
advice & guides, cycling with kids

Family Cycling Safety for Winter

Family Cycling Safety for Winter

Winter cycling is great fun - here's some tips on keeping safe and warm

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cyclo-cross, sprog blog

My second U14's cyclocross race - Sprog Blog

My second U14's cyclocross race - Sprog Blog

Corners, steep hills, obstacles. All words that relate to cyclocross! I rode my second U14's ...

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advice & guides
advice & guides, kids clothing & gloves

How to keep your child's head warm under their cycle helmet

How to keep your child's head warm under their cycle helmet

During a particularly cold spell of weather little heads and ears can get very cold ...

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advice & guides
advice & guides, kids clothing & gloves

The best children's winter cycling gloves - 2019

The best children's winter cycling gloves - 2019

It's that time of year again - cold fingers! We bring you the best of this seasons kids sized winter cycling gloves

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advice & guides
advice & guides, cycling with kids

Why you should get outside with your child in January

Why you should get outside with your child in January

January is a long, bleak month for most of us. Christmas and New Year is ...

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cycling to school, cycling with kids

The best bike lights for kids - Winter 2019

The best bike lights for kids - Winter 2019

Now the nights are drawing in it's important to make sure your child is visible in the dark

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December 18th
2018 advice & guides, cycling gifts, news

Last Christmas Delivery dates for bikes - 2018

Last Christmas Delivery dates for bikes - 2018

Time is running out, but if you're quick you may just be able to order a bike in time for Christmas delivery

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cycling gifts

Best Christmas presents for cycling kids - 2018 gift guide

Best Christmas presents for cycling kids - 2018 gift guide

Find the perfect Christmas present for your Cycle Sprog - from bikes to lego, top trumps to books, we're here to help Santa and his helpers find the perfect present

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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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