Archive for December, 2019

The best 14" starter bikes for children aged 3 and 4 years

The best 14" starter bikes for children aged 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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The best 18" wheel kids bikes for a 5 year old

The best 18" wheel kids bikes for a 5 year old

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

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10 things you need to know before buying a balance bike for your toddler

10 things you need to know before buying a balance bike for your toddler

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

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Best kids 20" wheel mountain bikes for 5 and 6 year olds

Best kids 20" wheel mountain bikes for 5 and 6 year olds

Finding kids 20" wheel mountain bikes is no mean feat! The a look at our shortlist of some of the best 20 inch wheel kids mountain bikes available today

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The best full suspension kids mountain bikes

The best full suspension kids mountain bikes

For Cycle Sprogs who take their MTBing seriously, we've found some serious MTB's!

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The best kids 27.5" wheel mountain bikes - 2020

The best kids 27.5" wheel mountain bikes - 2020

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

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The best kids mountain bikes under £500 with 26" and 27.5" wheel size

The best kids mountain bikes under £500 with 26" and 27.5" wheel size

If you're looking for a quality but reasonably cheap kids mountain bike with 26" or 27.5" wheels, what choice do you have? Check the Cycle Sprog list

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The best 12" wheel first pedal bikes for ages 2 years and over

The best 12" wheel first pedal bikes for ages 2 years and over

Buying your child's very first pedal bike is such a milestone - and you want to make sure you're choosing the best bike for them. There's a bewildering range of kids first pedal bikes available, so in this article, we look at the various 12" wheel kids bikes suitable for children aged 2 years and...

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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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Choosing the best balance bike for your child in 2020

Choosing the best balance bike for your child in 2020

Children differ, as do balance bikes. Help match your child to the correct balance bike

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advice & guides
advice & guides, cycling with kids

10 ways to keep your kids safe when cycling on a hot day

10 ways to keep your kids safe when cycling on a hot day

Summer is here! Check this out before you set of cycling in the sun

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bike seats
bike seats, kit reviews

Polisport Guppy Mini review - using a front bike seat for the first time

Polisport Guppy Mini review - using a front bike seat for the first time

Using a front bike seat for the first time is always a nerve racking  experience ...

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cycling with kids, towbars

How do I pull a child's bike behind my bike?

How do I pull a child's bike behind my bike?

When your child is old enough to pedal but not able to ride long distances, what do you do?

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April 26th
2020 advice & guides, news

Coronavirus: Is it OK for my family to be riding their bikes?

Coronavirus: Is it OK for my family to be riding their bikes?

Cycling is one of the few activities still allowed during the Covid-19 outbreak - but what exactly is allowed?

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advice & guides
advice & guides

My 11 year old daughter wants an old fashioned city bike with basket

My 11 year old daughter wants an old fashioned city bike with basket

The other day I received a message via the Cycle Sprog Facebook page asking for ...

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advice & guides
advice & guides

Indoor activities for kids who would rather be riding their bikes

Indoor activities for kids who would rather be riding their bikes

If you're struggling to keep your Sprog occupied inside here's a few cycling themed ideas to keep them busy

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carrying kids, cycling with kids, getting started

6 ways to get your daily cycle ride with a young child or baby

6 ways to get your daily cycle ride with a young child or baby

At the moment socially distanced cycling is one of the few permitted modes of daily ...

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advice & guides
advice & guides, cycling with kids

Help! Why doesn't my child want to ride their bike?

Help! Why doesn't my child want to ride their bike?

At the moment cycling is one of the only activities its possible for families to ...

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March 29th
2020 blog

5 things I wish I'd stockpiled before getting Covid-19 symptoms

5 things I wish I'd stockpiled before getting Covid-19 symptoms

With the hindsight of over 2 weeks in self isolation, here's the top things I'd have stockpiled

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kids clothing & gloves, kit reviews, reviews

Kiddimoto Ikon full face kids cycle helmet review

Kiddimoto Ikon full face kids cycle helmet review

Find out how this 7 year old Cycle Sprog gets on testing the Ikon full face helmet

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