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Father's Day Gifts for a cycling dad

The best Fathers Day presents for cycling dads

It’s almost Father’s Day what better way to show dad your appreciation than a cycling related gift?   Of course, there’s two ultimate Father’s Day gifts:  A day of cycling – either with or without the kids! A new bike!!! I’m guessing that if you’re reading beyond those two statements you’re looking for a more affordable…

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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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The best places to buy a second hand kids bike

If you’re trying to hunt down a great value second hand bike for your child, our guide will help you

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Getting ready for your first family bike ride of the year

8 tips for your first family bike ride of the year

Spring is here and it’s time to get ready for your first family bike ride of the year. Here’s 8 tips to get you off to a great start

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The best place to buy a kids bike – 2021

It can be confusing choosing where to buy – our guide looks at the various options

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The best kids bikes 2021 – our pick of the very best

Here’s our selection of the best kids bikes for kids of all ages

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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 still get out and do together (remember it must be just in your household group, close to home, for the purpose of exercise and do please keep 2m from other people).   It can be very frustrating if your child doesn’t…

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How do I know if my child's bike is too small?

Is my kids’ bike the right size for them?

“How can I tell if my child’s bike is the right size?” is something we get asked fairly often – by people buying a new bike and by those wondering if it’s time to go bike shopping (again!)  Sometimes it’s really obvious, but other times it isn’t as straight forward as you might think.   However,…

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How to measure your child's height for a new bike

How to easily measure your child for a new bike

Measuring your child before you buy them a new bike is really important to help make sure you’re buying a bike that will fit them and they’ll love riding.  A properly sized kids bike is crucial to the safety and enjoyment of cycling – buy one that’s too big and they’ll be nervous and won’t…

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The best bike lights for kids – Winter 2021

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

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