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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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E-bikes and child bike seats - all your questions answered

E-bikes and child bike seats - all your questions answered

There's no escaping it - e-bikes (or electric bikes) are becoming more and more popular. There's a good reason for this - the battery on an e-bike makes cycling easier and more accessible.  For families with young children, an e-bike can make cycling with a front or rear bike seat a possibility.  The extra weight...

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How to take kids and bikes on a plane

How to take kids and bikes on a plane

It's difficult, but it can be done! Mum of two Kathryn explains how she's managed 2 kids, 4 bikes and a trailer

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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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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

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, 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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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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advice & guides, cycling with kids

Kids hydration packs - pros and cons of using them on a family bike ride

Kids hydration packs - pros and cons of using them on a family bike ride

In hot weather hydration packs are a great idea when cycling with kids. Here's a few hints and tips on how to use them

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advice & guides, cycling with kids

8 tips 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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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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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 are ...

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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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December 19th
2019 advice & guides, cycling gifts, news

Help! Where can I buy a kids bike in time for Christmas 2019??

Help! Where can I buy a kids bike in time for Christmas 2019??

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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