bike reviews

Practising front wheel lifts on an Islabikes Creig 24 at The Track Bike Park, Portreath, Redruth, Cornwall

Review of the Islabikes Creig 24 and Creig 26

We put Islabikes MTB offering through its paces. Will it get the thumbs up?

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Review of the Squish 18 kids bike

6 year old Katherine has been putting the Squish 18 through its paces for the past 6 months.

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Worx JA-700 junior bike – first impressions review

A few weeks ago I received an email from Worx Bikes, asking if we’d like to review one of their junior models. For those of you who haven’t heard of Worx Bikes, they are a small company based in Oxfordshire, whose creations are aimed at the racing market. Obviously I was intrigued by their new…

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Review of the Woom 2 kids 14″ wheel bike for ages 3 to 5 years

Our 4 year old tester has been putting one the lightest weight 14″ wheel bikes to the test

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Bobbin Gingersnap 12″ kids bike review

If you’re looking for style and function in a kids bike, then check out our review of the Bobbin Gingersnap 12″ to find out what our 4 yr old tester thought

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Cuda Performance CP700R Kids Road Bike Review

The Cuda Performance CP700R is the largest drop handlebar offering from Cuda’s new ‘Performance’ kids bike range and is pitched at the higher end of junior cycles in terms of both price and quality.   It can be run with either narrow road or wider cyclocross tyres, which makes it appealing to junior cyclists who enjoy riding on various surfaces but…

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Which is the best bike for a toddler aged 18 months, 2 years old or 3

Toddlebike review – a pre balance bike for under 3’s

Find out how our 2 year old reviewer got on testing out the new Toddlebike – they’re fast and fun!

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LIKEaBIKE Balance Bike Review

Mum Emma tells us what happened when her 2 year old won a LIKEaBIKE Hardy Balance Bike

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Specialized Hotwalk Balance Bike

Parent review: the Specialized Hotwalk Balance Bike

Dad of two Stuart tells us how his daughters got on with the Specialized Hotwalk Balance Bike

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The Islabike Pro Series on display at the 2016 Cycle Show

Islabikes Pro Series – first encounter at the Cycle Show 2016

Each year, the UK cycle industry has two main shows that provide retailers, manufacturers and distributors a platform with which to wow the ticket buying public with their latest and greatest offerings.  Some products may be a rollover from last year, others given a slight makeover, with a nip here and a tuck there. And finally, there…

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