Kids guide to the Tour de France

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?

Kids Sized King of the Mountain TDF Jersey 2020

Kids guide to Tour de France jersey colours

Find out who wears the green jersey, and what you have to do to be King of the Mountains

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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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Leasing a kids bike – everything you need to know

Leasing kids bikes is gaining in popularity . But how does it work, how much does it cost and is it suitable for your family?

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Cheaper alternatives to Islabikes

There’s some good quality brands at a lower price now available – we look at the various options

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Buying a kids mountain bike – things you need to know

If you’re thinking of buying your child a mountain bike, check out our top 7 things to look out for

Kids road bikes being ridden the the Lake District - the Islabikes Luath and the Frog Road bike

Best kids road bikes 2021

Get your Cycle Sprogs out on the road with these great kids sized road bikes

Boy wearing white cycling helmet not wanting to ride his 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 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…

Road bike wheel 20 inch with yellow centre disc

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!

Cycle Sprog monthly news - May 2021

Family Cycling News – May 2021

This month’s news update includes Bike Week, new bikes and some big events coming soon. Plus May’s family cycling kit item of the month!