Are there different size balance bikes?

Do balance bikes come in different sizes?

Whilst most balance bikes come with a 12″ wheel, there are a few manufacturers making 14″ wheel and larger balance bikes for taller and older children who aren’t ready to move onto a pedal bike. See our article on Big Balance Bikes for Taller Children for a full selection.

What is the smallest balance bike?

Frog Tadpole Mini

Their very smallest bike is the Tadpole Mini balance bike, which comes with tiny 10” wheels. It is the smallest balance bike we can find and it’s suitable for children with an inside leg of just 24cm.

What age is a 12 inch balance bike for?

Suitable for 2-4 years of age: Balance bikes – 12-inch wheels.

What age is a 24 inch bike for?

24 inch bikes are typically the best fit for kids ages 8, 9 and 10, but be sure to check out our kids bike sizing guide if you are unsure about the best size bike for your child. Like adult bikes, kids 24 inch bikes can vary greatly in form and function.

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What age is 26 inch bike for?

Kids Bike Size Chart & Frame Size

Wheel Size Age (Years) Height (cm)
16 Inch / 18 Inch 5 – 7 112 – 127
20 Inch 6 – 9 117 – 136
24 Inch 8 – 11 127 – 145
26 Inch 9 – 12 138 – 154

Is 26 inch bike good for what height?

Bikes with 26-inch wheels are designed for people who are between a height of about five feet to the smaller end of six foot. If you’re taller than that, then your bike should have larger tires and more space in length (26 inch bikes generally don’t go much over 24 inches).

How do you know what size bike to get?

To find the correct sized bike you will need to measure your height and your inside leg. For your height, stand against a wall and mark the wall with a pencil so it’s level with the top of your head. Then measure from the ground up to the mark (having someone to help might make this easier).

Are there different sizes of Strider bikes?

Strider Bikes are available in 12″, 14″, 16″, and 20″ models (the number refers to wheel diameter in inches). The best way to determine which size and/or model is right for your kiddo is to go by their inseam. (Check out our Size & Fit Guide).

Is 6 too old for a balance bike?

A balance bike is a great way to teach kids who are 4 to 6 years old to learn to ride a bike. Whether your child has yet to learn how to ride a bike or struggles with the confidence to remove the training wheels, balance bikes can help.

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Are all balance bikes the same?

Due to the vast height differences between toddlers and preschoolers, there are balance bikes of many different sizes . Unlike regular bikes, there are no standard “sizes” for balance bikes. Every model and bike manufacturer is different, as you can see in the chart below.

Which is the best balance bike?

The best balance bikes to buy…

  1. Hornit Airo: The lightest balance bike. …
  2. Puky LR M: The best-value balance bike. …
  3. Islabikes Rothan: The best-quality balance bike. …
  4. Frog Tadpole Plus: A great alternative for larger learners. …
  5. Invert Lil Flex Balance Bike. …
  6. Hoy Napier balance bike. …
  7. B’Twin Runride 500 balance bike.

Can you get a 14 inch balance bike?

Strider 14x

Strider are a well know American balance bike brand, who have a 14″ wheel bike that is suitable for taller kids who have outgrown their standard 12″ wheeler.