Category: Balance Bikes

Eastern Pusher BMX Balance Bike Review

The Eastern Pusher is a no-frills balance bike that fits into what we call the “lightweights” category.  Bikes in this category have have lightweight builds that don’t pack a lot of features but are still vary capable on light off-road trails.  We recommend the Pusher for young kids who need a lighter weight bike; this is also a great bike …

Prevelo Alpha Zero Balance Bike Review

If you want a balance bike for your child that is lightweight, rolls silky smooth over any surface, loaded with quality components and backed by company focused on youth bikes; the Prevelo Alpha Zero is for you. Prevelo is a newcomer to the kids bike market but is already becoming our favorite.  The Prevelo Alpha Zero redefines what a balance …

Best Balance Bikes for Bigger Kids

Lot’s of kids out there are late bloomers when it comes to learning to ride a bike. You’ll be delighted to know that there are several balance bikes for bigger kids.  A market once dominated by 12″ toddler balance bikes, there are now many bikes available with 14-inch and 16-inch wheels.  When we discuss age appropriate bike sizes for kids, …

Customize Your Balance Bike

My youngest sons favorite color was red, his older brother preferred green.  If there was a choice in colors for a particular product, we would make it based upon their preference.  Sometimes a product wouldn’t have the desired color and we would move on to the next brand.   We all know that kids have favorite colors – now you …

World’s Lightest Balance Bikes

I used to get this question  a lot when I owned a bike shop.  Although, weight is not the ultimate gauge for quality, it is a highly desired feature. We combed through the worldwide web to find the lightest balance bikes available; which we will dub featherweights. Cruzee Ultralite Balance Bike – 4.2 lbs The Cruzee is one of the …