This article will help you to decide what type of bikes or cycles are best for kids of different ages. It will provide you information on how to select the best cycle for kids. This comprehensive guide will give you an idea about what size cycle to choose as per their age of the kids.
Bicycles are known to be one of the healthiest & the safestways to workout, whether they are for kids or adults. So, on should adopt riding the bicycle and also teach others. However, riding a bicycle is not easy and can be tiresome or frustrating while learning. Skills such as coordination and balancing the cycle are a must.
Which are the best bicycles for kids in India?
Here is the list of some of the best bicycles in India for kids categorized into the age category.
This category is as follows:
|Kids Age||Best Bicycle Fit|
|Kids from 2 to 3 years||Balance Bikes|
|Kids from 3 to 5 years||Small wheel bicycle 12 or 14 Inches (With training wheels if needed)|
|Kids from 5 to 7 years||Mid-sized wheels, 16 Inches|
|Kids/Teens from 7 to 10 Years||20 Inches wheels|
|Kids/Teens from 10+ Years||26 Inches wheels|
Kids from 2 to 3 years
Balance bikes and Tricycles are usually best for kids ranging from 2 to 3 years old. Balance bikes, as the name suggests helps your baby to learn to balance the cycle first. Pedaling can be learned easily after learning the balancing. Tricycle will teach the kid opposite of balance bikes.
Kids from 3 to 5 years
For kids ranging from 3 to 5 years old who have just learned to pedal, Bugsy 14″, Goblin 14″
And Demon 14″ are some of the great choices. They come in small and large frame size with 14” wheels and what’s best,any color your kids want.
Kids from 5 to 7 years
This age is considered to be tricky as it gets difficult on what to chose in keeping mind kid’s choice also. As every child choice is unique in its own way,their bike choice will also be different and more to their taste. Most of the Indian parents go for bigger cycle option for future use also. This is done in order to ensure that even if the kid is still learning to ride the bicycle,in the future when kids will grow taller it can be used rather than buying another bicycle.Some of best bicycles include Chaos 16″ Hades 16″ or Shredder 16″ for kids of 5 to 7 years old.
Kids/Teens from 7 to 10+ Years
Usually kids of 7 to 10+ years old have height of 4.5 to 5 feet. So ideal bicycle should be of solid frame and choice or gear or not gears depends upon your kids only. Kid should be able to get off and get on the bicycle and should come with powerful braking system.Beast 26″ Egress 26″ Propane 26″and Maverick 26″ are such name of the bicycles.
Hope this articles proves to be informative and will able to decide on what to choose for your kids according to their age group.