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Bell Sidetrack Kids Bike Helmet Review

Bell Sidetrack Kids Bike Helmet Review

The Bell Sidetrack is a helmet that I kept seeing everywhere we went: at the pumptrack in each city we visited, on the kid that sped past us on the bike path, perched on...

pello reddi 20 inch kids bike review

Pello Reddi 20″ Kids Bike Review

Of all the kid-specific bike brands, Pello is (in our opinion) the most under-recognized. With a range of high-quality bikes, Pello offers lightweight, durable bikes at a competitive price point. If you’re not familiar,...

woom 1 plus review

Woom 1 Plus Balance Bike Review

Woom has long been our favorite bike brand for young kids, but until now they were missing an option for one critical demographic: preschoolers who aren’t yet ready for a pedal bike. The Woom...

woom helmet review

Woom Kids Bike Helmet Review

It is unusual to find a kids helmet that’s thoughtful. Most seem to be minified, cheaped-down, dumbed-down versions of an adult helmet. You might find one with a visor, or a magnetic buckle, and...

G-Form Review

G-Form Kids Knee and Elbow Pads Review

If your kids have been mountain biking for long, they’ve had their fair share of crashes. Some of these are barely worth noting, while others are bloody, tear-filled, confidence-destroying tumbles. Once your child has...

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Sea Otter 2018: What’s New and Cool in Kids Bikes

For bike-loving families, Sea Otter 2018 was better than Disneyland. From the Danny Macaskill Drop and Roll Show, to the Buddy Pegs scavenger hunt, to the pump track in the Specialized kid zone, there...