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Haro Z10 Balance Bike Review

Welcome to our review of the Haro Z-10. For this review we look at the model called the Haro Z-10 PreWheelz. This model is manufactured by a well-known brand, whose popularity is a result of its BMX freestyle bikes. The Z-10 in comparison to other childrens bikes is …

Smart Gear Classic Wooden Balance Bike Review

Smart Gear Toys – manufacturers and distributors of many baby and children products – enters the balance bike market with their own model. They provide several designs for the consumer including Floral Hearts, Bubbleicious, Skyrider, Chopper, Spring Fever, Flame, and Classic. This page is dedicated to our review …

Radio Flyer Balance Bike Review

The Radio Flyer balance bike carries a the right balance bike. Nevertheless, featuring an attractive price point – between $40 and $65 – the Radio Flyer should satisfy parents who are looking for an affordable but basic choice for their children. If you still aren’t sure about the …

Early Rider Lite Balance Bike Review

There are many wooden balance bikes in the market, but the Early Rider Balance Bike is perhaps one of the better models in terms of quality when compared to others Weighing in at 7 pounds, it is one of the lightest when compared to most wooden options. It …

Strider 12 Balance Bike Review

Who wants to pedal when they don’t have to? The Strider 12 makes it possible for your toddler to get and ride a bike without having to pedal. It will teach them how to ride while having the time of their life. The great thing is it focuses …

Prince Lionheart Balance Bike Review

The Prince Lionheart is another wooden based model joining the likes of Smart Gear. Similar to its competitors, this bike targets the 2 to 5 year old age group, uses a birch wood frame that makes it light weight, can be purchased for under $100, and promises to …

Strider ST-3 vs ST-4

Strider is a bike company in the United States well known for its balance bikes, and the balance bike competitions it organizes. The company is an advocate of the balance bike, and believe in the balance first and pedal later rule when teaching children how to bike. In …

Kazam Balance Bike Review

The KaZam balance bike may sound familiar because it recently appeared on the television show Shark Tank. Prior to the show, it was already a well-known product with international success in Australia, Japan, Singapore, Europe, and Canada. With so many options available in the market – both wooden …

Skuut Balance Bike

The Skuut Balance Bike is an eco-friendly model designed for children ages 2 to 5. On this page we provide a review which looks at the top features and how people feel about it. Balance bikes aim to teach a child balance and coordination prior to riding a …

What is the right age to own a balance bike?

A common misconception about balance bikes is that children will outgrow them quickly therefore making them quite a waste of money. Although it is true that they do not replace regular pedaled bikes for older children, a child can still realize many benefits by using this type at …

Balance Bikes or Training Wheels?

Advocates of balance bikes believe that training wheels force the child to rely too much on them which in turn hinders their ability to learn how to ride and stabilize themselves on their own. On the other hand, skeptics of these newer models believe that training wheels are …

Diggin Active Skuut vs Prince Lionheart

The Diggin Active Skuut and the Prince Lionheart may appear similar in many aspects. They are both wooden, eco-friendly and manufactured by companies who are passionate about the products they sell. In truth, both bikes have many similarities so it is difficult to determine which is the better …