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Tips for planning a bike-friendly picnic with kids

Pedal-powered picnics: Tips for planning a bike-friendly outdoor feast with kids

Spring is in full swing, and what better way to enjoy the beautiful weather than with a pedal-powered picnic? Cycling to your picnic spot adds extra adventure and fun for the whole family. Whether heading to a nearby park, a lakeside spot, or even a local field, a bike-friendly outdoor feast can be a memorable experience for everyone involved

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Top tips for biking with kids in the rain

Top tips for biking with kids in the rain

Are you ready to hop into the rainy season with your Frog bike?

Come April showers or muddy puddles, riding a bike can still be a fantastic experience for kids and families alike, as long as you are prepared… 


Let’s put on some rain gear and delve into our tips for biking in the wet weather!

 

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Cycle Ready teaches over 10,000 kids to cycle with Frog

Cycle Ready teaches over 10,000 children to cycle with Frog bikes

Since its inception in 2015, Cycle Circle’s ‘Cycle Ready’ programme has played a pivotal role in fostering a culture of cycling among young learners in Ashford, Kent. 


Recognising the significance of early exposure to cycling not just as a recreational activity but also as a fundamental life skill, Cycle Circle embarked on a mission to empower children with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to navigate cycling safely and independently.

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Over 10,000 children take their first LEAP into cycling

Over 10,000 children take their first LEAP into cycling with Bikeability and Frog Bikes

A new generation of children is learning to cycle with Bikeability’s life-changing Get Cycling in Schools project.

Children as young as three are learning the essential skills they need to begin cycling, using hundreds of free bikes made by sustainably-conscious UK-based kids’ bike manufacturer Frog Bikes.

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Keeping kids motivated: Fun activities and games for cycling

Keeping kids motivated: Fun activities and games for cycling

Keeping kids motivated: Fun activities and games for cycling

We're all about igniting the passion for cycling in our little riders! Let's delve into a world of exciting ways to keep those budding cyclists inspired and eager for biking adventures!

1. Obstacle course extravaganza

What's more thrilling than a garden or park obstacle course to ride or glide around? Set up cones, hula hoops, and creative challenges. Turn it into a timed race or a friendly family competition to pump up the excitement! 

 2. Scavenger hunts on wheels 

Why not try a scavenger hunt for your neighbourhood cycle ride? Spot a supermarket, a bus stop, or a playground along the way and check them off the list as you go. Not only will it help with teamwork, observation and decision-making skills, but it also will make learning and cycling even more fun!

 

Download the ‘See the City in a new light scavenger hunt list >>

3. Decorate & ride  

Unleash creativity! Host a bike decorating session with vibrant streamers, stickers, and fun accessories. Then, parade the streets displaying the new bike artistry - a celebration of imagination on wheels!

Discover the world around you! Plan rides to nearby parks or nature trails. Encourage kids to observe and document nature's wonders, from birds and insects to diverse plant life. It's a biking adventure intertwined with a lesson in nature!

 

View our ‘How to spruce up your kid’s bike blog for more ideas >>

4. Nature explorer tours  

Discover the world around you! Plan rides to nearby parks or nature trails. Encourage kids to observe and document nature's wonders, from birds and insects to diverse plant life. It's a biking adventure intertwined with a lesson in nature!

 

Check out our blog ‘Connecting with nature through family cycling’ for more inspiration >>

5. Theme ride adventures  

Embark on themed rides! Become pirates, superheroes, or space explorers! Dress up accordingly and let your imaginations soar! It's more than just a ride; it's an immersive adventure through their imagination! Imagine superheroes flying through tunnels or explorers tackling forest trails in safari gear!

6. Skills and drills 

Once your child has mastered balancing and pedalling a bike, then it’s the perfect time to encourage them to learn some new skills and drills to challenge them. Balance beams, narrow bridges, makeshift tracks, slaloms, drifting, cornering and one-handed pedalling can all add to the excitement!

 

Check out our ‘Top 10 bikes skills for kids to learn’ blog >>

7. Get on your bike challenge 

Take your child on an exploration, with cycling-themed challenges to help encourage them to spend more time on their bikes. From racing around a pump track to riding through the longest tunnel you can find.

Download the ‘Get on your bike challenge’ activity sheet for fun biking tasks >>

Remember, it's not just about pedalling; it's about exploring, discovering, and experiencing the joy of cycling together!  

Let's keep the cycling spirit alive and pedal towards exciting adventures!

 

Frog bikes for kids 


Frog bikes cater to children aged 18 months to 13 years and beyond, encompassing a diverse selection including balance, first pedal, hybrid, road, track, city, and mountain bikes. 

 

Take a look at the range here >>

Give the gift of adventure with Frog Bikes

Give the gift of adventure with Frog Bikes

As the holiday season approaches, parents around the world find themselves searching for that perfect gift to light up their child's eyes on Christmas morning. While the options are plenty, there's one gift that stands out from the rest – a bike!

Beyond the appeal of modern gadgets, a Frog bike embodies the true essence of childhood: adventure, freedom, and the joy of exploration. This year, consider giving your child more than just a bike; give them the gift of adventure!

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The benefits of balance bikes

The benefits of balance bikes

At Frog Bikes, we are dedicated to creating unforgettable cycling experiences for children. We want to introduce you to one of our favourite tools for igniting a lifelong love for cycling: balance bikes. These pint-sized wonders have been making waves in the world of children's cycling, and for good reason.

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Taking kids cycling in the City: Tips for safe and fun urban riding

Taking kids cycling in the City: Tips for safe and fun urban riding

Cycling is not just a means of transportation; it's an adventure waiting to be explored. When it comes to urban environments, the thrill of riding through the bustling streets can be incredibly exhilarating, especially for kids. At Frog Bikes, we're all about promoting safe and enjoyable cycling experiences for young riders. In this blog, we'll share some valuable tips to help parents ensure their kids stay safe and have a blast while cycling in the city.

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