What skills and knowledge do you need to ensure a safe and successful family biking adventure?
There is a lot of bike gear available like Panniers, bike racks, cargo trailers, water packs, cycle clothing, tools, helmets, bells, lights, racks, pumps and how to store your bike. What are they and how are they useful?
Even for experienced riders, cycling with kids will be a new challenge. You’ll need new knowledge, skills, gear and, most importantly, attitude. This blog will help if you are uncertain and need convincing, help with motivation, or a compelling case to make to your partner. Read on to discover how riding a bike can benefit your health, your family and your community and what kids think about it. And the key benefit and reason to cycle? …...because it’s FUN!
Riding a bike is so much more than physical skill and coordination. Riding with your kids is a great chance to impart some life lessons too.
For a family cycling adventure in the backyard of Wellywood, you can't beat the Rimutaka Incline.
Do you need a bit of motivation, or some well reasoned selling points up your sleeve? Here are my top 10 answers to the question of "Why cycle with kids?
Riding the Hauraki Rail Trail as a family, from Thames to Te Aroha via Wahi. Part 1 - Planning our adventure.
Our highlights and experiences of the Hauraki Rail Trail - day by day.
Have a sparky bike ride! Here are some ideas for sparkiness. What's sparkiness? read on!
"There's no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing. Don't let a bit of winter weather put you off getting out on your bike.