In this video you will be introduced to our program on teaching a child how to ride a bike
In this video you will learn about the different steps to teach a child to ride a bike.
The program has been divided in 4 key steps: scooting, balancing, pedalling and exercises.
Across all of these four steps it is key that the child knows how and when to use their brakes, since braking is a fundamental, and potentially life-saving part of cycling.
For more general advice on braking, see the video: How to Brake Efficiently.
The videos serve as a step-by-step guide to teach and learn the basics of cycling.
Here's a quick overview of the different steps.
Check out the respective videos for more a detailed breakdown of each step.
This video teaches the child how to walk with the bike and then move forward by pushing off the ground.
It helps the child get a sense of steering and stopping.
This video teaches the child how to coast with both legs off the ground and also how to turn.
This video teaches the child how to pedal, steer and balance.
When the child is able to ride confidently without any assistance, check out the next video.
This video teaches you a few exercises to try out with your child to help them put together all the elements of good bike-riding Teaching a child to cycle is an absolute pleasure for both child and teacher.
Learning to cycle for the very first time is an unforgettable experience for a child, giving them a sense freedom and independence.
Keep it fun, be safe, and enjoy your ride.