What size BMX bike should a 7 year old ride?

What size BMX bike should a 7 year old ride?

The 16 inch BMX bikes are suitable for kids who are from 5- 8 or 9 years. The 18-inch BMX bikes are a good fit for most kids aged 7-13 years old. They are a great transition from 16-20 inch BMX bikes.

What size BMX bike does my child need?

A Word On Kids BMX Bike Sizing

Size Age Height
Mini 5-7 4′-4’4″
Junior 7-9 4’3-4’7″
Expert 9-11 4’6″-5’5″
Expert XL 10-13 5’3-5’7″

What size BMX do I need for 6 year old?

16 inch BMX bikes are best suited for kids between 5 and 8 years old. An even better indicator of appropriate bike size is height. 16″ BMX bikes are a good fit for children between 3’7″ and 4’6″.

What age is a 14 inch BMX for?

Age Range for 12 Inch and 14 Inch BMX Bikes 12 inch and 14 inch BMX bikes are best suited for kids between 2.5 and 6 years old, with the smaller-sized wheels being a better fit for kids at the bottom end of this age range.

What size BMX bike should an 8 year old ride?

Ages 6-10 years or 108-129cm – 20” kids bike 20 inch bikes are generally suitable for kids aged 6 -10 years. 20 inch is also the standard size for a BMX wheel, and given they both have no gears the 20 inch kid’s bike and BMX share a lot of similarities.

Can a 5 year old ride a BMX?

If your little one has already got to grips with pedals, then 12 inch BMX bikes are perfect for 4-6 year olds and 16 inch bikes for 5-7 year olds. Once your kid is a little taller and a little older they’ll be in need of an 18 inch junior bike before graduating onto the regular 20 inch adult-sized BMX bike.

Is a 14 inch bike too big for a 3 year old?

Small Wheelers (3 to 5 years of age) Consider a model with coaster brakes, which require less manual dexterity and coordination. Small wheelers typically come with 14-inch wheels, but there are also lots of models available with 12- or 16-inch wheels. This is important.

Is a 20 bike too big for a 6 year old?

Most 8 and 9-year-olds will fit on a 20-inch wheel bike. Meanwhile, a 10-year-old (or older) will likely use the 24-inch size. Keep in mind that if your 10-year-old is smaller, they may still be more comfortable with a 20-inch bike wheel.

What size BMX bike does a 10 year old need?

BMX Frame Sizing

Rider Height Rider Age (Avg.) Rider Weight
4′ 5″ to 5′ 2″ 10 to 13 up to 130 lbs.
4′ 8″ to 5′ 5″ 10 to 13 up to 150 lbs.
5′ 6″ to 5′ 10″ 13 & over any
5′ 8″ to 6′ 13 & over any

Is a BMX a good first bike?

If you are a beginner and are sure you want to compete in dirt tracks or perform stunts on the streets and parks, then a BMX for street riding should be your first option. Some of these models even offer a basic brake on the rear and front.

What age can you start BMX?

Often children between the age of 5 and 8 are comfortable with a 16-inch BMX bike. However, it is much better to decide the right size of BMX bike for your child according to their height, as it is bound to allow you to choose a more suitable BMX bike.

What kind of bike should a 3 year old have?

Kids 12 inch and 14 inch bikes are the best size bikes for 3-year-olds, but they vary greatly in cost, size and features. Although younger kids can fit on a 12 inch bike, we have found that pedal bikes are usually too heavy for them to properly handle and a lightweight balance bike is better suited for their size.

What size bike do you get for a 3 year old?

Kids Bike Size Chart – Height

Age Child’s Height Wheel Size
2–3 years old 2’10″–3’4″ (85–100 cm) 12″ (30 cm)
3–4 years old 3’1″–3’7″ (95–110 cm) 14″ (36 cm)
4–5 years old 3’7″–4’0″ (110–120 cm) 16″ (41 cm)
5–8 years old 4’0″–4’5″ (120–135 cm) 20″ (51 cm)

What age is a 20 inch bike for?

A 20 inch bike is generally the best fit to buy for 6 and 7-year-olds. If your child is already 8 or is a very tall 7-year-old, also consider 24-inch bikes as they would offer more room for growth. If a child starts on a 20 inch bike when they are 6 or 7, they can likely continue to ride it while they are 8 years old.

What age is a 20 inch frame bike for?

20″ wheel BMX bikes are ridden by children and adults of all sizes but the minimum age for this style of bike would be between 7 and 8 years. Mountain Bikes: Standing flatfooted on the ground; you should have a minimum of 3″ clearance between yourself and the top tube(cross bar) of the frame.

What size BMX Should a 12 year old get?

Obviously, 12 year-olds come in different sizes, so that means their BMX bike should fit them specifically. As a general guide, you’re going to want something in between 16 and 21 inches for the wheels.

Where can I buy a BMX bike for my child?

Here at Source BMX, we carry a huge range of Complete Youth BMX Bikes to suit our younger riders. We can also build your bike for you prior to sending it! Whether you are looking for your kid’s first BMX bike, a Balance Bike, or an 18″ BMX bike to fit an older child, we have you covered.

What parts do you offer for BMX bikes?

We offer a massive range of helmets and pads to complement your new BMX bike, as well as a huge range of every BMX part you could dream of including BMX tires, BMX frames, wheels, and grips so you can customize your bike as you progress.

How can I get help with my BMX ride?

Remember that our team of BMX riders are always on hand to help and offer advice through our 24hr live chat service.

What is BMX race skills?

BMX Race Skills is a great place to meet friends, have fun and learn the techniques of how to race BMX. The sessions will also encourage riders to take part in BMX racing, with sessions regularly being followed by a fun race.