More parents are investing in kids bikes as they are becoming more concerned about their kids' welfare as the popularity of television and games continue to grow. Children are taught from a very young age that sitting in front of the TV and computer is an acceptable pastime even during the day. For parents who are conscious of this and want their children to grow up healthy and stable, kids bikes are the perfect solution.
Keeps them active and outside - As youngsters we used to spend hours outside. This isn't the case anymore. Children are spending more time in doors with their television and computers. The only way to prevent this sort of behavior becoming extreme is to teach your children about the joy of physical activity outside. Purchasing a balance bike will help your children become active and healthier. We want our children to appreciative physical activity and the beauty of being outside from an early age.
Kids bikes can promote development - Your child is not only getting the additional benefit of becoming fit and enjoying exercise, there are also other developmental aspects that improve with riding a bike. The biggest changes that you can see in a child that is using a properly manufactured balance bike is in their co-ordination, balance and confidence. Balance bikes allow your children to work on their steering and balance. By letting them just focus on the aspect of riding they quickly gain an understanding of how to balance themselves on the bicycle. It is also a great accomplishment for a small kid to know how to ride a two-wheel bike. Kids can understand that and their confidence increases dramatically.
They are a life time investment - Kids bikes are a life time investment. Not only will they help your child through the later years in life with development and fitness but they are reusable. You can always pass down a kids bike from child to child in your own family. When all of your children have out grown the bike (which can be used for at least four years) you can give it away to underprivileged children or pass it on to another family member with young children. Start your kids on the bike as soon as possible.
These three reasons are just a few of why you should be purchasing kids bikes for your children. You won't regret it.
ÂAbout the Author:
Melanie Thomas (CEO Melrose Kids Ltd) is a mother of two boys and lives in London, England.