Your question: What size bike should I get for a 3 year old?

What size bike do I get my 3 year old?

Kids’ Bike Size Chart & Frame Size

Wheel Size Age (Years) Height (Inch)
Balance First Bike 2′ 11″ – 3′ 5″
12 inch 3 – 5 3′ 3″ – 3′ 8″
14 inch 4 – 6 3′ 5″ – 3′ 10″
16 inch / 18 inch 5 – 7 3′ 8″ – 4′ 2″

Can 3 year old use 16 inch bike?

Kids Bike Size Chart

Wheel size Age Inseam
12” 2-3 14-17” 35-42 cm
14” 3-4 16-20” 40-50 cm
16” 4-5 18-22” 45-55 cm
18” 5-6 20-24” 50-60 cm

Is a 14 inch bike suitable for a 3 year old?

Suitable for 3-5 years of age: 14-inch wheels

This age category sees your child transitioning from a balance ‘play’ bike to a bike with 14-inch wheels, pedals, brakes and a single-speed drivetrain. … There are also options with shorter reach brake levers too, which results in more control and confidence.

Is a 12-inch bike too small for a 4 year old?

The best size bike for a 4-year-old is either a 12-inch or 16-inch wheel, depending on their height. Similarly, the right size bike for a 5-year-old falls into that same range. Most 8 and 9-year-olds will fit on a 20-inch wheel bike.

What size of bike does my kid need?

To determine the right wheel size, you only need to measure your child’s height. For example, if your offspring is between 95 and 100 cm tall, a 12-inch wheel fits perfectly. If your child measures more than 140 cm, you should choose a 26-inch wheel.

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Is a 16-inch bike good for a 5 year old?

A 16-inch bike is typically the best bike size for five-year-old or six-year-old children depending on their height. This 16-inch bike includes a freewheel and hand brakes which take kids a step closer to an adult bike. The Hedgehog’s hand brakes are durable and small – designed for little hands.