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Strider ST-3 No-Pedal Balance Bike

Strider ST-3 No-Pedal Balance Bike

2012

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2012 Strider ST-3 No-Pedal Balance Bike

Start your youngsters on the right path early with Strider's ST-3 No-Pedal Balance Bike. They'll quickly and confidently learn to balance and steer as they comfortably put their feet on the ground to push off and run, while also using the built-in footrests for coasting. With a quick-release seatpost and handlebars, this sturdy steel bike comfortably fits kids from one to five years old, and the lightweight steel frame and small-diameter handgrips make it a breeze for them to maneuver. You'll love the durable, smooth-rolling, one-piece molded wheels with no-flat EVA polymer tires, too.

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    5.0

    My 3 year old loves her new Strider Bike

    By bnmama2

    from Utah

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          My daughter is 3 and is just learning to ride her Strider Bike. She absolutely loves it and was so excited to ride it! She can ride fast and I know it can grow with her!

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          5.0

          Parent Approved and Kid Tested First Bike

          By LaVonne

          from Western Washington

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                I’ll be honest. This is not his first bike. But it is the first bike he can actually ride. All other bikes that we have either been given or bought have all been too heavy for him to ride. He just wasn’t strong enough. Not so with the Strider bike. We love this Strider Sport Balance Bike â€" my son jumped on it and is starting to pick up his feet to balance. Soon he’ll be bombing down the street with his feet up. In no time, he’ll graduate to a bike with pedals. That is why the Strider balance bike is so awesome â€" it will help my Little Man be able to ride a pedal bike before he’s three. Amazing! We actually used this method with my Princess. But she was five! We simply took off the pedals of her existing bike and she learned to ride it by balancing. My son could never be strong enough to do this with his big boy bike in the garage. This is why I am so glad that Strider sent this bike for us to review. The Strider Sport Balance Bike has some amazing features I love: Handlebar â€" this smaller handlebar is great for my Little Man’s small hands. Wheels â€" the lightweight wheels make maneuvering this balance bike so easy for my guy. Plus, the tires don’t need air and will never go flat! Seat â€" our Sport model incuded an XL seat for kids 3+ but my Little Man loves this seat more. I love that the seat is adjustable and will grow with him {plus, you don’t need tools to adjust it!} Footrest â€" though he has not yet used this feature yet, I am sure when he gets even more comfortable on his balance bike he will be resting his feet and coasting along, Our only problem right now is that he always wants to go outside to ride his bike. Always. So in this Fall rainy weather, when I don’t want to stand in the rain, I am stuck making him happy.

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                5.0

                Awesome

                By Karen

                from Rapid City, SD, United States

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                      I bought this for my grandsons 2nd birthday that lives in McKinney, Tx. My son claims this is his favorite gift and wanted to take it to bed with him the first night. :) Grandparents out there, you just can't go wrong with this Strider Sport as a gift. They are so very well made and kids love them.

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                      5.0

                      Fun gift for a 3 yr old

                      By grandmasantiago

                      from Elkton Md

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                            I bought this for my nearly 3 yr old grandson, even though I wasn't sure that a bike without pedals would be a good idea. His dad thought it'd be a great idea and would teach him to balance. He was right. My grandson loved it and learned to balance the 2nd day he had it. It was a great choice.

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                            5.0

                            Love these bikes.

                            By Tek5

                            from Scituate, MA, United States

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                                  This year two of my grandsons turned 2 years old and I bought them each a bike for their birthdays. They love them and do very well on them. The older of the two is so fast on his bike. And already has learned to lift his feet and balance my only regret is that I didn't see the Harley version when I purchased the first one

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                                  5.0

                                  Helped my toddler to ride with no training wheels!

                                  By Tmcj

                                  from North Carolina, United States

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                                        Got the strider for my daughter when she was 18 months . She is now 3 yrs and 4 months old. She has been riding her strider like crazy but had started asking for a bike with pedals. So I got her a 12" bike and took the training wheels off. It took couple days to really get the hang of it but she is riding with NO training wheels!! We are so glad we got her the Strider bike!

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                                        5.0

                                        best balance bike out there

                                        By jonathanj

                                        from forest hills, ny

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                                              both my 1.5yr old and 4yr old learned balance on the strider. the bike is well built, easy to adjust for their different heights/reach and a great platform to learn on for when they are ready to start a pedal bike. i recently discovered pump tracks with them and they are having the time of their life. i wish i had these when i was kid. skip the training wheel headaches, and start them on a strider!

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                                              5.0

                                              Mighty Machine

                                              By Texas

                                              from Richmond, TX, United States

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                                                    We bought the sport bike for our grandson's third birthday! It didn't take him any time at all to pick up the mechanics of this bike and he loves it. Great product and easily adjustable. We look forward to watching him grow with his strider sport! It is lightweight and easily transports anywhere. Thanks STRIDER

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                                                    5.0

                                                    So much fun

                                                    By Ashley

                                                    from Minnesota

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                                                          We just got the Strider last weekend for our 2 year old. From the moment we got home he hoped right on the bike and went. He goes through puddles, on hills, and even took it on the merry go round with him. Our son loves the bike and really wanted to do the race in St. Cloud but it didn't work out. I think there needs to be more Strider races for the kids. But even without them, our son is having a blast.

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                                                          5.0

                                                          Less than a year and he's on a regular bike!!

                                                          By kmick1227

                                                          from Dayton, OH, United States

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                                                                My then 2 year old son got his Strider late fall of last year. He turned 3 in March of this year and he's now riding a big boy bike. NO TRAINING WHEELS and he looks like he's been riding forever. His balance is awesome and he can turn on a dime. I highly recommend a Strider to everyone. I wish i would of found earlier. Get it you wont regret it!!

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