Towing kids who ride their own bike

Expand your families riding options – take kids places they might struggle to go – by towing them

What is the best solution for your family? Consider age/weight of the child & where you want to ride. Will it fit your bike as well as your child’s bike?

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Riding with kids towed – bike to bike connections:  Tow Frame, Tow Bar, Tow Rope

Tow Frame

Follow me Tandem $499.00

Age Range 3-9 yrs

Weight Range – max 45kg child & bike

The Follow Me Tandem the most STABLE option for joining 2 bikes. This set up is ideal in traffic and/or over long distances that they would struggle to ride on their own. 

This is a very secure adult to kid bike connection that sits low to the ground and stops the leaning or swaying making it very STABLE for both Adult and Child

LEARN MORE  – Will a tow frame attach to my bike?

LEARN MORE – Riding safely with a tow frame… coming soon includes video 

Best Suited to: all types of traffic, bike path riding, commuting and touring.  Can be used on easy trails.

 

Tow Bar

Trailgator $179.00

Age Range 4-9 yrs

Weight Range – max 36kg child & bike

The Trailgator is a great solution for helping your child to ride for short periods of time through traffic or over hills that they would struggle to ride on their own. Easily carried on your adult bike to be an option if needed.

Attaches from adult seat post to front of kids bike.  Your child must learn not to lean.

LEARN MORE  – Will a tow bar attach to my bike?

LEARN MORE – Riding safely with a tow bar… coming soon includes video 

Best Suited to: bike path riding, commuting and touring.  Can be used on easy trails and in light traffic.

Tow Rope

Tow Whee $79.90

Age Range 4yrs to adult

Weight Range – max 225kg child & bike

Take them places they would struggle to ride themselves – up hills, long distances, multiple days.  A smooth incredibly stretchy but strong bungee cord. Easy to carry, easy to use, if or when you need it.  This is the original rope not a copy.

Attaches between two bikes.  Loops over lead bike saddle, loops around second bike steering tube.  Compatible with any bike types/styles.  

LEARN MOREHow to attach a Tow Rope

LEARN MORE – Riding safely with a tow rope… coming soon includes video

Best suited to: trail riding, touring, bike paths.  Not recommended for use in traffic with young kids.

Riding with Kids Attached or Towed by Age

 1 year old

 2 year old

 3 year old

4-5 year old

6 year old

Riding with Kids Attached or Towed by Gear

Full Range

 Front Mount Seats

 Mid Mount Seats

 Rear Mount Seats

Towing a Trailer

Towing a Trailing Half Bike

Riding with Kids Attached or Towed by Type of Riding

In Traffic

Bikepath

Mountain Biking

E – biking (coming soon)

Multi- day (coming soon)

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