It's right for you if...
Your kid is ready to leave training wheels behind, and you want to get them a fun, durable, bike that's simple to use. You don't want to settle for a big box brand because you know the value of a high-quality bike that will keep your kid confident and in control.
The tech you get
A lightweight Alpha Silver Aluminium frame, one speed and two hand brakes with kid-sized levers that are easy to pull. Plus, a kickstand and a saddle with an integrated handle that can be swapped out for an integrated rear light mount. Everything on this bike is built to last, so it'll still feel like new when handed down to younger siblings.
The final word
This bike is the perfect choice for young riders who want to transition from a little kid bike to a big kid bike, with a simple, quality frame that will keep them upright and smiling while they ride at the park with friends or on the local bike paths with your family.
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- This bike has hand brakes so kids can gain confidence using them before stepping up to a geared bike
- One speed is all you need – a simple set-up gives kids confidence and helps them stay in control
- You can replace the saddle's integrated handle with an integrated light mount to boost visibility on family adventures and solo excursions
- Like all Precaliber bikes, the frame is lower so it's easier for kids to stand over and hop on and off
- Investing in a kids' bike from an established bike brand is worth it – Trek kids' bikes are designed and assembled by people who know bikes
How to: teach your kid to ride a bike
'Teaching your child to ride a bike should be a special experience. With the right knowledge, the right tools and the right approach, you can build a memory that you and your child will look back on forever. This is everything you need to help your little one make a smooth transition from stabilisers to a two-wheeler.'Watch the video
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Speed control is all in the legs for the little ones.
Simple gear shifting
Fewer gears keeps it simple for kids who are just learning how to shift, or who don’t need all those extra gears.
Alpha Aluminium frame
Trek's lightweight, high-performance aluminium is durable and rustproof.
No gear shifting necessary, so beginners can learn balance and basic riding skills.
Front suspension absorbs the bumps of the road, path and trail, and looks cool while doing it.
Confident stopping for youngsters who are ready to control their speed with their hands.
*spec applies to all sizes unless otherwise noted
|Frame||Alpha Silver Aluminium, 20" kids' frame size|
|Fork||Steel, 20", threadless 1-1/8" steerer|
|Hub front||Steel, 100 mm bolt-on|
|Hub rear||Steel Freewheel, 110 mm bolt-on|
|Rim||Alloy 20", 32-hole, Schrader valve|
|Spokes||14 g stainless steel|
|Tyre||Bontrager XR1, wire bead, 27 tpi, 20x2.25"|
|Crank||ProWheel alloy, 32T steel ring w/double guard, 127 mm length|
|Bottom bracket||Square taper, 68 mm, sealed cartridge|
|Pedal||Kids' Satellite, 9/16 thread|
|Saddle||Kids' padded, integrated seat post, with handle|
|Handlebar||Kids' steel, 25.4 mm clamp, 40 mm rise, 560 mm width|
|Grips||Kids' grip, 107 mm width|
|Stem||Bontrager Approved alloy, 25.4 mm clamp, 15-degree rise, 60 mm|
|Head set||Adjustable ball bearing, threadless|
|Brake lever||Kids', alloy|
|Weight||9.53 kg / 21.01 lb|
|Weight limit||This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider,and cargo) of 36 kg (80 lb).|
Sizing & fit
The charts below show our recommended sizes based on height, but there are some other factors, like arm and leg length, that determine a great fit. That’s why you’ll see some overlap in our recommendations. Not every rider who’s 5´8˝, for example, will fit on the same size bike. The best way to find your perfect fit is to consult the experts at your local retailer.
90.0 - 102.0 cm
2'11.4" - 3'4.2"
99.0 - 117.0 cm
3'3.0" - 3'10.1"
114.0 - 132.0 cm
3'8.9" - 4'4.0"
130.0 - 150.0 cm
4'3.2" - 4'11.1"
146.0 - 160.0 cm
4'9.5" - 5'3.0"
All measurements provided in cm unless otherwise stated.
|Frame size number||Wheel size||A — Seat tube||B — Seat tube angle||C — Head tube length||D — Head angle||E — Effective top tube||F — Bottom bracket height||G — Bottom bracket drop||H — Chainstay length||J — Trail||K — Wheelbase||L — Standover||M — Frame reach||N — Frame stack|