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For Ages 18 months to 5 years

Strider 12 Sport
Our best all-around model is also the top-selling Strider Balance Bike worldwide.


Learning to ride shouldn’t be complicated or frustrating.

  • A boy rides a yellow Strider balance bike
  • A boy rides a red Strider balance bike through the woods
  • A girl rides an orange Strider balance bike past some goats
  • A toddler takes a break from riding a green Strider balance bike

To make learning to ride easy, Strider 12 Bikes are:

Sized Just Right

From grips that fit little hands to lightweight frames that a toddler can maneuver, Strider 12 bikes are engineered with little riders in mind.

Easy to Assemble

Get your little one rolling in minutes with quick and easy assembly. We include all the tools you’ll need.

Highly Adjustable

Quick Release clamps make adjusting the seat and handlebars a snap, so your Strider 12 Sport can grow along with your child!


Our Flat-Free Foam Rubber Tires and maintenance-free wheel bearings that mean you’ll never have to fix a flat.

Built to Last

Despite their light weight, all Strider 12 frames are made to withstand all the abuse your toddler can throw at it…or throw it at.


To make sure your ownership of a Strider Bike is the best experience it can be, we offer a two-year warranty against manufacturing defects.


The Strider 12 Sport’s lightweight, steel frame can handle the gnarliest of toddler abuse, and Flat-Free Foam Rubber Tires means you’ll never get stuck in the garage fixing a flat. We know kids! We constructed this bike to meet all their needs, right down to the Mini-Grips that fit their little hands perfectly. The Strider Sport is highly adjustable with Quick Release seat and handlebar clamps and an Extra-Long Seatpost, so you can start them tiny and keep them riding while they are growing like weeds. It’s no wonder this is the best-selling Strider Balance Bike worldwide.

Product Fit

  • 30 – 51 cm (12 – 20 in.) inseam
  • Ages 18 Months to 5 Years

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Product Specs

  • Assembled Weight: 3.0 kg (6.7 lbs.)
  • No-Tool Assembly
  • Fully and Easily Adjustable with Quick Release Clamps
  • Handlebar Height: 46 – 56 cm (18 – 22 in.)
  • Seat Height: 28 – 48 cm (11 – 19 in.)
  • Ergonomically Padded Performance Seat
  • Includes Standard and XL Seatposts
  • Ultralight Molded Wheels with Maintenance-Free Sealed Cartridge Bearings and Flat-Free Foam Rubber 30 cm (12 in.) Tires
  • Steel Frame
  • Performance Footrests
  • Mini-Grip Handlebar with Safety Pad
  • Available in 8 Colors: Black, Blue, Green, Matte Gray, Orange, Pink, Red, and Yellow
  • Maximum Rider Weight: 27 kg (60 lbs.)
  • Ages: 18 Months to 5 Years
  • U.S. Patented Design

Classic, Sport, or Pro?

Not sure which model is best for your little shredder? Every Strider 12 model is lightweight, durable, and perfectly engineered for tiny tots.

Outline of a Strider balance bike