Skid is designed to be a stable bike for young kids inspiring their confidence and improving balance and riding skills. Skid 16 also comes with lightweight training wheels, so even if completely new to riding, youngsters can focus on pedaling and get going quickly.
Skid is finished with an age specific kids saddle, smaller, narrower bars, smaller diameter grips, reach adjustable bars, reach-adjustable brakes and a shorter crankset with smaller pedals - all to suit smaller rider body geometry perfectly.
Skid is designed to be a stable bike for kids inspiring their confidence and improving balance and riding skills.
The chainguard completely covers the chain and chainrings. This keeps your kid clean and hands and feet from potential hazards.
The frame features mounting points for fenders. The bikes come fitted with rear fender.
Skid is designed to easily fit higher volume 16" x 2.125" tyres with plenty of mud clearance. Bigger tyres can increase the contact area and thus ride comfort, control and grip
The Skid 16 comes with training wheels.
Skid features a brand new frame for young riders. Trickle-down technology means that the new frame benefits from our leading platforms. The frame tubes are mechanically formed into complex shapes to increase strength and stiffness, minimizing weight and excess material use. Skid features a 1" headtube. Skid decals are applied under the clear coat for durability.
Skid is finished with a kid's specific saddle, smaller, narrower bars, smaller diameter grips, reach-adjustable brake and a shorter crankset with smaller pedals - all to suit smaller riders perfectly.
Lower standover means that the Skid can be ridden by both male and female riders with more room for movement. This improves control and confidence on technical sections.
Skid comes with a V-brake front and a coaster brake on the rear. V-brakes offer good performance and the lever pull is light for young riders. Levers are reach adjustable for smaller hands. A full-length cable keeps the brake working better for longer, and maintenance easier. The coaster is easy to use.
Boys bike include a number plate and a bar mounted pad. Girls bike include a dolly seat and a handlebar basket.
|Fork||SBC Steel Rigid fork|
|Hubs||Cup and Cone Steel Threaded|
|Rims||16" Alloy Single Wall|
|Seatpost||25.4 X 200mm|
|Saddle||Skid Kids Saddle integrated seatpost|
|Handlebar||Steel 500mm, 100mm rise, 10° Backsweep|
|Stem||Quill Stem, 40mm, 20"|
|Frame||New Skid 16 Frame, Updated Geometry and formed tubing,6061 Aluminium, 1" headtube|
|Brake set||Steel V-brake front, coaster rear brake|
|Weight||9.84kg (boys) 10.34kg (girls)|
|Both||Includes lightweight side wheels|
|Boys||Bar mounted number plate, bar pad|
|Girls||Front mounted Basket, rear mounted dolly seat.|
Disclaimer: Due to the nature of bike manufacturing, specification, finishes and price may be subject to change without prior written notification.
Disclaimer: Due to Covid-related scheduling and component availability challenges, bike specifications are subject to change without notice. Specifications may not be exactly what is shown in the photo.