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Strider Classic Balance Bike

Normally $149.00 Our Price: $119.99
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Strider Classic Balance Bike

The original Strider 12" balance bike!


  • Easy assembly with included wrench

  • Adjustable seat and handlebars

  • Standard handlebar grips

  • All weather plastic mini-saddle

  • Ages 18 Months to 5 years

  • Super Light Weight: 3.0 kg

  • Durable U.S. Patented steel frame

  • Puncture-proof EVA polymer tyres

  • Engineered ultralight molded wheels

  • Max. rider weight: 27kg

  • Premium sealed cartridge wheel bearings

  • Launchpad Footrest with grip tape

  • Available in 4 dynamic colours: Pink, Blue, Green and Red


Strider Classic vs Sport vs Pro

You can read a summary of the main differences between these Strider Bikes in the FAQ tab, or see a Video in the Classic vs Sport vs Pro tab. 

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Customer Reviews

Best Price Review by Shane
After searching the shops and the net Velogear was by far the cheapest and even gave a discount at checkout.
I purchased a Strider classic for by Granddaughters birthday. Very happy with the product , My only concern is with Austpost as it was dispatched Tuesday and didn't arrive an hour away until Friday. So leave plenty of time .I will recomend and use you again.
Thank you
PS maybe check out one of the courier company's ?
5 Stars Review by angela
After only 2 days on the strider our son was easily able to hop on his bike and join in with the other kids. Our only regret is not getting him a Strider at a younger age!
Best Price & Stock Review by Jo
I picked up my Strider Balance bike last week for my son's birthday. He just loves it! For me you had the best price plus all the colours actually in stock so altogether a happy customer
Fantastic Review by Sally
My son just loooves his new Strider Balance Bike. Good price and quick delivery from velogear

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Upon receipt of payment your order will be packed and posted either the same day, or at latest the next working day.

Paypal and credit cards are processed almost immediately, while bank transfers can take 24-48 hours. 

In general we find that deliveries to Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane metro and VIC regional are made within 1-3 working days. NSW, SA, TAS, ACT and NT take 2-5 working days. Regional QLD, WA and other remote areas will take 5-7 working days.

Please note these are only expected deliveries times and occasionally delays may occur.

We use Australia Post for all of our deliveries except for Bulky Items. For bulky items we use Direct Freight Couriers.



Our internal shipping charge calculator will tell you the cost of your postage prior to your checkout. In most cases buying more than 1 item will result in cost savings to you. 

  • Small items up to 500g cost  around $7 postage. Depending on the weight and size you will get 2 sometimes 3 small items posted for this amount.
  • Most larger items post for about $12 and you will generally be able to add 1-3 small items at no extra charge
  • Once you purchase products over 3 kg in weight there is generally, only a small amount of extra postage charged


You can add smaller items together with bulky items and there will generally be no or a small added postage cost.
Ordering items such as 2 bike cases may not result in any savings due to their volume. Ordering mid-size items like two fluid trainers together will result in very good savings though. You will get your quote for shipping costs before you checkout.

If you have any queries please email us at!

We now ship to New Zealand. For further details please visit our International page here.


Q. What are the difference's between the Strider Classic, Sport & Pro Models?

A.                  Strider Pro               Strider Sport                   Strider Classic

Weight:           2.4kg                                3.0kg                                       3.0kg

Material:         Aluminium                        Steel                                        Steel

Seat Height:   28-48cm                           28-48cm                                  28-41c

Seat:               Padded                             Padded                                   Non-Padded

Fittings:         Quick Release                   Quick Release                        Bolt Up

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Standard 22.2mm steel handlebar and soft urethane grips with protective ends.  Machined aluminum binder clamp allows height adjustment from 46-56cm (18-22”).  5mm wrench included.


Strider-exclusive, ultralight one-piece wheels sport a raised-letter, five-spoke design with 10 bearing support gussets for maximum strength at the lightest weight possible.

Top-quality sealed cartridge bearings roll smooth and never need adjustment.


EVA polymer (industrial foam) tires are super light and durable yet offer a smooth ride. Best of all, they never need air and will never go flat.


The durable, all-weather mini-saddle is designed specifically for beginning riders and their tiny hips.  Smaller, narrower, and lighter than a typical saddle, this seat allows for proper riding position and posture.  ** riders over 3 years old may need XL saddle and long seat post sold separately.

Bar and seat clamps

Machined aluminum binder clamp allows saddle height adjustment from 28-41cm (11-16”) for the perfect fit for your child.  5mm wrench included.


Unique, frame-integrated footrests are properly positioned directly below the saddle for natural bike balance. This position also fosters the advanced ability to stand while gliding as well as pumping and jumping the bike

Brake mount

Strider-exclusive rear brake mount allows the addition of a foot-operated brake once the kids are proficiently gliding with feet on the footrests. Brake kit sold separately.

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