What age is a BMX bike for?

Can a 14 year old ride a 20-inch BMX bike?

There are size 14”, 16”, 18”, and 20” BMX bikes that can fit kids from 7 years to 14 years and above. Generally speaking, the best age range for 16” BMX bikes is 5-8 years. … True to this, a kid who is comfortable riding a size 20-inch pedal bike will comfortably ride a 16-inch BMX bike.

What age is a 26 inch BMX bike for?

Guide to Kids’ Bike Sizing

Bike Wheel Child Height (in.) Approx. Age
16-inch 39-48 5-8
20-inch 42-52 6-10
24-inch 50-58 8-12
26-inch 56+ 10+

What size BMX do adults ride?

As a general guide, 18.5 inches is suitable for a five-foot-tall rider; 22 inches is best for a rider who is six feet or taller. Ultimately, it comes down to preference and comfort.

What age is a 20 inch BMX bike for?

20″ wheel BMX bikes are ridden by children and adults of all sizes but the minimum age for this style of bike would be between 7 and 8 years. Mountain Bikes: Standing flatfooted on the ground; you should have a minimum of 3″ clearance between yourself and the top tube(cross bar) of the frame.

Do kids still ride BMX bikes?

Pretty soon kids everywhere had them, racers or not. BMX bikes are still designed for racing, although your child doesn’t have to race to enjoy the light weight, speed and dirt-worthiness of these machines. In fact, lots of kids use theirs mainly for getting to school and back.

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What is a good size BMX bike for me?

BMX Frame Sizing

Rider Height Rider Age (Avg.) Top Tube Length
4′ 5″ to 4′ 10″ 8 to 10 18″ to 18.5″
4′ 5″ to 5′ 2″ 10 to 13 19″ to 19.5″
4′ 8″ to 5′ 5″ 10 to 13 19.5″ to 20″
5′ 6″ to 5′ 10″ 13 & over 20.5″ to 21″