Why is there no pedals on that bike?
A question I’ve been asked many times recently as though the pedals had somehow been forgotten and left on the shelf. As soon as I explain that they’re intentionally been left off so the child can learn to balance first, the commenter normally gives a knowing look, as though they’ve seen the light.
The origin of the balance bike
Invented by Karl Drais in 1818, the Dandy Horse was the first […]