- Think my son's 20" wheel bmx is too big for him – wish I'd gone for the 18"
I bought him one of these for Christmas http://www.sourcebmx.com/Mobile/MobileModels.aspx?ModelID=29688. It has 20″ wheels but is a junior version suitable for kids 4’5″ and up – he os 4’9″. But it just feels so heavy and unwieldy compared to his old 16″ bmx (he has outgrown it but would want to keep riding it if it wasn’t trashed)
We don’t do that much skate park stuff but do go occasionally. He also uses it to ride to school, dirt jumps, and ramps in the street.
Too late to send it back so do we persevere with it? Or do I see if i can pick up a cheap second hand 18″…and use the 20″ myself? I have been wanting a bmx!Posted 2 years ago
Amateur! My youngest had 5 bikes before he was 3…:D
This poor neglected son only has 4 bikes (including too big bmx and trials bike given to him that needs a lot of work)
He hasn’t tried it at the dirt jumps yet as they are still shut after the winter. Maybe I should just let him get on with it.
Unless I see a super cheap 18″ of course…Posted 2 years ago
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