Strider Brings Fun for Kids to Tribeca Family Festival


Strider Brings Fun for Kids to Tribeca Family Festival

Strider Adventure Zone to Teach Riding Skills to Kids 2 to 5 Years Old

Rapid City, SD (April 19, 2016) — They aren’t very big, but they are fast, mighty, and a force to be reckoned with: toddler-aged Strider® Bike riders. Come see for yourself as kids as young as 18 months old take to the streets to learn to ride a bike and have fun at the Tribeca Family Festival Street Fair Saturday, April 23rd in Tribeca, NY. Thanks to Strider, the leader in no-pedal balance bikes and its famous Strider Adventure Zone, parents and spectators attending the festival can introduce the youngest members of the family to the fun of riding a bike – for free.

Ideal for toddlers and kids up to age five, the Strider Adventure Zone is a free, safe, friendly, and fun environment where young riders of all abilities can take a spin around the custom-designed race course of ramps and obstacles. Strider Bikes help children develop vital balance and coordination skills needed to ride on two wheels, while the Adventure Zone course allows riders of all abilities to take their time in getting comfortable on a bike as they socialize, play, and show off to their parents. Ryan McFarland, Strider Bike Inventor and CEO, and other members of Team Strider will be on site for the day-long festival. McFarland notes, “At Strider we are thrilled to be participating with the Tribeca Film Festival for the second year in a row. We love riding bikes and inspiring kids to ride. Tribeca is the perfect place for kids to learn balance and riding while having fun at such an early age.”

A fun event for the entire family, the 2016 Tribeca Family Festival Street Fair takes place April 23. The Free Strider Adventure Zone will be open Saturday, April 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

About Strider Sports International, Inc.

Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Rapid City, SD, Strider Sports designs efficient, no-pedal balance bikes for children as young as 18 months, as well as for older riders with special needs. Strider’s mission is to simplify a bike to its essence, so proper size, weight, and simplicity combine to eliminate any fear of riding and instill confidence in the rider. Strider No-Pedal Balance Bikes are industry-leading training bikes that help children as young as 18 months learn to ride effectively on two wheels. Strider also manufactures balance bikes for individuals with special needs and for seniors wanting to stay active later in life. The patented Strider Balance Bikes focus on the fundamentals of balancing, leaning, and steering without the distractions and complications of pedals or training wheels. Strider Bikes are now distributed in more than 75 countries worldwide. In 2015, Strider sold its one-millionth bike. To learn more and to find a retailer in your area, visit, like them on Facebook, and follow them on Twitter and Instagram.