Best Entry-Level BMX Bikes For Kids
A good BMX bike will be heavy duty to be able to withstand tricks, stunts and wheelies! Many riders believe in the philosophy that if you aren’t falling over and over again, you’re not progressing. That means you need to get you a bike that will withstand continuous fails and successes. If you’re new to the world of BMX, or if you’re buying for your child, take a look at our kids BMX bikes category. All bikes here are entry-level and perfect for beginners.
Here’s a rundown of the best beginner BMX bikes here at SkateHut:
- • WeThePeople Prime 12.2" – kids aged 3+
- • Kink Roaster 12" 2020 – kids aged 4+
- • Cult Juvenile 12" B 2020 – kids aged 4-7
- • Fit 2020 Misfit 12 TT – kids aged 4-7
- • Mongoose 16 U Legion L16 2020 – kids aged 4-7
- • Stolen Agent 16" 2020 - kids aged 7-10
- • Subrosa 2020 Altus 16.5" - kids aged 7-10
- • Blank Tyro Jr 20" Kids aged 9-12
- • United Recruit Jr 18.5" - kids aged 9-12
- • Venom 2019 20" - kids aged 13+
- • Mafiabike Kush2 - kids aged 13+
WeThePeople Prime 12.2" Complete Balance Bike BMX
With a custom short reach CNC featured, the Prime balance bike from WeThePeople is the coolest beginner bike for kids aged 3-5. If they’re fascinated with tricksters at the skatepark or they want to follow in their older sibling’s tread pattern, start them off on their shredding journey with this WeThePeople bike.
Kink Roaster 12" 2020 Complete BMX
The Kink Roaster is designed to be a child’s first BMX pedal bike. The Gloss Machine Red colourway really shines, making for a great Christmas or Birthday surprise. In addition to the 5" bars and 12" forks, the Roaster features a coaster brake in lieu of a lever-based brake system.
Cult Juvenile 12" B 2020 Complete BMX
Cult Juvenile is another great bike for the 4-7 age range. Perfect for those wanting to be just like the riders at the skate park. With an aluminium frame and bars, this bike has a nice lightweight feel, which will be manageable for a small child.
Fit 2020 Misfit 12 TT Complete BMX
The Fit Bike 2020 Misfit has flatter seat angles, more kid-friendly grips and brakes for a young rider. Check out this complete for a child aged 4-7. Fit's 2020 complete line incorporates some of the best elements they have used over their two decades in the industry – a trustworthy brand indeed.
Mongoose 16 U Legion L16 2020
The Mongoose L16 is great for younger riders wanting to learn the BMXing sport. Costing significantly less than many of the other BMX bikes on this list, the L16 is a great option to take out to the local skatepark.
Stolen Agent 16" 2020 Complete BMX
Made from Hi-ten steel, the Stolen Agent BMX is suitable for young riders wanting to start practising and progressing in their tricks. It’s both super strong and super light for a BMX complete. Suitable for the 7-10 age range whether they’re riding just outside the house or out at the park.
Subrosa 2020 Altus 16.5" Complete BMX
During the first two years of riding, beginners don’t tend to ride as fast or go as high since they’re still learning the basics. Another great bike for learning the basics is the Subrosa 2020 Altus. With strong components and a smaller frame, it should easily suit the 7-10 age range.
Blank Tyro Jr 20" Complete BMX 2020
The Blank Tyro Jr has all the performance aspects of the adult size! It has strong and sturdy Hi-ten steel construction and is built with reliable components. Suitable for kids aged 9-12.
United Recruit Jr 18.5" 2020 Complete
If you’ve got an adrenaline-loving child, the Blank Tyro Jr would be perfect. It’s great value for money and is built with reliable components so riders can ride with speed, good grip and confidence-inspiring control.
Venom 2019 20" Kids 13+
The Venom 2019 complete is a quality BMX bike, suitable for kids aged 13 and over. With a hi-tensile steel frame, hi-tensile forks, White Wall tyres and high-quality material saddle, Venom have done a great job in creating a bike that feels top-of-the-line-expensive!
Mafiabike Kush2 Complete BMX
The Kush2 is one of the best-selling Mafia BMX bikes. Suitable for kids 13 and over, this complete has a hi-tensile steel frame, U-brake with soft scuff pads, Lagos Crawler tyres and alloy rims. As the demand continues to grow for this bike, it may already be on your child’s wish list!