Children’ Bikes: The Sustainable Christmas Reward

With extra of us changing into aware of our carbon footprint, the hunt for locating sustainable Christmas presents has change into a higher precedence for a lot of. Most of us have been responsible of shopping for and receiving Christmas presents with a brief life span that in a short time is positioned behind the cabinet and even thrown away a couple of months later.

For those who’re seeking to get your little one an eco-friendly Christmas present that lasts, a youngsters’ bike is a unbelievable possibility. Uncover why a youngsters’ bike is the Christmas present that retains on giving and why it needs to be added to your listing of sustainable present concepts.

Bikes are a present that lasts

Every year there appears to be ‘the stylish toy’ that’s on the high of most children’ Christmas lists. As a rule, the novelty can rapidly put on off with a lot of these presents as tendencies rapidly change and youngsters are quickly after the subsequent smartest thing.

Nevertheless, bikes will at all times be on development and received’t be simply forgotten. Bikes are a present that will get common use all 12 months spherical and a gift youngsters can get steady enjoyment from. Whereas the preliminary price of a motorcycle could also be greater than ‘the stylish toy’, a motorcycle that will get used steadily can present higher worth for cash in the long term.

Bikes are a sustainable type of journey

Not solely is a youngsters’ bike a present that lasts, nevertheless it’s additionally a sustainable type of journey that retains your little one lively and having fun with the nice outdoor. Using a motorcycle repeatedly can instil wholesome habits from a younger age and encourage them to proceed biking into maturity.


Biking additionally brings social advantages as youngsters can go on bike rides with their pals and even lets you spend extra time collectively outdoor as a household, making for some nice days out within the new 12 months. Try our weblog on household bike rides for inspiration on the perfect routes.

Bikes don’t should be model new

We perceive that Christmas might be an costly time of 12 months and {that a} brand-new youngsters’ bike could also be out of price range. Nevertheless, there’s at all times the choice of shopping for a high-quality pre-pedalled bike. A pre-pedalled bike is basically a second-hand bike and, with Halfords, you have got the peace of thoughts that every bike has been security checked by our specialists and comes with a 12-month guarantee.

Shopping for a second-hand bike this Christmas isn’t solely an effective way to economize but additionally reduces waste. It ensures that extra bikes are put to good use, significantly after youngsters have outgrown their previous bikes.

Nevertheless, if you’re seeking to purchase a brand-new youngsters’ bike, take a look at our weblog on the finest reasonably priced youngsters’ bikes to make sure you get the perfect worth for cash this Christmas.

Halfords Bike Xchange

For those who’re seeking to improve your little one’s bike, you can get monetary savings with the Halfords Bike Xchange scheme. You may change your previous bike for a Halfords present card for a price of as much as £1,000 for grownup bikes or £200 for teenagers’ bikes or get monetary savings on a brand-new Halfords bike. Your previous bike can then be restored and bought to a different little one for them to get pleasure from. If we’re unable to re-sell your previous bike, we’ll give it to certainly one of our charity companions who’ll restore and donate the bike to African communities.

Bike Xchange is one other alternative to assist cut back waste and be sure that our prospects have entry to high quality bikes at reasonably priced costs.

For those who’re in search of different methods to economize this Christmas, why not signal as much as the Halfords Savers Membership? Merely high up a Halfords saver card with a minimal of £5 and also you’ll obtain 5% off your preliminary load worth. You may then high up each time that you must and use the stability to make purchases on-line, in-store, or in our garages.

There are actually quite a few advantages to purchasing a youngsters’ bike throughout the festive season, significantly when you’re seeking to have a extra sustainable Christmas. From their lengthy lifespan to buying recycled bikes, it is a present that may assist cut back waste and provide nice worth in the long term.

For those who’re not sure of the perfect youngsters’ bike in your little one, take a look at our youngsters’ bike purchaser’s information or head to your native Halfords retailer and converse to certainly one of our specialists.

For additional peace of thoughts over the festive season, you’ll be able to lock in costs as we speak and pay later with Klarna over a interval to go well with you. Uncover our full finance choices obtainable right here.

Bear in mind, if you’d like nice worth this Christmas, you need Halfords.