It may not be the easiest present to wrap but a bike is one of the most popular gifts on the wish lists of children at Christmas.
This year, we’ve teamed up with Halfords to come up with our Top Ten two-wheelers to make selecting the right bike for your tyke a little easier.
Whether it’s a flashback to the 70s with a restyled Raleigh Chopper or something with a little character like the Apollo Monkey, your little one will be out and about quicker than you can say Christmas cracker.
So here we go for our Top Ten, which are all available at Halfords stores nationwide:
Raleigh Chopper, Â£199 – The iconic Raleigh Chopper is back – reimagined for the kids of today. This limited edition bike features three gears, a fat rear tyre, large bench seat and a set of ape hanger handlebars Raleigh chopper.
Schwinn Roadster Trike, Â£69 – Your little tyke will have some serious street cred once they’re seen out and about on the Schwinn Roadster Trike. This retro-looking trike is made from sturdy steel and grows with your child. It also boasts air filled rubber tyres for a smooth rolling ride and has a low centre of gravity for extra stability, keeping your child safe and secure.Schwinn Roadster Trike – 12"
Pendleton Junior Littleton, Â£169 – With its step through frame and upright cycling position, the pretty Pendleton Junior Littleton Girls Bike is a pleasure to ride and looks stunning as well, ensuring your daughter will be the envy of all her friends.Pendleton Junior Littleton Girls Bike
Apollo Marvin The Monkey, Â£49.99 (was Â£99.98) – Clamber through the trees on the Apollo Marvin the Monkey 12" Boys Bike with a vibrant green frame and fun banana stickers. Fun, cheeky and easy to spot in a crowd, it’s perfect for your little monkeys!Apollo Marvin the Monkey Boys Bike – 12"Apollo monkey boys bike
Apollo Cupcake, Â£59.99 (was Â£109.99 so save 50%) – The Apollo Cupcake Girls Bike is as sweet as pie, perfect for a little girl’s first bike. This bike comes complete with a dolly carrier so they can be taken for tea parties in the park.apollo cupcake
Apollo Starfighter, Â£89.99 (was Â£179.98 so save 50%) – Boys will be the envy of all of their friends on the Apollo Starfighter Boys Bike. This tough bike is kitted out with an attached foam shooter gun, perfect for vanquishing those evil aliens! With a strong steel frame made to withstand childrens’ play, down to powerful v-brakes for perfect stopping performance, this bike is perfect for your little trooper.apollo starfighter
Carrera Blast Boys 24”, Â£229.99 (was Â£459.98) – The Carrera Blast 24" Boys Mountain Bike is guaranteed to get the adrenaline pumping. With a Zoom suspension fork and SRAM X3 21 speed gearing, this bike is for kids who can’t wait to get out there and tear up some trails.Carrera Blast Boys’ Mountain Bike
Mongoose Scan R70, Â£229.99 – Show everyone all the tricks and stunts you are capable of on the Mongoose Scan R70 BMX Bike. Its full 4130 chromoly frame is sturdy and lightweight allowing you to push yourself to the max. With a full chromoly threadless fork, rear 14mm axles and a variety of other great features the Scan 70 offers everything a pro rider could want.Mongoose Scan R70 BMX Bike
Voodoo Malice BMX, Â£199.99 – If you fancy throwing down some sick tricks at the skate park, the VooDoo Malice BMX Bike is your new best friend thanks to its tough chromoly frame. Your friends will be green with envy when they see you on this. Designed in Arizona by the bike legend Joe Murray, the VooDoo BMX bike framesets are truly one of a kind in both design and performance.VooDoo Malice BMX Bike
Boardman Road Sport/e, Â£329.99 – Designed specifically for the Junior rider; the Boardman Junior Road Sport/e Bike is a bike with no compromises. It takes all of the exceptional design features found on the award winning adult Performance Series and scales them down into a balanced, more manageable smaller package; perfect for the younger rider.Boardman Junior Road Sport/e
This beautiful bike has an incredible specification that makes experiencing the legendary Boardman quality, performance and attention to detail accessible to younger riders that can’t wait to discover the thrill of road riding.