Riding starts with balance and coordination, not dependence on training wheels, with STRIDER ST-3 No-Pedal Balance Bike ($110, Ages 18-months to 2 years), a cool, pedal-less rider. Intuitive to use, beginners gradually build skills needed to ride a traditional bike. Kids advance at their own pace, boosting confidence as they roll along. “Cool” big kid bike. The look says it all. Lightweight. Easy to haul to the bike trails. Raise the bar. Separate adjustable seat and handlebar height.