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COMMENCAL RAMONES 14 PUSH BIKE LAGOON
Their first bike sticks in everyone's memories.
So, here are some key points to help you choose the model that best suits your child.
For the smallest (under 95cm) we always recommend opting for a balance bike.
For slightly older kids (over 110cm) we recommend a pedal bike.
However, for those who measure between 95cm and 110cm, the two options are a possibility for them.
The balance bike allows kids to learn to balance on two wheels. It clearly gives confidence to the child; they feel safe and can progress at their own pace.
The pedal bike has other advantages. It makes the child feel 'like a grown-up'' and also enables longer rides once the child has got the hang of it. And stabilizers mean it's safe to try.
To see the different variations of pedal bikes for little ones, head to the Push bikes section.
If you're in need of a pedal bike, you've come to the right place!
We have two wheel sizes available '12-inch (for a child measuring between 90cm and 105cm) or 14-inch (between 95cm and 110cm).
Our pedal bikes are designed to evolve alongside the child.
The top tube of the frame has been lowered as far as possible to make it easier to step over.
They are all equipped with disc brakes to enable effective stopping in all circumstances, and also, to give the child their first downhill feelings.
Protection around the chain prevents little fingers or toys from getting caught up in it.
With the components, all have been carefully selected in accordance with three criteria:
1) They must be specific to the shape of a child, their size and weight. The handlebars for example, have an external diameter of 22mm so that the child can hold them securely.
2) No short cuts on solidity. It's impossible to ask the young ones to take care of their bikes. We therefore use fewer plastic parts as possible, unlike bikes sold in supermarkets for example. It's good to know that our bikes can be used by their little sibling(s), and that they will resell well on the second-hand market, even after several years of use.
3) They must have real mountain bike parts so that the child has a safe and fun first experience of riding MTB. For example, we chose knobbly tyres that resembled those on our adult bikes the most. The gain in comfort and grip is indisputable. It will prevent some scratches on elbows and knees.
Our balance bikes are available with 12-inch wheels (recommended for kids measuring 90cm to 105cm) or 14-inch (between 95cm and 110cm).
So that future little champions can feel like real champions, we matched the paint jobs of our two famous DH teams with their RAMONES.
This version features the colours of the COMMENCAL MUC-OFF Team, the best team in the world in 2018 and 2019, thanks in particular to the incredible performances from Amaury PIERRON and Myriam NICOLE.
FRAME2021 Ramones 14 Push-Bike
Alloy 6061, extra-wide platform with skateboard grip, disc brake ready
FORK2021 Ramones 14
HEADSET1-1/8, external cups
STEMCOMMENCAL Alloy, 30 mm
30 mm extension, 25,4 mm
BARRIDE ALPHA Prodigy
25,4 mm, 480 mm width, 1 rise, tapered (for 19 mm grips), Alloy 6061
GRIPSRIDE ALPHA Prodigy
19 mm grips (ID), kids hands specific
20h, Alloy 6063
HUBSRear: COMMENCAL - Front: COMMENCAL
Rear: 20h, loose balls, disc ready - Front: 20h, loose balls
SPOKES / NIPPLES2.0 mm
TYRESRear: VEE TIRE CO. CrownGem - Front: VEE TIRE CO. CrownGem
Rear: 14 x 2.25, MPC Compound, Custom Send It patch - Front: 14 x 2.25, MPC Compound, Custom Send It patch
27,2 mm, integrated saddle, Alloy
Soft padding, integrated handle
WEIGHT4,9 kg / 10.8 lb
Without pedals. Weight may differ slightly due to manufacturing tolerances.
COLOURPearl White / Electroplate Lagoon
BICYCLE TYPEKIDS MTB 14, PUSH BIKE
FRAME MATERIALAl 6061 T6
SHOCK LENGTH / STROKE-
PIGGY BACK SHOCK COMPATIBLE-
RECOMMENDED / MAX. FORK HEIGHT245 mm - 260 mm
HEADSET TYPE1-1/8 externe
MAXIMUM TYRE DIMENSION (ETRTO)60 mm
DISC BRAKE STANDARDIS
REAR ROTOR MAX. SIZE160 mm
SEATPOST / SEAT CLAMP DIAMETER27,2 mm - 31,8 mm
BOTTOM BRACKET TYPE-
FRONT DERAILLEUR TYPE-
REAR HUB COMPATIBILITY104 mm x 3-8