StreetStriders Jet for Kids
StreetStriders have launched their elliptical bike - Jet for kids in August 2012. The JET, in one fun color Apple Red, is the first StreetStrider elliptical trike designed specifically for kids, ages 5 to 12. It features revolutionary chainless Hartmann Hub, so there’s no messy chain maintenance or chaining for catching fingers or clothes. This StreetStrider also features the quick-release fold mechanism requiring no tools.
Why buy Jet For Kids bike?
- Kids everywhere are turning off their computers and video games and leaving their bicycles and scooters behind for the StreetStrider JET because it’s so much fun to ride.
- Parents appreciate that the 3-wheel platform is safer than a bicycle and there are no training wheels necessary.
- The 3-wheel design is safe, stable and simple to balance while striding.
- The intuitive lean-to-steer system works with the body’s natural movements to provide complete control while also engaging your core muscles, something that stationary indoor ellipticals cannot do.
- Carving back and forth is a blast, and the full body motion helps develop balance and coordination.
- The JET folds down to the size of a stroller in just seconds, and it requires no chain maintenance.
- The natural upright stance is comfortable and improves visibility for both child and motorist.
- Carving down the street is a blast, and your core gets an intense workout the entire time.
- People describe StreetStriding as skiing down the street and running on air.
StreetStrider Jet for Kids Features
- 150 lb Weight Capacity
- Revolutionary Chainless Single Speed Hartmann Hub
- Rear Caliper Brake
- Stable 3-Wheel Platform
- Intuitive Lean-To-Steer System
- Water Bottle Cage
- Extended Foot Platforms for Optimal Foot Placement
- Elliptical Foot Path for Lower Body Workout
- Reciprocating Arm levers for Upper Body Workout
- Quick-Release Adjustable Arm Lever Positioning for Rider Comfort
- Quick-Release Fold Mechanism with Telescoping Right Strider Ski for Easy Transport and Storage
Benefits of StreetStrider Jet
- Full Body Exercise
- Cardiovascular Conditioning
- Natural Upright Position
- Improves Balance and Coordination
- Promotes Muscle and Bone Growth
- Burns 50% more calories than a bicycle
- Green Transportation
- Gets Kids Moving Outdoors
Technical Specifications Overview of Jet
- Frame: Capacity 4130 Chromoly Steel
Length: 46″ / 1169 mm
- Width: 24″ / 610 mm
- Height: 42-50″ / 1067-1270 mm
- Height Folded: 18″ / 457 mm
- Weight: 33 lb / 14.97 kg
- Track: 20″ / 608 mm
- Wheelbase: 32″ / 813 mm
Ground Clearance: 3″ / 76 mm
- Turning Radius: 5 ft / 1.524 m
Crank Length: 5″ / 127 mm
- Stride Length: 10″ / 254 mm
- Weight : 150 lb / 68.04 kg
Front Wheels of Jet
- Tires: Tires – 12 x 1 1/2 non-pneumatic
- Rims: Single-walled rims, black spokes