Based in the Tauranga, we’re a small team of mountain bike parents with a global vision – to raise the next generation of mountain bikers. We believe in: getting kids off devices and onto mountain bike trails; parents spending quality time with their kids; and fostering a love of nature and the outdoors.
the world's favourite front mounted child bike seat
Join thousands of happy mountain bike families around the globe. With your child riding shotgun, you’ll foster a love of the outdoors and a passion for riding bikes. The only problem you’ll have is getting them off!
Why choose a front mounted bike seat?
If you're looking to take your little one riding, the first step is to decide whether you'd like them sitting in front or behind you – and as you can tell, we think front is best for the reasons below.
FRONT MOUNTED SEAT
REAR MOUNTED SEAT
Active Participation, learning to ride
Centred weight distribution on bike
Suitable for full suspension bikes
Visibility of what's ahead
Ability to interact and talk with child
Passive participation, sitting prone
Uneven weight distribution on bike
Suitable for hard tail bikes only
Looking at parent's back
Limited ability to interact and talk with child
"This seat has opened up a whole new world of adventure that we would have otherwise had to wait several years for. It's so fun and easy to hit the trails together now!"
FLOW Mountain Bike
"If you want to fit more rides into your busy family schedule, bond with your child, and just have a heck of a lot of fun with your favourite little partner, getting the Shotgun seat is a no brainer."
"Kids Ride Shotgun are out to reset your expectations for fun and ease-of-use when you want to bring your child along for the ride"
"Using the seat was a blast for everyone, with my boy placed right in the middle of all the action, facing the oncoming trail and clearly having fun."
NZ Mountain Biker
"It's really quick to set up and tool-free to remove and re-install once you've got everything dialed."