Frog Tadpole Mini 2021 Kids Aluminium Bike Pink

3.3 out of 5 Customer Rating

The Details

These playful little bikes have been designed to be a great introduction to riding a bike, by helping children develop the core cycling skill of balance. Balance Bikes are a convenient and fun accessory to occupy little ones during trips to the park, shops or beach. The Tadpole Mini balance bike best suits 1 and 2 year olds with an average inside leg of 24cm.
Designed with safety in mind, the Tadpole Mini boasts a Tektro rear brake, with small and easy to reach brake levers, perfect for tiny hands to brake with confidence. Also, a Lightweight but sturdy frame makes this bike easy to manoeuvre for your child and easy for you to carry!

  • Safety steering lock to prevent oversteering

  • Top-mounted brake arms avoid feet catching

  • Quick-release seat post for easy height adjustment as they grow and become more confident

Our Verdict

The Frog Tadpole Mini is the ideal first bike for your toddler. The bike is designed with key safety features and is bound to ignite your little ones love for cycling.

Key Specifications

  • Frame - 6061 T6 heat treated Aluminium alloy, seat tube 90mm (3.5")
  • Fork - 6061 T6 heat treated Aluminium alloy
  • Rims - Aluminium, 10x1.5, single wall
  • Front Hub - Quando, Aluminium, 16 hole, sealed hub with 5mm Allen bolt internal fixing.
  • Rear Hub - Quando, Aluminium, 16 hole, sealed hub with 5mm Allen bolt internal fixing.
  • Front Tyre - Kenda K909A, 10x2.0, hybrid, (ETRTO/ISO 54-152)
  • Rear Tyre - Kenda K909A, 10x2.0, hybrid, (ETRTO/ISO 54-152)
  • Rear Brake - Tektro J310, Aluminium, mini linear brake
  • Brake Levers - Tektro JL352-RS, Aluminium, easy reach brake lever
  • Handlebars - Aluminium, straight, 360mm
  • Grips - Soft rubber grip with lock ring, 30mm OD
  • Headset - Neco, 1"1/8, threadless headset, safety steering stop. Aluminium Frog Bikes top cap
  • Stem - Aluminium, 1"1/8, 38mm, 4 bolt clamp
  • Saddle - Frog Bikes child-specific saddle (small), w/ steel rails
  • Seatpost - Aluminium, micro adjust, 27.2mm
  • Post Clamp - Aluminium, QR
  • Weight - 3.46kg (7.6lbs)
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

Sizing Information

Frog Kids Bikes Size Guide

Frog bikes are typically sized by the inside leg length rather than age, as this is the most reliable way of getting the right size of bike for each child. 

We recommend trying your size at one of our store, who will then also build it for you and ensure the fit is right for your child.

  Approx age Inside leg (cm / in) Wheel size                 Frame size                
Tadpole Mini 1-2 24cm (9") 10"  
Tadpole 2-3 31cm (12") 12"  
Tadpole Plus 3-4 38cm (15") 14"  
Frog 40 3-4 40cm (16") 14" 9"
Frog 44 4-5 44cm (19") 16" 9.5"
Frog 47 4-5 47cm (19") 18" 9.5"
Frog 52 5-6 52cm (20") 20" 10"
Frog 53 5-7 53cm (20") 20" 11"
Frog 55 6-7 55cm (22") 20" 11"
Frog 62 8-10 62cm (24") 24" 12"
Frog 69 10-12 69cm (27") 26" 14"
Frog 73 12-14 73cm (29") 26" 16"
Frog 78 13+ 78cm (31") 26" 18"
Frog Road / Track 58 6-7 58cm (23") 20" 11"
FrogRoad / Track 67 8-12 67cm (26") 24" 14"
Frog Road / Track 70 11-14 70cm (27") 26" 17"
Frog MTB 62 8-10 62cm (24") 24" 12.5"
Frog MTB 69 10-12 69cm (27") 26" 15"
Frog MTB 72 13+ 72cm (28") 26" 16"
 

Delivery

 New!  Premium Delivery - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Standard Delivery - FREE on bikes over £499**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

** Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time. £24.99 on bikes under £499.

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

Reviews

Your Questions Answered

These playful little bikes have been designed to be a great introduction to riding a bike, by helping children develop the core cycling skill of balance. Balance Bikes are a convenient and fun accessory to occupy little ones during trips to the park, shops or beach. The Tadpole Mini balance bike best suits 1 and 2 year olds with an average inside leg of 24cm.
Designed with safety in mind, the Tadpole Mini boasts a Tektro rear brake, with small and easy to reach brake levers, perfect for tiny hands to brake with confidence. Also, a Lightweight but sturdy frame makes this bike easy to manoeuvre for your child and easy for you to carry!

  • Safety steering lock to prevent oversteering

  • Top-mounted brake arms avoid feet catching

  • Quick-release seat post for easy height adjustment as they grow and become more confident
  • Frame - 6061 T6 heat treated Aluminium alloy, seat tube 90mm (3.5")
  • Fork - 6061 T6 heat treated Aluminium alloy
  • Rims - Aluminium, 10x1.5, single wall
  • Front Hub - Quando, Aluminium, 16 hole, sealed hub with 5mm Allen bolt internal fixing.
  • Rear Hub - Quando, Aluminium, 16 hole, sealed hub with 5mm Allen bolt internal fixing.
  • Front Tyre - Kenda K909A, 10x2.0, hybrid, (ETRTO/ISO 54-152)
  • Rear Tyre - Kenda K909A, 10x2.0, hybrid, (ETRTO/ISO 54-152)
  • Rear Brake - Tektro J310, Aluminium, mini linear brake
  • Brake Levers - Tektro JL352-RS, Aluminium, easy reach brake lever
  • Handlebars - Aluminium, straight, 360mm
  • Grips - Soft rubber grip with lock ring, 30mm OD
  • Headset - Neco, 1"1/8, threadless headset, safety steering stop. Aluminium Frog Bikes top cap
  • Stem - Aluminium, 1"1/8, 38mm, 4 bolt clamp
  • Saddle - Frog Bikes child-specific saddle (small), w/ steel rails
  • Seatpost - Aluminium, micro adjust, 27.2mm
  • Post Clamp - Aluminium, QR
  • Weight - 3.46kg (7.6lbs)
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

The Frog Tadpole Mini is the ideal first bike for your toddler. The bike is designed with key safety features and is bound to ignite your little ones love for cycling.

Sizing Information

Frog Kids Bikes Size Guide

Frog bikes are typically sized by the inside leg length rather than age, as this is the most reliable way of getting the right size of bike for each child. 

We recommend trying your size at one of our store, who will then also build it for you and ensure the fit is right for your child.

  Approx age Inside leg (cm / in) Wheel size                 Frame size                
Tadpole Mini 1-2 24cm (9") 10"  
Tadpole 2-3 31cm (12") 12"  
Tadpole Plus 3-4 38cm (15") 14"  
Frog 40 3-4 40cm (16") 14" 9"
Frog 44 4-5 44cm (19") 16" 9.5"
Frog 47 4-5 47cm (19") 18" 9.5"
Frog 52 5-6 52cm (20") 20" 10"
Frog 53 5-7 53cm (20") 20" 11"
Frog 55 6-7 55cm (22") 20" 11"
Frog 62 8-10 62cm (24") 24" 12"
Frog 69 10-12 69cm (27") 26" 14"
Frog 73 12-14 73cm (29") 26" 16"
Frog 78 13+ 78cm (31") 26" 18"
Frog Road / Track 58 6-7 58cm (23") 20" 11"
FrogRoad / Track 67 8-12 67cm (26") 24" 14"
Frog Road / Track 70 11-14 70cm (27") 26" 17"
Frog MTB 62 8-10 62cm (24") 24" 12.5"
Frog MTB 69 10-12 69cm (27") 26" 15"
Frog MTB 72 13+ 72cm (28") 26" 16"
 

 New!  Premium Delivery - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Standard Delivery - FREE on bikes over £499**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

** Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time. £24.99 on bikes under £499.

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.