GUARDIAN ETHOS 20 INCH 1-SPEED
THE PERFECT FIRST PEDAL BIKEGuardian Ethos 20inch bikes take many of the same safety features from the Guardian Original 20 inch bike, making them the perfect affordable option for your child to begin exploring the neighborhood on two wheels. At this age, kids begin to start riding longer and pedaling faster. With the SureStop Brake System, your child will brake with ease and confidence while giving you complete keep peace of mind. At just 20.7 lbs, this bike is incredibly light for the price. Easy ride geometry and custom kids specific parts take into account every aspect of a child’s size because simply put, kids aren’t sized the same as adults.
- SureStop Brake System - safer, smarter, simpler braking for bikes.
- Brake Lever - easy reach kids brake lever with adjustment screw.
- 34 Point Safey Check - every 20 inch bike goes through rigorous guidelines before shipping so you receive a 99% professionally assembled bike.
- Lightweight Design - Ethos: 20.7 lbs, for easier control and maneuverability.
- Kid Specific Parts - frame, saddle, pedals, handlebar, grips, brake lever designed for kids with safety in mind.
- 1-Speed No Coaster Brake - low maintenance and easier for kids as they learn to ride.
- Eye Candy Decals - highly visible, highly cool, premium decal designs with matching painted rims.
- Includes - premium kickstand, tools necessary for final assembly.
GUARDIAN ORIGINAL VS GUARDIAN ETHOS
Guardian Ethos | 20.7 lbs
The Guardian Ethos line comes equipped with all of Guardian standard safety characteristics. The lean and light steel frame has been machined to achieve the perfect strength to weight ratio while maintaining the low center of gravity geometry. The trendy Guardian designs will ensure that your Ethos is not only the safest bike on the block but also the coolest.
- Material: lightweight steel
- Design: circular tubing with small diameter keeps the bike light and durable
- Finish: hand welded without smooth welding
- Geometry: Low center of gravity and long wheelbase provides your child with stable control. Low standover height makes sure you child doesn't get hurt if they come off the seat after stopping.
- Material: Steel
- Design: 1 inch steerer tube
Eye Candy Decals
- Type: water-transfer decals keep the same fun and trendy color palettes from the Original Series
- Design 1: glossy black frame w/ glossy red/white decals
- Design 2: glossy aqua frame w/ pink/white polka dots
- SureStop Brake System
- Safer: prevents head-over-handlebar accidents and improves stopping distance up to 45%
- Smarter: automatically distrubutes braking power to both wheels for smooth and controlled stopping
- SureStop easy reach brake lever designed for kids
- Simpler: one lever controls both brakes to make stopping easier for children
- 1-speedeasy and low maintenance single speed. NO coaster (back pedal brakes) helps children learn to ride quicker.
- Stem: quill stem allows quick adjustability
- Headset: standard headset
- Design: painted rims match the accent color of the frame. Kids go crazy over this!
- Braking surface: special process removes the colored paint from the braking surface to make braking much safer.
- Rims: lightweight aluminum rims with extra-strength doublewall rims make these wheels incredibly durable and childproof
- Spokes: 28 steel spokes
- Material: standard 20x1.5in tires
- Tread: street tire tread designed to give more traction around the neighborhood
- Aluminum 114mm length: with low Q-factor designed specifically for kids. Q-factor is the fancy word for the length between the child's legs when their feet are on the pedals. Most kids bikes use adult size parts with high Q-factor.
- Double plastic cover: prevents the chain from falling off
- Saddle: kid specific size with soft padding and toxin free.
- Seatpost: steel with maximum insertion mark for safety
- Seatclamp: quick release seat clamp makes it incredibly fast and easy to adjust the seat up or down.
- Handlebar: lightweight aluminum designed for kids proportions.
- Grips: toxic free kraton material (soft rubber) with small diameter to fit kids hands
- Minimal Setup: arrives 99% assembled to your door. Install handlebar and pedals only
- Includes: premium aluminum kickstand and all tools necessary for final assembly
Built from the ground up around safety, our bikes integrate pioneering technology and have been specifically desinged for kid's proportions rather than adapting adult sized components onto a smaller frame.
Changing the way bikes are delivered directly to you door
Fully Tuned Delivery
Following strict quality guidelines and a thorough 34-Point Safety Check, professional mechanics setup and tune each and every Guardian bike.
Hassle Free Packaging
All bikes ship with a unique one of a kind packaging experience. Gone are the days of spending excess time removing loads of cardboard and zip ties from your bike.
Instant Ride Assembly
Guardian bikes arrive at your door 95-99% assembled. All you do is screw in the handlebar and pedals and you're done. No mechanical skills required, necessary tools included.