Trick My Bike!

A bike ride is a great way for kids to get fresh air and exercise. Kids can trick out their bikes this summer and make riding all the rage.

The Style

Make safety cool with Fohawx helmet accessories, water-resistant foam pieces that attach onto sports helmets and give kids a stylish edge. Fohawx come in a few different colors and ‘dos, including “punkrox pink,” a big pink mohawk, and “dredlox blue,” long, dangling strips in funky blue tones. $19.99. For more information, visit

The Look

Light up the town with Fuze products by Skyrocket Toys, a series of battery-powered neon light accessories. The Wheel Writer displays a dozen light animations on bike wheels as they spin. The Light Striper wraps around a bike or scooter and displays solid or blinking lights. The accessories also provide extra safety as they make bikes and riders more visible. Ages 8 & up. $9.99-$19.99. Available now at & Costco, and Toys R Us & Walmart in August. For more information, visit

The Sound

Remember when you were a kid pinning playing cards to your bike wheel for that noisy clicking sound? Your kids can go old school with the Kool Rider, a clip-on piece that imitates the sound of a motorbike. Stick on some of the included stickers to personalize it! Ages 6 & up. $9.95. For more information, visit


Leah Mafrica is calendar editor of MetroKids.

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