The 16” Hoppley Unicycle is the perfect learner unicycle for 5-9 year olds.
(Please check leg length guide)
What makes this unicycle so great?
- It comes with children’s sized saddle
- Strong plastic pedals
- Robust cranks at the optimal length for learning
- High quality 16” tyre
- Comes with assembly instructions, but you will need a 10mm spanner and a bicycle pump.
Recommended leg length sizes for unicycle:
Standard seatpost: Minimum - 54cm (21.3"), Maximum - 67cm (26.4")
Cutdown seatpost: Minimum - 53cm (20.9")
Click here to see how to measure
Saddle: Standard Hoppley Saddle - Black
Seatpost: UDC 'Heavy Duty' Seatpost - 200mm (25.4)
Seatpost Clamp: Quick Release Seatpost Clamp - Silver (28.6mm)
Frame: 16" Steel frame with split bearing housings 40mm
Tyre: Indoor/street tyre with Schrader valve
Rim: 16" steel rim
Spokes: 28 spokes
Hub: UDC cotterless hub
Cranks: Steel Cotterless Unicycle Cranks - Chrome (102mm)
Pedals: Robust Plastic pedals (9/16)
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
What size unicycle to buy?
How to measure your leg length?
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