Woom 1 Plus

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Summary of Reviews

We have read all expert and user reviews on the Woom 1 Plus. In summary, this is what cyclists think.

22 reasons to buy

  • The Woom 1 Plus has 14" wheels and tires. It's best suited to children three to five years old.
  • With a weight capacity of 130 lb, the Woom 1 Plus is an option for children of all body types.
  • Woom's customer service is helpful and quickly assists users with questions about their bike.
  • The AA-6061 aluminum frame and components are high quality. They can withstand regular abuse.
  • The quick-release seat post clamp makes it easy to adjust the seat.
  • Woom has an Upcycle membership program. Users can join this trade-up program and get 40% off their Woom.
  • The bike has air-filled tires. These are high quality compared to the foam and plastic tires used on other balance bikes.
  • The Schwalbe Little Joe tires roll well on grass and dirt, in addition to pavement.
  • The Woom 1 Plus comes with the SURFBOARD footrest. This is detachable and allows youngsters to do tricks as they glide.
  • The bike has dual handbrakes that are designed for small hands.
  • The bike's brake levers are colored differently to help children identify and use them correctly.
  • At 9.5 lb, the Woom 1 Plus is lightweight. This makes it easy for riders to maneuver.
  • The elastic steering limiter gently corrects children's steering. It prevents overturning and crashing. It is removable for more advanced riders.
  • The bike comes in five attractive colors.
  • Assembly takes less than five minutes, according to several users.
  • The step-through frame makes it easy for kids to get on and off of the bike.
  • Kids that can already pedal find the bike fun for doing tricks, according to experts.
  • The long wheelbase offers riders stability as they glide.
  • The saddle is comfortable and durable.
  • The Woom LEGGIE kickstand is included and pre-installed.
  • Tools are included for assembly and adjustments.
  • The SOOPA DOOPA HOOPS rims are light and durable. They are higher in quality than most competitors' rims.

2 reasons not to buy

  • The Woom 1 plus's price is higher than that of many competing models.
  • The maximum seat height is less than 20". This is shorter than other larger balance bikes.

Bottom line

The Woom 1 Plus is a 14" balance bike. It best suits riders three to five years old. The bike is available in five colors. It includes a wide wooden footrest. The seat post has an easy-to-adjust quick-release clamp and removable steering limiter. It is light in weight. The bike is more expensive than others in its category. Users and experts agree this price is fair as the components are high quality.

Expert Reviews

100/100 based on 1 rated expert review
Two Wheeling Tots

Woom 1 Plus Review

Our favorite balance bike made bigger, the Woom 1 Plus has all the benefits (and more!) of the popular Woom 1, but for kids aged 3 to 5.

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The Bike Dads

Woom 1 Plus Balance Bike Review

The Woom 1 Plus is a 14″ balance bike intended for the larger toddler that is 3 to 5 years old who is just starting out with balance bikes or has outgrown their first balance bike and not quite ready for pedals.

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Rascal Rides

Woom 1 Plus Balance Bike Review

Woom has long been our favorite bike brand for young kids, but until now they were missing an option for one critical demographic: preschoolers who aren’t yet ready for a pedal bike.

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Tales of a Mountain Mama

Woom 1 Plus Review

The Woom 1 Plus is a slightly larger bike than the Woom 1 (14″ tires vs 12″ tires).

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User Ratings

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