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The World of Buddy Pegs is a series of free audio stories about bicycle riding dogs and cats who inspire kids of all ages to get out and ride their bikes!

Moms riding bikes with their son

I Made Myself A Mountain Bike Buddy

May 25, 2019

We know you are tired when you come home from work or after a chaotic day, and the notion of loading up bikes, snacks and such to get to the trailhead or a safe riding area seems overwhelming, but the rewards you get when riding with your child outnumber anything else.  

The added time you put in to make it happen will pay off in more ways than can be counted. Even old dogs can learn new tricks, so get out there with your child and look for those new tricks!

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We’re in business to help save our home planet

We’re in business to help save our home planet

May 11, 2019

At Buddy Pegs, we envision a world where the kids of today become the joyful and inspiring leaders of tomorrow. Leaders who not only lead on a global scale but also leaders who act locally to guide their communities day to day.

We believe kids who grow up with outdoor adventure, and a close relationship with the adults in their lives, are more likely to change the world for the better.

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An Open Letter To Bike Shops - Bike Month - 2019

An Open Letter To Bike Shops - Bike Month - 2019

May 01, 2019

Each bike with training wheels displayed on your sales floor says something to EVERY customer who walks in: Training wheels are a standard part of learning to ride. They're normal. 

This is wrong! We need to change this.

Listen, this is not T-ball where propping up the baseball on a pilon helps to develop a proper swing. Using training wheels to learn to ride is like using a golf tee to teach a kid to hit homers.

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Buddy Pegs Featured in Wyoming Business Report 2/9/19

Buddy Pegs Featured in Wyoming Business Report 2/9/19

February 10, 2019

“Our Buddy Pegs mission is to inspire more families to ride and adopt cycling as a family wellness product,” Fitzgerald said. “We recognized a need to actually teach families and kids at the youngest ages how to ride and adopt cycling as a family activity.”
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Our Raise Riders Family Giveaway

Our Raise Riders Family Giveaway

January 25, 2019

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Announcing The Raise Riders Family Bicycle Weekend!

Announcing The Raise Riders Family Bicycle Weekend!

January 16, 2019

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Why We Love Gifting Books to Kids

Why We Love Gifting Books to Kids

December 08, 2018

The other day we were walking through a big ol’ box store to grab some supplies for our life on the road (I mean, have you seen the crazy adventure we’re on?). 


After wandering through the overwhelming aisles of the toy section, we wondered “how much of this stuff will just end up in the landfill in a few months...or even weeks?”

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12 (+1) Gifts to Fuel Your Next Family Adventure

12 (+1) Gifts to Fuel Your Next Family Adventure

December 07, 2018

We’re big believers that some of the best things in life are free.

  • Long bike rides on a sunny day
  • Snuggling with your little one
  • Watching a gorgeous sunset

But we also know that this time of year, giving gifts to the people you love feels pretty darn good, too!

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3 Things to Consider When Buying a Bike for Your Child

3 Things to Consider When Buying a Bike for Your Child

December 07, 2018

Parents want their kids to get out and ride, but the 'bicycle shaped objects' they offer them are heavy, maladjusted, and have uncomfortable geometry (the fit).
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Steep Adventure:  Would you like a little extra RESISTANCE with your meal today?

Steep Adventure: Would you like a little extra RESISTANCE with your meal today?

December 07, 2018

Honestly, after Scott told me I may have been too 'dark' on the last post, and then our brand new RV breaking (more to come on that) I became a bit gun shy to write again.  Afterall, we own a Children's Media company that is supposed to exude positivity and confidence (can't you hear all the happy, confident music playing from all the toddler classes you have attended?).
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3 Things I'm Thankful For

3 Things I'm Thankful For

November 22, 2018

True confession, I like to read self improvement books. I avoid the term self-help because I'm not in search of 'help' as much as I'm looking for continuous personal improvement. 
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Learn to Ride At The Presidio

Learn to Ride At The Presidio

November 06, 2018

OK, now we know the formula for a PERFECT Learn to Ride Event...

Picturesque setting overlooking an iconic bay + Stellar weather + Partnering with an incredible bike advocacy organization! It's just that easy.

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