Timespan of the Bicycle
The Walking Bicyclehref='http://www.pedalinghistory.com/PHhistory.html' >Pedaling History</a>
This was the first bicycle ever! The rider would straddled the center bar and propel themselves with their feet. It wasn't used to for transportation but to walk around gardens, parks or maintained pathways.
The High Wheel BicycleHistory in the WorldPedaling History
It was made completly of metal ,and the petals were attached to the wheel not the frame. The wheels were made of rubber so it was way smoother than any previous bike. When you rode it your center of gravity was so high so it was very easy to fall offAnd it was acctually the first to be called "the bicycle."
High Wheel Safety BikePedaling History
On the old High Wheel bike, it had the small wheel in the back so it was easy to tip forward, but on the High Wheel Safety Bike the small wheel is in the front. This provides stability and is safer for the rider.
The Hard- Tired Safety Bike
The Kid's BikePedaling History
These bikes were made to look like motocycles to appear to kids, and were very heavy. Later they took on elemnts of jets aircrafts and by the late 1960's the evolved to be lighter and leaner.
The Current BikePedaling History
The current bikes hare very fast and have many models. The have many gears to make pedaling easier and to go faster.