Shift Kids' Training Bicycle

shift_bicycle.jpgWhy should training wheels stop kids from looking slick on one of the greenest modes of transport going? When the government of Taiwan sponsored a contest for bicycle design last month, Americans Scott Shim, Ryan Lightbody, and Matt Grossman won with this training bike. The rear wheels angle out for stability, but they’re drawn in while in motion to work more like a single wheel. Via Apartment Therapy via NYTimes.com ::International Bicycle Design Competition [by KK]

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