Low step through bike

For people who are having difficulty getting on and off a bike or people with slight balancing problems, the Balance, a comfortable low step through bike, is the ideal solution. It is a very safe low entry bike with many advantages. If you have more trouble with your balance, the low entry bike with three wheels, the Maxi Comfort, can be a good solution. Furthermore these bicycles can be painted in almost any desired RAL-color. Read more about these low step through bikes here.


Unique bike with low step through Balance

Balance, low step through bike

The Balance low step through bike by Van Raam is a comfort bike with a low step through and a uniquely designed frame. With the Balance bike you can always place both your feet on the ground without getting off the saddle and cycle with a comfortable movement of your legs. The great advantage of the Balance is the unique ergonomically designed seat. Wrists, shoulders and neck are hardly burdened while cycling. The more forward pedaling motion ensures that you use the power of your legs better than in case of conventional bikes. The lower center of gravity makes the cycling easier and more comfortable.

The Balance low entry bike has been a very comfortable and safe low entry bike for years. Read more about the Balance on the product page.

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Tricycle low step through bike Maxi Comfort by Van Raam

Maxi Comfort: low step bike with 3 wheels

The Maxi Comfort bike with low entry is a variation on the traditional tricycle. In addition to three wheels, the Maxi Comfort tricycle also has a low step through and a unique frame, allowing you to always have both feet on the ground and an ergonomic sitting position. With the Maxi Comfort, your wrists, neck and shoulders are hardly burdened.

You can easily get on and off, thanks to the low entry. When, due to balance problems or the fear of falling, you are no longer able and/or dare to ride a (standard) two-wheeler and/or need more support, stability and balance, a tricycle is a good choice.

You can read more about the Maxi Comfort on the product page.

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Van Raam low step through bike Balance and Maxi Comfort

Safe cycling

The low step through bike is not just only a low entry bike. The bike is also really safe, because you can always put both feet on the ground and stay on your saddle at a stop, like at the traffic lights.

The bike is also very safe because it can be extended with various options. With this options and accessories you can make the bike personal and even safer. Van Raam's Balance low entry bike and Maxi Comfort tricycle are also very suitable for smaller or larger people. The frame is available in three different sizes, making the bike suitable for almost everyone. There are also other options available such as basketsmirrors, speedometer, stick holderspecial saddlecrankdirection indicator set and much more.

See all options on the options page.

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Bicycle with pedal support

Van Raam's low step through bikes are also electrically available. The electric pedal support system, called Silent System, has been developed for and by Van Raam. This system is specially made for special needs bicycles. Van Raam's electric pedal support system makes it possible to cycle both forwards and backwards, has 3 positions and a starting aid. The support can be individually programmed, so that it adapts to your disability.

In addition, this system has even more advantages:

  • Very simple operation.

  • Virtually silent, but very powerful motor.
  • Modern and efficient electronics.

  • Extremely high quality and safe batteries.

  • smartphone app with which the bike settings can be changed, an SOS message can be sent and current bike data can be viewed.

Read more about pedal support on the pedal support page.
 

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Low step through bike Balance with two feet on the ground
The Balance in Royal blue.

Low step through bike in every color

The standard color of the Balance is black/silver. Other optional colors are fire-red/silver and royal blue-silver. Besides these, the cycle can be painted in almost any desired RAL color like royal orange.

Read more in the article: 'A Van Raam bike in a color of your choice'.

Bike in color of your choice

Customer experience low entry bikes

Balance low step through bike

"My name is Eva Richards and I have a Van Raam Balance bike because of my quite severe osteoarthritis in both knees. This has stopped me from being able to ride a regular bike."

Eva Richards - South Wales (UK)

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Balance low step through bike

"I am Paula Brommer (47) from Heerenveen, the Netherlands. Despite my height (4.7 ft), asthma and fibromyalgia I would like to stay active and enjoy bike rides on my Balance low step through bike."

Paula Brommer - Heerenveen

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Balance low step through bike

"I am Albert Smit (78) and I need an adaptive bike for my heart and lung complaints. I was not able to cycle anymore, due to breathlessness."

Albert Smit - Vaassen (the Netherlands)

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