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The KickPed: better than ever.

The Kickped has always struck me as a quintessentially New York Kick scooter. Its design is sturdy and industrial, built tough with strong materials to handle a rougher environment, much like New Yorkers themselves I guess. It folds up to … Continue reading

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Xootr Cruz: scooters aren’t just for kids anymore.

Kyle Smith of the NY Post put it perfectly: no kids would have been caught dead on a kick scooter from the ‘70s to the ‘00s. Well, maybe no kid would be caught on a scooter but how about a … Continue reading

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The KickPed: The Indestructible City Commuting Adult Scooter

Well now this brings back memories. The last time I hopped on a kick scooter of any kind was in elementary school. Remember when those Razor scooters were the fad craze in the late 90s? This brings back a feeling … Continue reading

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Think you know nyc? 3 riverside Kick Scooter rides you’d never think to try.

“So you just moved to New York, eh? Got a shiny new Kick Scooter and you feel like a big shot?! EH?!! Let me tell you, you don’t know nothin’ tough guy.” ———————————————————————– One thing I’ve learned, the longer you’ve … Continue reading

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Kickped vs. City Kicker

John here again with my take on the features that make the Kickped and the City Kicker formidable city adult scooters while offering their own particular performance advantages.  Not having ridden a kick scooter since bygone days of youth, it … Continue reading

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Top 3 places to ride a Kick Scooter in NYC.

It’s a new day, you’re up with the sunrise, cup of coffee in one hand, Kick Scooter in the other. New york City is your playground and you’re ready to take it on in style. So where do you go? … Continue reading

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Kickin’ It in Comfort With the KickPed

The Return of the Kick Scooter Okay, I haven’t owned a kick scooter since I was about 9. Once biking became a viable transportation option I quickly became obsessed with riding. I grew up in a Montana city, so things … Continue reading

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Kick Scooters on Vacation

Although I’ve lived in New York City for almost 7 years now, I grew up in the North West in a small town outside of Seattle, and every year I try to make it back around Christmas time to see … Continue reading

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Kick Scooter revelations

I’ve lived in New York now for over 6 years, and until recently, I’d never thought about  commuting on a Kick Scooter.  It just wasn’t on my radar. I think, like a lot of people, I associated Kick Scooters with … Continue reading

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How to defy gravity on your Kick Scooter

By Jeffrey the Barak Those of us who have a human-powered kick scooter such as the KickPed, CityKicker, Micro Black or Razor A5 are familiar with the convenience and ease they provide for getting from A to B, or for simply … Continue reading

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