How to Teach a Kid to Ride a Bike

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Today's video features one of my favorite people in the world: Grandpa Carl. One of the most truly innovative thinkers that I've met, he is also one of the kindest, and represents for me the truest sense of home I know. Today he brings us his tried and true technique (two generations, and counting!) for teaching a child to ride a bike.

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Today's video features one of my favorite people in the world: Grandpa Carl. One of the most truly innovative thinkers that I've met, he is also one of the kindest, and represents for me the truest sense of home I know. Today he brings us his tried and true technique (two generations, and counting!) for teaching a child to ride a bike.

• The Star: Grandpa Carl is a retired librarian who lives with his wife Kathy in a house he built from scratch in rural Iowa. He is a farmer, sawyer, inventor, father, and grandfather. This is the first in a series of tips and techniques he brings us straight from the heart of the midwest!

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