If you are up to searching for fun on the water in a harmless way then Inflatable water bikes can be your first stop to go.
Imagine, you are riding your regular bicycle on a mountain road or city road. Everything was good until suddenly you have got an accident. In the accident, you got wounded very badly that you had to stay in the hospital for quite a long time. You had broken arms, stitched skin, cracked bones, and several scratches here and there in your body.
As a result, you won’t be seen cycling for a few months, sometimes, for a lifetime.
You can also end up with any or some permanent injuries.
Why did all these happen? Most of us will blame the roads for this.
If the roads were smooth, pointy, traffic control, etc. But the truth is whenever you ride a bike on the roads, there’s always a chance an accident can take place.
So, what’s the solution?
You can ride a waterbike.
Waterbike is something that has all the features and facilities that your regular bike has, but it runs in the water.
It is the same that you can see on a regular bike. looks like it even after having an extra, large part that made it capable of floating in the water.
How Does It Work?
As we have already mentioned, it is the same as the regular bike that you have on your garage.
Plus, it has a special part looking like a mini boat. It is the thing that helps it float in the water. When anyone rides it, and paddles, it goes forward because of the oar integrated with the water bike.
The oar pushes the water to go back so that the bike can go forward. Just as a simple boat work.
As a bike, it goes left if you turn left, and goes right if you turn right on the bike handlebar. Paddle backward the bike, if you want to go backward or a brake. As it is in the water, you have paddle backward to have brake.
They have small wheels integrated with them to let you get them on the water hooking up with your car.
How To Ride A Water Bike
If anyone can ride a bike then he can ride this.
There’s no specialty in riding this, neither any kind of extra skill is needed to ride this.
Just ride it and paddle as simply as you do on your regular bike.
Riding a water bike easier than a regular bike, because you won’t have to keep a balance to ride it as you have to do on the regular bike.
It floats in the water, so it already has the balance anyone needs to ride it.
For the same reason, it is easier to ride it.
Types Of Water Bike
Since the first day of launching, seeing its popularity among the riders, a lot of companies are developing it commercially.
As a result, we can now see three types of water bikes.
Along with it, popularity came the business opportunity for a lot of people.
So the sports version came out.
It is a very good help for people who want good results regarding their body and health.
So they choose the sports version. This is also a good alternative for the people who spend a lot of time in the gym.
Some of the companies used ultra-lightweight carbon fiber while making this version, which made sure it has got enough speed to win a race.
Anyone can change their boring gym bikes with this sports water bike.
They will not only get a good way to exercise the same thing but also get a good scene to enjoy during the exercise.
And, it’s well knowing how riverside walking improves one’s health. If that’s when you are riding a bike then it will a double affecting plus point for your body.
The Adventure Model
Made using high-density polyethylene.
The Adventure model is for those who want to explore the bike.
When you had a regular bike, you could have gone to wild places, mountains, deserts, races, cross-country rides, etc.
But, if you think whether it is possible to do it on the water bike also?
Yes, The Adventure model is made for this kind of adventures, You can ride along the side of the places you think is adventurous. Also, riding in the rivers, taking cross-country rides by the river, having group-ride in far locations can be adventurous if you can’t find any river-side adventure type locations near you.
This type of water bikes are made with hard-materials and have all the accessories box so that you can pack all your touring accessories to go for a trip. Among all the accessories, it has a water-tight box to carry foods, tools, tents to ensure the thrills of wild tours and a box mounted in the body
This version is my personal favorite.
This model for those who just want to have fun with the water-riding bike. They don’t have any intention to have travel or race with the bike.
So they just have a rough use on it.
In other words, it is a normal version of a Water bike.
No optimization for speed, no rooms to pick or pack any accessories, just a simple, easy bike that rides on the water.
Mainly made for having small distance rides like going to school, office, visiting relatives nearby, having small rides with friends.
That does not mean you can not have long trips with them.
You can take tours with it too.
They are also customizable, you can add ultra-lightweight carbon fiber to your Adventure or Fun model of water bikes to make sure they are as fast as the Sports ones.
Finally, these bikes are much safer than regular ones.
They are also giving you the chance of having fresh air directly from the river.