Everyone is familiar with the sight in countless movies and television shows of a girl or boy on a bicycle being pushed down the sidewalk by a panting parent. That’s the way a lot of us learned to ride. A lot of us also learned to ride a bicycle using training wheels, but I said it's not the best way. The picture with a young girl rides a bike with training wheels show you why they don’t work for learning balance. And without balance, how to ride a bike?