Forget the ties and golf balls this year.

Make dad say “wow” with something new and innovative that he can use every single day. Fathers who travel for business aren’t the only “traveling dads.”

Fox News has every budget and every… Continue reading

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Piggyback Rider standing child carrier receives the 2014 Travel Goods Association Award for Most Buzz at the Annual Industry Trade Show. We’re adding it to the trophy wall.

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Sweet Relish is now writing about the uber cool stuff Piggyback Rider and the many uses for parenting fun.  Read more here…

Sweet Relish reviews: Everyone has seen it- the parent struggling to carry the weight of their child on… Continue reading

Sonoran Living ABC15 child carrier
Sonoran Living ABC15 child carrier

By: Margo Papke

ABC15 Sonoran Living. There’s a new innovative product on the market that is a one-of-kind kid carrier!

The Piggyback Rider child carrier is designed to carry kids when their legs get… Continue reading


Outdoor Retailer-Jordanelle Reservoir and Salt Palace, UTAH

We saw something very cool at Outdoor Retailer this year. In our ‘hood’- dogs waaaay outnumber the number of little human citizens—but Piggyback Rider standing child carriers have a grateful following… Continue reading

El cargador para niños Piggyback Rider™ marca tendencia, es ultraliviano y va donde sea, en pocas palabras es una barra para pies sobre la cual se sube un niñ@ quedando sobre la altura del hombro del padre o la madre.… Continue reading

piggyback rider assistive deviceThe Piggyback Rider is ISO 9999 medical assistive device for children with special needs.

The Piggyback Rider standing child carrier is now classified as a medical assistive device by the U.S. Department of Education’s, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, AbleData database… Continue reading

Piggyback Rider in ConsumerAffairs  Through all the caring and nurturing, the unconditional love, good advice and bailing us out of jams, sometimes we forget to look at our parents as actual people. Especially Mom. Without her, there’s no us. So in honor of… Continue reading

The Best Hiking Carriers for Mountain Kids

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This Outside Magazine – Best Hiking Carriers for Kids project’s been a while in the works, mostly because every time it seems ready to wrap, a new state-of-the-art… Continue reading

By Mary Kavanagh and Laura Morrison, for CNN Travel

Every traveler needs cool stuff. Everyone else needs December gift ideas. Behold, CNN Travel 10-step solution to both problems.

The season of joyful tidings is more often a season of panic… Continue reading


Piggyback Rider child carrier is a back-back repeat winner of the RedTri Most Awesome Award for Outstanding Outdoor Gear, besting some big names like The North Face, Kelty, Merrell, and Camelbak.


Piggyback Rider has already won… Continue reading

The Piggyback Rider was featured on K-Talk Radio in Salt Lake City Utah.  Listen to the broadcast here

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Click here to read Parents Magazine and the story about the Piggyback Rider.

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Try the Piggyback Rider that lets your kid stand on the wide bar in back. He’ll be tied to you with a harness and his… Continue reading

Posted by Scott Tharler on August 13, 2012 at 3:35:17 PM EDT Posted in Travel Tech, Family Tagged: Technology, Apps, Family Travel, Children

Travel Tech: Family-Friendly Travel Gadgets by Fodor’s Travel.

Fodor’s travel has outlined their best family… Continue reading

Click here to listen to Howard Stern, Howard 100 News and the Piggyback Rider plug by Lisa G and Lil Mikey.

From the Howard Stern radio show on Sirius Radio.

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Howard Stern Show gives Piggyback Rider… Continue reading

Head and Shoulders Above

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It’s romantic, the thought of being an inventor, and it’s seductive, the dream of getting rich quick. But the reality of creating an innovative product and bringing it to market is exhilarating in entirely… Continue reading

The Cambodia Herald (exactly, from the country Cambodia) writes about the Piggyback Rider.

It was certainly a good way to make a family stroll around New York fun and exciting. And Liev Schreiber’s four-year-old son Sasha seemed to be having… Continue reading

Good Morning America (@GMA) features the Piggyback Rider kid carrier for Father’s Day.

Matt Bean, contributing editor for Men’s Health magazine, appeared on “Good Morning America” to share summer gadgets and gear that father’s everywhere will love.  Robin… Continue reading

Watch Today in LA to see what Mekahlo Medina gives away on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday morning. Read more…

Or watch the video here

Sometimes Dads need a break too. Give him a reason to relax this June with this great bundle devoted to giving dad a little ME time! The Piggyback Rider creates a mutually enjoyable, effortless More…

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