About Us

Creators of Electric Stand-up Cycles


Deliver high quality products and services while building long-term customer relationships. We know that since we always do and produce our best -- our reward is happy customers and the opportunity to grow our business through referrals and repeat business. We wouldnt have it any other way! We appreciate our customers and they appreciate us back! Pretty simple and we like it that way!

Glide LogoOur story:
Founded in 2010, Glide is a design & manufacturing company producing a unique line of electric-drive stand-up cycles. Glide has expanded over the years to include offerings in the Guided Tour Rental market and Public Safety Police markets. Our niche products are like nothing else in the market today. They were engineered for adult use and had several pre-requisites to our plan: First, build only world-class quality machines with the best materials and components available. Second, ensure that our products offer dramatic performance and agility! And third, have fun while making sure our customers do too! This gave our slogan purpose: Let's Ride!

Our Goal:
At Glide our long-term goal is to build enduring business relationships and hopefully make a few good friends along the way. If you come to us for one of our world class products or services, chances are you might leave thinking that you have knows us for years! Inside scoop - that's what we're shooting for.


Unique Electric Stand-Up Cycles
Innvovative Personal Transportation
Clean Technology Solutions That Save $
Guided Tour Operation Alternative
A great Commuter Alternative
Fun Way to Run Short Errands
Short-Range Public Safety Solution
Motor / Wheel Lacing
eBike DYI Kits


  • We design and build unique solutions that perform
  • We are quality driven and customer centric
  • Our clean technogy machines save money
  • High "line of sight" configuration for visibility
  • Glide machines are quick, agile and safe to ride
  • Riding a Glide will put a smile on your face
  • We make specialized products unique in the market
  • We stand by our work and your satisfaction


  • Riding my Glide is like being on a magic carpet ride! I love the sense of freedom you get while riding. Rick - Sand Point, ID,      GLIDE: SABRE
  • I was having so much fun riding my Glide that I had to buy a second one so that I could adventure with my friends! Phil - Sacramento, CA      GLIDE: Solaris
  • My Glide is amazing. I take it everywhere! I travel with it on the back of my RV from San Francisco to New Orleans Kat - San Diego, CA      GLIDE: Rover


  • Fun Fact #1

    Sacramento, CA  Bike Party

    Every first Friday night of the month over 300 to 400 people on lighted bikes and GLIDES get together to ride preset routes through the downtown streets of Sacramento! These rides usually include 2 stops at regional parks and a great social activity. Turns out that there are Bike Party rides in many larger cities throughout the country. Interested? Look up Bike Party on Facebook in your town![...]

  • Fun Fact #2

    Black Rock City, NV Glide Conceived

    "In around 2009, the soon-to-be founder of Glide Cycles (Christopher Wiggins) was inspired to the original concept for Glide after seeing a tall adult man riding a small kid's type scooter -- powered by an extremely loud "chainsaw type" 2-stroke motor! Annoying and hard to believe.. So having just stepped off his mountain bike for a brisk ride - Chris sat down and began sketching on a cocktail napkin what would become the design concept for Glide. [...]

  • Fun Fact #3

    Berkeley, CA Glide PS2 Enforcer

    The city of Berkeley Police Department became the first official city PD to deploy a fleet of Glide Patrol Division units in 2019. In an effort to be more efficient in patrols while offer a community outreach program - Berkeley PD is on its' way to changing how big cities do the business of keeping cities safe and peaceful. More success stories to come![...]

scroll up