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Bert Cebular, Founder of NYCeWheels Passes Away at 47

Tweet It saddens my heart to learn today that Bert Cebular, the founder of NYCeWheels, has passed away. In addition to being a loyal Montague dealer in the New York City area, NYCeWheels is one the country’s leading retailers of folding bikes and E-bikes. That success can be attributed to Mr. Cebular’s unique vision. Starting [...]
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Are bikes the best means of transportation for you?

Tweet If you are not sure about commuting by bike, I’m going to help make your decision easier. Here are a number of reasons for you to stop hesitating and start riding your bike: Bikes are green! Cycling dramatically reduces air pollution and greenhouse gases emissions. A bike is cheaper than a car or a [...]
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Monkey Light Pro: Bicycle Wheel Animation

Tweet Have you ever heard of the Monkey Light? Their LED light sets are specifically designed for bike wheels, that create images and animations while you ride. When in motion, they display a bright image visible from both sides, that can cover the entire wheel. The lights are waterproof, which is perfect for your commuter, [...]
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Twitter Contest: Win a Montague X50!

Tweet If you missed our Facebook contest, and the chance to win a Montague Folding bike, don’t worry! You now have another opportunity to win one of our bikes, totally free. This time we’re giving away a Montague X50 folding mountain bike! For a chance to win, just follow us on Twitter at @MontagueBikes and tell [...]
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Brace for Rising Gas Prices: Bike Commute

Tweet Summer always seems to bring a rise in gas prices. With more people traveling and taking long vacations, an increased demand means a further gouge in your wallet. This summer is no exception, with economists from many sources (CNN Money, USA Today) predicting widespread hikes in the coming weeks. Political unrest in Egypt is [...]
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¡Montague se une a la moda de los Harlem Shake!

Tweet Los Harlem Shake están de moda; son la última tendencia que arrasa a través de las redes sociales, y en Montague no nos lo queríamos perder. Hace un par de semanas hicimos el nuestro propio en nuestras oficinas ¡Qué divertido! Normalmente la sala de reuniones, donde ocurrió toda la acción, tiene un cierto aspecto [...]
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En bici por la nieve

Tweet ¡Esta semana ha vuelto a nevar un montón en Cambrigde! No voy a negar que no eche de menos el solecito, pero la verdad es que no me canso de la nieve. La ciudad esta preciosa vestida de blanco. La peor parte se la ha llevado mi bici. Aunque las carreteras y las aceras  [...]
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Montague Bikes… ¡ahora en español!

Tweet Buenas! Me llamo Marta Choya y recientemente me he incorporado a la  empresa Montague Folding  Bikes, situada en Cambridge, Massachusetts. Montague produce bicicletas plegables de tamaño completo, por lo que la puedes llevar fácilmente a cualquier escapada en la que te quieras aventurar: paseos por la ciudad, excursiones por la montaña, ir en bici [...]
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Visualizing Bike Share

Tweet   The increasing popularity of Bike Share programs in cities across the world is making transportation cycling a reality for many. Not only does it provide conveniently located bikes for newcomers or casual riders, it’s also developing a culture of cycling. I hate to say it, but it’s no doubt that here in the [...]
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Options and Preferences

Tweet Part 3 in the “CX First Timer Custom Build Experiment” In case you’re just tuning in, we’ve begun the adventure of a first time bike build – using a Montague folding frame as the start of a cyclocross (CX) build. How to know which one is right? Last time we talked about alloys, now [...]
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