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I Want to Hold Your Hand: Handlebars

Tweet Part 5 in the “CX First Timer Custom Build Experiment” Admittedly the name handlebar is a little misleading; they’re actually tubes, only the very early bikes had an actual steel bar – think how heavy that would be! So Many Flavors Handlebars come in many flavors, each with their own devotees, advantages, and disadvantages. [...]
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Let’s Start from the Very Beginning

Tweet Part 1 in the “CX First Timer Custom-Build Experiment” Before your bike, or my bike (or anyone’s bike for that matter) was rolling down the road it had to be built.  (In this instance we’re not discussing welds and alloys per se, but more the actual fitting together of components into a recognizable vehicle [...]
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“There is no such thing as bad weather, just bad equipment”

Tweet I want Scott Christy, one of our faithful Montague folding bike riders, to be my mentor.  He currently lives in Alaska with his wife and his two kids: his airplane and his Montague mountain bike.  When he offered to send me some pictures of his plane and bike (now featured on our Facebook page [...]
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Where to Bike with Montague Bikes: San Diego

Tweet When I think of San Diego I think of two things: one-the zoo and two- Will Farrell in Anchorman.  The second is, unfortunately, not appropriate for this blog, but “YouTube” it anyway.    Nonetheless, Montague Bikes continues its “Where to Bike with Montague” series with San Diego, California. So acrobatic animals is something you [...]
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Earth Day 2010

Tweet Hope you are all out enjoying the day and riding your bike. Here are some great websites, just to name a few,  where you can learn more about Earth Day and helping to protect the earth for future generations: http://www.earthday.org/ http://www.nature.org/ http://www.edf.org/ Did you know: Half of the oxygen in the air is produced [...]
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Montague Folding Bikes’ Crosstown Goes to the Marathon!

Tweet I had a great time yesterday at the Boston Marathon with the new Montague Crosstown! Everyone was really excited about the bike-I caught a ton of people ogling it (included a few cops!) and countless people commented on it and asked me for details and where they can buy it. This was our first [...]
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Men’s Journal Features the New Montague Full Size Single Speed BOSTON!

Tweet Montague Boston “Witness the world’s first 700c-wheeled, single-speed folding bike. If you live in a flat city and don’t mind arriving with some sweat on your brow, then you’ll also appreciate the Boston for its sturdiness and simplicity. [$769; montaguebikes.com] OUR RATING: 8/10″ -Men’s Journal Men’s Journal’s “Gear” section gives men an insight into [...]
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Bicycle Retailer Reviews the Brand New Line of Montague Folding Bikes!

Tweet Jason Norman of Bicycle Retailer and Industry News published a great article describing the new line of full size folding bikes. He starts off with a quote that seems to be straight from Star Wars: “Montague Corporation is going where no mainstream folding bike manufacturer has gone before-into the realm of 700c”. He continues [...]
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Montague Folding Bikes Praised at TaiPei Show According to Bicycle Retailer and Industry News!

Tweet Bicycle Retailer and Industry News recently ran an article featuring the TaiPei Cycle Show that was held in  TaiPei, Taiwan last month. The TaiPei Cycle Show is a “key venue as its international business grows” says Nicole Formosa of Bicycle Retailer. Exhibitors (like the Montague Corporation) and 15 international distributors packed the Nangang Exhibition Hall [...]
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Pan Mass Challenge: Use Your Montague Folding Bike to Make a Difference!

Tweet The Pan Mass Challenge is an annual event to raise money for Cancer research and treatment. It is the nations first bike-a-thon for charity and boasts a huge success today. The story behind PMC is inspiring. Billy Star, founder of the PMC, is a beacon of hope to anyone battling cancer. The inspiration to [...]
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