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The 12 Days of Cycling

Tweet It’s that time of year. Rather than providing an assortment of products that you might purchase for yourself or a loved one (although we always do recommend a folding bike and accessories…heck, we’ve even got t-shirts!), please enjoy this parody on everybody’s favourite Christmas song, “The 12 Days of Christmas” – or as you’ll [...]
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Bikes Not Bombs!

Tweet Here at Montague we’re always working on innovative new products and looking to improve our existing line of folding bikes. This means a lot of prototype frames and components coming in and out of our offices. Eventually, things start to pile up and we end up with a whole lot of bike parts we [...]
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Preventing Bike Theft

Tweet With a Montague Folding Bike you can easily store your bike in your apartment, car trunk or under your desk at work, making it much less likely you need to worry about bike theft. For those times when you can’t bring your bike inside, you need to lock it up right to avoid a [...]
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What is #bikeschool?

Tweet I’ve got one of our Twitter friends @bikerly to thank for this post.  He, along with @lovingthebike and @egggman (yep, 3) Tweeted at the end of July about a #secretevilplan, and that’s how #bikeschool was born.  What is this #secretevilplan, you ask? It’s… “Short stories of (real human) lessons learned by bike. Blogged or [...]
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Boston’s MBTA expands Bike Coach program to give cyclists more traveling options!

Tweet Who needs bike coaches when you have a Montague Folding Bike? Still, we fully appreciate the extra portability and convenience of the The Bike Coach rail cars that are available on the MBTA Newburyport and Rockport commuter rail lines on weekends and holidays.  These coaches will run through Columbus Day! That’s October 12 in [...]
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Boston vs. Los Angeles Face Off in Basketball and in Bikes!

Tweet As we are a Boston based company, I’d like to kick this post off by saying “GO CELTICS!”  We, as a folding bike company, always enjoy a little healthy competition and thought we’d take this rivalry one step further – from basketball to cycling – we’re here to compare which is better: Boston or [...]
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Montague Folding Bike Riders’ Favorite Places to Ride

Tweet First off, I’d like to send a big THANK YOU to all the Montague Cyclists for your input on your favorite places to ride!  We love hearing your experiences riding your Montague Bike and encourage all of you to keep the feedback coming! Today, I’d like to feature John G. from Delaware who rode [...]
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Montague Folding Bikes Fondly Remembers Trevor Maxwell Lyons

Tweet To pay homage to one of our own, I would like to dedicate this blog post to one of Montague Folding Bikes‘ fallen comrades.  You may have known him only as a model that probably should have smiled more, but, to us, he was so much more than just a pretty face.  Trevor Maxwell [...]
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2010 Montague SwissBike X70 Folding Bike – The Trails Await

Tweet MONTAGUE BIKES IS ANNOUNCING THE RELEASE OF A BRAND NEW FULL-SIZE FOLDING BIKE: The 2010 Montague SwissBike X70 Folding Bike! The X70 is a brand new model from SwissBike that will be sure to keep the adventurer out on the trails.  There’s quietness to the ride that tames harshness that could takes its toll [...]
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Montague Introduces the Boston! The First Available 700c Single Speed Folding Bike!

Tweet MONTAGUE BIKES IS ANNOUNCING THE RELEASE OF A BRAND NEW FULL-SIZE FOLDING BIKE: The Montague Boston Folding Bike! The First Available 700c Single Speed Folding Bike! The Boston brings back the basics as the first available 700c single speed folding bike. It is a sleek and lightweight bike powered by a single-speed drivetrain that [...]
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