Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

The Boundary has seven speeds controlled by a 7-speed trigger shifter with Pro Rush 1×7 wide-range drivetrain. Nevertheless, the Boundary is a dependable mountain bike that provides an excellent riding experience on the trail or neighborhood streets. The Boundary MTB is designed for longevity, thanks to its robust frame that withstands rugged terrains effectively. Its… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

By 1979, even the Paramount had been passed, technologically speaking, by a new generation of American as well as foreign custom bicycle manufacturers. By the late 1970s, a new bicycle sport begun by enthusiasts in Northern California had grown into a new type of all-terrain bicycle, the mountain bike. Mountain bikes were originally based on… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

I replaced the tires that come with it with a pair of Michelin City Trekking tires. Can’t find the link right now with the exact size, but I wanted something a little smoother and narrower. These are based on a quick measurement, so don’t sue me if they are not exact. Hopefully your bike fits,… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

However, some advanced riders will bemoan the deficiency of more gears, deeming the 21 a little too limiting in their quest to unlock the bike’s full power. Considering this is a bike designed for casual use, though, this is schwinn mountain bike forgivable, more so when you consider its price point. It’s top-notch suspension fork… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

It also has trigger shifters instead of twist shifters which are a lovely touch and much better for off-road riding. The wheels come in 29″ with large 2.25″ tires, which really helps the bike roll over obstacles such as tree stumps and rocks quickly. On the standard models, you have rim brakes which are going… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

By the late 1970s, a new bicycle sport begun by enthusiasts in Northern California had grown into a new type of all-terrain bicycle, the mountain bike. Mountain bikes were originally based on Schwinn balloon-tired cruiser bicycles fitted with derailleur gears and called “Klunkers”. A few participants began designing and building small numbers of mountain bikes… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

The 35mm-wide rims are a nice match for the tire width, delivering good stability and rollover capability. It’s not quite a plus bike, and that might actually be a good call. The rear brake hose can kink and break when turning the handlebars causing the rider to lose control of the bike, posing a crash… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

When choosing an indoor cycling bike, you should look for one with a comfortable seat, adjustable resistance, clear display, helpful metric tracking, Bluetooth and app connectivity, and adjustable seat and handlebars. Hit the trails with the Standpoint, a Schwinn Signature® mountain bike. The Standpoint features an aluminum mountain frame with Schwinn suspension fork for controlled… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

With a Q factor of 162 mm, and smooth belt drive, our drivetrain provides a comfortable ride that users will love. The SC 5 bike combines user-focused features, best-in-class biomechanics and a high degree of adjustability to deliver the optimal bike fit for riders of all shapes, sizes and abilities. To maintain uncompromising quality ride… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame

Our newest bike, the AC Performance Plus with Carbon Blue, is designed to enhance rider comfort with an infinitely adjustable seat and handlebars, a wider step-through and durable, covered stretch pads – all surrounded by a rust-free aluminum frame. A stronger drive train and carbon blue belt make for easy maintenance while delivering an authentic… Continue reading Ignaz & Frank Schwinn Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame