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Archive for June, 2014

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Getting Nostalgic

Posted by MBIKES on in Bikes, News

Coming off one epics sports weekend. It got me thinking about biking as a spectator sport. So, I jump on the old internet and starting doing a little research. Did you know the original Madison Square Garden was built in 1879 as home to a velodrome? At the time, bike racing was one of the […]

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What exactly is a fixie?

Posted by MBIKES on in Bikes, News

Can you coast on your current whip? Well, it might be single speed, but it isn’t a fixie. A “fixie” is a bike with a “fixed” gear. Basically, it is a bike that lacks the ability to “freewheel” or coast. Does this mean your bike is broken? No. It just means the rear cog (that […]

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Hello World! Meet MBIKES!

Posted by MBIKES on in News, Press

Hello Atlanta and hello WORLD! We are MBIKES, an Atlanta-based manufacturer of single speed, fixed-gear bicycles that are stylish, affordable, and as cool as you are. Sold primarily via the web, the bikes come in a variety of colors and enjoy a simplified, retro and slightly edgy design.

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