Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike - Unisex.

 332/4680
Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike - Unisex.
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Ideal for the recreational rider who wants that bit extra, this Challenge 26 inch folding trekking bike, is great for exploring the great outdoors. Durable and strong, with features such as a tough silver steel frame, 18 gears with Sunrun shifters and front suspension, this hard-wearing bike gives an easier, smoother ride.

  • Steel frame.
  • 18 gears with Thumb shift shifters.
  • Sunrun SL-KDSG-03 gears.
  • Sunrun RD-HG-04 rear derailleur.
  • Front V-type and rear V-type brakes.
  • Front suspension.
  • Steel forks.
  • Weight fully assembled 16.5kg.
  • 18.5 inch frame size.
  • 26 inch wheel size.
  • 31 to 34 inch inside leg measurements.
  • Minimal assembly.
  • EAN: 3324680.

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The tyres on our bikes are sold partially inflated to prevent damage in transit. You will need to fully inflate the tyres before use.

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Customer reviews and ratings

Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike - Unisex. 4 5 21 21
Folding Bike The clue is in the title of the Bike -Challenge I found it a bit tricky to put together. But the bike will be used as a trainer to improve my fitness - so can't comment on its road / ground worthiness. 20 January 2015
Great Bike great bike, bought for my daughter to take on train when she goes to uni, she loves it. 13 January 2015
Folding bike This bike is a great size & folds easily, it looks so much better than the usual folding bike with good gears & sturdy frame at a bargain price. 31 December 2014
Surprisingly good and excellent value I wanted a bike that I could put in the back of my car as I live in a very hilly area but wanted to start off on flat sections. This bike though far supasses what I expected of a folding bike - it feels and rides like a regular fixed bike. It breaks and assembles in lightning quick time and the locking mechanism is better than many previoue folding biokes I have come across in the past. 13 November 2014
Excellent buy My daughter purchased this with her birthday money and she loves it, we live in a flat and therefore needed something easy on storage, my only critic is that it would be useful to have something that holds it together when folded as it does make it harder to carry trying to keep it closed, but otherwise excellent and I would recommend 21 October 2014
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Propstand

5 months, 1 week ago
Does this bike come with a propstand so the bike can stand alone instead of leant against a wall?
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4 months, 4 weeks ago
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Good bike shops should be able to supply a propstand. They are cheap and simple to fit.
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4 months, 4 weeks ago
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Hi,

No, the Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike doesn't feature a propstand.

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Where can we see one?

5 months, 2 weeks ago
Live in Suffolk, would like 2, worried about size for my Wife!
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4 months, 4 weeks ago
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Hi, thank you for your question.

Please ask to view one of the Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike ? Unisex in store. There is also details available on the internet regarding the correct bike size based on the inside leg measurement.

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Re tyres

6 months ago
Hi dose it have normal type or mountain type tyres fitted.
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5 months, 4 weeks ago
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Hi Bryan,

Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that this bike comes fitted with mountain bike tyres.

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Can a standard seat replace existing seat

6 months ago
From previous feedback it is clear that the seat is uncomfortable and not suitable, therefore can you confirm whether a standard cycle seat purchased in a shop can fit to replace existing seat?
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6 months ago
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Hi, Estoneia.

Yes, the Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike seat can be replaced with a standard seat.

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Width and Length Measurements required

6 months ago
Please can you tell me what the width and length measurements are when folded, so that I have an idea whether the folded bike can fit in the car.
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6 months ago
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Hi, Estoneia.

The folded dimensions of the Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike are 99 x 60 x 83cm.

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7 months ago
My husband has assembled the bike and I thought I would only need to unclip the lever and push it to fold it again but neither of us can get it folded. Is there something else we need to do to fold it.

Do we need to take the handlebars off again?
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7 months ago
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after you have loosened the 'clip handle' you need to 'pull up' on the clip to release the spring loaded bolt that the clip is attached too
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9 months ago
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depends on the size of the boot - you would need a large car with a large boot for it to fit
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7 months ago
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am 22 stone and 6 ft tall, had no problems with the bike at all :)
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Im 16 stone & never had a problem in 3 years of use
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10 months ago
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Hello, Karen.

The maximum user weight for the Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike is 85kg, which is about 13 stone.

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Inside Leg specification

11 months ago
The webpage still says "31 to 34 inch inside leg measurements."

Answers here are contradictory:

... the leg size for a 26inch bike is 26 inches to 32 inches. I am sorry for the confusion this has caused.

... With the Challenge Folding 26 Inch Trekking Bike - Unisex, the frame is 17 inches, which means it is suitable for a 30-31.9 inch inside leg measurement (one inch less than the 31 inches listed).

Please clarify once again.
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7 months ago
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My leg measurement is 29" and I am fine (just about) using this bike with the seat at its lowest
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10 months ago
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Hello,

Having spoken to our supplier, they advise me that the inside leg specification of 31 to 34 inch is correct for bikes from 26.5? to 30.5?
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I weigh 85kg is this bike suitable for me ?

11 months ago
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The maximum user weight for this product is 80kg.

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