The Schwinn Collegiate

1984 schwinn collegiate

This page provides year by year images and info quoted from Schwinn catalogs for the Collegiate from 1954 to 1985.

1954


Something to Cheer About!
Schwinn Collegiate
Real value and attractive styling in American-Made Lightweights!

1954 schwinn collegiate

Here's lightweight cycling st its best, and at low cost. Collegiate's construction assures top-natch performance and miles of trouble-free service... with chrome rims, smart styling, and functional lines. Coaster brake equipped. Made in America by Schwinn.

  • 26-inch size Boys W-2
  • 26-inch size Girls W-52

See the full 1954 Schwinn catalog.

1964


New budget priced derailleur model with 5 speeds, 45 to 85 gear, Schwinn tubular rims, 26" x 1 3/8" nylon tires, tourist style handlebars and saddle.

1964 schwinn collegiate c-11

Colors: Flamboyant Red, Radiant Blue, Coppertone or Black. Also available in a Ladies model, C61, with the same color options.

  • C11 - Schwinn Collegiate, 19" frame .............$56.95
  • C12 - Schwinn Collegiate, 21" frame ............. $56.95
  • C13 - Schwinn Collegiate, 23" frame ............. $56.95

5-speed lightweight model.

1964 schwinn collegiate c-61
  • C61 - Schwinn Collegiate (ladies) ................. $56.95

See the full 1964 Schwinn catalog.

1965


The most popular 5-speed model in the schwinn line.

1965 sports bike2

5-speed
Exceptional value in a lightweight model at a budget price... with 5-speed Sprint Derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, sturdy Schwinn tubular rims, 26" x 1 3/8" nylon sports touring tires, tourist style handlebars and lightweight foam cushioned mattress saddle. Radiant Coppertone, Violet or black.

  • 719 Collegiate, 19" frame....$56.95
  • 721 Collegiate, 21" frame....$56.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Popular lightweight styling with high performance Schwinn features.

1965 ladies varsity tourist

5-speed
An easy-pedaling new lightweight with Sprint derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, chrome plated SChwinn tubular rims, 26" x 1 3/8" nylon sports touring tires, Lightweight cushioned mattress saddle, chrome plated fenders, forged steel fork, Radiant coppertone, sky blue or violet.

  • 769 Collegiate....$56.95

See the full 1965 Schwinn catalog.

1966


Lightweight touring model with 5-speed gears at a budget price.

1966 Schwinn collegiate

5-speed
Sprint derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, front and rear caliper brakes, touring handlebars, 26" x 1 3/8 nylon sports touring tires. Radiant coppertone, sky blue, violet.

  • 719 Collegiate, 19" frame....$59.95
  • 721 Collegiate, 21" frame....$59.95
  • 721 Collegiate, 23" frame....$59.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Easy to pedal! Easy to ride!

1966 Schwinn traveler and collegiate

5-speed
Sprint derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, front and rear caliper brakes, chrome plated fenders, full-length chainguard, foam-cushioned saddle,, 26" x 1 3/8 nylon cord sports touring tires. Radiant COppertone, Sky Blue, Violet.

  • 769 Ladies Collegiate....$56.95

See the full 1966 Schwinn catalog.

1967


The thrill of 5-speed gears at an easy budget price.

1967 schwinn varsity sport and collegiate

5 speed gears
Riding pleasure you never expected in a lightweight bike. Budget priced tourist model with 5-speed derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, single Stik-Shift gear control lever. Front and rear caliper brakes, touring handlebars, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" nylon sports touring tires.
Colors: Campus Green, Coppertone, Sky Blue, Violet.

  • 719 - 26" Collegiate, 19" frame .... $62.95
  • 721 - 26" Collegiate, 21" frame .... $62.95
  • 723 - 26" Collegiate, 23" frame .... $62.95

Schwinn Deluxe Collegiate

You'll master the miles with this fully equipped lightweight tourist model.

1967 schwinn varsity tourist and deluxe collegiate

5 speed gears
Handsomely styled with 5-speed derailleur, wide range 43 to 85 gear, single Stik-Shift control, generator powered headlight and taillight, roomy saddle bag, chrome plated tire pump, chrome plated fenders, handbrakes, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" sports touring tires.
Colors: Campus Green, Coppertone, Sky Blue.

  • 729 - 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 19" frame .... $72.95
  • 731 - 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 21" frame .... $72.95
  • 733 - 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 23" frame .... $72.95

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

43 to 85 gear, single Stik-Shift control. Drop bars, racing saddle, sports pedals, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" sports touring tires.
Colors: Campus Green, Coppertone, Sky Blue.

  • 219 - 26" Collegiate Sport, 19" frame .... $62.95
  • 221 - 26" Collegiate Sport, 21" frame .... $62.95
  • 223 - 26" Collegiate Sport, 23" frame .... $62.95

Schwinn Deluxe Collegiate for ladies

Outstanding value in a smartly designed ladies lightweight touring bike.

1967 schwinn deluxe collegiate and collegiate

Easy pedaling, 5-speed derailleur, single Stik-Shift gear control, generator operated headlight and taillight, roomy saddlebag, chrome plated tire pump, chrome plated fenders, front and rear caliper brakes, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" whitewall tires.
Colors: Campus Green, Coppertone, Sky Blue.

  • 779 - 26" Ladies' Deluxe Collegiate ... $72.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Trim, sleek and fast for real get up and go! Equipped with 5-speed derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, convenient Stik-Shift control, front and rear caliper brakes, chrome plated fenders, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" nylon sports touring tires, foam cushioned saddle.
Colors: Campus Green, Coppertone, Sky Blue, Violet.

  • 769 - 26" Ladies' Collegiate ... $62.95

See the full 1967 Schwinn catalog.

1968


Designed for cycling enjoyment.

1968 schwinn deluxe collegiate and collegiate

Budget priced lighweight tourist model with 5-speed derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, patented single Stik gearshift control, caliper brakes, touring handlebars, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" nylon sports touring tires, chrome plated fenders. Colors: Campus green, Coppertone, sky blue.

  • 729 26" Collegiate, 19" frame..........$66.95
  • 731 26" Collegiate, 21" frame..........$66.95
  • 733 26" Collegiate, 23" frame..........$66.95

Schwinn Deluxe Collegiate

Fully equipped tourist model with patented single Stik gearshift control, 5-speed derailleur, generator operated headlight and tailight, roomy saddlebag, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" sports touring tires. COlors: Campus green, coppertone, sky blue.

  • 729 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 19" frame..........$76.95
  • 731 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 21" frame..........$76.95
  • 733 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 23" frame..........$76.95

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

Discover the lightweight land of schwinn on this 5-speed.

1968 schwinn collegiate sport

Single Stik gearshift control, 43 to 85 derailleur gear, front and rear caliper brakes, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8 sprts touring tires. Colors: Campus green, Coppertone, Sky blue.

  • 739 26" Collegiate Sport, 19" frame.......$66.95
  • 741 26" Collegiate Sport, 21" frame.......$66.95
  • 743 26" Collegiate Sport, 23" frame.......$66.95

Schwinn Deluxe Collegiate for ladies


A perfect choice for the adult cyclist.

1968 schwinn deluxe collegiate and collegiate for ladies

Smartly designed with 5-speed derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, patented easyto-reach single Stik gearshift control, generator operated headlight and taillight, roomy saddlebag, chrome plated tire pump, Schwinn tubular rims, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" whitewall tires, chrome plated fenders, front and rear caliper brakes, cushioned lightweight saddle. Colors: Campus green, Sky blue, Violet.

  • 779 26" Ladies' Deluxe Collegiate............$76.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Trim, sleek and fast for real get up and go! The "in" way to get outdoor exercise. Equipped with 5-speed derailleur, 43 to 85 gear, convenient patented single Stik gearshift control, front and rear caliper brakes, chrome plated fenders, sturdy Schwinn tubular rims, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" nylon sports touring tires, lightweight foam cushioned saddle, built-in kickstand. Colors: Campus green, sky blue, violet.

  • 769 26" Ladies' Collegiate............$66.95

See the full 1968 Schwinn catalog.

1969


Discover the joys of cycling on this 5-speed lightweight.

1968 schwinn  collegiate

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

Drop handlebars for added leverage, less pedaling effort, new convenient dual position caliper brake levers.

  • 739 26" Collegiate Sport, 19" frame..............$73.95
  • 741 26" Collegiate Sport, 21" frame..............$73.95

Schwinn Deluxe Collegiate

Fully equipped 5-speed tourist model with generator operated headlight and tailight, 26" x 1 3/8" whitewall tires, chrome plated fenders, front and rear caliper brakes.

1968 schwinn deluxe collegiate, collegiate tourist
  • 729 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 19" frame..................$78.95
  • 731 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 21" frame..................$78.95
  • 733 26" Deluxe Collegiate, 23" frame..................$78.95

Schwinn Collegaite Tourist

Riding pleasure in a lightweight 5-speed tourist bike. Chrome plated fenders, front and rear caliper brakes, tourist style handlebars.

  • 729 26" Collegiate tourist, 19" frame..................$71.95
  • 731 26" Collegiate tourist, 21" frame..................$71.95
  • 733 26" Collegiate tourist, 23" frame..................$71.95

Shcwinn Deluxe Collegiate for ladies

Easy handling, smooth riding lightweight tourist model.

1968 schwinn deluxe collegiate and collegiate

Lightweight Bikes for Girls

Convenient single-Stik gear shift control, 5-speed derailleur, generator operated headlight and tail light, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" whitewall tires, front and rear caliper brakes, lightweight mattress saddle. Colors: Campus green, Sierra brown, Sky blue.

  • 779 26" Ladies' Deluxe Collegiate, 19" frame..........$78.95
  • 781 26" Ladies' Deluxe Collegiate, 21" frame..........$78.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Trim, sleek and smooth riding for real get up and go. The "in" way to get outdoor exercise. Convenient single-Stik gear shift control, 5-speed derailleur, caliper brakes, chrome plated fenders, Schwinn 26" x 1 3/8" nylon sports touring tires, foam cushioned saddle. Colors: Campus Green, Sierra brown, sky blue.

  • 769 26" Ladies' collegiate, 19" frame.......$71.95
  • 771 26" Ladies' collegiate, 21" frame.......$71.95

See the full 1969 Schwinn catalog.

1970


Budget priced lightweight bikes equipped with the new wide range 5-speed derailleur gears and wide range 5 cog cluster, 37 to 85 gear.

1970 schwinn collegiate tourist and collegiate sport

Single shift control, 26" x 1 3/8" touring tires.
Colors: Sierra brown, sky blue, campus green.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

  • 26" Collegiate, 19" frame 5-speed.....$71.95 3-speed.....$69.95
  • 26" Collegiate, 21" frame 5-speed.....$71.95 3-speed.....$69.95

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

  • 739-9 26" Collegiate, 19" frame 5-speed.....$74.95
  • 741-9 26" Collegiate, 21" frame 5-speed.....$74.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

For fun fitness or just getting there, here's your choice.

1970 schwinn collegiate and breeze

Lightweight bikes for Girls

New wide range 5-speed derailleur gears. Single-Stik contro, caliper brakes foam 5-speed derailleur gears. Single-Stik control caliper brakes, foam cushioned saddle. COlors: Campus Green, sky blue, sierra brown.

  • 769 26" Ladies' collegiate, 19" frame 5-speed.......$71.95 3-speed.....69.95
  • 771 26" Ladies' collegiate, 21" frame 5-speed.......$71.95 3-speed.....69.95

See the full 1970 Schwinn catalog.

1971


New Frame sizes in Men's Lightweight bicycles

1971 schwinn collegiate

Popular priced men's lightweight bike equipped with wide range 5-speed derailleur gears and wide range 5-cog cluster, 37 to 85 gear, Single-Stik control mounted to handlebar stem for convenience, 26" x 1 3/8" touring tires. More COlors: Sierra brown, Campus Green, sky blue, burgundy.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

  • 717 Collegiate Tourist, 17" frame.... $79.95
  • 720 Collegiate Tourist, 20" frame.....$79.95
  • 722 Collegiate Tourist, 22" frame.... $79.95

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

  • 740 Collegiate Sport, 20" frame.....$82.95
  • 742 Collegiate Sport, 22" frame.... $82.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Lightweight Bikes designed to fit your needs.

1971 schwinn breeze and collegiate

First choice for fun, and the daily ride. Wide range 5-speed derailleur gears for ease in riding, hand brakes foam cushioned saddle. Elegantly styled with chrome fenders. In choice of colors: Sierra brown, campus green, sky blue and burgundy.

  • 767 collegiate, 17" frame .......$79.95
  • 769 collegiate, 19" frame .......$79.95
  • 771 collegiate, 21" frame .......$79.95

See the full 1971 Schwinn catalog.

1972


Popular priced men's lightweight equipped with a durable 5-speed derailleur and a 5-cog cluster, 37 to 85 gear.

1972 schwinn collegiate

Single-stick shift control mounted at handlebar stem for convenience. 26" x 1 3/8" touring tires.
Choice of colors: Sierra Brown, Campus Green, or Kool Lemon.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

  • Model 717 17" frame Collegiate . . . $79.95
  • Model 720 20" frame Collegiate . . .$79.95
  • Model 722 22" frame Collegiate . . . $79.95
  • Model 724 24" frame Collegiate . . .$79.95

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

  • Model 740 20" frame Collegiate . . . $82.95
  • Model 742 22" frame Collegiate . . . $82.95

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Enjoy the added tuning of 5-speed gear performance.

1972 schwinn breeze and collegiate for girls

Handbrakes, foam cushion saddle. Elegantly styled with chrome fenders. Derailleur gears with Single-Stik control.
Choice of Colors : Sierra Brown, Campus Green, or Kool Lemon.

  • Model 767 17" frame Collegiate .........$79.95
  • Model 769 19" frame Collegiate .........$79.95
  • Model 771 21" frame Collegiate .........$79.95

See the full 1972 Schwinn catalog.

1973


Popular priced men's lightweight with carbon steel frame and equipped with a rugged 5-speed derailleur and a 5-cog cluster, 37 - to - 85 gear.

1973 schwinn collegiate

Single-Stik shift control mounted at handlebar stem for convenience. 26" x 1 3/8" gum wall tires. Drop handlebars on Sport models. Colors: Sierra Brown, campus Green, or Kool Lemon. Wt. 39-42 lbs. depending on frame size.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

  • Model 717 17" frame Collegiate Tourist, .... $89.95
  • Model 720 20" frame Collegiate Tourist, .....$89.95
  • Model 722 22" frame Collegiate Tourist, .... $89.95
  • Model 724 24" frame Collegiate Tourist, .... $89.95

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

  • Model 740 20" frame Collegiate Sport, .....$94.95
  • Model 742 22" frame Collegiate Sport, .... $94.95

Schwinn Collegite for ladies

Enjoy the added zest of 5-speed Schwinn designed gears.

1973 schwinn collegiate for girls

Built-to-last carbon steel frame welded as only Schwinn does into a single unit responsive frame. Handbrakes, foam cushioned saddle. Elegantly styled with chrome fenders. Single-Stik gear control. 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall straight side sports touring tires. Choice of colors: SIerra Brown, Campus green, or Kool Lemon. Wt. 41-42 lbs., depending on frame size.

  • Model 767 17" frame collegiate, .......$89.95
  • Model 769 19" frame collegiate, .......$89.95
  • Model 771 21" frame collegiate, .......$89.95

See the full 1973 Schwinn catalog.

1974


A 5-speed bike with features popularity priced! Diamond style carbon steel frame.

1974 schwinn collegiate

New GT-120 rear derailleur 37 to 85 gear, so easy to shift. Single-Stik shift control. 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires. Drop handlebars on sport model. Colors: Kool Lemon, Opaque Blue or Sunset Orange. Wt. 39-41 lbs., depending on frame size and style of handlebars.

Collegiate Tourist

5-speed Collegiate Tourist

  • 717 17" frame Collegiate .........
  • 720 20" frame Collegiate .........
  • 722 22" frame Collegiate .........
  • 724 24" frame Collegiate .........

Collegiate Sport

5-Speed Collegiate Sport

  • 740-9 20" frame Collegiate ..........
  • 742-9 22" frame Collegiate ..........

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

Enjoy the extra get-up-and-go of the new Schwinn designed GT-120 5-speed rear derailleur 5-speed gears, so easy to shift.

1974 schwinn collegiate girls

Sturdy carbon steel frame, handbrakes, foam cushioned saddle, built-in kickstand, chrome fenders, and 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires. Smartly trimmed with chrome to make it a fashion leader.
Colors: Kool Lemon, Opaque Blue or Sunset Orange. Wt., 41-42 lbs., depending on frame size.

  • 767 17" frame collegiate .......
  • 769 19" frame collegiate.......
  • 771 21" frame collegiate.......

See the full 1974 Schwinn catalog.

1975


Are you considering a derailleur equipped bicycle for the first time? If so, consider the five-speed Schwinn Collegiate.

1975 schwinn collegiate

The perfect bike for in-town riding; the collegiate comes in a varietyof frame sizes which will accommodate adult riders as well as younger cyclists. Available either with sport drop handlebars or with conventional upright tourist style handlebars.

5-Speed Tourist Style:

  • Schwinn Collegiate-17" frame Model 717
  • Schwinn Collegiate-20" frame Model 720
  • Schwinn Collegiate-22" frame Model 722
  • Schwinn Collegiate-24" frame Model 724

5-Speed Sport:

  • Schwinn Collegiate-17" frame Model 737
  • Schwinn Collegiate-20" frame Model 740
  • Schwinn Collegiate-22" frame Model 742
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Specifications

Frame: Schwinn designed and manufatured diamond style durable steel frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Lime green, Flamboyant red or Yellow.
Wheels: Schwinn tubular rims and Schwinn Approved hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires.
Handlebar and Stem: Tourist or sport bar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Block pedals on tourist model. Rattrap style on sport model. All reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with rear cog- 14-17-21-26-32 teeth.
Brakes: Side pull caliper.
Saddle: Foam cushioned touring style with springs.
Weight: 39-41 lbs., depending on frame size.
(Chrome finish fenders availble on models 737, 740 and 742 at extra cost.)

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate Sport for ladies

This year, girls of a variety of ages can enjoy the thrill of sporty drop handlebars and five-speed derailleur gears with the new Schwinn ladies Collegiate Sport (Pictured).

1975 schwinn collegiate sport for girls

All the fine features which have made the tourist Collegiate so popular are here. Tubular rims, five-speed derailleur gears and diamond-style carbon steel frame. Of course, the Schwinn ladies Collegiate is also available in the popular upright handlebar tourist model.

  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 17" frame Model 787
  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 19" frame Model 789
  • Schwinn Collegiate- 17" frame Model 767
  • Schwinn Collegiate- 19" frame Model 769
  • Schwinn Collegiate- 22" frame Model 772
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Specifications

Frame: Durable Schwinn designed and manufatured steel ladies' frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Lime green, Flamboyant red or Yellow.
Wheels: Schwinn tubular rims and Schwinn Approved hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires.
Handlebar and Stem: Steel Tourist or sport bar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Rattrap style on sport model. Block pedals on tourist model. All reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with cog- 14-17-21-26-32 teeth.
Brakes: Side pull caliper.
Saddle: Cushioned with foam.
Weight: 39-41 lbs., depending on frame size.
(Chrome finish fenders availble on models 787 and 789 extra cost.)

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

See the full 1975 Schwinn catalog.

1976


Are you considering a derailleur equipped bicycle after riding single speed three speed lightweights?

1976 schwinn collegiate sport

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

5-Speeds!
If so, consider the five-speed Schwinn Collegiate Sport. The perfect bike for in-town riding; the collegiate comes in a variety of frame sizes which will accommodate adult riders as well as younger cyclists. And the Schwinn five-speed gearing system is proven to be one of the most rugged derailleurs Available for today's modern cyclist.

5-Speed Tourist Style:

  • Schwinn Collegiate-17" frame Model 737
  • Schwinn Collegiate-20" frame Model 740
  • Schwinn Collegiate-22" frame Model 742
  • Schwinn Collegiate-24" frame Model 744
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Specifications

Frame: Schwinn designed and manufactured diamond style durable steel frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Lime green, Flamboyant red.
Wheels: Schwinn tubular rims and Schwinn Approved hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires.
Handlebar and Stem: Sports style bar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Rattrap style on sport model. All reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with rear cog- 14-17-21-26-32 teeth.
Brakes: Side pull caliper. Dual position levers.
Saddle: Sports style.
Weight: 39-41 lbs., depending on frame size.

(Chrome finish fenders availble on models 737, 740 and 742 at extra cost.) Fenders standard on the tourist model.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

The Collegiate Tourist with reliable Schwinn five-speed gears ans new design upright tourist style handlebars is the choice of students and recreational riders who depend on sure transportation, but with the refinement of gearing.

1976 schwinn collegiate tourist

5-Speeds!
Now move out on a bike with gears and conventional tourist styling. The Collegiate Tourist is styled with a youthful flair and is a bike any rider would be proud to own. Only at your authorized Schwinn Dealer. Check and compare feature-for-feature. The Collegiate Tourist is a best buy in conventional ligjtweight five-speed bicycles.

5-Speed Tourist Style:

  • Schwinn Collegiate-17" frame Model 717
  • Schwinn Collegiate-20" frame Model 720
  • Schwinn Collegiate-22" frame Model 722
  • Schwinn Collegiate-24" frame Model 724
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Specifications

Frame: Schwinn designed and manufactured diamond style durable steel frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Lime green, Flamboyant red.
Wheels: Schwinn tubular rims and Schwinn Approved hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires.
Handlebar and Stem: New design tourist style bar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Block pedals, reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with rear cog- 14-17-21-26-32 teeth.
Brakes: Side pull caliper.
Saddle: Foam cushion touring style with springs.
Weight: 39-41 lbs., depending on frame size. Fenders standard on tourist model.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate Sport for ladies

This year, girls of a variety of ages can enjoy the thrill of sporty drop handlebars and five-speed derailleur gears with the new Schwinn ladies Collegiate Sport.

1976 schwinn collegiate sport for girls

5-Speeds!
All the fine features which have made the tourist Collegiate so popular are here. Tubular rims, five-speed derailleur gears and durable diamond-style carbon steel frame. Of course, the Schwinn ladies Collegiate is also available in the popular upright handlebar tourist model. See pafe 31

  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 17" frame Model 787
  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 19" frame Model 789
  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 22" frame Model 772
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Specifications

Frame: Durable Schwinn designed and manufatured steel ladies' frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Lime green, Flamboyant red.
Wheels: Schwinn tubular rims and Schwinn Approved hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires.
Handlebar and Stem: Sports bar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Rattrap style on sport model. Block pedals on tourist model. All reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with cog- 14-17-21-26-32 teeth.
Brakes: Side pull caliper.
Saddle: Cushioned with foam.
Weight: 39-41 lbs., depending on frame size.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist for ladies

The sureness of upright tourist handlebars with the feel and command of hi-performance gearing. That's the Collegiate Tourist five-speed ligthweight for girls.

1976 schwinn collegiate sport for girls

5-Speeds!
With 26" wheels and new design tourist handlebars, the Collegiate assure a comfortable ride and represents a practical buy for many who have come to appreciate the ease of gearing. With a Schwinn-Approved five-speed derailleur you know this bike can take it. Schwinn quality throughout means that your investment will last many years, long after lesser bikes are no longer around. Enjoy a five-speed, whether you're a student, casual rider, or just moving up to Schwinn quality and value.

5-Speed Tourist Style

  • Schwinn Collegiate- 17" frame Model 767
  • Schwinn Collegiate- 19" frame Model 769
  • Schwinn Collegiate- 22" frame Model 772
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Specifications

Frame: Durable Schwinn designed and manufatured steel ladies' style frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Lime green, Flamboyant red.
Wheels: Schwinn tubular rims and Schwinn Approved hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" gumwall tires.
Handlebar and Stem: New design tourist Style handlebar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Block pedals, reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with cog- 14-17-21-26-32 teeth.
Brakes: Side pull caliper.
Saddle: Foam cushioned
Weight: 39-41 lbs., depending on frame size. Fenders standard on tourist model.

(Chrome finish fenders available on Model 787, 789 and 792 at extra cost.) Fenders standard on Tourist models. Tourist model illustrated. Sport model has drop style handlebars.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

See the full 1976 Schwinn catalog.

1977


A sure, reliable on the five-speed Schwinn Collegiate Sport.

1977 schwinn collegiate sport

The perfect bike for in-town and campus riding, availbale in a variety of frame sizes which will accommodate adult riders as well as younger cyclists. And the Schwinn five-speed gearing system is proven to be one of the most rugged, trouble-free derailleurs Available for today's modern cyclist.

  • Schwinn Collegiate-17" frame Camelback frame..........$134.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate-20" frame Model 740..........$134.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate-22" frame Model 742..........$134.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate-24" frame Model 744..........$134.95

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

All specifications as on Sport model except for tourist style handlebars, tourist comfort saddle, and block pedals.

1977 schwinn collegiate tourist

(Chrome plated fenders available on models 737, 740, 742, 744 at extra cost.) Fenders standard on the Tourist model.

  • Schwinn Collegiate-17" frame Camelback frame..........$129.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate-20" frame Model 720..........$129.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate-22" frame Model 722..........$129.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate-24" frame Model 724..........$129.95

Specifications

Frame: Schwinn designed and manufactured diamond style durable steel frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Sky Blue, Flamboyant red.
Wheels: Schwinn built tubular rims and small flange alloy Schwinn Approved hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" Schwinn Breeze Sports Touring gumwall.
Handlebar and Stem: Drop style bar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Steel Rattrap style, block style on tourist model. All reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with 14-17-21-26-32 tooth cog.
Brakes: Side pull caliper, with dual position levers.
Saddle: Schwinn-Approved racing style.
Weight: Approx. 39 lbs., depending on frame size.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate Sport for ladies

This year, girls of a variety of ages can enjoy the thrill of sporty drop handlebars and five-speed derailleur gears with the new Schwinn ladies Collegiate Sport.

1977 schwinn collegiate sport for girls

All the fine features which have made the Collegiate Tourist so popular are here. Tubular rims, five-speed derailleur gears and durable diamond-style carbon steel frame. Of course, the Schwinn ladies Collegiate is also available in the popular upright handlebar tourist model.

  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 17" frame Model 787........$134.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 19" frame Model 789........$134.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate Sport- 22" frame Model 792........$134.95

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist for ladies

1977 schwinn collegiate tourist for girls

All specifications as on Sport model, except for tourist as on Sport model, except for tourist style handlebars, tourist comfort saddle, block pedals and fenders.

  • Schwinn Collegiate Tourist- 17" frame Model 767........$129.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate Tourist- 19" frame Model 769........$129.95
  • Schwinn Collegiate Tourist- 22" frame Model 772........$129.95

(Chrome plated fenders extra on Sport Model.)

Specifications

Frame: Durable Schwinn designed and manufatured steel ladies' frame. Forged steel front fork.
Frame Finish: Lime green, Sky Blue.
Wheels: Schwinn-Built tubular rims on small flange Schwinn-Approved alloy hubs.
Tires: 26" x 1 3/8" Schwinn Breeze Sports Touring gumwall.
Handlebar and Stem: Drop style bar with forged steel stem.
Crank Set: One-piece forged crank.
Pedals: Steel Rattrap style. Block pedals on tourist model. All reflectorized.
Derailleurs and Gears: Schwinn Approved derailleur with cog- 14-17-21-26-32 tooth cog.
Brakes: Side pull caliper, with dual position levers.
Saddle: Schwinn-Approved racing style.
Weight: Approximately 39 lbs., depending on frame size.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

See the full 1977 Schwinn catalog.

1978


Durable Stlye handlebar.

1978 schwinn collegiate sport

5-Speed derailleur gears.
26" gumwall tires.
Rattrap pedals.
Men's Model:

  • Model 737 (17 frame")........$139.95
  • Model 740 (20 frame")........$139.95
  • Model 742 (22 frame")........$139.95

Schwinn Collegiate Sport for ladies

Ladies' Model:

  • Model 787 (17 frame")........$139.95
  • Model 790 (20 frame")........$139.95

Colors: Sky Blue, Flamboyant red.

Specifications

Frame: Unique design and construction, electro-forged. Forged steel front fork. Built-in-kickstand.
Wheels: Schwinn-built tubular steel rims. Schwinn-Approved hubs. 26" x 1 1/4" Schwinn Breeze Spots touring gumwall tires.
Handlebar: Taped, chrome plated drop style.
Stem: Forged steel.
Crankset: Chrome plated one piece forged steel crank.
Derailleur: Schwinn-Approved GT-120.
Gears: 46 front. 14-17-21-26-32 freewheel.
Brakes: Schwinn-Approved side pull with dual position levers.
Pedals: Rattrap, reflectorized.
Saddle: Racing style with vinyl cover.
Weight: Approximately 39 lbs.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

Upright tourist handlebar.

1978 schwinn collegiate tourist

Schwinn-Approved touring style saddle.
5-speed derailleur gears.
Full length chainguard.
Men's Model:

  • Model 717 (17" frame)...$134.95
  • Model 720 (20" frame)...$134.95
  • Model 722 (22" frame)...$134.95

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist for ladies

Ladies' Models:

  • Model 767 (17" frame)...$134.95
  • Model 770 (20" frame)...$134.95

Colors: Sky blue, Flamboyant red.

Specifications

Frame: Unique design and construction, electro-forged. Forged steel front fork. Built-in-kickstand.
Wheels: Schwinn-built chrome plated steel tubular rims. Schwinn-Approved front and rear alloy hubs. 26" x 1 1/4" Schwinn Breeze Spots Touring gumwall tires.
Handlebar: Upright touring with patented cushione grips.
Stem: Forged steel.
Crankset: Chrome plated one piece forged steel crank.
Derailleur: Schwinn-Approved GT-120.
Gears: 46 front. 14-17-21-26-32 freewheel.
Brakes: Schwinn-Approved side pull.
Pedals: Diamond tread block, reflectorized.
Saddle: Schwinn-Approved tourist style.
Weight: Approximately 39 lbs.

Note: Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

See the full 1978 Schwinn catalog.

1979


Boy's Frame Sizes

1979 schwinn collegiate sport

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

707-9 17" 10-speed FF
710-9 20" 10-speed FF
712-9 22" 10-speed FF

727-5 17" 5-speed FF
730-5 20" 5-speed FF
733-5 22" 5-speed FF

Schwinn Collegiate Sport for ladies

These youthfully styled Collegiate Sport models are the idea choice for boys, girls, or anyone who needs a sturdy 26 inch wheel lightweight style bike with dependable 2 3/8 inch gumwall tires and easy-shifting, jam-resistant 5 or 10-speed gears.

1979 schwinn collegiate sport girls

Girl's Frame Sizes

757-9 17" 10-speed FF
760-9 20" 10-speed FF

777-5 17" 5-speed FF
780-5 20" 5-speed FF

1979 schwinn collegiate sport

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

Equipped with Shimano FF front freewheeling chainwheels, the derailleur system is protected from damage by backpedaling and shifting gears is made easier, especially for 10-speed beginners. Now everyone can join the fum of riding 5 and 10-speed bikes with these smooth- shifting, long-lasting, trouble-free Schwinn Quality-Built Collegiates- an outstanding value at a budget price.

Assembled and fitted, ready to ride

  • 10-speed FF....$139.95
  • 5-speed FF....$134.95

Mesinger RI saddle with vinyl top.
Schwinn-Built extra strength tubular steel rims with 26 x 1 3/4" Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall tires.
Schwinn-Approved Mailland small flange alloy hubs, front and rear.
Maeda Suntour 5 cog 14-17-20-24-28 tooth chainwheel.
Suntour Seven rear derailleur.
Suntour sprint front derailleur.
Schwinn-Built drop style taped chrome plated steel handlebars with extension brake levers.
Schwinn-Approved aloy side pull caliper brakes.
Schwinn-Built drop forged steel fork extra strength.
Schwinn-Built electro forged 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel frame with built in kickstand housing and welded on cable lugs.
Schwinn-Approved forged steel one-piece crank with Shimano FF front freewheeling double plateau 39-52 tooth chainwheels.
Illustrated: The Boy's 10-speed Collegiate Sport equipped with FF.
Complete Specification on page 26.

Collegiate Tourist 26"

If you're looking for all-aroung riding comfort in a dependable lightweight styled bike with upright tourist handlebars and mattress saddle, thsese 26 inch wheel Collegiate Tourist model are a great value for boys or riders of all ages.

1979 schwinn collegiate tourist

Schwinn Boy's

Available in 3-speeds with hand brakes or coaster brake models (3-speed coaster on 17 inch frame sizes), these built-to-last Collegiate models are famous for thier sturdy construction and ability to withstand hard use- with genuine Schwinn Built electro-forged frames, forged steel forks, one-piece forged steel cranks, extra-strength tubular steel rims and many other exclusive Schwinn quality features not found on discount house or chain store bargain bikes. For only a few dollars more, you'll enjoy years of smoother, easier riding with lower service costs and higher resale value-so ride a Schwinn and save!

Complete specifications on page 26.

Assembled and fitted, ready to ride

  • 3-speed coaster....$119.95
  • 3-speed caliper....$114.95
  • Coaster............$99.95

Boys Frame Sizes

K37-8 17" 3-speed Coaster
K40-6 22" 3-speed Coaster
K42-6 24" 3-speed Coaster
K44-6 26" 3-speed Coaster

K40-4 20" 3-speed Caliper
K42-4 22" 3-speed Caliper
K44-4 24" 3-speed Caliper

Colors: Sky Blue, Black Sable and Emerald Green.

Collegiate Tourist for ladies

These Schwinn Collegiate Tourist models with 26 inch wheels are ideal for girls from 8 to 80 who prefer upright handlebars and a comfortable mattress saddle on a bike that's not too high with a step-through frame that makes it easy to get on and off.

1979 schwinn collegiate tourist girls

Schwinn Girl's

Choice of frames sizes from 17 inch for petite figures 20 or 22 inch for taller riders, with generous saddle height adjustment on each size.

The 5-speed model is equipped with Shimano FF front freewheeling system for easy, jam-free shifting of gears, a great convenience for everyone, especially new derailleur users. Also available in 3-speeds with hand brakes, or with coaster brakes (3-speed coaster on 17 inch frame models.) These Collegiate Tourist models have the same sturdy construction and famous Schwinn-Built quality features described on the preceding three pages- an outstanding value in long-lasting riding comfort and service-free satisfaction at a low budget price.

You'll be glad you chose Schwinn!
Complete specifications on page 26.

Colors: SKy blue, Black Sable, Emerald Green.

Assembled and fitted, ready to ride

  • 5-speed FF....$134.95
  • 3-speed coaster........$119.95
  • 3-speed Caliper........$114.95
  • Coaster......$99.95

Girls' Frame Sizes

767-5 17" 5-speed FF
770-5 20" 5-speed FF

K87-8 17" 3-speed Coaster
K90-4 20" 3-speed caliper
K92-4 22" 3-speed caliper

K87-6 17" Coaster
K90-6 20" coaster

1979 schwinn specifications 5

Schwinn 26 inch Wheel Models 1979 Specifications

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

10-speed
26" Wheels

Frame sizes (inches):
707-9 17" boys,
710-9 20" boys,
712-9 22" boys,

757-9 17" girls,
760-9 20" girls,

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing and welded-on cable lugs.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn steel chrome plated, drop style.
Stem: Schwinn forged steel chrome plated sport style.
Saddle: Mesinger R1 racing style, vinyle top.
Crankset: Forged steel one-piece crank with Shimano FF front freewheeling with 39-52 double plateau chainwheels.
Freewheel: Shimano-Approved Shimano.
Chain: Sedis 3/32 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Schwinn -Approved Mailland small flange alloy front and rear.
Rear Derailleur: Suntour Seven.
Front Derailleur: Suntour Spirt.
Shifting Levers: Suntour handlebar stem mounted.
Brakes: Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull calipers with extension levers. Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 1/4 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 1/4 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge Cp bright finish.
Pedals: Schwinn-Approved Union steel rattrap.
Accessories: Schwinn Built-in kickstand.
Color: Sky blue, black sable, golden yellow.
Weight: 39 pounds with kickstand.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

5-speed 26" wheels
5-speed Collegiate Sport 26" wheels

Schwinn Collegiate Sport
10-speed
26" Wheels

727-5 17" boys' sport
730-5 20" boys' sport
732-5 22" boys' sport

777-5 17" girls' sport
780-5 20" girls' sport
767-5 17" girls' sport

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing and welded-on cable lugs.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn steel chrome plated, special touring style on COllegiate Tourist . Schwinn steel chrome plated sport style on Collegiate Sport.
Stem: Schwinn forged steel chrome plated sport style.
Saddle: Mesinger S1-1 spring cushioned tourist saddle,exclusive design on Collegiate Tourist Mesinger R1 racing style vinyle top on Collegiate Sport.
Crankset: One-piece steel forged crank with Shimano single plateau 46 tooth chainwheel and FF system with inner and outer chainguards on Collegiate Tourist.
Forged Steel one-piece crank with Shimano FF front freewheeling with 46 tooth chainwheel on Collegiate Sport.
Freewheel: Schwinn-Approved Shimano FF system with 14-17-21-26-32 tooth cugs.
Chain: Schwinn 3/32 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Schwinn -Approved small flange alloy front and rear on Collegiate Tourist Schwinn-Approved Maillard small flange alloy- front and rear or Collegiate Sport.
Rear Derailleur: Schwinn-Approved Shimano GT-120.
Front Derailleur: None.
Shifting Levers: Schwinn Stik-shift, fork stem mounted.
Brakes: Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull calipers on Collegiate Tourist. Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull calipers on extension levers on Collegiate Sport.
Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 1/4 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 1/4 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge Cp bright finish.
Pedals: Schwinn-Approved Union runner black on Collegiate Tourist. Schwinn-Approved Union steel rattrap on Collegiate Sport.
Accessories: Schwinn Built-in kickstand.
Color: Sky blue, black sable, golden yellow.

Weight: 38 pounds with kickstand.

Collegiate Tourist 26"

3-Speed Coaster 26" Wheels
3-speed collegiate Tourist 26" Wheels

K37-8 17" Boys
K87-8 17" Girls
K40-4 20" Boys
K42-4 22" Boys
K44-4 24" Boys
K90-4 20" Boys
K92-4 20" Boys

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn steel chrome plated, special touring style.
Stem: Schwinn forged steel chrome plated touring style.
Saddle: Mesinger S1-1 spring cushion tourist style- exclusive design.
Crankset: Schwinn One-piece chrome plated steel crank with Schwinn 46 tooth chainwheel.
Forged Steel one-piece crank with Shimano FF front freewheeling with 46 tooth chainwheel on Collegiate Sport.
Freewheel: None on K37-8 and k87-8 Sturney Archer 18 tooth on other models.
Chain: Union 1/8 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Front-Schwinn -Approved Maillard alloy small flange Rear- Sturney Archer S3C 3-speed coaster brake on K37-8 and K87-8 Sturney-Archer and 3-speed on other models.
Rear Derailleur: None.
Front Derailleur: None.
Shifting Levers: Sturney-Archer handlebar trigger control.
Brakes: Front-Schwinn-Approved side pull caliper. Rear- Sturney-Archer coaster brake on K37-8 and K87-B.
Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull calipers on other models.
Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 1/4 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 1/4 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge Cp bright finish.
Pedals: Schwinn-Approved Union rubber block.
Accessories: Schwinn Built-in kickstand.
Color: Sky blue, black sable, emerald green.
Weight: 39 pounds with kickstand.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist 26"

Coaster 26" wheels

K40-6 20" Boys
K42-6 22" Boys
K44-6 24" Boys
K87-6 17" Girls
K90-6 20" Girls

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn steel chrome plated, special touring style.
Stem: Schwinn forged steel chrome plated touring style.
Saddle: Mesinger S1-1 spring cushion tourist style- exclusive design.
Crankset: Schwinn One-piece chrome plated steel crank with Schwinn 46 tooth chainwheel.
Freewheel: None.
Chain: Union 1/8 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Front-Schwinn -Approved Union steel small flange Rear- Bendix coaster brake.
Rear Derailleur: None.
Front Derailleur: None.
Shifting Levers: None.
Brakes: Bendix coaster brake.
Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 1/4 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 1/4 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge Cp bright finish.
Pedals: Schwinn-Approved Union rubber block.
Accessories: Schwinn Built-in kickstand.
Color: Sky blue, black sable, golden yellow.
Weight: 39 pounds with kickstand.
Specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate 24"

Choose a Collegiate and save!

1979 schwinn collegiate

24" Wheel

For Junior riders there's no better value than the Schwinn Collegiate- smoth and easy-to-ride in Sport models with 5-speed FF front freewheel jam-free shifting system-or Tourist models with 3-speed coaster- or Tourist models w ith 3-speed coaster (also plain coaster model for girls) - and, best of all, sturdy Schwinn construction in frames, forks, cranks, rims and other quality parts that are built as only Schwinn builds them-to take hard wear and give long trouble-free service.

Assembled and fitted, ready to ride....

  • 5-speed.....$134.95
  • 5-speed coaster.....$119.95
  • Coaster...........$99.95

Sport Models

Schwinn Collegiate Sport 24" for ladies

1979 schwinn collegiate tourist 24

702-5 Boys 5-speed FF
752-5 Girls 5-speed FF

Colors: Sky blue, Golden yellow and black sable.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist 24" for ladies

Tourist Models

K32-8 Boys 3-speed coaster
K82-8 Girls 3-speed coaster
K82-6 Girls coaster
Colors: Sky blue, black sable and emerald green.

See the full 1979 Schwinn catalog.

1980


Five and Ten Speed

1980 schwinn  collegiate sport

Boy's Frame Sizes
707-9 17" 10-speed FF
710-9 20" 10-speed FF

727-5 17" 5-speed FF
730-5 20" 5-speed FF

Schwinn Collegiate Sport for ladies

1980 schwinn  collegiate sport girls

Girl's Frame Sizes

757-9 17" 10-speed FF
760-9 20" 10-speed FF

777-5 17" 5-speed FF
780-5 20" 5-speed FF

Are you considering a derailleur equipped bicycle? If so, consider the five- or ten-speed Schwinn Collegiate Sport. The perfect bike for in-town riding; the collegiate comes in a variety of frames sizes which will accomodate adult riders as well as younger cyclists. And the Schwinn Collegiate Sport gearing system is proven to be one of the most rugged derailleurs available for today's modern cyclists.

Complete Specifications on page 22.

Five and Ten Speed

The Schwinn Collegiate Sport bikes feature dependable 26 x 1 3/8" gumwall tires and easy-shifting, jam-resistant 5-or-10-speed gears. Shifting gears is made easier with a front freewheeling FF system and the derailleurs are protected from possible damage when backpedaling. Now everyone can easily enjoy riding 5 and 10-speed bikes with these smooth-shifting, long-lasting, trouble-free Schwinn Quality- Built Collegiates- an outstanding value at a reasonable price.

Girl's 10-speed Collegiate Sport
Colors: Cardinal Red and Sky Blue.

Mesinger RI saddle with vinyl top.
Schwinn-Built extra strength tubular steel rims with 26 x 1 3/8" Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall tires.
Schwinn-Approved Mailland small flange alloy hubs, front and rear.
Shimano FF 5 cog 14-17-20-24-28 Freewheel.
Shimano Lark II derailleur.
Shimano FE front derailleur.
Schwinn-Built drop style chrome plated steel handlebars with extension brake levers and color-coordinated handlebar tape. Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull caliper brakes.
Schwinn-Built forged steel fork.
Schwinn-Built electro forged 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel frame with built in kickstand housing and welded on cable lugs.
Forged steel one-piece crank with Shimano system with double plateau 39-52 tooth chainwheels.
Illustrated: The Boy's 10-speed Collegiate Sport equipped with Front Freewheel.

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

Three-speed and Coaster Boy's

1980 schwinn  collegiate tourist

If you're looking for a dependable lightweight styled bike with upright tourist handlebars and mattress saddle, these 26 inch wheel Collegiate Tourist models are great as a practical solution to the energy crisis.

Available in 3-speeds or coaster brake models (3-speed coaster on 17 inch frame sizes), the built-to-last Collegiate models are famous for thier sturdy construction and ability to withstand hard use- with genuine Schwinn Built electro-forged frames, forged steel forks, one-piece forged steel cranks, extra-strength tubular steel rims and many other exclusive Schwinn quality features not found on discount house or chain store bargain bikes.

Complete specifications on page 26.
Colors: Sky Blue and Cardinal Red.

Schwinn Collegiate Coaster

1980 schwinn  collegiate tourist coaster

Boys Frame Sizes

K37-8 17" 3-speed Coaster
K42-6 22" 3-speed Coaster

K40-4 20" 3-speed Caliper
K42-4 22" 3-speed Caliper

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist for ladies

Schwinn Girl's

1980 schwinn collegiate tourist girls

These Schwinn Collegiate Tourist models with 26 inch wheels are ideal for girls from 8 to 80 who prefer upright handlebars and a comfortable mattress saddle on a bike that's not too high with a step-through frame that makes it easy to get on and off. Choice of frames sizes from 17 inch for petite figures 20 inch for taller riders, with generous saddle height adjustment on each size.

These Collegiate Tourist models have the same sturdy construction and famous Schwinn-Built quality features described on the preceding three pages- an outstanding value in long-lasting riding comfort and service-free satisfaction at a low budget price. You'll be glad you chose Schwinn!

Complete specifications on page 22.
Colors: SKy blue and Cardinal Red.

Schwinn Collegiate Coaster for ladies

Girls' Frame Sizes

1980 schwinn collegiate tourist coaster girls

K87-8 17" 3-speed Coaster
K90-4 20" 3-speed
K87-6 17" Coaster
K90-6 20" coaster

1980 schwinn 8

Schwinn 26 inch Wheel Models 1979 Specifications

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

10-speed
26" Wheels

Frame sizes (inches):
707-9 17" boys,
710-9 20" boys,

757-9 17" girls,
760-9 20" girls,

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing and welded-on cable lugs.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn steel chrome plated, drop style.
Stem: Schwinn forged steel chrome plated sport style.
Saddle: Mesinger RC8 racing style, vinyle top.
Crankset: Forged steel one-piece crank with FF front freewheeling and 39 and 52 tooth double plateau chainwheels.
Freewheel: Shimano-Approved Shimano with 14-17-20-24-28 tooth cogs.
Chain: 3/32 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Schwinn -Approved alloy small flange front and rear.
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Lark II.
Front Derailleur: Shimano FE.
Shifting Levers: Shimano Twin Stik, stem mounted.
Brakes: Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull calipers with extension levers.
Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 3/8 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 3/8 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge UCp bright finish.
Pedals: Union steel rattrap.
Color: Sky blue, cardinal red.
Accessories: Built-in kickstand.
Weight: 39 pounds with kickstand.

5-speed Collegiate Sport 26" wheels

727-5 17" boys' sport
730-5 20" boys' sport

777-5 17" girls' sport
780-5 20" girls' sport

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing and welded-on cable lugs.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn chrome plated steel, drop style on Collegiate Sport.
Stem: Schwinn chrome plated forged steel, sport style.
Saddle: Mesinger S1-1 spring cushioned tourist style- exclusive design on Collegiate Tourist Mesinger RC8 racing style vinyle top on Collegiate Sport.
Crankset: Forged steel One-piece crank with FF front freewheeling 46 tooth chainwheel and inside and outside chainguards.
Freewheel: Schwinn-Approved Shimano with 14-17-21-26-32 tooth cugs.
Chain: 3/32 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Schwinn -Approved flange alloy small front and rear.
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Lark II.
Front Derailleur: None.
Shifting Levers: Schwinn Stik-shift, fork stem mounted.
Brakes: Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull on Collegiate Tourist. Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull calipers with extension levers on Collegiate Sport.
Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 3/8 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 3/8 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge UCp bright finish.
Pedals: Schwinn-Approved Union rubber black on Collegiate Tourist. Union steel rattrap on Collegiate Sport. Color: Sky blue, Cardinal Red.
Accessories: Built-in kickstand.
Weight: 38 pounds with kickstand.

3-Speed Coaster Collegiate tourist 26" Wheels

3-speed Collegiate Tourist 26" Wheels

K37-8 17" Boys
K87-8 17" Girls

K40-4 20" Boys
K42-4 22" Boys
K90-4 20" Girls

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn chrome plated steel touring style.
Stem: Schwinn chrome plated forged steel, touring style.
Saddle: Mesinger S1-5 spring cushion tourist style- exclusive design.
Crankset: Schwinn One-piece chrome plated steel crank with Schwinn 46 tooth chainwheel.
Forged Steel one-piece crank with Shimano FF front freewheeling with 46 tooth chainwheel on Collegiate Sport.
Freewheel: None.
Chain: 1/8 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Front-Schwinn -Approved alloy small flange Rear- Sturney Archer S3C 3-speed coaster brake on K37-8 and K87-8 Sturney-Archer and 3-speed on other models.
Rear Derailleur: None.
Front Derailleur: None.
Shifting Levers: Sturney-Archer handlebar trigger control. Brakes: Front-Schwinn-Approved side pull caliper. Rear- Sturney-Archer coaster brake on K37-8 and K87-B. Schwinn-Approved alloy side pull on other models.
Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 1/4 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 3/8 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge UCP bright finish.
Pedals: Schwinn-Approved Union rubber block.
Color: Sky blue, Cardinal Red.
Accessories: Built-in kickstand.
Weight: 39 pounds with kickstand.

Coaster Collegiate Tourist 26" wheels

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K42-6 22" Boys

K87-6 17" Girls
K90-6 20" Girls

Frame: Schwinn electro-forged of 16 gauge 1010 carbon steel with built-in kickstand housing.
Fork: Schwinn-built forged steel fork.
Handlebar: Schwinn chrome plated, steel touring style.
Stem: Schwinn chrome plated forged steel touring style.

Saddle: Mesinger S1-5 spring cushion tourist style- exclusive design.
Crankset: Schwinn One-piece chrome plated steel crank with Schwinn 46 tooth chainwheel.
Freewheel: None.
Chain: Union 1/8 x 1/2 inch.
Hubs: Front-Schwinn -Approved Union steel small flange Rear- Bendix coaster brake.
Rear Derailleur: None.
Front Derailleur: None.
Shifting Levers: None.
Brakes: Bendix coaster brake.
Rims: Schwinn tubular steel chrome plated 26 x 1 3/8 inch Endreick EA-1.
Tires: Schwinn Sport Touring gumwall 26 x 1 3/8 inch.
Spokes: 080 gauge UCP bright finish.
Pedals: Schwinn-Approved Union rubber block.
Color: Sky blue, Cardinal Red.
Accessories: Built-in kickstand.
Weight: 39 pounds with kickstand.

Specifications subject to change without notice.

Schwinn Collegiate Sport 24"

Five and Three-speed

1980 schwinn collegiate 5 speed sport

24" Wheel

For Junior riders there's no better value than the Schwinn Collegiate- smoth and easy-to-ride in Sport models with the simplifiesd Front Freewheeling FF 5-speed shifting system-or Tourist models with 3-speed coaster- and, best of all, sturdy Schwinn construction in frames, forks, cranks, rims and other quality parts that are built as only Schwinn builds them-to take hard wear and give long trouble-free service.

Colors: Cardinal Red, and Sky Blue.

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

Sport Models

702-5 Boys 5-speed FF
752-5 Girls 5-speed FF

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist

Tourist Models

K32-8 Boys 3-speed coaster
K82-8 Girls 3-speed coaster

Schwinn Collegiate Tourist 24"

1980 schwinn collegiate 3 speed tourist

Boy's 3-speed Tourist

Collegiate- Coaster 24" for ladies

1980 schwinn collegiate 3 speed coaster

Girls' 3-speed Coaster

Schwinn Collegiate Sport 24" for ladies

1980 schwinn collegiate 5 speed sport

Girls' 5-speed Sport

See the full 1980 Schwinn catalog.

1981


Men's frame sizes

1981 schwinn collegiate sport

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

727-5 17"
730-5 20"

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

Women's frame sizes

777-5 17"
780-5 20"
Colors: Sky Blue.

Schwinn Collegiate 3-speed Coaster

Men's frame sizes

K37-8 17"
K40-8 20"

Schwinn Collegiate 3-speed Coaster for ladies

Women's frame sizes

K87-8 17"
K90-8 20"
Colors: Sky Blue.

For those who are looking for a smooth-shifting bike that stands up well to the varying demands of in-town riding, the Schwinn Collegiate Sport is the answer. It features a rugged 5-speed rear cog plus a racing saddle and dependable 26-inch x 1 3/8" Sports Touring gumwall tires. Its companion bike, the Collegiate, comes in three-speed or three-speed coaster brake models. Both models offer a choice in frame sizes for younger riders.

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Durability in 5- and 3-speed for in-town riding

The three-speed shift lever is conveniently located and easy to operate. The Collegiate 3-speed gets you about town in style on comfortable saddle and upright handlebars.
The ladies' model 5-speed Collegiate Sport is practical, sportly and good-looking with chainguard, downturned handlebars and chrome fenders.

See the full 1981 Schwinn catalog.

1982


Men's Frame Sizes

1982 schwinn collegiate sport

Schwinn Collegiate Sport

  • 702 24"

Schwinn Collegiate Sport for ladies

Women's frame sizes

  • 777 17"
  • 780 20"
  • 752 24" wheels
  • Colors: Sky Blue.

Schwinn Collegiate 3-speed Coaster

Men's frame sizes

  • K37-8 17"
  • K40-8 20"
  • K42-8 22"
  • K44-8 24"

Schwinn Collegiate 3-speed Coaster for ladies

Women's frame sizes

  • K87-8 17"
  • K90-8 20"
  • K82-8 24"
  • Colors: Sky Blue.

For the varying demands of in-town riding, the Schwinn Collegiate stand up well. The Collegiate Sport features a rugged 5-speed rear Freewheel, racing saddle and dependable 26-inch x 1 3/8" Sports Touring gumwall tires.
The companion model, the Collegiate, comes as a three-speed coaster brake models. All models in this line offer a choice of frame and wheel sizes suitable for boys and girls of all ages.

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Smooth-shifting 5- and 3-speed models for younger riders

The three-speed shift lever is conveniently located and easy to operate.
The Collegiate 3-speed gets you about town in style on comfortable saddle and upright handlebars.

Collegiate Sport's rugged 5-speed rear cog and heavy-duty chain guard.

See the full 1982 Schwinn catalog.

1984


The Schwinn Collegiate 3-speed is one of the best values in cycling today.

1984 schwinn collegiate

To begin with, it feaetures an easy to use coaster brake on a new lightweight, lugged frame that has been extended in length for even, easier riding. The fenders, handlebars, and crank have been redesigned as well making it even more attractive than before. This year's Collegiate is also sporting a new, molded spring saddle. A saddle so comfortable, it's the next best thing to riding on a pillow.

  • Mens: C22.

Schwinn Collegiate for ladies

  • Ladies: C87, C90.

Sky Blue.

See the full 1984 Schwinn catalog.

1985


Collegiate designed for: easy to use transportation around town and leisure riding for teenagers and adult women.

1985 schwinn  collegiate

Frame Specifications

Frame: Steel lugged.
Fork: Steel tubular.
Braze-ons: Kickstand bracket.

Drive Train specifications

Pedal: Black rubber reflector.
Crank: SUGINO steel cotterless, 46 tooth, 165mm. ANLUN alloy cotterless, 46 tooth, 152mm (24" model only.
Chain: TYC, 1/2" x 1/8".
Freewheel: 20T.
Derailleurs: (front and rear) N/A
Levers: Shimano, 3 speed handlebar mount.

Wheel Specifications

Tires: Schwinn sport, 26" x 1 3/8", 75 psi gumwall. Schwinn sport, 24" x 1 3/8", 75 psi gumwall (24" model only).
Rims: FEMCO 26" x 1 3/8" chrome plated steel. FEMCO 24" x 1 3/8" chrome plated steel(24" model only).
Hubs: SHIMANO 3 speed coaster rear, semi large flange steel front.
Spokes: 14 ga chrome plated, 3X spoke pattern.

Control Specifications

Handlebar: Chrome plated steel upright.
Stem: Alloy aero style with recessed bolts 60mm extension.
Headset: Chrome plated steel with clipped bearings.
Brakes: CHANG STAR 730 alloy side pull front, SHIMANO, coaster rear.
Brake levers: CHANG STAR, coaster rear.

Comfort Specifications

Saddle: Schwinn, comfort mattress with spring under carriage.
Seat Post: Chrome plated steel 8" long.
Accessories: Schwinn kickstand, painted fenders, chainguard, rubber grips.

Finish

Colors: sky blue.
Weight: Approx. 30 lbs.

See the full 1985 Schwinn catalog.

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