How to fold a tire with out damaging the bead.

Step 1 : Hold the tire like a steering wheel.
Step 2 : Pull the sides together.
Step 3 : Pull the bottom loop up to the center

Step 4 : Let the sides cross.
Step 5 : Reach under and pull the top around.
Step 6

Use tape or string to tie the tire.

Do it in three places.

The tire can stay like this for years and not be damaged!
Step 7 : Work it into a circle.
Step 8 : Finished!