Relative Newcomer Breaks Two Endurance Records in One Ride

Tera Moody, a former World Marathon Championships competitor, has always been a fierce competitor. In her first distance event riding an ElliptiGO bike, she endured strong winds and a steady cold rain to achieve her goal of riding 150 miles. That only whet her appetite to go for a bigger challenge: the 24-hour mileage mark. But could she do it in a late winter ride, after training only indoors for three months?

Posted March 6, 2017 by David in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, Events, Rider Profiles, Rider of the Month, records, updates
Plotting ElliptiGO route

GO Long, GO for Good

In just two years, Lamorna Brown Swigart has gone from someone who admittedly was not fit or athletically inclined, to riding her ElliptiGO bike more than 1100 miles from Oregon to Mexico. As she ticks off longer and bigger athletic challenges, she also raises funds for charities in her quest to "GO for Good."

Posted October 12, 2016 by David in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, Rider Profiles, updates
ElliptiGO riders in Central Park

ElliptiGO Community Supports Rider in 6800-mile Odyssey

Tim Woodier, from Abergavenny, Wales (UK), rode a borrowed ElliptiGO elliptical bicycle throughout an 87-day, 6800-mile odyssey that took him through Canada and 23 states in the eastern half of the United States. Throughout his self-supported trip, he relied on the community of ElliptiGO owners for lodging, food and entertaining diversions from the road.

Posted September 13, 2016 by David in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, Rider of the Month, updates
Stu Blofeld finishes WAWA

Blofeld Rides Longest Coastal Road in the World – in 7 Days

For many people, riding a bicycle 1300 miles (2100km) would be a very good year. Stuart Blofeld rode that distance in just over seven days to complete the first-ever Wild Atlantic Way Audax (WAWA), a timed event that runs the length of the longest coastal road in the world, skirting the entire western coast of Ireland.

Posted July 14, 2016 by David in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, Rider of the Month, updates
Anna Thatcher Completes Death Ride

ElliptiGO Rider Continues Seven-Year Trend by Completing the Five-Pass Death Ride on an Elliptical Bike

Physical Therapist Anna Thatcher completed the 129-mile Death Ride, which features more than 15,000 feet of climbing. This marked the seventh year in a row that an ElliptiGO rider has finished all five passes of the grueling ride.

Posted July 13, 2016 by David in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, Press Releases, updates
Andrew Nuttall and Stuart Blofeld

Riders Take on Personal Epic Rides for Fun and Self-Discovery

Several intrepid ElliptiGOers have tested their personal fitness and mental fortitude with epic rides in 2016. The goals for these rides are varied: from a youthful college celebration to a milestone birthday, from book-writing expedition to world records. But they all had one thing in common: showing what’s possible – if only to themselves.

Posted June 22, 2016 by David in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, updates
ElliptiGO Riders Complete 525-mile trek for Arthritis Foundation

ElliptiGO Bike Riders Aim to Bring Arthritis to Its Knees

Six ElliptiGO cyclists participated in the California Coast Classic, riding 525 miles over eight days while raising more than $22,100 to fight arthritis, a disease that affects one in every five adults and 300,000 children. For each of the riders, the cause was personally meaningful.

Posted October 21, 2015 by David in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, Rider of the Month
Paris Brest Paris

2015 Paris-Brest-Paris

Six ElliptiGO bike riders became the first athletes to complete the 1230-kilometer (764-mile) Paris-Brest-Paris Randonneur (“P-B-P”) cycling event on elliptical bikes, according to ElliptiGO Inc.

Posted August 21, 2015 by Tennille in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, Press Releases

63 Year Old American Breaks Elliptical Cycling World Record

Today announced that Dan Waggoner of Fremont, Ohio set a new elliptical cycling record by riding 234.94 miles in 24 hours during the Flatlanders Bicycle Tour on August 19, 2012.

Posted September 26, 2012 by Tennille in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, updates