Man Rides Elliptical Cycle Across Country

San Diego native Derrick Boles said he was fed up with violence and decaying values in America when he decided on his mission, “Stand Up America.” By riding his elliptical cycle from San Diego to New Orleans, he said he would bring attention to the problem and encourage people to take action.

Posted January 10, 2013 by Tennille in Customer Stories, updates

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
Rick Hermelin Outdoor ElliptiGO elliptical bike

71-Year-Old Former Marine Completes Coast-to-Coast ElliptiGO Run

71-year-old former Marine Rick Hermelin made history this week as the first person to run coast-to-coast on an ElliptiGO elliptical bicycle. The intrepid septuagenarian made the epic 3,000-mile trek to raise funds for the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund.

Posted July 5, 2012 by Tennille in Customer Stories, Epic Rides, updates
Laura Fleishman

The Professional Lauren Fleshman finds herself in Oregon

A few wisps of dirty blond hair and a primal “OOOOOOW!” emerge from inside Lauren Fleshman’s hood. She holds her black sweatshirt above her navel to keep it dry and lowers her legs into the Willamette River’s frigid current.

Posted April 1, 2012 by Tennille in Customer Stories, updates
Lauren Fleshman Runners World Feature

Lauren Fleshman Stepping Up

To help prep for the 2012 Olympics, this 5000-meter track star will toe the starting line at this month’s New York City Marathon.

Posted October 10, 2011 by Tennille in Customer Stories, updates

Chicago to Toronto

When Jenny Hadfield first joined Team ElliptiGO as a sponsored athlete, we began brainstorming which endurance event she wanted to tackle first on her ElliptiGO. We were expecting her to propose a conservative metric century ride somewhere close to her home in Chicago, but Jenny had a different idea.

Posted September 17, 2010 by Tennille in Customer Stories, Epic Rides

Bob Cook Memorial Mt. Evans Hill Climb

With a finish 14,130 feet above sea level, the Mt. Evans Hill Climb is billed as the highest cycling event in the world and known as one of the toughest. The 27-mile course includes almost seven thousand feet of total climbing with an impressive net gain of 6,575′ from start to finish.

Posted July 24, 2010 by Tennille in Customer Stories, Epic Rides
Portland to Seattle Ride

Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic

Erin and Bryce Whiting, Bryan Pate and Brent Teal rode alongside 10,000 other cyclists in the two-day 202.5-mile Group Health Seattle to Portland (STP) Bicycle Classic.

Posted July 17, 2010 by Tennille in Customer Stories, Epic Rides

Newton’s Revenge

What could be more enticing for us at ElliptiGO than an event that claims to be “The Toughest Hill Climb in the World” and attracts professional cyclists like Tyler Hamilton and Tom Danielson each year? We found out about Mt. Washington because we bought a book listing the 100 toughest cycling climbs in the country,

Posted July 10, 2010 by Tennille in Customer Stories, Epic Rides
Dean Karnasas

The San Francisco to Los Angeles Epic Ride

In March, more than 25,000 runners from around the world made their way to the LA Marathon by train, plane or automobile – but not Dean Karnazes. Dean, the ultimate adventurer, propelled himself almost 500 miles from San Francisco to the LA Marathon starting line on an ElliptiGO.

Posted March 19, 2010 by Tennille in Epic Rides