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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

Join the ElliptiGO Tour of Switzerland, Austria and Italy

Would you like to ride your ElliptiGO bike through some of the most breathtaking scenery on the planet? Enjoy great meals? Savor fine wine? The ElliptiGO Tour of Switzerland, Austria and Italy is back by popular demand! This amazing nine-day tour, tailored for ElliptiGO riders, will run from Sept. 6-14, 2017.

Posted February 6, 2017 by David in Events, updates

4th Annual ElliptiGO Winter Classic Attracts Riders from Across the Country

More than 50 people gathered in Scottsdale, Ariz., for the 4th Annual ElliptiGO Winter Classic, which was the first event organized by the recently formed Global ElliptiGO Riders Club. Attendees represented 10 states and came from as far away as Florida, New Jersey and Massachusetts. The Classic featured group rides on Saturday and Sunday for riders of all levels. After the rides, attendees enjoyed a variety of activities, including sand volleyball, lounging poolside, dancing and socializing.

Posted January 19, 2017 by David in Events, Press Releases, rally weekend, updates
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Riders Club Cranking Up Activities and Challenges

Since the announcement in October of the new Global ElliptiGO Riders Club, the Club’s leaders have been busy laying the foundation for an exciting first year. The Winter Classic, the first event under the Club's management, is this weekend. Following that will be the new "Get Out and GO" (GOGO) Challenge.

Posted January 10, 2017 by David in Events, Programs, updates
World Champs of Elliptical Cycling 2016

Winners Repeat in World Championships of Elliptical Cycling

In the 7th Annual World Championships of Elliptical Cycling, both the returning female and male champions defended their titles. Rusty Snow continued his stranglehold on the event, cruising to his fifth straight victory. Sarah Brown sliced more than 4 minutes off the women’s record that she set last year. She is now the fastest woman ever in the event by more than 12 minutes.

Posted October 11, 2016 by David in Events, Press Releases, racing series, records, updates
Brandon Birdsong

Late Entry Could Shake-Up ElliptiGO World Championship Podium

Olympic Marathon trials qualifier Brandon Birdsong could shake up the World Championships of Elliptical Cycling as a late entry to the elite field. Birdsong has been riding an ElliptiGO bike for cross-training and to stay active after tearing his peroneal tendon. He said, "The ElliptiGO World Championships, being uphill, sounds like an opportunity to test myself and the training that I have been doing."

Posted September 27, 2016 by David in Events, racing series, updates
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Top 3 Male and Female Contenders for the 2016 World Championships of Elliptical Cycling

Each year, the field for the World Championships of Elliptical Cycling includes track stars, ultra runners, triathletes, world record holders, American ninja warriors, sporting legends and more. This year will be no different. Here's a preview of the key contenders to keep an eye on during the 11.69mi, 4,209ft climb of the 2016 event.

Posted September 16, 2016 by David in Events, racing series, updates
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Tips on Training for the World Championships of Elliptical Cycling

If you're planning to participate in the World Championships of Elliptical Cycling, you may be wondering, “How do I prepare to climb 4209ft across 11.69mi at a steady average grade of over 7% … and survive?” We give veteran advice on training - even if you don't have hills to ride in your area.

Posted August 30, 2016 by David in Events, racing series, rally weekend, updates
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ElliptiGO World Championships Preview – The Course

Since its beginning in 2010, the 11.69mi, 4209-foot climb up Palomar Mountain’s South Grade has played host to the World Championships of Elliptical Cycling. Elite athletes from a variety of sporting backgrounds, as well as competitive early-adopters of elliptical cycling have established this course as the ultimate measure of one’s ElliptiGO fitness.

Posted August 9, 2016 by David in Events, racing series, rally weekend, updates