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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 Tennille 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 Tennille 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 Tennille 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 Tennille 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
OneDayEllipticalCyclingRecord

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

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