"Some people love the cheese, others love the maple syrup, and still others come for the ice cream, but the best thing I’ve experienced so far in Vermont is the bike ferry. That’s right...a ferry that only hauls bikes and their riders across the water that separates two bike paths."
ElliptiGO Inc., Headsweats and Xero Shoes are enticing entrants with $2,500 in prizes during the Blaze Your Trail giveaway. One grand prize winner and two runner-up winners will be outfitted for outdoor adventures with prizes from all three active lifestyle brands. Entries are now open and will be accepted until Aug.
This month, we’re highlighting a special member of our community who has experienced an incredible transformation. Barbara Russell-Mahoney has shed weight, gained muscle, and is now in the running to win Ms. Health & Fitness.
"I haven’t seen better urban bike trail infrastructure anywhere else in the country, and that includes cycling meccas like Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, and New York City. I haven’t been everywhere yet, but so far, Madison is at the top."
When we decided to add a three day stop in Bloomington, Indiana to our trip, I suggested to Caroline that we watch Breaking Away the first night we were in town. I hadn’t seen that movie for at least 30 years, but I knew it was set in Bloomington because of the Little 500.
"We have been exploring Michigan since Memorial Day and I have come to realize that I love Michigan. I never thought I would say that, but it’s true. Here’s why."
Dave Griffith is a steadfast member of our community. The motivating spirit that Dave shares with our community is something that carried him through his own journey back to health and beyond. We’re glad to share his story with you today, and honor him as our June 2019 Rider Of The Month.
"If you want to see if there’s a group in your area, the Global ElliptiGO Riders Club has become the central destination for group riding clubs and events. You can find info about groups in your area on their website, and if you want to start a group, they can help put you in touch with other riders near you."
"When we were first working on ElliptiGO back in 2005 and 2006 I did some extensive research on other industries that I thought were similar to what we were contemplating... So I took a keen interest in this little icon that seemed to recognize the birthplace of snowboarding about a thousand miles from where I thought it was created."
"We spent the past 2 weeks in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It is a charming bike-friendly town that is continuing to get bike-friendlier, especially the downtown area. If you get the chance to visit, I highly recommend stopping by Zingerman’s Deli for a meal."