Obesity and exercise: Debbie Bumgardner drops the yo-yo diet, picks up a Trikke

The frustrated dieter bought the odd vehicle after seeing it on an infomercial. Now she’s speeding down bike paths. Debbie Bumgardner was an overworked 52-year-old legal secretary and frustrated yo-yo dieter from Tarzana who’d gradually cut back on tennis and biking over the years. By early 2010, she was 100 pounds overweight. A year later, Bumgardner is still overworked and stressed-out. But she’s 70 pounds lighter, which she attributes almost…

Read More >>

Trikke helped me lose 120 pounds!

Now he’s a lean, mean, Canadian carving machine I have been overweight for over 25 years. At age 54, my doctor said my weight had increased to 315 pounds and that I was now diabetic. This was an eye opener for me and I had two options: take medication to control my sugar levels; or change my diet and start exercising. I chose the latter. I purchased a good elliptical…

Read More >>

Trikke Tours around the world

Trikke Light Electric Vehicles are revolutionizing guided tours at destinations around the globe. Potential tour opportunities include local attractions, hotels and resorts, parks and recreation, universities, and more. Trikke LEV’s three wheel design makes for unrivaled stability and maneuverability making it an ideal transportation vehicle for touring local attractions and other points of interest. Trikke LEV models and accessories are offered at fraction of competitors costs allowing for tour or…

Read More >>

Videos by EeeeDeeeGaahhhh

Edg Duveyoung lives in Madison, Wisconsin and has ridden Trikke Carving Vehicles since 2003. He enjoys riding his Skki by Trikke and his MagicPie3 now but has a history of trick riding on his T-12 and T-8. He has some skills that I would like to learn. Edg has a close friend and riding companion as well as mechanic in Ron Peck, who is also a Certified Trikke Trainer. Having…

Read More >>

New Trikke T78cs land speed record!

Somebody alert the media! Call Guinness Book of World Records! I just broke the East Texas Trikke T78cs land speed record! And I’m a little prone to drastic exaggeration! And it wasn’t so much a speed record as a new personal best…  Yeah, it’s anticlimactic for you, but it’s still a big deal for me – so why not share my happiness with Trikke-O-Babble-ophiles the world over? Heaven only knows…

Read More >>

How to change a Trikke tire [video]

How do you change an 8.5 and 9.5 inch Trikke tire? That is a good question which has probably been asked too many times to count. Installing a new tire on your Trikke carving vehicle can be a challenge, sometimes they are a bear to remove. Changing the 12.5 inch tire is a breeze compared to the 8.5 and 9.5 inch tire. You will also find the Hub Motor 10.0 inch tire change an adventure, Yikes! Many…

Read More >>

Visualize ‘the lean’ on your Trikke carving vehicle

  One of the most effective ways to change something about ourselves is through visualization. In sports it is no different. If you want a meaner lean, visualize it. Practice Trikke carving in your mind and when you get out on the pavement you will find improvement in your technique. That is just one topic covered under the umbrella of sports psychology. This post started as a question: “Does your…

Read More >>

How Monica Jeffries lost 110 pounds and found her body by Trikke

Many readers of TrikkeWorld are familiar with Quincy Jeffries, the Southern California rider and subject of more than one TWM story, be it his entry onto the Trikke scene, his dominance in the Lighthouse Uphill Challenge, or that cool shot captured by a photographer at a local car-free event. But did you know: his wife Monica is a story in her own right? While her husband was busy becoming one…

Read More >>
Monica Jeffries rides Trikke carving vehicle.

Trikke carving vehicle helps her lose over 110 pounds!

At first she thought she’d never learn to ride. The three-wheel journey of Monica Jeffries can be summed up by the tale of two Mays. In May, 2011, the resident of Canyon Country, California, was an overweight newbie who was introduced to Trikke carving vehicles by her husband. That month, she struggled at Southern Cal’s LSM, aka Last Saturday of the Month Trikke Ride, and her three-wheel future didn’t seem…

Read More >>

More cool Instagram photos featuring Trikke carving vehicles

What do you get when the Trikke world carves up Planet Instagram? Cool carving pix on the popular social network. From the makers of Cool Instagram photos featuring Trikke carving vehicles, we present more trikkified Instagram photos. To find out more about each Instagramer, click on each photo: http://instagram.com/p/YO_H-6HbUA/ SeeSeeTV #TRIKKE#T12#LSM#workout#funride A photo posted by Jerry Ka (@j122yka) on Apr 28, 2013 at 2:08am PDT http://instagram.com/p/YpyHJsObw3/ My #trikke! A photo posted by…

Read More >>
Please wait...

Subscribe to our newsletter

Want to be notified when our article is published? Enter your email address and name below to be the first to know.