Meet Randy Boyd, TrikkeWorld Publisher

July 14, 2015

Story originally published on Jan 31, 2011 I am a Trikker. Two years ago this time, I had no idea there was such a thing called a Trikke. Then I saw the last fifteen minutes of an infomercial. Shiny, happy people were riding some kind of newfangled bike, having the time of their lives, beaming like individual rays of golden sunlight. Two years ago this time, that fifteen minutes forever…

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Trikke saved my life, says star of victorious video

July 6, 2015

Senior citizen wrote 20 scripts before choosing winning submission. His video has been a big hit in carving circles, receiving a good number of positive comments on both Facebook and YouTube, and winning a testimonial contest conducted by Trikke Tech in 2011. [See video at the end of this story.] Yet Larry Mehlmauer is mostly unaware of the attention and adulation his lone web video has received. After all, the…

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

June 12, 2015

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…

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Trikke helped me lose 120 pounds!

June 7, 2015

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…

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New Trikke T78cs land speed record!

December 20, 2013

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…

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Trikke carving vehicle helps her lose over 110 pounds!

Monica Jeffries rides Trikke carving vehicle.
June 12, 2013

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…

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Green transportation, healthy eating and exercise is gooood living

woman shopping with her Trikke carving vehicle
May 2, 2013

Imagine a world in which the majority of people are favoring the use of light, clean transportation for short trips (instead of 3000+ lb.  gas guzzlers), eating more fresh fruits and veggies (and less packaged  foods), and getting outdoors regularly for exercise (instead of living indoor lives of relative inactivity). The uncluttered, unpolluted city streets would share some of their pavement with the smaller alternative vehicles (safely denoted and protected…

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Trikke fitness, weight loss, wellness – it’s all healing…

female abs behind Trikke
April 21, 2013

As we embark upon this new Trikke blog, we have noticed that healing encapsulates a lot of the themes that continue to pop up in user testimonials – whether those testimonials are about weight loss, fitness, rehabilitation, or a general strength and wellness program. Certainly Trikke offers an invitation to get out into the sunshine to feel the wind on your face and ride, but ride where? Ride how? Why…

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How’s this for a fitness regimen: 10 miles on a Trikke, 400 push-ups and 150 pull ups?

September 20, 2012

Rob Synder is a Florida fitness fanatic whose story in the Tampa Bay Times. In the video that accompanies the Times story, the über fit Floridian demos a variety of “funky outdoor exercising contraptions,” including his Trikke; while in a more recent YouTube clip, viewers get a closer look at how Synder combines cross training and carving during a Trikke workout. According to the description of the YouTube video, for…

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