If there was ever a city that truly embraced cycling, it’s Copenhagen. With more bikes than people, the city has been at the forefront in city planning for a growing bike culture. Sun, rain or snow, you’ll always find the bike lanes of Copenhagen busy with commuters. Being a small town girl from the mountains of West Virginia, I had no idea how I was going to adjust to this lifestyle. I never had to solely rely on my bike to get around before and honestly, I was a little nervous about how much … [Read more...]
I’m Abbey McGrew and I’m the owner behind Wayfarer Design Studio – a traveling web and graphic design studio. Having grown up in the mountains of West Virginia, I have always had a deep appreciation for nature and an adventurous spirit. I first started biking on a section of the Appalachian Trail along the Greenbrier River in southern West Virginia, but with Schwinn, I’ll be taking my bike to very different parts of the world.
In May 2016, my husband and I started our journey traveling around the world over the next few years. We are currently living in Copenhagen, Denmark, but we will be moving back to Australia in May, and then on to wherever this adventure takes us! As a designer, I love crafting visual stories and I’m excited to share my journey riding my Schwinn bike all over the world – from the cobblestone streets of Copenhagen, to the mountains of West Virginia, to the rainforests and beaches of Australia.
Schwinn is excited to announce the 2017 Schwinn Ambassadors. Each Ambassador was hand selected to represent Schwinn through their unique bicycle journey! Some Ambassadors will be taking you on a 365 day adventure, while others will show you how their bicycle is an extension of their life and personal style. With a common goal, Schwinn, along with each of our 2017 Ambassadors realize the joy, sense of freedom, and health benefits that go along with riding a bicycle. Without further adieu, meet … [Read more...]