Seattle is a city of layers. When you first arrive you might see a layer of clouds in the sky. You might have to slosh through a layer of water from our most recent rainfall. But if you stick around long enough the sun might start shining; and as the clouds dissipate, you might catch a breath-taking glimpse of the mountains that surround us. Seattle’s culture is as layered as our natural surroundings. People can live here for months and never truly become ingrained in life with other … [Read more...]
Emilee is a travel addict passionate about weaving adventure into her everyday routine. A born and raised Seattleite, Emilee is a snow capped mountains and fresh salt air kind of girl, having spent much of her time on the Olympic Peninsula, exploring ocean coves with vampires. She bought her first Schwinn 5 years ago and loves taking adventures around her home city; her DSLR in one pocket, and her instant Fuji film in the other. She’s passionate about the arts and loves classical music, visual art and going to theater productions. In her spare time you can find her travel blogging, buying plane tickets, reading comic books and painting geek art for her Etsy shop.
Biking is freedom. But as a kid, I was quite content to keep my Barbie glow-up sneakers on the firm ground. I remember watching my brother and cousins racing around the cul-de-sac, while I sat on the grass with my banana flavored Popsicle. I was no daredevil. And to make matters worse, I was amazingly stubborn. I had made my mind up that if I was still riding with training wheels at 60 years old, it was fine by me. But my mom knew that being content wasn’t the same as being satisfied. … [Read more...]
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...]