As a Schwinn Ambassador, I am always thinking of new ways to highlight my biking experiences. I have recruited others to take on cycling and join me along my journey. My passion for riding is often undocumented, but mostly cherished within the memories I create. The adulation I receive from strangers when I’m riding past the local shops or in the act of balancing multiple bags on my handlebars gives me a sense of gratification. It lets me know that biking is a form of expression, and for me it’s … [Read more...]
My name is Kiermoni Allison and I am an avid cyclist in the city of Newark, New Jersey. Biking has always struck me as a sense of escape and freedom. Bikes not only grant you the mobility of two wheels, but also a sense of exploration and agility that I think is marginal in other forms of transportation. I started biking around Newark in 2013, finding my way through dirt paths and across bridges. At first it was for practical reasons, like saving money on gas but it has become much more than that. Biking has allowed me to rediscover Newark, an ability to search, learn, and see the city in ways I haven’t before. My passion for riding is influenced by the many people who ride in big cities like New York and Boston, in addition to European cities such as London and Amsterdam. I am proud to be a Schwinn Ambassador to revitalize the bike culture in my neighborhood and connect with other cyclists.
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...]