Posts in Rider Profiles

Rider Profile: Samone R.

April 11, 2019

  Healthy Ride is creating a series of rider profiles to feature some of our riders and showcase how they use the system. If you would like to be featured, please fill out our survey. About Samone Samone was the […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet Amber Sloan

October 1, 2018

Did you know Healthy Ride expanded not only bike stations throughout the city–we expanded our team! Community Ambassadors in Homewood, Larimer and the Hill District took their neighbors for a ride and educated them about bike safety. They organized group […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet Alazha Green

September 18, 2018

Did you know teens can rent Healthy Ride bikes when they turn 16? That’s exactly what Pittsburgh Public Schools Student Alazha Green did the week of her birthday. She tells us she wanted to celebrate by doing something fun with […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet O.J. Macklin

September 6, 2018

If you drive down North Braddock Avenue, you’ll probably spot O.J. Macklin outside–biking, running or jump roping in front of his fitness center. O.J. is the co-owner of Club Elevation and exercises for a living. So when we talked to […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet Martell Covington

August 28, 2018

If you live in Homewood, or visited the community, you probably know the Covington family. They are a household name–the family founded the Community Empowerment Association (CEA). Since 1994, CEA served more than 25,000 people, many at risk to falling […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet Merecedes Howze

August 21, 2018

Did you know Healthy Ride recently expanded its team? This summer, we hired six community ambassadors to take residents on two-wheeled adventures through the Hill District, Homewood and Larimer. Our ambassadors hosted group rides, organized outreach events and held safety […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet Donnie Kyte

August 14, 2018

This Saturday, Healthy Ride Pittsburgh is rolling through the Hill District! So if you plan to participate in The People’s Office Uphill 5K, check out the route in advance by bike. We’ll get warmed up with a ride through the […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet La’Vette Wagner

August 9, 2018

Healthy Ride is gearing up to bring bikes to Homewood, the Hill District and Larimer. But before we move into the neighborhood, we wanted to meet some of our neighbors. Some just started cycling. Others grew up riding bikes with […]

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#RideWithUsPgh: Meet Diamonte Walker

August 3, 2018

Healthy Ride is gearing up to bring bikes to Homewood, the Hill District and Larimer. But before we move into the neighborhood, we wanted to meet some of our neighbors. Some just started cycling. Others grew up riding bikes with […]

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#WomenWhoBike Emily S.

October 27, 2017

  Why did you start biking? Good question! When I began biking, I had just left Pittsburgh for Indiana University of Pennsylvania. I was a non-traditional student and when I left Pittsburgh, I traded in my friends and my life […]

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