Series Description: PEDAL AMERICA aims to educate, inspire and encourage riders of all ages to rediscover the joys of cycling. In each episode, co-hosts Ira David Levy and Kati Lightholde cycle through a variety of North American locales - from national parks to urban centers - while emphasizing bicycle safety and the health benefits of this affordable and eco-friendly activity. The seven-part series showcases the best and safest routes; highlights the development of bike trails, bikeways and bike infrastructure; contains basic bicycle repair and maintenance tips, and features interviews with bike enthusiasts, who share inspiring personal stories about the transformative power of cycling. Locations include: Austin, Texas; Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania.; Savannah, Georgia; Napa Valley, California; Chicago, Illinois; Sedona, Arizona; and Tampa & St. Petersburg, Florida.
All Upcoming Episodes
These episodes of Pedal America aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- In Search of the Raystown Ray - Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania (#102)
- Living In Harmony - Tampa & St. Petersburg, Florida (#107)
- From Liquor Bottle to Water Bottle - Chicago, Illinois (#105)
- Y'all Pedal and Eat Now! - Savannah, Georgia (#103)
- Let's Keep It Weird - Austin, Texas (#101)