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
There are no broadcasts currently planned. Please check back for future broadcast dates.
These episodes of Pedal America aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Women of Red Rock - Sedona, Arizona (#106)
- Bike The Vine - Napa Valley, California (#104)
- 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)