Media Coverage

News and Media Coverage

The design and development of the Griffin Bike Park has been covered by television, print and online media outlets.

News Coverage Database:

Coverage Title
Media Type 1
12/20/16TribStarManager named for Griffin Bike Park
11/28/16TribStarPark board... Also says it will extend Griffin Bike Park manager offer soon
11/7/16People for BikesFrom a family's loss a bike park is born
10/17/16MyWabashValley.comBike Park Seeking Manager
10/15/16WTHITV 10Governor Mike Pence visits Vigo County for anticipated park
10/15/16TribStarValley Datebook
10/15/16MyWabashValley.comGriffin Bike Park Officially Opens
10/15/16TribStarNO VACANCY
10/14/16Inside INdiana BusinessBig Bike Park, Big Hopes
10/13/16WTHITV 10Vigo County bike park opening brings VP candidate
10/13/16WIBQPence To Appear At Bike Park This Weekend
10/13/16MyWabashValley.comGriffin Bike Park Ready for Big Debut
10/13/16100.7MIX-FMPence To Appear At Bike Park This Weekend
10/13/16MyWabashValley.comIn the Public Eye
10/11/16WIBQGriffin Bike Park Set To Open This Weekend
10/6/16TribStarGriffin Bike Park to open with 2-day celebration, Oct. 15-16
10/5/16TribStarEarly birds: Griffin Bike Park set to open this month
9/26/16TribStarParks seeks to iron out liability issues for portion of bike park
7/15/16TribStarRight on Track
7/6/16Greven Executive SearchGiving Back
6/25/16TribStarGoogle Trekker helps Vigo parks provide online views for users
6/25/16TribStarYoung Leaders lend a hand at bike park, Special Olympics
6/18/16MyWabashValley.comWorking for the Bike Park
6/11/16WTHITV 10Griffin Bike Park supporters continue to work on trails
6/10/16MyWabashValley.comTesting the Waters
6/10/16TribStarWhat's Going On: June 10, 2016
6/5/16TribStarUnion Health official sponsor of areas of Vigo Bike Park
6/3/16TribStarSpirit Day June 6 at Chick-fil-a to benefit Griffin Bike Park
6/1/16TribStarGriffin Bike Park mountain bike day June 11
6/1/16TribStarOne-of-a-kind destination
5/31/16TribStarUnion Health official sponsor of Griffin Bike Park Basic Training Kids Route and First Aid/Ride Smart Station
5/30/16TribStarPedals & Patriotism
5/30/16MyWabashValleyPedal To Remember
5/20/16TribStarVectren Corp. official corporate sponsor of Griffin Bike Park
5/20/16TribStarGriffin Bike Park on path to opening day with new sponsorship
5/19/16TribStarRide for the Fallen set for May 30
5/15/16TribStarDarien Collison earns Eagle Scout rank
5/6/16TribStarVolunteers sought for bike park upgrades
4/25/16TribStarVigo parks seek staff restructuring
4/24/16TribStarNamed after fallen soldier, 'world-class' Griffin Bike Park progress continuing
4/24/16TribStarYoung Leaders group planning busy year
4/19/16TribStarRole models on and off the playing field
4/13/16WTHITV 10Griffin Bike Park receives significant donations, developments made daily as grand opening approaches
4/7/16MyWabashValleyGriffin Bike Park Gets New Features
4/7/16One News PageGriffin Bike Park Work Continues
3/28/16TribStarCounty may transfer Flesher Preserve to state's Healthy Rivers Initiative
3/13/16WTHITV 10Volunteers continue to work hard at local park
3/10/16TribStarGriffin Park trail work day March 12
2/28/16TribStarYoung Leaders emerge from winter weather to year of networking, service
2/20/16WTHITV 10Volunteers continue work at Griffin Bike Park
2/13/16MyWabashValleyParks Board Approves Bike Park Rules
2/12/16TribStarVigo Board acts on Griffin Bike Park policies, warnings
2/11/16TribStarVolunteer appreciation breakfast & trail work day Feb. 20
1/29/16Rose-Hulman SportsBaseball Team Donates Time to Help Griffin Bike Park
1/25/16TribStarExtreme sport areas need warning signs, attorney advises
1/21/16WTHITV 10Friends of Griffin Bike Park Rock the Park Fundraiser welcomes record producer Michael Barbiero
1/18/16WTHITV 10Event to benefit Griffin Bike Park
1/17/16TribStarGriffin Bike Park trail work days set for Jan. 20-24
1/7/16AllEvents.InBike Park Beats Contest
1/6/16WBIW.comBrownstown Receives Grant for Brownstown Heritage Park
1/4/16TribStarMusical veteran bringing skills to Vigo County for bike park fundraiser
1/4/16MyWabashValleyBike Park Receives Grant
1/1/16TribStarHeavy Agenda of issues, projects face Terre Haute for '16
12/12/15TribStarWhat's Going On: Dec. 12, 2015
12/6/15TribStarWork day planned at Griffin Bike Park
11/16/15TribStarTragedy...made into a beautiful thing
11/12/15TribStarGriffin Bike trail work day Nov. 14
11/11/15TribStarAlways Remembered - Middle school programs honor military veterans
11/11/15TribStar12 Under 40 - Kara Kish
10/31/15WTHITV 10Griffin Bike Park host Halloween Festival
10/22/15TribstarGriffin Bike Park work day set
10/12/15TribstarEditorial: Noteworthy in the News
10/8/15TribstarVietnam hero shares honor with all fallen in war
10/8/15WTHITV 10The man behind Forest Gump stops in Terre Haute to help Griffin family
10/8/15WTWOTerre Haute Fundraiser Spotlights the Real Forrest Gump
9/27/15TribstarStill trying: 'Real life Forrest Gump' to bring message of perseverance to Indiana Theatre
9/24/15TribstarGriffin Bike Park trail work day Sept. 26
Promotes "Meet the real Forrest Gump"
9/15/15The ColumbianOne Tank Destinations - Griffin Bike Park
8/27/15TribStarDowntown party to offer inflatable park, petting zoo, vendor market, five stages of live entertainment, more
8/27/15WTWOGriffin Bike Park Rally - Terre Haute Downtown Block Party
8/25/15TribStarWhat's Going On: Aug. 25, 2015
7/24/15The Fan 1130 AMGriffin Bike Park Presents Sgt. Sammy L. Davis, Medal of Honor Recipient
7/18/15TribStarWhat's Going On: July 18, 2015
7/18/15WTHITV 10Vigo Co. Parks celebrate milestone
7/18/15WTHITV 10“That’s what this whole park is about… making a difference,” progress continues at Griffin Bike Park
6/24/15TribStarWhat's Going On: Health & Fitness
6/10/15TribStarHigher hotel user tax eyed to help fund Hulman Center project
6/10/15TribStarHigher hotel user tax eyed to help fund Hulman Center project
6/6/15TribStarYoung Leaders: Of parks, politics and lemonade
6/4/15TribStarTrail work day Saturday at Griffin Bike Park
6/4/15Youtube (Sam Barnes Post)Griffin Bike Park Film - YouTube (Sam Barnes Post)
5/29/15NWI.comInside INdiana Business
5/28/15Inside INdiana BusinessVisionary Has High Hopes For Bike Park
5/16/15TribStarWhat's Going On: May 16, 2015
5/10/15YouTubeGriffin Bike Park YouTube Channel
5/9/15MyWabashValleyLocal Residents Support Park Project
4/24/15TribStarWhat's Going On: April 25, 2015
4/24/15WTHITV 10No bike? Not a problem at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College
4/23/15WAWV ABCSMWC Introduces Bike Sharing Program
4/11/15News R (shared from News 2)Griffin Bike Park 4-11-15
4/10/15WAWV ABCStudents Volunteer for Donaghy Day
3/28/15Hoosier Herald (shared from WTHITV 10)Finally time for Trail Build Day at Griffin Bike Park
3/28/15One News Page (shared from WTHITV 10)Griffin Bike Park Work 3-28-15
3/28/15WTHITV 10Finally time for Trail Build Day at Griffin Bike Park
3/23/ NBCParks Board Gets Master Plan Approval
3/11/15Annatopia NewsIndiana's Very first Female honors grant to Lion Bike Park in Vigo County
3/11/15Annatopia NewsLion Bike Park acquires First Girl's Grant
3/11/ NBCLocal Project Gets Help from Indiana's First Lady
3/7/15WTHITV 10VCPRD reveals 2015-2019 Master Plan
3/4/15TribStarGriffin Bike Park trail build day rescheduled for March 14
2/8/15Dateline Zero - Illinois & Indiana NewsGriffin Bike Park continues to go forward
2/7/ NBCGriffin Park Bike Trail
2/7/15TribStarCrew gets down, dirty to learn how to build Griffin Bike Park
2/7/15WTHITV 10Griffin Bike Park continues to move forward
2/7/15YouTube (from TribStar)Griffin Bike Park designer Nat Lopes explains work being done at the Park so far
2/7/15YouTube (from TribStar)Volunteers were busy today helping to make Griffin Bike Park a reality
2/6/ NBCGriffin Bike Park Update
1/26/ NBCGriffin Bike Park Resolution
1/26/15TribStarBoard firms up grounds for Griffin Bike Park
1/25/15TribStarHilride visit to feature Trail Builder training
1/20/15WTHITV 10Vigo County Parks and Recreation celebrating ‘legacy’ of 50 years
10/25/ NBCGriffin's Receive Letter From POTUS
10/25/14One News PageGriffin's Receive Letter from the President and Michelle Obama
10/21/14Terre Haute Business LeaderPlans unveiled for new bike trail and park
10/6/14Hoosier Herald (shared from WTHITV 10)National ‘Take a Kid Mountain Biking’ Day at Griffin Bike Park
10/4/14WTHITV 10National ‘Take a Kid Mountain Biking’ Day at Griffin Bike Park
10/4/14WTHITV 10Take a kid mountain biking day (PHOTO GALLERY)
10/2/ ABCCloser Look at Bike Park Plans
10/2/14WTHITV 10Take a Kid Mountain Biking' This Saturday
9/1/14National Recreation & Parks AssociationGriffin Bike Park makes NRAP Notable News in Sept 2014
8/1/14Washington Times (TribStar article picked up by AP)Work Starts on Bike Trail Honoring Slain Soldier
7/31/ NBCDale Griffin Bike Trail Supporters Get Peek at Designs
7/31/14TribStarTrail blazers; Developers to shape 16 miles for riding; kids bike path to open early for a day
7/31/14WTHITV 10Legacy for Vigo County Vet; special to family, big for park development
7/31/14YouTube (from TribStar)Nat Lopes on the Griffin Bike Park at Fowler Park
7/28/ NBCVigo County Parks Board Making Progress
7/18/14TribStarBicentennial Commission Endorses Griffin Bike Park
7/18/14WTHITV 10Griffin Bike Park endorsed as Bicentennial Legacy ProjectOnline Article
7/18/14http://www.Indiana2016.orgFuture Griffin Bike Park to be Part of Bicenteninal
6/25/14TribStarVigo parks officials talk about opening "World Class" mountain biking facility
5/21/14WTHITV 10Thousands on the Line for Vigo County Parks
5/9/14NewsBarbGearing up for a Bike Park in Vigo County
5/1/14100.7 Mix FM/98.5 WBAOMountain Bike Trail To Be Built At Fowler Park
4/29/ NBCParks Department Constructing Mountain Bike Facility
4/28/14AMVETS (shared from TribStar)Raising Honor;jsessionid=+7bPyz1Bwqo4FOvFdN2Wmx2b.undefined
4/27/14TribStarRaising Honor
4/16/14HMBAHoosier Mountain Bikeing Association - Bike Parks Coming to Indiana
3/26/14TribStarEDITORIAL: Bike Park Plan on a Roll
3/26/14USA Today(3/26/14 - State by State - Indiana - Terre Haute (page 8A))
3/25/14Indiana Economic DigestIndiana Economic Digest reports about the significance of the Bike Park
3/24/14TribStarFrom Wilderness to Mountain Bike Trail
12/16/13TribStarBoard OKs Study of Mountain Bike Trail
9/27/13IONBike Trails Might be Coming to Fowler Park in Vigo Co.
FacebookGriffin Bike Park Facebook Page
TrailForks.comAdded to TrailForks.com
BBC World NewsTo Remember: Coping with Death Through Running