Giant eagle bike-thing from Austin’s Bike Zoo

Giant eagle bike-thing from Austin’s Bike Zoo

Giant eagle bike-thing from Austin’s Bike Zoo
April 18
12:54 2016

Jesus Sustaita | Staff Writer

@Jour_JRS

That giant roaming eagle you saw last week outside the University Union flew in from Austin to help UNT celebrate University Day.

The mechanical beast with moving head, neck, beak, tongue, legs and talons was the creation of an Austin group, Bike Zoo, which specializes in hand-built animal creations used in events around the country.

The group’s newest bike, the bald eagle, was not originally made for UNT, but Bike Zoo founder Jeremy Rosen saw a partnership opportunity in the university’s 125th anniversary celebrations.

Featured image: UNT President Neal Smatresk treats the giant eagle bike-thing with a cupcake in Library Mall. Jesus Sustaita | Staff Writer

About Author

Reporter

Reporter

Related Articles

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

There are no comments at the moment, do you want to add one?

Write a comment

Write a Comment

Sidebar Top Ad Banner

Latest Issue of North Texas Daily

Social Media

Sidebar Thumbnails Ad

NT Daily TV

NT Daily TV

Sidebar Middle Ad

Twitter Feed

North Texas Daily @ntdaily
OPINION: "Misinformation is the natural result of a moralistic rot in journalism that has never been allowed to fes… https://t.co/WBf40wxcKf
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
Buckner, a transfer from Collin College who began at Baylor University, showed up to North Texas with all the poten… https://t.co/QJ5VfxSn3X
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
A movie plays loudly over the large room of Infinite Capabilities, a day center for adults with intellectual and de… https://t.co/uvH4qtzIfH
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
RT @spicer_alec: Photographers don’t always get the credit they deserve in journalism. Here’s a preview of some of the photos you can see i…
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
BREAKING: UNT’s student athletic fee gets approved by a vote of 55% approval. https://t.co/Yg1pPwMGGM
h J R

Sidebar Bottom Ad