WAY TO GO

Santa Monica, Calif. — Forget about those tacky stretch limos. These lean and mean times call for scaling back and Hilary Swank leads the way, pedaling herself to Saturday’s IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards held tentside on the beach. It may have been a no-frills approach, but last year’s Oscar winner still managed her own version of biker chic: a ruffled Marc Jacobs dress and turquoise high heels.