Show #409 – July 14, 2018...

Jul 14, 2018 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-07-14.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Sean McBride; Russ Rader; Joe Szigeti With the Tour de France in full swing, I thought a little perspective on racing might be interesting. This week, I caught up with someone who has such a different and unique perspective on becoming a pro that I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to share it with you. Sean McBride went over to Belgium by himself. He entered races, he made a few dollars, and he kept racing. Then he came home. And, he did that twice more – as in three’s a charm – only it wasn’t. What is charming is his perspective on these adventures and his advice to young riders who think that the only way to the top of the podium is through...

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Show #408 – July 7, 2018

Jul 7, 2018 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-07-07.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Dan Wuori; Brent Curry Tour de France time! And, Giro Rosa. Two great events. And, with me to discuss them both is the “man-in-the-know Dan Wuori. We talk Chris Froome, whose anti-doping case was recently dropped by the UCI and WADA, some of the other teams who just might make waves at the Tour, and that new and very short 17th Stage. Then, it’s a conversation with BikeCad‘s Brent Curry. We talk about his couch-bike, treadmill-bike, and all about BikeCad – how it works, who uses it, and why it’s so popular. Share...

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Show # 407 – June 30, 2018...

Jun 30, 2018 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-06-30.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Chuck Marohn; Loretta Henderson This week we have a returning guest – one who was requested by listeners by the way. Chuck Marohn is Mr. Strong Towns and things have come a long way baby since I first spoke with him in back in 2013, he was in the throes of just fleshing out his Strong Towns objectives, much to the chagrin of other civil engineers who still believed that expanding our automobile infrastructure was still the right thing to do. As we fast forward the 5 years since we spoke then, there are “pockets” – his words – of folks who now see that perhaps investing back into our cities and towns in a local way – providing walking and biking options along...

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Show #406 – June 23, 2018...

Jun 23, 2018 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-06-23.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSPhil Southerland is the mighty force behind Team Novo Nordisk as well as a myriad of projects related to diabetes. Diagnosed at the age of 7 months, doctors told his family he probably wouldn’t live much past his mid-twenties. Phil discovered that riding and Snickers kept his blood sugar manageable, along with the proper insulin monitoring and dosing, and knew at an early age that his success as an athlete was something any Type 1 diabetic could aspire to with some guidance. That knowledge has informed every aspect of his life and his outlook about exercise and diet are most enlightening. His goal is to share that outlook and he’s put together quite a repertoire of projects that further that goal. Author and journalist Daniel...

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Show #405 – June 16, 2018...

Jun 16, 2018 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-06-16.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Keith Oberg, Mike Sule It’s advocacy all the way down. Bikes for the World‘s Keith Oberg goes back to the beginning of the organization’s founding and takes us through the process that has delivered 140,000 bikes around the globe, creating job, getting kids to school, delivering much needed health care, and taking care of the environment in the process. Then, Mile Sule, Executive Director of Asheville on Bikes in Asheville, NC, explains “tactical urbanism” and the project that will help to determine how a street in the city will transformed to accommodate ALL traffic. I also begin the show with a “commentary” on why some of the old, venerable bike rides are losing attendance and what we might be able to do to revive...

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Show #404 – June 9,, 2018...

Jun 9, 2018 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-06-09.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Grant Petersen; TJ Eisenhart Grant Petersen – Asked and answered! Brand new conversation with the Rivendell man. Grab your adult beverage and settle in – we’re talking all kinds of subjects – even disc brakes! 🙂 Then, it’s pro rider TJ Eisenhart – he may only be 23; but, he’s already got a dozen years of racing and podium finishes. Currently riding for Holowesko-Citadel, TJ gives us some insight into what a sponsor expects, how he knew his destiny, and what he hopes his career holds. Share...

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Show #403 – June 2, 2018

Jun 2, 2018 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-06-02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Jamie Smith; Sarah Canner Jamie Smith – race announcer, former bike racer, and author, joins me to talk about American Pro, his new book that breaks down US cycling as we follow the Astellas Cycling Team through its 5 years on the racing circuit. Then, actress turned apparel maker Sarah Canner tells us how she came to develop her Vespertine line of “haute reflecteur” apparel. There’s even some news! Share...

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