Show #372 0 October 28, 2017

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-10-28.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Jill Yesko; Amy Dixon This week, meet two great women from very different cycling backgrounds. First, Jill Yesko, former pro cyclist, takes her experiences from cycling, mixes them with her journalism and film making backgrounds and gives us “Tainted Blood” – a new documentary about the blood doping scandal from the 1984 LA Olympics. The film is full of great characters along with their roles with our US Olympic team at the time of the 1984 Games. Then, we meet elite paratriathlete Amy Dixon. Amy suffers from a rare auto-immune disease that has taken her eye sight. But, it hasn’t dampened her spirits as she competes at the elite level in triathlon, And, that is only one of the many things that Amy does....

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Show #371 – October 21, 2017...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-10-21.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBina Bilenky Trahan – Philly Bike Expo Toby Stanton – Hot Tubes   Share...

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Show # 370 – October 14, 2017...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-10-14.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Kris Henry; Emily O’Brien This week, I speak with 44Bikes.com Kris Henry. We look at his history, education, and the philosophy that goes into each bike he builds. Then, it’s a conversation with Dill Pickle’s Emily O’Brien. This talented young woman is a Randonneur, makes beautiful bags for the long-distance cyclist, and is a classical musician. It’s a pretty heady show!   Share...

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Show #369 – October 7, 2017...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-10-07.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Sam Gwynne; Dr. Jason Gill; Sue Knaup I’ll be adding to this post ASAP!  Took a long time to edit this week… you’ll hear why Three great guests #1 Sam Gwynne with his provocative article about Lance Armstrong. #2 Professor Jason Gill – He’s gonna’ tell you to ride to work!  It will cut your chances of cardiovascular disease by up to 40%! (OH, there’s a lot more here) #3 Sue Knaup – from OneStreet.org – Her book, Bike Hunt, is right at the top of my favorites for 2017! I’ll fill in  the details later! Enjoy!     Share...

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Show #368 – September 30, 2017...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-09-30.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Ian Dille, Brian Jenks, Paul Maunder Last show of September, and it’s a good one. Ian Dille, author of The Price of Gold and The Cyclist’s Bucket List (in addition to about a gazillion articles for Bicycling, Outside, Men’s Journal, and more) and, who has been a guest in the past, has taken the lead in a new on-line digital content site for cycling – FloBikes.com. Based in Austin, Texas, Ian will now be responsible for what is hoped to be “the” place to go for great bike racing – in all disciplines. The subscription site is up and running; and, new content is going up daily. Then, I snagged Brian for a conversation about a myriad of topics from our tandem to tubeless...

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Show #366 – September 23.2017...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-09-23.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Steve Frothingham; Don Ferris (encore); Eric Barber (encore) It’s Interbike 2017 and so, I’ve snagged Steve Frothingham, the online editor for Bicycle Retailer and Industry News to tell us about the show, the product categories that are trending, and the move to Reno for 2018. Then, since Brian and I are in Boston for the Builder’s Ball, I’ve dipped into the Outspoken Cyclist’s archives to pull out a couple of past conversations. First one is with Anvil Bike Works‘ Don Ferris. He’s funny, smart, and full of great information. Builders look to him for the finest in tooling as well as his knowledge of his craft. I also pulled up the conversation with Eric Barber from Copenhagen Wheel. Since they are the “gold” sponsor...

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