Show #378 – December 9, 2017...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-12-09.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Shane Stokes; Dennis Markatos-Soriano; Courtney Laggner My first guest, Shane Stokes, is the news editor for cyclingtips.com. He’s in Girona, Spain hanging out with about 100 pros who are training and getting ready for the 2018 race season. Recently, Shane published, “Human rights groups and others call on Giro d’Italia to abandon Israel start“, an article about the Giro d’Italia and the unprecedented move to take the first 3 stages off the Continent and begin in Israel. As one might expect in this time of international turmoil, the move is controversial. Shane and I discuss the reasons behind the move, who might be protesting and why, and what the riders are saying – if anything. Then, I catch up with executive director of the...

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Show 255 – July 18, 2015

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/2015/07/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2015-07-17.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Connor Long; Dennis Markatos-Soriano This week’s show is chock full of awesomeness! We begin by sending off the Velo Sano Ride and our XOBA event. Velo Sano, now in its second year, is already raising multi-millions of dollars for cancer research here at our Cleveland Clinic Foundation. XOBA, the Cross Ohio Bicycle Adventure, will begin in the Northeast corner of the state and travel down the east side to end up in Racine, Ohio right up against the W. VA. border. Then we head on over to Copper Mountain, Colorado to speak with cyclist, swimmer, rock climber, actor, and so much more Connor Long. Celebrating his twenty-first birthday today, July 18th, Connor is captaining a team of cyclists to raise funds and awareness for...

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