Show #234 – February 21, 2015...

Feb 21, 2015 by

http://wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2015-02-21.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer; Rody Walter from Groovy Cycleworks As we dig out from yet another snow storm, Tim and I want to thank you for your generous support during Radiothon 2015! We are pretty certain the station met its lofty fund raising goals AND you helped that, so thank YOU! And, in an effort to take our minds off of the weather this week, we think ahead two weeks when I will head on down to Louisville, KY to attend NAHBS 2015. With a promise of 55 degrees and sun for our weekend visit to NAHBS March 6th through 8th, Greg Fischer, Louisville’s pro-cycling Mayor, talks with us about all the important things that are happening in his town – Bourbon, The Cyclocross...

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Smoked Out Live! from NAHBS 2013...

Feb 27, 2013 by

Last Saturday evening, I was honored to co-emcee a Velocipede Salon “Smoked Out Live” special along with Josh Simonds. We had a rock-star panel of frame builders who all graciously gave up a couple of hours of their evening to answer questions for both a live audience and a live web cast. Included in our evening were: – Gary Smith of Independent Fabrications – Nick Crumpton of Crumpton Cycles – Tim O’Donnell of Shamrock Cycles – Eric Estlund of Winter Bicycles -Dave Wages of Ellis Cycles – Rody Walter of Groovy Cycleworks LISTEN & WATCH THE VIDEO! The “Smoked Out” session begins around 29:30.  Previous to that, there are some interviews and talking among ourselves!  Enjoy!   Out thanks to George Thomas of “Over The Top Radio” for his patience in recording this! Share...

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Show #63 – November 5, 2011...

Nov 5, 2011 by

http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2011-11-05.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSJim Ochowicz (needs no intro!), Rody Walter, Groovy Cycleworks Here in northeast Ohio we’re enjoying some unseasonably gorgeous weather, knowing that the ‘gales of November’ will be upon us soon enough. ‘Every day’s a holiday and every meal’s a feast’ as the saying goes, and this week’s Outspoken Cyclist is both. Our first guest is none other than Jim Ochowicz, cyclist, speed skater, former manager of Team 7-Eleven, and current manager of BMC Racing (you know, Cadel Evans’ team). Jim, or “Och” as he’s known was the catalyst for the first U.S. pro cycling team to have success racing in Europe, and his new book, Team 7-Eleven: How an Unsung Band of American Cyclists Took on the World – and Won has just been released....

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