Show #362 – August 26, 2017...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-08-26.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Patrice Martin; Richard Fries This week, we take a trip up to Michigan to speak with the proprietor of the Hart House Bed and Breakfast that takes sustainability AND cyclists to heart. In fact, it’s IN Hart – Hart, Michigan. Patrice Martin and her husband Allan did their due diligence before retiring and learned not only how to run a B&B, but how to attract cyclists as well as other outdoors people with their lovely bedroom spaces, their 3-course breakfasts, and the amenities they provide. The B&B is located just three blocks from the Hart-Montague Bicycle Trail, Michigan’s first rail-trail. Then, off to California where we catch up with the “man of many hats” Richard Fries. Richard is taking a couple of days to...

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Show #313 – September 15, 2016...

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http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2016-09-17.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Richard Fries, Eric Weis, Kelly Hodgson Middle of September already and we are deep in cross season. This week, Diane talks with KMC Crossfest’s consummate announcer – and promoter – Richard Fries. While we do discuss Crossfest, we delve into a lot more of the issues and successes that Richard is addressing as the head honcho at Mass Bike. After two fatal crashes in one day, Richard dropped into high(er) gear than he usually uses to pursue his passions and the results of what might be coming next are quite thought provoking. Then, we catch up with Eric Weis, who is in full-tilt boogie mode as the New England Builder’s Ball nears the launch date. Last year when we spoke with Eric, he was...

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