Show #415 August 25, 2019

Aug 25, 2018 by

https://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2018-08-25.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Jan Heine; Eric Weis As promised, it’s a brand new conversation with Jan Heine! From his Bicycle Quarterly Magazine, which turned 15 this year, to his comprehensive blog, Off The Beaten Path, and his store – Compass Cycles – where many of the components he offers comes from his extensive research, development, and testing, Jan and I talk about upgrades, riding on gravel, some of his recent travels, and more It’s a delightful in-depth interview! Then, Eric Weis, founder and director of the New England Builder’s Ball, joins me to fill us in on this year’s September 22nd event at the Boston Innovation & Design Building. Share...

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Show #373 – November 4, 2017...

Nov 4, 2017 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-11-04.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuest: Peter Weigle This week, Diane speaks with Peter Weigle – for the entire show! We talk about his time at the Choir School in NYC, his stint at Witcomb Cycles in London, his love of physics, and so much more. Peter’s bike for the 2017 Concours de Machines in Paris, France, commissioned and ridden by Jan Heine, won accolades all around, yet didn’t win first place. (You’ll need to listen to find out why!) Enjoy!   Share...

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Show #363 – September 2, 2017...

Sep 2, 2017 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-09-02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuest: Jan Heine Many listeners have been eagerly awaiting the show this week; and, as promised, my guest is Mr. Bicycle Quarterly himself, Jan Heine. For those who do not know him, I’ll run down a few facts: He IS the editor and publisher at Bicycle Quarterly, which is celebrating its 15th year with the Autumn edition – #61. Even in this day of and instant and abundant news, every issue of BQ is eagerly awaited and devoured by its devoted fans. It is the only bicycle magazine that does not depend upon advertising, relying solely on its subscribers. Out of his journalistic work has come the development of a bevy of products in the “Compass” store. He is the one of the major forces...

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