Show #459 – June 29, 2019...

Jun 29, 2019 by

https://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2019-06-29.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Christine Byrne; Gary Fisher; Dan Thornton When LeBron James says it, Portugal does it, and Trek puts money where its mouth is, perhaps “more kids on bikes” will become a reality. This week, we will explore this with two great guests – Gary Fisher – that mountain bike legend guy, who will fill us in on what Trek has committed to with not only NICA, but with a far-reaching plan for children. Gary’s mind thinks faster than he can aciculate all the ideas he has – and with his huge and expansive vision, Gary Fisher sees a big picture that captures so many many possibilities to bring kids back into cycling. Then, there is the laser focused and contrasting vision of bike shop owner...

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Show #308 – August 13, 2016...

Aug 13, 2016 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/2016/08/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_081316.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: NICA’s Austin McInerny & Kurt Wolfgang; Davis Tucker from NXNW in Austin As the 2016 Olympics enter their second week, we’ve seen some big wins and some big disappointments. Kristin Armstrong won her third consecutive gold in the individual time trial, setting a new record in the cycling world while 26 year old Taylor Phinney did not finish the Rio road race and was a distant 22nd in Wednesday’s time trial. It’s been a great Olympics so far; we’ll see what happens next week. This week, our show goes out to San Francisco to talk with the National Interscholastic Cycling Association’s executive director Austin McInerny and coach/development manager Kurt Wolfgang. Austin and Kurt fill us in on the numbers – how many states have...

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Show #192 – May 3, 2014

May 3, 2014 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2014-05-03.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: National Bike Challenge’s Rob Gusky; Cherokee Schill; NICA’s Austin McInerny Diversity! Well, at least on tonight’s episode of The Outspoken Cyclist. It’s time again for the National Bike Challenge and Kimberley Clark’s Rob Gusky will once again fill us in on this year’s event. All the 2013 numbers went to ZERO at midnight on May 1st and we’re off and riding to see which individuals, teams, towns, companies, and states will put in the most miles until the final “bell” at midnight on September 30th. Then, we will head on down to Lexington, Kentucky to speak with Cherokee Schill. Ms. Schill has been in the news, on television, and unfortunately in court recently – charged with “reckless driving” – only she wasn’t “driving” –...

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Show #111 – October 6, 2012...

Oct 6, 2012 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2012-10-06.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDaniel Coyle, Paul Steely-White, Doug Selee Fall means it’s time to pull on your SPF Infinity sunblock (long sleeves and tights) and hit the road. For The Outspoken Cyclist, it means three great stories from the lighter and darker sides of our sport. Joining us in the studio is Daniel Coyle, co-author with Tyler Hamilton of the book The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs. Coyle conducted extensive interviews and research with Hamilton and many others to paint an enlightening and sometimes disturbing picture of the culture of doping in professional bike racing. Perhaps no other city in the U.S. has so radically transformed its street infrastructure than New York City. Where Portland...

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