Show #443 – March 9, 2019...

Mar 9, 2019 by

https://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2019-03-09.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Carlton Reid; Tom Kellogg This week Carlton Reid is with me to talk about a variety of subjects from autonomous vehicles to Brexit. Carlton’s long history writing about bicycling has resulted in two books – Roads Were Not Made for Cars and Bike Boom. Last year, he was named the Press Gazette’s Transport Journalist of the Year. Currently, Carlton is writing for Forbes Magazine. The interview I didn’t know I would have, and am incredibly delighted to share with you, is with one of the most respected and talented frame builders ever to have graced our bicycle world. Along with his partner Jeff Duser, Tom Kellogg has built under the name of Spectrum Cycles since 1982, producing some of the most exquisite steel and...

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Show #221 – November 22, 2014...

Nov 22, 2014 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2014-11-22.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAngie Schmitt from StreetsblogUSA; Carlton Reid, author of “Roads Were Not Made for Cars” This week, we talk Bike Share and Bike Rental – is there a difference? And, if so, does one offer advantages over the other? I welcome Angie Schmitt from Streetblog.USA back to our show to discuss her recent blog entries about Bike Share as well as her thoughts on what private vs. public funding for bike share programs might mean in the long run. In the second half of our show, we’ll head over the the U.K. to have an in-depth conversation about roads – from the materials that make up the surfaces upon which we walk, ride, and drive to the evolution of the roads from the pre-historic age of...

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