Show #238 – March 21, 2015...

Mar 21, 2015 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2015-03-21.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Iconic frame builder Dario Pegoretti; “Strong Towns'” Chuck Marohn Happy spring everyone! This week, after almost a year of pleading, I was honored to be able to speak with one of the most iconic and charming frame builders in the business today. Dario Pegoretti has been building frames in Italy for over 40 years. His work is artistic, classic, striking. His frames have been ridden and raced by such luminaries as Miguel Indurain, Marco Pantani, Stephen Roche, Claudio Chiappucci, and Mario Cipollini.  Robin Williams owned several. Dario and I talk about how and why he became a frame builder, how a low point in his life inspired what has become his artistic imprint on his work, and how he met, dined, and received encouragement...

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Show #227 – January 3, 2015...

Jan 3, 2015 by

http://media.blubrry.com/wjcu_the_outspoken_cyclist/p/wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2015-01-03.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Journalist Dan Wuori; The Legendary Ben Serotta Happy New Year Everyone! As promised, we are wrapping up the 2014 season and looking forward into the 2015 cycling season on tonight’s show. My first guest is journalist and commentator Dan Wuori. His 2014 Velo News “At the Back” column about Robin Williams was named one of the top 14 stories of 2014 and as always, Dan has great insight into the pro cycling world. We talk about the races, the riders, and the teams in our annual wrap-up. My second guest this evening is also my first guest… well; he WAS my first guest on the first episode of The Outspoken Cyclist way back in 2010. Ben Serotta is without a doubt one of the...

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