Summary: The Outspoken Cyclist is hosted by Diane Jenks, a bike shop owner and yoga instructor with over 35 years experience in the bicycle industry. Each week's episode features interviews with notable figures in cycling, plus cycling news and banter.
Tim Blumenthal from People for Bikes talks about the organization's programs and successes. William Bevington, author of Japanese Steel - Classic Bicycle Design from Japan, delves into the nitty gritty of that country's peak export years.
Author, blogger, and world cyclist Ishbel Rose Holmes talks about her book Saving Lucy. Sean Coffey explains how the Stages Cycling power systems work.
Molly Hurford gives us great advice for fall riding. A new idea in tires from retyre i Norway. And, a chat with frame builder Johnny Coast. Good show this week!
Encore presentations of two great interviews! Gary Helfrich and Jeff Speck. Each is brilliant, accomplished, and has made hug impacts in their fields.
We take a walk through Peter Weigel's French Fender Days with 6 of his guests. Christine Acosta and Whit Blanton tell us why Pinellas County is probably NOT the most dangerous place to ride in the U.S.
Pedal Power Promoters' Christine Acosta talks about bringing cycling, business, and advocacy together in the Tampa St. Pete area. World class triathlete Julie Moss talks about her new memoir Crawl of Fame.
NY Times criminal justice reporter Jan Ransom talks about the trial of Dave Lewis who is accused of running over cyclist Dan Hangeby in June. Mike Flanigan of ANT Bikes and I have a long conversation about his journey from his home in Ft. Worth to his frame building shop in Mass.
Diane talks with world-record holder Vittoria Bussi, who broke the UCI one-hour record this week. Then, it's off to Annapolis for a short conversation with Velo-Orange's Igor Shtenybuk. Finally, we hear the story of Ryan Johnson's journey to Galaxy Gearworks.
Diane talks with Matt Manuel from Fluent Frames in Canada. Then she's off to Provence to speak with Ride and Seek's Dylan Reynolds. Finally, it's back to Vermont for a chat with touring bag maker David Cain.
Joe Lindsey and Diane chat about some great topics - NASCAR, LeBron, Froome, Bridgestone, and more. Mark Plotz tells Diane about the bike/walk/places conference coming up in New Orleans.
Lisa Mazzola tells us about her work with The Art of Bicycling NYC. Peter Cossins is back to talk about his new book, How The Race Was Won
Jan Heine joins me for an in-depth conversation about... so many things! Eric Weis talks about the 8th edition of the New England Builder's Ball
CityLab's LInda Poon explains the Toronto study about the dreaded "right hook" that cyclists encounter while riding on the road. Greg Priddy offers his opinion on the evolution of bicycle components. And, it's a good look at Dirty Kanza
My rant about in-your-face ice cream merchants. A chat with the co-director of the Rasputitsa events.
My one and only guest this week is the venerable and iconic Dave Moulton!