Outspoken Cyclist show

Outspoken Cyclist

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.

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 Outspoken Cyclist – 7/28/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 58:37

Sabra Davison - Little Bellas. Marc Sani - Bicycle Retailer

 Outspoken Cyclist – 7/21/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:01:56

Dorothy Pacheco talks about the new bike brand Batch Bikes; Taliah Lempert and I talk about her new Classic Bicycle Coloring Book; and, Bike Law's Bruce Hagen and I discuss a bike crash and a shoddy police investigation.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 7/14/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:00:38

Sean McBride went to Belgium as a young man and learned all about what it takes to become a pro rider. Russ Rader from the IIHS joins me to talk about the new helmet ratings from the Virginia Tech helmet lab; and, "Titanium Joe" Szigeti tells us about his position in the hand builder's tubing world.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 7/7/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:01:16

Giro Rosa and Tour de France pre-race coverage with Dan Wuori. Bike Cad's Brent Curry talks couch bike, treadmill bike, and BikeCad

 Outspoken Cyclist – 6/30/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 59:06

Chuck Marohn from Strong Towns catches Diane up on some of his projects and ideas. Loretta Henderson laughs and giggles her way through a delightful interview - except, what she does is serious!

 Outspoken Cyclist – 6/23/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:01:42

Novo Nordisk's Phil Southerland talks about riding, racing, and living with Type 1 diabetes as well as all this projects. Author Dan De Vise discusses his new book The Comback.

 Outspoken Cyclist 6/16/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:01:10

Eric Oberg from Bikes for the World explains the organization's work. We elarna bout "tactical urbanism" from Asheville on Bikes' Executive Director Mike Sule. Diane spouts off about why big rides are shrinking.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 6/9/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:02:08

Grant Petersen.. Rivendell - long conversation! You won't be disappointed! Then, it's pro rider TJ Eisenhart and how, at the age of 23, he's already got 12 years of success under his helmet!

 Outspoken Cyclist – 6/2/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:02:41

Author and race announcer Jamie Smith talks about his new book, American Pro. Apparel designer and actress Sarah Canner explains her Vesptertine line of apparel.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 5/26/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 59:31

Fellow podcaster Elden Nelson talks about his new program Leadville 100; author Joe Mungo Reed and I review his smashing new novel We Begin the Ascent; and an encore presentation of a 2010 interview with SRAM's F.K. Day.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 5/19/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 57:36

Encore interviews with Rivendell's Grant Petersen and frame builder Richard Sachs.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 5/12/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 55:18

Frame builder Julie Pedalino and I discuss her love of an interest in the art - fine art - of the handcrafted bicycle. Dr. Norm Houze explains his deCycles Indiana tours for high school students.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 5/5/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:00:09

Tom Helbig talks about his life on the road. Brian Chapman on his style of frame/bike building.

 Outspoken Cyclist – 4/28/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:01:28

First woman to win the Tour de France (for women!) in 1984 Marianne Martin talks about cycling, training, and her current work. Project Poverty founder Brandale Randolph is launched his new company 1854 Cycling to bring a new line of eBikes to the market. His reasons are not what you might expect!

 Outspoken Cyclist – 4/21/2018 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 59:38

This week, I am sorry to report some heartbreaking news. Many of you might remember my conversation with Jackie Crowell back in July of 2014. At the time, she had just given an amazing speech at the Amgen Tour of California and was in treatment for brain cancer. We spoke with her again in May of 2015 and I've been following her progress since. She and her now husband Daniel had postponed their wedding until she was given an all-clear by her doctors and she was doing some great things coaching young riders. Now, the doctors have discovered that her brain cancer is back - with a vengeance. As of this week, the tumor that was discovered a short time ago has increased drastically in size and is heading for the middle of her brain where there are limited treatment options. She is home and, while she isn't up for visitors, would love to receive any support you might offer. You can find her FaceBook page, Jacquelyn Crowell or send her well wishes at: 162 Warren St. SE Atlanta, GA 30317 Please keep Jackie, her husband Daniel, and Jackie's sister Elizabeth who is there with her, in your thoughts and prayers. Here is the show description for the week: Our first destination is Virginia - Williamsburg to be exact. We finally catch up with Rich Thompson from The College of William and Mary. Rich wears more hats than the average guy including one of the associate directors for the two student centers on campus as well as the professional advisor to the on campus Bike Alliance. Rich and I talk about the Bike Alliance and its activities, the course work related to transportation and wellness, and more. After a break, we talk with Kim Perry who is the ride director of Bike Virginia. Celebrating her 10th anniversary in the role as director, Kim explains the breadth and depth of this mammoth undertaking. It's the 31st year for Bike Virginia and there is something for everyone who rides a bike and wants a vacation. Bike Virginia is a 501C3 non-profit. The event promotes awareness of cycling, encourages communities to embrace biking, and promotes bicycle tourism. There are share the road campaigns, educational programs, and planning with local organizations on infrastructure and educational projects. The Ride has options for how many days you might want to ride, up to 6, how many miles you might want to ride, up to 400, and how much fun you might want to have. Lots and lots! We'll take another break and then it's off to somewhere north of Toronto. to speak with Bicycling Magazine and theoutdooredit's Molly Hurford. Last time we spoke, it was about a lot of the work that Molly does with women and young girls in the sport. This week, I've asked Molly to share some of the items she's found in apparel and accessories as we head on into the cycling season. We talk about her favorite three items - sun sleeves, the hiplok, and buffs - a cooling and warming bandana.  

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