KBOO Bike Show Podcast show

KBOO Bike Show Podcast

Summary: Bicycle news, culture and advocacy in Portland, Oregon. Broadcast monthly on KBOO FM 90.7 with hosts Ayleen Crotty and Sara Stout

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Podcasts:

 Women's Racing | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alon and Jocelyn discuss women's competitive and endurance cycling with Jenn Levo, Heather VanValkenburg and Hazel Gross from "Let's Race Bikes" and Abby Watson from Rapha.

 Safety | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alon and Jocelyn discuss the recent tragic fatality and several injury crashes with a Panel including: Jonathan Maus of BikePortland, Rob Sadowsky of the BTA, PBOT Bicycle Coordinator Roger Geller and Timur Ender from Commissioner Novick's office.

 Street Books | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Tori and Alon talk with Diana Rempe and Ben Hodgson of the Street Books project, "a bicycle-powered mobile library, serving people who live outside."

 Vision Zero | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alon and Jocelyn talk with PBOT Director Leah Treat and Manager of Policy, Planning and Projects Art Pearce about Vision Zero, the Comprehensive Plan, Transportation System Plan and other important planning processes.

 Events! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alon and Christopher talk with Jude Gerace of Sugar Wheel Works about their "Live the Revolution" event, a story-telling fundraiser for the Safe Routes to School program. In the second half, they speak with Meredith Klein and her students about the Youth Bike Summit in Seattle this month.

 Affordable Transportation | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alon and Christopher talk with Kate Nelson of Santa Fe's Chainbreaker Collective about the importance of affordable transportation and their efforts to make bicycles available to lower-income individuals. In the second half they speak with Sirapon Soinak of Thailand who has cycled all over the world.

 Cyclocross | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

This month the Bike Show explores the life cycle of Cyclocross in the United States. From the birth of cyclocross in the 70's, we speak with Laurence Malone-- a.k.a. The Godfather of Cyclocross racing-- about the sport's humble origins in the us and what it was like to be the lone American on the starting line overseas in the early years. We're also be joined by current pro Ryan Trebon of the Cannondale Cyclocross World Team and recently retired and 2013 Cyclocross World Masters Champion Sue Butler about how the sport of 'cross has (or hasn't) grown in the ensuing years.

 Activism and Awareness | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alon and Tori talk with Shannon Galpin, humanitarian and woman's rights activist to talk about her new memoir, Mountain to Mountain: A Journey of Adventure and Activism for the Women of Afghanistan, that tells the story of fighting for the lives of women in Afghanistan, one pedal stroke at a time. In the second half, the topic shifts to the role of bikes in disaster preparedness.

 Biking Past 50 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Alon and Christopher talk with Ann Morrow, Jerry Smith and S. Brian Willson about the joys and challenges of riding past age fifty. Ann is the president of the Portland Wheelman Touring Club and is host of the cable TV show Cycology Today (viewed on NWbicyclesafetycouncil.org.) Jerry is also an active member of the touring club and for the past twenty years has joined them on many rides in the Pacific NW, as well as riding solo, and sometimes with his daughter, in Ireland Cuba, Puerto Rico, Greece, the Czech Republic, France and New Zealand. Vietnam veteran, author and peace activist S. Brian Willson has journeyed over 70,000 miles using a handcycle, including during his book tour along the West Coast. (http://www.brianwillson.com/)

 PBOT Leadership | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Christopher and Jocelyn talk with Portland Bureau of Transportation Director Leah Treat, and newly hired Active Transportation Division Manager Margi Bradwell, about PBOT funding, budgets, workplans and transformation to get to Vision Zero.

 Bikepacking | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Tori and Jocelyn discuss using your bike to get away from civilization with Maria Schur, Donnie Kolb and Jay Petervary.

 Writers | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Tori and new hosts Jocelyn Gaudi and Christopher DeLaney talk with three cycling authors to discuss their books and their writing: Ellee Thalheimer - Cycling Sojourner: Washington Evan Schneider - Boneshaker: A Bicycling Almanac Christine Bruce - This Road Continues One Block North

 Aftermass | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Tori, Alon and new host Jocelyn Gaudi speak with Joe Biel and Sara Stout, discussing bicycle advocacy and bike fun in the context of the Critical Mass movement. Joe's documentary "Aftermass" about Critical Mass in Portland (and its demise) will screen in Portland on May 23rd.

 Elly Blue | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Steph and new host Alon Raab are joined by author/publisher/speaker/advocate Elly Blue. They dispel myths and discuss her new book "Bikenomics: How Bicycling Can Save the Economy" (she asks that you buy it from an independent bookstore), her zine and book publishing, the women's bicycle movement and a wide range of other topics.

 Our Bodies Our Bikes | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Tori is joined by Dr. Stacy Simms, Exercise physiologist and nutrition scientist, and biomechanical engineer from University of California Davis Judd Van Sickle to talk about what goes on in our bodies when we ride.

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