The Outspoken Cyclist

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Radio for Cyclists, by Cyclists

Join host Diane Lees for one hour weekly as she talks with notables from industry, advocacy, and the cycling community at large including manufacturers, bicycle builders, riders, trainers, coaches, and legislators. With 36 years of bicycle shop experience, Diane will also talks about fit, performance, training, and more.


184 Pieces

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The Great American Bike Trail is revealed by Kevin Mills from Rails to Trails. Pro racer, coach, race announcer, and way more, Bill Elliston talks...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:10
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Heidi Myers from Louis Garneau talks about the Garneau Don't Text & Drive Initiative; Jonathan Asher explains the LWCF and why it needs to be p...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2019
  • Length: 01:04:41
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Debra Banks - The Rivetress - talks about her saddles, the crash that almost put an end to her cycling days, RUSA, and more. Michael Roth , VP of ...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2019
  • Length: 57:04
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The CPSC is running on a skeleton crew preventing bicycle recalls from being publicized. We talk with Bicycle Retailer's Steve Frothingham about t...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2019
  • Length: 01:00:36
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Joan Hanscom, new executrive director of the Trexlertown Velodrome (The Valley Preferred Cycling Center); Amishland and Lakes Bicycle Tour; Eastern...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2019
  • Length: 01:04:45
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Climate change 101 - with the Evan Pugh Professor at Penn State, Dr. Richard Alley. A discussion about women's 6-day racing with creative writing ...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2019
  • Length: 54:52
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Retired National Guard Army Sergeant Mark Green talks about his new sport - hand cycling. Frame Builder Tony Pereira talks with Diane about his wo...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2019
  • Length: 56:34
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We talk with James Stanfill, president of the Professional Bicycle Mechanics Assn. (PBMA). Dan Wuori from Velo News wraps-up 2018.

  • Added: Dec 29, 2018
  • Length: 56:06
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WKMG news anchor Matt Austin talks about Florida's upcoming vote on a more comprehensive distracted driving law. Drew Guildalian from Engin Cycles...

  • Added: Dec 22, 2018
  • Length: 01:10:09
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Kate Koch, The Bike Lady tells about her project to bring bikes to kids in foster care in Ohio. Jim Kersten, president of the Chicago Area Bicycle...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2018
  • Length: 01:06:40
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We talk about Bike Cleveland's Strategic Summit with Executive Director Jacob VanSickle. Then we catch up with long distance traveler Stephen Swif...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2018
  • Length: 01:02:58
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Caron Whitaker from the LAB talks about the upcoming Senate AV Start Act and the possible ramifications if it passes. Luke Humphreys, new CEO of P...

  • Added: Nov 30, 2018
  • Length: 01:01:06
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Stocking stuffers from Planet Bike with Kristin Wentworth. A short history and rundown on The Assault on Mt. Mitchell with ride director Katie Jor...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:10
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It's a 4-part show starting with the Camp Fire in California and how it is affecting some bike folks, then a chat about a new triathlon on Cape Cod...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:58
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Tim Blumenthal from People for Bikes talks about the organization's programs and successes. William Bevington, author of Japanese Steel - Classic ...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2018
  • Length: 01:01:28
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I speak with Ishbel Rose Holmes about her new book Saving Lucy, One of the best books of the year, it documents Ishbel's round-the-world cycling e...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:24
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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 ...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2018
  • Length: 58:22
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Encore presentations of two great interviews! Gary Helfrich and Jeff Speck. Each is brilliant, accomplished, and has made hug impacts in their fi...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:04:42
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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 pr...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:45
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Pedal Power Promoters' Christine Acosta talks about bringing cycling, business, and advocacy together in the Tampa St. Pete area. World class tria...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2018
  • Length: 01:06:41