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The Spokesmen Podcast is a regular roundtable discussion of all of the issues and events surrounding the world of cycling. It features some of the most well-known producers and hosts of cycling podcasts and internet sites.

The Spokesmen Podcast is a regular roundtable discussion of all of the issues and events surrounding the world of cycling. It features some of the most well-known producers and hosts of cycling podcasts and internet sites.
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The Spokesmen Podcast is a regular roundtable discussion of all of the issues and events surrounding the world of cycling. It features some of the most well-known producers and hosts of cycling podcasts and internet sites.

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English


Episodes

Episode #194 – A to B: Aerodynamics to Bike share

7/11/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 194 A to B – Aerodynamics to Bike share Wednesday 11th July 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid. GUESTS: Aerodynamics specialist Professor Bert Blocken, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands Mike Christensen, Salt Lake City's top bike share rider, University of Utah SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPICS: A show of two halves. To begin, the science of how solo breakaways are even more impressive than you may have thought, and then why bike...

Duration:00:53:01

Episode #193 – The gang is back – Tour de France to E-MTBs

7/8/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 193 The gang is back – Tour de France to E-MTBs Sunday, 8th July 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid PANELISTS: Jim Moss David Bernstein Dan de Visé, author of The Comeback: Greg LeMond, the True King of American Cycling, and a Legendary Tour de France. SPONSOR(S): Jenson USA TOPICS Le Tour starts WADA/UCI frees Froome to race Salbutomol is on WADA’s banned list Should Froome Have Been Allowed to Race the Giro? What About Others Banned for...

Duration:01:17:34

Episode #192 – High impact: riding and talking with industry folks in Sun Valley, Idaho

7/1/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 192 High impact: riding and talking with industry folks in Sun Valley, Idaho Sunday 1st July 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid. GUESTS: Jeff McGuane of Specialized; Jon Gantxegi of Orbea; Thomas Prehn, author of Racing Tactics for Cyclists; John Kurtz of Idaho's Bureau of Land Management; journalist Zap Espinoza; and the "Queen of Pain" Rebecca Rusch. SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPIC: Interviews with industry folks at the CrankTank Media Summit in...

Duration:00:53:56

Episode #191 – E-bike, M-bike, Ernest Hemingway, & Cranktank's Impact Media Summit

6/24/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 191 E-bike, M-bike, Ernest Hemingway, & Cranktank's Impact Media Summit Sunday 24th June 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid. GUEST: Scott Montgomery, co-owner of CrankTank & CEO of Reynolds Cycling SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPIC: Interview with industry veteran Scott Montgomery in Ketchum, Idaho, ahead of the CrankTank Media Summit with discussion of e-MTBs (electric mountain bikes) and m-MTBS (mechanical mountain bikes) and whether e-bikes will...

Duration:00:51:04

Episode #190 – MESSENGER BOYS, COCAINE, SCHWINN, & THE TRAVAILS OF A PRO TRIATHLETE

6/19/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 190 MESSENGER BOYS, COCAINE, SCHWINN, & THE TRAVAILS OF A PRO TRIATHLETE Tuesday 19th June 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid. GUEST: Chris Sweet, Information Literacy Librarian / Associate Professor at Illinois Wesleyan University, USA. https://php.iwu.edu/directory/employees.php?id=1474 SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPIC: Interview with cycle historian and former pro triathlete Chris Sweet.

Duration:00:18:44

Episode #189 – Ed Zink Day

5/21/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode #189 – Ed Zink Day Monday 21st May 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid GUEST: Ed Zink SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPIC: Interview with Ed Zink, co-owner of 50-year-old Mountain Bike Specialists of Durango, Colorado.

Duration:00:44:53

Episode #188 – Jaffa cakes, a bike-mad billionaire and the upside of counterfeit bikes

5/11/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 188 Friday 11th May 2018 HOSTS: Carlton Reid & David Bernstein GUESTS: Rob Gitelis, Factor Bikes Chris Rose, Amos Trust Sylvan Adams, real-estate billionaire who is aiming to transform Tel Aviv into the Amsterdam of the Middle East and who also funds the Israeli Cycling Academy and part-funded the new Sylvan Adams velodrome in Tel Aviv. SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPIC: The Giro d’Italia start in Israel

Duration:00:44:16

Spokesmen #176: How to Launch a High-End Road Bike Brand

5/1/2018
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Episode #176 – How to Launch a High-End Road Bike Brand The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 176 Friday 5th January 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: Ian and Trevor Hughes of Vielo.cc TOPIC: Industry veterans Ian and Trevor Hughes talk about the trials and tribulations of launching a high-end road bike brand. Velo has been styled in Italy, engineered in Germany, manufactured in Asia and then assembled in Vielo Sports’ Gateshead HQ in the UK.

Duration:00:46:06

Spokesmen #175: Dawn of the Fred Dogs

1/1/2018
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 175: Dawn of the Fred Dogs Monday 1st January 2018 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: David Bernstein; Ayesha McGowan and Jim Moss. TOPICS: We talked about our highlights - and lowlights - of 2017, and our plans for 2018. TIPS Elite Direto trainer The Sufferfest training app.

Duration:01:03:54

Spokesmen #174: Bums on saddles

12/13/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 174 Wednesday 13th December 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: Dr. Rachel Aldred of the University of Westminster and Tom Maskell of Newcastle University’s OpenLab TOPIC: We talked about cycle infrastructure, equity, academia, dockless bikes, the dominance of white faces in cycle activism and how to get more bums on bike saddles.

Duration:00:49:34

Spokesmen #173: Transport minister Jesse Norman and Manchester’s cycling csar Chris Boardman

11/22/2017
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Episode 173 of the Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable podcast Transport minister Jesse Norman and Manchester’s cycling csar Chris Boardman Wednesday 22nd November 2017 Jesse Norman is Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Roads, Local Transport and Devolution. Chris Boardman is Greater Manchester’s cycling and walking commissioner Info at BikeBiz.com. HOST: Carlton Reid TOPIC: Jenson USA

Duration:00:56:11

The Spokesmen #172

10/30/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Pashley factory tour to see the making of London’s new “Prospect” public cycle bike Monday, 30th October 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid TOPIC Pashley factory tour to see the making of the new Prospect London public hire bike which launched at a press event today. See BikeBiz.com.

Duration:00:59:59

The Spokesmen #171

10/8/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Laudato Si’ Episode 171 Sunday, 8th October 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: Jim Moss Richard Wittenberg SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPICS “Icarus” on Netflix – 9.1 on Rotten Tomatoes. Motor doping discovered in French race Counterfeit frames – 20-article “faking it” series on BikeBiz.com Smaller Interbike was result of “down market” says show director London church starts prayer sessions to stop a cycleway

Duration:01:06:50

Episode 170: An interview with Matt Briggs of the Briggs Campaign

9/29/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 170: An interview with Matt Briggs of the Briggs Campaign Friday, 29th September 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid GUEST: Matt Briggs TOPIC Matt Briggs tragically lost his wife Kim when she was involved in a road traffic incident in London in 2016. She died a week after being hit by fixie rider Charlie Alliston, whose bicycle didn’t have a front brake which is illegal. Alliston was sentenced to 18 months in youth detention. We didn't discuss...

Duration:00:49:52

The Spokesmen #169 - Oy vey, it's like Woodstock for bikes

9/24/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 169: Oy vey, it's like Woodstock for bikes Sunday, 24th September 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: David Bernstein, The Forecast Richard Wittenberg, Factor Bicycles SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPICS Saaaaagggggaaaan wins World Championships for record third time. Cookson is voted out as UCI president. Vive La France! The Lugano Charter. Breaking Away Giro d’Italia to start in Israel – will protests mar the event? The firestorm over a...

Duration:01:24:43

The Spokesmen #168 - Talking cycle apparel with the owners of 7Mesh and Showers Pass

9/22/2017
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Episode 168: Talking cycle apparel with the owners of 7Mesh and Showers Pass Recorded Friday, 22nd September 2017. HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: 7Mesh CEO Tyler Jordon, CEO Showers Pass CEO Kyle Ranson SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPIC Carlton interviews 7Mesh CEO Tyler Jordan in the company HQ in Squamish, Canada, and Showers Pass CEO Kyle Ranson via Skype.

Duration:01:01:19

The Spokesmen #167 - “Wanton and furious driving”

9/5/2017
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Episode 167: “Wanton and furious driving” Friday, 15th September 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: Casper Hughes Bez Martin Porter QC SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPIC The Alliston case and the Briggs Campaign to get a new “death by dangerous cycling” law, and stop the sale and promotion of brake-free fixies.

Duration:00:58:28

The Spokesmen #165 - August 2nd, 2017 – SPOKESMEN SPECIAL: A Day Out in Stratford upon Avon with Pashley’s Adrian Williams and Fran Martin of the Traditional Cycle Shop

8/2/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 165 Wednesday 2nd August, 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: Pashley CEO Adrian Williams and Fran Martin of Stratford upon Avon’s Traditional Cycle Shop. SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPICS Pashley, Moulton, the Gov’nor’s Assembly, GB components, and the Traditional Cycle Shop.

Duration:01:06:49

The Spokesmen #164 - July 19, 2017 – SPOKESMEN SPECIAL: A visit from MTB royalty

7/19/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 164 Wednesday 19th July, 2017 HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: Charlie Kelly and Joe Breeze SPONSOR: Jenson USA TOPICS Mountain bike history; Charlie’s book “Fat Tire Flyer”; MTB Legacy Archive on Kickstarter; plus a comp to win a copy of Bike Boom signed by Charlie Kelly and Joe Breeze.

Duration:00:41:32

The Spokesmen #163 - July 11, 2017 – Going with the Flow – a Spokesmen Special from Velo-city in the Netherlands

7/11/2017
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The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast Episode 163 Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 GOING WITH THE FLOW A Spokesmen Special from the Velo-City cycle advocacy conference in the Netherlands, staged June 2017. HOST: Carlton Reid GUESTS: Connor Cahill, Liberty Bell, Ireland Thierry Jimenez, Fietsersbond, Belgium (see pix of his presentation below). Marco Te Brommelstroet (“cycling professor”), Urban Cycling Institute, University of Amsterdam Cornelia Dinca, Sustainable Amsterdam Meredith...

Duration:01:10:42