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We are friends from Portland, Oregon who share a love for cycling, music, comedy and West Coast culture. We’ve spent the better part of a decade riding, racing, adventuring, and working in the bike industry. Our goal is to tell stories that we don't hear in mainstream media from the people we all want to hang out with. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and neither should you. In our minds, a casual environment breeds authentic storytelling and that’s all we can ask for in our podcast. So let’s hang out!

We are friends from Portland, Oregon who share a love for cycling, music, comedy and West Coast culture. We’ve spent the better part of a decade riding, racing, adventuring, and working in the bike industry. Our goal is to tell stories that we don't hear in mainstream media from the people we all want to hang out with. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and neither should you. In our minds, a casual environment breeds authentic storytelling and that’s all we can ask for in our podcast. So let’s hang out!
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We are friends from Portland, Oregon who share a love for cycling, music, comedy and West Coast culture. We’ve spent the better part of a decade riding, racing, adventuring, and working in the bike industry. Our goal is to tell stories that we don't hear in mainstream media from the people we all want to hang out with. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and neither should you. In our minds, a casual environment breeds authentic storytelling and that’s all we can ask for in our podcast. So let’s hang out!

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Episodes

Episode 43 // Jenn Kriske of Machines For Freedom

6/18/2018
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We got to hang out with Jenn Kriske of @machinesforfreedom shortly after the news dropped of their partnership with Specialized earlier this month. She gave us a cool glimpse into the brand that has intentionally broken down the stereotypes around body image, gender, and age in cycling. Have a listen to the history of this women-run business and what is coming up for them next!

Duration:00:57:01

Episode 42 // Becca Schepps

6/4/2018
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We're back and all three of us in one episode! We talked to one of the most creative people we know, Becca Schepps of Boulder, CO back in March while she was visiting Portland en route to LA Sweat team camp. We discuss bikes, branding, fashion and one of her many jobs as owner of Mortal Kombucha. You don't want to miss this episode! Thanks for hanging out, Becca! xo

Duration:00:50:55

Episode 41 // Jolene Holland (Ultravoilet Racing)

5/14/2018
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We got to hang out with the creator of @ultraviolet racing, @joleneholland. She is ubiquitous with Austin racing and also just earned her graduate degree in Community and Regional planning and is focusing her work on bike transportation planning. Jolene embodies inclusivity & positivity, and her enthusiasm for women in sport is infectious. We’re pretty sure you’ll be able to hear her smile on this pod!

Duration:01:00:39

Episode 40 // Russell Pickavance of Cycleast

4/30/2018
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We got to hang out with Austin’s very own Russell Pickavance. He’s the owner of @cycleast - a cool, inclusive bike shop sharing a space with @fasttrack coffee (pro tip: you can get breakfast tacos before your ride!). Russell tells us about his previous nomadic life filled with poetry and philosophy; and about his passion for creating meaningful community space through bikes.

Duration:00:48:02

Episode 39 // Ian Dille of Flo Bikes

4/16/2018
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We sat down with Ian Dille at his Flo studio in Austin, Texas just after SXSW. It's a great conversation where we discuss Flo, deals in bike racing and Portland's #4 ranking in Bicycling's Best Bike Cities. Gasp! Check out and subscribe to www.flobikes.com as they just announced they are broadcasting the Giro! We finally have access to a channel stateside where we can legitimately watch bike races!

Duration:01:01:27

Minisode 2 // Jen Whalen on Hollywood

4/9/2018
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We talk about the Time’s Up movement or as Jen calls it, “It’s about time” and life in Hollywood. We felt like it deserved it's own episode. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:19:51

Episode 38 // Jen Whalen @ Golden Saddle Cyclery

4/2/2018
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We Got to Hang Out with LA’s own Jen Whalen (@jennysayyes) at Golden Saddle Cyclery. We talk about the good stuff; California Girls, riding her bike across the country, libido, comedy and her current relationship with bikes. Bonus sound bites by Kyle Kelley and friends. Thanks Jen, we think you're pretty radical Special thanks to Free Public Wines (www.freepublicwines.com) for the special delivery all the way down to Los Angeles. That little can of goodness fits perfectly in a jersey...

Duration:01:01:52

Episode 37 // SXSW with Ted King

3/19/2018
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The unedited, live version of our time on stage at SXSW! Join us as we chat with Ted King, to learn about his path to becoming a world tour professional cyclist, discuss his love for maple syrup and his business, Untapped. We are long time fans of Ted King and love that we got to talk adventures in food, cycling and the culture that surrounds it!

Duration:01:01:47

Episode 36 // JoAnn Schinderle (Comedian)

3/5/2018
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JoAnn Schinderle joins us for this episode to discuss her path to stand up comedy, the culture of comedy in Portland and her own observations of what it's like to be a stand up comedian. She was named Portland’s Funniest by the Willamette Week in 2017 and a finalist at Portland's Funniest Person's Contest hosted by Helium Comedy Club in 2017. Go see her show, Control Yourself at the Alberta Street Pub every Sunday night! Thanks JoAnn https://www.joannschinderle.com

Duration:01:03:33

Episode 35 // Leah Benson (Gladys Bikes) & Erik Tonkin (Sellwood Cycle Repair)

2/19/2018
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Listen in to hear Leah Benson of Gladys Bikes and Erik Tonkin of Sellwood Cycle Repair discuss topics such as business, bikes, feminism and inclusivity. Meanwhile, Annalisa attempts to keep them on task. Enjoy this episode and thanks for hanging out!

Duration:01:06:52

Episode 34 // Jace Krause (Fried Egg I'm in Love)

2/5/2018
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Jace is the owner and co-founder of Fried Egg I'm in Love. One may argue it's the best breakfast cart in PDX, so be sure and check it out. We talk business, music and cart life. It's not bikes *gasp*! www.friedegglove.com

Duration:00:43:43

Episode 33 // Jude Gerace (Sugar Wheel Works)

1/22/2018
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What a pleasure it was to talk with our friend, Jude, owner of Sugar Wheel Works. She is a master of her craft and makes beautiful handbuilt wheels here in Portland. A great conversation you don't want to miss! We love you and what you do, Jude!

Duration:00:52:25

Episode 32 // Rhys Newman of OMATA

1/8/2018
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Welcome to Season 2! During a recent trip to San Fransisco, Annalisa met up with Rhys Newman, co-founder of OMATA. It was great to learn about the new product and to hear Rhys' thoughts on bikes, analog vs. digital, and music. Spoiler alert, he digs minivans! Check out their website www.omata.com and pre-order yours!

Duration:00:57:34

Episode 31 // Anna Grace Christiansen Intro

12/11/2017
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Mixed emotions heading into 2018! Abby got accepted into graduate school, so we unfortunately won't hear her lovely voice quite as much. However, we're super stoked for her as she takes on this new challenge and support her 100%! We'll be bringing on some new hosts to join the podcast, including Anna Grace Christiansen who we intro in this episode. AGC is an accomplished cyclist and full of witty banter. Warning: a lot of 4-H talk in this episode, I could only edit so much! Look for us in...

Duration:00:31:23

Episode 30 // Kelli Samuelson (LA Sweat)

11/27/2017
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It's episode #30!!! We recorded this back in September when it was still beautiful outside and rain felt like a novelty after a hot summer. We talk with Kelli Samuelson of LA Sweat about her role in women's cycling, injury and social media. We also play a little hoops. Have a listen and enjoy!

Duration:00:41:20

Episode 29 // Clara Honsinger (Team S&M CX)

11/13/2017
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After a few weeks off, we’re back with an interview with Clara Honsinger, a professional cyclocross racer who recently got a Silver Medal at U23 Pan Am Championships. She's had a breakout season this year while riding at the Elite level for Team S & M out of Portland, OR. Keep your eyes out for this one!

Duration:00:38:39

Episode 28 // SRAM (Kate Powilson & Dan Stefiuk)

10/9/2017
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First off, it's a banter you don't want to miss -- Abby talks studying and mini horses and Anna rehashes her time backstage at the Sleater-Kinney concert. This episode Anna talks with Kate and Dan at the SRAM headquarters in Chicago. We talk a lot of bullshit, but there's some gems in there...like how do you feel about disc brakes, where did the name 'blips' come from and what is the direction of cycling? Go to www.wegottohangout.com to see some photos from the trip; they complete the...

Duration:00:55:33

Episode 27 // Emma Mcilroy (WILDFANG)

9/29/2017
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Emma Mcilroy, founder and CEO of Wildfang, is a total hero of ours. We're stoked that she agreed to hang out with us to share her story and drink some bubbly. If you haven't already done so, also listen to her TED Talk and check out @wearewildfang, www.wildfang.com. Thank you for everything you do Emma & Wildfang -- in our PDX community and beyond!

Duration:01:05:54

Episode 26 // Fred Armisen (Portlandia, Saturday Night Live)

9/18/2017
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Does he need an intro? We discuss Portland(ia), Freds, S-K and fight over the location of OG Stumptown.

Duration:00:56:34

Episode 25 // Corin Tucker (Sleater-Kinney, Filthy Friends)

9/1/2017
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We're very excited for this special Friday release of our interview with Corin Tucker! We're still in disbelief that Corin agreed to ride Biketown bikes with us around NoPo and talk Sleater-Kinney, Patti Smith, Filthy Friends and Welsh Corgis...

Duration:01:05:13