The Outspoken Cyclist – 03/31/2012

We celebrate Diane’s return from last week’s National Bike Summit with a well-rounded show that includes some advocacy, some art, and a little racing thrown in for good measure.

Leading off, Andy Clarke of the League of American Bicyclists give us his take on the recently completed Bike Summit in DC, including the passage this week of a three-month extension to the national transportation bill.

Next, we talk with Nick Czerula, who has combined his love for cycling (he’s a cyclist himself) with his talent for photography to produce a photo essay book about Richard Sachs. The book is entitled Richard Sachs bicycle maker. As a bonus, he also got to hang out with Richard for a year while working on the book. Can you say jealous?

After some news, we wrap up with a wide-ranging conversation with Tony Eberhardt. Tony is a physical therapist and racer who also coaches the road cycling team at the University of New Hampshire.

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JD McPherson On The Lips @1:28
BABE RAINBOW Losing Something @1:26
Yoke Lore Fake You @1:22
BNQT L.A. On My Mind @1:19
Cut Worms Don't Want to Say Good-bye @1:16
Record Company Life To Fix @1:12
Overcoats Leave the Light On @1:09
Billy Bragg & Joe Henry The Midnight Special @1:06
Hold Steady Eureka @1:02
Mowbeck Kids Of the Summer @12:56