It’s our 250th Show! And, I have two outstanding encore interviews for you. Michael Aisner is best known for his work with the Red Zinger and Coors Classic series; but, that would barely scratch the surface of his work. Gary Helfrich is considered the “father of titanium” and the genius behind the famous Arctos Frame jigs. But, how about his 10 years as a roadie?
The Outspoken Cyclist
Dr. Roger Kruse and Dr. Zach Mellion talk about regenerative medicine; Dave Chauner gives us some pro-cycling history, a look a the World Cycling League, and we chat about his novel High Road: Chasing the Yellow Jersey
Two “feel good” interviews are up this evening. First, Sam Fox who is the outreach and engagement officer for the Michael J. Fox Foundation, raising millions of dollars for Parkinson’s Disease research. Then, we speak with Jamie Bianchini about his 80 country, 8 year journey traveling with his best friend and two tandems as they bring a message of “getting stuff done” to all they meet.
RKP’s Patrick Brady talks about Pink Gate and his newest commentary, Too Many White Guys. Jackie Crowell updates us on her life as a cyclist and a cancer patient as well as the new understanding to which she has come about her role in both.
Pro downhill racer and journalist Amanda Batty joins me in an emotional interview about the controversy between her and the on line site Pink Bike; Ex pro racer, silver medalist, and evidently one of the most popular guys in the day Les Barzcewski spins his stories of riding and racing in the 1980′s.
Ex-pro and TdF commentator Bob Roll joins me to talk about all sorts of things – cycling and not cycling alike.. David Herlihy is back to talk about some new discoveries in the “Lost Cyclist” case as well as tell us about a new historical exhibit opening in Houston, Tecas next week.
Emma O’Rielly talks about her years with U.S. Postal and her new book. With May being National Bike Month, it’s time to log those miles with the National Bike Challenge. Kimberly-Clark’s Rob Gusky tells us how.
Arguably the most famous voice in cycling Phil Liggett joins me for a conversation about him, bike racing, and even about a most pressing cause “Helping the Rhinos” in Africa. Leah Missbach Day, found of World Bicycle Relief, fills us in the organization as it celebrates 10 years this month.
Anna Schwinn talks about her women’s team, Koochella Racing. Matt Bruning and Julie Walcoff tell us about the new $3B Ohio Transportation bill and how bike/ped might benefit. And, the 25th Annual Sea Otter Classic kicked off this weekend and media insider Paul Skilbeck gives us some insight into this year’s events.
Tonight we feature the Cycle Adirondacks Tour with event manager Matt VanSlyke and then head out to Callifornia to speak with Vic Armijo, race director for the WEMBO “24 Hours of Weaverville” – 24 Hour World Solo Mountain Bike Championships.