Special No. 11 | Part 2 | Full Circle: The Bradley Wiggins Story

Posted by on Dec 22, 2016 in Podcast | No Comments

The final episode for 2016 Friends of the Podcast is Full Circle: The Bradley Wiggins Story by Richard Moore, Daniel Friebe and Lionel Birnie. We began work on this episode after the Rio Olympics, where Wiggins had won his fifth gold medal. The script was written. Wiggins was to bow out in Ghent, the city […]

Special No. 11 | Part 1 | Full Circle: The Bradley Wiggins Story

Posted by on Dec 22, 2016 in Podcast | No Comments

The final episode for 2016 Friends of the Podcast is Full Circle: The Bradley Wiggins Story by Richard Moore, Daniel Friebe and Lionel Birnie. We began work on this episode after the Rio Olympics, where Wiggins had won his fifth gold medal. The script was written. Wiggins was to bow out in Ghent, the city […]

Bonus | The Cycling Podcast at The Signet Library with Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie & François Thomazeau

Posted by on Dec 19, 2016 in Podcast | No Comments

    December 19 | In early December, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and French journalist François Thomazeau, who will be familiar to those who have listened to our Tour de France coverage, appeared before a sell-out audience at the prestigious Signet Library in Edinburgh. The evening was split into two parts. The first half was […]

31. Catching up with Graeme Obree

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December 15 | In this episode of The Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore meets former world champion and World Hour Record holder Graeme Obree. They talk about the film Battle Mountain, which tells the story of Obree’s attempt to set a new human-powered landspeed record, as well as his Hour Record attempts in Norway in 1993. […]

30. Lunch with… Charly Wegelius

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December 8 | This is the first in an occasional series of podcasts called Lunch with The Cycling Podcast. Lionel Birnie is joined by Charly Wegelius, the former professional rider who wrote the book about being a domestique, and is now one of the most highly-rated young sports directors working in the UCI World Tour. […]

Special No. 10 | 20:20 Vision

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in Podcast | No Comments

What does the future of professional cycling look like? In this episode, we look at the state of men’s road racing as the UCI World Tour is set to balloon to 37 events for 2017 and the team owners continue to worry about the long-term security of their operations while ASO, the organisers of the […]

29. A chat with Jonathan Vaughters

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December 1 | In this episode of The Telegraph Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe are joined by Cannondale-Drapac CEO Jonathan Vaughters and French journalist François Thomazeau. We spoke to Vaughters about Cannondale-Drapac’s season, their new signings and plans for 2017. Despite not winning a World Tour race in 2016, Vaughters explained […]

The Cycling Podcast Féminin – Episode 6

Posted by on Nov 16, 2016 in Podcast | No Comments

Episode six of The Cycling Podcast Féminin celebrates the careers of some of the riders who retired at the end of the 2016 season, though there’s also an interview with somebody who is at the pinnacle of her career: Laura Kenny (formerly Trott). The four-times Olympic gold medallist spoke to Orla Chennaoui about life-post Rio […]

27. The off-season ramble

Posted by on Nov 10, 2016 in Podcast | No Comments

November 10 | It’s the off-season, and the world of professional cycling has been uncharacteristically quiet for a few days, but nevertheless this is a packed episode of The Telegraph Cycling Podcast. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the recent Rouleur Classic, where Richard spoke to Italian rider Filippo Pozzato. There’s also an […]

26. A chat with Ned Boulting

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November 3 | In this episode of The Telegraph Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore and Lionel Birnie meet up with Ned Boulting on the eve of his nationwide tour, Bikeology. He explains the idea behind his one-man show, reviews his first full season in commentary box and how it differs from his previous job as on-the-ground […]