22. World Championships time trials

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

September 21 | In this episode of The Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the World Championship time trials in Bergen, Norway. Tom Dumoulin dominated the men’s race to make it a stunning week for Team Sunweb and the Dutch – Team Sunweb won both the men’s and women’s team time […]

The Cycling Podcast Féminin | Episode 16

Posted by on Sep 18, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

September 18 | In the September episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin Richard Moore and Orla Chennaoui are joined by Bob and Tom Varney, the father-and-son team who run Drops. The British team has just enjoyed its second year and will step up again in 2018 with American star Tayler Wiles joining from UnitedHealthcare. We […]

KM0 at La Vuelta a España – Week 3

Posted by on Sep 13, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

All KM0 episodes from week 3 of the Vuelta, back-to-back in one file. Episode 7 | Viva La Vuelta! Episode 8 | Last men standing Episode 9 | Angliru     Sign up to become a Friend of the Podcast for 2017 and you will be able to listen to 11 special episodes that Richard, […]

KM0 at La Vuelta a España – Week 2

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All KM0 episodes from week 2 of the Vuelta, back-to-back in one file. Episode 4 | Cooked: riding and eating the Grand Tours Episode 5 | The Photographers Episode 6 | Sierra Nevada     Sign up to become a Friend of the Podcast for 2017 and you will be able to listen to 11 […]

KM0 at La Vuelta a España – Week 1

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All KM0 episodes from week 1 of the Vuelta, back-to-back in one file. Episode 1 | Baptism of fire Episode 2 | Lucho Episode 3 | The Broomwagon     Sign up to become a Friend of the Podcast for 2017 and you will be able to listen to 11 special episodes that Richard, Lionel […]

Stage 21 | Arroyomolinos / Madrid | Vuelta a España 2017

Posted by on Sep 10, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

The Vuelta a España concluded with its traditional stage into Madrid – a time to enjoy a glass of something fizzy to toast three weeks on the road. Alberto Contador, completing his final race as a professional, was given the honour of riding ahead of the peloton as they reached the circuit in Madrid. But […]

Stage 20 | Corvera de Asturias | Alto de l’Angliru | Vuelta a España 2017

Posted by on Sep 10, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

The Angliru had all the ingredients to create an epic stage to decide the Vuelta a España. Epic is an over-used word in professional cycling but in this case it applied. The steep gradient, the long climb and the miserable weather made it a test that would add an element of risk to proceedings. In […]

Stage 19 | Caso / Gijon | Vuelta a España 2017

Posted by on Sep 8, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

This episode of The Cycling Podcast finds Lionel Birnie and Fran Reyes in Gijon on Asturias day as the Vuelta a España nears its conclusion. The day belonged to Thomas De Gendt of the Lotto-Soudal team. Not only did Lotto win their fourth stage of the race, and second in a row following Sander Armée’s […]

Kilometre 0 | Episode 9 | Angliru

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The Angliru is a mythical mountain climb situated in the Asturias region of northern Spain; with an average gradient of 9.8% and sections ramping up to 23.5%, it has been called the ‘hardest climb in cycling’ by many in the pro-peloton. In 2002, while riding for Cofidis at the Vuelta a España, David Millar stopped […]

Stage 18 | Suances / Santo Toribio de Liébana | Vuelta a España 2017

Posted by on Sep 7, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

The Vuelta a España headed deep into the Cantabrian countryside and at last a breakaway was given a big advantage so they could fight for the stage. A group of 20 got clear and as the end approached, five men broke away. It was eventually Sander Armée of Lotto-Soudal who got the better of Julian […]