Wout and the art of winning

Posted by on Aug 10, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss a week packed with racing as the Classics riders tackled the first, and longest, Monument of the season while the stage racers continued their build-up to the Tour de France. In part one: We review Milan-Sanremo and Wout Van Aert’s incredible Italian double. Last week he won […]

Red hot on the white roads

Posted by on Aug 3, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

Temperatures soared in Tuscany on Saturday and the riders occasionally disappeared in clouds of pale dust as they crossed the dirt roads. Strade Bianche was a brutal return to the World Tour for the riders and in this episode we assess Wout Van Aert’s victory. The Belgian made his breakthrough at the same race two […]

Countdown to restart

Posted by on Jul 24, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

Racing is about to re-start. The Vuelta a Burgos gets underway next Tuesday and the first major stage race on the calendar in more than four months features a high quality field, including Nairo Quintana, Remco Evenepoel, Richard Carapaz and the Yates brothers, Simon and Adam. Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe and Richard Moore look ahead […]

What does Froome’s departure mean for Team Ineos’ Tour de France plans?

Posted by on Jul 17, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

Following confirmation that Chris Froome is to leave Team Ineos for Israel Start-Up Nation, we discuss the implications for the upcoming Tour de France. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe speculate on who Team Ineos will select as the team looks for an eighth Tour de France title in nine years. Will Froome make […]

Chris Froome moves on, Rod Ellingworth looks ahead

Posted by on Jul 10, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

In this week’s episode of The Cycling Podcast we speak to Rod Ellingworth, the man in charge at WorldTour team Bahrain-McLaren, about the uncertainty of the last few months and the imminent resumption of racing. Ellingworth admits that the pay cuts imposed on his team have made his job difficult, but he also reveals that […]

Not the Tour de France

Posted by on Jul 7, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

In this week’s episode Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the strange case of Mitchelton-Scott and its on-off takeover, and we hear from the team’s lead sports director, Matt White, about the challenges of planning for the season when it resumes later this month. There has been a lot of speculation about Chris […]

Press Conference

Posted by on Jun 26, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe answer listeners questions as our press conference episode returns. Listeners have recorded their questions about all aspects of professional cycling and sent them in and now it’s over to us to answer them. The Cycling Podcast is supported by iwoca and Science In Sport. INTRODUCING RICHARD MOORE Continuing […]

Lance reviewed

Posted by on Jun 16, 2020 in Podcast | No Comments

Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe return for the first time since the conclusion of Our Giro. A couple of months ago we reviewed the Netflix documentary about the Movistar team, The Least Expected Day. Grab the popcorn because in this episode, we discuss the new ESPN 30 for 30 film directed by Marina […]

In conversation with Emily Chappell

Posted by on Jun 11, 2020 in Explore, Podcast | No Comments

This episode of Explore by The Cycling Podcast features Hannah Troop in conversation with Emily Chappell, who used to criss-cross London delivering and picking up parcels as a bike courier before discovering long-distance and endurance cycling. Chappell was the first woman to finish the 2016 Transcontinental race and her latest book, Where There’s A Will, […]

Service Course | Episode 10 | Unbroken record

Posted by on Jun 8, 2020 in Podcast, Service Course | No Comments

In this episode of Service Course join Lizzy Banks and Tom Whalley as they take a look back at the track team from Derbados that took on the world and turned the track scene upside down. Team Huub Wattbike have been the leaders in technical innovation in the world of track cycling since they burst […]