Service Course | Episode 7 | New kit day

Posted by on Mar 3, 2020 in Podcast, Service Course | No Comments

In this month’s episode of Service Course, Lizzy Banks and Tom Whalley take a look at the new kit that’s arrived in the peloton for 2020. They hear from young riders, Mikkel Bjerg, Katrine Aalerud, Niamh Fisher-Black and her brother Finn, all of whom have recently stepped up to bigger teams, and talk about the […]

Service Course | Episode 3 | Invisible Women

Posted by on Oct 18, 2019 in Podcast, Service Course | No Comments

Inspired by Caroline Criado Perez’s book Invisible Women, Tom Whalley and new co-host Lizzy Banks (Bigla Pro Cycling) ask how data bias is present in cycling. They hear from Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio about a fundamental UCI rule that she believes is based on data solely from male riders, and Liz Colebrook, one of the few female […]

Service Course | Episode 2 | Gravel, Adventure and Weight Limits

Posted by on Aug 10, 2019 in Podcast, Service Course | No Comments

Service Course by The Cycling Podcast, with Tom Whalley and Keira McVitty, returns for its second episode with a focus on gravel riding and how this trend – in professional races as well as for amateurs on weekend rides – is affecting equipment choices. Keira tries a new gravel bike as she and Tom tackle […]

Service Course | Episode 1

Posted by on Jun 27, 2019 in Podcast, Service Course | No Comments

Service Course by The Cycling Podcast is a new monthly podcast, presented by Keira McVitty and Tom Whalley, taking a fresh look at bikes, technology, equipment and clothing. Episode one includes a tour of the London Bike Show and a visit to Rob Hayles’s workshop, where the Olympic medalist discusses his career in bikes and […]