Another Sunday in Harrogate | World Championships 2019

The UCI road world championships concluded in Harrogate on Sunday with the men’s elite road race. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau discuss a race run off in terrible weather and with a surprising winner in Denmark’s Mads Pedersen. There are interviews with Pedersen’s good friend and fellow Dane Michael Valgren, who was 6th, […]

Saturday in Harrogate | World Championships 2019

The Cycling Podcast returns to Bettys to discuss the penultimate day of the World Championships in Harrogate. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau discuss the women’s road race, won with an astonishing 104-kilometre solo break by Dutch rider Annemiek van Vleuten, before recapping the controversial disqualification of another Dutch rider, Nils Eekhoff, for drafting […]

Friday in Harrogate | World Championships 2019

In this episode of The Cycling Podcast from Harrogate, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe and François Thomazeau are joined by Mitchelton-Scott sports director Matt White. They talk about Sunday’s men’s road race, and also the importance of the junior and under-23 races in the development of the stars of tomorrow. The Cycling Podcast is […]

Thursday in the Yorkshire Wolds | World Championships 2019

Join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe and François Thomazeau and an audience at the Wold Top Brewery for a live version of the World Championship podcasts. They discuss the prospects for the road races at the weekend. The Cycling Podcast is supported by Rapha and Science In Sport. The Cycling Podcast is also supported […]

Wednesday in Harrogate | World Championships 2019

In this episode of The Cycling Podcast Richard Moore and Lionel Birnie are joined in Betty’s tearooms by François Thomazeau to discuss the men’s elite time trial. The gold medal and rainbow jersey was won for the second year in a row by Australia’s Rohan Dennis, who pulled out of the Tour de France midway […]

Dygert dominates, Dutch defeated | The Cycling Podcast Féminin | World Championships 2019

The latest episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin comes from the world championships in Yorkshire, where Richard Moore reports on the women’s time trial, William Fotheringham tells us about his new biography of Beryl Burton and Rose Manley looks ahead to Saturday’s road race. There are also interviews with Chloe Dygert Owen, Annemiek van Vleuten, […]

Tuesday in Harrogate | World Championships 2019

The rain fell almost all day, making the under-23 and women’s time trials extremely challenging for the riders in Yorkshire. Join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Rob Hatch in the Rapha cafe in Harrogate as they dissect the two races and reflect on an astonishing gold medal-winning performance by a young American rider. We hear […]

Monday in Harrogate | World Championships 2019

After a day of time trial action in Harrogate, Richard Moore and Lionel Birnie are joined for tea in Bettys by Seb Piquet. Both gold medallists suffered minor mishaps on their way to victory. We discuss how Harrogate is warming up for the races to come and hear from Elynor Bäckstedt, bronze medallist in the […]

Sunday in Harrogate | World Championships 2019

The Cycling Podcast has arrived in Harrogate for the World Championships – the first time they’ve been held in Great Britain since 1982. Join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Rob Hatch in Bettys tearoom in the finishing straight in Harrogate town centre as they discuss the first mixed relay team time trial in World Championships […]