The Grand Tour Diaries

Posted by on Oct 18, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The Cycling Podcast’s second book lifts the curtain on the experience of covering the 2018 and 2019 editions of the Giro d’Italia, Tour de France, Vuelta a España and Women’s Tour. In The Grand Tour Diaries, journalists and podcast presenters Lionel Birnie, Orla Chennaoui, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore and François Thomazeau describe travelling thousands of […]

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 […]

The Road Trip 2019 | Part 2

With the route of the 2020 Tour de France unveiled this week it seemed like the perfect time to relive this year’s race – or at least a version of it. The Road Trip, a podcast in two parts, follows Richard, Lionel and François as they travel around Belgium and France in pursuit of the […]

The Road Trip 2019 | Part 1

With the route of the 2020 Tour de France unveiled this week it seemed like the perfect time to relive this year’s race – or at least a version of it. The Road Trip, a podcast in two parts, follows Richard, Lionel and François as they travel around Belgium and France in pursuit of the […]

The 2020 Tour de France route

Posted by on Oct 16, 2019 in Podcast | No Comments

In this episode of The Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe react to the route of the 2020 Tour de France, which was unveiled in Paris earlier in the day. There are new start and finish towns, new summit finishes and only one time trial – on the climb of La Planche […]

An autumnal ramble

Posted by on Oct 12, 2019 in Podcast | No Comments

The World Tour season is beginning to wind down with the race of the falling leaves – il Lombardia – at the weekend but in this episode of The Cycling Podcast Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe reflect on three big stories from the world of cycling. In part one, Daniel remembers Giorgio Squinzi, […]

The Cycling Podcast Féminin | October 2019

Posted by on Oct 2, 2019 in Podcast, Podcast Féminin | No Comments

The latest episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin comes from Harrogate, where Saturday’s women’s road race was won with an astonishing performance by Annemiek van Vleuten. Richard Moore and Rose Manley report from Yorkshire and assess Van Vleuten’s victory and the manner in which it was achieved, while Orla Chennaoui files a ‘dispatch from the […]

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 […]