On the seventh day of Christmas…

Posted by on Dec 31, 2018 in Twelve days of Christmas | No Comments

Join us as we return to our favourite episodes from the 2018 season, one for each of the twelve days of Christmas. In Search of The Pink Panther – Friends of the Podcast 2018 One day Richard, Daniel and I were throwing around a few ideas for potential Friends of the Podcast episodes and we […]

On the sixth day of Christmas…

Posted by on Dec 30, 2018 in Twelve days of Christmas | No Comments

Join us as we return to our favourite episodes from the 2018 season, one for each of the twelve days of Christmas. Ian Boswell’s Tour Diary We’ve commissioned rider diaries before, but this was the first one at the Tour de France. Ian’s was very different to Joe Dombrowski’s from the 2016 Giro. Whereas Joe’s […]

On the fifth day of Christmas…

Join us as we return to our favourite episodes from the 2018 season, one for each of the twelve days of Christmas. The Women’s Tour Stage 3 2018 has been a big year for The Cycling Podcast Féminin, and one I’ve enjoyed immensely. The biggest development has been welcoming Rose Manley to the team, who […]

On the fourth day of Christmas…

Posted by on Dec 28, 2018 in Twelve days of Christmas | No Comments

Join us as we return to our favourite episodes from the 2018 season, one for each of the twelve days of Christmas. Giro d’Italia Stage 19 A crazy day. There was the stage, of course. That was crazy. But it was also challenging for Daniel and me. For much of it we were running around […]

On the third day of Christmas…

Posted by on Dec 27, 2018 in Twelve days of Christmas | No Comments

Join us as we return to our favourite episodes from the 2018 season, one for each of the twelve days of Christmas. Meeting Jean Bobet – Friends of the Podcast Special I’d had Jean Bobet’s phone number for several years but one day last January, while idling in my office, I decided to finally call […]

The Grand Tour Diaries 2018 | Tour de France

Part three: Tour de France by Lionel Birnie, Richard Moore and François Thomazeau The third part of our Grand Tour diaries audiobook series features the Tour de France, with Lionel, Richard and François each documenting a week of the race. The Tour kicked off in the Vendée in the west of France and the opening […]

Look, it’s the second day of Christmas…

Posted by on Dec 26, 2018 in Twelve days of Christmas | No Comments

Join us as we return to our favourite episodes from the 2018 season, one for each of the twelve days of Christmas. Look, it’s lunch with Matt White – Friends of the Podcast Special The beauty of the Lunch With format is that it leads to a relaxed conversation rather than the more formal question […]

On the first day of Christmas…

Posted by on Dec 25, 2018 in Twelve days of Christmas | No Comments

Join us for the twelve days of Christmas as we return to a selection of our favourite episodes from the 2018 season. The Flanders Cycling School We see Tim Harris most days on the Tour de France. I remember him as a professional rider in the late 1980s and early 90s. Dark-haired, with a deep […]

Christmas drinks with Dan Lloyd

Posted by on Dec 23, 2018 in Podcast | No Comments

December 23 | Our 161st and final free-to-air episode of 2018 is a twist on the semi-regular Lunch With series. Join Lionel Birnie for Christmas drinks with Dan Lloyd. Lionel met Dan at the Dancing Man Brewery in Southampton for a beer, a bite to eat and a conversation about his life and career. Okay, […]

Explore | Episode 6 | Remembering Mike Hall + Riding Around the World

Posted by on Dec 21, 2018 in Explore | No Comments

December 21 | Episode 6 This episode of Explore tells two stories. In the first half, Lionel Birnie travels to mid-Wales to meet Anna Haslock, race director of the Transcontinental Race and partner of the late Mike Hall, who founded the event. It brings the debut series of Explore full circle. In episode one we […]