Giro d’Italia Stage 2: Olbia – Tortolì

Posted by on May 7, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

The Giro d’Italia’s second stage in Sardinia saw German champion Andre Greipel win the sprint finish, as Caleb Ewan pulled his foot out of the pedal at a crucial moment. The headwind made it a long, relatively slow day in the saddle but the drama at the end made up for it. Russia’s overall contender […]

Giro d’Italia Daily Coverage

Posted by on May 6, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

Stage One: Alghero-Olbia Friday, May 5 Giro Stage Two: Olbia – Tortolì Saturday, May 6 Giro Stage Three: Tortolì – Cagliari Sunday, May 7 Giro Stage Four: Cefalù – Etna Tuesday, May 9 Giro Stage Five: Pedara – Messina Wednesday, May 10 Giro Stage Six: Reggio Calabria – Terme Luigiane Thursday, May 11 Giro Stage Seven: […]

The Cycling Podcast Italiano

Posted by on May 6, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

The Cycling Podcast Italiano is in Italian. Il diretorre | The director Il Cycling Podcast Italiano fa il suo esordio in occasione del centesimo Giro d’Italia, partito il 5 maggio da Alghero. In questa prima puntata, Daniel Friebe incontra il direttore del Giro, Mauro Vegni, per una chiacchierata a 360 gradi, sul Giro, ovviamente, ma […]

Giro d’Italia Stage 1: Alghero – Olbia

Posted by on May 5, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

The 100th edition of the Giro d’Italia is underway and Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe were in Sardinia to see Austrian rider Lukas Pöstelberger take a surprise stage win in Olbia. The 25-year-old Austrian rides for Peter Sagan’s Bora-Hansgrohe team but he stepped out of the world champion’s shadow to claim the squad’s […]

Special No. 4 | Giro 100

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

With the 100th edition of the Giro d’Italia almost upon us, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe gather in one of London’s traditional Italian cafés, Italia Uno in Charlotte Street, to discuss what makes the race so captivating. They look back at last year, when The Cycling Podcast offered daily coverage of the Giro […]

Remembering Scarponi | Episode 16

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

The Cycling Podcast remembers Michele Scarponi, who was tragically killed while out training near his home in Italy at the weekend just days after winning a stage of the Tour of the Alps. 
Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the Italian’s career and popularity in the peloton and hear from former Astana press […]

Episode 11 | The Cycling Podcast Féminin

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

April 24 | In this month’s Cycling Podcast Féminin Richard Moore and Orla Chennaoui report from Flèche Wallonne, where Anna van der Breggen won her second of three Women’s World Tour races in a week. It’s an episode packed full of interviews: we hear from Van der Breggen, Ashleigh Moolman Pasio, Megan Guarnier, Boels-Dolmans manager […]

Valverde Mountain | Episode 15

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

April 20 | In this episode of The Cycling Podcast, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the Amstel Gold Race before handing over to Richard Moore and Orla Chennaoui at the Mur de Huy in Belgium, where Flèche Wallonne took place. Both Lionel and Daniel agree that the course changes at the Amstel Gold Race […]

Bonus | The Hipster’s Classic

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

This bonus episode for Friends of the Podcast is about a charming one-day race in Brittany that gets overshadowed by the big spring Classics and could be considered a under-appreciated gem on the calendar. Tro Bro Léon takes the riders across country, using farm tracks and gravel paths as well as hugging the rugged Celtic […]

Cannibal of the Cobbles | Episode 14

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in Podcast | No Comments

April 12 | In this week’s podcast Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe pick over the bones of the fastest ever Paris-Roubaix, won by Greg Van Avermaet. Van Avermaet has been in sparkling form throughout the cobbled classics, winning four, and he claimed his first Monument in clinical and decisive fashion. He had to […]