Honest Bicycle Program #60 - The Feminine Touch

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Listen to Episode 60 over at Wide Angle Podium!

This week, in the wake of the Philadelphia International Cycling Classic, Frances regales us with tales of her own personal participation of this classic (and extremely scary) race. Also: Chris Horner and his famous bike throw, and Greg learns that some things are more important than bike racing.

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Honest Bicycle Program #59 - The Other Cycling Podcast

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Listen to Episode 59 over at Wide Angle Podium!

It’s a jam-packed, hyper-caffeinated edition of HBP! Greg, mattio and Frances talk a little bit of pro racing (sort of), bike design, the politics of bicycle mode share (kind of), and the amazing new Team USA Women’s Team Pursuit bike (for real!)

Episode Links

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Bicycles built on people’s attempts to draw them from memory

The Bicycle Design Project and Greg’s thoughts on it from 2014

(Mostly) terrible design student bikes

The amazing new USA women’s team pursuit bike

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Frances Twitter: @Francestastic

Greg Twitter: @grolby

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Honest Bicycle Program #58 - Talisman Helmet

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Listen to Episode 58 over at Wide Angle Podium!

Greg, Frances and mattio touch the third rail and argue about helmets. Also, mattio has a Public Service Announcement about air quality, and we muse on the progression of bicycle lighting technology.

Episode Links

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Frances Twitter: @Francestastic

Greg Twitter: @grolby

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Honest Bicycle Program #57 - On Couches

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Listen to Episode 57 over at Wide Angle Podium!

Local elite racer and New England cycling fixture Michael Wissell sits down with Greg for a wide-ranging discussion covering allergies vs. illness, the similarities between touring in a band and traveling to bike races, different race disciplines, growing the appeal of cycling and, of course, couches.

Episode Links

The Heuristic Michael Wissell (profile) – Bikemag.com

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mattio Twitter: @_mattio

Frances Twitter: @Francestastic

Greg Twitter: @grolby

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Honest Bicycle Program #56 - S.S. Honest Bicycle Program

by grolby


Listen to Episode 56 over at Wide Angle Podium!

UGH I GUESS WE HAD TO TALK ABOUT DISC BRAKES IN PRO RACING. Also: Greg's new bike, a family-unfriendly discussion about the lack of a women's Paris-Roubaix, a Zapruderesque breakdown of the Redlands crit crash and a whole lot of nonsense.

Episode Links

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mattio Twitter: @_mattio

Frances Twitter: @Francestastic

Greg Twitter: @grolby

Email us at honestbikeprogram@gmail.com