Dec 23, 2014
It’s a doping Christmas miracle. If your looking for a doping excuse we’ve got you covered. Also more fashion advice from the experts on this week’s episode.
-The death of the Velodrome
-Who was dating Basso’s sister?
Dec 15, 2014
This week is our Year End Awards Show! Listen to see not just who gets it wrong, but who gets it the most wrong. (Hint: it’s Tim).
Categories include (but not limited to):
- Most impressive in 2014
- Most embarrassing rider/team
- Who will eat the most cookies in the off season
- Biggest flop
- Best instagram account
- Favorite cycling website
- Worst Kit
- Best Kit
- Slow Ride DFL 2014 Award Winner
We also argue about some other very relevant topics, per usual. Enjoy!
Dec 8, 2014
This week we welcome our very first guest to the show! Join us as we try not to freak out about Mo Bruno Roy’s husband joining the show to talk about being a pro race mechanic, pro pits in cyclocross, and how many PB and J’s it would take to cycle across Minnesota!
It’s gonna be awesome.
Follow Matt’s (and Mo’s) antics at mmracing.org, and also on twitter at @mm_racing.
Cross State records
Another iTunes review!
We learn about Mo Bruno Roy’s first CX bike
Audis, and Dodges, and Pontiacs; Oh my!
Tim has an important Team Saturn related question
We plan an exciting new race in MN
Dec 1, 2014
This week we play catch up on the news and happening in pro cycling, dumpster diving, and of course check in on LittleGuy's plan to tackle the MN Cross State record. As well as review the new pro team kits, and lol about Astana and USAC rules.
Follow us on twitter! zomg! @theslowridepod
Initial reactions to the newest team kits on the block
USAC National rules/guidelines/suggestions/meh I guess so's
New itunes reviews!
Horner has a team, isn’t dead.
Team building camps!
LittleGuy’s cross state record plans analyzed!
Nov 17, 2014
This week was surprisingly coherent and we think you will really enjoy it! We talk about bikes, bike racing, how to destroy Fat Bike Radio, and we discover some deep seated anger in Littleguy about something Tim did to him. Or maybe didn’t do. We’re not sure.
Best Ideas for a recovering a stolen bike
Jingle Cross and Iowa City - A Littleguy report
Ultra Endurance Cycling, WUT?
Matt and Tim fight about something from 2005 for awhile
What the hell do you carry in a saddle bag?
Nov 10, 2014
We made a major discovery in this weeks podcast, and stumbled upon Littleguy’s fatal flaw. We also got down to brass tacks about call-ups, warm-ups and twitter big-up’s. We received some reader mail and junk, and we talked about it.
New twitter! zomg! @theslowridepod
New itunes review!
Warm ups? good, bad, or ugly?
Horner doesn’t have a team, isn’t dead.
Gaimon to Optum from Garmin. Say it 5 times fast.
LittleGuy’s fatal flaw revealed!
Nov 3, 2014
This weeks episode is a special one. We’ve filled it full of pro tips and life lessons for beginners and veterans alike! Join us on a smooth silky journey into the world of cycling. But not the boring parts.
On the show:
OMFG a review of the Podcast!
Are we really Lance Armstrong haters?
Chris Boardman didn’t wear a helmet! Do we care?
Jens Voigt Hour Record Loser
“Pro Only” Sections of Cyclocross Courses; Hot or Not??
DRAMA ALERT: Singlespeed Cross Worlds Kerfuffle
Yahoo: How do I get into cyclocross? We finally give an honest answer.
DRAMA ALERT: The SVEN line: right or wrong at Koppenburgcross?
Oct 27, 2014
Welcome to episode 30! Defying conventional wisdom, we are back this week with some discussion of actual bike racing related topics! We also talk facial hair, debate what’s ruining cycling this week, as well as provide some useful tips for Yahoo users. It’s a great episode, you will love it or your money back.
Oct 20, 2014
This week our trio of hosts take on the tough questions in cycling, and learn a little something about each other in the process. This week features Reader Mail, Yahoo Answers!, titanium bicycles, something about USA Cycling none of us understand, and our first listener contest!
Oct 13, 2014
On this weeks podcast we do a whole lot of Search Engine Optimization by discussing things like Klein bicycles, vintage cars, Oleg Tinkov, Leadville 100, our best race travel tips, and tacos. Hmmm.
Oh, and FATBIKES! Now I'm sure we will just shoot up the rankings.
Oct 5, 2014
Welcome to the latest episode of The Slow Ride Podcast! This week we go all TMZ on the world of cycling and let you know what you can do to stay ahead of the curve, what's hot (and what's not), and as always- what really grinds our gears. Listen in!
Topics of discussion:
World Champion Kit choices, we tell you the fashion do's and don'ts.
Rumor Mill: Kwiakowski's World Stripe kits are just Cav left overs? Say it ain't so!
Astana drama! It's back! Get the scoop on who'll be next!
The biggest podium faux-pas: Don't find yourself on a Faux-dium!
The top 4 biggest threats to Cycling as we know it! Hear them here first!
Sep 23, 2014
After a week off for a needed break, (definitely not because we forgot to hit record on the podcasting machine last week), and better than ever!
Or possibly the same as ever.
Anyway, we are back to talk about bikes and bike stuff that regular people care about! Topics include: Proper bartape, gravel grinding, heckling etiquette, CYCLOCROSSZOMG, Trek CXC, The Hour Record, and soooooo much more.
Sep 7, 2014
This episode features some, uh, “healthy debate” about cycling and cycling culture. Our hosts accuse one another of being wrong, flip-flopping, and of not deserving it! Watch out!
Sep 1, 2014
This week we make or break all the myths surrounding cycling culture! Well, maybe not ALL of them, but definitely the biggest CX myths you've heard, and we also shatter some myths about bike messengers.
We tried out a new format for the show too.
Aug 25, 2014
Hello and welcome to The Slow Ride Podcast! This week on the show, Tim talks aircraft carriers and basks in his own glory, LittleGuy discusses French movies and Japanese pedals, and Spencer drones on about heckling and Louisville.
Aug 18, 2014
Send in the choppers! The season is getting real!
Welcome to the 22nd episode of the podcast, and thanks to all of you that made your way here through some random and strange google search but decided to stick around. We appreciate it.
Aug 11, 2014
Hot off the presses, and our hosts are all a bit discombobulated this week. Spencer is destroyed from doing bicycle acrobatics all weekend, Tim had his famous pain face on in south florida, and Littleguy's story just doesn't add up.
Aug 4, 2014
Thanks for joining us for the 20th episode of The Slow Ride Podcast! This week is the highly controversial #Controversy Episode in which we discuss and dissect some of the more controversial topic in cycling today.
Jul 27, 2014
This week we (finally) wrap up the Tour Of France coverage, and look back at the best and worst moments of the race.
We will also check in on the final result of our Fantasy League, and the highest placed among our hosts has prepared statements...
Jul 21, 2014
This week we continue to drone on about the worldâ€™s biggest bike race, but we spice things up a bit with talk of campers, bowel movements, Sagan's fashion, and French cycling!
We also get down to brass tacks about our Velogames League
Jul 13, 2014
As we move into the second week of Le Tour, The Slow Ride Podcast tackles some of the biggest moments of drama from the first stages of the race with our vertically compliant (yet laterally stiff!) brand of analysis.
Jul 6, 2014
This week is all about the greatest show on earth, the Tour Of France! Don't worry, we will get back to talk of gravel grinding soon enough, but for now we go in-depth with analysis on the most meaningful aspects of the TdF.
Jun 30, 2014
The tour is coming! In this episode we analyze the best of the week and worst of the week in cycling, and we break down everything you need to know about the favorites in our amazingly insightful TdF preview.
Jun 26, 2014
The FIFA World Cup has arrived and the similarities to cycling are numerous. The shady governing organization, the whining Italian National Team, the haircuts and the complete absence of Scandinavian super powers.
Jun 16, 2014
Pull out the inhaler, because you are going to need help to keep up. This week we take a look at bike lanes, inhalers, the Grey Wolf, domestic pro bike racing (it exists), and what is the deal with amateur bike racers?