The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable PodcastAuthor: The Spokesmen
22 Feb 2019

The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast

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The Spokesmen Podcast is a roundtable discussion of all of the issues and events surrounding the world of cycling. It features cycling insiders including those from the media, marketing, manufacturing, racing, and advocacy. The show has been produced since 2006 by David Bernstein and Carlton Reid.

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    Episode #208 – Working Hard To Get Nowhere

    The Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast

    Episode 208

    Working Hard To Get Nowhere

    Monday, 11th February 2019

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA • The Latest Gear. The Best Prices. All In One Place.

    HOST: Carlton Reid.

    GUESTS:
    Donna Tocci
    Jim Moss
    Tim Jackson

    TOPICS:
    Sexism in cycling. Again. The Deceuninck–Quick-Step debacle at the Vuelta a San Juan in Argentina.

    Colorado Classic going to be a women’s only race

    SRAM's product launch tweet by @AngryAsian James Huang with Yewande Adesida

    The most dangerous cities to cycle in America: 409-page Benchmarking Report from League of American Cyclists

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  • Posted on 11 Feb 2019

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    Episode #207 – Dream Dutch job for Canadian bike advocate

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    Episode 207

    Dream Dutch job for Canadian bike advocate

    Tuesday, 15th January 2019

    HOST: Carlton Reid.

    GUESTS:

    Chris Bruntlett, author and co-principal of Madacity, speaking from Vancouver, Canada.

    Mirjam Borsboom, Director, Dutch Cycling Embassy speaking from Delft in the Netherlands.

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA.

    TOPIC:
    Chris Bruntlett of Vancouver, author of "Building the Cycling City: the Dutch Blueprint for Urban Vitality" is moving to the Netherlands with his wife Melissa and two young kids to start a new life. He is to start work as international comms manager for the Dutch Cycling Embassy. Also on today's show is his future boss, Mirjam Borsboom.


  • Posted on 15 Jan 2019

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    Episode #206 – There is no such thing as a blind-spot on a truck, says truck driver

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    Episode 206

    There is no such thing as a blind-spot on a truck, says truck driver

    Wednesday, 9th January 2019

    HOST: Carlton Reid.

    GUEST: Clive Matthews

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA • The Latest Gear. The Best Prices. All In One Place.

    TOPIC:
    Truck driver Clive Matthews contends there’s no such thing as a blind spot on trucks. He sat me in his cab and walked around his truck (with my bicycle) as I watched him in his many mirrors. Look out for a story on this on Forbes.com soon.


  • Posted on 09 Jan 2019

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    Episode #205 – London’s Five-Year Cycling Action Plan – in conversation with Will Norman

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    Episode 205

    London’s Five-Year Cycling Action Plan – in conversation with Will Norman

    Monday, 17th December 2018

    HOST: Carlton Reid.

    GUEST: Will Norman

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA • The Latest Gear. The Best Prices. All In One Place.

    TOPIC:
    Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has today joined London’s cycling and walking commissioner Will Norman at a new-build protected cycleway in the Outer London borough of Enfield for the launch of the capital’s Cycling Action Plan. This five-year plan sets out the timescale for tripling the number of protected cycleways since Khan came to office and also reveals new quality standards for cycling infrastructure. Last week, for a news story on Forbes.com published today, I recorded an interview with Will Norman previewing today’s launch.


  • Posted on 17 Dec 2018

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    Episode #204 – Farts, darts and stalwarts. Or, The Road Book, and yet more helmets

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    Episode 204

    Farts, darts and stalwarts – or, The Road Book, and yet more helmets

    Monday, 26th November 2018

    HOST: Carlton Reid.

    GUESTS:
    Jim Moss
    Donna Tocci
    Ned Boulting
    Dr. Ian Walker

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA • The Latest Gear. The Best Prices. All In One Place.

    TOPICS:

    Carlton, Jim and Donna chat with Ned Boulting about The Road Book. After the break we hear from Dr. Ian Walker and his latest helmet research.

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    Go to the-spokesmen.com for URLs.

    Farts and darts.

    Kryptonite vs Bic, 2004.

    Donna’s Linkedin page

    The Road Book.

    Video of Ned discussing the book.

    Tough at bike retail – ASE collapse, and the equivalent in the UK, Evans Cycles.

    Dr Ian Walker interviewed in The Psychologist magazine.

    Motorists Punish Helmet-Wearing Cyclists With Close Passes, Confirms Data Recrunch.


  • Posted on 26 Nov 2018

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