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The Recon Ride Podcast – Il Lombardia 2017

6 Oct

Episode 81: Il Lombardia 2017 In what is probably our last race preview episode of the season, Dane and I talk about the final monument of the year, and chat with Lotto-Soudal’s Tim Wellens who’s lit this race up (and many others) on more than one occasion. Subscribe: iTunes |RSS | Download Episode (mp3)

The Recon Ride Podcast – UCI Men’s World Championship Road Race 2017

21 Sep

Episode 80: UCI Men’s World Championship Road Race 2017 Rain, red carpets, and really good racing. The Bergen races have delivered so far, and Dane and I have hopes for the main event on Sunday, where we just might see a rider claim three consecutive rainbow jerseys for the first time ever. Subscribe: iTunes |RSS […]

Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec et Montreal 2017

6 Sep

Episode 80: Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec e Montreal 2017 These late-season one-days are two of my favorite races, due in no small part to the fact that Dane Cash himself attends the events and gets rockstar interviews with the likes Tom Dumoulin and Greg Van Avermaet for this very podcast. Subscribe: iTunes |RSS | […]

The Recon Ride Podcast – Vuelta 2017 Rest Day Round-Up 2

4 Sep

Episode 79: Vuelta a Espana 2017, Part 3 – Rest Day Round-Up 2 I have to give Chris Froome’s rivals credit for trying some of my recommendations from the previous show, but the Sky rider remains in great shape heading into the final week of the 2017 Vuelta. Subscribe: iTunes |RSS | Download Episode (mp3)

The Recon Ride Podcast – Vuelta 2017 Rest Day Round-Up

4 Sep

Episode 78: Vuelta a Espana 2017, Part 2 – Rest Day Round-Up Chris Froome is in a strong position, but with two weeks remaining, many rivals still have cards to play in the 2017 Vuelta Subscribe: iTunes |RSS | Download Episode (mp3)

The Recon Ride Podcast – Vuelta a Espana 2017

16 Aug

Episode 77: Vuelta a Espana 2017 The Vuelta is the weirdest and I think most consistently entertaining of the three Grand Tours. Between Alberto Contador’s swan song, Tour winner Chris Foome on the start list, and the thoughts of BMC’s Rohan Dennis, our first podcast on the 2017 event hopes to live up to that […]

The Recon Ride Podcast – Tour de France 2017, Rest Day Round-Up 2

17 Jul

Episode 76: Tour de France 2017, Recon Ride Rest Day Round-Up 2 This is shaping up into a nice little Tour de France, is it not? Still tough to bet against Froome and Sky, but Dane and I have picks apletny that might not be so obvious in one of the closest races in a […]

The Recon Ride Podcast – Tour de France 2017, Rest Day Round-Up 1

10 Jul

Episode 75: Tour de France 2017, Recon Ride Rest Day Round-Up Nine stages down, twelve to go. We’ve seen some rivals falter and others outshine expectations. Plus a little more than anyone wants to hear from a race jury, and pure exellence on a single (double?) speed. Follow-up on storylines and see what’s coming next. […]

The Recon Ride Podcast – Tour de France 2017, Part 1

28 Jun

Episode 74: Tour de France 2017, Part 1 It’s that time of year, kids—get ready for the non-stop headlines, high drama and actual TV access of the Tour de France! Dane and I highlight the key stages, run through the favorites and even offer a few predictions. Subscribe: iTunes |RSS | Download Episode (mp3)

The Recon Ride Podcast -Tour de Suisse 2017

7 Jun

Episode 73: Tour de Suisse 2017 Well-assembled but long-running seems to be the theme at the Tour de Suisse. While that might set the race back as TdF prep, it certainly hasn’t hurt attracting riders actually marking it on their calendar for the win, as Dane and I discuss with our usual wit and vigor. […]