Archive | August, 2015

The Recon Ride Podcast: GP Ouest-France 2015

28 Aug

Episode 24: GP Ouest-France The GP Ouest-France is that big French one-day that isn’t Paris-Roubaix. No cobbles, no bergs, but instead a rolling circuit which is fiendishly good at holding the breakaway/bunch sprint decision until the last moment. Listen as Dane Cash (@velohuman / guest interviewee Giacomo Nizzolo of Trek Factory Racing, and myself […]

The Recon Ride Podcast: Vuelta a Espana, Part 1

21 Aug

Episode 23: Vuelta a Espana, Part 1 Ah, the dreamer’s race. This is the Grand Tour you win when you can’t win a Grand Tour—except, apparently, for this year’s start list. Dane Cash (@velohuman / and I examine the contenders, evaluate the event as a whole, and even make a few guesses at stage […]

The Recon Ride Podcast: Eneco Tour 2015

8 Aug

Episode 22: Eneco Tour One of my favorite races that I never have as much time as I’d like to watch, Eneco Tour combines a variety of Classics-esq courses found around the BeNeLux region for a unique test of riding ability. (@velohuman / discus potential winners, the general coolness of the course, and even […]