Podcast 2015 Episode 21 – Everything Means Troll in Norwegian

Podcast logoG’day team! This week Sarah and Dan actually aren’t rushing around between different job things and have time to talk about the Prudential Ride London (where Sarah commentated!), Sparkassen Giro, the Para-cycling World Cup and MTB World Cup. There’s also discussion of wolves and trolls! Don’t forget to check further down the page for HEAPS of videos from the week. (50:41 MIN / 48.66 MB)


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Things we talked about

This week’s racing

2015 Para-cycling Road World Championships

Photos on the race website, and on British Cycling’s flickrFull results.  Lots of race reports from the UCICycling Australia, USA Paralympics, Dutch Federation, British Cycling, Sportswomen.ie, Cycling Ireland, Cycling Canada, Paralympics New Zealand facebook,  and German Para-cycling facebook,

Aussie tricyclist Carol Cook’s great blogs about her ITT win and her road race – and Cook’s video interview with H1 handcyclist Emilie Miller, on her first ever Para Worlds.  Video highlights about the New Zealand team, and from the UCI, including a profile of Megan Fisher (there’s another profile video here, of Alex Zenardi)


Prudential Ride London GP

Video highlights from BBC Sport (may be geo-restricted) and EurosportBarbara Guarischi talks about winning with her team

USA rider Heather Fischer’s blog about racing La Course and Ride London with Matrix Procycling.


Sparkassen Giro Road World Cup

Our thoughts are with the friends, family and team mates of Chiara Pierobon, who died during the journey to the race, aged just 22.

Photos from Rabo-Liv and in the ORICA-AIS race report.  Race reports from Velocio-SRAM, Rabo-Liv, Bigla.


Mont-Sainte-Anne 2015 MTB World Cup

SO much media, MTB is wonderful!  Highlights from the Vélirium organisers


Claudio Caluori’s video GoPro race preview on Red Bull Bike. Highlights from the UCI:

Race highlights video and full race replay, results, photos and more on Red Bull Bike.  Photos on the UCI MTB facebook.  Highlights Video on Dirt MTB.

I LOVE Helmetcam!  Here’s Rachel Atherton’s winning race run – compare to her run on Red Bull Bike.

And more:

Team video from MS Mondraker, with Emmeline Ragot


Cross Country

Emily Batty’s course preview video on Red Bull Bike

Full race replay on Red Bull Bike.

Post-race video interviews with Catharine Pendrel (below) and Catherine Fleury and Emily Batty


British Circuit Race Championships 2015


More things we liked

Emma Johansson signs to Wiggle Honda – and here’s her blog explaining about why she’s signed a 2 year contract when she’s giving up racing after the Rio Olympics – sounds awesome!  And an interview from VoxWomen:


Rochelle Gilmore‘s rollers party trick, at Ride London (Sarah did wonder how cyclists discover this sort of thing, but then she remembered the climbing games people played when she was an outdoor activity instructor..)


Upcoming racing

Tour of Utah, 3rd-4th August – follow live with GiroJenny on twitter and the #TOUWE hashtag, and it’s also live on the Tour Tracker, which is juggling women’s and men’s races at the same time.

European Junior & u23 Road Championships, 6th-9th August – Races will be streamed live on the UEC website – here’s the programme, all timings are in EEST, which is 1 hour ahead of Euro CEST, 2 ahead of UK BST, 7 hours ahead of N American EDT and 7 hours behind Aussie AEDT.  Follow the competition live on twitter with the #EuroRoad15 hashtag, and the UEC Cycling account.

Windham 2015 Downhill & Cross Country MTB World Cup, 6th-9th August.  Watch the races live on Red Bull tv via these links:  Women’s & Men’s DH, 8th August, and women’s XCo, 9th August.

Route de France, 9th-15th August

Ladies Tour of Norway, 15th-16th August

Open de Suède Vårgårda Road World Cups – TTT on 21st August and Road Race 23rd August (live! We’ll update you with how to watch!)


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