Podcast 2015 Episode 26 – Sarah Counts Everything

Podcast logoAlright team, there’s been so much racing in the last week that not even Sarah could keep up with all of it! That doesn’t stop us from trying to tell you all about it, crack jokes and swear prolifically as we do so! Among other things, this week we cover the Boels Rental Ladies Tour, the Tour de l’Ardeche, MTB, BMX and more. Settle in and relax as we go round the world. (1:25:48 MIN / 82.38 MB)


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Things we talked about this week

This week’s racing:

Videos, photos and links from the Boels Rental Ladies Tour

Videos, photos and links from the 2015 MTB & Trials World Championships:

Tour de l’Ardèche – there’s a couple of photos, and the results from each stage on the race site, and the Marv Barras reports from Stage 1, Stage 2 and Stage 3, Stage 4 and Stage 5.  Race report from Velocio-SRAM and Dan’s favourite tweet:

We’ve only found one video, but since it’s Valentina Scandolara’s GoPro as she attacks, we’ll take that, happily!

BMX Supercross World Cup, Santiago del EsteroFull results and videos – the Time Trial full replay, UCI race report and highlights:

and full replays from the qualifying, and the main event, full results, UCI race report, and the full elite women’s semi-finals video and winning run:

Ellison Park CyclocrossTons of video from the 2 days of racing, and Photos etc from Day 1 and Day 2 on CX Magazine.


Other things we talked about

Canadian Summer & Winter Olympic medallist Clara Hughes has been talking about her autobiography, Open Heart, Open Mind, and you can watch this video interview from CBC News, where she talks about her family, how her cycling coach pushed her eating disorder, and her 1994 doping positive…  More on that on Cyclingnews.  Links to buying the book in on Amazon UK and Amazon.com.


One year to go under the Paralympics in Rio – listen to Aussie Paralympians talk about what that means, including Para-cyclist Alex Green:

Want to support the Australian Paralympic Team?  You can donate here.


We loved the Helen Wyman kit collaboration with Velocio Apparel – click through and check it out


Yara Kastelijn signs to Rabo-Liv.


Oleg Tinkov, sigh…  Ella Cycling Tips talked about it so we don’t have to.


Do you have/know kids and want to know the best way to set up a balance bike for them?  Cycling Weekly talk to Isla Rowntree of IslaBikes about it – watch and read.


Upcoming racing

Lotto Belgium Tour, 8th-11th September – follow live with their twitter and the #LottoBelgiumTour hashtag – and keep an eye on their website for updates, and the MotoMedia team Vimeo for daily videos.

Para-Cycling Road World Cup #4, Pietermaritzberg, 11th-13th September – previews from the UCI and British Cycling, keep up to date with the action and results on the UCI World Cup portal and with the UCI Para-cycling twitter.

Giro della Toscana, Italy, 11th-13th September

Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta, 13th September – it’s meant to be streamed live, but we still can’t find a website…  we’ll share links as (if) we see them.

Chrono Champenois ITT, France, 13th September


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