Mountain Biking Podcasts


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116 - Killian Callaghan The Road Of A Professional Mountain Biker - Part 3 Episode #116 Part 3 of a 3 Part bi-weekly show with Killian Callaghan about becoming a professional mountain biker. On this episode we chat, Specialized, bike set up, training, motivation, future youth and 2020 racing goals. MTB Tribe
Joe Smith - It Ain't Easy This week I’m joined by Joe Smith. In 2019, Joe had what he himself describes as a tough season, and that leaves him in the tricky position of not currently having a spot on a team for 2020. This episode goes to show how tough it can be to make a living out of this sport, and how much pressure the riders are under to perform. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Trans Cascadia: A Model for Supporting Trails While Having a Good Time in the Forest Alex Gardner, Nick Gibson, and Tommy Magrath started the Trans Cascadia 4-day enduro race five years ago as a way to allow riders to experience forgotten trails and incredible riding in the Pacific Northwest. Over the years they've forged relationships with other trail user groups and have used the race as a way to give back to the trails. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
090 Emyr Davies Emyr Davies is a professional mountain bike rider from Llanberis, Wales. Some of the things discussed took real balls to speak out about and, as we also talk about in the podcast it's not in his personality to talk openly. The HKT Podcast - The Mountain Bike & Action Sports Show
Ep 72 - A Professional Trail Builders Panel Discussion We hear from three Professional Trail Builders. First, Shane Wilson joins us from Hood River, OR, and is the Project Manager with the International Mountain Bicycling Association's Trail Solutions. Pat Podolski is the Owner / Operator of Golden Dirt Trails in BC, Canada. Front Lines MTB
115 - No More Excuses We Chat To Dirtlej About Riding Dry In The Dirt On episode #115 we are chatting with Jan and Lena the founders and owners of Dirtlej. You may know Dirtlej better as the company that makes the Dirt Suit, the onesie that keeps you dry, warm and confortable in our dirty wet winter conditions. MTB Tribe
Hollywood Mike Miranda - The Inside Line Podcast A true legend and inspiration for all facets of bicycle shredding, Mike Miranda proves that two wheels bring us all together as a family, no matter where we come from. Vital MTB
S2E28: Alison Tetrick and Previewing Season 3 This is it, the final episode of Season 2. We're closing out the show for the year with Alison Tetrick, 3X World Gravel Champ, DK200 Record Holder, and signed up for the 2020 Leadboat Challenge…in spite of the fact that she doesn't own a mountain bike. Leadville: The 100 Mile Mountain Bike Race Podcast, p/b...
Ben Cathro - Back to Racing This week I'm joined by Mr Cathrovision himself, Ben Cathro. Ben is an ex-world cup racer who has been taking YouTube by storm with his Cathrovision channel, analysing the downhill world cup tracks, and showing… The post Ben Cathro - Back to Racing appeared first on Downtime Podcast. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Our Favorite MTB Destinations Visited in 2019 The Singletracks team traveled far and wide to cover the world of mountain biking this year. From fat biking during the Polar Votex in Wisconsin to racing across BC and Croatia, we saw a lot of trails in 2019. The post Our Favorite MTB Destinations Visited in 2019 appeared first on Singletracks Mountain Bike News. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
114 - Killian Callaghan The Road Of A Professional Mountain Biker Part 2 In Part 2 we chat to Killian about how Niall Davies helped move his career in the right direction and taught him so much about bike setup, training and everything that goes with it. We get into riding and racing for the Vitus Factory Team and paying a teacher to drive him and a friend to Morzine. MTB Tribe
089 Mike Pupius Mike Pupius is a mindfulness and meditation expert who runs The Centre For Mindful Life Enhancement here in Sheffield. Mike has worked in some hugely stressful environments in his career and, discovered meditation as a tool for managing his own stress and anxiety when he was experiencing work/life challenges. The HKT Podcast - The Mountain Bike & Action Sports Show
Santa Cruz Bicycles to Give $1,000,000 To Trail Projects - The PayDirt Fund Santa Cruz Bicycles commits to giving away $1 million to projects that increase access to trailsThis is our commitment to increasing access to quality trails. Vital MTB
Santa Cruz Syndicate Physio - Laura Robson This week I'm joined by Santa Cruz Syndicate physio, Laura Robson. We'll be finding out more about Laura's background, and how she ended up spending her time keeping elite downhill riders in working order. From… The post Santa Cruz Syndicate Physio - Laura Robson appeared first on Downtime Podcast. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Ryan Leech on the Trials of Trials Riding, Skills Coaching, and Getting Motivated Ryan Leech is a mountain bike trials riders who has starred in many mountain bike films over the years and has performed live in front of audiences around the world. He’s also a mountain bike skills coach and trainer, offering online programs covering topics like wheelies, cornering, and jumping. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
Ep 71 - Increasing Bicycle Competency in Future Generations through Bicycle Playgrounds w/ Minneapolis Bike Parks Continuing with our theme of Climate Change, we hear from the founder of Minneapolis Bike Parks: Devin Olson and Program Director: Kim Holm. They're a fantastic example of a successful grassroots organization. Front Lines MTB
113 - Raising The Next Generation with Hannah Mullan and Her Dad On episode #113 we are chatting with Hannah Mullan and her dad Kristian. I wanted to get both Hannah and Kristian on the show, one to chat about how Hannah’s race season has been going but also to chat with Kristian as a parent and what sacrifices it takes to support Hannah’s very full race calendar. MTB Tribe
Carlos Matutes, SWIMBA Executive Director - The Inside Line Podcast As a kid, Carlos Matutes found freedom on a bicycle thanks to a local BMX track in his Texas town. Since then, he has continued to immerse himself in all forms of cycling, from BMX, to mountain biking, to road racing and endurance events. Vital MTB
Mountain Bike Aerodynamics with McLaren F1's Tony Salter Is aerodynamics important when riding a mountain bike? This week I sit down with Deputy Head of Aerodynamics for McLaren F1, Tony Salter, to find out. We chat a bit about Tony's background in riding… The post Mountain Bike Aerodynamics with McLaren F1's Tony Salter appeared first on Downtime Podcast. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Sleep Coaching with Nick Lambe Have you ever heard the saying that “to achieve what others can’t, you must be willing to do what others won’t”? Of course, you can use this saying to motivate you to work out or watch what you eat…and you should, because those are important things…but I’d argue that you should also use it to motivate you to get more sleep. Bike James Podcast
Chris Ball on the Rise of the EWS, UCI Partnership, E-bikes, and EWS Travel Yoann Barelli races the EWS at Finale Ligure in 2018. photo: Gerow. Enduro World Series founding board member Chris Ball talks about how he get into mountain biking, and the motivation for creating a race series outside of XC and DH competition. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
112 - Killian Callaghan The Road Of A Professional Mountain Biker Part 1 On episode #112 Part 1 we chat with Killian Callaghan about becoming a professional mountain biker, breaking bones, induced comas, scraping for race money and getting the sponsorship deal he had been waiting for. This is Part 1 of a 3 Part bi-weekly interview. MTB Tribe
Danny Hart - Look at the Time! This week on the podcast, I'm joined by Danny Hart. I still find it really surreal sitting on the couch with riders like Danny who I've looked up to for years, but it's awesome that… The post Danny Hart - Look at the Time! appeared first on Downtime Podcast. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
What's Grinding our Gears, and Stoking Our Spokes in 2019 Sometimes, you just gotta vent. Matt, Gerow, and Jeff talk about the mountain bike stuff that has us stoked right now, and the things that are bumming us out. From gear to trail access, we cover it all including e-bikes, flow trails, stage racing, slopestyle mountain biking, and even health insurance. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
088 Gee Milner Gee Milner is a film maker known most recently for his 'Dream Build' series of YouTube videos. Despite being only 25 years of age Gee has been on the mountain bike and automotive content creation scene for many years and has a wealth of experience and knowledge. The HKT Podcast - The Mountain Bike & Action Sports Show
Ep 70 - What Mountain Biking has done for First Nations Communities in BC to address Climate Change Jay Darby of IMBA Canada, returns to continue our discussion on Climate Change and what role Mountain Bike Trail Associations can play in addressing it. In addition we're joined by past guest and Executive Director of the Aboriginal Youth Mountain Bike Program, Patrick Lucas. Front Lines MTB
111 - Irish Race Review - Part 3 On episode #111 we welcome back Robert from Freewheelin.ie to chat about the Irish race scene over the 2019 racing season. We have interviews from Harry Byrne, Brendan Conroy, Beefy Mullan, Hannah Harvey, Callum Morris and Peter Davison. Plus much more information on the 2019 season and a quick look into the 2020 season! MTB Tribe
Red Bull Rampage from 3 Different Perspectives - The Inside Line We’re going to try something a little different this week and discuss the recent Red Bull Rampage event from three different perspectives. Rampage is the pinnacle of freeride mountain biking. Vital MTB
Joe Breeden - Stepping Up This week, I’m chatting to Joe Breeden. Joe is one of the UK’s top up and coming talents, with a bright future in the sport. Join us for a chat about his move from football to mountain biking, the step up from UK to World Cup level, and from junior to Elite. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Rémy Métailler on What it Takes to Huck Your Meat Rémy Métailler is a professional mountain bike racer who competes in both DH and freeride competitions around the world. He also posts skills videos and ride reports regularly on his popular YouTube Channel. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
087 Ben Plenge Ben Plenge is the owner of The Strength Factory, Bristol. An action sports focused training gym and online coaching platform. The HKT Podcast - The Mountain Bike & Action Sports Show
S2E27: Fast Guy, Bad Day We catch up with Canyon pro racer Jeremiah Bishop, holder of one of the five fastest times ever recorded in the Leadville 100. One of the highlights of the season in this show was getting Jeremiah’s insights, both in our regular show and in the live show we did in Leadville this year. Leadville: The 100 Mile Mountain Bike Race Podcast, p/b...
110 - Harry Byrne - What It Takes To Be 2019 Gravity Enduro Irish Champion On episode #110 we are chatting with Harry Byrne about becoming the 2019 Irish Gravity Enduro Champion, what this has done for his confidence, how his overall season has went, how he balances bikes and books, and what it felt like to take the win in Scotland’s Tweedlove Enduro Under 21 category, one of the UK’s most-prestigious events. MTB Tribe
Off Season Gains with Jonny Thompson from Fit4Racing This week on the podcast, I’m joined by Jonny Thompson from Fit4Racing, to talk about how to make gains in the off-season. We cover loads of topics including how to approach putting together your own plan, the potential benefits of fasted training, how simplification can help you achieve more, how to spot signs of overtraining, and plenty more. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Primal Skills Camp Recap: 3 Lessons to Help You In The Gym and On The Bike In this episode of the BikeJames Podcast, I recap the 3 lessons I took away over the course of the two day skills and fitness camp I hosted a few weeks ago. All four riders who made the trip made some big breakthroughs with how they moved on and off the bike and I hope that these lessons can help you too. Bike James Podcast
086 Alex Trimnell Alex Trimnell is the managing director of Muc-Off Ltd. Muc-Off was created by Alex's Father who spotted a gap in the market for a bike cleaner that wasn't corrosive on parts and was safe on the environment. The HKT Podcast - The Mountain Bike & Action Sports Show
Crankworx, Whistler, and the Future of Slopestyle, with Darren Kinnaird In this episode we also talk about the possibility of slopestyle mountain biking becoming an Olympic sport, how freeride is getting more women into riding, and additional Crankworx stops in the future. The post Crankworx, Whistler, and the Future of Slopestyle, with Darren Kinnaird appeared first on Singletracks Mountain Bike News. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
S2E26: Riding It Blind Chris Smith raced Leadville for the first time this year. It was a celebration of strength, willpower, and independence…because he raced it after losing seventy pounds, and ten years after being declared legally blind. Riding for the Challenged Athletes Foundation, Chris has a remarkable story to tell. Leadville: The 100 Mile Mountain Bike Race Podcast, p/b...
Ep 69 - IMBA Canada's Provincial Councils and the Beginning of Our Climate Change Conversation As a follow-up from last episode, we check in with IMBA Canada to hear about their Provincial Council Programs. Front Lines MTB
109 - MTB Awesome Trails In Malaga with Nathan 'The Lizard' McComb - Revisited In episode #109 we chat to Nathan McComb, a.k.a 'The Lizard'. We talk about his trials background, his move to MTB and how he got so fast, ending with him standing on many podiums. Plus his new Enduro Malaga MTB Holiday business, what they offer, pricing, trails etc etc. MTB Tribe
Remembering Jordie Lunn - The Inside Line Podcast It's with sad hearts that we mourn the loss of Jordie Lunn. Jordie lost his life during a mountain biking accident a few days ago, stunning friends, family and the MTB community. The Inside Line focuses on his giving heart and his adventurous nature through stories told by fellow riders and friends. Vital MTB
Greg Minnaar - A Lifetime at the Top This week I'm sitting down for a chat with the GOAT himself, Greg Minnaar. We talk about his early career with teams like Animal Orange, Global Racing and Honda. Find out a bit about that… The post Greg Minnaar - A Lifetime at the Top appeared first on Downtime Podcast. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Mountain Biking and Nutrition, with Jenny Corso We talk with an expert on nutrition and physiology about how metabolism works, the health value of gluten and intermittent fasting, and whether athletes can exercise themselves past an unhealthy diet. The post Mountain Biking and Nutrition, with Jenny Corso appeared first on Singletracks Mountain Bike News. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
Next Level Soft Tissue Strategies - Interview with Chris Duffin from Kabuki Strength Last week I posted a review of a new soft tissue tool I’ve been using called the Boomstick. At roughly 2 feet long and weighing 20 pounds, it opens up ways to address tightness and mobility that I didn’t know existed. Bike James Podcast
S2E25: The Sweeper For this episode, we've got a race report unlike any we've heard before: Joe Stein — one of this year’s LT100 sweepers — tells stories from the very back of the race. It's inspiring, funny, exciting, sad, and surprising. Don't miss it! Leadville: The 100 Mile Mountain Bike Race Podcast, p/b...
108 - Building A Scene And New Trails with Shronaboy Farm On episode #108 we chat with Jason Murphy. Jason is the driving force behind the Shronaboy Farm Bike Trails in Killarney, Co.Kerry. We chat about building trails, hosting race events and planning exciting things for the near future. Plus much much more! MTB Tribe
Veronika Widmann - A Breakthrough Season This week it's time to hear from one of 2019's rising stars, Veronika Widmann, who finished 3rd overall in this years world cup standings. I didn't know that Veronika was going to be at Hardline,… The post Veronika Widmann - A Breakthrough Season appeared first on Downtime Podcast. Downtime - The Mountain Biking Podcast
Loic Bruni & Martin Maes - Outspoken Episode 8 Days before the 2019 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships, current DH champ, Loic Bruni spends some time with Enduro World Series racer, Martin Maes. Though Martin focuses on enduro racing, he is in Mont-Sainte-Anne to compete in the downhill event at Worlds. Vital MTB
Cam McCaul on Slopestyle Mountain Biking, Injuries, Risk, and Trail Building Cam McCaul talks about the history of freeride, his career, risk taking, injuries, and mountain bike trail building. The post Cam McCaul on Slopestyle Mountain Biking, Injuries, Risk, and Trail Building appeared first on Singletracks Mountain Bike News. Singletracks Mountain Bike News
New England Dirt - "Episode 10 - Vittoria Tires" January 8, 2019 The New England Dirt Show Page ABOUT THIS EPISODE In this episode of New England Dirt, Ben heads to Vittoria North America’s New England office. He sits down with Ken Avery, Vice President of Marketing and Product for Vittoria North America, US and Jody Stoddard, OEM Sales Manager for Vittoria North America. Mountain Bike Radio