The Cycling Podcast
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore
The Cycling Podcast - daily insight and analysis of the Giro d'Italia, Vuelta a España and Classics.
Join journalists Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe – and a few special guests along the way – as they podcast about the latest cycling news and the world of professional cycling.
Expect a mix of insight and analysis as our three experienced journalists cover not just the big talking points but take you behind the scenes of professional cycling.
Richard Moore is the author of Slaying the Badger and Sky’s the Limit, Daniel Friebe writes for Procycling and is author of The Cannibal, a biography of five-time Tour winner Eddy Merckx, and Lionel Birnie is co-editor of The Cycling Anthology, a collection of essays about the Tour de France.
18: 🇪🇸 El Cycling Podcast – Camisas de cemento
Thursday 04 March 2021
: This is episode one of a new Spanish language podcast, El Cycling Podcast, hosted by Laura Meseguer and Rob Hatch. Episode one is being...
17: Life in the Peloton – On the road with Tom Scully
Wednesday 03 March 2021
: It was time to hit the cobbles for the first time this year with Opening Weekend up in Belgium. That's Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday and...
16: Opening Weekend
Tuesday 02 March 2021
: In this week’s episode Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe review opening weekend in Flanders and the first cobbled classics of the spring,...
15: Service Course | Cycling in cyberspace
Thursday 25 February 2021
: In this episode of Service Course, Lizzy Banks and Tom Whalley take a deep dive into the world of online cycling, something that we've all...
14: Crosswinds and Côtes du Rhône
Wednesday 24 February 2021
: The 2021 World Tour season is underway with the UAE Tour and in this episode Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the...
13: Trailer: A team apart
Tuesday 23 February 2021
: This is the first ten minutes of an episode that's just been released for Friends of the Podcast called A Team Apart.
It's a study of a...
12: Fly me to the moon
Wednesday 17 February 2021
: This episode of The Cycling Podcast starts with the most significant corrections corner ever following Daniel's assertion last week that...
11: Life in the Peloton – Nate Wilson
Wednesday 17 February 2021
: I was travelling back to Girona from the first team training near Marseille at the start of the year with our trainer Nate Wilson and I was...
10: Trailer: A virtual lunch with Rod Ellingworth
Monday 15 February 2021
: This is the first ten minutes of an episode that's just been released for Friends of the Podcast. It's an in-depth conversation with Ineos...
9: Rose between two thorns
Friday 12 February 2021
: The first episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin of 2021 includes a report from the new Jumbo-Visma women's team training camp in Alicante...
8: The Ineos grand tour battle plan
Wednesday 10 February 2021
: In this episode Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the Ineos Grenadiers strategy for this season's three grand...
7: Life in the Peloton – Jack Thompson
Wednesday 03 February 2021
: It's a bit of a departure from the norm this week because my guest is Jack Thompson – aka Jack Ultra – who is not a professional cyclist...
6: Duel in the sand
Wednesday 03 February 2021
: Road racing is back with the traditional curtain-raiser to the European season, the Grand Prix La Marseillaise, taking place in the south of...
5: Service Course | Let's Talk About CX
Friday 29 January 2021
: In this episode of Service Course Lizzy Banks and Tom Whalley look at the latest trends in cyclocross bikes.
With riders like Mathieu van...
4: Dumoulin hits pause
Wednesday 27 January 2021
: The cycling world has been rocked by the decision of one of the sport’s stars, Tom Dumoulin, to hit the pause button on his career.
3: Presenting Jumbo-Visma 2021
Friday 22 January 2021
: This week’s episode of The Cycling Podcast comes from the Team Jumbo-Visma training camp in Alicante, Spain.
Richard Moore and Orla...
2: Life in the Peloton – Heinrich Haussler
Wednesday 20 January 2021
: It's great to be back for another season of Life in the Peloton and for my first episode of the new year I caught up with someone I've been...
1: The Speculation Episode
Thursday 14 January 2021
: What does 2021 have in store? In this first episode of the new year Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe gaze into their crystal...
204: Service Course | Christmas Press Conference
Monday 28 December 2020
: In the final Service Course of 2020 Lizzy Banks and Tom Whalley answer your tech questions, from tyre pressures and choice of glove to race...
203: Strictly Amaraterra
Wednesday 23 December 2020
: Since 2016, when The Cycling Podcast first covered the Giro d'Italia on the ground, the soundtrack has been provided by Amaraterra, a...
202: 2020 hindsight
Thursday 17 December 2020
: In our final regular episode of 2020, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe pick their moments of the COVID-19 season.
201: Rose's Christmas Quiz
Tuesday 15 December 2020
: In the final episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin of 2020 we have news on the future of the Drops Cycling Team, who in 2021 will become...
200: Explore | Utterly Brilliant with Timmy Mallett
Thursday 10 December 2020
: This episode of Explore, introduced by Lionel Birnie and Hannah Troop, features a man who was a fixture on British children's television in...
199: Old beginnings
Wednesday 09 December 2020
: In this week's episode we look at two high profile figures who are returning to old haunts. Mark Cavendish is going back to Deceuninck-Quick...
198: The transfer market
Thursday 03 December 2020
: In this week's episode Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe talk about cycling's transfer market and the eleventh hour rescue of...