Category: Blog

The Group Ride Episode 9 – Ian Mullins – Ultra Endurance MTB Racer

  Ian Mullins and I sit down at a local Seattle coffee joint to discuss his endurance mountain bike racing and the addition problem with prescription painkillers in cycling.  After that I check in...

Help David Sorrentino conquer the Tour Divide

You may recall an interview I did with David Sorrentino from SnoValley Velo Club on Episode 2 of the podcast where he discussed his struggles with being a disabled vet and his ambitious goal to...

The Group Ride Episode 8 – Sarah Outen – Dare to Do: Taking on the Planet by Bike and Boat

Sarah Outen joins the show to share stories from her new book Dare to Do: Taking on the Planet by Bike and Boat. Then I check in on our new tip line to see what tips listeners...

The Group Ride Episode 7 – Peter Walker – How Cycling Can Change the World

Author and cyclist Peter Walker joins the show to talk about his new book, How Cycling Can Save the World.  Then I check in on our new tip line to see what tips listeners...

Supporting the show and our guests through Amazon

As the show continues to grow in popularity, I’m in a position familiar to most small internet start-ups … the need to find revenue sources to help fund the operation. Luckily so far the...

The Group Ride Episode 6 – Cycling Attorney John Duggan

John Duggan joins the show to talk about the in and outs of being a cycling attorney in the Pacific Northwest. Then I unveil the new Group Ride Podcast tip line, followed by some local...

The Group Ride Tipline Topic: Tips for the first time PNW Bike Commuter

With Episode 6 of the show, I’m kicking off a new feature where listeners can participate more directly. Introducing The Group Ride Podcast Tipline! How it works is simple, just call my voicemail and...

Poll: The Group Ride Theme Music

I’m thinking of changing up the show theme music again.  Head on over to Twitter and vote to let me know what you think! I’m considering changing up the theme music again. Time to...

As Seattle’s Bike share closes this month, Portland’s Bike share program is booming

At the end of this month, Pronto Bike Share will end their run as Seattle’s bike share program.   At the same time, Portland’s bike share program “Biketown” receives a $750,000 cash infusion from Kaiser Permanente....

The Group Ride Episode 5 – Seattle Bike Show

Summer and I visit the exhibitors of the Seattle Bike Show.  After that, I investigate the rising popularity of cycling among an unlikely group of professional athletes … NASCAR drivers.  Then I discuss the recent...