The Group Ride Cycling Podcast for the Pacific Northwest

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...

The start of a bike lane backlash in Seattle?

Over the last few days, two different articles have been published about the dire state of traffic congestion in the greater Seattle area. The first is from the Seattle Times where they begin by...

Cascade announces the Emerald City Bike Ride

Cascade Bicycle Club has announced a once in a lifetime ride where riders can ride across both Lake Washington Bridges as well as the I-5 express lane on Memorial day weekend. The ride will...

The Group Ride Episode 4 – Phil Gaimon, Martin Criminale

Former UCI World Tour Pro rider Phil Gaimon joins the show to talk about life in the peloton and his upcoming projects in 2017.  After that I sit down with Martin Criminale and discuss...

Bellevue approves funding to improve cycling in the city

For those who ride in or around Bellevue, WA, you know how daunting some sections of the city can be for cyclists.  While Bellevue has made small improvements over the years to common routes,...

The Group Ride Podcast Episode 3 – J Allard from Project 529

J Allard from Project 529 joins the show to chat about their service which helps recover stolen bikes. Then I continue with Chapter 2 of my cycling story, followed by a recap of how Zwift...

Pictures from Evergreen Winter Stoke 2017

Great night at Gerks Bike & Ski for the Evergreen Winter Stoke party. I went solo which made it especially hard to chat with folks since most seemed to already be engaged with people...

The Group Ride Podcast T-Shirts have arrived

Looking for a stylish green t-shirt to show off around town? Want to support Western Washington’s newest cycling podcast sensation? Now you can do both! I’ve printed up a small batch of The Group...