284 episodes

The Spokesmen Podcast is a roundtable discussion of all of the issues and events surrounding the world of cycling. It features cycling insiders including those from the media, marketing, manufacturing, racing, and advocacy. The show has been produced since 2006 by David Bernstein and Carlton Reid.

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The Spokesmen Podcast is a roundtable discussion of all of the issues and events surrounding the world of cycling. It features cycling insiders including those from the media, marketing, manufacturing, racing, and advocacy. The show has been produced since 2006 by David Bernstein and Carlton Reid.

    Episode #287 – Chris Froome and Hammerhead CEO Pieter Morgan

    Episode #287 – Chris Froome and Hammerhead CEO Pieter Morgan

    22nd November 2021

    The Spokesmen Cycling Podcast

    EPISODE 287: Chris Froome and Hammerhead CEO Pieter Morgan

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA

    HOST: Carlton Reid

    GUESTS: Chris Froome and Pieter Morgan


    TOPICS: Chris Froome’s investment in Pieter Morgan’s Hammerhead.

    LINKS:

    https://www.Jensonusa.com/thespokesmen

    https://www.the-spokesmen.com

    https://nextventures.com/team/

    https://www.hammerhead.io/

    • 32 min
    Episode #286 – COP26 SPECIAL: The Transition to Zero Cars

    Episode #286 – COP26 SPECIAL: The Transition to Zero Cars

    14th November 2021

    The Spokesmen Cycling Podcast

    EPISODE 286: COP26 SPECIAL: The Transition to Zero Cars

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA

    HOST: Carlton Reid

    GUESTS: US Congressman Earl Blumenauer of Oregon; Greater Manchester’s transport commissioner Chris Boardman and the city region’s mayor Andy Burnham; the UCI’s Advocacy and Development Manager Isabella Burczak; Susan Claris and Stephen Edwards of Living Streets; Ed Miliband, UK Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy; Mohamed Mezghani, Secretary-General of the global public transit organization UITP; European Cyclists’ Federation president Henk Swarttouw; Heather Thompson, CEO of the New-York-based Institute for Transportation and Development Policy; Bronwen Thornton, chief executive of pedestrian organization Walk 21 and European Cyclists’ Federation CEO Jill Warren.


    TOPICS: COP26

    LINKS:

    https://www.Jensonusa.com/thespokesmen

    https://www.the-spokesmen.com

    • 1 hr 34 min
    Episode #285 – Ride For Their Lives

    Episode #285 – Ride For Their Lives

    29th October 2021

    The Spokesmen Cycling Podcast

    EPISODE 285: Ride For Their Lives

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA

    HOST: Carlton Reid

    GUESTS: Childrens’ health professionals on the Ride for Their Lives ride.

    TOPICS: 30 or so childrens’ health professionals are riding from London to Glasgow to deliver a letter to world leaders at COP24. I joined them on day six between Newcastle and Carlisle.

    LINKS:

    https://www.Jensonusa.com/thespokesmen

    https://www.the-spokesmen.com

    https://climateacceptancestudios.com/ridefortheirlives

    • 56 min
    Episode #284 – Birmingham to become a super-sized low-traffic neighbourhood

    Episode #284 – Birmingham to become a super-sized low-traffic neighbourhood

    4th October 2021

    The Spokesmen Cycling Podcast

    EPISODE 284: Brum to kick out cars

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA

    HOST: Carlton Reid

    GUEST: Cllr Waseem Zaffar

    TOPICS: 45-minute interview with Birmingham’s city council’s transport lead Waseem Zaffar on a day the council launched its radical and potentially transformative transport plan. The UK’s motorway city is to prioritise people over cars, including adding more protected cycleways. If Britain’s Detroit can do it, any city can do it! This interview was used for a news story of mine which appeared in The Guardian.

    LINKS:

    https://www.Jensonusa.com/thespokesmen

    https://www.the-spokesmen.com

    https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2021/oct/04/birmingham-to-become-a-super-sized-low-traffic-neighbourhood

    • 48 min
    Episode #283 – Autonorama

    Episode #283 – Autonorama

    19th September 2021

    The Spokesmen Cycling Podcast

    EPISODE 283: Autonorama

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA

    HOST: Carlton Reid

    GUEST: Peter Norton

    TOPICS: US academic Peter Norton, author of the classic “Fighting Traffic,” talks about his new book “Autonorama” which details the historically-resonant threat to pedestrians and cyclists from driverless vehicles.

    LINKS:
    https://www.Jensonusa.com/thespokesmen

    https://www.the-spokesmen.com

    https://islandpress.org/books/autonorama

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Episode #282 – Veloforte

    Episode #282 – Veloforte

    12th September 2021

    The Spokesmen Cycling Podcast

    EPISODE 282: Veloforte

    SPONSOR: Jenson USA

    HOST: Carlton Reid

    GUESTS: Marc and Lara Giusti

    TOPICS: A 50-minute chat with Veloforte founders Marc and Lara Guisti.

    LINKS:

    https://www.Jensonusa.com/thespokesmen

    https://www.the-spokesmen.com

    https://veloforte.com

    • 48 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
43 Ratings

43 Ratings

Baldy on a bike ,

Excellent update on all things cycling

Well informed and well presented podcast.

mchillingworth ,

Good listening for travellers & cyclists

Informative & entertaining

6ft drop ,

Generic again

Another generic posh guy cycling podcast with zero charisma and bad humour.

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