Cyclists Interviews

Governor Hickenlooper joins other cyclists in the Pedal the Plains Grand Fondo today.

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The Pedal the Plains Grand Fondo rolled away on it's 120 mile journey around the eastern plains of Colorado as it started and finished the Burlington Colorado. Not only did the Grand Fondo roll out today but so did day 2 of the Pedal the Plains 3 day tour. Both of these events are new this year to Colorado and are being organized and operated by the Denver Post, which is the same organization who runs Ride the Rockies... so they know what they are doing. The Governor is a strong supporter of cycling as he is a cyclists himself and a strong supporter of Safe Routes to Schools for kids walking or biking to school. Learn more about Day 2 of Pedal the Plains bike tour

"Both my thighs were singing a song and it was not a pretty melody" From Hickenlooper as he describes his day 2 ride

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Preparing for Worlds - Interview with Timmy Duggan

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How do you wrap up a dream season which included winning the Stars and Stripes jersey as the USPRO National Road Champion and being named to the US Olympic Team? Why by being named to the US team for the UCI World Road Championships. Timmy Duggan joins us to talk about his upcoming trip to Holland for World's.

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Cyclist Interview - Georgia Gould

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Ben Welnak of 303cycling & Mountain Bike Radio talked with Georgia Gould about her recent performance at the 2012 Olympic Games. Georgia brought home the bronze medal and lives and trains in the Fort Collins area. Learn more about Georgia Gould

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Interview with cycling commentator Scott Moninger

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Synopsis
After learning the correct pronunciation of "Moninger", we discuss Scott's roots in cycling, motivation to continue his winning ways, his goals and also who he considered his toughest competition. We then delve into retirement and how an athlete fills the void of no more competition. Scott explains the reasoning behind his amazing 90s hairstyle, differences between some of the teams with which he raced and we also spend a bit of time bashing Kansas terrain (it's his home state so he can good naturedly get away with this). Moninger discusses how he landed his role with NBC Sports as a Tour de France analyst and also talk about what he enjoys most about his role as a cycling coach.

Interview with Biju as he cooks for Punk Rock Rollerfest

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George Thomas interviews Chef Biju as he cooks up dinner for the Punk Rock Rollerfest last night, a fundraiser for Boulder Junior Cycling. I had the pleasure to meet Biju last week and I can honestly say this guy is a Diamond in the rough. Look a lot more from Biju in the months to come.

Jonathan's Vaughters Darker Side Exposed

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Is this Jonathan's first time to expose that he was once a doper? Either way, great article in the NYTimes on doping in cycling and sports and the journey a Denver kid took that killed his dream to race.

The choice to kiss your childhood dream goodbye or live with a dishonest heart is horrid and tearing. I’ve been there, and I know. I chose to lie over killing my dream. I chose to dope. I am sorry for that decision, and I deeply regret it. The guilt I felt led me to retire from racing

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