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Bifurcation and Marginal Gains

What do aircraft wings, the Tacoma Narrows bridge and Coronavirus modeling all have in common? As you may have guessed from the title, it's bifurcation — just about the least…
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A Conversation with Bastion Cycles’ James Woolcock

This is an Engineer's episode if there ever was one. Josh talks to James Woolcock of Bastion cycles, a maker of custom frames, or as the site puts it, "Bespoke…
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Ask Josh Anything #14

The Tour de France is underway, and we've got questions (and answers) about it. For example, do racers REALLY still ride with tires at 120psi as Phil Liggett suggested? (Hint:…
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Talking with Factor Bikes’ Rob Gitelis

Factor is a relatively new name in the industry.  But after just a few years in the marketplace, a leading publication put Factor alongside Giant, Specialized and Cannondale as the…
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A Conversation with Shimano Brand Manager Nick Legan

Nick Legan is a name anyone with more than a casual interest in cycling has probably come across. Nick was the tech editor at Velo Magazine and Adventure Cyclist Magazine.…
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Ronan McLaughlin: Using Marginal Gains to Set an Everesting Record

Shortly after setting a new Everesting record — obliterating Alberto Contador's time by 20 minutes — Ronan McLaughlin reached out to Josh with some remarkable news: Silca Products and the…
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Ask Josh Anything #13

We've asked you to ask Josh anything (kind of meta, we know), and you do not disappoint. In this episode, however, we completely lose track of the "ask" thing because…
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Carbon Repair with Ruckus’ Shawn Small

Shawn Small of Ruckus Composites is our guest for this episode. This is going to be a great interview for any listener who has spent any amount of time on…
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Tire Pressure Pioneer: Tom Anhalt

Tom Anhalt was one of the first to turn conventional wisdom regarding inflation on its head. He is a smart guy. No doubt. But his true talent is curiosity. In…
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Andreas Klier on becoming a Marginal Gainer

Andreas Klier has been focused on competitive cycling since his early teen years. He became a pro in his first year as an adult and went on to become a…
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