Podcast

Ask Josh Anything #006

The ongoing "Ask Josh Anything" series is back from Summer vacation and we've got a fun — and surprisingly informative — set of questions for Josh, including:  What marginal gains…
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The Hour Record and Marginal Gains, Part 1

The Hour Record is unlike any other race in cycling. Almost unimaginably difficult to do, but elegantly simple in concept: Ride your bike, as hard as you can, for an…
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Mountain Biking and Marginal Gains

The idea of marginal gains goes hand in hand with endurance races like the Leadville 100. With two of the three of the Marginal Gains hosts also doing a weekly…
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SILCA R&D: A Peek Behind the Curtain with John Balmer

Go behind the scenes of product development at SILCA. Josh is in Europe, involved with some race or something. Whatever. Which means that Hottie and Fatty get to pick the…
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Ask Josh Anything #005

Q&A Episode 5 - In this Q&A episode of the show that makes a big deal about the little things (and how those little things can be a big deal),…
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Materials and Marginal Gains

Materials and Marginal Gains "Materials and Marginal Gains" is a big topic — too big for a single episode of this show. So if it's OK with you (and we…
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Ask Josh Anything #004

Q&A Episode 4 - We didn't set out to turn every other episode of the Marginal Gains Podcast into the "Try to Stump Josh" game show, but at least 2/3…
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Contact Points and Marginal Gains

While we have just 5 contact points with the bike, each of those contact points are made of whole systems of contact points. And your tires are the ONLY contact points…
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Ask Josh Anything #003

Q&A Episode 3 - We didn't necessarily intend for it to turn out this way, but this episode of Marginal Gains' "Ask Josh Anything" is a wheels, rims, tubes, and…
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Hysteresis in Marginal Gains

Hysteresis in Marginal Gains Hysteresis is the term for processes that behave differently in one direction than in another. Understanding it is critical for flying, for dampened suspension systems, and…
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