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AngryMountainBiker Show

Mountain bike, rock climbing, and adventure sports talk. Not really that angry. Tune in for topical mountainbiking interviews, trip reports, and rants on road cycling, and life's minor and not so minor annoyances. If you like mountain biking, and you like podcasts, you found a home!
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Aug 15, 2018

With the SM100 only a couple of weeks away, I talk about my final preparations and planning and mental state.

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Aug 10, 2018

Mark Harris and Greg Pullyam of Adventure Enablers visited the studio to talk about their local mountain bike race series, Ride the Hump.  They also get me interested in adventure racing and give some tips on surviving endurance events.  Be sure to check out the Ride the Hump series at the link below--it benefits your local trail org, MORE, so let's build up another summer weeknight community oriented race community!

 

Ride the Hump Wednesday Races!

Adventure Enablers Website

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Trimassage Therapeutic Massage by Tracey Dugdale

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Jul 31, 2018

I did the Wilderness 101 metric distance race in Pennsylvania over the weekend. This is my story.

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Jul 10, 2018

I updated listeners on my training progress, rant about science and journalism, and talk about bike tourism.

BS NYT Article about remembering words

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Jul 4, 2018

Ray Heinsman joins me to talk about teaching kids to ride bikes. He's got some great tips from his time this summer getting his and his neighbors kids of all ages out riding.

If you want more information on youth biking, check these links. They'll open in a new window!

Maryland NICA: Youth Mountain Bike Racing League

Trails For Youth: Mentoring for at risk youth through outdoor experience

s'MORES: Mid Atlantic Off Road Enthusiast's youth groups

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Jun 9, 2018

In today's show, Kent Baake joined me to talk about his bike lodge in West Virginia, completing the Shenandoah Mountain 100 15 times.

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Stay at Treasure Mountain Lodge and Bike Park!

 

May 24, 2018

Saville Spain was transformed into a bike friendly city--I talk about how it was done in today's show!

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May 17, 2018

Trail ettiquete according to AMB, Strava extensions, and more in today's show.

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May 9, 2018

Guest Dan Donohue, owner of Nova Cycleworks, visits the world headquarters of AMB to talk about life as a mobile bike mechanic, and why I should wash my bike more often. Enjoy!

Nova Cycleworks

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May 6, 2018

Kyle Bondo visits AMB Show world headquarters to talk about organizing a popular mountain bike race series and more.

Wednesdays at Wakefield Information!

Merchants of Dirt Podcast

Podfader Podcast

Trails for Youth

Apr 25, 2018

Today I'm reposting an old episode, meanwhile I'm working on a new, more highly produced show based on my trip to the Pisgah Stage Race last week.  Just takes longer to edit than my normal rambling, so stay tuned!

 

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Apr 7, 2018

In which I talk about my trip to Phoenix, review the long travel 29er from Santa Cruz, and talk about Fred Beckey, a legendary alpine climber and subject of Patagonia's  recent documentary, Dirtbag.

Dirtbag, the movie.

Mar 25, 2018

In today's shorter than usual show, I make some important announcements and give some tips for getting faster going down hills!

Alzheimer's Benefit Ride in Farmville VA!

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Mar 20, 2018

In today's show I break down Olympic rock climbing and why it presents challenges to US competitors.  And, I tease you with a bit of my appearance on Front Lines MTB, a great show out of Canada. 

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Front Lines MTB Podcast

Mar 10, 2018

The Stokesville 60/40 ride (it's NOT a race, lol) was a fantastic day out riding bikes with friends and I more or less met my goals and expectations.  Hear about that, and a discussion of how to overcome a lack of self awareness in today's show!

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Planet Money episode on scientific reproducibility

 

 

Mar 3, 2018

Today I talk about bottom bracket replacement, Bentonville AR, and the dumbing down of trails.  Here's a picture of my old threaded bottom bracket, the BBT-9 Park tool, and the insert for it that came with the new bottom bracket. 

Here's my favorite DIY bearing press tool video

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Feb 28, 2018

Today I do a long term review of the Pedaling Innovation Catalyst pedal, talk about the Stokesville 60/40 Lifestyle Ride, and a study on stereotype threat and how it affects motor learning.

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Wheelbuilding book

Stokesville 60/40 Registration

 

Jan 31, 2018

Today I discuss goals, and the evolution of mine over my years in outdoor sports.  And, I give you a peak at my private life.

Also, I invite you to the MORE Winter Membership Party. You DO NOT want to miss this! Members only, so get your membership (its cheap!) and come see me there!

Event Info

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Jan 30, 2018

Sonya Looney is on the show today and we talk about endurance training, stage racing, plant based nutrition, and more.  Sonya has wins in some of the most competitive multi-day mountain bike stage races in the world, including the Breck Epic and Trans Andes.

Find out more about Sonya at her website

Or on her podcast here!

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Jan 18, 2018

In today's show, Micheal Klasmeier, owner of Trailwerks Cyclery in Annapolis MD, joins me in studio for a wide ranging discussion. Michael talks about his time with Rockshox, getting Bacon Ridge trail built, what makes a hub good, and what to expect at his downhill coaching camps with Harlan Price in Snowshoe, West Virginia this summer.

Trailwerks Cyclery

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Jan 16, 2018

Today I break down 2017 according to Strava, my goals for 2018, and Garrett Hubbard throws down another hard hitting tech tip, along with a discount code for listeners on a suspensions service!

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Jan 9, 2018

I break down a study about how the gut microbiome responds to exercise, a mistake "experts" make regarding endurance training, and Trailwerks Cyclery mechanic Brian Shannon calls in to talk about how salt from winter road treatments can wreak havoc on your bike, and how to mitigate it.

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Trailwerks Cyclery in Annapolis

 

 

Jan 5, 2018

In studio today, Todd Robinson talks about living and biking in New Zealand.  We also break down what's In, and what's Out in mountain biking in 2018. 

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Mountain Biking in Whakarewarea Forest, Rotorua

Queen Charlotte Track

 

Jan 4, 2018

Jen Everhard, Shenandoah Mountain 100 finisher, rode over 6000 miles in 2017, and still found time to do a 5 day bike mechanic class with UBI in Oregon.  She joined me in studio today to talk about her experience.

United Bike Institute

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