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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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Now displaying: February, 2017
Feb 28, 2017

Today I talk about why we all need a steward of common sense in our life, then I get into some IMBA, STC and local chapter talk. With a new director, and the loss of a major sponsor last year, the future of mountain bike advocacy faces serious challenges.  Plus, it's a very sexy episode!

Dave Wiens Interview

Pro STC piece on MTBR.com

Anti STC piece on MTBR.com

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Feb 25, 2017

Tonight I talk about some of the things you need to do now to be ready for a great, strong mountain bike season this year.  Enjoy!

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Feb 23, 2017

Today I break down what it takes to replace your rear derailleur, talk about a new dropper on the scene, and explain why you need to slap yourself. I also promote the Stokesville 60/40KM race and the DC Bike Ride coming up this spring.

Stokesville 60/40

Revive Dropper post

Replace shifter gear cables

Install rear derailleur

Adjust rear derailleur

 

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Feb 21, 2017

I break down my weekend of derailleur eating riding, mental preparation, then I get into the story of the courageous soldiers of the 25th Cavalry, African American soldiers who rode 50 miles a day on bikes in 1897 from Montana to St. Louis.

DirtMag article on Buffalo Soldiers

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Feb 16, 2017

Learn what the hard working volunteers of the Mid Atlantic Off Road Enthusiasts (MORE) have accomplished in the past year and what you can expect to look forward to for 2017--the 25th Anniversary of this effective and important non-profit. We talked about new developments in trail design standards, the national summit of IMBA, where Ernie spoke, and much more.

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Feb 16, 2017

Learn what the hard working volunteers of the Mid Atlantic Off Road Enthusiasts (MORE) have accomplished in the past year and what you can expect to look forward to for 2017--the 25th Anniversary of this effective and important non-profit. We talked about new developments in trail design standards, the national summit of IMBA, where Ernie spoke, and much more.

Visit more-mtb.org to join and donate and find events!

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Feb 14, 2017

Tonight I give you some resources for learning about bike maintenance and mechanics, and the surprising answer to "When do you inspect your bike?". Plus do a rant on electric "bikes".

Shimano Tech Docs

Jimmy Mac interview

Park Tools Youtube Channel

Feb 12, 2017

I break down the new 104 mph speed record set by Max Stockl of Austria, and talk more about Robert Marchand, the 105 year old cyclist setting records and being studied in France. He increased his VO2 Max by 13% at the age of 103.

105 Year Old Cyclist Robert Marchand

Markus Stockl breaks mountain bike speed record

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Feb 8, 2017

James Stoup visits AMB headquarters to talk about Colorado trails, his ride scheduling app, and the benefits of trailwork.  We talk about Doctors Park, the Monarch Crest, and why you need to get yourself out to help build trail.

Visit Yazda Here!

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Feb 7, 2017

Listen up, people. There is one word in biking that's holding us all back and I'd like to fix that. So get your 'beats on and tune in and let's fix this thing. Plus, you may get a chance to win a copy of Dirt Mag's 20th anniversary book which is loaded with a ton of great articles and pics. 

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Feb 5, 2017

I break down our local chapter winter party's special moment, and go over some evidence related to training and immunity

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