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The Telegraph Cycling Podcast is a podcast about all things cycling. Join journalists Richard Moore, Daniel Friebe and Lionel Birnie as they chat, interview and analyse the world of professional cycling.

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The Telegraph Cycling Podcast is a podcast about all things cycling. Join journalists Richard Moore, Daniel Friebe and Lionel Birnie as they chat, interview and analyse the world of professional cycling.
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🇬🇧 English
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2019-07-20 19:45
last episode published
2019-07-20 19:13
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Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author  
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Stage 14 | Tarbes – Col du Tourmalet | Tour de France 2019

This most enthralling Tour de France took another twist on the Col du Tourmalet and Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau were there to witness the stage and record their thoughts as the race unfolded. The first big question asked of Juli...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 13 | Pau – Pau | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France continues to intrigue and, with just over a week to go, the question of who is going to win the race is yet to be answered. Join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau at their hillside retreat close to Pau where they re...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Number Crunchers | Kilometre 0

For five years NTT (formerly Dimension Data) have worked with the Tour de France to capture information from the race, some of which is shared with the teams and TV audience.  In this episode we hear from Peter Gray, Vice President of global advanced t...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 12 | Toulouse – Bagnères-de-Bigorre | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France reaches the Pyrenees and Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau recap a day that saw another rider complete the full set of stage wins in the three grand tours. There was a huge breakaway, a curious abandon and victory f...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Fuglsang | Kilometre 0

One of the stories of the season has been Jakob Fuglsang’s transformation from nearly man to winner. His crowning glory came at Liège-Bastogne-Liège, which the Dane won alone, but he has been, along with Julian Alaphilippe, the most consistent rider of...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 11 | Albi – Toulouse | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France resumed after the rest day with a flat stage from Albi to Toulouse before the Pyrenees loom into view on Thursday. Join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau in a busy square on a warm evening in Toulouse as they dissec...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Repos | Kilometre 0

Go behind the scenes with The Cycling Podcast on the first rest day of the Tour de France in the latest episode of Kilometre 0.  Kilometre 0 by The Cycling Podcast is supported by Hansgrohe
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Press Conference | Rest Day 1 | Tour de France 2019

Join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau as they answer the questions you put to them via WhatsApp audio message. We'll be doing another press conference on the second rest day and a final episode following the 2019 Tour de France. Send...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Attachés de Presse | Kilometre 0

Fifteen years ago there were only one or two pro cycling teams that had press officers. Nowadays, they all have at least one and the job has changed enormously.  In this episode of Kilometre 0 we hear from the communications directors and attachés de p...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 10 | Saint-Flour – Albi | Tour de France 2019

With the rest day just 24 hours away, the peloton could have been forgiven for wanting a quiet day. No such luck for them because crosswinds in the final couple of hours of racing caused chaos and left several riders counting the cost of being caught o...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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1999 | Part two | Kilometre 0

This is the second part of our conversation with sports journalist David Walsh about the 1999 Tour de France, which was won by Lance Armstrong. The Texan was dogged by questions about doping once it emerged he had tested positive for a corticosteroid a...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 9 | Saint-Étienne – Brioude | Tour de France 2019

It’s Bastille Day in France - or as François reminds us, Le 14 Juillet, because no one calls it Bastille Day but there was to be no French stage winner in the Tour de France. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau recap the ninth stage, wo...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 8 | Mâcon – Saint-Étienne | Tour de France 2019

After a snoozy stage on Friday, the Tour de France burst back into life with a barnstorming stage from Mâcon to St Etienne. Join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau at their hotel – which they are sharing with the CCC, UAE Team Emirates...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 7 | Belfort – Chalon-sur-Saône | Tour de France 2019

After the drama at La Planche des Belles Filles yesterday, the Tour de France settled in for a long, slow day in the sun. Heading into the Burgundy region famous for its snails, the peloton pedalled at a snail’s pace for much of the day. But there’s no...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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1999 | Part one | Kilometre 0

This is the first of a two-part episode of Kilometre 0 looking back at the 1999 Tour de France with Sunday Times journalist David Walsh. We are all familiar with the story of Armstrong's confession and downfall but what about the events that led up to ...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 6 | Mulhouse – La Planche des Belles Filles | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France burst into life with a classic mountain stage on La Planche des Belles Filles, with the final gravel section seeming to put an element of doubt into the minds of the riders. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau recap t...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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La Planche des Belles Filles | Kilometre 0

For a climb only introduced in 2012, La Planche des Belles Filles in the Vosges Mountains has become a fixture in the Tour de France.  It has also been decisive: on each of its three previous visits the rider in yellow after the stage has gone on to wi...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 5 | Saint-Dié-des-Vosges – Colmar | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France heads into the Vosges and Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau head to the Hotel Hassenforder to record their stage five podcast. The restaurant used to be owned by Roger Hassenforder, who won eight stages of the Tour ...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The CEO | Kilometre 0

On the eve of the Tour de France Fran Millar was appointed chief executive at Team Ineos.  Millar first got involved in cycling through her brother, David, who she managed before he served a two year doping ban in 2004.  She helped set up Team Sky in 2...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 4 | Reims – Nancy | Tour de France 2019

From Champagne to quiche Lorraine, the Tour de France continues its journey, although the same team was celebrating again today. Elia Viviani followed his Deceuninck-Quick Step team-mate Julian Alaphilippe by winning the stage in Nancy. We discuss the ...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Super Mario | Kilometre 0

The maillot jaune is 100 years old but this episode of Kilometre 0 focuses on the special edition jerseys designed by an Italian pop artist for the 1989 Tour de France. But who was Mario Schifano and how did he come to design such distinctive jerseys? ...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 3 | Binche – Épernay | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France has left Belgium behind and arrived in the region famous for its Champagne. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau record their stage three podcast over a glass of Champagne. We discuss Julian Alaphilippe’s stage win as ...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Eddy the GOAT | Kilometre 0

The Brussels Grand Départ of the 2019 Tour de France was a two day tribute to Belgium’s most famous son, Eddy Merckx.  In this episode of Kilometre 0 we look at the life and career of the greatest cyclist of all time. We hear from long time friends and...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 2 | Brussels – Brussels | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France is still in Brussels, with the start and finish in the same places as they were on Saturday, although a very different test stood in front of the riders. The team time trial took the race through the birthplaces of two of Belgium’s f...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 1 | Brussels – Brussels | Tour de France 2019

The Tour de France is off and running and Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau are in the centre of Brussels to discuss the opening stage. The identity of the winning team was not a surprise but no one will have predicted Mike Theunissen...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Cycling Podcast Féminin | Giro Rosa Preview

The latest episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin looks ahead to the Giro Rosa, the 10-day stage race that starts on Friday.  There’s an interview with the defending champion and favourite, Annemiek van Vleuten, and with the rider who was second last y...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Pre-Tour Press Conference

Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe answer the questions listeners put to them via WhatsApp, ahead of the 106th edition of the Tour de France. We also hear a teaser from an upcoming Friends of the Podcast Special episode- Lunch with the Team...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Service Course | Episode 1

Service Course by The Cycling Podcast is a new monthly podcast, presented by Keira McVitty and Tom Whalley, taking a fresh look at bikes, technology, equipment and clothing. Episode one includes a tour of the London Bike Show and a visit to Rob Hayles’...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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A Tour de France ramble

With the Tour of Switzerland finishing at the weekend all eyes are now on the Tour de France, which starts in Brussels a week on Saturday. The Colombian prodigy Egan Bernal beat Rohan Dennis in Switzerland, but was his performance sufficiently convinci...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Tour without Froome

Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe meet at Vermuteria in London's Kings Cross to discuss the implications of the crash which will keep four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome of this year's race. Daniel was at the Critérium du Dauphiné...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Women's Tour Press Conference

The final episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin from the Ovo Energy Women’s Tour is a press conference, in which Orla Chennaoui, Rose Manley and Richard Moore answer listeners’ questions. Topics range from the future of the Women’s Tour to the differe...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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FRIENDS OF THE PODCAST SPECIAL | LIMITED RELEASE | Mont Ventoux: Heat, Wind & Fear

The 17th of June marks the inaugural Mont Ventoux Denivele Challenges. Discover the stories behind the mountain in one of our favourite ever Friends of the Podcast specials: Heat, Wind and Fear. Available in our main feed for a short time only! Get oth...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 6 | Carmarthen - Pembrey Country Park | Women's Tour 2019

The final stage of the Ovo Energy Women's Tour saw Lizzie Deignan seal the overall victory, her first win since becoming a mother less than nine months ago. She also became the first rider to win two editions of a race that was first held in 2014, havi...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 5 | Llandrindod Wells - Builth Wells | Women's Tour 2019

The toughest stage ever to feature in the Ovo Energy Women's Tour did not disappoint as Lizzie Deignan won her first race since her return to racing following childbirth and Kasia Niewiadoma lit it up on the climbs, finishing second at the finish in Bu...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 4 | Warwick - Burton Dassett | Women's Tour 2019

The Women’s Tour burst into life on stage 4 as former winner Kasia Niewiadoma won the first summit finish at Burton Dassett. Behind her, 21 year old Liane Lippert was second to take over the race lead. There are interviews with both riders in The Cycli...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 3 | Henley-on-Thames – Blenheim Palace | Women's Tour 2019

It was a day of crashes and drama on the third stage of the Women’s Tour as the race leader Marianne Vos fell heavily and was forced to withdraw. The mass pile-up at an intermediate sprint dominated the day, with lots of riders injured and nine abandon...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 2 | Kent Cyclopark – Kent Cyclopark | Women's Tour 2019

There was an unusual second stage of the Ovo Energy Women's Tour, a circuit race at the Kent Cyclopark in Gravesend, but it was won by a familiar face, with Marianne Vos sprinting in ahead of Lizzie Deignan and Sarah Roy. Orla Chennaoui, Rose Manley an...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 1 | Beccles – Stowmarket | Women's Tour 2019

Stage one of the Women’s Tour was won by Jolien D’hoore for the second year in a row as the six-day race got underway in East Anglia. The Cycling Podcast Féminin was at the start in Beccles and the finish in Stowmarket, and will be following it all the...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Cycling Podcast Féminin | June 2019

In the June episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin we look back at the last month's racing and ahead to next week's Women's Tour, where we will be releasing daily episodes covering the six stages. We hear from Katie Hall, the Boels-Dolmans rider who wa...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Post-Giro Press Conference

Richard, Lionel and Daniel answer your questions on the 2019 Giro d'Italia for one last time before wrapping-up the final talking points. We also hear some reflections on the pink race from a handful of the youngest riders in the peloton. Finally, ther...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 21 | Verona – Verona | Giro d’Italia 2019

The Giro d’Italia finished in Verona with Richard Carapaz giving Ecuador its first Grand Tour win in front of thousands of his countrymen and women.  In the final podcast from the Giro we hear from Carapaz’s fans and there are interviews with his team’...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 20 | Feltre – Croce d'Aune-Monte Avena | Giro d’Italia 2019

The penultimate day of the Giro d’Italia and the final mountain stage saw a minor shakeup of the overall classification, with Mikel Landa leapfrogging Primoz Roglic to occupy the final step of the podium. But with only a small deficit to make up, Rogli...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 19 | Treviso – San Martino di Castrozza | Giro d’Italia 2019

After twelve months of health problems, Esteban Chaves returned to the top step of the podium, by winning in San Martino di Castrozza in the Dolomites, as the overall contenders shadow boxed before Saturday’s final day in the mountains.  Richard Moore ...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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No Cigars | Kilometre 0

Twelve teams have won stages at the Giro d’Italia, which means that ten have not.  In this episode we hear from some of those who are set to go home empty handed, including Doug Ryder and Ben O’Connor of Dimension Data, whose run of bad luck and poor r...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 18 | Valdaora – Santa Maria di Sala | Giro d’Italia 2019

A thrilling finish to the final sprinters’ stage of the 2019 Giro d’Italia saw a win for a small Italian team and a change in the points competition, with the Ciclamino jersey moving from Arnaud Demare to Pascal Ackerman.  In The Cycling Podcast, Richa...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 17 | Commezzadura – Anterselva | Giro d’Italia 2019

A surprise winner and a skirmish between the overall contenders marked the seventeenth stage of the Giro d’Italia, which saw the race enter the German speaking part of Italy. In the podcast Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe are joined by Ciro Scognamigli...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Yellow Jumper | Kilometre 0

In only his fourth Grand Tour, Primoz Roglic enters the final stages of the Giro d’Italia still with a chance of winning.  His back story is well known by now but the sheer speed of his progress is sometimes overlooked.  Having started racing in 2013 h...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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Stage 16 | Lovere – Ponte di Legno | Giro d’Italia 2019

On another day of miserable weather at the Giro d’Italia there was an enthralling stage that included the climb of the Passo del Mortirolo, which saw Vincenzo Nibali on the attack and Primoz Roglic losing valuable time. Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe ...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Press Conference | Rest Day 2

Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe hear from Jumbo-Visma's Addy Engels following an ill-timed comfort break on stage 15 before answering the questions put to them by The Cycling Podcast listeners. We'll be holding a final press conference at the end of th...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author
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The Mortirolo | Kilometre 0

Tuesday’s 16th stage of the Giro d’Italia has given up the Gavia but the riders in the race would have preferred the bad weather to spare them the Mortirolo. The first of the ‘Corsa Rosa’s’ überclimbs, an evil mineshaft cut through forests once suppose...
Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore author