Beyond the Peloton Podcast
Giro d’Italia Storylines w/Andrew Vontz

Giro d’Italia Storylines w/Andrew Vontz

May 21, 2022

Andrew Vontz of the Choose the Hard Way Podcast comes on to talk about the major storylines through the first two weeks of the Giro d'Italia, then we talk about what we expect to happen to the GC battle when the race hits its final, and most important, block of high mountain stages.

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Giro d’Italia Dispatch: Key GC Battle Takeaways From Stages 1-11

Giro d’Italia Dispatch: Key GC Battle Takeaways From Stages 1-11

May 19, 2022

Popping on to break down what we've seen from the simmering GC battle so far at the Giro d'Italia as well as the individual brilliance of riders like Mathieu van der Poel and Biniam Girmay.

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Benji Naesen’s Giro Predictions & Going From Gamer to Pro Cycling Analyst

Benji Naesen’s Giro Predictions & Going From Gamer to Pro Cycling Analyst

May 3, 2022

This week I go over the key takeaways (01:55) from Tour de Romandie, Vuelta Asturias & Eschborn–Frankfurt before (15:30) Twitter sensation and Lanterne Rouge podcast co-host Benji Naesen comes on to talk about going from YouTube gamer to a highly respected pro cycling analyst.

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Is Remco Evenepoel a One-Day Specialist or Stage Racer?

Is Remco Evenepoel a One-Day Specialist or Stage Racer?

April 27, 2022

This week I break down how Remco Evenepoel won Liège-Bastogne-Liège with a solo attack when everyone knew it was coming and if he should focus on one-day races and stages going forward, or continue to chase a career as a stage racer. Then I give a few quick thoughts on Thibaut Pinot's win at the Tour of the Alps and the opening stages at the Tour de Romandie.

My full breakdown on how Remco won Liege

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Paris-Roubaix Talking Points w/Andrew Vontz

Paris-Roubaix Talking Points w/Andrew Vontz

April 19, 2022

This week I go through a few notes from the recent amazing edition of Paris-Roubaix (0:36) before bringing on Andrew Vontz of the Choose the Hard Way Podcast to discuss our major takeaways from the race and just how much cycling has changed and advanced over the last few seasons (08:09).

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In Conversation With AG2R’s Larry Warbasse

In Conversation With AG2R’s Larry Warbasse

April 13, 2022

This week I talk to Larry Warbasse about his now-out GCN+ documentary 'The Slow Pro Tour' as well as his path to professional cycling and how he became fluent in French over the course of a month. 

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Breaking down a wild finish at the Tour of Flanders

Breaking down a wild finish at the Tour of Flanders

April 3, 2022

Going through my Ronde van Vlaanderen (Tour of Flanders) race notebook to break down a wild finish at one of the season's biggest one-day classics.

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Talking Flanders w/Oliver Naesen & Andrew Vontz

Talking Flanders w/Oliver Naesen & Andrew Vontz

April 1, 2022

This week I chat with Choose the Hard Way podcast host Andrew Vontz (01:36) about what we are watching for at the upcoming Tour of Flanders before sitting down with AG2R's Oliver Naesen (35:25) to talk about his new GCN+ documentary 'How to Win the Tour of Flanders' before digging into what it is like to actually compete in the race, what it means to the Flanders region & the inside scoop on life as a pro cyclist.

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E3 Domination & Thrilling Racing at Volta Catalunya

E3 Domination & Thrilling Racing at Volta Catalunya

March 25, 2022

This week I touch on a few key points that decided last week's Milano-Sanremo (01:08), before breaking down takeaways from the ongoing Volta Cataluyna (12:22) and then finish by going through the first real Cobbled Classic on the season, E3, (29:02) and if the dominating performance we saw from Wout van Aert & Jumbo will be par for the course throughout the Spring.  

Milano-Sanremo: Is There Any Hope For Riders Not Named Tadej Pogačar?

Milano-Sanremo: Is There Any Hope For Riders Not Named Tadej Pogačar?

March 17, 2022

This week I tie up some loose ends surrounding last weekend's fantastic stage races (01:18) before getting into (22:04) why Tadej Pogačar will have a harder time winning Milano-Sanremo than most pundits think and who could emerge victorious instead.

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