Episode 29: Why the Lewis and Clark Trail is Getting Better and Better

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This week we catch up with Brian Leaders of the National Park Service and Lance Brisbois of the Golden Hills RC&D to explain why the Lewis and Clark trail is one of Iowa’s 200-plus mile beauties. Andrea Parrott delivers another … Continued

Episode 28: Coast to Coast on a Penny Farthing

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This week we catch up with Julian Redman, an intrepid bicyclist who didn’t just bike from coast to coast — he pedaled his way from San Francisco to the beaches of Boston on his own custom penny farthing big-wheel bicycle. … Continued

Episode 27: Lance Armstrong and Jimmie Johnson’s Pork-Fueled RAGBRAI

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Lance Armstrong comes on the show to talk about the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) with Nascar drivers Jimmie Johnson, Matt Kenseth and Dirt bike racer Ryan Dungey. A RAGBRAI veteran at this point with 7 (or … Continued

Episode 26: From RAAM Back to Real Life With Sarah Cooper and Crew

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For two weeks in June Sarah Cooper, the top female finisher in the 2017 Race Across America (RAAM), rode her bike across the country with the help of dedicated crew members — good friends and fellow bicyclists — trailing her … Continued

Episode 25: NPR’s No Pie Refused Rides Its Fifth RAGBRAI

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May the fork be with you: National Public Radio’s “No Pie Refused” regroups for another RAGBRAI after the political conventions of the 2016 presidential campaign interrupted the summer cycling plans for all but one of its journalists-bicyclists. We talk to … Continued

Episode 23: Science Fiction and Bicycles

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Bicycles arguably belong in science fiction every bit as much as spaceships, phasers and Wookies. Just ask Jeremy Withers, an assistant professor at Iowa State University in Ames who teaches sci-fi, British literature and the history of the English language. … Continued

Episode 22: RAGBRAI 2017 Full Route Preview

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The Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) is a month away, and four #JustGoBike podcasters pedaled the route. So the team gathers around our square table in the studio to give you an inside look at how the … Continued

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