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EP17: Heather Jackson & Craig Alexander in Kona

For Episode 17 of #RideShimano Radio from Kona, Heather Jackson joins our Triathlon host Craig Alexander live from the Shimano house. Heather is a former Division I Ice Hockey player, and a graduate of Princeton University, with several IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship podium finishes to her name. Heather shares a little insight on her athletic background, the support system around her and the road leading up to this year's race.

EP16: Kona with Craig Alexander and Dave Scott

We kick off IRONMAN week at the 2019 Kona World Championships with two legends of the sport, Craig Alexander and Dave Scott. Between these two, that's an impressive 9 IRONMAN World Championship titles. Dave Scott is the all-time winningest competitor in Kona and now spends his time running a successful coaching program. Dave and Craig share a lot of history together, having raced and worked together on and off the course over the years. Hear their race predictions and favorite IRONMAN memories in Episode 16 of #RideShimano Radio.

EP15: Hans "No Way" Rey!

For Episode 15 of #RideShimano Radio, we caught up with Hans Rey to chat about some of his recent mountain bike adventures and film projects! Hans is a legend in the mountain bike world and has some great stories to share. 

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EP14: Santa Cruz Syndicate Downhill Team

For Episode 14 of #RideShimano Radio, we are joined by a group of legendary Downhill Racers, the Santa Cruz Syndicate Team, at the 2019 Sea Otter Classic. Loris Vergier, Steve Peat, Luca Shaw, and Greg Minnaar sit down to chat with Shimano MTB Sports Marketing Manager Joe Lawwill and host Frank Martinez to chat about the season ahead. 

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EP13: VIDA MTB Series at the Sedona MTB Festival 

#RideShimano Radio Host Frank Martinez sits down with two of the ladies of Shimano North America leading the charge to get more women involved in mountain biking. Guests Liz Atchley, Graphic Designer, and Megan Duehring, Marketing Events Specialist, discuss their time participating in the VIDA MTB Series at the Sedona MTB Festival.

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EP12: 2018 IRONMAN World Championship from KONA

Join 3x IRONMAN World Champion Craig Alexandar, 2x IRONMAN World Champion Tim DeBoom and professional triathlete Angela Naeth for Episode 12 of #RideShimano Radio from Kona. Hear about Angela's season this far heading into her 2nd Kona appearnce, while Craig and Tim share some course tips and their predictions for the weekend. 

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EP11: Chase BMX - Connor Fields & Joris Daudet

Episode 11 of Ride Shimano Radio features Rio Olympic Gold Medalist Connor Fields and the UCI BMX World Champion Joris Daudet. Connor and Joris are both teammates on the Chase BMX team.

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EP10: GT Factory Racing

The GT Factory Racing team stopped by our North American headquarters in Irvine, California while the group was in town for their spring training camp held in Temecula, CA. The newly-formed team was given a tour of our business center, warehouse and distribution center then settled up to record an episode of Ride Shimano Radio.

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EP9: Craig "Crowie" Alexander

Craig Alexander is no stranger to the world of triathalon. Referred to as "one of the fittest people on the planet" the triathalon legend is a three-time Ironman World Champion ('08, '09, '11) and a two-time 70.3 Ironman World Champion ('06, '11). Craig now shares his experience as a triathalon coach with his company Sansego.

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EP8: Talking Kona Worlds with Uplace-BMC Pro Triathlon Team

We sit down and Uplace-BMC Pro Triathlon team and go over some team dynamics and what it all means for the 2015 Kona Ironman Championships. Get to know this Belgium based team and its multinational members as we head into the final day leading up to Ironman World Championships 2015 in Kona!

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EP7: Andy Potts

After a 4th place finish at last year's Ironman World Championships and a string of strong races in 2015, Andy is a competitor you will want to keep your eye on this year in Kona

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EP6: Callum Millward & Tim Berkel in Kona

It's a battle between the Ausie and the New Zealander in this episode of Ride Shimano Radio from Kona for the Iron Man World Championship.

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EP5: Angela Naeth & Jeff Symonds in Kona

Welcome back to Ride Shimano Radio! We kick off this new series in Kona for the Ironman World Championships. Our first guests are Canadian Triathletes Angela Naeth and Jeff Symonds.

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EP4: Scott 3 Rox Racing

Episode 4 is here, thank you for being so patient! We had a great time with the Scott 3 Rox Racing Team here in our North American HQ. Covering many aspects of cycling and racing life, we also tackled the question what does 3 Rox mean? We hope you enjoy this episode of Ride Shimano Radio!

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SPECIAL | XT M800 First Impressions From Monterey, CA

We set up shop at the XT M8000 launch party to get first impressions from athletes, media, and OEMs. We Talked some race history and XT history, local trails and of course what the new XT means for the sport of mountain biking. Interviews include Sicklines.com, Shimano athlete Cody Kelley, Enduro-MTB.com, GearJunkie.com, MTBR.com, RedKitePrayer.com and Chris Cocalis of Pivot Cycles.

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EP3: Luna Pro Team

In this episode we sit and chat with the Luna Pro Team in our HQ. Fresh off Bonelli #2 and just before the Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, CA.

This is team is full of energy and surprises, we had a great time recording this episode and had so much content we'll need to do a bloopers cut just to use more of it.

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