Pre-season testing and prep with Greg Williamson – Downtime Podcast
From Chris Corridor:
Greg Williamson is without doubt one of the riders who’s seeking to step onto the rostrum this weekend in Leogang. I ended in to see Greg whereas I used to be on my Scotland highway journey final month and we had an ideal catch up. We chat about Greg’s time on Unno and his transfer to Commencal. We discover out what goes on at pre-season testing and simply how a lot thought and energy goes into making the Commencal race groups so aggressive. Greg additionally shares his ideas on some scorching matters like rider worth. This was a enjoyable, free flowing dialog with a rider who’s clearly in place coming into the 2021 season. So sit again, hit play and provides this episode with Greg Williamson a hear.
Vali Höll and Rachel Atherton on what it takes to win – Past the Abnormal
From Purple Bull:
With out an elite World Cup race below her belt, Austrian 19-year outdated Valentina “Vali” Höll is already being tipped to dominate downhill mountain biking. She comes from a household steeped within the sport’s historical past and grew up idolizing Rachel Atherton – so we thought why not see what the younger rider can study from her hero?
The 2 of them joined a name forward of Vali’s house race at Leogang because the pair mentioned their dedication to win and why getting ready to be lonely is important to reaching success; why it is advisable to keep away from blinking so long as attainable as you come out the gates; and after a yr of racing with no crowds the right way to cope with the noise and enthusiasm of the followers and their well-known cowbells.
Mikayla Parton on her fast World Cup development – Downtime Podcast
From Chris Corridor:
Mikayla Parton was one among 2020’s breakthrough riders. Mikayla made waves with a fifth place at World Champs which she backed up with two prime 10s in Maribor, earlier than sustaining a nasty concussion on the remaining spherical in Lousa. Mikalya is a late comer to mountain bikes, so we learn the way she’s progressed so quick. Mikayla is tremendous pushed and her outcomes actually present what you are able to do once you mix arduous work and expertise. So sit again, hit play and provides this episode with Mikayla Parton a hear.
2021 World Cup season overview and breakdown with Andrew Neethling and Sven Martin – Shifting the Needle
From Andrew Neethling:
2021 World Cup Downhill racing is right here and Sven Martin is my co host for this episode of Bench Racing. We are going to cowl the season and produce you overview episodes of every race all year long. We break down the upcoming 2021 season with a preview present and the riders to look at for 2021 with racing kicking off at Leogang, Austria on thirteenth June 2021.
Catching Up with Eliot Jackson and Neko Mulally – Downtime Podcast
From Chris Corridor:
With the primary downhill World Cup in Leogang quickly approaching, I assumed it could be time to meet up with Eliot and Neko. We sat down to search out out what they’ve been as much as since we final spoke.
Eliot tells us about his transfer to Santa Cruz and the way he’ll be becoming a member of Rob Warner within the commentary sales space this season. Neko shares how his preparation for the season has been going, together with speaking concerning the US primarily based racing to date this yr. The blokes additionally give their ideas on the upcoming race season. This chat obtained me actually excited for the racing that now we have in retailer in 2021. So sit again, hit play and provides this episode with Eliot and Neko a hear.
Reece Wilson, Nina Hoffman, and Jamie Edmonson mirror on final yr and talk about what’s subsequent – Making Up the Numbers
From Making Up the Numbers:
Let’s go racing! The 2021 Downhill World Cup is about to get underway and on this season preview episode of the pod George Thompson and Jack Studying meet up with Reece Wilson, Nina Hoffmann and Jamie Edmondson.
Sven Martin and the Pivot crew – Behind Enemy Traces
Edit: We missed one, so I am including it in to your every day dose of shenanigans. Because of the feedback part for the reminder.
From Behind Enemy Traces:
After a 2 yr hiatus the award profitable MTB podcast Behind Enemy Traces has returned. Sven Martin joins the Pivot Crew (Matt Walker, Ed Masters, Bernard Kerr) to debate the whole lot below the solar. Who’s wanting quick coming into Leogang, F1 and MTB, Free racing and Youtube and the way the whole lot went down on the #NOTARACE in Schladming. Should you take pleasure in free dialog and have a eager ear for gossip then give this a hear a depart the lads some suggestions #behindenemylines