Giro d’Italia at Look Mum No Hands

coppi-bartaliAs the Giro d’Italia enters its third week, we discuss Italy’s great stage race with Lionel Birnie of Cycling Weekly, in an experimental live broadcast from Look Mum No Hands, London’s newest and best cycle-cafe. Sam Humpheson shows us around the premises. The show also features a look back at Fausto Coppi, one of the biggest stars of the golden era of cycle racing, with a visit to the exhibition of Coppi-related memorabilia at the Rapha Cycle Club, just down the road and a chat with bicycle collector Kadir Guirey. Simon Rose, who put together Rapha’s new Giro-inspired compilation CD also puts in an appearance.

Listeners may notice slightly sub-optimal audio in parts of this broadcast. These should be fixed in future live broadcasts.

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  1. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! As a riding enthusiast i have been following your site for a little while know. I love these older podcasts. This is something you really can not find anywhere else. The fact that you leave them up here is much appreciated.

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