Criterium Nation

Hosted ByRob Kelly

Life lived one corner at a time.


All Episodes

Panache, Moxie, et al., featuring Chris Tolley

Chris Tolley is here and we are so excited that it caused us to get introspective. Come with us on a thought experiment as we explore the inner workings of the mind of a man who has become an institution in Central Texas. He has become an advocate, a…

The Rules Committee

Our friend, Prof. & Coach Adam Mills of Cycling University, is back in the studio and delivering a level 205 college course on how we need to learn the rules of criterium racing and then rethink them. Rules define a sport and help make it safe and…

The Storytellers

We’ve done it, we’ve made it to Episode 100. We’ve got so much more work to do in this sport, but for the moment we will celebrate getting to this benchmark. This one goes out to all of you, the loyal fans and listeners; and that’s why we turned to…

The Project Echelon Files: Crit Ricky Rides Again

Ricky Arnopol joins us for the hour to talk about how coffee is so much more than just an addiction, racing in Europe and tattoos. But more importantly, we talk about salaries in bike racing and have a frank conversation about where we are now as…

The Clever Martinez Effect

Positivity, optimism and having fun. Use the opportunity to train, race, and be alive for good. We learn this and a ton more in this week’s episode featuring Clever Martinez of Miami Blazers. We are brought to you by Source Endurance. Use the promo…

The Project Echelon Files Chapter 4: The Epic of Monk

He’s the hero we need and this is his story. His name is Brandon Feehery but we call him Monk. In chapter 4 we bring you the Epic of Monk.  We are brough to you by Source Endurance. Use the promo code “criteriumnation” for $50 off your first…

The Project Echelon Files Chapter 3

We catch up with “Crit” Ricky and Wünderkid Ethan Crane this week. Don’t worry, there is a special Monkisode coming; but we’ve gone far too long between shows so we need to split things up. We are brought to you buy Source Endurance, the internet’s…

Mentorship

We learn from the best. We learn from those who come before us. We learn from each other. The key is that we learn and become better. We are joined by Peter Olejniczak and Adam Myerson to talking about their mentor-mentee relationship and how to do it…

Tulsa Tough 2022 Supersode

Tulsa Tough, we recap it. We are joined by Prof. Adam Mills from the criterium school of hard knocks who gives Allan, Céline, and I a graduate level course in how the races were won and what it means moving forward.