GROADIO!

Hosted ByAmanda Nauman, Zach Schuster, & Bill Schieken

If you are a fan of gravel cycling, this is the podcast for you. Amanda Nauman and Zach Schuster talk gravel racing, gear, race profiles, recaps, preparation, and all things gravel bike riding.


All Episodes

Ep 91 | Hannah Otto

Hannah Otto—winner of Leadville, the Snowshoe XCM World Cup, and Midsouth, to name but a few—joins Amanda and Bill for a conversation on starting in triathlon and the value of competing in a variety of disciplines, the decision to put XCO racing…

Ep 90 | Chad Haga

Amanda and Bill chat with men’s elite Unbound Gravel runner-up Chad Haga about starting a new career in gravel racing, how that job change was born out of off-season challenges and adventure rides, the evolving gravel peloton and how Unbound’s…

Ep 89 | 2024 Unbound Gravel

Amanda and Bill recap an amazing day of racing at Unbound Gravel. We talk about the women racing as a group for the first time ever, the tactical nature of the racing, and the challenges (perceived and real) of the Northbound route. This Groadio…

Ep 88 | 2024 Unbound Gravel Preview Show

Amanda and Bill chat about the MTB Olympic athlete selection and the Nove Mesto World Cup before discussing everything happening at this weekend’s Unbound Gravel. We review changes to the course, the starting procedure, and some pre-event drama before…

Midfield Report No. 9 | Truman Glasgow

Truman Glasgow joins Amanda to talk about his early gravel success, lessons learned racing BWR California, getting into the Life Time Grand Prix, and making extra cash mowing lawns and filming weddings. Follow Truman on Instagram at . Use this link to…

Ep 87 | David Brower

Amanda chats with David Brower about winning Barry Roubaix, all the great events in Michigan and why gravel needs a U23 category.  Follow David on Instagram at . This Groadio episode is sponsored by buycycle. Use this link to check out Amanda’s…

Ep 86 | Drew Dillman

Amanda talks with Drew Dillman about their shared history racing together, Drew’s switch from cyclocross to gravel racing, his changing perspective on what success on and off the bike looks like and why you shouldn’t be looking at him to take the next…

Ep 85 | Sea Otter Gravel and Fuego XL

Amanda and Bill chat about the 2024 Sea Otter gravel race as well as the Fuego XL, the first event in the Life Time Grand Prix. They also get into the weeds about Team USA’s dominance in World Cup cross-country mountain bike racing and what it means…

Ep 84 | Travis McCabe

Amanda chats with former pro road cyclist Travis McCabe about his path to the World Tour, the changing face of gravel racing and continuing to race for fun while working for Ventum.  You can follow Travis at . This Groadio episode is sponsored by…