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Cyclist Magazine Podcast Episode 34 – Tom Ritchey, the Godfather of Gravel

Joe and James are joined by off-roading pioneer Tom Ritchey

Joe Robinson
8 Jul 2021

Ride gravel? Ride mountain bikes? Well, you have Tom Ritchey to thank for that, kind of. He is, after all, the Godfather of Gravel.

In the latest edition of the Cyclist Magazine Podcast, James and Joe are joined by Tom from his California home (virtually) to bathe in his many anecdotes about the early days of off-road riding around California with Jobst Brandt and pioneering the first off-road bikes.

This is Part 1 of our chat with Tom. Part 2 will be along shortly.

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