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Shift Up with Bike Shop Girl

Welcome to the Shift Up podcast with Bike Shop Girl. A bicycle industry podcast focused on building a better bike industry and getting more people on bikes. Join us as we learn about brand stories, innovations, and the latest trends that are growing the bicycle industry.

May 29, 2018

Dockless bike share (and scooters) are popping up all over the world. What is it all about? How successful and sustainable is this model and where will it be in 12 months? Tune into the latest episode with Andy Boenau to learn more. Make sure to add your opinions by sending us a message hello at 

May 22, 2018

We talk with Joe and Meredith from 718 Cyclery to dig into the question, "How Do We Attract and Retain Women In the Cycling Industry?" The first step, building inclusive bike shops and groups that attract and retain women to biking.
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May 15, 2018

What is it like to open and run a niche independent bike shop in 2018? What are the high and low moments? We discuss this and more with Davey Oil from G&O Family Cyclery. Listen in and let us know your own personal highs and lows of running a bike shop in 2018! 
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May 8, 2018

Kicking off our Bridging the Gap series to achieve gender balance in cycling sponsored by QBP. 
Eillie Anzilotti wrote the viral piece, "What Will It Take To Close The Gender Gap In Urban Cycling?". We discuss with her the barriers for women in urban cycling, what is working to overcome this gap and what the bike...

May 1, 2018

After 18 episodes we are tackling one of the more important topics we can in growing a better bike industry. This topic is one that I was focused on for 10 years with Bike Shop Girl, and that is attracting and retaining women in cycling and in the bike industry. This bi-monthly series will have 12 episodes and is...