Tern GSD Interview with Josh Hon

Bringing a New Product to Market in 2018 with Tern Bikes GSD

July 17, 2018

We talked with Josh Hon from Tern Bikes about evolving and inventing new products, and what it takes to bring these products to market in 2018.

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Building a Bike Shop on Your Own Terms

Building a Bike Shop on Your Own Terms

July 05, 2018

How do you build a bike shop without going in debt while testing and building for your community’s needs? This is exactly what Four Star Family Cyclery is doing and we talk with Elsbeth Cool about how hard difficult it has been to break out of the "debt framework" that the bike industry demands.

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Understanding US Tariffs and the Bike Industry

Understanding US Tariffs and the Bike Industry

July 02, 2018

A special Shift Up podcast episode as we talk with Matt Moore, General Counsel at QBP, to understand the new US tariffs and what the bike industry can do.

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NICA - Growing the Pie by Getting More Kids on Bikes

NICA - Growing the Pie by Getting More Kids on Bikes

June 26, 2018

How can we get more people on bikes by focusing on getting more kids on bikes? We dive into this with Austin from National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) on the latest Shift Up Bicycle Industry Podcast episode.

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How (and Why) SRAM is Investing in Women

How (and Why) SRAM is Investing in Women

June 19, 2018 2 Comments

This week we are talking with Sara Jarrell, SRAM's Women's Program Coordinator in our Bridging the Gap series. Why is a major brand investing so much in bridging the gender gap and how are they doing it? We talk about this and more in this episode!

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Places for Bikes City Ranking and Why You Should Care About It

Places for Bikes City Ranking and Why You Should Care About It

June 12, 2018

People for Bikes recently released their Places for Bikes City Ranking results. We discuss the program and most importantly, we discuss how having a more connected bike network directly impacts local bike shop growth!

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Taking the Lane - Breaking Down Gender Norms

Taking the Lane - Breaking Down Gender Norms

June 05, 2018

This week on the Shift Up Podcast, we continue to dig into our Bridge the Gap series sponsored by QBP, by answering the question “How do we create a safer space in cycling by breaking down gender norms?”

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The Truth About Dockless Bike Share

The Truth About Dockless Bike Share

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.

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Building an Inclusive Bike Shop

Building an Inclusive Bike Shop

May 23, 2018

In our latest podcast episode we talk with 718 Cyclery to dig into the question, "How Do We Attract and Retain Women in the Cycling Industry?"

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Running a Successful Niche Bike Shop in 2018

Running a Successful Niche Bike Shop in 2018

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.

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The Barriers for Women in Urban Cycling

The Barriers for Women in Urban Cycling

May 09, 2018

Women make up fewer than 25% of the trips taken by bicycle in the United States. What can we do to remove some the barriers for women in urban cycling? Listen to the latest Shift Up podcast for some ideas!

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Bridging the Gap - Achieving Gender Balance In Cycling Podcast Series

Bridging the Gap - Achieving Gender Balance In Cycling Podcast Series

May 01, 2018

After 18 episodes we are tackling one of the more important topics we can in growing a better bike industry. Can you guess what it is?

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