Welcome to The Frother Show - A show on all things cycling. This podcast includes our interview series where we delve into the world of cycling, chatting with athletes, coaches, presenters, and commentators - all with a story to tell about the sport we love. Right through to our tips series, where we share all the tips & tricks that we’ve learned over many years in the sport: audio from our Friday Tips with Fenz videos, webinars, and other content in our Frother library.
We chat with Dylan Cooper of Ride Technics - his story about starting out in mountain biking, the innovations of mountain bikes, and Ride Technics – his MTB Skills coaching company, the preferred skills company we recommend here at FTP Training. Fenz & Dylan also talk about their experiences of how the sport of mountain biking has progressed & some funny stories that have happened along the way.
Dylan Cooper is a Level 1 accredited coach and has instructed hundreds of riders, from entry level beginners to top level elite racers. Including cross country, marathon, short track, road, and enduro. He's competed internationally, across various disciplines, for Trek Racing for over 20 years. Having won countless national series races and represented Australia at the World Championships 7 times, as well as many World Cups.
Ride Technics, run by Dylan Cooper, has been providing the highest level of MTB skills coaching for riders of all levels and all mountain biking disciplines for over 20 years. Threir highly experienced and accredited coaches guarantee results through the use of proven methods and ongoing support.
To get faster & more confident on your bike, check out Ride Technics:
To get fitter & stronger, check us out at FTP Training:
Are you ready to start a structured training program - or even get 1:1 coaching? A snippet from our FTWF series - Fenz discusses who structured tarining program is for, at what stage you should look into getting it & the benefits that come along with having a Cycling Coach.
Fenz (Mark Fenner) sits down with Hamish Gorman - another FTP Training coach & also a sport scientist & has a clinic down in Batesmans Bay - and discuss all things cycling injuries - the management of them, prevention, & dealing with experts around the issue.
The original #Frother - Josh Carlson drops by and has a chat with Fenz just after some pizza and wine. They talk about all things Enduro, Josh's career so far, cycling around the world, what it takes to ride at his level and more. Contains a lot of laughs & banter. Enjoy!
Mark Fenner has a chat with Dean Clark from Motion & who's also run one of the most successful MTB teams in Australia. The names discussed & people he's helped via his team is massive & goes to show how super passionate and dedicated Dean is to the sport.
A discussion between FTP Training Coaches Mark Fenner (Fenz) & Damian Mason a little over a year back - but still super relevant for anyone competing in road races, or looking to enter your first race.