Industry Veteran Larry Pizzi Explains Gravel Biking [Podcast #250]

We attempt to answer the who, what, why, where, and when of gravel biking.

On this Episode

Larry Pizzi is the Chief Commercial Officer for Alta Cycling Group, the parent company of well known bike brands including Diamondback, Raleigh, and Ghost. He is also a board member at People for Bikes, a non-profit organization dedicated to making bicycling “safer, easier to access and more fun.”

In this episode, we get Larry’s take on gravel biking: Who are gravel bikers? How much are they spending on bikes? What does gravel advocacy look like? Will we see a gravel biking World Cup someday?

Larry also talks about electric bikes and the challenges facing local bike shops today.

Fore more info on gravel biking, check out these articles.

View the latest hand-selected deals on mountain bikes and gear at

Support this Podcast

Never Miss an Episode