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GrindWorks BMX

27 EpisodesProduced by Andrew VargasonWebsite

The GrindWorks Podcast is another extension of GrindWorks BMX and focuses on interacting with various guests and is loosely based around BMX and its sub-culture.

27 Episodes | 2019

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 027: Kevin Czuba

November 12th, 2019


I sat down with Kevin Czuba while up in Buffalo a couple weeks back. We talked about a lot of mid-school BMX fun. I also had James Yusczyk co-hosting …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 026: "What Really Grinds My Gears" with Sam Schrage

October 23rd, 2019


I've wanted to sit down in person with Sam Schrage for a while and get an episode recorded and it hasn't been able to work out. And, a while back we recorded a short test with the Anchor App and decided that while I was …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 025: Podcast Recap

October 13th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 025:

This episode has been in the works for a while and I really wanted it to be episode 020. However, the interviews kept flowing and we hit 020 without a chance to record this.

Anyway, this is …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 024: Current Events from a Month Ago

September 20th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 024:

Before packing up and moving to a new house, I sat down with James Yusczyk to do some recent event recap. I had no intention of it taking a month for me to be set up again, and even worse, …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 023: Keihin Sherry and Travis Hockenberry

August 23rd, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 023:

Following the GrindWorks Pittsburgh Street Jam, I met up with Keihin and Travis at their local park, SK8-1-4, and chatted …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 022: No Worries Crew

August 12th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 022:

My old buddies Andy Rozelle and Tom Beckman came down to Pittsburgh for a long weekend back at the end of June. While …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 021: Matt Vargason

July 18th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 021:

This podcast was a fun one, specifically because it was just a typical hangout with my brother, Matt Vargason. Matt is a photographer and skateboarder, which lends to a slightly different …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 020: Cody Dixon

July 8th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 020:

While most of you will know him as "The Bar End Guy", Cody Dixon is an interesting guy with a lot to talk about. Cody is good friends with the NoWear BMX crew and we talk quite a bit about …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 019: Mitch McCracken

June 30th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 019:

Back to our regular format! Pittsburgh local, Mitch McCracken, was finally able to make it out and talk about his side …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 018: Derek Nelson and Andy Nelson

June 9th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 018:

I was happy to be able to get some time with long-time friend Derek Nelson and asked his brother Andy to sit in with us as well. Like most of the time with both of them, we ended up just …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 017: Cameron Turan

May 31st, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 017:

While visiting family up in Binghamton, NY I was able to link up with GrindWorks OG and co-founder, Cameron Turan. We …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 016: Chris Doyle

May 20th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 016:

BMX legend and Pittsburgh local, Chris Doyle, was kind enough to stop by and hang out for a bit. We talked about BMX podcasts, including his own Palaver podcast; how he ended up living in …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 015: Ryan Connelly

May 11th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 015:

Pittsburgh local, Ryan Connelly, comes by the podcast and we talk about injuries, BMX, and music. This episode has been a long time coming, as it was recorded almost a month ago, and then we …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 014: Zach Bearley

April 23rd, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 014:

Pittsburgh local, Zach Bearley, comes by the podcast and we talk about spots, filming, and BMX. This episode has been a long time coming, as it was recorded almost a month ago, and then we …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 013: Rhett Atwood

March 25th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 013:

This week Rhett Atwood came by to talk about his new project he is trying to kickstart outside of Pittsburgh. Rhett envisions a 24-hour bike park and we discuss his plan to make that happen.

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 012: Brad Gibbs

March 16th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 012:

Brad Gibbs is a name that rings synonymous with Pittsburgh BMX and Pittsburgh street riding. He's been wanting to do one of these podcasts pretty much since the beginning and we definitely …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 011: Josh Carrasco

March 6th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 011:

Josh Carrasco came out to Pittsburgh from Chicago and before he left, we chatted about the Chicago BMX scene, filming, traveling, and security.

Feel free to drop a comment with suggestions …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 010: Portland, Maine Crew

February 25th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 010:

For this episode, I sat down with a small crew from Portland, Maine that came through the Pittsburgh area and crashed at the apartment. I've met Josiah Webber a few times in the past, and …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 009: "Jash" Geyer

February 17th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 009:

Josh "Jash" Geyer swung by to talk about BMX, life, and pants.

This podcast introduces an "intro" and "outro" which may …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 008: Brant Moore

February 10th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 008:

Brant Moore came out to Pittsburgh for the Winter Welcome Jam at The Wheel Mill and crashed with Andrew Vargason while in town. Brant wanted to discuss some controversial BMX topics and we …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 007: DJ Lockett

February 4th, 2019


GrindWorks BMX Podcast 007:

Andrew Vargason sits down with DJ Lockett about bikes, children, and life in general. This one is up a week later than …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 006: Chase Bucci

January 31st, 2019


 GrindWorks BMX Podcast 006:

Chase Bucci talks about work, travel, bikes, and we promote the upcoming (01/26/2019) Winter Welcome Jam at The Wheel Mill bike park in Pittsburgh, PA. Had to post this one up ahead of …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 005: Jesse Herzog

January 31st, 2019


 GrindWorks BMX Podcast 005:

Jesse Herzog comes on the show and we talk about bike riding, filming, and some upcoming projects. Jesse currently runs All Things Shred, a mixed sport outlet covering anything his crew is …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 004: Jake Hoebler

January 31st, 2019


 GrindWorks BMX Podcast 004:

Jake Hoebler comes on the show and we talk about bikes, filming, travel, and some upcoming projects. Jake currently runs BMXASFXCK and may have another brand in the works, which he talks …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 003: Alex Stape

January 30th, 2019


 GrindWorks BMX Podcast 003:

Andrew Vargason chats with Alex Stape about his recent motorcycle accident, his road to recovery, and what he's been up to in the meantime. Note: Audio gets a little sketchy around the 17:30

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 002: Tyler Cramer

January 30th, 2019


 GrindWorks BMX Podcast 002:

Andrew Vargason sits down with Tyler Cramer about bikes, filming, travel, and some upcoming projects. This is the second GrindWorks BMX podcast and it took a little more time than …

GrindWorks BMX Podcast 001: James Yusczyk

January 25th, 2019


 GrindWorks BMX Podcast 001:

Andrew Vargason sits down with recent Pittsburgh transplant James Yusczyk about bikes, work, travel, and living in his …

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