Media

Sample Questions

  • Why did you choose to write a bio on Saul Raisin so soon after his crash?
  • What was it like working with Saul?
  • You’ve expressed extreme confidence that Saul will never use illegal performance enhancers. How come?
  • Why would an elite athlete turn to illegal performance enhancers?
  • How does the problem of doping in cycling compare with that in other sports?
  • What can cheating in sport teach us about life in general?
  • Since the cheaters will always be a step ahead of the testers, shouldn’t we level the playing field by making everything legal?
  • Who are the real victims of doping in sports?
  • Is cycling a “dirty” sport?
  • Is Dick Pound an effective leader for the World Anti-Doping Association?

 


 

Selected Articles by Dave Shields

2006 Tour de France Analysis
7/29/07 – Bad News is Good News
7/20/06 – Peeking Into the Soul
7/19/06 – A Race for the Ages
7/15/06 – The Brilliantly Executed Fumble
7/13/06 – There’s Gold in Them Thar Hills!
7/7/06 – Fallout from Puerto

2005 Tour de France race analysis.
7/24/05 – Survivor on Speed!
7/22/05 – The Pain Factory
7/19/05 – The Tour is Televised?
7/16/05 – The Unstoppable Force
7/14/05 – Yet Another Left Turn
7/12/05 – Own Your Own Planet
7/9/05 – C’mon Newbies!
7/6/05 – Destiny…Defined
7/3/05 – Ignorance is Bliss
7/1/05 – Crisis in Cycling

Various
United We Ride
Where Does LAF Go From Here?
The Skinny on Moab
The Z Factor

View Sample Television interviews

CNN Saturday Morning – January 12, 2013
CNN Sunday Morning – January 6, 2013
ESPN News Hi Res Low Res - July 3,2006
CNN Live Saturday - April 15, 2006
CNN - Ben Barnes Teaser
CNN Live Today – August 25, 2005
CNN Live Today – July 25, 2005
Sporting News Radio – July 16, 2005
Fox 13 News - July 10, 2005
CNN Live Today - July 6, 2005
KTVX News - July 6, 2005
Park City TV - June 22, 2005
CNN Headline News - July 21, 2004
Fox News Dayside - July 21, 2004
Fox News Live - July 21, 2004
CNN Live Daily - July 20, 2004
CNN Live Daily - July 8, 2004
KUTV News - June 28, 2004


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