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Podcast #66: Ron McKeefery on Professional Development & Field Education

Podcast #66: Ron McKeefery on Professional Development & Field Education

Ron McKeefery is a multi-decade veteran of coaching in the NFL, NCAA and beyond, though his newest project, PLAE US, may be his most impactful work yet! PLAE Summit’s have already made a big wave in the field; here’s we find out what they’re all about. In this episode, we discuss Ron’s current entrepreneurial work […]

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Podcast #55: Dr. Jeremy Sheppard on Leadership Styles, Growth Mindsets, & Surfing Across Hemispheres

Podcast #55: Dr. Jeremy Sheppard on Leadership Styles, Growth Mindsets, & Surfing Across Hemispheres

Dr. Jeremy Sheppard is Director of Performance Services at the Canadian Sports Institute, based in British Columbia. After an epic journey through the Australian Institute of Sport system and directorship at Surfing Australia, Coach Sheppard has returned home to Canada in an administrative role. What leadership styles have proven effective across both hemispheres? How does […]

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Podcast #54: Steve Ingham on How To Support A Champion and Great Britain’s Olympic Success

Podcast #54: Steve Ingham on How To Support A Champion and Great Britain’s Olympic Success

Steve Ingham is Director of Science at the English Institute of Sport, working with elite athletes as a physiologist and administrator through six Olympiads. Steve has recently published How to Support a Champion: The Art of Applying Science to the Elite Athlete . In this chat we review Steve’s learnings from a career at the top and […]

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Podcast #51: Dr. Ian McKeown on Exercise Selection and the Elements of an Elite Performance Culture

Podcast #51: Dr. Ian McKeown on Exercise Selection and the Elements of an Elite Performance Culture

What key elements go into creating a world-class high performance culture, from athletes to staff to administrators? Find out here from Port Adelaide Football Club Head of Athletic Development Dr. Ian McKeown. Learn the logic behind exercise selection and what accessory work Port Adelaide favor, Ian’s favorite books, and much much more!! In this continuation of one of […]

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Podcast #47: Bas Schnater on The Past, Present, and Future of Fan Engagement

Podcast #47: Bas Schnater on The Past, Present, and Future of Fan Engagement

Bas Schnater is and MSc candidate the KU University in Leuven, Belgium, and CEO of Fan Engagement Magazine. This rising star in the sports marketing scene has overseen Hockey World Cup wins, Australian Opens, and Eredivisie football league titles. Bas and I discuss everything you need to know about the concept of Fan Engagement! What can we […]

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Podcast #45: James Smith on Consulting Careers and Building Team Success

Podcast #45: James Smith on Consulting Careers and Building Team Success

James Smith runs AthleteConsulting.net as a full-time consultant after a decade spent working at the top level in Portugal, Great Britain, and America. James has written several books including the excellent Applied Sprint Training (link on blog). James gives fantastic and unique advice on the industry and what different paths we can take. We speak […]

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Podcast #39: Saying YES to Adventures and Aussie Rules Dominance with David Joyce

Podcast #39: Saying YES to Adventures and Aussie Rules Dominance with David Joyce

In part one of our interview with David Joyce, we discuss what it’s like to learn from working in elite sport across four countries. As Physical Performance Director of the Western Sydney Giants of Aussie Rules Football League, David has a front-row seat to AFL’s dominant role in the Sports Science field. He’s also published two […]

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Podcast #36: Alex Natera from the Aspire Academy (part 1)

Podcast #36: Alex Natera from the Aspire Academy (part 1)

The Well Traveled Wellness Podcast brings in some funky fresh new content from an Aussie in Arabia! The veteran strength coach tells us his story from a varied journey in elite sport. I’ve got to say, this is one of my very favourite conversations on the podcast, all-time. What’s it like to work in Doha, Qatar? What […]

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Episode #30: What CrossFit Gets Right, Linear Expectations, and Lifting on Vacations with Eric Helms

Episode #30: What CrossFit Gets Right, Linear Expectations, and Lifting on Vacations with Eric Helms

The Well Traveled Wellness Podcast continues our chat with powerlifting & bodybuilding researcher Eric Helms. The 3D Muscle Journey co-owner explains how linear improvement should be, how to track changes and variables, and why you should never take a vacation from having fun. What should you focus on if you can’t stand stats? Which changes are meaningful and […]

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Podcast #17 – Do you even Science? with Dr. Jeremy Loenneke

Podcast #17 – Do you even Science? with Dr. Jeremy Loenneke

On today’s episode of the Well Traveled Wellness Podcast we get into the social media shit-storm of information with Dr. Jeremy Loenneke. We discuss the what information you should be avoiding, where you should get in from and how to be healthy in the New Year! Is exercise medicine? How big of an effect does nutrition […]

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