Archive for the ‘Sports/Podcasts/Player’s Own Voice’ Category

POV podcast: Desiree Scott on the many layers that make up ‘the destroyer’

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, two-time Olympic bronze medallist Desiree Scott has helped bring two bronze medals back to her hometown of Winnipeg.

POV podcast: Kaitlyn Lawes on her different paths to Olympic gold

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, two-time Olympic curling champion Kaitlyn Lawes discusses the two very different experiences she had on her way to Olympic gold.

POV podcast: Jesse Lumsden on enjoying the journey

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, three-time Olympian Jesse Lumsden reflects on his diverse athletic career and why the absence of a victory does not mean the presence of failure.

POV podcast: Silken Laumann on mental health among athletes

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, one of Canada’s most celebrated Olympians Silken Laumann tackles the tough topic of mental health struggles among athletes and adjusting to post-competitive life.

POV podcast: Kaitlyn Weaver on competing against Olympic icons

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, Canadian figure skater Kaitlyn Weaver talks about the curious resilience she and ice dance partner Andrew Poje have always had, and rebounding from a disappointing Olympics.

POV podcast: Jillian Saulnier on fighting ‘the Olympic hangover’

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, Canadian hockey player Jillian Saulnier talks about the need for one professional women's league, fighting through injuries and getting over "the Olympic hangover."

POV podcast: Georgia Simmerling — a year-round competitor

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, Georgia Simmerling —Olympic alpine skier, ski cross athlete, and track cyclist — describes how her desire to compete has given her mental and physical strength to recover from near-catastrophic injuries.

POV podcast: Patrick Chan on the joy of going out on your own terms

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, Canadian figure skating legend Patrick Chan sheds light on how his mindset made all the difference at his last two Olympics — and allowed him to retire at peace.

POV podcast: Kathy and Randy Gregg on how to raise a family of athletes

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, Kathy and Randy Gregg share their secrets on how they nurtured three successful — and healthy — athletes.

POV podcast: U.S. hockey great Julie Chu on living with the enemy

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018
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On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, former U.S. women's hockey team captain Julie Chu talks about what it's like to win Olympic gold at the expense of your couchmate.