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

Player’s Own Voice podcast: Chef de mission Catriona Le May Doan talks Beijing 2022

Tuesday, November 17th, 2020
Chef de Mission, Catriona Le May Doan

The Player's Own Voice podcast meets the newly named chef de mission for Canada's next Winter Games, Catriona Le May Doan.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: Kia Nurse on sport’s strangest year

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020
Kia Nurse drives to the hoop

The Player's Own Voice checks in with Canadian national team leader and WNBA star Kia Nurse. During her first off-season in ten years, the Hamilton, Ont., native looks back at a summer in which no sports went unscathed, but some leagues emerged as powerful drivers of social justice causes.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: Karina LeBlanc and soccer’s future

Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
Karina LeBlanc bets on the next generation of soccer stars

The Player's Own Voice podcast connects with Karina LeBlanc, whose work now centers on using soccer to empower and improve the lives of women throughout CONCACAF's 41 countries.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: Brock McGillis aims for inclusion

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
Brock McGillis fights for inclusion

The Player's Own Voice podcast connects with Brock McGillis, the first openly gay male pro hockey player, who is fighting to fix the homophobia that blighted his own experience in the sport.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: NASCAR on ice with Jackson Tomlinson

Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

Two speedskaters share a glimpse of their world with the rest of us, as Player's Own Voice podcast host Anastasia Bucsis connects with Special Olympian Jackson Tomlinson.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: On the fast track with Kendall Coyne Schofield

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020
Kendall Coyne wins new fans to the women's game

The Player's Own Voice podcast meets one of the fastest women on hockey skates: Kendall Coyne Schofield. Coyne won an army of new fans with her performance at the 2019 NHL skills competition. The challenge now is maintaining that momentum.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: The softer side of Georges Laraque

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020
Georges Laraque fights COVID-19, Racism, and Homophobia

Georges Laraque joins the Player's Own Voice podcast to discuss, in order: his case of COVID-19, anti-racism work, LGBTQ support, volunteering, politics, veganism, speed skating, Jackie Robinson and living right.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: Arianne Jones confronts Lyme disease

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
Arianne Jones sliding into Sochi

The Player's Own Voice podcast connects with Arianne Jones — Olympian, commentator, Lyme disease survivor and committed nutritionist.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: Fuelling Michael Linklater’s fire

Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
Michael Linklater- Basketball inspiration

The Player's Own Voice podcast connects with CEBL champion, Tom Longboat winner, national team and 3x3 basketball player coach/mentor Michael Linklater.

Player’s Own Voice podcast: Carmelina Moscato kickstarts a league

Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
Carmelina Moscato,  launching League One

The Player's Own Voice podcast connects with Carmelina Moscato - soccer star, coach and now leader of League One in Ontario.