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Moments That Matter, with Dyneema

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Whether on the trail, out at sea or in the laboratory, high pressure environments present continuous forks in the road. Moments That Matter, with Dyneema® is a podcast dedicated to the people who walk these roads, and the choices that defined them along the way. From explorers and pioneers, to inventors and innovators, each episode takes a deep dive into the moments that defined a true trailblazer in their field, because when making split second decisions there’s no time for second guessing whether your equipment will perform. The right materials make all the difference. Never compromise.

Whether on the trail, out at sea or in the laboratory, high pressure environments present continuous forks in the road. Moments That Matter, with Dyneema® is a podcast dedicated to the people who walk these roads, and the choices that defined them along the way. From explorers and pioneers, to inventors and innovators, each episode takes a deep dive into the moments that defined a true trailblazer in their field, because when making split second decisions there’s no time for second guessing whether your equipment will perform. The right materials make all the difference. Never compromise.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Whether on the trail, out at sea or in the laboratory, high pressure environments present continuous forks in the road. Moments That Matter, with Dyneema® is a podcast dedicated to the people who walk these roads, and the choices that defined them along the way. From explorers and pioneers, to inventors and innovators, each episode takes a deep dive into the moments that defined a true trailblazer in their field, because when making split second decisions there’s no time for second guessing whether your equipment will perform. The right materials make all the difference. Never compromise.

Language:

English


Episodes

Iwan Spekenbrink - Team DSM - Moments That Matter, with Dyneema®

2/2/2021
It’s been over a decade since Iwan Spekenbrink founded cycling team, Team DSM, which first competed in a grand tour – The Tour de France – in 2009. Iwan’s team has been enjoying a steady stream of victories ever since and count stars such as Tom Dumoulin among their past racers. On today’s episode we track his career, the moments that shaped the team, and the team’s partnership with DSM – the parent company of Dyneema®. Discuss this episode with Dyneema and other...

Duration:00:49:55

Lobke Berkhout - Championship Sailor & Olympic Medalist - Moments That Matter, with Dyneema®

1/12/2021
Lobke Berkhout is the most successful Dutch Olympic sailor in history and five-time world champion in the 470 class. As a lifelong sailor, Lobke won her first European championship at age 14. Since then, she has picked up medals at both the Beijing 2008 and the London 2012 summer Olympics and is currently training for Tokyo’s delayed games. The ropes she uses? Made with Dyneema®. In this episode, Charlie Walker talks with Lobke about her accomplished career, her approach to teamwork, and the...

Duration:00:35:48

Mike St. Pierre – Hyperlite Mountain Gear – Moments That Matter, with Dyneema®

1/5/2021
Mike St Pierre is the founder and CEO of Hyperlite Mountain Gear. A true adventurer, with countless through hikes and backcountry trails under his belt, it was his frustration with the outdoor industry’s tendency towards overweight and over-designed equipment with low durability that meant he started experimenting with Dyneema over a decade ago. Today, Hyperlite Mountain Gear creates high-performance tents, backpacks and accessories that adhere to his “ultralight philosophy”. On today’s...

Duration:00:52:47

Marius Smit – Plastic Whale – Moments That Matter, with Dyneema®

12/29/2020
Marius Smit is Founder and CEO of Plastic Whale, the world’s first professional plastic fishing company. Founded in Amsterdam in 2011, Marius had the idea while watching JFK’s Man On the Moon speech - for him this was a true moment that mattered. He, along with his team at Plastic Whale, began building a boat from recycled plastic waste gathered from canals in the Netherlands capital. On today’s episode, Charlie finds out how Plastic Whale set sail, and what led Marius to where he is today,...

Duration:00:41:01

Nick Sloane – Salvage Master – Moments That Matter, with Dyneema®

12/22/2020
Captain Nick Sloane is a marine salvage master whose life’s work has seen him board flaming wreckages, refloat the doomed Costa Concordia cruise ship, and even work towards dragging an iceberg from the Antarctic, all the way to his home in Cape Town, South Africa. This dream, set to come to life in the near future, will rely on Dyneema® to succeed. On today’s episode, Charlie is taken on a journey through the many close shaves of Captain Nick Sloane, and the moments that may have just saved...

Duration:00:49:49

Harm van der Werff – DSM – Moments That Matter, with Dyneema®

12/15/2020
Harm van der Werff is the Principle Scientist for Dyneema®, whose research is furthering the fundamental properties of Dyneema® products and maximising their performance in the real world. From numerical modelling and fibre spinning, right the way through to ballistic testing of new innovations, Harm takes simple polyethylene molecules and harnesses their miraculous properties to dramatically improve real-life applications, to protect those that protect us - in the moments that matter most....

Duration:00:42:18

Panos Mytaros – ECCO Leather – Moments That Matter, with Dyneema®

12/15/2020
Panos Mytaros, ECCO Leather’s Executive Vice President. is a legendary figure in the world of leather. An un-orthodox leader and a true bastion of innovation, Panos is based at ECCO’s tanning factory in The Netherlands and has been working on creating leather bonded with Dyneema® since 2017. On today’s episode of Moments That Matter, Charlie dives into Panos’ innovative design philosophy and asks what he envisions for the future of one of the world’s oldest materials; leather. Discuss this...

Duration:00:39:15

Welcome to Moments That Matter with Dyneema

12/7/2020
Join Charlie Walker in partnership with Dyneema as he explores the moments that really matter in business and adventure Whether on the trail, out at sea or in the laboratory, high pressure environments present continuous forks in the road. Moments That Matter, with Dyneema® is a podcast dedicated to the people who walk these roads, and the choices that defined them along the way. From explorers and pioneers, to inventors and innovators, each episode takes a deep dive into the moments that...

Duration:00:01:06