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Personal Best turns tiny goals into grand adventures. From CBC Original Podcasts.

Personal Best turns tiny goals into grand adventures. From CBC Original Podcasts.
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United States

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CBC

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Personal Best turns tiny goals into grand adventures. From CBC Original Podcasts.

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English


Episodes

Jackie Chan’s Sleeveless Turtleneck

6/21/2018
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Yaw loved action movies as kid. As an adult, Yaw wants to land a backflip.

Duration:00:36:54

Extra: Check Out “On Drugs”

6/21/2018
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We’ve almost finished this week’s episode, but in the meantime we want to let you know about another CBC Original Podcast you might like. It’s called On Drugs and it explores our complicated relationship with everything from caffeine to cocaine. Check out this full episode titled "Fun, On Drugs" and if you like it (and we think you will), be sure to subscribe wherever you find your podcasts.

Duration:00:28:00

A Ride on the Desert Bus

6/21/2018
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In our final episode of the season, Julia (different Julia than before) is a messy eater. But instead of a problem with table manners, she's convinced it's something else. Something that goes all the way back to ancient Buddhist teachings.

Duration:00:34:26

Tragedy + Time

6/21/2018
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Two stories. Oriana can’t lie and it’s hurting those close to her. Also, Kevin wants to make his grandma laugh.

Duration:00:33:30

The Doppelgänger

6/21/2018
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Julia struggles flirting over text messages and it’s hampering her love life. But it's not just dating - she struggles with all text messages. Is it possible to communicate your authentic self via text, or are you doomed to prop up a performative husk dancing on a touch screen forever?

Duration:00:31:15

Cow Watch 2018

6/21/2018
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Sheryl is a city person. But she feels like she hasn’t had a chance to express her inner self — her true country self. Sheryl wants to deliver a baby cow.

Duration:00:30:20

Jeffin’

6/21/2018
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Two stories. Michael is a musician who goes by the stage name Non-Swimmer. To no one’s surprise, he can’t swim. Also, Toula hates cancelling plans.

Duration:00:30:12

Let’s Go Schwimmin’

6/21/2018
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Two stories. It’s tragic when you can’t communicate to those closest to you. For Manu, it’s his local cashier. Also, Jan is overwhelmed by menu options.

Duration:00:30:18

One Time Snooze

6/21/2018
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Robin is a chronic snoozer. She’s constantly late for work, sleeping in for upwards of two hours. She's also been keeping an elaborate secret since high school.

Duration:00:35:22

Nine Fiver

6/21/2018
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Brent is a punk musician, radio announcer and an all-around fun guy who is completely unable to celebrate himself. His only hope might be a man with a keytar.

Duration:00:36:14

Trailer

6/21/2018
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A self-improvement show that helps you be your best you. As best we can. Given the constraints. Coming February 14

Duration:00:01:46

Jackie Chan’s Sleeveless Turtleneck

4/15/2018
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Yaw loved action movies as kid. As an adult, Yaw wants to land a backflip.

Duration:00:37:24

Tragedy + Time

3/27/2018
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Two stories. Oriana can’t lie and it’s hurting those close to her. Also, Kevin wants to make his grandma laugh.

Duration:00:33:29

Jackie Chan’s Sleeveless Turtleneck

3/20/2018
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Yaw loved action movies as kid. As an adult, Yaw wants to land a backflip.

Duration:00:36:54

Extra: Check Out “On Drugs”

3/19/2018
More
We’ve almost finished this week’s episode, but in the meantime we want to let you know about another CBC Original Podcast you might like. It’s called On Drugs and it explores our complicated relationship with everything from caffeine to cocaine. Check out this full episode titled "Fun, On Drugs" and if you like it (and we think you will), be sure to subscribe wherever you find your podcasts.

Duration:00:28:35

The Doppelganger

2/27/2018
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Julia struggles flirting over text messages and it’s hampering her love life. But it's not just dating - she struggles with all text messages. Is it possible to communicate your authentic self via text, or are you doomed to prop up a performative husk dancing on a touch screen forever?

Duration:00:31:52

One Time Snooze

2/13/2018
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Robin is a chronic snoozer. She’s constantly late for work, sleeping in for upwards of two hours. She's also been keeping an elaborate secret since high school.

Duration:00:36:01