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Welcome to GMTA. There is only one thing sports fans like doing more than watching sport and that is talking about it. In living rooms, work places, pubs cafes and barbershops all over the world right now lively and passionate discussions are taking place. The GMTA podcast was born of such discussions. It is our aim to provoke thought, learn from and connect with fans of sport whatever that may be. Whether you are an NBA fanatic, a competitive sailor, lawn bowls champion or Sunday League footballer this is our opportunity to engage. One thing is certain intelligent, well informed and balanced discourse about sport is never boring.

Welcome to GMTA. There is only one thing sports fans like doing more than watching sport and that is talking about it. In living rooms, work places, pubs cafes and barbershops all over the world right now lively and passionate discussions are taking place. The GMTA podcast was born of such discussions. It is our aim to provoke thought, learn from and connect with fans of sport whatever that may be. Whether you are an NBA fanatic, a competitive sailor, lawn bowls champion or Sunday League footballer this is our opportunity to engage. One thing is certain intelligent, well informed and balanced discourse about sport is never boring.
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United Kingdom

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Welcome to GMTA. There is only one thing sports fans like doing more than watching sport and that is talking about it. In living rooms, work places, pubs cafes and barbershops all over the world right now lively and passionate discussions are taking place. The GMTA podcast was born of such discussions. It is our aim to provoke thought, learn from and connect with fans of sport whatever that may be. Whether you are an NBA fanatic, a competitive sailor, lawn bowls champion or Sunday League footballer this is our opportunity to engage. One thing is certain intelligent, well informed and balanced discourse about sport is never boring.

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@gmtapodcast

Language:

English


Episodes

Rivals

4/1/2019
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"I am because we are" is a poetic way to describe what this episode is all about. Rivalries are sport in many ways, they fascinate, exhilarate and frustrate us. They create legends, heroes and villains. The greatest ones have the power to unite millions as their drama unfolds. What would sport be without them, could sport exist without them?

Duration:00:39:27

Rivals

3/29/2019
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"I am because we are" Is a poetic way to describe what this episode is all about. Rivalries are in many ways; they fascinate, exhilarate and frustrate us. They create legends, heroes and villains.The greatest one have the power to unite millions as their drama unfolds. What would sport be without them, could sport exist without them?

Duration:00:39:27

Retirement

3/11/2019
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Borg did it at 26, Soviet female gymnasts did it in their teens, has Merlene Ottey done it yet? this episode is all about 'Retirement' it can be sad, graceful, controversial or go completely unnoticed. This is uniquely different prospect for pro sports people and proves a fascinating subject. We are at a point in history where athletes are going on forever not just due to innate talent but advances in sport science and ever increasing financial rewards. There are thankfully few...

Duration:00:42:01

Sports Fans

3/2/2019
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If you are reading this we assume you are a sports fan, but what exactly does that mean? Is there such a thing as a true sports fan? What makes someone so? Season ticket holder of Sky subscriber, does one mean any more than the other? In this episode we discuss what it means to be a sports fan and examine the undoubted value we have within the world of sport.

Duration:00:26:53

Boxing

2/27/2019
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If you are a fan of sports people punching each other in the head then this edition of The GMTA Podcast is for you. We discuss the noble art of Boxing and all the goings on in the sport right now. It's going to be a very interesting few years ahead especially in the Heavyweight division! Join us and as ever get involved it's gonna be a knockout! (Pun always intended).

Duration:00:48:37

Boxing

2/21/2019
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If you are a fan of sports people punching each other in the head then this edition of The GMTA podcast is for you. We discuss the noble art of boxing and all the goings on in the sport right now. It's going to be a very interesting few years ahead especially in the Heavyweight division! join us and as ever get involved it's gonna be a knockout! (Pun always intended). https://www.thegmta.com/ https://twitter.com/gmtapodcast https://www.facebook.com/randall.andrew.161

Duration:00:48:37

Results

2/10/2019
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All sports fans have that one result that they can't quite leave alone. Whether it was an officials questionable judgement or a case of downright deception, there are sporting results we would be more than happy to change if we could. In this episode we talk about what we would alter in the history of sports if for no other purpose than to make us happy.

Duration:00:20:33

Teenagers

2/10/2019
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Teenagers are not necessarily synonymous with sporting greatness yet there have been quite a few that achieved just that. We decided to select an array of teenage sporting greats and discuss their legendary exploits. We are certain none of our personal selections will shock you, yet we hope in a few cases they will inform you.

Duration:00:32:07

Predictions

2/10/2019
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In this edition of The GMTA Podcast recorded in late 2018 we have a go at predicting the future champions of a range of sporting events over the coming year. Sport is our Reality TV of chioce except there are no scripts and anything is possible.Will we be glowing in the brilliance of our foresight a year from now or will we prove just how wrong sports fans can be?

Duration:00:26:42

Olympic Sports

2/9/2019
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Are all sports created equal or are some more Olympic than others? When you think of Olympic sports what springs to mind. Athletics, Snooker, Gymnastics, Ballroom dancing, Basque, Chess? All of them are recognised by the IOC and could one day be a part of the Games, but should they? If it were up to you what would you like to see included or excluded? This first GMTA podcast explores Olympic Sport how they are selected for the inclusion and why some of may never be.

Duration:00:27:16