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Sports & Recreation Podcasts

I talk with athletes, coaches and more to discuss how their hobbies have impacted life choices and career decisions. I explore how and when guests first found a passion for the Hobby they love and how they forged a career from it.

I talk with athletes, coaches and more to discuss how their hobbies have impacted life choices and career decisions. I explore how and when guests first found a passion for the Hobby they love and how they forged a career from it.


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I talk with athletes, coaches and more to discuss how their hobbies have impacted life choices and career decisions. I explore how and when guests first found a passion for the Hobby they love and how they forged a career from it.






Simply the Zest, multiple world record holder - Sally Orange

I am joined by the zesty Sally Orange, a multiple world record holder, mental health advocate, endurance athlete and National Ambassador for the Army Cadets. Find Sally on Instagram: @sally0range


The Kyndra Crump Show

I am joined by Kendra Crump, a young lady with the world at her feet and someone who is determined to manifest her own future. Check out Kyndra on Instagram: @thekyndracrumpshow


GB Bobsleigh - Nikki McSweeney

I am joined by GB Bobsleigh Pilot, Nikki McSweeney. Nikki tells us about all sports she excelled in before finally pursuing bobsled. Follow Nikki: Instagram - @nikkimc17


The return of Shanwayne

Shanwayne Stephens OLY returns to take us through his Olympic journey. Shanwayne and the team caused a global frenzy when they qualified for the 4 man bobsled for the first time in 24 years.


Carly Woodhouse - The Geordie at Brit School

I am joined by ever so talented Carly Woodhouse to discuss her journey from the greatest City in the world to one of the biggest showbiz Cities in the world.


Jamie Lee Rattray - World & Olympic Champ

I am joined by Jamie Lee Rattray, fresh off the plane from Beijing with her Gold Medal in hand. Jamie takes us through her journey from a 4 year old skating with her Dad to becoming World and Olympic Ice Hockey champion. Follow Jamie on Instagram: @ratt26


Pro Paraglider, Michael Sigel

I am joined by Pro Paragliding Pilot and World Champion, Michael Sigel. Michael was paragliding before he could talk, so it comes as no surprise he's one of the best pilots in the world.


Andrea Ross - Stunt Performer

I am joined by Stunt Performer Andrea Ross. Andrea shares her journey from professional athlete to performing stunts on some televisions biggest shows. Keep up to date with Andrea here: Instagram: @andrea.m.ross YouTube: YouTube.be/cxAhaWeURhs IMDb: Andrea Ross


Stephen "Mr Paralympics" Miller MBE

I am joined by Stephen Miller MBE, multiple Paralympic, World and European Champion. Stephen discusses his journey through his school years to representing Great Britain at 6 Paralympic Games. Follow Stephen on Instagram and find out what he's up to with his organisation: Instagram: @hailfabio1 www.stephenjamesmiller.co.uk www.smilethroughsport.com


Katie Nageotte - Returns as Olympic Champion

Katie Nageotte returns to the pod one year on. Katie was a lady on a mission at the beginning of 2021, hoping to realise her dream by becoming Olympic Champion. Katie is back to share her experience of the games and what the future holds in store. Find Katie on Instagram: @ktnago13


CerVon Campbell - Stand Up, Musician, Artist

I am joined by cerVon Campbell to share his journey from high school stand up to collaborating with his rap hero. Check out CerVon on Instagram: @sexymonkeylimodriver


Hannah Rankin - WBA & IBO World Boxing Champion

I am joined by Hannah Rankin to discuss her journey from a rural farm in Scotland to 2 x World Boxing Champion. Keep up to date with Hannah via social media - Instagram and Twitter: @team_rankin


Georgia Taylor-Brown - World and Olympic Triathlon Champion

I am joined by Georgia Taylor-Brown to discuss her journey to dominating the Triathlon scene. Georgia tells us just exactly what was going through her head when she suffered a puncture in the biggest race of her life. Keep up to date with Georgia: Instagram and Twitter: @georgiatb


Kieran Bowe - Hinny

I am joined by emerging artist Kieran Bowe. Kieran is a singer songwriter and has just released his first single "Hinny" Kieran shares his journey, which even includes some sound advice from another very popular Geordie artist. "Hinny" is available to buy, stream and download now https://music.apple.com/gb/album/hinny/1591312042?i=1591312043 Keep up to date with all things Kieran by following him on Instagram @kieranbowe


Lee Clark - NUFC Legend

I am joined by homegrown Newcastle Untied Legend, Lee Clark. Lee discusses how his journey to becoming a Premier League player began and just who were the best players he played with and against. Lee is honest and open about his experiences and speaks passionately about his love for football.


Charlotte Henshaw - Paralympic collection

I am joined by Charlotte Henshaw, a multi-medal winner of Paralympic medals. Charlotte began her career pitting her skills against the best athletes in the pool, winning Bronze and Silver medals, but when she made the decision to transition to paracanoe, well the story tells itself. Charlotte is now a 5x World Champion and 2020 Paralympic Gold Medallist. Instagram: @chenshawgb


Brendon Prince - SUP mission

I am joined by Brendon Prince, a man on a mission to raise awareness and educate people about the importance of water safety. Brendon just broke a number of records by circumnavigating mainland Britain (4000km) on a Stand Up Paddle board. You can keep up to date with Brendon and his projects by visiting: www.thelongpaddle.co.uk


Kylie Grimes - Queen of Wheelchair Rugby

I am joined by 3 x Paralympian and Tokyo Gold Medallist, the Queen of Wheelchair Rugby, Kylie Grimes. Kylie tells us how one night changed her whole life, but it was merely a bump in the road that led to Paralympic glory. Find Kylie on Instagram: @kyliegrimes7


Ross 'Turbo' Levine

I am joined by Ross 'Turbo' Levine, sport karate and kickboxing royalty. Ross takes us through his journey as a 7 year old discovering martial arts and how he was went on to dominate in multiple disciplines. Keep up to date with Ross: Instagram: @ross_turbo_levine www.rossturbolevine.com/shop


Mick Hogan - Sport Development to Rugby World Cup

A trip down memory lane reunites me with my first Rugby League Coach, Mick Hogan. Mick is true pioneer for Rugby in the North East of England and created a programme that allowed young people to make lifetime memories. Mick's career has seen him work across both Rugby League and Rugby Union, he has also been involved in bringing Rugby World Cup games to the heart of the North East.