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The performance analysis podcast by Insight-Analysis; presented by Mike Hughes and Sam Larner. We will be speaking to a different person each week from a different sport as we learn about how each sport deals with measuring and improving performance.

The performance analysis podcast by Insight-Analysis; presented by Mike Hughes and Sam Larner. We will be speaking to a different person each week from a different sport as we learn about how each sport deals with measuring and improving performance.
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Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The performance analysis podcast by Insight-Analysis; presented by Mike Hughes and Sam Larner. We will be speaking to a different person each week from a different sport as we learn about how each sport deals with measuring and improving performance.

Language:

English

Contact:

07511515584


Episodes

S01E11 - The NFL Podcast Part One

1/16/2019
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This week Mike and Sam speak with Steve Gera of Gainsgroup.com. Steve has built a varied career firstly in the Marines, then the NFL, the NBA and into Gainsgroup. Steve's career in the NFL started thanks to a chance encounter at dinner and was powered by a quote from Ghostbusters. If you have any thoughts or question you can email us at runningthenumberspod@gmail.com

Duration:00:46:51

S01E10 - Rugby: An Interview with Zach Mercer

1/8/2019
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For this episode Mike and Sam were invited to Bath's majestic training ground at Farleigh House to speak with Bath and England number eight Zach Mercer. We also caught up with our first ever guest, Bath's Head of Performance Analysis Dan Cooper. Have a listen if you want to hear how the pros do their analysis and what it's like to play at the highest level. If you have any feedback please email us on runningthenumberspod@gmail.com.

Duration:00:45:58

S01E09 - The Video Analyst

12/17/2018
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Rob Carroll is our first guest after the pod took a short break. Rob is the man behind The Video Analyst website, the go to resources for any level of analyst. He is indirectly behind an uncountable number of analysts getting their first break in the industry. In addition to the site Rob also works in Gaelic Football and in business, helping companies use the same tools as analysts do in sport. If you have any feedback about the podcast or any questions please send them to...

Duration:00:55:23

S01E08 Tennis Talks

11/8/2018
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Mike and Sam are joined by Chris White of the LTA to discuss his move to tennis and performance analysis more broadly. We discuss how Chris is helping to support the growth of tennis in the UK, what happens when all your technology goes down, and what key skills can you acquire to separate yourself from the competition. This episode is supported by TheVideoAnalyst.com, the number one site for performance analysis information. This podcast was recorded in June of this year.

Duration:00:39:43

S01E07 Boxing: Beat to the Punch

10/30/2018
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Mike and Sam spoke to Chris Connelly of the English Institute of Sport. Chris is an expert analyst in boxing and other combat sports and also works with World Heavyweight title holder Anthony Joshua. We spoke to Chris about how boxing analysis differs from other sports, and how boxers are prepared at the amateur level, where they fight multiple times a week, compared to fighting three times a year at the pro level.

Duration:00:53:19

S01E06 The Football Analysts

10/19/2018
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Mike and Sam speak with Ben Knapper of Arsenal and Arron Ackerman of Swansea City to understand how they got into the industry, what new technology are they using to help improve their players and we also got some exclusive insight into how each team prepared to face the other last season. This was recorded during the World Cup in July.

Duration:01:05:00

S01E05 The Hot Takes Episode

10/10/2018
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Mike and Sam are joined by Duncan Locke from Insight-Analysis to do something similar to most other sports podcast, the hot take. They talk about how offense is exploding in both Rugby and NFL, the importance of motivational videos and why putting didn't win the Ryder Cup.

Duration:00:36:07

S01E04 Rugby Journalists

10/2/2018
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We spoke with rugby journalists Charlie Morgan of the Telegraph and Alex Shaw of Rugby Pass about how they use analysis to write their articles and what the future of performance analysis in the media is.

Duration:01:17:50

S01E03 Cricket: Playing the Field

9/21/2018
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We spoke with Nathan Leamon of the ECB to understand how he got into his role and how cricket performance is measured. We originally wanted to know about fielding performance but ended up learning a lot more.

Duration:00:45:05

S01E02 Golf: Putt for Dough?

9/14/2018
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We spoke to Jake Nichols from 15th Club about the performance analysis that is currently happening in golf. Shots gained has emerged from nowhere to be the number one stat in golf, but, what is it? We take a look.

Duration:00:41:35

S01E01 Rugby: The Bath and Wasp's Analysts

9/7/2018
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We speak with Luke Bowen of Wasps and Dan Cooper of Bath to understand how they got to where they have and what their current role entails. We also discuss how rugby would adapt if we changed the rules - 6 man scrums anyone?

Duration:00:56:43

S01E00 Introduction Episode - Running the Numbers by Insight-Analysis

9/5/2018
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An introduction to the performance analysis podcast Running the Numbers by Insight-Analysis. Presented by Mike Hughes and Sam Larner.

Duration:00:13:34