Episodes
Season 4 Ep 27, We chat with Olympic Gold medalist from Tokyo and Team GB member Anna Hopkin In this podcast, Anna and I discuss her success in Tokyo with making the finals in the Women‘s 100 Freestyle and seeing the progression of the GB Women‘s 4x100 Freestyle relay team as they finished 5th at the Olympic Games. We get into the incredible performance of herself and teammates, Kathleen Dawson, James Guy and Adam Peaty in the Mixed 4x100 Medley relay, where team GB came away with the Gold...
Published 09/09/21
Season 4 Ep 26, we chat with Swimming Australia and Swimming Queensland young gun Ella Ramsay. In this podcast we discuss Ella‘s love for swimming and following in her fathers footsteps (2000 Sydney Olympian Heath Ramsay). We discuss training in such a successful environment with her team St Peters Western under Dean Boxall and Maxine Seear. We go into her incredibly successful 2021 Australian Age Champs and walking away with 14 medals in total, as well as her experience at the Olympic...
Published 09/09/21
Season 4 Ep 25, we chat to AIS Performance Hub Head Coach, and a man who has done it all when it comes to Swimming Coaching Shannon Rollason. In this podcast we chat about Shannon‘s success with Olympic Champ and former world record holder Jodie Henry as well as Alice Mills and many other athletes up at Chandler when they had that tremendous success between 2001 and 2004. We get into a key to that success and Shannon‘s thoughts around reverse periodisation as well. We go through his time...
Published 09/08/21
Season 4 Ep 24, we chat with one of NSW and Australian Swimming‘s fastest rising stars of the pool, West Illawarra Swim Club‘s own Sydney Brown. In this chat we discuss how Sydney has been going during lockdown, as well as how much she enjoyed watching the Aussie during the Olympics in Tokyo. We get into her awesome 2021 Australian Age Championships results, both individually and with her relay team in West Illawarra Swim Club. Sydney tells us about her coach James as well and how much he...
Published 09/03/21
Former World Record Holder and World Champion and Off The Blocks Expert Analyst Bobby Hurley helps me go through all the action in the first 2 Matches of the ISL Season 3. We discuss the strong rosters that both Energy Standard and Cali Condors have, as well as the great effort from Toronto Titans in their first match. Bobby does a tremendous job explaining some of the rules around the ISL concept for all the new comers to this fantastic concept, as well as have a look at some of the teams...
Published 09/03/21
Season 4 Ep 23, We chat with Team GB most decorated athlete from a single Olympic games Duncan Scott. In this podcast we talk to Duncan about his phenomenal performances in Tokyo, including his individual medals and being on the dais with teammate Tom Dean, as well as the electric swim Team GB produced in the Men‘s 4x200 Freestyle to win Gold and dominate the field. We discuss race plans, and training leading up to the games as well. We get into Season 3 of the ISL and him racing again for...
Published 09/01/21
Season 4 Ep 22, we talk with a man helping change the dialogue we use around mental fitness and well being with his phenomenal organisation Gotcha4Life, Mr Gus Worland. In This podcast, Gus talks to us about how Gotcha4Life was started, struggles around mental fitness in todays climate and how we can identify them in others and in ourselves, reaching out and talking to a friend about how your feeling, as well as changing the way we think about being a man in 2021. Its a fantastic chat and...
Published 08/31/21
Season 4 Ep 21, We chat you young superstar of the Australian Olympic Team, 3 Time Olympic Medallist and New Junior World Record Holder in the 17yrs 200 Freestyle Mollie O'Callaghan. In this podcast we talk to Mollie about making her first ever Senior Australian team at just 17 in Adelaide and what a massive week that was. We discuss training camp in Cairns. Of Course we go through her amazing swims in Tokyo as a part of the Women's relay teams, including the 4x200 where she led off with a...
Published 08/26/21
Season 4 Ep 20, we chat to 4 time Olympic Medalist from Tokyo, Aussie Superstar Kaylee Mckeown In this podcast Kayle takes us through her amazing performances at the 202 Olympic Games including her Gold medal winning individual 100 and 200 Backstroke, we talk race plans and training for the events and which set helps let her know she is ready to race fast. We discuss her longtime coach and mentor Chris Mooney and what he has meant to her journey and how special it was to share those moments...
Published 08/25/21
Season 4 Ep 19, we chat with one of Samoan Swimming's brightest stars in the pool Kokoro Frost. In this podcast we discuss his coach and 1996 Olympian Jon Winter, we chat about training and race plans, representing Samoa and what it was like to compete with a home crowd. Goals for the future, his amazing sponsor Arena and so much more.
Published 08/18/21
Season 4 Ep 18, we chat with Tokyo Olympic Champion in the Women's 400 and 200m Freestyle Ariarne Titmus. In this chat we discuss with Arnie all about her amazing performances at the games including on night one when she won the 400m Freestyle, beating the legend that is Katie Ledecky and brought a nation to their feet. We get into her training and preparations for Tokyo, mentally approaching a big week of competition and staying in control, her coach Dean Boxall and their special...
Published 08/13/21
Season 4 Ep 17, we chat with Olympic Bronze Medallist from the Women's 10km Marathon Swim Kareena Lee In this chat we discuss Kareena's incredible swim in Tokyo to become the first ever Australian to medal in an Olympic Marathon Swimming Event. We discuss her coach JR and what an influence he has had on her career. We talk about her race plan, the conditions in Tokyo and a whole lot more. Don't miss this chat with a women who made history in Tokyo
Published 08/12/21
Season 4 Ep 16, we chat with Olympic Gold and Bronze Medallist from Tokyo 2020 Zac Stubblety Cook In this chat, Zac and i discuss his unbelievable swim in the Men's 200 Breaststroke to win Gold for Australia, we discuss his relay success as well with a Bronze in the Mixed Medley Relay, as well as team culture, racing at the biggest event in the world, his coach Vince Raleigh and a whole lot more.
Published 08/11/21
Season 4 Ep 15, I am joined by Lewis Clareburt, Erika Fairweather, Zac Reid and Carina Doyle from the New Zealand Olympic Swim Team. The NZ Olympians discuss their time over in Tokyo, the experiences of racing at an Olympic Games and what lessons they took away, shenanigans in the Olympic village with stuff going missing, Cardboard Beds, Rising to challenges, Fast racing, Banter and a whole lot more.
Published 08/06/21
Season 4 Ep 14, One of Australia's greatest ever Olympians Michael Klim and i go through all the action from the pool over in Tokyo last week at the Olympic Games We discuss is Caeleb Dressell the new Michael Phelps, Emma McKeons dominance, What other sports from these games has caught Klimmy's eye, Brisbane 2032 and what that means for swimming in Australia, and some of his favourite head to head races over what was an historic week of swimming in Tokyo. All that and a whole lot more.
Published 08/06/21
Season 4 Ep 13, we chat with Aussie Swimming Legends Giaan Rooney and Bobby Hurley about all the action from the pool in Tokyo last week. We discuss some topics of conversation surrounding the week including selection on Australian relay teams, Cate Campbell and Emily Seebohm's amazing legacy after 4 Olympic Games, Emma McKeon, Ariarne Titmus, Kaylee McKeown, Zac Stubblety Cook and the rest of the Australian team's incredible performances, Dean Boxall's passion and a whole lot more.
Published 08/05/21
Ep 3 of the OTB Crew see's us joined by Olympian and Bronze medallist Tommy Neil to discuss his time over in Tokyo, as well he plays the famous fast 5 quiz. We do Mount Rushmore of Kayne West Songs Discuss our favourite moments from an incredible Olympics in the pool Top 3 Olympic Moments What's on your Watch Again in Netflix And even a song from Kanye himself to finish the show All that and a whole lot more fun
Published 08/05/21
Bobby Hurley and I wrap up finals sessions 7 and 8 of the Olympic Swimming Program over in Tokyo. We Go Through Men's 100 Fly - Dressell Break World Record and Wins Women's 200 Back-Mckeown and Seebohm go 1,3 and celebrate together on the podium Women's 800 Free-Ledecky v Titmus one more time, Ledecky retains her crown as the distance queen. Mixed 4x100 IM Relay-Peaty proves the difference as Team GB win Gold, with Aussies grabbing a Bronze Men's 50 Free- Dressell dominates...
Published 08/01/21
In This Podcast we go through Men's 100 Fly Semi-Milak looks good, Dressell flexes and goes 49.7 Women's 200 Breast-South African Shoenmaker wins in NEW WORLD RECORD Men's 100 Back-Rylov makes it a double and goes back to back Women's 100 Free-Cometh the hour, Cometh the Champ Emma McKeon wins Gold, Cate Campbell at her 4th Olympic Games races home for Bronze Men's 200 IM-Wang of China gets the job done with Gold, Duncan Scott races home for Silver Women's 200 Back- Emily Seebohm...
Published 07/30/21
Join Former World Record Holder and World Champion Bobby Hurley and I, as we go through all the action in the pool from Finals session number 4 at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. We Chat About Men's 800 Free- Fink from USA, Fink outta nowhere Men's 200 Breast-Zac Stubblety-Cook wins for Australia and takes Gold Women's 100 Free Semi-Mckeon and Hueghey look strong, Cate Campbell looking comfortable as well Men's 200 Back Semi-Rylov in great form and not looking like slowing down in the...
Published 07/29/21
Welcome to Episode 2 of the OTB Crew Podcast In this Ep, Co-hosts Lachlan Carter, Josh Edward Smith and Lani Pallister help me go through all the action in the pool so far in Tokyo at the 2020 Olympics and give our highlights so far. Our Mount Rushmore this week is all about Will Farrell movies The Crew give us their embarrassing moments We play the Fast 5 Quiz again, this week all about the Tokyo Olympics And we look at the Crew's Top 3 Songs of 2021 so far Some more music, and a...
Published 07/29/21
Join Former World Record Holder and World Champion Bobby Hurley and I, as we go through all the action in the pool from Finals session number 4 at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. We Chat About Men's 100 Free Semi- Dressell looks sharp, everyone swimming 47's it's going to be a close final tomorrow Women's 200 Free-Ariarne Titmus continues to dominate by winning another Gold for Australia Men's 200 Fly-Milak did what Milak does, dominates and wins Women's 200 Fly Semi-Zheng Yufei looks...
Published 07/28/21
Season 4 Ep 12, we chat with 2 time Olympian, World Champ and Comm Games Medallist for Australia David McKeon. In this chat we discuss everything Tokyo Olympics including his Sister Emma McKeon's success so far in the pool. We talk about his own Olympic experiences in London and Rio as well as how exciting it is having the Olympic Games coming to Brisbane in 2032 and what the athletes can expect with a home games. And we discuss the success the family swim school has had with McKeon Swim...
Published 07/27/21
F#@* Yeah what a finals session we just witnessed, join Bobby Hurley and I as we go through all the action of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Finals session 3. We Chat About. Women's 200 Free Semi - Titmus and Ledecky rivalry continues, congrats to Madi Wilson on making the final Men's 200 Free- Great Britain Quinella with Tom Dean claiming Gold and Duncan Scott SIlver Women's 100 Back-Kaylee Mckeown beats a red hot field to win Gold for Australia, F#@* Yeah Men's 100 Back-Russia Quinella with...
Published 07/27/21
Join Bobby Hurley and I as we go through all the action of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic finals session 2 We talk about Women's 100 Fly - Emma McKeon claims Bronze Men's 200 Free Semi - Duncan Scott makes his mark Women's 100 Breast Semi - Shoenmaker beats Lily King in New Comm Games Record Men's 100 Breast- The King Adam Peaty continues his reign Women's 400 Free - Aussie Ariarne Titmus dethrones Katie Ledecky and wins Gold for Australia Men's 100 Back Semi - Murphy and Kolesnikov step up as...
Published 07/26/21