Episodes
Published 05/13/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe speaks with two time Paralympian in Wheelchair Basketball for Canada Nik Goncin. -He shares his story of how he went from an Able bodied Basketball player to a Paralympian in Wheelchair Basketball. -We also discuss the similarities and differences between Wheelchair Basketball, and Able bodied Basketball. Plus how are teams structured in Wheelchair...
Published 05/13/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Justen speak with mixed martial artist UFC Bantamweight Chad Anheliger. -He tells us about his journey to eventually reaching his goal of fighting in the Ultimate Fighting Championship promotion at the age of 35. -We also discuss what it took for him to get noticed by the UFC and entered into the Dana White Contender series. LINKS - Be sure to sign...
Published 05/10/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with World Series Champion with the Toronto Blue Jays Canadian Rob Butler. -He tells us about his journey to not only becoming a Major League Baseball player, but playing for the team he grew up watching as a child. -We also discuss the debilitating effect his anxiety had on his development. At a time when athletes generally hid mental...
Published 05/06/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with Title 9 pioneer professional basketball player and coach Elizabeth Galloway McQuitter. -We discuss the history and development of Women's professional basketball in the United States. -We also discuss the Non profit she is the president of raising awareness of the development and players of the game. LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our...
Published 05/03/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with sports journalist, and former professional soccer player Lori Lindsey. -We discuss the massive growth of Women's Soccer around the globe. -We also discuss why Team USA might still be the team to beat but the gap isn't so large anymore. LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to qualify for our sponsor Giveaways! ...
Published 04/29/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii discuss what we should expect to see happen in the 2022 NFL Draft. -They examine what has happened in the league this off season and how that will effect what teams do in the draft. -They also make their picks for which teams will win the draft and who will potentially blow it! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to...
Published 04/27/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with sports journalist, and author Ian Kennedy. -We discuss some of the little told sports stories that have both historical and cultural significance that originated in Chatham-Kent. -We also discuss why he chose to write his book, and what he hopes it will do to raise awareness and inspire others! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our...
Published 04/26/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Justen speak with professional mixed martial artist fighting in Bellator MMA Alex Polizzi. -We discuss his most recent fight which was exceptionally violent, and how a top tier promotion like Bellator handles injuries. -We also discuss the challenges and dedication it requires to be a professional mixed martial artist! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for...
Published 04/22/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with professional women's soccer player Maya Ladhani. -Maya Ladhani describes in detail the challenges that she has had to face to pursue her passion. -We also discuss why the traditional route to playing professional sports isn't necessarily the best route for everyone! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to...
Published 04/19/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with Bellator Mixed Martial Artist Ben "Big Tuna" Parrish. -Ben describes in detail the challenges that face anyone interested in becoming a professional Mixed Martial Artist Fighter. -We also discuss the growth of the sport, and some rules and situations that maybe need to be addressed! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our...
Published 04/15/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with Major League Rugby player Pele Cowley. -They discuss the development of the Major League Rugby, and what brought him all the way from New Zealand to play for the Austin Gilgronis . -We also discuss the the recent rules changes with the Rugby World Cup! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to qualify for our...
Published 04/12/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with Sports Media personality, PGA Tour analyst, and avid Sports bettor Cam Rogers. -We discuss the upcoming Masters tournament, the return of Tiger Woods, and which PGA Tour players are hot this year. -We also discuss the emergence of widespread sports betting in both the U.S. and Canada! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on...
Published 04/08/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with Emmy award winning sportscaster Chick Hernandez. -We discuss the upcoming Masters tournament, the return of Tiger Woods, and who are favourites are. -We also discuss his time as a Sportscaster in Augusta, and his time covering Sports in Washington! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to qualify for our sponsor...
Published 04/05/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -To kick off Masters Week our Golf Analyst Corbert de Ronde (Cobe) quizzes the other two Hosts Nii Wallace-Bruce (NWB) and Justen Williams on not so familiar Golf terms. -Before things get really serious later this week we thought we could have a little bit of fun. -Play along and see how many questions you would have got right! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for...
Published 04/02/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Nii speaks with Premier Hockey Federation's All Star MVP Elaine Chuli of the Toronto 6ix. -They talk about her development as an All Star Goalie, and what makes that position so unique. -They also discuss the quick development of the Toronto 6ix, and growth of the Premier Hockey Federation as well! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website...
Published 04/01/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with former Team Canada soccer player Tommy Kouzmanis. -We discuss what makes this particular team a real threat at World Cup Qatar. -We also discuss what we should expect from Canadian soccer in the future, and how to encourage the next generation of players! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to qualify for our...
Published 03/29/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with MMA Analyst and commentator James Lynch. -We also discuss how he got started covering MMA, and involved in sports media in general. -James Lynch is Canadian so we couldn't help but talk some Hockey as well. So stay tuned hockey fans! LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to qualify for our sponsor Giveaways! ...
Published 03/25/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with Professional racer, and Team owner Jesse Iwuji about his journey to becoming a professional driver in NASCAR. -We also discuss how he became partnered with NFL Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith in order to launch the Jesse Iwuji Racing Team. -Jesse also educates us on the importance and significance of the number 34 car he drives for Jesse...
Published 03/22/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Justen speak with Mikyla Grant-Mentis, forward for the Toronto 6ix in the Premier Hockey Federation. -We talk about her incredible first Season with the Toronto 6ix winning the MVP award. Once again she is on pace to potentially win the MVP award again posting absolutely amazing statistical numbers on the ice. -We also discuss what her first two...
Published 03/18/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Cobe and Nii speak with Major League Baseball Closer Chad Cordero. -He talks about his experiences as a Closer for the former Montreal Expos, now Washington Nationals, and his time in Montreal and Puerto Rico. -We also discuss what he has been involved in since his time in the MLB. Especially his time as a Coach, and the development of Softball in the...
Published 03/15/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Nii speaks with UFC Mixed Martial Artist Miranda "Fear The" Maverick. -She talks about what got her into MMA in the first place and how she motivated herself to make it to the largest promotion in Mixed Martial Arts, the UFC. -We also discuss how fragile an MMA Career can be due to injuries, fickle fans, and the pay scale. LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our...
Published 03/11/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Justen and Nii speak with Wmoen's Basketball star player Val Whiting. -She talks about her journey to becoming a star basketball player in the WNBA. -We also discuss how Val has gone from a star player on the court to an inspirational leader off the court. LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter on our website to qualify for our sponsor Giveaways! ...
Published 03/08/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Justen and Cobe speak with Olympic Rugby Sevens player for Team Canada Bianca Farella. -She talks about what got her into the sport of Rugby, and how she eventually came to play for Team Canada. -We also discuss how Rugby is developing in Canada, and how success is unfortunately necessary for the sport to grow. LINKS - Be sure to sign up for our Newsletter...
Published 03/04/22
Welcome to the Pro Sports Podcasters Podcast! NEW WEBSITE !!! https://www.proportspodcasters.com/ (https://www.proportspodcasters.com) -Nii and Cobe speak with Premier Hockey Federation player Lindsay Eastwood. She is a Defender for the Toronto 6ix. -She was the first player to score for the Toronto 6ix of the Premier Hockey Federation. -We discuss how she came to play for the Toronto 6ix, and how her passion for hockey goes beyond her ability as a player. Lindsay Eastwood is also an...
Published 03/01/22