Episodes
Is there a different way of going about becoming a better beach volleyball player than what most players do? There definitely is, and this episode has in a sense two different missions: The first one is to invite you to see new possibilities in terms of how to gain new skills and become a better player, and the second one is for you to understand the background of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast project better - so that you and all other beach volleyball players can gain more value from it...
Published 05/12/22
Welcome to this episode with Slovenian world tour player and all around beach volleball mind Nejc Zemljak! A lot of relevant topics get discussed in this conversation - sports psychology, thoughts on growing the sport, transferring skills from other sports, serve receive, attacking, defense, blocking, and more! The conversation is split into two episodes, this is the second episode. Find Nejc on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nejczemljak/ Feel free to share any thoughts or questions...
Published 02/27/22
Welcome to this episode with Slovenian world tour player and all around beach volleball mind Nejc Zemljak! A lot of relevant topics get discussed in this conversation - sports psychology, thoughts on growing the sport, transferring skills from other sports, serve receive, attacking, defense, blocking, and more! The conversation is split into two episodes, this is episode is the first one. Find Nejc on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nejczemljak/ Feel free to share any thoughts or...
Published 12/08/21
Welcome to the first solo-episode on the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast! When starting this podcast, I wanted to create lots of different types of episodes, and this type of episode was definitely a part of the plan. In some of these solo-episodes, I will follow a simple formula: personal development concept + beach volleyball = episode idea. Basically I will take lessons from the personal development/business/self help/psychology space and apply them specifically to beach volleyball....
Published 10/27/21
In this podcast episode I get to interview Travis Mewhirter, current AVP and FIVB player as well as one of the co-hosts of the Sandcast podcast. We touch lots of topics that can help you become a better player, like attacking vision and strategy, blocking, passing, competitiveness, efficient practice, practicing by yourself, and more! ---------------------------------------------------------------- Some links to stuff we mentioned in the episode: Reid Priddy on Sandcast:...
Published 09/02/21
In this episode (last one out of 3) of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast I continue the conversation with the man behind the Swedish Beach Volleyball Podcast (https://beachking.podbean.com/) and most of the coach training programs given to new coaches in Sweden - Johan Rininsland. We have a proper volleynerd discussion mostly around the topics of long term athlete development (how to be smart about your beach volleyball career in the long run) and sports psychology.This episode has a...
Published 11/25/20
In this episode of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast I continue the conversation with the man behind the Swedish Beach Volleyball Podcast (https://beachking.podbean.com/) and most of the coach training programs given to new coaches in Sweden - Johan Rininsland. We have a proper volleynerd discussion mostly around the topics of long term athlete development (how to be smart about your beach volleyball career in the long run) and sports psychology. This episode has a lot of golden ...
Published 10/04/20
In this episode of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast I sit down with the man behind the Swedish Beach Volleyball Podcast (https://beachking.podbean.com/) and most of the coach training programs given to new coaches in Sweden - Johan Rininsland. We have a proper volleynerd discussion mostly around the topics of long term athlete development (how to be smart in the long run) and sports psychology. This episode has a lot of golden nuggets in it that will help you approach your beach...
Published 03/30/20
Part 2 of the conversation with "the impossible golf challenge" guy John Richardson about how to learn sports faster than the average athlete.
Published 11/15/19
Are there things one can do to learn sports (whether it's beach volleyball, golf, or something else) faster and more efficiently than the average player/athlete? John Richardson who succeeded in his one year golf challenge that had critics all over the world telling his goal was flat out impossible and pro players telling him to "dream on", definately thinks there are a lot of things one can optimize to learn sports faster than most. And to be fair, so does Alex who is the creator of the...
Published 10/29/19