Archive for November 2019

This month we focus on leadership, leaning in and quotas on sport with Karen Skinner, New Zealand Rugby Head of Respect and Inclusion. President of New Zealand Football Johanna Woo...

Chris Stafford and Nancy Gillen discuss the top stories in women's sport this week: Dutch duo claim women's title at UNIQLO Wheelchair Doubles Masters Adrienne Sternlicht Continues...

On this week's episode Dr. Jenny Susser and Chris Stafford discuss the fallout in coaching female athletes in the light of the runner Mary Cain suffering abuse. The good news is pe...

Californian Joy Upshaw, 58, is a record breaking long jumper and hurdler who has also spent the past 30 years as a coach. Joan’s running career started at Acalanes High School in L...

This week's guest is University of North Carolina (UNC) women’s basketball head coach, Courtney Banghart. Her recent arrival in Chapel Hill has the Tar Heels primed for a resurgenc...

Chris Stafford and Nancy Gillen discuss the top stories in women's sport this week: Canadian equestrian athlete Nicole Walker fails drug test - Tokyo 2020 spot in doubt Marilyn Li...

In this episode of Tucker Center Talks, Dr. Nicole M. LaVoi talks with Dr. Austin Stair Calhoun, a Tucker Center Affiliated Scholar and currently the Chief of Staff at the Universi...

The Ocala Jockey Club Three Day Event took place last weekend in Florida and Chris Stafford went along to watch several of the top US riders do battle in the final major event of t...

Our guest today is British ultra endurance cyclist Emily Chappell who started cycling as a commuter before becoming a courier in London for six years. But she eventually swapped th...

On this episode The Lovely Biertrix offers a preview of the 2019 International WFTDA Championships taking place November 15-17 in Montreal, Canada. We hear about the participating ...

Nancy Gillen and Chris Stafford discuss the top stories in women's sport this week. Sam Kerr signs with Chelsea FC Women’s football weekend USWNT granted class action law suit Miz...

Sports Psychologist Dr. Jenny Susser explains ways that athletes can prepare for their life as a college athlete by being prepared and creating your own community. The collegiate c...

Helena Hlas, 27, was born to Czech parents and are up in Winnipeg, Canada. Later, she spent several years in Calgary pursuing alpine ski racing dreams before discovering rowing dur...

Triathlon and open water coach Penny Harris is a firm believer that the sport is so adaptable anyone can compete in triathlon at any age because it’s not always about the result.  ...

Patricia Gregory is an historian of women’s football in the UK who is embarking on her first book on its history. Patricia became the Hon. Assistant Secretary of the Women’s Footba...

Chris Stafford & Nancy Gillen discuss this week's top stories from women's sport: Equal Pay for Matildas https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-11-05/matildas-and-socceroos-to-earn-e...

In Episode 28 of The WeCOACH Podcast, Megan Kahn chats with Northwestern head women’s lacrosse coach, Kelly Amonte Hiller. She is coming off one of her most impressive seasons to d...

In this episode Tucker Center director Dr. Nicole LaVoi talks to the founder and first director of the Tucker Center, Dr. Mary Jo Kane who explains the original story of the Tucker...

Di Lampard was the only female Chef d’Equipe among 17 at this year’s FEI Nation’s Cup Final in Barcelona, which for equestrian sport is not a true reflection of the gender equity a...