Archive for March 2020

We continue our series on equestrian legends with all-round horsewoman Betty Ann Gilbert Lester who has succeeded in several equestrian disciplines and regarded with reverence by t...

Abby's guest this month is Clipper Round the World sailor, Clara Carrington.  Clara has been a passionate social sailor through her life and having worked shore side for the Volvo ...

Canadian Canoeist and WiSP Ambassador Haley Daniels was schedule to be in Brasil for the Canadian Team’s final Olympic selection trial. Instead she is adapting her training routine...

Solo round the world yachtswoman Dee Caffari knows a thing or two about social distancing - how to cope mentally and physically and she says the biggest challenge is the mental adj...

On this week’s episode Chris & Nancy discuss the implications of postponing the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games and how it could potentially be scheduled for the spring of 2021 as wel...

US Team Judoka Angelica Delgado is having to make a big adjustment to her training with social isolation in a contact sport. The Miami based athlete is unable to go to the gym or p...

On this episode we discuss self isolation and the impact it can have on your mental and physical health. Jenny offers a number of ways to alleviate the anxiety that comes with the ...

With social isolation impacting all of us we reached out to some of our Athlete Ambassadors to find out how they are coping with training and preparing for competitions that have b...

Alexandra Chalat is the Managing Director of Beyond Sport, which convenes, funds and supports organisations using sport as a tool for social change. After joining in 2008, Lex help...

On this week’s show we have the latest news on the impact of the Coronavirus on athletes preparing for the Olympic Games and the IOC’s announcement not to make a decision regarding...

As part of our continuing series of interviews with equestrian legends we revisit an interview from 2012 with a woman who is revered in Virginia horse country. Ellie Wood Baxter is...

In this episode of Tucker Center Talks, Nicole LaVoi talks to Matea Wasend, former School of Kinesiology MS student in sport sociology and Tucker Center research assistant, and two...

Chris Stafford and Nancy Gillen have the top stories from women's sport around the world. Stories covered on this week's show include: US Soccer Doesn’t Want To Give The Women’s T...

Californian Julie Suhr has broken records in Endurance competitions and milestones in horseback adventures around the globe. Since her first ride in the world renown 100 mile Tevis...

This week’s guest is Drury Head Women’s Basketball Coach Molly Miller, who knows a thing or two about winning. In her 6th season as head coach at her alma mater, Molly has the Lady...

Chris Stafford and Nancy Gillen have the top stories from women's sport around the world. Stories covered on this week's show include: Coronavirus: Tokyo 2020 could be postponed to...

On this episode we revisit an interview that was recorded in 2011 as part of a series on Equestrian Legends. Edith Conyers has spent her life devoted to the prosperity and future o...

My guest is Australian academic and activist Nadia Bevan who recently wrote an article on women’s sport and why it matters in which she made the case for why this is a momentous ti...