The Coaching Podcast

Coach for Success in Sport and Business

Your hosts Emma Doyle & Simon Blair discuss the differences and parallels between coaching in sport and business. Each show starts with a pre-recorded interview with a coach from the world of sport or business. Emma & Simon then discuss the themes and insights raised by the guest coach, providing practical insights for coaches and leaders to drive continuous improvement and make a difference.

In our first of our series of interviews with local 'Grassroots', volunteer coaches, Simon interviews The Club Coaching Co-Ordinator and U14s & U19s boys coach, Luke Harris from the Devon Meadows Junior Football Club.

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Emma interviews Scottish tennis coaches Graham Robertson & Julie Gordon as well as successful entrepreneur Lorraine McDonald in this second part of her 'Great Scots' interviews.

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In September 2017, Emma fulfilled a long-term ambition to present at a TEDx event, which she achieved so brilliantly at TEDx Oneonta, New York State. Leading up to her presentation she managed to interview 3 outstanding coaches, leaders and fellow presenters, Bill Berthel, Curt Ebersole & Julie Dostal.

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Emma's back at Wimbledon as she was in 2017 when she interviewed a number of incredible coaches. Hear from the world's best doubles coach Louis Cayer; Sarah Borwell, one of his coaching pupils and former #1 British Doubles player; Andy Dowsett, Coach, Educator & Writer; & finally Dan Santorum, CEO of the PTR (Professional Tennis Registry).

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Simon chats with Laura Bergells, Writer, Trainer and Speaking Coach from Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.

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