Road to Rio Podcast
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Weekly podcast previewing the 2016 Paralympics in Rio and profiling Canadian prospects.Download the latest episodes oniTunes,Stitcheror your favourite android podcast player.Keep in touch onreportonrio.comfor all the latest Canadian Paralympic news and stay connected to the pod on twitter@roadtoriopod.
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Twelve||16 years ago, Canada's Simon Whitfield secured a seminal victory at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, becoming the first winner of the triathlon in the history of the Games. This September, paratriathlon makes it’s debut at the Paralympic Games||8/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Eleven||With the Paralympic Games right around the corner, the Road to Rio pod sat down with Canadian discus thrower and Parapan gold medalist Renee Foessel.Born with cerebral palsy that effects the right side of her body, Foessel's athleticism and work ethic h||8/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Ten||In a special bumper episode we sit down with ReportOnRio.com Co-editor Quinton Amundson. We take a deep dive into swimming, athletics, sailing, wheelchair basketball and more. Don't miss Q-Tip's hot-takes.||8/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Nine||Braydon threatens a whole episode onPokemon Go but fortunately Ciaránkeeps things on track as episode nine features an in-depth interview with sitting volleyball star Shacarra Orr. A car accident cut short her stand-up volleyball career as it was hitti||7/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Eight||Canada’s Chef de Mission for the 2016 Paralympic Games is Chantal Petitclerc and she was a special guest on this weeks episode of the Road to Rio Podcast. In addition to her role as the Canadian Paralympic Ambassador, Petitclerc is a Senator, public||7/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Seven||The Road to Rio Podcast jumped into the world of para-judo, highlighted by an exclusive interview with Priscilla Gagné, who will be making her Paralympic debut.We discuss why Priscilla changed her path from wrestling to judo, what she needs to do to c||7/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Six||We have something a little bit different for you this week.Road to Rio Pod host Ciarán was invited on to The Avalanche, a show on CKUT radio out of Montreal, to talk about the upcoming Rio Games, coverage of para-sport and the Report on Rio project.F||7/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Five||The men's wheelchair basketball program has dominated at an international level for the last 16 years. The Road to Rio Podcast spoke with rookie Liam Hickey, who will be making his Paralympic debut this year, and veteran Chad Jassman, who hopes to defen||6/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Four||Canada's Sonar sailing team is currently in Rio de Janeiro, going through a practice regatta in preperation for the Paralympic Games -- which are now less than three months away. We spoke to Paralympic gold medalist Paul Tingley and the head coach of sa||6/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Three||On this week's episode, we're joined by Miranda Biletski. who was announced last week as a member of the Canadian wheelchair rugby team. Ciaran spoke to Miranda in the leadup to the announcement, as she continued her recovery from the injury that kept h||6/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode Two||Episode Two:On Episode Two of Road to Rio Podcast, we speak to one of the greatest Paralympians of all time.Benoit Huot has won 19 Paralympic medals, including nine golds, across four games in a glittering career that he hopes will reach its climax in B||6/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoad to Rio Podcast - Episode One||Episode One:On today’s show we speak to five time paracanoe World Champion Christine Gauthier about her journey towards the most anticipated event in her decorated athletic career.We’ll discuss some of key questions coming out of the World Champions||5/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Makes my train rides so much more enjoyable. Would recommend to every sports fan.