Great Traits Project
By Great Traits Project
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We investigate the character traits that drive great achievements and reveal the mindset behind success. Throughout these podcasts we introduce you to remarkable individuals from the world of sport, business, the military, the arts, science & technology, ground breaking explorers, and many more. We shed light on how they behave, what they believe and we discuss their attitude to life.
||CleanElite performance coach Harvey Hillary||On this podcast we meet elite performance coach Harvey Hillary (@harveyhillary). Harvey is known throughout the sailing community for coaching and developing Olympic athletes. Today, Harvey is using his elite performance insight to coach across...||1 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJaco Van Gass: GB Para-Cycling World Champion||On this month’s podcast we meet Jaco van Gass. @jacovangass Jaco was born in South Africa. At the age of 20, he flew to England hoping to follow his dream of joining the British Armed Forces. By mid 2007, Jaco had completed his training and he...||14 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHenry Scriven: Director and Screenwriter||On this podcast we meet director and screenwriter Henry Scriven (@henryscriven) Henry’s short films (To Let, The Babysitter, Divided, The Fox) have amassed over 35 million views online and won awards at film festivals across the world. His debut...||23 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStephen Catlin: Insurance Entrepreneur||Stephen Catlin is the founder of Catlin Insurance Group. After 10 years in the insurance industry Stephen Catlin set up his own insurance business in the 1980s. He successfully built a multi-billion dollar underwriting empire from nothing. In the...||1 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDamian Barr: award-winning author and columnist.||Damian’s number 1 bestselling memoir, Maggie & Me, is about coming of age and coming out in Thatcher's Britain. It was the Sunday Times Memoir of the Year, BBC Radio 4’s Book of the Week and won the Paddy Power Political Books Satire...||4 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBruce Fordyce: ultramarathon legend||Bruce Fordyce (@BruceFordycerun) is a South African marathon and ultramarathon runner. He is best known for having won the worlds largest and oldest ultramarathon, the South African Comrades Marathon (89km or 56 miles) a record nine times. Eight of...||22 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKaren Darke: Paralympic Gold Medallist||Karen Darke (@kdarke) is a Paralympic Gold Medallist and adventurer. Karen was always a keen runner, climber and all round outdoor addict but aged 19, she fell off a cliff and became paralysed from the chest down. With creativity and perseverance...||31 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSimon Woodroffe: Entrepreneur, Founder Of Yo! Sushi||Simon is a maverick entrepreneur. He is the founder of YO! Sushi, YOTEL, YO! Home and all things YO! Simon left school at the age of 16 with just two o-levels. He spent 30 years in the entertainment business designing and staging concerts for many...||6 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEliza Reberio: Founder of 'Lives Not Knives'||On this month’s podcast we meet Eliza Rebeiro, founder of the charity Lives Not Knives (@LNKCharity). The charity aims to prevent young people from carrying knives and becoming involved in gang culture. Eliza established Lives Not...||22 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGeorge Bullard: Explorer, World Record Holder||George Bullard (@georgebullardexplorer) is an explorer and world record holder. In 2008, at the age of just 19, George embarked on an expedition with Alex Hibbert to break the world record for the longest unsupported journey in a Polar region. After...||23 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMark Maclaine: Personal Tutor (20,000+ hours experience)||Mark Maclaine (@markmaclaine) is one of the world’s most experienced tutors. With over 20,000 hours of one-to-one tutoring Mark has built a reputation as one of the most prolific tutors in the world in mathematics and science. Mark’s pupils...||26 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPen Hadow: Polar Explorer & World Record Holder||Pen Hadow (@PenHadow) is an explorer and world record holder. He is the only person to trek solo, without resupply by third parties, from Canada to the North Geographic Pole. His...||28 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDr. Dave Alred: Psychologist & Elite Performance Coach (Rugby, Golf, Football)||On this month’s podcast we meet Dr. Dave Alred Dave is an elite performance coach who works with world class sportsmen and teams. He helps them deliver when the pressure is at its most extreme. Dr. Alred is a pioneer in performance, mindset and...||31 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPatrick Drake: Chef & Founder of 'Hello Fresh'||On this month’s podcast we meet Patrick Drake @patrickdrake Patrick is an entrepreneur and chef. He is the founder of the revolutionary food delivery service Hello Fresh www.hellofresh.co.uk/ Patrick started his career wearing a pin-stripe suit...||3 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDr Nathan Smith: PhD in Psychology of Extreme & Isolated Environments||On this month’s podcast we have something a little different, we have a scientist who specializes in the psychology of extreme and isolated environments. The man in question is Dr. Nathan Smith, he has degree in Sport & Exercise Science...||3 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLevison Wood: Explorer, Author & Photographer||Levison Wood is an explorer, bestselling author and photographer. He spent a number of years as an Officer in the British Parachute Regiment, and served in Afghanistan. After leaving the Army to pursue a full time career as a writer and...||13 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKarl Hinett: petrol bomb survivor & ultra-marathon runner||Karl was serving in the Staffordshire Regiment in Iraq in 2005 when he suffered a direct hit from a petrol bomb. This resulted in 40% of his body being burnt in particular, his arms, chest, hands, legs and face. He was placed in an induced coma and...||30 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKirsty Henderson: Karate World Champion, Mixed Martial Arts Coach||Kirsty Henderson became the first (and is still the only) woman in Britain to attain a Black Belt in Shidokan Karate (better known as Japanese Mixed Martial Arts). After travelling, studying and competing in Japan she become ranked as the top...||2 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJamie McDonald: Adventurer, World Record Holder & Fundraiser||On this month's podcast we meet Jamie McDonald. Jamie is a fund raising adventurer who has cycled from Bangkok to his hometown of Gloucester in England. Soon after that mamouth journey he took on the static cycling world record which he smashed...||2 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoz Savage: Solo Ocean Rower||Welcome to the Great Traits Project Podcast. We investigate the character traits that drive great achievements and reveal the mindset behind success. Throughout these podcasts we introduce you to remarkable individuals from the world of...||31 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Such an inspiring story as a first podcast! Looking forward to more
Insightful, intriguing and inspiring, keep them coming!
The Roz Savage episode was incredibly inspiring, what an amazing achievement and a fantastic story. The Jamie McDonald episode made me both laugh and cry within the space of 40 minutes. Highly recommended.