What are TKFLASTANIs like on other podcasts? We've got a special cross-over episode of Hear Her Sports, where host Elizabeth Emery talks with Olympic speedskater Erin Jackson. Dive into more of the details of this sport -- something we love to do!
What's it like to call a sports competition remotely vs. calling it in person? Paralympian and CBC commentator Rob Snoek fills us in on the difference and why being there matters.
Josh Williamson, our very first TKFLASTANI, makes a return visit on the show. He's no longer an Olympic hopeful; he's now an actual Olympian, and we couldn't be more proud of him. Josh tells us about his experiences at Beijing 2022, which involve COVID positives, an unusual competition, lots of issues with security during the Closing Ceremonies, and a robot who said he was beautiful.
John Coates has stepped down as president of the Australian Olympic Committee. UIPM, the modern pentathlon federation, has selected a sport to test to replace the horse showjumping discipline. The International Skating Union is set to vote on raising the minimum age limits for senior-level athletes. So much going on in the world of the Olympics this week!