Tag Professional Practitioner

073: Chris Rosimus on relationships

Supporting Champions  073: Chris Rosimus on relationships

This week’s guest is Chris Rosimus, Chris is the Head of Nutrition at the Football Association, leading all aspects of dietary provision to the England football teams. Prior to that Chris was nutritionist at England and Wales Cricket Board, English…

070 Stephen Seiler on how the best train

Supporting Champions  070 Stephen Seiler on how the best train

I would put this week’s guest into a very select place in the world of endurance, one that has combined four often distinct factors, first quality academic research, second in a topic that contributes to elite performance, third creates a…

066: Eva Carneiro on doing what is right

Supporting Champions  066: Eva Carneiro on doing what is right

 Dr Eva Carneiro is this week’s guest (I will give you Eva’s introduction in two parts). Eva is a Sports Physician and was one of the first eight pioneering doctors recruited nationally to the UK Sports and Exercise Medicine…

060: Andrea Furst on change and uncertainty

Supporting Champions  060: Andrea Furst on change and uncertainty

In this episode I talk to Dr Andrea Furst, performance psychologist at Mental Notes. Andrea has had a highly successful career supporting some of the highest performing teams to the highest performances. She has worked in Australia, where she originates…

059: Louise Burke on keeping nutrition practical

Supporting Champions  059: Louise Burke on keeping nutrition practical

The next few special episodes of the podcast will break away from the normal regularity as we capture, produce and air some relevant content to the COVID-19 crisis. In this episode I talk to Professor Louise Burke, Chief of Nutrition…

054: Duncan French on mixed martial arts

Supporting Champions  054: Duncan French on mixed martial arts

Duncan French is the Vice President of the Ultimate Fighting Championships. Mixed martial arts is a sport that has had an accelerated rise into the public consciousness over the last couple of decades. It seems to have captured the imagination,…

052: Nik Diaper on the impact of Parasport

Supporting Champions  052: Nik Diaper on the impact of Parasport

This year we have the Olympic games – the World’s biggest sporting event. But in quick succession is the Paralympics, now the third largest sporting event. Some quip that the Olympics is the warm-up or the test event for the…

049: Jason Laird on critical skills

Supporting Champions  049: Jason Laird on critical skills

Jason Laird has worked in Premiership football, ballet, judo and now gymnastics and as such is one of the most experienced physiotherapists in the UK. What I have always admired about Jason is his ability to get to the crux of…

040: Matt Dixon on customising training

Supporting Champions  040: Matt Dixon on customising training

Matt Dixon is a professional triathlon coach and founder of Purplepatch fitness. Matt is former professional triathlete and elite swimmer, now coach and has set up a highly successful performance training and coaching support business. Purple patch has a roster…