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Chris Morgan on The Amateur Rugby Podcast

Are we losing touch? – Chris Morgan

Recorded via Facebook LIVE on Friday 22nd of November 2020. I chatted to Chris Morgan about whether the Professional game is losing touch with the Grassroots of rugby. We spoke about the challenges facing clubs and players and whether staying in touch is actually a good thing anyway. Chris Morgan

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Nick Dance - That Rugby Guy

Rugby & Travel – Nick Dance

Recorded via Facebook LIVE on Thursday 19th of November 2020. I chatted with That Rugby Guy – Nick Dance about his lifetime in rugby but especially the experience of playing around the world culminating in becoming a full international for Singapore. Now back in the UK Nick is putting all

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What no scrums?! - Chris O'Malley & Ed Livett

What no scrums?! – Chris O’Malley & Ed Livett

Recorded via Facebook LIVE on Wednesday 11th of November 2020. I chatted to Chris O’Malley & Ed Livett from Old Colfeians RFC about the RFU’s proposed amended game which would involve no scrums and no mauls. We briefly outlined the Covid journey so far, then delved deep into the proposed

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Post-Rugby Challenges - Andrew Henderson

Post-Rugby Challenges – Andrew Henderson

Recorded via Facebook LIVE on Tuesday October 6th 2020. I chatted to Andrew Henderson about the ridiculous post-rugby challenges that some players undertake. We talked about why so many former rugby players take up these challenges and details of the unique test of stamina that Hendo has set for himself

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Coaching the Coaches - Jonny McMurtry

Coaching the Coaches – Jonny McMurtry

I chatted to Jonny McMurtry, all the way from Brisbane Australia, about his research into the motivations of junior athletes. Jonny has some awesome insights into providing kids with an optimal youth sports environment by listening to their wants and needs. Thanks to Raging Bull for sponsoring this episode. Get

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Grassroots Roundup - Sean Phelan

Grassroots Roundup – Sean Phelan

I chatted to fellow podcaster and Grassroots Rugby God – Sean Phelan about his time in rugby with Racal Decca RFC, his incredible ‘Fill Your Boots’ project and the current state of the grassroots game. Recorded via Facebook LIVE on Friday 25th September 2020. Twitter – @seanphelanFYB – https://twitter.com/seanphelanFYB Buy Sean a

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Race in Rugby - Zainab Alema

Race in Rugby – Zainab Alema

I chatted to Zainab Alema about her in experiences as a black, Muslim, female rugby player. We talked about the current state of affairs for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic individuals within rugby and whether the game is doing enough to make rugby accessible to minority groups. Recorded via Facebook

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Covid Coaching - Geraint Davies

Covid Coaching – Geraint Davies

I chatted to Geraint Davies about coaching rugby during Covid. What that looks like for players and coaches and some ideas and tactics to improve your sessions. Recorded via Facebook LIVE (with limited success) on Monday 3rd August, 2020. @daviesGDD on Twitter https://www.youtube.com/c/GeraintDaviesGDD PODCAST KIT Everything I use to create,

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Lions Lions Lions – Stuart Lock

I chatted to Stuart Lock from MSG Tours about the Lions tour dates announcements, what that means for the game, the players, and the supporters and some of our own favourite Lions moments. Recorded via Facebook LIVE on Saturday 25th July, 2020. msgtours.comStuart Lock on Facebook PODCAST KIT Everything I

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Hot Topics - The Amateur Rugby Podcast

Hot Topics – The BIG Intro – Tim Tunnicliff

This is a brief, introductory episode to tell you all about the new ‘Hot Topics’ series from the Amateur Rugby Podcast! PODCAST KIT Everything I use to create, edit and produce this podcast can be found on my Creating a Podcast page. SUPPORT If you would like to support the

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