Category: Episodes

Episode 10 – Coaches Across Continents

This week on the Good Sports Podcast the team ran through some news items that had caught our eye in the last few weeks, then we interview Jordan Stephenson from Coaches Across Continents, and conclude with a quiz about the Beyond Sport Awards. News Roundup Sara picked up on a piece on Devex about the

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Episode 9 – Perfect Partnerships: Cakes, Clowns and Powerpuff Girls

This episode focuses on partnerships, which are a Sustainable Development Goal and also key in increasing the impact in Sport for Development. We spoke to the founders of Philanthropy Playmakers, Erica Prosser and Eric Shainock about their organisation. Founded in 2016, Philanthropy Playmakers provides resources for the sports philanthropy industry and those who see sports

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Episode 6 – Sports United Down Under

Opening up Lee has returned from a Cricket Without Boundaries project with students from Leeds Trinity to Rwanda. You can find out more about the project here. We have been busy during this break, as we are now working in partnership with two great Sport and Development organisations: SportandDev and ConnectSport. Please check out both

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Episode 4 – Jordan Special

Reporting “from the field”, this episode of the Good Sports Podcast features interviews from UNHCR, Right to Play, Cricket Without Boundaries and Equal Playing Fields, looking at how sport is contributing to addressing challenges of refugee integration and gender equality in Jordan. Lee and Sara spent 5 days in the country in late April delivering

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Episode 3 – Changing the role of coaches

In this episode of the Good Sports Podcast we discuss the use of exploitative imagery in fundraising campaigns, politics in sport and in particular the Commonwealth Games, and the role of sport in tackling low levels of physical activity in populations. Dave then chats with Paul Caccamo, Founder and CEO of Up2Us Sports, and covers

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Episode 2 – Scoring Goals for Sport and Development

In this first full episode of the Good Sports Podcast we’re talking goals: Sustainable Development Goals and Tackle Africa’s football and development goals. Join us as we look at how the Sustainable Development Goals can link to sport, where the opportunities lie and what the challenges are, then listen in on Dave’s chat with Tackle

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