Podcasts by The Social Kick Podcast
ISL returns; Energy Standard wants the trophy back from 2021-08-25T08:51:57
Energy Standard Head Coach James Gibson and their Captain, Olympic Gold Medalist Chad le Clos, join for a preview of the 2021 season of the International Swim League.
Fake Sprinter, 50 back World Record Holder Kira Toussaint from 2021-05-25T11:38:31
Recorded before her recent 50m Backstroke European Champion title, Dutch swimmer Kira Toussaint joins The Social Kick.
The short course 50m Backstroke world record holder jumps i...Listen
Breaking Down the ISL Draft and the New Auburn Head Coach from 2021-04-28T06:34:12
The Social Kick are finally back together again, discussing the recent announcements of the ISL Draft and new Auburn Head Coach.
The 2021 ISL season is gearing up to be the most ...Listen
Distance Swimming Training and Distance Mental Training with Felix Auboeck from 2021-04-20T10:17:38
Austrian ISL star and NCAA Champion Felix Auboeck has continued his dominance in middle-distance freestyle.
At the recent 2021 Swim Open Stockholm meet, Felix qualified for his s...Listen
Shaine Casas is the most stunning swimmer on the planet. from 2021-03-24T03:57
Shaine Casas is not just looking to win big at NCAAs this week, he's looking to break records.
The 2019 U.S. National Champion in 100m Backstroke joins us on the first day of Men...Listen
World Champion Maggie MacNeil looks to create more history from 2021-03-17T02:02
2019 World Champ in 100m Butterfly, Canadian star Maggie MacNeil joins the show on the eve of NCAAs.
The Michigan swimmer exploded onto the international scene after beating reig...Listen
Unsung Hero- Trailblazing Black Swimmer Enith Brigitha from 2021-03-10T09:00
We chat with a swimming hero, from her home in Holland. Enith Brigitha was the first black swimmer to win an Olympic medal with 2 bronzes in the 100 & 200 free at the 1976 Montreal games, and wh...Listen
Gustavo and Gus Borges- Parents Need to Pretend to be Grandparents from 2021-02-23T06:54:09
Tudo Bem to Brazilian swimming royalty, with 4-time Olympic medalist, World, and NCAA champion Gustavo Borges and his son, University of Michigan sprinter Gus Borges.
For those w...Listen
Marco Koch is ready for 99% of anything in Swimming from 2021-02-17T16:54:07
Triple World Champion Marco Koch tore up Season 2 of the ISL. He is a favorite to win the 200 Breast Olympic Gold Medal based on his recent form. Or is he? This is a packed event, but also an ev...Listen
Why don't you play basketball or football? Giles Smith joins the show. from 2021-02-12T09:58:17
Swimming has a diversity problem, so we spent some time getting Giles's perspective on how to bring the black and brown communities into swimming, addressing pool access and water safety, while ...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #030 - NCAA Champions to Channel Crossings. One tough Breed with Catherine Breed from 2021-01-31T22:10:42.023393
In this episode of The Social Kick Podcast, the guys chat with open water standout Catherine Breed. The guys chat with Catherine about:-What she is doing with Covid-19-Her last swimming pool race-W...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #028 - Former World Record Holder Milo Cavic from 2021-01-31T22:10:42.023393
In this episode of the Social Kick Podcast, the guys sit down with Olympic silver medalist and former World Record Holder Milorad Cavic. Milorad is most well known for his historic 100-m butterfly ...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #007 - Discussing the Rules of the Upcoming International Swim League (ISL) from 2021-01-31T22:10:42.023393
In this episode, The Social Kick Podcast goes through the rules of the International Swim League (ISL). We discuss the aspects we're excited about and which areas we feel need clarity and improveme...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #006 - Breaking Down the University of Texas Swimming Dominance from 2021-01-31T22:10:42.023393
In this episode, The Social Kick Podcast has our first guest….Wade Kelley. Many of you haven’t heard of Wade, but he swam with a lot of the 2000 and 2004 US Olympic team at the University of Texas....Listen
James Gibson, Head Coach of the World's Greatest Swim team? from 2020-12-22T09:12:31
While James Gibson is currently known for his leadership of the Energy Standard professional swim team, he’s also a former World Champion (2003 – 50BR) and Olympic Finalist (2004 – 100BR). His t...Listen
Cyndi Gallagher on ISL, UCLA and Equality in Swimming from 2020-11-24T12:31:53
Longtime UCLA Women’s Head Coach and DC Trident Head Coach Cyndi Gallagher joins the guys fresh on the heels of ISL Season 2 to give her take on the impact of the rules changes and how the timin...Listen
Zach Apple on ISL and his stellar rise to the top of world sprinting from 2020-11-14T13:39:01
Fresh off his stellar 2nd season with the DC Trident, Zach Apple joins us and gives his take on season 2, the bubble, how much money he made, feelings about knocking our 45-second 100 freestyles...Listen
Byron MacDonald on Canadian Swimming and the Toronto Titans from 2020-10-06T13:02:55
Legendary coach and former World Class swimmer Byron MacDonald joins the show. We talk about his swimming, his long reign as University of Toronto coach, give a lovely recap of the History of Ca...Listen
Rowdy Gaines on opening more pools to help water safety - E#61 from 2020-10-02T13:20:11
Hall of Fame swimmer and 3-time Olympic gold medalist Rowdy Gaines joins the show! We talk about how COVID is affecting student-athletes who have trained their entire lives to play a sport only ...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #055 - The Future of NCAA Swimming, Caeleb Dressel Analysis, and the History of Butterfly from 2020-09-09T15:44:31
More and more schools are cutting their swim programs, including the storied University of Iowa team, who were integral in developing Butterfly in the 1930s.
We discuss this stor...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #046 - Leah Martindale-Stancil from 2020-07-11T08:25:48
In this episode, we are joined by 2x Olympian and the current head coach of the Tulane Women's swim team, Leah Martindale-Stancil. Leah discusses her early swimmi...
The Social Kick Podcast #043 - Katie Hoff Anderson from 2020-06-26T09:55:30
In this episode, Katie Hoff joins the show to discuss the best viral videos of swimming history, her last swimming race and career reflection, life as a youngster on the Olympic...
The Social Kick Podcast #040 - Christen Shefchunas from 2020-06-08T13:01:48
In this episode, we are joined by Christen Shefchunas. Christen has twenty-two years of coaching and working one on one with women, Coach Christen speaks to women about REAL Confidence. Christen...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #030 - NCAA Champions to Channel Crossings. One tough Breed with Catherine Breed from 2020-04-17T09:46:10
In this episode of The Social Kick Podcast, the guys chat with open water standout Catherine Breed. The guys chat with Catherine about:
-What she is doing with Covid-19
-Her last swimmin...
The Social Kick Podcast #029 - Elite America Sprinter Margo Geer from 2020-04-09T06:13:38
In this episode, the guys chat with one of the US's top female sprinters, Margo Geer.
They discuss Margo's view on:
-The Olympics being postponed
The Social Kick Podcast #023- NCAA Conference Meets from 2020-04-05T17:38:51
Who is excited for college swim meets!
Tonight on The Social Kick Podcast:
The guys discuss: -Bobby Finke abolishes the American and NCAA record in the mile -The ...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #020- First Facebook Live with Current Events from 2020-04-05T15:13:50
Who's excited for the Premiere of the Facebook Live premiere of The Social Kick Podcast!
In this episode, Luke Paddington Bryan Lundquist John Mullen and Justin Huynh discuss: NC...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #024- NCAA Conference Meets, Sun Yang and Coronavirus from 2020-04-04T09:48:27
In this Facebook Live of the Social Kick Podcast, the guys discuss:
Conference Meet Round-Up
-Pac-12 Women: Abbey Weitzeil, Stanford Women
-B10 Men: Michigan wins big
The Social Kick Podcast #025- Current events and Early Impact of the Coronavirus from 2020-04-04T09:46:59
This week the guys discuss:
• Pac-12 Men, Reece Whitley and Cal
• The impact of coronavirus
Pro Swim Series Des Moines
• Regan Smith
• Michael And...
The Social Kick Podcast #028 - Former World Record Holder Milo Cavic from 2020-04-03T06:09:25
In this episode of the Social Kick Podcast, the guys sit down with Olympic silver medalist and former World Record Holder Milorad Cavic. Milorad is most well known for his historic 100-m butterf...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #027 - Olympic Bronze Medalist Discusses his View on the Olympics and the Olympics being Postponed from 2020-03-26T15:22:34
In this episode, the guys are joined by 5x Olympian and Olympic Bronze Medalist George Bovell.
In this episode we discuss:
-How George knows Luke.
The Social Kick Podcast #026 - Will they postpone the Olympics? from 2020-03-23T14:04:47
With the 'shelter in place' in the Bay Area, the boys join on a full remote session to discuss:
- USA, Japan, and other swimming federations propose to postpone Olym...
The Social Kick Podcast #019 - Breaking Down Women in Coaching with Carlene Takaki from 2020-02-19T06:25:59
In this episode, the crew welcomes Carlene Takaki. Carlene is a coach for PASA Rinconada for their 13-14 year old age group. Carlene recounts her last race which was the 200 fly at the 2008 Olym...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #018 - Jonty Skinner and Swimming Comebacks from 2020-02-12T03:10
?Who's excited for the Premiere of the Facebook Live premiere of The Social Kick Podcast!
In this episode, the guys
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The Social Kick Podcast #017 - Swim Meet Round-up and 1996 Olympic Game from 2020-02-07T15:10:33
In this episode, we discuss top races from the Knoxville Pro Series Swim meet, FINA Champions Swim Series, Australian State meet, and NCAA meets. Then, we have some fun reminiscing on the 1996 A...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #016 - Is the US Open still a valued meet? from 2019-12-06T17:38:15
The guys get back together to talk about the US Open. They the importance of the meet in today's circuit of elite competitions and look forward to some of the upcoming swims. It is a debate on w...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #015 - Olympics Workout Game 2 from 2019-11-28T03:32
"Coach Justin" writes the guys another workout based on Olympics distances. Justin calls out the set, then for each rep, he names an Olympic finalist, their place and time. Luke, Bryan, and John...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #014 - Sun Yang Doping Case and ISL American Derby from 2019-11-25T12:31:55
The guys get together to chat about the recent news on Sun Yang's hearing. Bryan goes into detail about the differences in drug testing organizations but the guys agree that it is unlikely Sun Y...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #13 - 2008 Olympics Workout Game from 2019-11-14T07:33:05
We shake this up this week with a game. "Coach Justin" writes a workout for Luke, Bryan and John based on the 2008 Olympic Games. Using only Olympic events, Justin calls out a set wi...
The Social Kick Podcast #012 - High School Swimming in the US from 2019-11-08T13:30:09
During a week in the fall when Luke was traveling, the guys start off talking about scholarships in NCAA swimming and then dive into their experiences swimming in US High Schools. From recruitin...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #011 - NCAA Rule Changes, Week 4 ISL Review and Rowdy Gaines Trivia from 2019-10-31T06:10
We’re halfway through a wild first season of pro swimming. The guys recap week 4 of ISL action from Budapest and preview the upcoming ISL derbies in November. They get into the impact of the NCA...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #010 - Week 3 ISL Review and 2020 ISL Predictions from 2019-10-24T10:48:56
Week 3 of the ISL wraps up and the guys chat about the competition, ways for the ISL to improve, top swims and much more. They also talk about what the ISL will do next year with new swimmers, f...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #009 - ISL Week 2 Reactions and Recent Doping News from 2019-10-17T06:00
The guys go over the 2nd ISL meet. Bryan is impressed over the camaraderie at the meet and Luke is blown away the fast swimming and “hard work” put in. In recent news with Conor Dwyer, the guy's...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #008 - ISL Week 1 Reactions from 2019-10-11T17:34:02
The full crew is back for a recap on the first ever match of the new professional swim league, the International Swim League aka ISL. Luke the Historian returns from t...
The Social Kick Podcast #007 - Discussing the Rules of the Upcoming International Swim League (ISL) from 2019-10-03T13:50:25
In this episode, The Social Kick Podcast goes through the rules of the International Swim League (ISL). We discuss the aspects we're excited about and which areas we feel need clarity and improv...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #006 - Breaking Down the University of Texas Swimming Dominance from 2019-10-02T09:04:33
In this episode, The Social Kick Podcast has our first guest….Wade Kelley. Many of you haven’t heard of Wade, but he swam with a lot of the 2000 and 2004 US Olympic team at the University of Tex...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #005 - What it Takes to Become a Swimming Nation from 2019-09-26T14:10:54
In this episode, Luke, Bryan, and John discuss their recent experience with their workshop with Trinidad and Tobago while Justin holds down the fort in California. They discuss countries on the ...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #004 - Favorite Swimming Race from the Summer from 2019-09-17T05:16:19
In this episode, the guys talk about their favorite races from the summer meets. Luke is hesitant to name his favorite race, but brings up names from the distant past. Then they get into the big...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #003 - What do You Think About the Olympic Changes? from 2019-09-02T16:56
Swimming this summer was full of fast races. We discuss altitude training and racing, as well as the changes to the upcoming Olympics. We break down the mixed relays, Katie Ledecky's possible Ol...Listen
The Social Kick Podcast #001 - Tell Us About Your Last Swimming Race from 2019-09-02T16:54:32
Dive into episode 1 of The Social Kick Podcast and learn about our swimming backgrounds, experiences, and join us as we breakdown our final "competitive" swimming races. We also dive into peak p...Listen