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Episode #7 Dubai Training Camps, Athlete Side Hustles & Cancelling the Olympics? ft Zak Skinner.

Episode #7 Dubai Training Camps, Athlete Side Hustles & Cancelling the Olympics? ft Zak Skinner.

Featured Image by Victoria Jones In today’s episode, I caught up with Zak Skinner, a long time friend and former housemate, GB International athlete, DJ and entrepreneur. We discussed a wide variety of topics from our views on the funded and non-funded training camps in Dubai to his younger self’s celebrity crush (check it out…

The Athlete Afterlife.

The Athlete Afterlife.

‘The Athlete Afterlife’ – how high performance environments allow a simplistic and successful transition to the world of work. “Guidance for athletes to maximise potential in high performing environments” It isn’t uncommon that athletes struggle to accept that sport doesn’t last forever. What feels like a lifetime of success is usually only 20 years on…

Leaving Sports and Finding Yourself…Again?

Leaving Sports and Finding Yourself…Again?

Featured Image by familycreative What’s up people, I begin this piece by sending peace to everyone reading this and introduce myself – my name is Daniel Oderinde and I am a former national and international medallist at the youth/junior level (AAA’s bronze medallist and FISEC International Catholic School Games 100m champion). As you can tell…

Life After Sport as a Winter Olympian.

Life After Sport as a Winter Olympian.

Featured Image by Alex Livesey – Getty Images Following a late call up to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, where I was a spare and had to lose 12kg in 7 days to make weight, I returned home as part of Team GB and with a certificate saying I was an Olympian. A…

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