SATURDAY July 7
0600 Think Golf is a ten part series that offers a range of advice on how to improve YOUR game. It's hosted by Bruce Rainee from CBC Sports. Today's installment dealt with nutrition. You can get plenty of great golf tips AND view the video from today's episode at the Think Golf website.
0730 London is playing host to a world of music this weekend (July 7-8). Sunfest attracts musicians from all over the globe. And Fresh Air's World Music columnist, Reuben Maan, is one of the guest MCs. He joined Mary to talk about this annual festival and to profile a few of the performers who he's especially excited to be introducing.
You can hear their conversation by visiting Reuben's column.
0800 What happens to horses which are abused or no longer wanted? A fortunate few wind up at Whispering Hearts Horse Rescue. It's the very personal project of Brenda Thompson and her husband. They operate a horse rescue operation at their farm in Hagersville. Brenda talked with Mary by phone to explain their motivation and their impact.
Listen (runs 9:29)
Learn more at the Whispering Hearts Horse Rescue website.
0830 Toronto is playing host to the IndyCar contingent this weekend (July 7-8). Hometown hero James Hinchcliffe is a favourite to win on the streetcourse at Exhibition Place. But car racing isn't just a "guy" thing any more. Steph Wallcraft, co-editor of the IndyCar racing website MoreFrontWing.com, joined Mary to talk about her interest in the sport and what it will take to get more women drivers into the upper echelons of car racing.
Listen (runs 12:40)
Check out the MoreFrontWing website for Steph's insights into the world of IndyCar competition.
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