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Player's Own Voice podcast: Para swimmer Tammy Cunnington shares life lessons

Tammy Cunnington, with a multi-sport career as a Para athlete, ended up best known for her late-blooming swimming career in the Paralympics.

POV podcast transcript: Tammy Cunnington

Canadian para swimmer and public speakerTammy Cunnington chats with Anastasia Bucsis about her multi sport upbringing...her eventual settling on paralympic swimming...and her practical strategies for dealing with life's vicissitudes.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Justina Di Stasio in a class of her own

Justina Di Stasio whose Olympic dreams have so far been thwarted by the sole Canadian roster spot going to teammate Erica Wiebe- continues to excel at international tournaments- and continues to believe her Olympic moment awaits

POV podcast transcript: Justina Di Stasio

Canadian wrestling phenom Justina Di Stasio chats with Anastasia Bucsis about having to outwrestle her olympic gold medallist teammate Erica Wiebe- her teaching career on the side- and her steady determination to represent her Italian-Cree heritage as authentically as possible

Player's Own Voice podcast: One of world's top wheelchair rugby players also champions accessibility

Wheelchair rugby national team veteran Zak Madell blends competitive nature, creativity, architectural technology study, and deep passion for accessibility. Madell's formula wins hearts and minds on and off the field of play.

POV podcast transcript: Zak Madell

One of world's best Wheelchair rugby players chats with Anastasia Bucsis about his drive to build better accessibility for all. The competitor on the rugby court is an architectural technology buff off the court- passionate about designing smarter buildings and spaces for everyone.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Wheelchair basketball team leader Tara Llanes on safe sport then and now

Wheelchair basketball national team co-captain Tara Llanes talks about inclusion, opportunity, and figuring out how to practice safe sport on a team of teenagers and veteran athletes alike.

POV podcast transcript: Tara Llanes

The Co Captain of the Canadian women's national wheelchair basketball team chats with Anastasia Buscis about a lifelong passion for multiple sports and the challenges of negotiating safe sport as it is understood by veteran and rookie athletes.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Chuck Swirsky's Raptors revisited

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with Chuck Swirsky, who called the first 10 years of the Toronto Raptors' history, and has kept a close eye on the team ever since.

POV podcast transcript: Chuck Swirsky

The Toronto Raptors' original play by play voice chats with Anastasia Buscis about a career devoted to the understanding and description of professional sports in general and the NBA game in particular.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Former CFL pro Konrad Wasiela tackles esports career

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with Konrad Wasiela, CFL cornerback who has transitioned to running esports business.

POV podcast transcript: Konrad Wasiela

The CFL player turned Esports entrepreneur talks about the many ways that electronic games are reshaping the sports world in real life.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Waneek Horn-Miller, Canada's ultimate coach

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with Waneek Horn-Miller, activist, athlete, advocate for Indigenous sport, and now a coach on the CBC program, Canada's Ultimate Challenge.

POV podcast transcript: Waneek Horn-Miller

The Olympian, activist, coach, and champion for Truth and reconciliation talks about progress in sport and her new role in reality television.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Hammer thrower Camryn Rogers no stranger to breaking records

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with the record-smashing hammer thrower Camryn Rogers about her game plan for the next 11 years.

POV podcast transcript: Camryn Rogers

The phenomenally talented young Canadian Hammer Thrower talks about her mom, her coach, and several other positive influences in her skyrocketing athletic career.

POV podcast transcript: Bev Priestman

The Coach of the Canadian National Women's Soccer Team discusses the world cup ahead, the Olympic Gold behind, and her observations of the beautiful game in the three nations ( England, New Zealand, and Canada) where she has coached.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Bev Priestman likes Canada's 2023 World Cup chances

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with Olympic gold-medal winning coach about the historic Olympic win, and plans for this year's World Cup in Australia.

Player's Own Voice podcast: Olympian Allison Forsyth has committed her career to safe sport

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with Olympian alpine skier, sexual abuse survivor, and leading advocate for safe sport, Allison Forsyth.

POV podcast transcript: Allison Forsyth

Allison Forsyth, Olympian Alpine skier, sexual abuse survivor, and safe sport advocate, joins the pov podcast to discuss the latest thinking on how to rid sport of abuse and maltreatment

Player's Own Voice podcast: Jason Priestley discusses Harold Ballard documentary

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with director Jason Priestley about the controversial former Toronto Maple Leafs owner Harold Ballard, the focus of a new documentary 'Offside' by the man who first came to fame in the hit series Beverley Hills 90210.

POV podcast transcript: Jason Priestley

Jason Priestley, actor and director, joins the Player's Own Voice podcast to discuss 'Offside' his new documentary about Toronto's favourite sports villain, Harold Ballard.

Player's Own Voice podcast: For skeleton racer Rahneva, it's all about how you finish

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with skeleton racer Mirela Rahneva, who has become on of the fastest to the finish despite also gradually becoming one of the slower at the start.

POV podcast transcript: Mimi Rahneva

Skeleton Racer Mirella- 'mimi' Rahneva is having a stellar season. she joins the podcast to talk about what it takes to excel in her fast -and frankly terrifying- sport

Player's Own Voice podcast: Former Jays manager Cito Gaston on what it takes to win

CBC Sports' Player's Own Voice podcast chats with Cito Gaston, the former Toronto Blue Jays manager who delivered two World Series wins. Gaston takes a friendly but firm look at baseball, past and present.