On this week’s episode of the Throws Chat podcast, we welcome on professional shot putter, Brittany Smith. Brittany is a 6 time NCAA All American at Illinois State in the shot put and the hammer throw. She is currently training at Arizona State University with Ryan Whiting and Brian Bleutrich and preparing for the 2018 season.
On this episode we talk to Brittany about her journey in the sport, life in Arizona, and how making healthy changes can make a big difference in training and life. Brittany offers insight you won’t find anywhere else with stories of her setbacks and love of the sport. Enjoy this treat and experience life how Brittany sees it!
On today’s episode Jason and Trevor discuss setbacks and slumps in throwing and how to deal with both on the athletes and coaches side of things. There are some great tips discussed for everyone to use. You don’t want to miss this one!
For our 5th episode of the Throws Chat podcast we welcome on Coach Dane Miller. Dane was a former Penn State shot putter who went on to spend a year in Canada preparing for the 2008 Olympic Trials with Dr. Anatoliy Bondarchuk and training partners Dylan Armstrong and Justin Rodhe.