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Behind the Dream

Newton Agency

Sharing stories that tell you more about what really goes on in the hearts and minds of professional athletes - the ups and downs, the good times and the challenges. This podcast offers a behind the scenes glimpse into the world of sport.

Recent Episodes

Episode #23: Olympic flagbearer & South African hockey player Phumelela Mbande talking self-worth, mental health and coping post-Olympics October 18, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #22: Paralympic Gold Medalist Samkelo Radebe talking disability, inspiration and being emotionally intelligent September 03, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #21: 5 x Olympic Gold medallist Aaron Peirsol talks about facing insecurities, following curiosities, and finding new ways of being in life after swimming July 20, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #20: Former World Record holder and Paralympic Gold Medalist Shireen Sapiro talks about the heart break of retirement and finding herself again in life after swimmingJune 04, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #19: Olympic gold medalist & multiple World Record holder, swimmer Roland Schoeman, talks about finding peace with life and himself April 05, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #18: Malcolm Lemmons - former professional basketball player & now author, entrepreneur & mental health advocateMarch 08, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #17: Double Olympic Gold Medalist Kami Craig talks about belonging, meaning & finding purpose in life after Water PoloFebruary 05, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #16: Polocrosse World Cup Winning Coach Bruce MacLarty talks about building a winning team, self-belief and pursuit of excellence January 12, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #15: Olympic medallist and cancer survivor, rower Lawrence Brittain, talking about the importance of mindset and perspective November 06, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #14: Former elite gymnast Glenn Joselowitz - a story of trauma, courage and healing October 20, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #13: Surfing legend Shaun Tomson talks about being stoked and the life lessons surfing taught himSeptember 25, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #12: Former Springbok and Sharks winger Odwa Ndungane talks love of the game and life after rugby September 15, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #11: Lancashire cricket captain Dane Vilas talks about knowing who you are & growing as both a person & a playerAugust 27, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #10 - Part 2: Olympic legend Penny Heyns talks about finding new identity, meaning and purpose in life after swimming August 14, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #10 - Part 1: Olympic double gold medalist and swimming legend Penny Heyns talks about performance and purpose August 13, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #9: Former Protea cricketer Paul Harris talks about lessons learnt, and adjusting to life after cricket July 30, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #8: Former Finnish & Premier League goalkeeper Peter Enckelman talks about finding contentment and life after football July 16, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #7: US Olympic medallist, swimmer Caroline Burckle, talks about embracing her difference, self-discovery and mental healthJuly 08, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #6: South African hockey legend Marsha Cox talks about her love for the game & instilling hope in othersJune 25, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #5: Former Protea Cricketer JP Duminy talks about identity, self worth and finding purpose June 18, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #4: High Altitude Mountaineer Remy Kloos - a story of grit and grace in pursuit of the 7 summitsJune 10, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #3: Former Springbok rugby player Robbi Kempson talks about dealing with depression June 03, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #2: Former South African Lifesaver and Provincial Swimmer Nicole O'Driscoll talking identity, self-worth and mental healthMay 27, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #1: Champion Jockey Anthony Delpech speaks about mental health and transition out of racing May 20, 2020 Episode artwork