Best in the World with Richard Parr
About This Show
Each week on the ‘Best In the World’ Podcast Richard Parr talks to athletes and sports stars who have reached the pinnacles of their careers.
These are people who have been World Champions or the equivalent.
The show delves into what these talented individuals have done to achieve their success. This includes training, nutrition, determination, sacrifices, time management, home environment and much more.
Richard wants to know what makes them different to the average man or woman on the street. And perhaps we can use these insights for our own sporting ambitions or just our everyday lives.
For more about Richard head to www.richardparr.net or contact him on twitter @richard_parr .
Most Recent Episode
75 Jan Blokhuijsen – Speed skating Olympic Champion
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“On the ice it’s a battle.” Jan Blokhuijsen was part of the Netherlands team that won the men’s speed skating team pursuit event at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
On this week’s Best in the World with Richard Parr, Jan is asked about the difficulty of racing on a team with his rivals. He talks about his relationship with 3x Olympic Champion Sven Kramer. Plus he gives his side of the story on Jorrit Bergsma withdrawing as a substitute from the gold winning team.
Also on the podcast the Dutch skater explains his training routine and talks about reaching a ‘state of flow’.
You will also find out how Jan met his model fiancée using social media.
You can follow Jan on Instagram at jan_blokhuijsen
Rated 5 out of
Second episode not to be missed
Richard interviews field hockey legend Ellen Hoog, highly recommend the podcast it's witty and full of great tips on how to be 'the best in the world' starting with nutrition cues in this episode
Date published: 2015-11-08