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56 minutes | 6 days ago
13: Understanding Momentum /w Alistair Higham
In this weeks episode, Andrew and Craig welcome a new member to the 'Baseline Exchanges' team, former Great Britain Fed Cup player and WTA Doubles champion Anna Smith. They also sit down with Alistair Higham, formally the LTA 'Head of Coach Education' and now the author of two best-selling books on 'momentum' in sport. They explore why momentum is the hidden force in tennis and how players and coaches can use the study of momentum to help better inform their practices. OFFER: Interested in a FREE e-learning taster course on Match Flow and Momentum? Checkout: https://coachingedgeuk.learnworlds.com/courses Use our special launch offer code 'MOMENTUM' at checkout to get a further 20% off!
38 minutes | 20 days ago
12: Empowering EcoAthletes /w Lew Blaustein
Andrew and Craig chat to the Founder & President of EcoAthletes, and Founder of GreenSportsBlog, the leading blog at the intersection of Green & Sports, Lew Blaustein.Discussions include the nonprofit’s mission is to “inspire and coach athletes to lead climate action” and why athletes need to do more to fight climate change.
53 minutes | a month ago
11: Coaching by Evidence /w Dario Novak
Andrew and Craig sit down with Dr Dario Novak, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology at the University of Zagreb and Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University, to discuss, amongst other things; his career, bridging the gap between theory and practice, working with Borna Coric and Donna Veckic, the importance of coaching by evidence and why talent is never enough.
60 minutes | 2 months ago
10: The Value of Analytics in Tennis /w Mike James
In this week's podcast, Andrew and Craig chat to Mike James, Founder & CEO of Sportiii Analytics, about the use and value of data-driven analytics in tennis. Discussions include the difference between a tennis analyst and strategist, working with Magnus Norman, the intricacies of working with top players and teams, and what the future holds for data analytics.
49 minutes | 2 months ago
9: Sports Psychology /w Daria Abramowicz
In this episode of 'Baseline Exchanges', Andrew and Craig chat to renowned sports psychologist, Daria Abramowicz. Discussion includes Daria's working relationship with 2020 Roland Garros winner, Iga Świątek, her counterintuitive approach of prioritizing gratitude, human relationships and personal growth as a path to winning and her push for athletes to be more open about their mental needs.
45 minutes | 2 months ago
8: Double Empires /w Nicole Melichar
In this week's podcasts, Andrew and Craig chat to World Number 11 doubles player, Nicole Melichar, whilst preparing for the Australian Open in Melbourne. Nicole has reached three Grand Slam finals, including last year's US Open, and in 2018 - alongside Alexander Peya - lifted the Mixed Doubles title at Wimbledon. Discussions include her keys to success, choosing doubles partners, winning Wimbledon and her Australian Open preparations.Nicole will be wearing Neptune Athletic's 'Atlas' range Down Under. You can get 15% off the entire 'Atlas' range, by going to the link below and inputting voucher code: NMELICHAR.https://www.neptune-athletics.com/Voucer Code: NMELICHAR
58 minutes | 3 months ago
7: High Impact Athletes /w Marcus Daniell OLY
In this week's podcast, Andrew and Craig chat to ATP Doubles player, ATP Council Member and CEO/Founder of High Impact Athletes, Marcus Daniell. Marcus explains his quest to create a groundswell of positive impact globally, driven by the generosity and social influence of successful athletes and what life is like serving on the ATP Player Council during these turbulent times.Find out more about Marcus' story and High Impact Athletes by clicking on the link below: https://highimpactathletes.org/blog/i-just-pledged-to-donate-10-for-the-rest-of-my-life You can also follow Marcus on the socials here:LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/marcus-daniell-oly-313b6893/Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/marcusdaniellnz/Twitter - https://twitter.com/MarcusDaniellFacebook - https://www.facebook.com/marcusdanielltennis
43 minutes | 3 months ago
6: Champion Minded w/ Allistair McCaw
In this episode, Andrew and Craig are joined by world-renowned Author, Speaker and Performance Consultant, Allistair McCaw. They explore what being 'Champion Minded' is all about, how Kevin Anderson has that winning mindset and some keys to being a great coach.You can watch our relevant video content here:Dinara Safina: The Weight of a Paper Crown:https://youtu.be/CALWnxQuy_4Kevin Anderson: Trust in the Process:https://youtu.be/Tm5tYUpA_gkAbout our Guest:Allistair McCaw is a world-renowned Author, Speaker and Performance Consultant. For over 25 years, he has worked with numerous Olympians, Paralympians, World Champion Athletes and no less than 15 Tennis Grand Slam Champions. Svetlana Kuznetsova, former World Number 1, Dinara Safina, and between 2014-2018, worked with ATP Top 5 player, Kevin Anderson. Based in Florida, USA, Allistair is the author of 4 best-selling books and hosts the Champion Minded podcast.You can follow Allistair McCaw on these social platforms:Twitter: https://twitter.com/AllistairMcCawFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/Allistairmccawpage Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bechampionminded/ Champion Minded Podcast: https://www.podcasts.com/champion-mindedYou can also find his books on Amazon here:Champion Minded: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Champion-Minded-Achieving-Excellence-Sports/dp/069279154X/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=champion+minded&qid=1610990133&sr=8-1 Developing a Winning Attitude & Mindset:https://www.amazon.co.uk/Developing-Winning-Attitude-Mindset-Relationships/dp/0578590263/ref=pd_bxgy_img_2/261-2260982-5960852?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=0578590263&pd_rd_r=4b43c25f-dead-4b3a-893b-4f49db00586c&pd_rd_w=cwRYa&pd_rd_wg=kh4Lr&pf_rd_p=dcf35746-0212-418b-a148-30395d107b2d&pf_rd_r=NY8K40T7BZKGSWTMXGQA&psc=1&refRID=NY8K40T7BZKGSWTMXGQA7 Keys to Being a Great Coach:https://www.amazon.co.uk/Keys-Being-Great-Coach-Become/dp/0578179520/ref=pd_bxgy_img_3/261-2260982-5960852?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=0578179520&pd_rd_r=dade5cb8-96f9-4538-a1d9-0d85c11f5afc&pd_rd_w=58vHL&pd_rd_wg=3XhNw&pf_rd_p=dcf35746-0212-418b-a148-30395d107b2d&pf_rd_r=GXBWC4720DK12WE6589K&psc=1&refRID=GXBWC4720DK12WE6589K Becoming a Great Team Player:https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B07LGDWLVL/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0
47 minutes | 3 months ago
5: Let's Talk About Classification
As the debate over 'classification' in wheelchair tennis rumbles on, player, journalist and Baseline Media contributor Gemma Stevenson and former Great Britain men’s national coach and ex-ITF wheelchair tennis manager Mark Bullock discuss the wheelchair tennis landscape with host Andrew Raeburn. Gemma explains the IPC’s revised classifications and how it will create a glass ceiling which will prevent some players from competing at an international level, including a number of Paralympians. Mark expresses his concerns over how it will impact the growth of wheelchair tennis but foresees a time when wheelchair and non-disabled players might compete together.You can watch our wheelchair video content here:Wheelchair Tennis Explained: https://youtu.be/Oxl1HOKZXXMWheels in Motion: https://youtu.be/8UE6oMuuA28Tennis' Classification Issue: https://youtu.be/pWES0EucKT
47 minutes | 3 months ago
4: The Demands on the Modern Tennis Player
Andrew & Craig sit down with special guest, Matt Jaggard - Head of Strength and Conditioning at the Delgado and Lee Pro Tennis Academy - to discuss what it's like working in an Academy set-up and the demands of the sport on the modern player. Matt also discusses his manual - International Travel and Tournament Preparation for Tennis - and how he was shocked at the lack of understanding around this critical area for aspiring professional players.Watch our video on 'Ivan Lendl: Tennis' Greatest Overachiever' here:https://youtu.be/XrxqiR0xJDI
47 minutes | 3 months ago
3: Origins: Roger Federer
In this episode of the 'Baseline Exchanges' podcast, Andrew and Craig chat to Roger Federer biographer and tennis historian, Chris Bowers, about the Swiss maestro's formative years, the importance of family and how, from an early age, Roger instilled in himself an overarching sense of perspective.Watch our video 'Origins: Roger Federer' here:https://youtu.be/3NQDeTs_Yu8You can purchase Chris' book 'Roger Federer - the Greatest' here:https://www.amazon.co.uk/Roger-Federer-Greatest-Chris-Bowers/dp/1843583895This authoritative and affectionate biography traces the rise of Federer, from his first tentative strokes with a tennis racket to how he dealt with being sent away to a training academy where he struggled to communicate in a French-speaking part of Switzerland; and how he handled the sudden death of his first real coach and mentor. It looks at his development as a sportsman and how he has matured into a family man with his marriage to Mirka Vavrinec and the birth of their twin girls. It also examines how Roger bounced back from arguably one of the most challenging periods of his career as, following a serious illness and a dip in form, his run of successive Wimbledon championship wins was ended and he was toppled from the number one spot by his long-time rival Rafael Nadal.
49 minutes | 4 months ago
2: What Can Tennis Learn From Squash's Tour Merger?
In this episode of the 'Baseline Exchanges' podcast, Andrew chats to Eleanor Preston, Director of 'The Emilia Group' and Laura Massaro MBE, former Squash World Champion and World Number 1, about the lessons tennis can learn from squash's successful tour merger in 2014.Discussions also include Novak Djokovic and Vasek Pospisil's break-away player's union, the Professional Tennis Players Association (PTPA) and how the sport of tennis can change to make the game better for everybody?Watch our video on 'Should The ATP & WTA Merge?' here:https://youtu.be/kPiNJq67SXwWatch our video on 'The Birth of the WTA' here:https://youtu.be/__N1kvQWVBgWatch our video on 'The Formation of the ATP' here:https://youtu.be/jEK0Anon5C0
44 minutes | 4 months ago
1: Why do we debate the G.O.A.T?
Andrew and Craig chat to Chartered Sports Psychologist, Chris Bradley, about why we debate the 'Greatest Of All Time' (G.O.A.T), its purpose and importance. Chris is a chartered sports psychologist currently working as a Senior Psychologist at Derby County FC. He has also worked for Sheffield United and Middlesbrough but, before his role at Derby, Chris led the psychology provision at the LTA for two years, working with some of the top British players. Also a qualified tennis coach, Chris spent three years at Impact Tennis as a sports psychologist and six years as the Director of Grand Slam Performance.Watch our video on 'Tennis G.O.A.T Debate here:https://youtu.be/xSFVGK6bylw
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