Not only is Greg Bartrom a parent of a skater, he also does photographs at the meets and posts them for all the athletes to see and share. We talk with Greg about the challenges of photographing skaters as well as what it's like being a skate dad. Plus, as a bonus, Greg came and visited us in the Skate Talk studios for this episode.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Lots of great skating coming up, including the Spring Fling, so make sure you have the equipment you need by talking with Jimmy Blair at Pinnacle Racing. www.pinnacleracing.com
You've probably seen John Rogers on his Facebook page 'Inline Talk with Mr. Rogers.' You want to talk about a wealth of skating information! Definitely join and follow his page if you've not already. It's our pleasure to have John on this episode of Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. We mention the Spring Fling as the Spring Fling will be here soon! Contact Jimmy Blair for all the info you need at pinnacleracing.com. The Spring Fling is a fantastic event and you should definitely be there. Thanks Jimmy and Pinnacle Racing for all you do!
We had a lull in practice and figured we would do an interview for Skate Talk! Brian Gettys got kind of a late start in skating but you wouldn't know it watching him go! Thanks Brian for taking the time to join us
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought you to you Pinnacle Racing. I'm sure your New Year's Resolution has to do with being the best skater you can be and you can achieve that resolution by skating on Pinnacles. Reach out to Jimmy Blair at pinnacleracing.com or better yet look for Jimmy at a wide variety of meets and invitations. And keep in mind the Spring Fling will be here soon!
We had a chance to sit down with Jarrett Paul right after Thanksgiving and we were definitely able to cover a ton of ground! Thanks Jarrett for everything, including all the tips on the technical aspect of skating.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Make sure you reach out to Jimmy for some last second Christmas gifts for yourself or the skater you know and make sure you line up your boot fitting. Enter the new year with the best skates you can put on your feet! Look for Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing at www.pinnacleracing.com.
As you're heading to see family or as you're heading to an invitational, enjoy our interview with Charlie Lucas. Coach handled this one on his own and all I know is afterwards he said, I need another hour at least to talk to him!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Thanks Jimmy Blair and thanks Pinnacle Racing for all the support. You might even see Jimmy or one of his reps this weekend and you can always find him at www.pinnacleracing.com. There's no Christmas present better than new boots from Pinnacle Racing!
Happy Thanksgiving and thank you all for listening!!!
We always love having Rob on the show and we get into a bit of everything. We talk a recent clinic he ran, his experiences this year at the Northshore and what the future might hold. Thanks Rob for taking the time to chat! Note: We did this before NSC this past weekend.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is powered by Pinnacle Racing. Thanks so much Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing, not only for what you do for Skate Talk, but for all that you do for the skating community. Look for Jimmy and the Pinnacle booth at a few of the meets and invitationals this weekend. You can also find him at www.pinnacleracing.com
Growing the sport is one of our top concerns and we had a chance to talk with Rollerblade's Myles Cotter-Sparrow, who's involved with quite a few outreach programs for skaters. It's a great interview and it makes us think about things we can do to help bring in new skaters to the sport.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing! Look for Jimmy in North Carolina over Thanksgiving and treat yourself to the best Christmas present ever with new boots from Pinnacle! Plus Pinnacle will be represented at Land of Lincoln in Danville, IL Thanksgiving weekend as well. Make sure you check out www.pinnacleracing.com
Josh has done it all in skating and we've always wanted Josh on the show! That's why we're really excited about this episode of Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach and we can't thank Josh enough for taking the time to chat. We have to do it again soon!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Pinnacle boots are on the feet of our top skaters and they need to be on yours as well. From the craftsmanship to the durability and the style, you can't beat a Pinnacle! Reach out to Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing at pinnacleracing.com. Thanks Jimmy for all you do for Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach!
Time to go into the vault on Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach! Team USA member Wesley Gandy joined us on the show prior to indoor/outdoor nationals in 2016. We cover Wesley's shoulder injury to his training and everything in between!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is powered by Pinnacle Racing! Be the best skater you can be by skating in boots by Pinnacle Racing. Jimmy Blair will make sure you get the right boot for you. Durability. Comfort. Fit.
You get all of those with Pinnacle Racing. And they look great, too! Reach out to Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing at pinnacleracing.com.
We have a great discussion on skating coming out of worlds on this episode of Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach. We talk with World Team coach Renee Hildebrand and fellow coach Jay Ingram also calls in. It's always a pleasure having both Renee and Jay on the show.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is presented by Pinnacle Racing. You obviously want to perform your best and you want to feel good doing it. That's why you need to talk to Jimmy Blair at Pinnacle Racing! Jimmy will take care of all your skating needs and nothing feels better than skating on a boot from Pinnacle Racing. Look for Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing at www.pinnacleracing.com