Boomer here. I had a chance to talk with Sutton Atkins, who you probably know as Sooty from Sk8skool. We talk about Sooty's background and what got him into coaching, specifically online coaching. You can find Sooty and Sk8skool at www.sk8skoolonline.com
Hope everyone had a great time at American Championships and hope you had talked with Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing for all your boot and skate needs. Thanks Jimmy and Pinnacle Racing for all the support for Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach! Find Jimmy at www.pinnacleracing.com.
Time to talk coaching on this episode of Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach! We talk with Bob about his background, how he incorporates principles of cycling training into skating and some of his favorite drills.
Thank you so much for all the support. And big thanks to Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing for all they do for Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach. With big events coming up, look for Jimmy and Pinnacle Racing to take care of all your boot, equipment and apparel needs. Also find Jimmy at www.pinnacleracing.com
We love talking to skaters who come back into the sport after leaving and that's exactly what happened with Davo Majzun. And he's been tearing it up since he's been back. We talk with Davo about his start, why he left and what brought him back.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. You'll skate your best on boots by Pinnacle. With some intense competition coming up, you'll want to make sure you're on Pinnacle. Just reach out to Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing at pinnacleracing.com
Not only is Tracie McBride a phenomenal skater, she's a phenomenal skating parent as her daughter Alicia has turned into a force to be reckoned with! With talk with Tracie about speed, derby and what it's like watching your daughter skate and then having to hit the floor yourself soon after!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Big events happening soon! Skate your best with Pinnacle Racing. Reach out to Jimmy at pinnacleracing.com or look for him at an event near you. Skating with Pinnacle will make you the best skater you can be.
Just Boomer and the Coach on this one and boy Coach is fired up! We just love skating, we know you do, too. We want to see skaters get to events, whether it be USARS, USRSS or any other entity or group organizing a race. So when given the opportunity to race, do it! And don't hold your athletes back from doing it, either.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is presented by Pinnacle Racing. Whatever event is coming up, make sure you skate your best and you can do that with Pinnacle Racing. And odds are, at those events, you'll see Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle! Become the best skater you can be by going to pinnacleracing.com
This weekend is the Orlando Classic and we catch up with Joe Hanna to talk about the event! He's actually in the middle of setting up the outdoor track as we do this! Boy, this is going to be a fantastic event and you can still get there to compete!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Whatever meet or invitational you're going to, make sure you're skating the best. Skate Pinnacle! Reach out to Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing at pinnacleracing.com
We talk with Nick Champa from USRSS about the upcoming Roller Speed Skating American Championships! I don't want to spoil anything here so make sure you listen for all the big things happening at Colorado Springs June 14-18. It's going to be big!!!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is proudly presented by Pinnacle Racing. Hopefully you had a chance to connect with Jimmy Blair at the Spring Fling to get fitted for your new boots! Jimmy is super easy to get ahold of. Just look for him at www.pinnacleracing.com Skate your best and look your best with Pinnacle Racing.
Spring is great for skating as there are some fantastic invitationals to get to! Obviously the Spring Fling is coming up and you should also make your plans to be at the Orlando Classic. Some big things happening with the Orlando Classic and we talk with Joe Hanna to bring you all the details. You can also find the Orlando Classic on facebook so make sure you like their page and make your plans now!
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. Jimmy Blair has you covered with skates, equipment and gear. And these are the best skates in the game! Look for Pinnacle Racing and Jimmy Blair at pinnacleracing.com
Michael Shawver and Greg Stillwell join us in the studio on this episode of Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach. They are the ones who came up with a fantastic chip timing system quite a few skaters and teams are using now. We talk the process of designing a system like this for skaters as well as some new features in the works.
Skate Talk with Boomer and the Coach is brought to you by Pinnacle Racing. We know Jimmy Blair and Pinnacle Racing would love to see you at the upcoming Spring Fling. Not too late to make your plans! Reach out to Jimmy at pinnacleracing.com. Thanks Jimmy for all the support!
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