Episode 4: Lauryn Williams, Athletics & Bobsleigh

A first international guest for My Defining Moments! American sprint superstar Lauryn Williams takes us through the ups and down of her life and career.

One of only 5 people to have won a medal at both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, Lauryn explains how she went from the 100 metres to the Bobsleigh!

The 2005 World 100m champion also speaks about her identity crisis since retiring from elite sport, the loss of her father and how she was controversially denied Olympic gold in 2004.

Plus we hear about her financial advisory initiative Worth Winning, that terrifying first run in a bobsleigh and the close finishes that defined her career.

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Thanks for listening!

Episode 3: Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE, Paralympic Sport

A special episode with Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE, as the Paralympic legend chooses her five Defining Moments.

One of the most famous faces in British sport, Tanni won an astonishing 11 Paralympic gold medals during her career. The Welsh wheelchair wonder discusses her early life, journey through 5 Games and how the Paralympic movement is progressing.

Plus we hear about her work in the House of Lords, raising her daughter whilst competing and why a career in Wheelchair Basketball didn’t work out (WARNING – contains mild violence)!

Don’t forget to subscribe to the My Defining Moments podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts and now Amazon Music. Try asking your Alexa to play the My Defining Moments podcast!

Feel free to rate the pod, leave a review or email me at chris@chrisbrownsport.com

You can find me on social media @ChrisBrownSport where the podcast will also be available on my YouTube Channel.

Thanks for listening!

Episode 2: Hannah Miley, Swimming

For my second episode, Scottish swimmer Hannah Miley chooses the five Defining Moments of her career.
The British medley swimmer opens up about the aftermath of her 4th place finish at the Rio Olympic Games, the joy of winning a Commonwealth gold at home and how she learnt to fall back in love with swimming.
Plus we hear about broken fingers, botched celebrations and the perils of washing your hair at Delhi 2010.
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Feel free to leave a review!You can find me on social media @ChrisBrownSport
Or email me at chris@chrisbrownsport.com

Episode 1: Marilyn Okoro, Athletics

British athlete Marilyn Okoro is my first guest on the podcast, as she chooses the five Defining Moments of her career.

The Olympic 800 metre runner gives her thoughts on Black Lives Matter, athlete welfare and the Russian doping scandal. Marilyn speaks openly about the impact that reallocated medals have had on her career, the pain of missing out on the London 2012 Olympics and her honest opinion about the former head coach Charles van Commenee.

Don’t forget to subscribe to the My Defining Moments podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify & Google. Feel free to leave a review!

You can find me on social media @ChrisBrownSport
Or email me at chris@chrisbrownsport.com