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Podcast – “Fear of a Flat Planet” W/ Mark Fawcett and Gregory Picard presented by Toyota

July 1, 2021

“A snowboard is the ultimate adaptive device, that can take someone from disabled to enabled. I find it miraculous” – Mark Fawcett, Technical Speed Coach

 “It’s a puzzle, everyday is different. I love it.” – Greg Picard, Head Coach for Canadian Para Snowboard Team


Interview with Technical Speed Coach Mark Fawcett & Para Team Head Coach Gregory Picard in this episode of “Fear of a Flat Planet” with John Leslie presented by Toyota.

Your quick – topic – fix

  1. From hand shovelled jumps to GT snowracing to stories of Tom Sims
  2. Picard and his family take the leap to move out west to further support the para team as Head Coach
  3. The Opportunity Year – making training count 
  4. Proximity training – what is it!?
  5. Carving drills to jumping thrills
  6. Fawcett takes us back to his first World Cup race in 1991 (only a year after its first debut) and gets 3rd overall at 19 years of age! 
  7. Picard highlights para athlete Tyler Turners recent World Cup Victory in Italy in this winter

Don’t miss our next Fear of a Flat planet interview with none other than Brooke D'Hondt hosted by Liam Brearley.

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