Podcast – The Volleyball Life

The Volleyball Life Podcast with Luka Slabe

In this episode of the Volleyball Life Podcast, we are chatting with long-time friend Luka Slabe. Luka originally came to the United States to play ball with the BYU Men’s program back in 2000. Mentored by Carl McGown, Luka went on to coach multiple professional teams in Europe, including the national team of his home…

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The Volleyball Life w/ Heather Olmstead

The Volleyball Life Podcast – Heather Olmstead   Today on the volleyball life podcast, we’re talking with 2018 National Coach of the Year Heather Olmstead.  Heather is the head coach of the women’s volleyball team at Brigham Young University.  In 2018, BYU went this year to their third ever women’s final four championship and had…

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The Volleyball Life Podcast with Kara Hill

Want to Rock the Recruitment Process? GMS Interviews CEO of My Recruiting Solutions: Kara Hill   Hey, everyone. I’m Chris McGown, with Gold Medal Squared, and you’re listening to The Volleyball Life podcast. Today, on the show, we’ve got Kara Hill. She’s the founder of My Recruiting Solutions, and it’s exactly what it sounds like….

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The Volleyball Life Podcast: Travis Hudson from Western Kentucky

The Volleyball Life Podcast with Travis Hudson   Welcome to The Volleyball Life Podcast. We’re back today with Travis Hudson, he’s the head coach at Western Kentucky University, and you’re going to love listening to him. He’s got a great Kentucky accent, for one thing, and he’s just this marvelously inspirational guy. He says a…

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Volleyball Team Building Ideas

Volleyball Team Building Ideas – The Volleyball Life Podcast It’s Chris McGown with The Volleyball Life podcast from Gold Medal Squared and it’s been a little while. We’re getting back into the swing of things with the podcast. Today we’re talking about a variety of volleyball team building ideas with James Felton. James is a…

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The Volleyball Life with Rodrigo Gomes

This week on the volleyball life podcast we are chatting about volleyball practice planning, what it takes to become great at this skill, and why it’s so important. Our guest is NVVA Club Director, and longtime GMS friend Rodrigo Gomes. Rodrigo is from Brazil, played at Brigham Young University and has been affiliated with GMS…

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The Volleyball Life with Chris Tamas

The Volleyball Life with Guest Chris Tamas Chris McGown: Welcome to the Volleyball Life Podcast from Gold Medal Squared. I’m Chris McGown. Yes, my voice is extra deep this week. I spent a couple of ten-hour gym days back-to-back in Northern Virginia with NVVA and Rodrigo Gomez. I got to coach some fun teams but…

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The Volleyball Life with Mike Wall

Blocked vs Random Practice with USA Men’s Volleyball Assistant Coach Mike Wall All right, welcome back to the Volleyball Life podcast. I’m Chris McGown. Today we’re doing something a little bit different. We typically just talk with coaches about different ideas that they have, or different subjects that they might have experienced. Today we’re actually…

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The Volleyball Life with Kevin Hambly

Chris:  You’re listening to the Volleyball Life Podcast from Gold Medal Squared. I’m Chris McGown. Joining us today is Kevin Hambly from Stanford University. He just taken the head-coaching job there after Coach Dunning retired. I talked to Kevin today about his path through coaching and then what it’s like being at Stanford. It’s obviously…

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The Volleyball Life with Tom Black

Chris McGown: Thanks for joining us on the Volleyball Life podcast today. We’re talking with Tom Black and Tom has most recently moved into the head coaching spot at the University of Georgia. He came from LMU down in Southern California where he put together a number of great seasons and he was also most…

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