Episode 17

Published on:

11th Apr 2021

Bonus: Holly Bradshaw - working with her backroom team, more coverage for Pole Vault and a fear of spiders!

Pole Vaulter Holly Bradshaw is an Olympian, a British champion and hoping for a medal at Tokyo.

Holly's had a challenging few weeks after catching Covid following the European Indoor Championships.

Today's podcast is presented by Richard Whitehead, Paralympic gold medal winner at London and Rio. Ellen White's away with the England squad so she's not around today.

Holly talks about her favourite moments, her relationship with her coach and reveals her big fear! Spiders.

You can see the podcast on Track and Ball's YouTube Channel.


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About the Podcast

Track & Ball with Ellen White and Richard Whitehead
England footballer Ellen White and Paralympic Gold Medal winner Richard Whitehead give a real insight into the world of elite sport
We're going to take you into the world of elite sport and give you a real insight in to what it's like to step over the white line and compete against the best. The athletes, the coaches, the support staff.

So who are we? Ellen White is a footballer with Manchester City and England. Ellen's got three world cups to her name and his England's leading all-time goal scorer in that competition.

Richard Whitehead MBE is a double gold winning athlete at the Paralympics, including a memorable day at the London Games in 2012. He's also set the world record for a double leg amputee in the marathon and half marathon.

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Ellen and Richard