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ALTIS World

Inspire. Connect. Educate. Perform. ALTIS exists to develop the careers of the best athletes in the world, while revolutionizing coach & athlete education. Featuring guests ranging from Olympians, to World Class Coaches, to Paralympians, the ALTIS World podcast is our chance to share exclusive insights on themes ranging from athlete performance, to performance therapy, to current affairs, to coach & athlete development. Hosted by Ellie Spain & Melvin Echard, and created for Athletes, Coaches, and Therapists alike, the ALTIS World Podcast brings the experiences of some of the brightest minds in sport, direct to you. If you enjoy what you hear, please spread the word!
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Oct 8, 2018

The third Athletigen ACP Podcast of the 18-19 season is now available, featuring Jeremy Koenig.

Dr. Koenig is the Founder and CEO of Athletigen, a sports genetics company with a mission to educate and empower athletes and coaches alike, through the collection and interpretation of personal genetic information.

Providing a variety of insights into the role of genetics in sport and how the evolution of technologies can aid both coaches and athletes, listeners of this podcast will enjoy discussion on topics including:

  • How and to what extent genetics influences excellence in sport.
  • How Athletigen can help athletes extend their potential.
  • How can we nurture our nature to enhance performance.
  • The Athletigen Philosophy.
  • The ALTIS and Athletigen collaboration.
  • The new ALTIS Sport Performance Report.
Sep 24, 2018
The second Athletigen ACP Podcast of the 18-19 season is now available, featuring some fascinating insights from three-time Olympic Gold Medalist – Tianna Bartoletta.

Providing a candid preview into some of the topics set to be addressed when Tianna speaks at the October edition of the ACP, listeners of this podcast will enjoy discussion including:

  • Overcoming adversity and challenge in sport.
  • Understanding what defines success.
  • Mindset and mental fortitude.
  • The road to fulfilling her performance potential and the roadblocks faced en route.
  • Age and expectation in sport.
  • Advice for Coaches on getting the most out of athletes, and coaching the ‘whole’ person
Sep 5, 2018

The first Athletigen ACP Podcast of the 18-19 season is now available, featuring some fascinating insights from esteemed Coach Mike Boyle.

Providing an insightful preview into some of the topics set to be addressed when Coach Boyle speaks at the October edition of the ACP, listeners of this podcast will enjoy discussion on topics including:

  • The curse of knowledge with the mass of resource and opinion now pervading social media, and how coaches can filter this.
  • How coaches go about establishing systems for team and youth training.
  • Philosophies on S&C for speed training.
  • Philosophies on S&C for lateral speed and agility.
  • How to approach S&C for children.
Nov 13, 2017

W/host Mikel Thomas

Oct 8, 2017

Join your host, Ellie Spain, for this great discussion with our November ACP guests Shawn Myszka and Cam Josse - two awesome coaches, doing some great things!

Loaded sprints, skill acquisition, and external v internal cues are just a few of the topics covered.  

If you're interested in talking to these guys in person, there's still spaces available at the November ACP - check our website for more info!

https://altis.world/coach-education/apprentice-coach-program/

Jun 16, 2017

Part 2 with Head Coach Dan Pfaff on coaching complexity, World Champs and "Dan off the track." 

Jun 9, 2017

Insightful podcast with ALTIS' very own Head Coach, Dan Pfaff on mental resilience/ mental skill, faith and belief systems, and what it takes to be show up on the big stage for both athletes and coaches.

 

 

May 25, 2017

Host Melvin Echard sits down with Paul to talk about his breakout success in the 400m in the 2017 season. 

 

 

May 19, 2017

ALTIS Coaches Dustin Imdeke and Mike Boykin shed light on athlete variability and management as well as what it takes to be a successful Coach year in and year out. 

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May 11, 2017

Mikel discusses the high's and low's of sport and how to make a name for yourself on and off the track. 

Apr 26, 2017

Valuable insight into the world of performance therapy. Where is the future of therapy headed? Tune in!

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Apr 17, 2017

Host Melvin Echard sits down with the decorated British jumper to talk things off the track: media, family and mindset, as well as on the track: 2017 and plans after Champs.

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Mar 27, 2017

Host Melvin Echard sits down with sprinter Schilly Calvert to talk about junior success, senior level adversity, and how her career almost never happened. Tune in to hear her plans and insight on the 2017 season.

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Mar 9, 2017

Host Melvin Echard talks with Canadian sprinter Akeem Haynes about resilience, the struggles in his first year at ALTIS, his bronze medal moment, and his outlet through writing. Check out more at www.akeemkhaynes.com

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Mar 2, 2017

British sprinter Jodie Williams talks about Junior success, Olympic set backs, finding her identity out of sport, and her new found confidence heading into the 2017 season.

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Feb 23, 2017

Host Melvin Echard talks with long jump Paralympian Trenten about personal triumph, mental resilience, what it means to be a para athlete, and the Olympic experience. 

Feb 16, 2017

Dr. Jeremy Koenig discusses genetics, common misconceptions with genetic markers, and the future of genetics in sport with host Melvin Echard.

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Feb 9, 2017

Boo and Derek discuss the ACP culture, the art of coaching education and the importance of quality coaching information. Tune in also to get EXCLUSIVE details on the launch and application of ALTIS Foundation Course!

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Feb 2, 2017

Host Melvin Echard chats with American sprinter Ameer Webb about college, the professional circuit, his Olympic experience, and what it will take for him to be successful in 2017.

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Jan 25, 2017

Lead performance therapist at ALTIS, Dr. Jas, covers all things therapy from defining performance therapy to preventive measure athletes can implement into their training structure. Tune in to learn more about the therapy paradigm.

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Jan 18, 2017

Host Melvin Echard talks to Olympic finalist (5000m) David Torrence about mindset, strategy and what it take to be successful in distance running.

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Jan 12, 2017

Host Melvin Echard talks with Olympic gold medalist (400mh) Melaine Walker about her new venture with ALTIS, her Olympic gold moment and how she keeps an edge on her competitors.

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Jan 6, 2017

Host Melvin Echard sits down with Classroom Champions co-founder Steven Mesler, and discusses the journey to a gold medal and what it takes to impact today's youth through sport.

 

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Dec 22, 2016

ALTIS pulls from the archives, as host Melvin Echard talks to Olympian & World Champion Nick Symmonds and his Coach Danny Mackey (Brooks Beasts) about the 2015 season, highs and lows of the sport, and what it takes to be successful on the professional circuit. 

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Dec 8, 2016

Host Melvin Echard talks with strength and power Coach Jason Hettler about interning with ALTIS, his current role as strength and power Coach, and what it means to "Carry the Shield"

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Nov 30, 2016

Host Melvin Echard talks with hurdler Queen Harrison about what it take to be an elite American short hurdler, life challenges, relationship, and her BIG moment in Rio with fiancé Will Claye.

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Nov 17, 2016

Host Melvin Echard discusses coaching philosophy, mentorship and motivation with head strength Coach at NSCA headquarters, Scott Caulfield on his first visit to ALTIS for the ACP course.

 

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Nov 10, 2016

Chanelle Price shares her journey in sport, how faith has been a pillar, and why track could no longer define her with host Melvin Echard. Chanelle also discusses what brought her to ALTIS and plans for the 2017 season. 

 

*ALTIS 360 HAS LAUNCHED! Visit 360.Altis.World for more details!*

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Nov 3, 2016

Host Melvin Echard welcomes sprinter/jumper Jasmine Todd to the ALTIS family, discussing the details of her successful collegiate career, elibigibility setbacks and plans moving forward as the newest member to the ALTIS sprints group. 

 

*ALTIS 360 IS LIVE! GO TO 360.ALTIS.WORLD FOR DETAILS ON HOW TO JOIN!*

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Oct 27, 2016

Host Melvin Echard discusses Olympics, coaching philosophy and the launch of new educational platforms at ALTIS with Coach Andreas Behm (recruiting and education director/ hurdles coach) and Coach Kyle Hierholzer (education manager/ jumps & combined events coach).

*Pay attention to our social media channels on NOV 1 for more launch details!!!*
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May 4, 2016

Look for an excellent summer camp? Check out our ALTIS camps page

Apr 14, 2016

Click here to learn more about our education events. 

Apr 6, 2016

If you are interested in learning from ALTIS click here to see all we have to offer. 

Mar 16, 2016

To come vist ALTIS for our Apprentice Coach Program or our Performance Therapy Program click here.

Feb 24, 2016

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Feb 17, 2016

Aries is the World record holder in the 110 hurdles but he recently had a kidney transplant. In this podcast he tells his story of pain and triumph. 

Feb 10, 2016

Follow Irish Pole Vaulter Tori Pena on her journey to the 2016 Olympics. 

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Feb 3, 2016

"It is all in your MINDSET. If you change the way you look at yourself, you ultimately change where you take yourself." - Tameka Jameson

 

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Jan 27, 2016

Greg Rutherford has been a European, World, Olympic, and Diamond League Champion in the Long Jump. He knows what it is like to win, but he also knows how it feels to come up short. 

Jan 19, 2016

Hurdler Isabelle Pedersen is a former World Youth and World Junior champion and she finished 9th and the 2015 World Championships. She is a very emotional person, but she has learned how to channel that emotion and use it for her advantage. 

 

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Jan 13, 2016

Sprinter Jeremy Dodson talks about what it means to be a student of the sport you participate in. 

 

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Jan 5, 2016

Coach Ro is an ALTIS coach who is currently based in Shanghai, China. In this podcast, he talks about what it is like to coach in a much different culture than the one that you grew up in. He also speaks on how he got his athletes to buy into his program. 

 

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Dec 30, 2015

Andre is the 2015 NCAA and Pan Am Games Champion in the 100 and 200 and World Championships Bronze Medalist in the 100m Dash. He will be joining ALTIS for the 2016 season. In this podcast, he talks about his long 2015 season and some of his goals for the future. 

Dec 28, 2015

University of New Orleans Head Coach Benjamin Dalton talks about his definition of success and the impact that mentorship has had on his coaching career. 

 

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Dec 23, 2015

Sprinter Shai-Anne Davis talks about her move to ALTIS and learning to deal with deep insecurities as a woman. 

Dec 23, 2015

Sprint Coach Chidi Eniya talks with about his beliefs with base training and how they have changed over time. 

Dec 23, 2015

Sprinter Hafsa Kamara talks about her strict upbringing and some key rules that really helped to succeed in track and in life. 

Dec 23, 2015

Sprinter Tremaine Harris talks about image and how easy it is for an athlete to build a negative one and be misunderstood. 

Dec 23, 2015

Jumps Coach Natasha Harvey talks about what it is like to be a black woman in the work place. 

Dec 23, 2015

Distance Runner Lisa Dobriskey talks about what cheating really does to the sport of track and field. 

Dec 23, 2015

Sprint Coach Lauren Smith used to be a sprinter and like many athletes plan, she made a smooth transition from coach to athlete. 

Dec 23, 2015

Sprinter Jahvid Best is a former first round NFL draft pick and he has an awesome roller coaster story to tell. 

Dec 23, 2015

Sprint Coach Dustin Imhdieke has experience coaching middle school, high school, college, and at the professional level. He has great advice to pass on to young coaches looking to get their career started. 

Dec 23, 2015

High Jumper Saniél Atkinson-Grier talks about being positive and the difference it can make to approach practice with a great attitude. 

Dec 23, 2015

Jumper/Sprinter Lacey Henderson shares her story of how she got into track and field and how persistence has paid off for her career thus far. 

Dec 23, 2015

Sprinter Trenten Merrill tells the story of how he lost his leg and how he uses his story to give others hope. 

Dec 23, 2015

ALTIS education director Kevin Tyler discusses the importance of coaching education and what ALTIS is working on to further support coaches. 

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