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Nicola Mcdermott

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Nicola McDermott | High Jump

Fuelled By Faith

Episode 02: Share in Nicola McDermott's Faith Story and how she literally Jumps for Jesus over the High Jump bar. This podcast explores how Sportspeople compete for a Glory greater than themselves. Share in Nicola's Journey: www.nicolamcdermott.com www.facebook.com/nicolamcdermotthighjump www.instagram.com/nicolalmcdermott


22 Jun 2020

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Sons of Thunder - Ep7 Interview with Nicola McDermott

Sons of Thunder Podcast

In between season 1 & 2 we have a special treat for you! The wonderful Nicola McDermott - Australia's high jump champion - popped into the studio for an interview. From being a medalist at the Commonwealth Games and qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics, through to encountering Jesus and being a witness to the faith, it becomes apparent that Nicola has one special skill... maintaining her train of thought whilst Sam & Marty go off on wild tangents. A beautiful interview with a star of Australian sport. 


2 Jun 2020

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Nicola McDermott | Australian High Jumper, Commonwealth Games Bronze Medalist

The Athlete Insider

Episode 2 - Inside: Nicola McDermott, Australian representative High Jumper, who hails from the Central Coast, NSW. Nicola has had a phenomenal career including her Bronze medal winning performance at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Nicola has already qualified for the newly rescheduled Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games, while juggling her studies as a Biochemistry student at the University of Sydney. Nicola shares with us that there is more to just jumping; as she competes to honor and share her Christian God. Listen to some of her stories beyond her arena, prior to the Summer Athletics season and filmed pre-Covid19 pandemic. Share in Nicola's journey at: www.nicolamcdermott.com, www.instagram.com/nicolalmcdermott, www.facebook.com/nicolamcdermotthighjump/


13 Apr 2020

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Nicola McDermott & Coach Matt Horsnell – Reshaping High Jump in Australia

The Perfect 10

In Part 2 with Nicola and Matt, we talk faith, heroes and her brilliant bronze at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. The 23 year-old also pays homage to a sporting foundation that’s supported her journey from the start.


8 Apr 2020

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High Jump Star Nicola McDermott & Coach Matt Horsnell

The Perfect 10

“Reshaping High Jump in Australia Forever!” is the motto for Commonwealth Games medallist Nicola McDermott. Her Coach Matt Horsnell believes she could be the best the nation has ever seen. The 23 year-old has already qualified for the Olympics with a leap of 1.96 and is set to soar in the green and gold in Tokyo in 2021.


31 Mar 2020

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Australian High Jumper, Nicola Mcdermott on Qualifying for Tokyo 2020 and Using Cues

Train Smarter with Science Podcast

One of the best young high jumpers in Australia, Nicola McDermott uses her drive and motivation to leap over obstacles in her way. The successful Australian athlete has three times qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, and manages to study Biochemistry in her spare time.  We discuss her close relationship with long term coach, Matt Horsenll, her use of cues in training and competition to ensure high performance every time she approaches the bar, and the excitement of competing at the Olympics. Nicola also talks us through her travel preparations and tips of advice for any other athletes looking to improve their travel routine. One of the kindest people you’ll ever meet, we’re going to be looking out for Nicola in green and gold at Tokyo in August. Be sure to follow her progress and join us in cheering her on from back here in Australia as she attempts to become the first Australian lady to jump over 2 metres! Team Contact Email us at team@tswspodcast.com for guest recommendations or any questions you want answered about previous guests or research we’ve discussed. Guest Details If you'd like to learn more or get in touch with Nicola, please follow the links below: https://www.athletics.com.au/athlete-profiles-directory/nicola-mcdermott-nsw/ https://www.facebook.com/nicolamcdermotthighjump/ https://www.nswis.com.au/nswis-news/nicola-mcdermott-jumps-to-new-heights-in-ostrava/ https://www.instagram.com/nicolalmcdermott/ Music Credit: Panthurr https://open.spotify.com/artist/2NZPNX4jXljA8MsUTrrgNq https://instagram.com/spencer.panthurr https://soundcloud.com/panthurr Thanks for listening and we would love for you to subscribe so you don't miss any episodes! Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/trainsmarterwithsciencepodcastSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


17 Mar 2020