In this edition of In The Circle, Eric Talks with Amanda Chidester about her journey to making it to the U.S Olympic roster. Chidester discusses her recent decision of joining Athletes Unlimited this summer and resigning with Chicago Bandits as well as discusses what improvements did she personally make after the US roster trials in January of 2019? Chidester also discusses growing up in Michigan and playing for Wolverines and more. Also in this episode, we have our throwback Thursday segment as we playback a portion of our interview with Lauren Lappin from 2018. Plus the guys recap the Jamie Trachsel Ole Miss press conference from Tuesday.
Amanda Chidester: Standing Out On and Off The Field
Power of Positive
Positive Coaching Alliance is proud to have worked with Liberty Mutual Insurance to create this podcast and other powerful resources. This podcast series features Positive Coaching Alliance staff interviewing prominent former athletes, coaches and general managers. Each episode, these influential stars share insights from their own sports careers. Listen in as they talk about filling emotional tanks, bouncing back from mistakes, staying motivated through long seasons to continually give 100% effort, and how they translated their sports experience to invaluable life lessons. IN THIS EPISODE: AMANDA CHIDESTER USA Softball World Cup champion Amanda Chidester shares her experience as a two-time Softball All American at the University of Michigan. Here's where you'll find Amanda talking about featured topics: Specialization- 2:30 and 4:30 Mistakes- 8:05 ABOUT JIM THOMPSON Jim Thompson (@JimThompson18) is the founder and Executive Director of Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA), a nonprofit organization founded at Stanford University with the mission of helping to transform the culture of youth sports to give all young athletes the opportunity for a positive, character-building experience. PCA served as the experts behind the Liberty Mutual Play Positive™ program.
The Michigan Man Podcast - Episode 158 - All American Amanda Chidester Guests
The Michigan Man Podcast
1) Wolverine Warmups - Softball rolls through the Regionals. 2) Michigan Gameday - Two time B10 Softball player of the year & three time consensus All-American Amanda Chidester joins me. 3) Wolverine Quick Hits - The latest headline news. Website: www.gbmwolverine.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Listener Line: 313 263-4842 Open 24/7 Get the show delivered free each week to your laptop or desktop. Click the link below & subscribe. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-michigan-man-podcast/id349888416 Now available in the app stores at I-Tunes & Amazon.com for Anroid. Check us out. Thanks to Wolverine softball great Amanda Chidester for being our guest today. We'll be back on June 5th with our next show. Have a great Wolverine week & Go Blue!