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The best interviews from Daniel McHardy on Radio Sport.

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The best interviews from Daniel McHardy on Radio Sport.

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Daniel McHardy Afternoons

Latest release on Jan 28, 2020

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The best interviews from Daniel McHardy on Radio Sport.

The Weekly Shred - Billy Stairmand

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Seven time national surfing champion Bill Stairmand joins Daniel McHardy on the Weekly Shred with Mount Gay Rum to talk all things surfing including qualifying for the Olympics.

Jan 28 2020

12mins

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The Big Fat Chew - Chris Martin & Hamish Bennett

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This week on the Big Fat Chew panel Daniel McHardy is joined by former Blackcaps Fast bowlers Chris Martin & Hamish Bennett.
They discuss the current test between Australia and New Zealand and also reminisce on the good old days.

Dec 13 2019

35mins

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Sean Horan on coaching the China Women's sevens team

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Sean Horan joined Daniel McHardy to speak about his coaching journey which now has him leading the Chinese women's national team. 
The have just qualified for the Olympics and are starting to gather some real momentum as they look to establish themselves as a genuine sevens programme.

Nov 18 2019

21mins

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Big Fat Chew - Nick Mills & Richard Petrie

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This week on the Big Fat Chew Panel Daniel McHardy is joined by Nick Mills and Richard Petrie to discuss the week's sporting topics.
Topics covered: Blackcaps selections, Paul Coll, The Breakers and their fortunes and the All Blacks coaching idol.
All this plus much more!

Nov 15 2019

36mins

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The Weekly Shred - Peter Burling and Blair Tuke

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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have become house hold names in New Zealand through their unparalleled success. on the water.
Whether it be sailing in the Olympics or for Team New Zealand,the America's Cup or in any other event they stick their hands up for, the duo attract plenty of support with their distinctly Kiwi attitude to competition. 
Sport and sailing aren't the only things which consume their thoughts though, the health of our oceans and quality of the seas surrounding New Zealand and beyond are major passions for both of them.
That's led them to launch a their charity Live Ocean, which will support and invest in promising marine science, innovation, technology and marine conservation projects.
Daniel McHardy spoke to both Peter and Blair about this new endeavour, what led them to kick starting it and how they're planning on managing their time with the Olympics and America's Cup on the horizon.

Nov 13 2019

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The Weekly Shred - Mike Dawson's magic one day out

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In this week's edition of the Weekly Shred Daniel McHardy catches up with Olympic kayaker Mike Dawson who is about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime, in one day. Him and a group of adventurers/recreational warriors (including world champion extreme kayaker Sam Sutton) are setting out to see how much they can pack into one day this Friday, hoping to kick-start a nation-wide movement called One Day NZ.

Their itenery includes skiing Ruapehu, dipping into the hot pools in Taupo, mountain biking shuttles in Whakarewarewa, walking on the Kaituna river track, rafting the Kaituna, surfing at Papamoa and a lovely sunset beer at Pap Tav.

Here Mike talk about his big day planned and see if it entices you to get out and enjoy a slice of Aotearoa.

Oct 10 2019

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The Weekly Shred with Mount Gay Rum - Luke Hetzel

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While Daniel McHardy was at the Winter Games broadcasting live from Cardrona, he was joined by one of the freeski slope-style judges Luke Hetzel. 
Luke explained what the judges are looking for and what is the actual criteria the athletes follow.

Sep 13 2019

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The Weekly Shred with Mount Gay Rum - Jossi Wells and Nic Cavanagh

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While Daniel McHardy was broadcasting from live at Cardrona during the Winter Games we had winter sports legend Jossi Wells join as a guest host and interview the new High Performance manager of Snow Sports New Zealand Nic Cavanagh.

Sep 13 2019

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The Aspen Institute's Tom Farrey - Sport NZ is on the right track

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Daniel McHardy is joined by Tom Farrey, the Executive Director of the Sports & Society Program, which he founded in 2011 with the support of the Aspen Institute.
Farrey has done extensive research and and study on youth sports all over the world and runs his eye over the proposed changes by Sport NZ and our biggest codes to combat the younger generations giving up on sports.

Sep 05 2019

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Big Fat Chew - David Chote & Matt Buck

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Daniel McHardy is joined this week on the Big fat Chew panel by Matt Buck and David Chote.
They look at the big sporting topics of the week including all of the All Blacks news, Nick Kyrgios, English Premier league's return and the end of the 1029 Warriors.
All this and more!

Aug 09 2019

38mins

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The Weekly Shred - Jess Hotter

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This week on the Weekly Shred, Daniel Mchardy is joined by Jess Hotter who grew up shredding the slopes of Turoa. 
In 2019 she topped the Freeride World Qualifier Tour rankings and earned her place on the Freeride World Tour meaning she's just made the big time.
Jess talks about her love for snow and what she does when she's not competing which, shock horror, involves snow. 
Have a listen to find out what it's like on the Freeride World Tour but also what it's like to throw yourself down the side of a mountain.

Aug 07 2019

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Shred Report - The Remarkable Red Bull Home Run

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On this edition of the Shred Report Daniel McHardy was joined by General Manager of Operations at The Remarkables Michel LePage to talk about a unique and epic event they're hosting.
It's called the Red Bull Home Run and essentially, it's the first one to the bottom of the hill, of course it isn't just that easy. Starting out of your skis or board there's a mad dash from the start line to end up at the bottom where a bunch of cool prizes and heaving party shall meet the competitors. 
Have a listen to hear Michel explain the madness.

Aug 06 2019

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Big Fat Chew - Thomas Waldrom & JP Tocker

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This week on the Big Fat Chew Panel hosted by Daniel McHardy former English rugby international Thomas Waldrom joins the show as does JP Tocker from the All Blacks podcast.
All Blacks selection NRL & The Ashes are covered as well as a bunch more.

Aug 02 2019

40mins

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The Shred Report - Carlos Garcia Knight

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In the latest edition of The Shred Report, Daniel McHardy is joined by Slopestyle and Big Air snowboarder Carlos Garcia Knight.
Garcia Knight spoke about his career highlights to date including his 5th place finish in the Slopestyle at the 2018 Winter Olympics where he was so close to finishing in the medals. 
He also explained to Daniel about what he does when there isn't snow and how he spends his downtime, going into detail about the passion he has for film projects.

Jul 30 2019

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Big Fat Chew - Sports Minister Grant Robertson

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This week on the Big Fat Chew Daniel McHardy is joined by the Sports Minister Grant Robertson.
When Grant isn't in Parliament he's a full time sports nut, he's followed the Blackcaps and the Silver Ferns in recent times and shares his stories of being a sports mad kiwi.

Jul 26 2019

21mins

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Monday Agenda Panel - Chris Rattue & Reuben Mama

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This week on the Monday Agenda Panel Daniel McHardy is joined by Chris Rattue & Reuben Mama to discuss the weekend in sport.
This looked at were, the Sliver Ferns triumph, Warriors & All Blacks winning performances plus much more.

Jul 22 2019

24mins

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Big Fat Chew - Nick Mills, Cushla Lichtwark & Glenn Pocknall

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This week on the Big Fat Chew panel, Daniel McHardy is joined by three great Wellington sporting identities.
Wellington Firebirds coach Glenn Pocknall, Wellington Saints Chairman Nick mills & former Central Pulse captain Cushla Lichtwark stopped in to digest the sporting week with their own unique spins.

Jul 19 2019

39mins

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Black Caps superfan misses unbelievable ending to avoid missing his flight

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Michael Johannink is a Black Caps super fan who bought flights and a match ticket after they beat India in the semi finals.
Michael flew to London for the match, went to the game and had the time of his life. But because it was delayed 15 minutes and then there was a Super Over, he had to leave the game early in order to catch his flight!
He listened to the super over in a cab in London with reception coming in and out, along with streaming the game on his phone in the hotel lobby.
Michael joined Daniel McHardy to share his unbelievable story.
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Jul 16 2019

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The Monday Agenda - Matt Richens & Matt Brown

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Daniel McHardy is joined on the Monday Agenda Panel this week by a very sleep deprived Matt Richens & Matt Brown. 
A night which saw one of the greatest cricket games of all time played and one of the great Grand Slam tennis finals also played just down the road has left many Kiwis lightly jaded. 
Daniel and the Matts take a deep look at both of these epic events.

Jul 15 2019

17mins

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The Shred Report - Sam 'Ibex' Lee

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Daniel McHardy this week is joined by one of New Zealand's leading Freeride athletes Sam Lee. 
Sam has been skiing since he was 2 years old and is now one of the world's best at his chosen sport with already some great results to his name on the Freeride World Tour. 
Currently Sam is on his way back from a gruesome and serious leg injury which has tested him mentally & physically, he explains to Daniel how he has stayed sane during this trying process.

Jul 10 2019

23mins

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