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Rip Through It

Professional Athlete Mitch Robinson is a 12 year 200+ game veteran in the A.F.L and currently playing for the Brisbane Lions. He meets once a week with Exclusive Insight founder Sean Tobin to discuss all things footy.

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The boys from Rip Through It sat down with one of the most talked about players in the game today. AFL star Tim Kelly is a generational mature-age recruit who has quickly become of the best midfielders in the game, as highlighted by his 2019 All Australian selection and top 5 placing in last year’s Brownlow Medal.Kelly doesn’t do many interviews, making this exclusive 1 hour chat all the more special.He speaks on football, family and life and the factors that saw him sign a 6 year deal with the West Coast Eagles.Find out how the request to go back home went down, his journey and life outside the game of AFL.

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13 May 2020

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RIP THROUGH IT: #ISO2 No love for the hub?

The guys catch up after a long awaited break during isolation but are back by popular demand. Robbo takes you through a players perspective on the newly proposed hub relocation for the remainder of the 2020 season and they debate what the best potential draft age should be for the future!


29 Apr 2020

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP28 Sending out an S.O.S!

Big Sean and Robbo are back with another hot episode! They talk about why the media blown up Jack Silvagni liking a tweet about his Dad, covering off the possible new rules for 2020 (half time halved, score review challenges) and Robbo reacts to Kane Cornes comments sorrounding the Brisbane Lions... Don't miss it!Also, who is the Twitter winner for the least liked reply? Announcement in the Podcast!!!


5 Dec 2019

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP17 The Show Goes On!

Mitch Robinson reveals the big news with the Podcasts first exclusive breaking news. Announcing the new two year contract extension with the Brisbane Lions and touches on his personal relationship with recently retired coach Alan Richardson. Whilst reviewing the Port Adelaide win, Mitch laughs off suggestions that he is most loved player in the game right now and what really happened behind the scenes of that first quarter? Tune in.1.20 Big win over Port Adelaide review.2.35 Tactics behind Lachie Neales treatment.4.20 Mark Robinson's comments Most loved 7.00 Contract news!8.22 Reasons behind the easy decision12.00 Podcast Love13.19 Media driven Alan Richardson sacking16.00 Current Gold Coast and Lions of old similarities.23.00 Big game vs the Kangaroos this weekend!


17 Jul 2019

Rank #4

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP18 Lions Still The Hunters

In a jam packed podcast, Mitch Robinson sits down with Sean Tobin to discuss Round 18's hottest topics. Controversial suspension surrounding team mate Harris Andrews, the Lions still playing as the Hunters not the hunted despite recent wins. Also Robbo touches on Brett Ratten's successful return to coaching and the "surprising" comments made by Mick Malthouse.INTRO2.30 Harris Andrews Suspension4.41 Still a long way to go for online abuse7.15 North Melbourne game review 9.20 Lions still The Hunters vs The Hunted11.20 Owing teams13.20 Robbo's big wraps for Ratten16.38 Malthouse coaching again20.00 Thoughts on Jaidyn Stephenson social media24.50 AFLX discussion28.26 Back to Robbo's home state to verse the Hawks30.00 Two new partners join the Podcast!


24 Jul 2019

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP27 Players Need a Life!

A short sharp, straight to the point episode. Robbo and Sean catch up and talk about life outside of Football with the importance of having a healthy balance with work and play. The boys also cover off the current landscape around clubs trading picks for next weeks draft night and Mitch gives his honest opinion about the return of International Rules Series.Intro1.23 Robbo returns to pre-season3.05 Hall v gallen boxing review5.00 Robbo vs Ablett skate off6.13 Charlie Curnow & life outside of footy11.30 Draft picks landscape 201917.55 Why is International Rules back?26.30 Predicitions for 2020- who will break out?- Look forward to?


21 Nov 2019

Rank #6

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RIP THROUGH IT #EP29 State Of Emergency!

RIP THROUGH IT is back from holidays and ready for a big 2020!As you con tell, the guys are split screen! Robbo blames his 6:50am alarm not going off as his phone goes "flat" over night as Sean was left stranded downstairs. They still managed to catch up over webcam to record a cracking episode. Sean and Mitch talk about their Christmas break, how the Brisbane Lions pre-season is tracking and Robbo opens up about what went on behind State of Origin talks during his AFLPA delegates conference! We are also doing a live Q&A weekly in this format so make sure you follow below to receive notifcations!www.twitch.tv/mitchrobinson www.facebook.com/RipThroughIt


17 Jan 2020

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One of the best of Ruckman to play the game, Max Gawn sat down with the Rip Through It boys at his very own West End Wine Bar. This is an interview you don't want to miss! The 3x Best & Fairest, 3x All-Australian and newly appointed Melbourne Demons Captain opens up on football, family and life.


25 Mar 2020

Rank #8

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RIP THROUGH IT: #26 Back in Business

Robbo and Sean have an overdue catch up after 8 weeks apart. Mitch talks about his off-season holidays and how he'll approach his 12th pre-season as an AFL Player. Also, the guys chat about 2019 trade period featuring Jack Martin, Joe Daniher, Tim Kelly, Eddie Betts and Robbo gives an insight into the new Lions recruits!INTRO1.09 What has sean been up to4.00 What robbo has been up to6.20 how pre-season is ran8.08 trade period -10.28 Jack martin- 12.43 Daniher16.30 Mid season trade?19.18 Lions recruits23.38 Eddie Betts25.37 Gary Ablett Resigns 29.55 2020 vision?30.30 Lions pre-season & next year34.26 How does Robbo approach pre season


7 Nov 2019

Rank #9

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The guys save the best guest for last. Robbo & Sean sit down with recently crowned All-Australian small foward, 3rd in the Coleman medal and Brisbane Lions 2019 leading goal kicker. We chat about Charlie's upbringing, his time at the Crows and that devastating Grand Final loss, the truth behind a very public trade period in 2017 and his incredible season to date! The best episode yet!INTRO2.15 Recieving his first All-Australian jacket4.27 Growing up playing anything but A.F.L8.00 The stories behind his goal celebrations11.49 From boading school to the mines15.50 Drafted by the Crows & living with Eddie Betts 18.00 The bizzare reason behind his first dropping!20.10 Highs and lows of the 2017 finals campaign 24.55 The truth behind the trade to the Lions!29.45 the awkward golf game with Don Pyke32.50 Charlie's first year as a Lion37.40 Setting himself up for a big 2019 season!40.35 What does Charlie get up to off-field?


6 Sep 2019

Rank #10

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RIP THROUGH IT: EP#35 AFL affected by Coronavirus

The guys venture to Melbourne on Robbo's 4 day break to interview Pattty Cripps & Max Gawn, recording the latest Episode from the front line at AFL House in the Docklands. What they didn't expect was experiencing first hand what the affect COVID_19 has had on world sports and directly the AFL.


13 Mar 2020

Rank #11

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RIP THROUGH IT: Patty Cripps

Amid the Coronavirus pandemic, one of AFL best players in Patrick Cripps sat down with the Rip Through It boys at AFL House. This is an interview you don't want to miss! The 3x Best & Fairest, dual All-Australian and Carlton Co-Captain opens up on football, family and life.


18 Mar 2020

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP31 To Hell & Back!

Robbo and Sean are back with another big episode! They talk about the GC suns practice match this weekend, will the AFL change the name to AFLM and they are joined by 286 game, 3 x Melbourne best & fairest star Nathan Jones.


13 Feb 2020

Rank #13

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP25 Hamstrung But Not Out.

The guys sit down yet again to talk about the hot topics surrounding the 2019 AFL Finals Series! Sean asks Robbo about his dissapointing injury in the Qualifying final loss against Richmond and how the rehab is tracking. Big discussions around Willie Rioli's ASADA scandle, how tests are done and we talk about the recent sacking of Don Pyke from the Adelaide Crows!INTRODanny "Spud" Frawley tribute6.00 Qualifying final Tigers review10.00 Hamstring injury14.00 Semi Final GWS Preview16.00 Geelong vs West Coast tips17.13 Willi Rioli asada fiasco19.50 How ASADA works25.00 Don Pyke on his Bike32.00 Podcast in the off-season!


13 Sep 2019

Rank #14

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP22 What AA Mockery!

Robbo and Sean finally reunite after two weeks apart! They have plenty to catch up on including the All-Australian selections, snubs and criterias. Also AFLPA MVP awards, and finally being able to say the F word. It's finals time and Sean asks some indepth questions around Mich finally revisiting september action in more than 6 years!INTRO1.00 The boys catch up2.30 Finals footy-Richmond Review-The bye current bye week8.50 Robbos FoxFooty AA Article14.10 Shannon Hurn captain snub16.00 New criterias surrounding AA selections19.00 Patty Cripps the MVP, and how players vote23.00 Telstra Talking Point (trades)- Eddie Betts- Hill, Ryder, Burgoyne, Ah Chee, Martin and more!


30 Aug 2019

Rank #15

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP19 Whereabouts Are You Going?

The boys sits down and revisit the Lions 6th straight win in a row which secured a finals position for the first time in a decade. Sean asks about Eddie Betts being dropped and how he responded, Also the current media landscape saturating the news with Coach drama and Robbo talks about circumstances behind being drug tested twice in a week!Intro1.39 Hawks win reviewed.3.30 Playing footy in Gods country6.00 New expectations on the Lions8.09 Eddie Betts responds 14.00 The year of the coaches, media driven sackings.17.00 How long should coach contracts be23.00 A.F.L Drug testing routine25.00 Constantly updating our whereabouts


31 Jul 2019

Rank #16

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP30 Leadership in Full Flight

Robbo and Sean link up for Episode 30 and discuss some hot topics in the AFL world. Questions raised over Charlie Curnow drinking whilst injured, the big outs for Essendon leadership group, Robbo gives an insight into just how the voting process works and we chat to All-Australian Ally Anderson about the season opener this weekend.Official Partners:www.instagram.com/7AFL www.instagram.com/Shure www.instagram.com/CamPrintScreenPrinting


5 Feb 2020

Rank #17

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP33 AFL's shock first case of CTE!

Robbo talks about the Lions first Pre-Season game,the games biggest contracts, possibility of the State of Origin to become an annual event and the guys delve into the recent AFL shock as it discovers the first case of Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in Polly Farmer results.


27 Feb 2020

Rank #18

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP34 California Love

With the game cancelled in China, the boys talk about the possibility of playing in California for premiership points! Also we touch on the beef between Andrew Jarman and Eddie Betts, Charlie's car fiasco and RIP THROUGH IT Amazon deal??


5 Mar 2020

Rank #19

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RIP THROUGH IT: #EP36 The Media vs The Media

The first episode in self isolation and what a cracker to get the ball rolling! Robbo talks about the struggles of going from the professional athlete's schedule to struggling to get out of bed. The guys touch on the current media landscape and tensions build between Caroline Wilson & North Melbourne and Tony Jones vs Eddie McGuire. We are seeing a lot of click bait news with the end result being who's first not who's right.


2 Apr 2020

Rank #20