This week’s episode features Renee Hess, the executive director and founder of the Black Girl Hockey Club.
Renee discusses how she fell in love with the sport of hockey, her impressions of the NHL’s attempts at being more inclusive and diverse, and the Hockey Diversity Alliance.
This week, Julian and Tristan discuss the protest efforts of major sports leagues in light of a Black man, Jacob Blake, being shot seven times in the back by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Julian and Tristan also focus on how late the NHL was in participating and if they’ve made up for it.
Kevin is joined by sports journalist Andrew Jerell Jones to talk about BIPOC representation in sports media. Follow Andrew at @sluggahjells.
On this episode of the Women’s Soccer Review,
Jonathan Tannenwald talks to Julia Poe of the Orlando Sentinel about the first weekend of play in the NWSL Challenge Cup, the anthem controversy, and more!
Plus, Jonathan and producer Kevin talk about important sports and social topics in the second half of the show.
A great show as always, check it out!
This week’s edition of The Scrum Podcast sees Julian and Tristan discuss the unfortunate back story of Canadian television show BodyBreak, TSN’s Kayla Grey being attacked on Twitter for her opinions by Tim McClure, concerns over sports resuming in Florida, and Colin Kaepernick.