18 episodes

OBFUnplugged seeks to change the way we look at ourselves and the world we live in. Imagine a life without boundaries or limits. Our mission is to spread a message that helps make that thought a reality.

OBFUnplugged podcas‪t‬ Adrian O Brien

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 13 Ratings

OBFUnplugged seeks to change the way we look at ourselves and the world we live in. Imagine a life without boundaries or limits. Our mission is to spread a message that helps make that thought a reality.

    Episode 16 - Developing a Tactical Periodisation model for GAA with Shane Mangan

    Episode 16 - Developing a Tactical Periodisation model for GAA with Shane Mangan

    In this episode of OBF unplugged I spoke to Shane Mangan. Our conversation was based around the implementation of a tactical periodisation (TP) model in GAA. Shane introduced the concept of TP and the considerations in applying such a model with Gaelic games. We spoke about the importance of tactical awareness within a coaches training methodology & how TP can be used to develop a holistic framework for team preparation .

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    • 1 hr 6 min
    OBF Unplugged Episode 15 developing successful GAA athletes with Mark Roe

    OBF Unplugged Episode 15 developing successful GAA athletes with Mark Roe

    In this week’s episode of OBF Unplugged I discuss long term development pathways with Mark Roe. We discuss how we can implement these pathways in grass root development at club level and how they support the development of young athletes throughout their playing career. We also discuss dropout rates among registered players and some ways we can combat this issue. Mark also speaks about the results of is finding and how we can practically apply his findings to the sport.

    • 1 hr 26 min
    OBFUnplugged Episode 15 with Martin Rooney- Coaching Identity

    OBFUnplugged Episode 15 with Martin Rooney- Coaching Identity

    In this weeks episode of OBFUnplugged i spoke to owner and founder of training for warriors, Martin Rooney. Martin is one of the most electrifying presenters iv ever met and when you couple his presenting style with his coaching expertise you have a conversation worth listening to. Martin spoken about his evolution as a coach and how his identity shifted from athlete, to coach, to father. This is a special conversation with a special human.

    • 56 min
    OBFUnplugged Episode 14 with David Nolan - Addressing GAA coaching and playing scenarios.

    OBFUnplugged Episode 14 with David Nolan - Addressing GAA coaching and playing scenarios.

    In this weeks episode of OBFUnplugged in joined by researcher and performance coach David Nolan. During the podcast we discussed some hypothetical scenarios that face GAA athletes and coaches throughout the course of a season and address them with our views and experience. There is some coaching and performance gold in this episode so sit back and enjoy.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    OBFUnplugged Episode 13 with Dr. Phil. Price- Education, Learning and coaching

    OBFUnplugged Episode 13 with Dr. Phil. Price- Education, Learning and coaching

    In this episode of OBFUnplugged im joined by senior lecturer in strength and conditioning from St Mary's University in London, Dr. Phil Price.
    During this hour of power Phil spoke gave some great insights into where he feels education sits in the coach development continuum. He offered great tips using how students can use the reflection process and on how to identify your learning style.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Episode 12 - Joseph Coyne Performance Director UFC-The S&C Journey

    Episode 12 - Joseph Coyne Performance Director UFC-The S&C Journey

    In this episode of OBF Unplugged I spoke to performance director at the UFC, Joseph Coyne. Joseph gave us a great insight into his background and rise in the world of performance preparation. He spoke about his time in the Chinese Olympic training center and how he uses special strength training in his programming.

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

DesJukes86 ,

Not just for coaches.

Very useful practical information from a great storyteller.

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Love his content

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Top Class

Quality context as always

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