51 episodes

A biweekly podcast about the world's greatest quadrennial multi-sport extravaganza brought to you by below-average international athlete
Chris O'Reilly and above-average international nonathlete Ruth Fitzpatrick.

We will be your one-stop pod guiding you through all 32 Olympiads as well as a couple of non-Olympiads.

Olympipod Olympipod

    • Sports
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

A biweekly podcast about the world's greatest quadrennial multi-sport extravaganza brought to you by below-average international athlete
Chris O'Reilly and above-average international nonathlete Ruth Fitzpatrick.

We will be your one-stop pod guiding you through all 32 Olympiads as well as a couple of non-Olympiads.

    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 14/15

    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 14/15

    Delivering yesterday's news, today! Also huge pretzels, curling, and ice tug-of-war.

    • 26 min
    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 13

    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 13

    Statements are retracted about, curling is curled, and Chris runs to catch a train.

    • 17 min
    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 11

    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 11

    She's back from audio quarantine and now Ruth has opinions about ice hockey and Chris's professional skiing career. Also - what makes a Bøathlon a Bøathlon?

    • 24 min
    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 7/8

    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 7/8

    Beijing 2022 is officially the most Olympipod-y of any Winter Olympics.
    The scandals keep on rolling, and the characters keep on being characters.
    Also, Ruth and Chris invent some new sports!

    • 28 min
    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 6(ish)

    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 6(ish)

    A day later than planned, but still incredibly relevant.
    Especially as the Olympipod remains the only podcast brave enough to discuss Lugenga.

    • 32 min
    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 5

    Olympipod XXIV - #Beijing2022 Day 5

    Are there too few people on a curling team? Or too many?
    How many people could you pile on a luge?
    Does Ruth have covid?
    It must be another Olympipod bonus.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

jtdward ,

Strong recommend

Funny and intriguing in equal measure - Ruth and Chris make excellent tour guides through the often bizarre and unexpected history of the modern Olympics. Love it!

RuthieFizz ,

Absolutely phenomenal

Easily in the top 2 podcasts I've ever hosted

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