Journalist, broadcaster, sports anchor and former professional cricketer Jason de la Peña chats with fellow ex top athlete’s about transitioning or pivoting from their dream job to a new life. It’s a journey and everybody has their own story. Learn from those that’ve made the jump, what mistakes they’ve made and how they’re doing now in their new guise and out of the limelight.
Cricket Always Connects
Here Jason takes us back to his early days and a family holiday to Sri Lanka. Little did he know that he’d be playing cricket every day as the hotel staff brought him under their wing.
From Boy to Man
Jason describes his daunting first day at Surrey CCC and how he felt as he reported for pre-season training at one of the biggest clubs in the world.
Romana Learns Cricket
In episode 3, Jason remembers his formative years and following a bitter parental divorce, a lady that helped him form his love for the game of cricket.
The Joy of the Game
Jason continues his cricket life stories - in this episode he tells us of his time in South Africa and a very poignant lesson learnt.
Mentorship in Early Years
Here Jason describes what mentorship means to him and how he has learnt of its importance through a personal experience 🏏
Ep.5 of The Pivoting Podcast with Rhysh Roshan Rai
The former Singapore based pro footballer turned broadcaster & coach chats with me about his pivot & transition from the pitch to a totally new life. We discuss mental health, mentorship and how his job as a football pundit has become a bit of a catharsis. A lovely chat with a top human being.