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Runners, crossfitters, soccer players, golfers, triathletes, climbers, dancers, basketball players, baseball players, cyclists, weekend warriors, weight lifters, bull riders, coaches and so many more from the great state of Texas. Hear their stories on The Active Texan podcast. Hosted by Dr. Brian Watts, owner of College Station Physical Therapy And Performance (collegestationpt.com). The goal of this podcast is to talk to Texans about what being active looks like in their life, stories about maintaining and reaching different active goals and what motivates them to live an active lifestyle.

The Active Texan Brian Watts

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

Runners, crossfitters, soccer players, golfers, triathletes, climbers, dancers, basketball players, baseball players, cyclists, weekend warriors, weight lifters, bull riders, coaches and so many more from the great state of Texas. Hear their stories on The Active Texan podcast. Hosted by Dr. Brian Watts, owner of College Station Physical Therapy And Performance (collegestationpt.com). The goal of this podcast is to talk to Texans about what being active looks like in their life, stories about maintaining and reaching different active goals and what motivates them to live an active lifestyle.

    Ep69 | Shawn Andaya Pulliam & Tory Parks Enriquez - Texas A&M Softball

    Ep69 | Shawn Andaya Pulliam & Tory Parks Enriquez - Texas A&M Softball

    In this episode of the Active Texan podcast we sit down with two members of the 1987 Texas A&M Softball National Championship team. Outfielder Tory Parks Enriquez shares stories about their time playing softball together, their team victories, their losses and how they have all remained so close over the years. Pitcher, Shawn Andaya Pulliam is a three-time all American, member of the Texas A&M Hall of Fame, and first softball player inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame. We chat about their journey to playing softball at a collegiate level, the many experiences they had as a team and where it has taken them in their lives. With lots of laughs and impressive stories, this episode is a great one.

    • 56 min
    Ep68 | Annie Kunz - Olympic Heptathlon Athlete

    Ep68 | Annie Kunz - Olympic Heptathlon Athlete

    In this episode of The Active Texan we chat with heptathlete Annie Kunz. Hear about Annie’s journey to becoming an Olympic athlete. Annie went to Texas A&M where she played soccer and also did track and field. She represented the USA at the Tokyo Olympics in the heptathlon.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Ep67 | Mason Sargent - Aggie Football and Crossfit

    Ep67 | Mason Sargent - Aggie Football and Crossfit

    In this episode of The Active Texan podcast we interview Mason Sargent. Mason walked on the football team at A&M University and was also in the corps of cadets. He grew up playing football and golf and now enjoys doing CrossFit and is pursuing a career as a firefighter. Hear stories from his time with Jimbo Fisher at A&M as well as training for and participating in crossfit competitions. We dive into mindset and mental health in pursuing fitness goals and leaning on your community. You can typically find Mason working out at Sawed-off Crossfit in College Station, TX. http://sawedoffcrossfittx.com

    • 40 min
    Ep66 | Dr. Tim Puckett - ACL Return to Sport

    Ep66 | Dr. Tim Puckett - ACL Return to Sport

    In this episode of The Active Texan we discuss ACL return to sport rehab with Dr. Tim Puckett of Puckett Physical Therapy. Tim is a Physical Therapist in San Antonio, Texas. He treats a lot of youth athletes and has experience treating ACL injuries with the goal of returning to their sport. Brian and Tim discuss the mental and physical aspects of these types of injuries and the process of helping their patients recover and return to their active lifestyle. puckettpt.com

    • 52 min
    Ep65 | Phil Stephenson - Associate Head Coach for Texas A&M Soccer

    Ep65 | Phil Stephenson - Associate Head Coach for Texas A&M Soccer

    In this episode of The Active Texan podcast we chat with Phil Stevenson. Phil is the associate head coach for the Texas A&M women’s soccer team. He is from Hornsea, England, and received his B.S. in 1987 from Lock Haven. With many successful years as a soccer coach, he is full of knowledge and stories. Outside of soccer, Phil is also an avid golfer. This is a fun interview full of soccer, coaching and golf.

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    • 49 min
    Ep64 | Mike Korczynski “Coach K” - Coaching golf & life with Parkinson’s

    Ep64 | Mike Korczynski “Coach K” - Coaching golf & life with Parkinson’s

    In this episode of The Active Texan we sit down with Mike Korczynski, aka “Coach K”. Mike ran track for Texas A&M and is a high school golf coach here in College Station, TX. As a super competitive individual, Mike enjoyed playing baseball, track and basketball. We chat about how he started getting into golf a little over 10 years ago and what brought him to begin coaching. We also discuss his Parkinson’s diagnosis and how it has affected his active lifestyle.

    • 46 min

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