6 episodes

In depth beach volleyball discussions combined with the science of learning skills faster, stories of successful people and personal development concepts.

The Learn Beach Volleyball Fast Podcast Alex Haapamäki

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    • 4.9 • 7 Ratings

In depth beach volleyball discussions combined with the science of learning skills faster, stories of successful people and personal development concepts.

    #6 - Many ways to get better at beach volleyball with Travis Mewhirter

    #6 - Many ways to get better at beach volleyball with Travis Mewhirter

    In this podcast episode I get to interview Travis Mewhirter, current AVP and FIVB player as well as one of the co-hosts of the Sandcast podcast. We touch lots of topics that can help you become a better player, like attacking vision and strategy, blocking, passing, competitiveness, efficient practice, practicing by yourself, and more!

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    Some links to stuff we mentioned in the episode:

    Reid Priddy on Sandcast: https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-294af-be32b6?utm_campaign=au_share_ep&utm_medium=dlink&utm_source=au_share

    Misty May-Treanor on Sandcast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WG_6rV5v83U

    Episode where Troy Field is a part of it that I found very insightful back when I heard it: https://sandcast.podbean.com/e/newcomers-highlight-first-norceca-of-the-beach-volleyball-season/

    Mark Burik on Sandcast: https://volleyballmag.com/sandcast-121819/

    Travis' articles on Volleyballmag.com: https://volleyballmag.com/author/tmp1440/

    Underdog podcast episode with Travis: https://player.fm/series/underdog/ep-49-love-at-first-spike-with-travis-mewhirter

    Tri Bourne's Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuNSacJyTBk

    Travis' Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/trammew/

    Books mentioned in the episode (AFFILIATE DISCLAIMER: If you buy any of the books below or anything else off Amazon.com within 24 hours of clicking one of the links below, this purchase will support the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast project financially, with no additional cost for you. This means it will be easier for me to create even more content in the future, so it's a win-win!)

    Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success by Phil Jackson: https://amzn.to/2YhkOej

    Volleyball for Milkshakes by Travis Mewhirter and Tri Bourne: https://amzn.to/3mQjpFH

    We were kings by Travis Mewhirter: https://amzn.to/3gRhz3B

    Alex' recommended books for beach volleyball players: https://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.com/blog/2019/12/10/recommended-books-for-beach-volleyball-players-the-learn-beach-volleyball-fast-booklist

    This episode on Youtube (with video as well as a comments section!):

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    • 1 hr 10 min
    #5 - Long term athlete development and sports psychology with Johan Rininsland (Part 3/3)

    #5 - Long term athlete development and sports psychology with Johan Rininsland (Part 3/3)

    In this episode (last one out of 3) of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast I continue the conversation with the man behind the Swedish Beach Volleyball Podcast (https://beachking.podbean.com/) and most of the coach training programs given to new coaches in Sweden - Johan Rininsland. We have a proper volleynerd discussion mostly around the topics of long term athlete development (how to be smart about your beach volleyball career in the long run) and sports psychology.This episode has a lot of golden nuggets in it that will help you approach your beach volleyball career in a smarter and more efficient way, hope you enjoy!Always get the latest updates, best insights and special opportunities before anyone else by signing up to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast newsletter at: https://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.com/subscribeLink to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast Facebook community:https://www.facebook.com/groups/362021664252243/Also check out:http://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.comhttps://www.instagram.com/learnbeachvolleyballfast/#BeachVolleyballPodcast#LearnSmarterNotSlower#LearnBeachVolleyballFast#BeachVolleyball#SandVolleyball

    • 47 min
    #4 - Long term athlete development and sports psychology with Johan Rininsland (Part 2/3)

    #4 - Long term athlete development and sports psychology with Johan Rininsland (Part 2/3)

    In this episode of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast I continue the conversation with the man behind the Swedish Beach Volleyball Podcast (https://beachking.podbean.com/) and most of the coach training programs given to new coaches in Sweden - Johan Rininsland. We have a proper volleynerd discussion mostly around the topics of long term athlete development (how to be smart about your beach volleyball career in the long run) and sports psychology.

    This episode has a lot of golden nuggets in it that will help you approach your beach volleyball career in a smarter and more efficient way, hope you enjoy!

    Always get the latest updates, best insights and special opportunities before anyone else by signing up to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast newsletter at: https://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.com/subscribe

    Link to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast Facebook community:https://www.facebook.com/groups/362021664252243/

    Also check out:
    http://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.com
    https://www.instagram.com/learnbeachvolleyballfast/

    #BeachVolleyballPodcast
    #LearnSmarterNotSlower
    #LearnBeachVolleyballFast
    #BeachVolleyball
    #SandVolleyball

    • 49 min
    #3 - Long term athlete development and sports psychology with Johan Rininsland (Part 1/3)

    #3 - Long term athlete development and sports psychology with Johan Rininsland (Part 1/3)

    In this episode of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast I sit down with the man behind the Swedish Beach Volleyball Podcast (https://beachking.podbean.com/) and most of the coach training programs given to new coaches in Sweden - Johan Rininsland. We have a proper volleynerd discussion mostly around the topics of long term athlete development (how to be smart in the long run) and sports psychology.

    This episode has a lot of golden nuggets in it that will help you approach your beach volleyball career in a smarter and more efficient way, hope you enjoy!

    Book mentioned in the episode (AFFILIATE DISCLAIMER: If you buy the book or anything else from Amazon.com within 24 hours of clicking the link below, you are financially supporting the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast-project with no additional cost for you, which will help this project grow and provide more well needed beach volleyball content to the world - a win-win!):

    Psycho-Cybernetics: Updated and Expanded by Maxwell Maltz - https://amzn.to/38ob9mL

    Always get the latest updates, best insights and special opportunities before anyone else by signing up to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast newsletter at: https://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.com/subscribe

    Link to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast Facebook community:
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/362021664252243/

    Also check out:
    http://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.com
    https://www.instagram.com/learnbeachvolleyballfast/

    #BeachVolleyballPodcast
    #LearnSmarterNotSlower
    #LearnBeachVolleyballFast
    #BeachVolleyball
    #SandVolleyball

    • 1 hr 11 min
    #2 Learning faster than most people with John Richardson Part 2

    #2 Learning faster than most people with John Richardson Part 2

    Part 2 of the conversation with "the impossible golf challenge" guy John Richardson about how to learn sports faster than the average athlete.

    • 1 hr
    #1 Learning faster than most people with John Richardson

    #1 Learning faster than most people with John Richardson

    Are there things one can do to learn sports (whether it's beach volleyball, golf, or something else) faster and more efficiently than the average player/athlete?

    John Richardson who succeeded in his one year golf challenge that had critics all over the world telling his goal was flat out impossible and pro players telling him to "dream on", definately thinks there are a lot of things one can optimize to learn sports faster than most. And to be fair, so does Alex who is the creator of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast project and the host of the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast podcast. Join the first ever episode of the podcast to listen in on a discussion about tons of things that could accelerate also your sports career!

    00:00 - Intro

    12:20 - Believing your goal is possible

    23:44 - Being better but scoring worse?

    27:43 - Technique, strategy or mentality first?

    38:50 - Secrets to getting more results per practice hour

    47:53 - Fun learning by playfulness

    Buy John`s books here: (Affiliate disclaimer: Buying anything, these books or something else, from Amazon within 24 hours after clicking one of the links below will financially support the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast-project with no extra cost for you! This means you help this project grow so that you can take part of even more of this type of content in the future with just using these links before buying anything from Amazon that you'd buy anyway.. Win-win?!)

    "Dream On: The Challenge to Break Par in a Year" by John Richardson - https://amzn.to/2MViBgo

    "50 Greatest Golf Tips: Make That Dream Round a Reality" by John Richardson https://amzn.to/31VwCPw

    Always get the latest updates, best insights and special opportunities before anyone else by signing up to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast newsletter at: https://www.learnbeachvolleyballfast.com/subscribe

    Link to the Learn Beach Volleyball Fast Facebook community:
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/362021664252243/

    Also check out:
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    https://www.instagram.com/learnbeachvolleyballfast/

    #LearningFasterThanMost
    #BeachVolleyballPodcast
    #LearnSmarterNotSlower
    #LearnBeachVolleyballFast
    #BeachVolleyball
    #SandVolleyball
    #JohnRichardson
    #DreamOnBook
    #DreamOn
    #GolfChallenge

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