25 episodes

Ivan Tchatchouwo dives deep behind the wellness of today’s athletes. The Zone plans on taking you on a journey with a diverse group of people that share the common goal of improving our athletes through education, technology, and experiences. 
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The Zone Podcast Ivan Tchatchouwo

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Ivan Tchatchouwo dives deep behind the wellness of today’s athletes. The Zone plans on taking you on a journey with a diverse group of people that share the common goal of improving our athletes through education, technology, and experiences. 
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Making Deals with NBA Agent Todd Ramasar

    Making Deals with NBA Agent Todd Ramasar

    This episode is very timely as we had NBA Agent and CEO of Life Sports Agency Todd Ramasar on the pod. Todd gave us a rundown on managing athletes during covid, the Mental Health struggles of young professionals in the NBA, and the day in the life of an Agent.

    Rick Barry talking about The New NBA

    Rick Barry talking about The New NBA

    We had a chance to talk Rookie contracts, working on your craft, and the best NBA players of today with Hall Of Fame NBA player Rick Barry.

    Mental Health Issues in Gymnastics

    Mental Health Issues in Gymnastics

    Olivia Lubarsky a former student-athlete at Towson University, Ted Talk speaker, and currently Mental Health advocate for Athletes hopped on the Zone to talk about how gymnastics athletes are impacted with Mental health issues from a young age.

    College athletics Data you can't Miss

    College athletics Data you can't Miss

    Bill Carter has for over two decades, been a leading expert on the beliefs and behaviors of teens and young adults. He's been fortunate to have been featured in a wide range of media from the New York Times to Ad Age; SportsBusiness Journal calls me, “the go-to source around trends in youth culture.” My Insights Workshops help College Coaches and Administrators to recruit better, improve retention, and relate more effectively to today’s Student-Athletes.

    In this episode, we discussed how data impacts the lives of student-athletes in topics such as Social Injustice, Mental Health, and connection to athletic staff. If you care about student-athletes wellbeing this episode is for you!

    Media, Branding, and NIL for Student-Athletes with Lindsey Ross

    Media, Branding, and NIL for Student-Athletes with Lindsey Ross

    Lindsey Ross is a media executive with two decades of experience in athletics, including as Director of Communications for the ACC, as well as roles at ESPN and Flosports. In this episode, we talk about how college athletes can develop their brands, how schools are structuring media deals during the pandemic, and the future of media in college sports.

    Being an NCAA commissioner in a Pandemic

    Being an NCAA commissioner in a Pandemic

    Many people don't actually know what a NCAA conference Commissioner actually does. This episode we step into the work life of Amy Hutchtausen the Commissioner of the America East. Amy has spent her last 9 years with the AEC & has been a heavy proponent for being pro student- athlete needs.Hailing from MIT & having extensive experience in college athletics gives Amy the ability to lead this conference the way she has. Listen to her talk about student- athletes getting paid, operating in a pandemic and what does the future hold for college sports.

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4.9 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

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Worth the listen!

What an incredible platform! Such a unique take on such a simple but necessary concept . Great Pod!

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Empowerment through Athletics

There is something to be said about podcasts that take on the challening of redefining the status quo. This is one of those shows. By emphasizing the importance of youth athletics and the lessons it teaches about life, this is a must listen for all!

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