Podcast: The Magic Academy Ep 16

Mike chats with Rusty about how we could fail faster as coaches, sharing his best (and worst) coaching experiences on a journey including Mitre 10,

Women’s Super Rugby and now in the MLR with the New England Free Jacks. Enjoy!

Podcast: Rugby Coach Weekly Ep74

Dan Cottrell speaks to Inside Running Academy boss, Mike Rogers. Mike, who’s just finished a season in the US MLR with the New England Free Jacks talks openly about his experience coaching in both his homeland of New Zealand and the States.There is a very moving passage where we discuss vulnerability and authenticity. Mike’s message about his relationship with rugby and his family will strike many chords with coaches.Here’s what else we chatted about:Why we need to coach players to tackle higher, not lowerThe benefits of ball stripping in the tackleReviewing players more effectivelyLife balance for a coachHow we share as coachesWhat can businesses learn from rugby and vice versa?Inside Running are about to run their next amazing Coach Learning, number seven in the series.

Podcast: Rugby Coach Weekly Ep66

Host Phil Llewellyn with guests review some of the many great podcasts, books, articles and webinars from the last week.

This week’s guests: Mike Rogers, Waikato Women’s head coach, former Bay of Plenty senior and U19 coach and host Inside Running coach learning series and Jay Carter, Golf New Zealand National Coach and host Talking Performance podcast.

The team pick out the key takeaways from each piece of great content and discuss how it can be applied to coaching.

Familiar Foe

Have you ever had the feeling of I don’t belong here or I am not good enough to be here? Do you sometimes find yourself worrying about what players or other coaches think of your coaching?

Well this is Imposter Syndrome.

Black Dog in Pursuit

frequently think about jobs that I would love to do as people often tell me that being a rugby coach and a business owner is a pretty cool job….