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The Talent Equation Podcast

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An Ecological Approach to Club Development? In this conversation, Greg and I explore how canoe coaching sets so comfortably with the ecological approach and how it has influenced the ways in which he works to develop a club environment that is about “people learning from people”. Stuart Armstrong, The Talent Equation Podcast The conversation was ranges over...

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Living With Uncertainty

Living With Uncertainty

It’s been a long time in development but we are now starting a soft-launch of Living With Uncertainty – on sensemaking for paddlesport clubs. Click HERE to View NAVIGATING EVERYDAY COMPLEXITY & INFORMALITY Day in, day out, we allow trite arguments to pass unchallenged. We might roll our eyes, or bite our tongue… but we don’t do...

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Deepening Perspective

Andy Clark and his Critics

Reflections on Mog Stapleton’s Enacting Education What kinds of deepening or transformation of perspective does it take to turn youngsters into outdoorsy types who stay active in the outdoors for life? While we teach […] we hope for our students that they will leave us with more than the sum of this knowledge and selection of skills....

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Enriching Lives

Enriching Lives

“Enriching Lives” explores how a National Governing Body’s orientation might help us shape motivational environments within which passionate enthusiasts wish to continue pouring energy into realising their “fields of dreams.” Greg Spencer – Enriching Lives – March 2020 In this presentation, I’m asking about the forms of innovation and emerging trends might we be looking out for...

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Do We Need Social Artists?

Social Learning Space

How do we nurture social learning spaces for people keen to make an impact in the informal spaces where individuals find meaning in movement? Greg Spencer – Do We Need Social Artists – March 2020 Etienne Wenger-Trayner’s “social artists” are those who have a big influence on the social dynamics of informal spaces where individuals find new...

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