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Backstraight Boys (& Girl) Athletics Chat

Backstraight Boys (& Girl)

Join Jody, Bayo, and Claire each fortnight as they discuss athletics' hot topics, cover live events, and host stars of the sport in longer interview specials. Hit 'subscribe', give us a rating, and join in the conversation on Twitter: @BackstraightB and @Claire_GThomas.

Recent Episodes

Inspiration Games, Backstraight Film Club, and Athletics Baby Royalty: July's Lockdown RamblingsJuly 12, 2020 Episode artwork Christmas Shopping, Sourdough Starting, and Adapting as Athletes: Our Lockdown Chin-wag with Morgan Lake and Jazmin SawyersJune 25, 2020 Episode artwork Listening, Learning, and Changing: Black Lives MatterJune 14, 2020 Episode artwork On Top of the Podium, Next to Dolly, and in Front of Camera: Denise Lewis Interview Special (Part II)May 20, 2020 Episode artwork Starting Out, Breaking Through, and Seeking Gold: Denise Lewis Interview Special (Part I)May 15, 2020 Episode artwork Triple Jump, Quarter Miles, and Much More Say for Athletes: Christian Taylor on his Career and The Athletics AssociationApril 27, 2020 Episode artwork Footie, Fourths, and Fabulous Four-by-Ones: Adam Gemili Interview SpecialApril 10, 2020 Episode artwork Olympics Postponed, Dry Punished, and Britney (Bitch): Hot Takes for your Locked-Down EarsMarch 27, 2020 Episode artwork Fiendish Trials, Canny Tactics, and Upholding a Legacy: Our British Men's Middle Distance SpecialMarch 21, 2020 Episode artwork Jemma's Flying, Mondo's Soaring, and GB's Spoilt for 400m Talent: the Glasgow Grand Prix and a few more besidesFebruary 20, 2020 Episode artwork Jeanette, Jon, and Pre-Season Joviality: Backstraight's 2020 PreviewFebruary 13, 2020 Episode artwork Barshim's Back (so's Radzi), Kat's Beaming, and Athletics is Better (or is it?): Our 2019 Season ReviewDecember 12, 2019 Episode artwork King Kipchoge, Awards Analysis, and Federation Formations: Records are Falling, but Athletes are RisingNovember 24, 2019 Episode artwork Mary Cain (brave), Diamond League (diminished), and some British favourites (journalised): two mega rants and three mega interviewsNovember 13, 2019 Episode artwork Shot Putters in the Stratosphere, Kat and Dina in the History Books, and Elephants in the Room: Our Big Doha Review PodOctober 07, 2019 Episode artwork Falling Records, Sizzling Match-Ups, and Cooling Stadiums (hopefully): An Epic Doha Preview with Our New BFF, RadziSeptember 24, 2019 Episode artwork Karsten's King, Abi's Back, and Amelia's Just Getting Started: Diamond League Finals Wrap & Those Picked To #RepresentSeptember 22, 2019 Episode artwork Bounding Ben, Dashing Dina, and Heights-Hitting Holly : The Race to Represent at British ChampsAugust 28, 2019 Episode artwork Best of British, Birmingham-Bound, and Doha Dust-Ups: Our British Champs Preview PodAugust 22, 2019 Episode artwork Youcef Zatat, Rabah Yousif, and Plenty More Besides: Recent Results and Clangers from the World of Track and FieldAugust 14, 2019 Episode artwork Jakob's baby fat, Karsten's heart, and Shelly-Ann's GOAT status: Backstraight's Half-Century at the London Diamond LeagueJuly 24, 2019 Episode artwork Plenty of Laps, Oodles of Fun, and Lots to Discuss: Journalising (G&Ts in-hand) at the Highgate Harriers Night of the 10k PBsJuly 16, 2019 Episode artwork Handling nerves, seizing opportunities, and PBing for fun: Niamh Emerson Interview SpecialJuly 09, 2019 Episode artwork #47 - Fantasies, Nightmares, and Errors (So Many Errors...): If Bulls did Athletics Round Ups in China ShopsJune 15, 2019 Episode artwork #46 - Caster’s Class, Doha’s Diamonds, and Eliud’s Enduring Excellence: Backstraight’s Take on the Last Few WeeksMay 17, 2019 Episode artwork