PodCrash | Talk Of Champions | With Philip Hindes & Callum Skinner

#46 Shane Perkins | Track Sprinting Legend | Switching Nationality From 🇦🇺 to 🇷🇺 Pursue Olympic🥇

May 16, 2020 Philip Hindes & Callum Skinner
PodCrash | Talk Of Champions | With Philip Hindes & Callum Skinner
#46 Shane Perkins | Track Sprinting Legend | Switching Nationality From 🇦🇺 to 🇷🇺 Pursue Olympic🥇
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PodCrash | Talk Of Champions | With Philip Hindes & Callum Skinner
#46 Shane Perkins | Track Sprinting Legend | Switching Nationality From 🇦🇺 to 🇷🇺 Pursue Olympic🥇
May 16, 2020
Philip Hindes & Callum Skinner

In this week's episode, we talk to Shane Perkins. An incredibly successful track sprinter and a staple of the circuit. We talk about the culture that used to exist in the Aussie cycling team where tempers sometimes spilled over into fights 🥊 The culture has now changed beyond all recognition but the new set up didn't gel with Perkins. He chose to change his nationality to Russian in a bid to make Tokyo 2020! 

Show Notes

In this week's episode, we talk to Shane Perkins. An incredibly successful track sprinter and a staple of the circuit. We talk about the culture that used to exist in the Aussie cycling team where tempers sometimes spilled over into fights 🥊 The culture has now changed beyond all recognition but the new set up didn't gel with Perkins. He chose to change his nationality to Russian in a bid to make Tokyo 2020!