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  • FullOnBeachSoccer
29 episodes
A podcast about Beach Soccer with the intent to further expose people to the sport. The host, Dillon Thompson, looks to explain what makes the game so fascinating to watch and even more enjoyable to play. Follow Full On Beach Soccer on all social media platforms for more beach soccer content! Video episodes available on YouTube as well. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/fullonbeachsoccer/support

Episodes

3.2 From Co-Ed to US Women’s National Team w/ Christi Yount
2021 May 0743m 21s
Christi Yount (@Christmas237) joins the show to discuss everything Women’s Beach Soccer in the States. Christi is a current US Women’s Beach Soccer National team player who expresses her excitement for being a part of US Soccer history, always growing with every playing opportunity that comes along, and what’s on the horizon for her and some of her teammates in the near future. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you're listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
3.1 National Beach Soccer League Player Camps & Events w/ Aldo Balsano
2021 Apr 2344m 10s
Aldo Balsano (@Aldinho01) joins the show to discuss everything the National Beach Soccer League (@_NBSL_) has been up to. We talk player camps, friendlies against the Bahamas National Team, and what we think about the World Cup Qualifiers in May. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you're listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.14 Bright Future of Beach Soccer in the United States w/ Gabe Silveira
2021 Feb 2624m 21s
Gabe Silveira (@gcamelosilveira) joins the show to discuss his introduction to beach soccer, his favorite goal scored for the United States, and his experience at the most recent National Beach Soccer League event where he won MVP and Golden Toe. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you're listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.13 Minor Setback, Major Comeback w/ Ryan Gillespie
2021 Feb 1238m 45s
Ryan Gillespie (@ryang0408) joins the show to discuss his experience with US Beach Soccer in the early development of the national team, a serious injury he has recently gone through, and how determined he is to make a strong comeback. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you're listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.12 Growth in Women's Beach Soccer w/ Megan Wharton, Rebecca Staylor, and Ashley Triplett
2021 Jan 2941m 9s
Returner Megan Wharton (@nutmeg_9), Rebecca Staylor (@rlstaylor), and Ashley Triplett (@a_trip6) join the show and discuss how they are seeing beach soccer continue to grow in the United States, especially the women's game.  Megan talks about how excited she is, as a current member of the US Beach Soccer National Team, to see all of the great competition amongst women players at the most recent National Beach Soccer League (@_NBSL_) event.  Rebecca and Ashley express their excitement to be training virtually with the national team, and also describe their individual player achievements and local community achievements with the youth in their area.  If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you're listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.11 A Young Player’s Focus on Beach Soccer and Reaching his Goals w/ Louie Moedano
2021 Jan 1541m 16s
Louie Moedano (@louie_moedano11) joins the show and discusses how he got into beach soccer at a young age and how it quickly became his focus and passion moving forward. Louie is Co-Founder of Castaways Soccer Club (@Castaways_SC) which has proven to be a pivotal component in the growth of Nonprofit The Lux Academy (@The.Lux.Academy) that aims to give back to the Oceanside community in California. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you’re listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.10 What does 2021 have in store for your Beach Soccer Club? W/ Cesar Olmedo & Richard Nevarez
2021 Jan 0138m 15s
Cesar and Rich from The Lux Academy (@The.Lux.Academy) join the show to talk about the merging of two beach soccer clubs and how they plan to serve their community in 2021 through the beautiful game and various avenues of opportunity. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you’re listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.9 National Beach Soccer League Player ID Cup w/ Francis Farberoff
2020 Dec 1827m 31s
Head Coach of the Men’s and Women’s United States Beach Soccer National Teams, Francis Farberoff (@FrancisFarberoff) returns to the show to talk about all of the talent he had the opportunity to scout at the NBSL (@_NBSL_) Player ID Cup. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you’re listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.8 Beach Sports in the Olympics? w/ Handball Ninja
2020 Dec 0441m 34s
With me on this episode is Ebiye Jeremy Udo-Udoma, otherwise known as @HandballNinja on all social media. Ebiye and I discuss how his athleticism with his hands led him to representing the United States through Handball and Touch Rugby. A good portion of our conversation is geared towards the World Beach Games and the rise of beach sports that hopefully leads to involvement in future Olympics. If you have a second, please subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you’re listening on and follow Full On Beach Soccer on social media for more beach soccer content.
2.7 Creating Team Culture and Buy In w/ Canada Beach Soccer
2020 Nov 2042m 14s
With me on this episode are Lucas and Shahbaaz Kara, founders of Canada Beach Soccer (@CanBeachSoccer). We discuss how Canada Beach Soccer has maintained a strong team culture, what makes for successful clubs and leagues, and what Canada Beach Soccer is looking forward to in 2021. If you have a second, subscribe/follow and leave a rating/review on whatever platform you’re listening on. Follow on Instagram Full On Beach Soccer for more beach soccer content.