The Hatfield Trip

The Hatfield Trip
The Hatfield Trip is a field trip into the minds and lives of interesting people. Through conversation and story telling we explore their successes, failures, and the techniques used to overcome obstacles.

#60 My Dad Part 3
Feb 26 • 101 min
My dad Stanley Scott Hatfield.
#59 Cameron Hughes
Feb 25 • 66 min
Cameron Hughes is the Crowd Whisperer. He is hired by NHL teams, the Olympic Games, and the US Open to energize fans. Cameron is also a motivational speaker but most importantly my friend.
#58 Mike Machargo
Feb 20 • 62 min
Mike is the Founder of the CHEO BBQ that has raised money for the Children’s Hospital for 27 years. In 2011 Mike won the United Way Community Builder Award.
#57 Rob Pue
Feb 17 • 69 min
Rob Pue is Canadian comedy royalty and has performed at every major festival including Just For Laughs, Halifax Comedy festival and Mark Hatfield’s Friday Night. These stories will blow your mind. Enjoy.
#56 Darren Frost
Jan 18 • 64 min
Darren is a rock star dirty comedian that has performed at the Just For Laughs comedy festival. He talks about working hard and performing for the right reasons. I really enjoyed this fast paced conversation with one of Canada’s best performers.
#55 Johnny Reid
Dec 24, 2018 • 77 min
THE HATFIELD TRIP PODCAST Episode #55 with Johnny Reid. Johnny has won 6 Juno’s and 26 Canadian Country Music Awards, he was the kicker for Bishop’s University football team,The Subway mascot, and my friend.
#54 Chris Flynn
Dec 14, 2018 • 76 min
Chris Flynn is the only 3 time Hec Crighton trophy winner, voted #1 university football player of all time, a member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, and saved a woman from drowning in the Seine river.
#53 Graham Richardson
Oct 31, 2018 • 67 min
Graham Richardson is a TV journalist that anchors the CTV Ottawa news.
#52 Simon Rakoff
Oct 25, 2018 • 70 min
Simon Rakoff has been performing comedy for over 40 years. He has appeared at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival and Just for Laug…
#51 Michael Gelbart
Oct 22, 2018 • 72 min
Michael Gelbart is a comedian with leading man good looks but only a character actor profile. Find out how this middle child from the mean streets of Montreal, Quebec made it to be a relatively huge comedy star in LA.
#49 Hélène Campbell
Oct 15, 2018 • 88 min
Michael Gelbart is a comedian with leading man good looks but only a character actor profile. Find out how this middle child from the mean streets of Montreal, Quebec made it to be a relatively huge comedy star in LA.
#48 Chris Quigley
Sep 21, 2018 • 67 min
28 year stand up comedy veteran Chris Quigley talks about the death of his brother, addiction and to how to structure a set.
#47 Jesse Reynolds
Sep 7, 2018 • 66 min
Comedian, radio host, amazing guy Jesse Reynolds talks about everything… Losing his job, telling his mom he’s gay, and how Johnny Carson’s advice helps shape his life. I really enjoyed this conversation.
#46 Brian Stollery
Jun 25, 2018 • 69 min
Brian has been a headlining comedian for more than 20 years. He was the 1st winner of Sirius XM Top Comic. He has appeared on CBC’s The Debaters and performed at The Winnipeg Comedy festival.
#45 Noah Cantor
Jun 23, 2018 • 63 min
Noah played 12 seasons in the CFL. He won 4 Grey Cups and was a CFL All Star. He now owns Vera’s Burgers in Ottawa, Edmonton, and Vancouver.
#44 Mark Stepnoski
Jun 15, 2018 • 95 min
Mark Stepnoski played 13 yrs in the NFL with The Dallas Cowboys and Houston Oilers. He won 2 SuperBowls and was voted to 5 Pro Bowls. Mark is on The NFL all decade team for the 1990s.
#43 Jenn Hayward
Jun 1, 2018 • 59 min
Jenn Hayward is a professional comedian, author, and entrepreneur.
#42 Danielle Allard
May 24, 2018 • 67 min
Singer/song writer Danielld Allard has played Bluesfest, City Folk and just released her 3rd album Passing Notes.
#41 Casey Corbin
May 18, 2018 • 70 min
Casey is a touring comedian that has played Just For Laughs and recently won the $10 000 Brantford Comedy Festival. He shares incredible stories about setting goals and achieving them. He also used to work at the LoneStar restaurant in Ottawa
#40 Johnny Vegas
Apr 25, 2018 • 74 min
A linchpin of Ottawa’s club scene lounge singer Johnny Vegas and Mark Hatfield have an emotional conversation about life, retirement homes, and his brother comedian Mike MacDona
#39 Consuelo Bernardi
Apr 13, 2018 • 70 min
Consuelo Bernardi is a radio announcer and program director at Majic 100 in Ottawa. She talks about making sacrifices and finding inner strength.
#38 Pat Woodcock
Apr 5, 2018 • 60 min
Pat woodcock is a Grey Cup champion and Canadian MVP of the game. He talks about finding the passion to be the best.
#37 Tony Harris
Mar 27, 2018 • 69 min
Tony painted the 100 Greatest NHL Players for the NHL. He talks about what it takes to be a successful artist.
#36 Jaymes White
Mar 20, 2018 • 68 min
“Mindreader, Mentalist, maybe even a witch” -someone on FB FACES magazine 2017 winner of Entertainer of the Year. Jaymes talks about having a passion for something and working hard to achieve it. Incredible conversation.
#35 Katherine Dines
Mar 15, 2018 • 73 min
Katherine Dines is the midday radio announcer at Majic 100 in Ottawa. She shares many stories of overcoming obstacles, learning from mistakes, and finding what your passion. This conversation is truly inspiring.
#34 Carolyn Waldo
Mar 9, 2018 • 62 min
2 time Olympic gold medalist Carolyn Waldo . Carolyn talks about how she almost drowned as a child to being the greatest synchronized swimmer in the world.
#33 John ‘The Milkman’ Mielke
Feb 20, 2018 • 71 min
John “The Milkman” Mielke is a legend in Ottawa radio and a very cool guy. He tells the incredible story of reuniting with a long lost sister. He’s open and honest about struggles with mental health and so inspiring talking about living his childhood…
#32 Mike Ward
Feb 17, 2018 • 72 min
Comedian Mike Ward has appeared on television doing stand-up in 20 countries. On July 20, 2017 he was ordered to pay $42000 by the Quebec’s Human Rights Tribunal for a joke he hadn’t done in 3 years. Mike was the 2016 ‘Comedic Artist of the Year’ at the…
#31 Steve Love
Feb 6, 2018 • 70 min
Comedian Steve Love has appeared on The Jimmy Kimmel Show and The Game of Thrones. He talks about how he left university to help his father recover from a stroke, the importance of doing what your passionate about, and how to make a good first impression.
#30 Henry Burris
Jan 29, 2018 • 68 min
3 time Grey Cup Champion, 2 time Grey Cup MVP Henry Burris talks about what it takes to achieve your dreams.
#29 Mark Breslin
Jan 17, 2018 • 76 min
Order of Canada member Mark Breslin is the founder of Yuk Yuk’s comedy clubs. He is very passionate of comedy and freedom of speech.
#28 My Dad Part 2
Jan 6, 2018 • 150 min
Stanley Scott Hatfield was born and raised in Rhodesia. He tells stories of the Zulu War Dance, playing with venomous snakes, and his dads decision to serve in WWII at 38 yrs old.
#27 Glen Foster
Dec 29, 2017 • 84 min
“That Canadian Guy” Glen Foster has performed at Just For Laughs 8 times. A man with a passion for comedy that shares his struggles to live his dreams. This was a very fun podcast with great advice.
#26 Derick Fage
Dec 19, 2017 • 69 min
Derick is the host of Montreal’s Breakfast TV. He is open and honest about his struggles with depression, suicide and fecal incontinence. Very inspiring.
#25 Sebastien Bourgault
Dec 15, 2017 • 102 min
One of the funniest humans on earth. Sebastien is a headlining comedian that has performed at Just Pour Rire 12 times. He explains how he sets goals and achieves them. Then sets new one. INCREDIBLE.
#24 Chris Phillips
Dec 4, 2017 • 75 min
Chris Phillips was picked first overall in the 1996 NHL draft by the Ottawa Senators. Chris played 1,179 games with Ottawa making him the longest serving player in team history. He talks about early struggles that taught him to work hard. We also shared a…
#23 Melissa Lamb
Nov 28, 2017 • 75 min
We know and love her from 7 years as a TV host on CTV…Melissa Lamb shares her story. She is honest, emotional and what she says will save lives.
#22 Drew Lynch
Nov 26, 2017 • 63 min
Drew Lynch is a stand up comedian that placed 2nd on America’s Got Talent. He tells the story of his brain injury that led to a severe stutter and how he’s used it to achieve his goals. Drew also has over 1 million subscribers on YouTube.
#21 Lianne Laing
Nov 16, 2017 • 74 min
The incredible Lianne Laing talks about her decision to take a ‘leap of faith’ and leave her broadcasting job she’s had for 20 years, the power of visualization, and why she carries 2 notebooks.
#20 Elia Saikely
Nov 9, 2017 • 59 min
Adventure film maker and motivational speaker Elia Saikely was kicked out of high school twice and written off by society. Now driven by purpose and passion he has climbed Mount Everest twice.
#19 Bryan Hatt
Nov 3, 2017 • 59 min
Bryan Hatt is a nationally touring headling comedian.Bryan talks about living his dream, setting goals for the future, and his creative process.
#18 Scott Thompson
Oct 25, 2017 • 54 min
The Kids in the Hall’s Scott Thompson’s unbelievable life…How the death of his brother, surviving a school shooting and cancer shaped this amazing comedians life.
#17 Jim Watson
Oct 17, 2017 • 31 min
The Mayor of Ottawa Jim Watson tells us how he was inspired to get into politic, his 3 steps to winning any election, and where famous Russian spy Igor Gouzenko uses to trade secrets in the nations capital.
#16 My Dad
Oct 11, 2017 • 71 min
World Traveller, editor of The Canadian Business Review, and my dad Stanley Scott Hatfield tells of his decision to leave his home in Rhodesia and travel the world.
#15 Sarah Freemark
Sep 28, 2017 • 103 min
CTVs Sarah Freemark like you’ve never seen her (actually it’s audio). We talk about her career path, her dog pooing in the middle of Rideau st. and she shares her experience with mental health issues.
#14 Tim Baines
Sep 19, 2017 • 65 min
The Hatfield Trip Episode #14: Ottawa Sun sports reporter Tim Baines talks about his path in journalism, the success of the RedBlacks, and about his son playing in the CFL.
#13 Liam Maguire
Sep 8, 2017 • 67 min
GUARANTEED GOOSEBUMPS…NHL historian, author and restaurateur Liam Maguire tells us the connection between Paul Henderson and his father’s passing, the time he spent the day at Gretzky’s childhood home and shows us what he keeps in his pocket to stay …
#12 Mike MacDonald
Sep 4, 2017 • 81 min
Comedy legend Mike MacDonald has performed at Just For Laughs 23 times and survived a liver transplant. He talks about John Candy, the best heckle he ever got, and what he prays for before every show.
#11 Jody Mitic
Aug 25, 2017 • 113 min
DECLASSIFIED: Jody Mitic is a former Army Master Sniper, best selling author, Amazing Race finalist and Ottawa city councillor. He tells the story of stepping on a land mine, losing his legs and why he wouldn’t change it. Incredible and inspiring.
#10 Howard Wagman
Aug 18, 2017 • 64 min
Comedy legend Howard Wagman has owned and operated Yuk Yuks Ottawa for 35 yrs. He talks about Jim Carrey’s first night on stage and what it takes to make it today.
#9 Stuntman Stu
Aug 9, 2017 • 79 min
Radio DJ and voice of the Ottawa Senators Stuntman Stu Schwartz shares his story about making it in the radio business and talks about the night he found out he had Leukemia, how he handled it day to day, and what he’s learned about life.
#8 Tim Tierney
Aug 2, 2017 • 61 min
Ottawa city councillor Tim Tierney gave up a great job in the private sector to serve his community. He talks about the night that changed his life forever and about the daily struggles he faces. Also he shares a secret about the one thing the mayor wo…
#7 Derek Seguin
Jul 26, 2017 • 64 min
WARNING: ADULT CONTENT This is powerful. Rockstar comedian Derek Seguin tells of being arrested after his first Yuk Yuks show…how having a regular job was killing him…honest, inspiring, and funny.
#6 William Hung
Jul 19, 2017 • 28 min
American Idol’s William Hung tells how he became world famous for the wrong reasons. He shares the lessons he’s learned and sings a little song. This is not only a trip into his life but also a trip to the airport.
#5 Tom Green
Jul 12, 2017 • 12 min
This is an important podcast. TV host, movie star, rapper, and stand up comedian Tom Green joins us to give you his secrets to success and overcoming obstacles. You won’t believe who walks in on us.
#4 Wafik Nasralla
Jul 7, 2017 • 61 min
Veteran comedian Wafik Nasralla opens up about his mistakes in life that have led him to a very happy place. How he turned a ban from Yuk Yuks into opening for Dave Chapelle and an appearance at Just For Laughs. And how 911 forced him to change his com…
#3 Dylan Black
Jun 27, 2017 • 56 min
Gregarious TV/Radio host Dylan Black discusses his goals and overcoming obstacles. He shares how Tom Green made him drink beer, how he has saved 73 lives, and reveals his love for cheeseburgers and Michael Bolton.
#2 Angelo Tsarouchas
Jun 20, 2017 • 59 min
International comedy superstar Angelo Tsarouchas discusses keys to you achieving your goals in anything, the power of enthusiasm, the world wide phenomenon of Russell Peters, why you should respect Trump, and Golden Palace egg rolls.
Jun 16, 2017 • 24 min
Mark tells his story of failure, success and overcoming obstacles.