Evolve Move Play Podcast

Evolve Move Play Podcast

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The Language Of Coaching With Nick Winkelman | EMP Podcast 57
Jul 13 • 98 min
The role of a coach is so vital. The way we teach can make or break not only our students progress and success, but also their passion for their practice. Nick Winkelman is here today to show us how take our coaching to the next level for ourselves and…
An Unexpected Hope Discussing Covid - 19 With Spencer Wells EMP Podcast 56 Sc
Jul 6 • 69 min
Something incredibly interesting is happening in Southeast Asia and it may just spark some hope for dealing with Covid-19. Check out the 2nd half of our conversation with Spencer Wells today on the EMP Podcast. 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it? Subscribe!…
Evolution, Covid - 19 And Natural Selection With Spencer Wells: EMP Podcast 55
Jun 29 • 78 min
Today we’re joined by geneticist, anthropologist, author, entrepreneur, and adjunct professor at the University of Texas at Austin, Spencer Wells! He’s going to help us take a closer look at human evolution and share his insights on the current state of…
Meaning, Balance and Spirituality With John Vervaeke: EMP Podcast 54
Jun 15 • 90 min
John Vervaeke is back on the podcast! Today we’ll be having a balanced and thoughtful discussion on spirituality and how it can help or hinder us on our path to living a more meaningful life. 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it? Subscribe! (if you haven’t…
Parkour, Fight Club, And Self Transformation With Brandon Douglass: EMP Episode 53
May 18 • 92 min
Where does movement intersect with meaning? Not all self transformation is positive and today we’re talking with Brandon Douglass about how to cultivate a practice that leads to health, balance, and personal growth. 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it?…
Stop Chasing Pain PART 2 with Perry Nickelston: EMP Podcast 52
May 11 • 43 min
You don’t have to be injured to experience a great deal of physical pain. Dr. Perry is here to help us find out how to begin the process of healing our emotional traumas to live a free and healthy life. 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it? Subscribe! (if you…
STOP CHASING PAIN Part 1 With Perry Nickelston: EMP Podcast 51
May 4 • 74 min
How can play and movement variability bring relief to those who are suffering from chronic pain? Dr. Perry Nickelston is joining us today to talk about the complex subject that is pain science, and how our thoughts and emotions play a bigger role in…
Fitness And Natural Movement - Bridging The Gap With Kelly Starret: EMP Podcast 50
Apr 27 • 57 min
Your movement practice should not only improve the health and function of your body, it should also feed your passion for life. K-Star is back for our 50th episode to talk about how to strike a balance between natural movement and conventional fitness so…
Establishing The Essential Practices With Kelly Starrett: EMP Podcast 49
Apr 20 • 57 min
A movement practice should be a continual source of health, learning and personal growth. But can it actually have the opposite effect? K-Star is on the podcast today to talk about this subject and more! 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it? Subscribe! (if…
Cultivating The Heroic Sage With John Vervaeke: EMP Podcast 48
Apr 13 • 67 min
What does it mean to be your most heroic self? In today’s episode we examine why it takes more than a warrior ethos to achieve heroism. 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it? Subscribe! (if you haven’t already) ——————————————— 🗒️ SHOW NOTES 00:00 - Intro 05:15…
Telling Stories Through Movement With Simon Thakur: EMP Podcast 47
Apr 6 • 89 min
Have you ever wondered why humans love music and dance? In this episode Simon Thakur helps us uncover what role dance played in the lives of our ancestors and how we used our bodies to tell stories before we had even developed speech. Check it out! 👍…
The Transformative Power Of Nature Connection With Kyle Koch: EMP Podcast 46
Mar 30 • 77 min
Is a nature connection practice possible even in the midst of quarantines and lock downs? Today we’ve got EMP coach and wilderness awareness mentor Kyle Koch on the podcast to give some insight how to develop a connection to nature, even if you’re…
Examining The Risk Of COVID - 19 With Erich Lin: EMP Podcast 45
Mar 26 • 73 min
The coronavirus is wreaking havoc across the world, yet there are still some who believe extensive protective measures are an overreaction. That’s ridiculous, and we have Erich Lin back on the show today to help us explain why. 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️…
Aliveness And The Value Of Opposition With Matt Thornton: EMP Podcast 44
Mar 23 • 115 min
In order to grow and find truth, we have to test our abilities against an opposing force. Whether you’re a scientist, a business person, or a martial artist… the process of competition is vital in finding truth and value in your discipline. 👍 Liked it?…
Nassim Taleb, Strength And Uncertainty With Erich Lin: EMP Podcast 43
Mar 16 • 138 min
Is your movement practice in need of some spring cleaning? Erich Lin has spent years cutting through the clutter of his strength training program and his philosophy can help you get more gains in less time, so you can spend more time practicing what you…
A Primer on Coronavirus for the Movement Community: EMP Podcast 42
Mar 10 • 18 min
The coronavirus is spreading across the globe and those of us in the movement community are going to play a vital role in the health and safety of our communities. Here’s what you should know and do to help get through this epidemic! 👍 Liked it? Like it!…
Aliveness and the Universal Athletic Human Blueprint: EMP Podcast 41
Mar 2 • 55 min
The way you train directly affects the way you perform and the way you live. Are you stuck training dead patterns and irrelevant drills? Let’s take a look at how you can breathe some life into your practice! 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it? Subscribe!…
Constraint Lead Coaching With James Smith: EMP Podcast 40
Feb 24 • 101 min
Are you a movement coach looking to revolutionize the way you train your students? Using a constraint lead approach is a surefire way to improve skill acquisition and overall engagement in your program. Check it out! 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it?…
Parkour As Therapy With Kasturi Torchia: EMP Podcast 39
Feb 17 • 106 min
Think parkour is all about big jumps and flashy tricks? What if we told you it could lead to a deeper understanding of yourself, your community, and the way you approach hurdles in your life? 👍 Liked it? Like it! ♥️ Loved it? Subscribe! (if you haven’t…
Applying Ecological Dynamics to Physical Education with Peter Verdin: EMP Podcast 38
Feb 10 • 91 min
In our last three podcast episodes, we’ve gone a long way towards explaining why it’s important for humans to approach motor learning and skill acquisition from a standpoint of ecological dynamics. The human organism is an incredibly complex system of…
Creating Movement Problem Solvers With Shawn Myszka: EMP Podcast 35
Jan 27 • 93 min
SHOW NOTES 00:00 - Intro 03:44 - Shawn’s Background 08:05 - Teaching Without Teaching 11:26 - What is Ecological Dynamics? 17:38 - Scaling Complexity, Manipulating Constraints 30:54 - The Zone of Optimal Challenge 35:24 - The Performance is the Screen…
Mapping The Evolve Move Play Method With John Vervaeke: EMP Podcast 36
Jan 20 • 75 min
We believe that the practice of movement is more than learning neat tricks and improving our physical aesthetics. While those things are great, what we are aimed at is a practice that goes beyond just the physical and improves as many aspects of our lives…
Learn Like a Human: EMP Podcast 35
Jan 13 • 61 min
It might seem obvious, but it’s incredibly important to understand that humans are complex. Not only are we physically complex, but we’re cognitively, emotionally, and socially complex as well. This is in big part because we must survive in a world that…
The Heroic Journey, Parkour and Jordan Peterson: EMP Podcast 34
Jan 6 • 45 min
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a story is worth countless lessons. Each person who listens to a tale can see it freshly from the frame of their own life experiences and glean from it a level of wisdom that may have never been otherwise…
The Heroic Quest: EMP Podcast 33
Dec 16, 2019 • 17 min
Have you ever sat down by a campfire and listened with rapt attention to a well-told tale? Before we had books, video games and movies this was our most important form of entertainment. Stories are more than just a means of entertainment though, they are…
The Why, What and How of Evolve Move Play: EMP Podcast 32
Dec 9, 2019 • 30 min
What does movement mean to you? Is it just a fun pastime? Maybe you use it as a tool to reach certain health markers or become more attractive? Is it a grueling obligation or some form of punishment you put yourself through to make up for unhealthy life…
Moving Beyond Mindfulness with Mark Walsh: EMP Podcast 31
Dec 4, 2019 • 58 min
Greetings everybody and welcome back to the Evolve Move Play Podcast! We’ve taken a bit of time off to focus on running retreats and releasing our Natural Parkour Online Course. It will be a few weeks before we are ready to get the podcast running again…
Aaron Cantor Interviews Rafe: EMP Podcast 30
Sep 10, 2019 • 76 min
We recently held our 2019 Return to the Source seminar and by all accounts it was the best event we’ve put on to date. What started years ago as a three day parkour seminar in nature has blossomed and evolved into an event that time and time again brings…
Playing With Movement With Todd Hargrove: EMP Podcast 29
Jul 13, 2019 • 60 min
RETURN TO THE SOURCE AUTUMN RETREAT! Oct 3-6th https://www.evolvemoveplay.com/ev_event/autumn-retreat-2019/ TODAY’S EPISODE Motivation seems to be a big problem. The cost of being a member at your average gym is about $60 a month yet every year about 5.1…
The Transformative Power of Chaos with Jozef Frucek: EMP Podcast 28
Jun 26, 2019 • 81 min
Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle asserts that we are always operating in a state of limited understanding. No matter how many variables we take into consideration, no matter how long we worry and fret, we can never have all the data since the amount of…
Finding Balance with Soisci Porchetta: EMP Podcast 27
Jun 18, 2019 • 98 min
“To me, ultimately martial arts means honestly expressing yourself… Now it’s very difficult to do. It is easy for me to put on a show and be cocky… I can make all kinds of phony things and be blinded by it. Or I can show you some really fancy movement.…
A Road Map To Self Transformation With Mark Walsh - EMP Podcast 26
Jun 11, 2019 • 72 min
In this complex and chaotic world, there are an endless array of hobbies, past times, disciplines and studies that can be woven into the tapestry of our lives and choosing the ones that are capable of enriching our existence in the most broadly applicable…
How to Solve Problems and Cultivate Wisdom with John Vervaeke: EMP Podcast 25
Jun 4, 2019 • 113 min
***Listen to our first conversation with John Vervaeke https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/meaning-crisis-role-movement-practice-john-vervaeke/id1349557801?i=1000434529380 *** As living, thinking creatures, we are constantly faced with problems that…
Exploring Technical Development in Parkour with Ryan Ford: EMP Podcast 24
May 28, 2019 • 79 min
One of the biggest difficulties in progressing as an athlete is deciding on how to structure a training program to best meet the goals that they have set out for themselves. It requires an honest assessment of many different factors such as physical,…
Reconnecting to the Way of Parkour With Thomas Couetdic: EMP Podcast 23
May 21, 2019 • 70 min
“…the sea’s only gifts are harsh blows and, occasionally, the chance to feel strong. Now, I don’t know much about the sea, but I do know that that’s the way it is here. And I also know how important it is in life not necessarily to be strong but to feel…
The Ecology of Self Transformation with Simon Thakur: Evolve Move Play Podcast 22
May 14, 2019 • 70 min
Humans are complex and so is the world through which we navigate. Often times the things we don’t pay attention to have an astounding influence on our ability to accomplish our goals and grow as individuals. Subtleties in how we breathe, how we stand, how…
A Taste for the Struggle with Saza Sevo: Evolve Move Play Podcast 21
May 7, 2019 • 104 min
What makes a practice sustainable? What is it that enables someone to devote years of effort and intention to a study? What keeps the fires of motivation stoked and fueled throughout the trials and tribulations of our lives? Finding the answers to those…
Creating Stronger Communities With Play and Parkour: EMP Podcast Ep 20 with Caitlin Pontrella
Apr 29, 2019 • 84 min
This week on the Evolve Move Play Podcast we are very excited to have Caitlin Pontrella with us to discuss the importance of play in facilitating learning, developing physical, social & emotional capabilities, and building strong, inclusive communities.…
Exploring the Outer Limits of Parkour with Callum Powell: EMP Podcast 19
Apr 22, 2019 • 81 min
Parkour is a sport that, in many ways, is still in it’s infancy. The practice only began gaining traction in the late 90’s & early 00’s yet, in the short time since, we have seen an incredible surge of young athletes performing feats that previously had…
Facing Failure and Finding Freedom with Amos Rendao: EMP Podcast 18
Apr 15, 2019 • 87 min
For most people, the prospect of failure is highly intimidating. It’s uncomfortable and usually comes with some sort of consequence that can drastically alter our lives or the way we view ourselves. Commonly the approach is to try and avoid failure…
The Meaning Crisis and the Role of Movement Practice with John Vervaeke: EMP Podcast 17
Apr 9, 2019 • 99 min
The society we live in today is the safest and most prosperous society that has ever existed on the planet. The likelihood of dying due to illness, murder, or starvation have dramatically plummeted in the last 100 years. More people are being lifted out…
Exploring Intuition and Rationality with Marcello Palozzo: Evolve Move Play Podcast Episode 16
Apr 2, 2019 • 113 min
“The tao that can be told is not the eternal tao. The name that can be named is not the eternal name. The nameless is the mother of all things. The named gives rise to the 10,000 things.” -Tao Te Ching In today’s episode of the Evolve Move Play Podcast we…
The Power of Stories with Aaron Cantor: Evolve Move Play Podcast Episode 15
Mar 28, 2019 • 90 min
On this week’s episode of the Evolve Move Play podcast we talk with Aaron Cantor, an embodiment and movement teacher who has spent the last 15 years creating and sharing his Primal Practice. Over the course of an hour and a half we speak at length about…
Parkour for all ages: EMP episode 14 with Julie Angel
Mar 19, 2019 • 110 min
One of the most common questions I get from people who are interested in taking on the practice of parkour is “Am I too old for this?” Always the answer is no. Parkour is for everyone. It’s the practice of moving our bodies more gracefully and efficiently…
Evolution, broken solutions, and the problem of updating with Razib Khan
Aug 28, 2018 • 92 min
In this episode of the Evolve Move Play Podcast, well known genetics, evolution and history blogger Razib Khan is my guest, I have been following Razib’s work since 2005 and he has been a major influence in understanding Evolution and Genetics in depth.…
What is Embodiment training with Mark Walsh
Jul 30, 2018 • 102 min
This week my guest is Mark Walsh teacher of the Embodied yoga principles and embodied facilitator course. We dive deep into the intersection between, somatics, movement based therapy, yoga and martial arts and what embodiment training is all about.
Jozef Frucek Interview 1
Feb 15, 2018 • 72 min
Check out all our podcasts at www.evolvemoveplay.com/evolve-move-play-podcast Jozef Frucek is of the most inspirational movement teachers I have encountered and Fighting Monkey is an incredible practice. He was on fire in this interview. We were all over…
Breaking the Jump with Stephane Vigroux EMP Ep. 8
Feb 15, 2018 • 102 min
Stephane Vigroux can speak to this personally, in 2001 right before parkour exploded into mainstream consciousness Stephane tore his knee during a shoot for Nike. This was one of the earliest commerical shoots for parkour and at that time Stephane was one…
Power, Choice and Virtue: With Rory Miller
Feb 15, 2018 • 53 min
“There is no better way to keep good people weak, then to tell them they will magically become bad people if become powerful.”” This weeks podcast features a second sit down with celebrated self defense author Rory Miller. In this episode we dig deep…
Movement Ecology with Katy Bowman.
Feb 15, 2018 • 53 min
Last week we introduced our new podcast season with discussion of nutrition from a brain based perspective focused on food but looking at how products in general hijack our reward centers. This week we are looking at nutrition and the problems of the…
The Neuroscience of overeating, with Stephane Guyenet: EMP Podcast Ep. 6
Jan 8, 2018 • 110 min
Why do we get fat? Why do we overeat? Many people think it’s because of too many carbs, others claim it’s due to much fat. The answer is more complicated and it has implications that stretch far beyond diet. We get fat in large part because modern…
EMP Podcast With Simon Thakur
Dec 20, 2016 • 72 min
Simon Thakur is one of my absolute favorite thinkers in natural movement. It was an honor and pleasure to recently get the chance to teach with and learn from him we sat down and recorded a few days after a camp he runs that I guest coached at. Topic…
EMP Podcast With Tom Weksler
Dec 20, 2016 • 38 min
Enjoy this great conversation with amazing mover and movement thinker Tom Weksler. One of my favorite interviews so far. Lots to think about in the art of coaching and self cultivation that was brought up here. Concepts covered include Minimalism in…
EMP Podcast with Rory Miller
Mar 16, 2016 • 60 min
This one is going to be controversial. Like it or not violence was major feature of human evolution, to understand ourselves and the movement capacities we have its a vital thing to study and few people have seen as deeply into that world as Rory Miller.…
The long body with Frank Forencich: EMP podcast episode 3
Feb 26, 2016 • 74 min
Frank Forencich of Exuberant Animal was one of the really early influential thinkers on applying the evolutionary paleo perspective to movement practice, one of the first great play advocates and great author.
EMP Podcast #1 - Kelly And Juliet Starrett
Dec 11, 2015 • 82 min
We are super excited to share our first ever Evolve Move Play podcast featuring Kelly Starrett and Juliet Starrett. We had an awesome discussion on how to balance natural movement and formal movement practice in a modern life and much much more.