The London Roar Podcast





Take a look inside the International Swimming League and follow the London Roar in their quest to reach the grand final on the London Roar Podcast. With exclusive access to the Roar swimmers and coaches, you'll get the best insight and analysis of the ISL's second season, as we go behind the scenes with the team, and get the lowdown on life in the Budapest swimming bubble.

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London Roar Podcast Episode 7 – Season Review with Rob Woodhouse

It was a thrilling conclusion to ISL 2020 as Cali Condors ran out convincing winners in the season finale with the London Roar in a creditable third place. In this season wrap Steve Katie and Bob are joined by Roar general manger Rob Woodhouse to look back at the highs and lows of Budapest and to get some insight into team tactics, recruitment and what we can expect from ISL season 3 in 2021.

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London Roar Podcast Episode 6 – Adam Peaty & Kira Toussaint

After an exciting semi final that saw the Roar book their ISL final place, we’re joined by Adam Peaty and Kira Toussaint who both broke world records in the Duna Arena pool. Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers also joins us from Sydney to give us a Roar From Offshore with his thoughts on events in Budapest.

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London Roar Podcast Episode 5 – Freya Anderson and James Guy

A hard fought double header closed the regular season for the Roar as they secured their semi final place. With eyes now turning to the knockout rounds we caught up with freestyle superstar Freya Anderson and Olympic silver medallist James Guy to get the lowdown on the two matches.

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London Roar Podcast Episode 4 – Alia Atkinson and Annie Lazor

A hard fought win for the Roar in the latest round of matches as they held off a strong challenge from the LA Current and the Tokyo Frog Kings to maintain their winning start. Bob, Katie and Steve catch up with two of the swimmers key to that victory in Alia Atkinson and Annie Lazor, to talk about coming through in a tight match, taking on the skins and what was going on behind the blocks between rounds, and dive into the novel world of breaststroke tumble turns.

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London Roar Podcast Episode 3 – Aimee Willmott and Tom Dean

The Roar had a week off competition this week, but face a stern test this weekend as they take on LA Current, the Tokyo Frog Kings and DC Trident in their second match of the ISL. Bob, Katie and Steve spoke to Aimee Willmott and Tom Dean about the challenge they will face from their rivals.

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London Roar Podcast Episode 2 – Sydney Pickrem & Luke Greenbank

It was a dominant win for the Roar in their opening ISL match with plenty to consider for Bob, Katie and Steve in the second London Roar Podcast.

We’re joined by Sydney Pickrem and Luke Greenbank to discuss a winning start while Kyle Chalmers provides the first Roar From Offshore and gives us his view on the result. We also test out how well all three of them know their Roar team mates with a game of “Lion or Lying”

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London Roar Podcast Episode 1 – ISL Season 2 Preview

The second season of the International Swimming League is nearly upon us with the teams ready in the Budapest bubble as the big kick off nears.

In this season preview we look forward to an exciting season of swimming and look at London’s chances of going one better than in 2019, consider who the key recruits are and what impact the Australian withdrawal has had in the company of Mel Marshall and Rob Woodhouse

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Introducing the London Roar Podcast

Pullbuoy has joined forces with the London Roar for the second season of the International swimming league to bring you the London Roar Podcast.

We’ll go behind the scenes with the team, with exclusive access to the swimmers and staff, to bring you the lowdown on life in the Budapest swimming bubble as the battle for places in the ISL grand final rages.

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