Total Sports Northumberland
Episode 16: Wes Wolfe

Episode 16: Wes Wolfe

August 18, 2021

Cobourg Cougars head coach Wes Wolfe joins the podcast to chat about team and league news for the Ontario Junior Hockey League club as well as his fundraising marathon run this Sunday.

Episode 15: Rob Snoek

Episode 15: Rob Snoek

August 10, 2021

Port Hope's Rob Snoek joins the podcast from Tokyo, Japan where the Summer Olympic games have just concluded. The three-time Paralympian turned broadcaster did play-by-play for swimming and reporting for track and field during CBC's Olympic coverage. He's currently preparing for the Paralympics during which he will do play-by-play for wheelchair basketball. Rob talks about that as well as the athletes he watched compete at the Olympics. 

Episode 14: James du Manoir and Chris Van Zeyl

Episode 14: James du Manoir and Chris Van Zeyl

July 21, 2021

Ottawa GeeGees offensive lineman James du Manoir chats about his time playing high school football in Cobourg for the St. Mary Thunder and now at the university level. He also joins the conversation with two-time Grey Cup champion and the 2019 CFL Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman Chris Van Zeyl.

Episode 13: Dominika Jamnicky and Mike Bolt

Episode 13: Dominika Jamnicky and Mike Bolt

July 14, 2021

Port Hope native Dominika Jamnicky chats about being named an alternate for the Canadian Olympic triathlon team in Tokyo.

Keeper of the Cup Mike Bolt, a former Cobourg area resident, joins to talk about his 20 years traveling the world with the Stanley Cup.

Episode 12: Dr. Alban Merepeza

Episode 12: Dr. Alban Merepeza

July 8, 2021

Host Jeff Gard chats with Dr. Alban Merepeza, a Port Hope chiropractor who is heading to Tokyo to work at his seventh Olympic Games.

Dr. Merepeza talks about his expectations for Tokyo and some of the notable athletes he will be working with, including Canadian sprinters Andre de Grasse, Crystal Emmanuel and Khamica Bingham as well as Trinidad javelin thrower Keshorn Walcott.

Episode 11: Todd Denault and Christine Girard

Episode 11: Todd Denault and Christine Girard

June 30, 2021
Cobourg author Todd Denault, who has also been a big contributor to minor sports locally, chats about the Montreal Canadiens and his books, including A Season in Time: Super Mario, Killer, St. Patrick, the Great One and the Unforgettable 1992-93 NHL Season. 
Host Jeff Gard also speaks with Christine Girard, a two-time Olympic medalist for Canada in weightlifting. She placed fourth at the 2008 Olympics before it was later upgraded to bronze, and bronze in 2012 before it was later upgraded to gold.
Episode 10: Reghan Chadwick and Matt Stajan

Episode 10: Reghan Chadwick and Matt Stajan

June 23, 2021

Athlete Spotlight guest Reghan Chadwick, 16, of Port Hope talks about her hockey background and heading to Kingston this fall to play for the U20 Ice Wolves. She also joins the conversation with Matt Stajan, who recounts his challenge to make it to the OHL with the Belleville Bulls before playing over 1,000 NHL games with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames.

Episode 9: Macie Hackney and Kaleigh Rafter

Episode 9: Macie Hackney and Kaleigh Rafter

June 16, 2021

Athlete Spotlight guest Macie Hackney, a catcher who plays softball for the Cobourg Angels and played hockey in the West Northumberland Girls association, talks about her sports background and has questions for Canadian women's softball catcher Kaleigh Rafter, who talks about preparing to return to the Olympics for the first time since 2008.

Episode 8: Grace Jenkins and Kyle Shewfelt

Episode 8: Grace Jenkins and Kyle Shewfelt

June 10, 2021

Athlete Spotlight guest Grace Jenkins of Port Hope, who excels in a number of sports, including gymnastics, rugby, running and swimming, talks about her sports background and also joins the conversation with the 2004 Olympic champion in artistic gymnastics Kyle Shewfelt. Kyle talks about his gymnastics career and his new book Make it Happen.

Episode 7: Tim Larry, Brady Gilmour and Tyler Longo

Episode 7: Tim Larry, Brady Gilmour and Tyler Longo

June 2, 2021
Former ENSS coach Tim Larry chats about regional and OFSAA track and field.
Grafton's Brady Gilmour, now playing hockey for the University of New Brunswick, shares his experiences from the 2015 OHL draft.
Quinte Red Devils president and U16 coach Tyler Longo talks about Cobourg players who hope to hear their names called at the OHL draft this weekend. 
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