The Eddie Jones Coaching Podcast
Joe Schmidt on teaching, relationships and communication
Season 2, Ep. 2
Season two of The Eddie Jones Coaching Podcast continues as former Ireland and Leinster head coach Joe Schmidt joins Eddie and RFU director of performance Conor O'Shea. Joe and Eddie recount how their days in teaching provided a grounding for coaching, we discuss Joe's journey from schoolboy coaching to Test rugby and how he approaches communicating with players.
The trio also talk about an interesting build-up to the week in Chicago where Joe guided Ireland to their first ever win over New Zealand, an incident with a plumber while living in France and the pressure of the job at the highest level.
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Justin Langer on Ben Stokes, rebuilding and mental challenges
Season 2, Ep. 5
Australia's all-time leading first class run scorer and current men's cricket head coach Justin Langer joins The Eddie Jones Coaching Podcast this week.Speaking ahead of the Twenty20 and One Day International series against England, Langer opens up on the rebuilding job he faced after taking charge following the ball-tampering scandal in 2018 where Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft were vanned, and how he went reintegrating them back into the team. He also opens up on 'the worst day of his career' as Ben Stokes' innings won a memorable Ashes game at Headingley in 2019 and the method he used to get the team to focus overcoming that disappointment to win the series.Along with Eddie and RFU director of performance Conor O'Shea, Langer also talks about preaching excellence, the mental challenges of being on tour in cricket and why he is glad he has experienced the tough times.Wherever you get your podcasts make sure you subscribe to get series two directly and you can also watch a video version in full on England Rugby's YouTube page.FOLLOW:England Rugby FacebookEngland Rugby InstagramEngland Rugby TwitterEngland Rugby YouTubeEngland Rugby TikTok
BONUS: Michael Lynagh & John Gallagher talk first clubs to winning the World Cup
Season 2, Ep. 4
Ahead of the Pitch Up for Rugby weekend on 12th and 13th September, The Eddie Jones Coaching Podcast spoke to World Cup winners Michael Lynagh and John Gallagher about their first rugby memories.Ex-Australia international Lynagh talks about he got into rugby back in Australia and how rugby culture differs from his time in Italy and England, while former All Black Gallagher recalls how he went from playing in south east London to winning the inaugural World Cup in 1987, as well as his experiences at local clubs before that. Eddie also talks about his first recollections when entering a club while recounting watching both Lynagh and Gallagher play internationals from his playing days, with RFU director of performance Conor O'Shea adds his memories too.Wherever you get your podcasts make sure you subscribe to get series two directly with Justin Langer and Joe Roff still to come this series.FOLLOW:England Rugby FacebookEngland Rugby InstagramEngland Rugby TwitterEngland Rugby TikTok
Danny Kerry on culture over performance and busy fools
Season 2, Ep. 3
An Olympic gold-winning coach is the next on The Eddie Jones Coaching Podcast as Great Britain and England international men's head coach Danny Kerry joins us.He talks to Eddie and RFU director of performance Conor O'Shea about his philosophy of culture over performance, his changing of coaching style after some hard hitting feedback after the 2008 Olympics and what it is like coming into an England Rugby training session at Pennyhill Park - and of course what it is like to guide a team to a gold medal with Team GB at Rio 2016.Wherever you get your podcasts make sure you subscribe to get series two directly with Justin Langer and Joe Roff still to come this series.FOLLOW:England Rugby FacebookEngland Rugby InstagramEngland Rugby TwitterEngland Rugby TikTok