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Passin Dimes, powered by Momentum Pro Sports, is a lighthearted volleyball podcast focusing on the great people in our sport and their stories. New episode every Friday!

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This week the tables have turned for Passin Dimes 2nd Anniversary! Friend of the show Eric Simon (Episode 133) steps up and offers to host an episode to interview co-creator and host of Passin Dimes, Josh Nichol. 

Josh started his coaching career over 18 years ago when he started coaching while in high school. Since then Josh has coached club for DRVC, Interclub, Leaside and Titans, school volleyball with Upper Canada College and Bishop Strachan School. Josh was lucky enough to restart the George Brown Men's program in 2010 where the team would go on to make the playoffs 3/5 years, have an Academic All Canadian and win East Coach of the Year. Josh has also coached Team Ontario on the beach and indoor sides at National Team Challenge Cup and Canada Games. Most recently Josh was named Interim Head Coach of the Men's Next Gen program for Team Canada Beach. Hear about all of this and more. 

We hope you enjoy this episode. If you've read this far please, please, please leave a comment, a 5 Star review and the best compliment you can give the show is telling your friends about us!  
 
We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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April 12, 2021

Sharp Cuts EP.8

Sharp Cuts welcomes National Team Player, Indoor and Beach, Kentucky Wildcats Alumni, and Big Deal at the Preds Volleyball Club, Becky Pavan and Queens Assistant Coach, Master of Coaching, former Head Coach of Niagara Knights, Natasha Spaling to the show! The squad talks about the support women get in the volleyball community, differences between the mens and women's game and transitioning from a player to coach. 

We hope you enjoy this episode. Please leave a comment, a 5 Star review and the best compliment you can give the show is telling your friends about us!  
 
We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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Lexi Pollard joins us after finishing her first year of pro in Sweden! Lexi played for the Barrie Elites and Aurora Storm growing up before attending the University of Windsor. Lexi is the first female Lancer to turn pro! 
 
We hope you enjoy this episode. Please leave a comment, a 5 Star review and the best compliment you can give the show is telling your friends about us!  
 
We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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April 5, 2021

Sharp Cuts EP.7

Sharp Cuts welcomes Olympians and Father - Son Duo, Don and Ben Saxton! The squad talks about the business of volleyball, volleyball families, a little east vs west discussion and so much more! Don and his family own and operate  The Volley Dome in Calgary and Ben started the NBVL, so these two know what it takes to run a volleyball business. 

We hope you enjoy this episode. Please leave a comment, a 5 Star review and the best compliment you can give the show is telling your friends about us!  
 
We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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Gabe Burlacu has represented Canada over 22 times including Youth World Championships, FISU Games, Norceca and the FIVB World Tour, earning 9 Top 10 Finishes! In this episode we discuss his start in volleyball, University of Windsor, his start in beach, playing with different partners, and his choice to move and train in BC. 
 
We hope you enjoy this episode. Please leave a comment, a 5 Star review and the best compliment you can give the show is telling your friends about us!  
 
We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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March 29, 2021

Sharp Cuts EP.6

Fan voted top guest John May and 3X Olympian Mark Heese join the show to discuss the connections between John, Garrett and Mark, coaching and the Next Generation of Beach Volleyball.

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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March 26, 2021

The Sara Putt Show EP.148

Florida State star Sara Putt joins the show to talk about NCAA, AVP, NVL Volleyball and her approach to the game. Sara was named to the CCSA All-Tournament x2, AVCA Top Flight Award, Preseason All-CCSA, 3X ACC Academic Honor Roll, AVCA All-American and is a NCAA National Finalist. 

We hope you enjoy this episode, please leave a 5 Star review and tell your friends. Stay Excellent!

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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March 22, 2021

Sharp Cuts EP.5

This week Garrett and Josh are joined by Andrew Kocur, Tomas Sorra and fan voted top guest John May! The squad discusses the business of volleyball, beach and indoor players and when do you have to choose, Estonia and their love of volleyball and so much more! 

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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Ian Eibbitt has done it all! He played for the Scarborough Solars growing up, represented Team Ontario at the Canada Games, competed on the Labatt Tour before moving into a leadership role as tournament director, commentator and more. Ian was one of the owners of Overkill, the world famous Canadian Volleyball Clothing Brand. Many would know Ian as the Director of Camp Madawaska. As a coach Eibbitt has coached with Leaside Volleyball Club, Durham Attack, Team Ontario, and Team Canada. He has earned the reputation as one of the best team building and leadership coaches in the country. We cover all of this and more in his episode. 

 

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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March 15, 2021

Sharp Cuts EP.4

Garrett and Josh are joined by returning guest Jake MacNeil and from Episode 19 of the Passin Dimes Podcast, Joel Hannan! This week the squad discusses "twisted history" of our sport and plays out "what if" situations including what if Garrett doesn't go to U21 Worlds, instead Sam plays with Dan Dearing, or if Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena move to Qatar and compete internationally for them and finally what if the court was still 9x9m. We finish with a discussion about what our sport needs and the role of commentary at all levels. 

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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Nathan Groenveld is a 2x OUA Champion, 1st Team All Canadian, OUA Player of the Year, National Team Alumni, Former Niagara College Head Coach winning an OCAA Championship and CCAA Bronze and current Head Coach of the York Lions. 

Nate shares his playing career and how he got into coaching. We take a deep dive into his coaching process and how he loves to go down the rabbit hole and look into the details of player development. 

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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March 8, 2021

Sharp Cuts EP.3

Episode 3 of Sharp Cuts is here! Garrett and Josh are joined by returning guests Dan Dearing, Oscar Kahu and new guest...Canadian Olympian, U21 World Champion and all round good guy Sam Schachter! 

The squad discusses their "welcome" to the tour moment, McDonalds in China, life on tour, relentless self belief and so much more! 

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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Volleyball Guru Nathan Janzen joins the show! Nathan is currently an assistant coach with the McMaster Marauders Women's Team. Nathan has coached high school, club, Team Ontario, Canada Games, Team Canada, and was Head Coach of the Niagara Knights Women's Team of the OCAA. Nathan is a Data Volley expert who uses his knowledge of data to effect training any player development. 

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
 
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March 1, 2021

Sharp Cuts Ep. 2

Sharp Cuts Episode 2 features Garrett May, Josh Nichol, the Big Shooter himself John May and the Real Deal Jake MacNeil! The group discusses their ignition point when they fell in love with volleyball, how they handle chirping and tough situations, how long an NBA team would need before they can win USports and so much more! 

Be sure to check out Club Json at https://www.clubjson.com/ Use promo code dimes to get 15% off your order. Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping!
 
We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
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Steven Abrams makes his second appearance on the show and this time brings rising star Jonny Pickett! Both Abrams and Pickett are training with Team Canada at the National Excellence Program (NEP) and have represented Canada at Youth World Championships on the beach. During league play the two friends are rivals as Steven plays for the Windsor Lancers and Jonny plays for the Guelph Gryphons. 

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Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping!

We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com!

We hope you enjoyed this episode! Please give us a 5 Star Review and tell your friends about the show! Stay Excellent Friends 

 

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February 22, 2021

Sharp Cuts Episode 1

Welcome to the first ever episode of Sharp Cuts! Passin Dimes has joined forces with Garrett May and Yes Guy Gaming to bring you a new show concept. Get ready from some hot takes, strong opinions, enemies to become friends, friends to become enemies and a good time to be had by all. 

Joining Josh and Garrett this week is Oscar Kahu, member of Crush Volleyball Club, Canada's #1 Beach Crew, George Brown Huskies and creator of Volley Chirps. Also joining the show is the man, the myth, the legend Dan Dearing! Dan is an alumni of Pakmen Volleyball Club and York University. Dan is training with Team Canada Beach where he continues to add to his legacy in our sport. 

Please leave a comment and a 5 Star review! Stay Excellent Friends! 

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February 19, 2021

The Pierce Johnson Show EP.143

Pierce Johnson joins the show to talk about growing up in the Chatham Kent area, being everyone's rival with CK in high school volleyball, playing club for the Ballhawks and LVC, his career as a Windsor Lancer, and now currently working with the National Excellence Program in Gatineau.  

Pierce has represented Canada at FISU Games twice, won OUA West Player of the Year, and is a 2x Windsor Lancer Male Athlete of the Year. 

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We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com!

We hope you enjoyed this episode! Please give us a 5 Star Review and tell your friends about the show! Stay Excellent Friends 

 

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The one and only Sebastian Lethbridge joins the show! Seb has accomplished a lot in our sport! He's a provincial champion and national medalist at the club level, a Beach Nationals Silver Medalist, 3x OCAA Champion, CCAA National Champion and 3x Medalist, has represented Canada the Youth level and FISU games. He was named "Mr. Volleyball" and won the Ken Davies award from the Ontario Volleyball Association. We are lucky to have Sebastian take the time to tell us about his career and pass on some great tips! 

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We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 

 

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Jason Trepanier is the Executive Director of Volleyball Nova Scotia’s. Before joining VNS Jason was the Technical Director for the Ontario Volleyball Association. Jason deserves a lot of credit for his work implementing Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD). He has also overseen and developed policies and procedures for the Regional Teams, Provincial Teams, Beach Tours, Indoor Competitions, Club Accreditation, High Performance Sport Initiative and Quest for Gold programs.
 
As a player Jason represented Team Canada at the World Cup and Pan Am Games, as well as professionally in six countries over seven years. Jason won a CIS Silver Medal with the Dalhousie Tigers. 
 
Be sure to check out Club Json at https://www.clubjson.com/ Use promo code dimes to get 15% off your order. Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping!
 
We couldn't be more excited to partner with Momentum Pro Camps. Momentum Pro Camps runs volleyball camps across Ontario, bringing professional athletes, coaches and resources to communities, clubs and partners. Follow Momentum on social media @momentumprocamps for updates and details on future programs, or email them at contact@momentumprocamps.com! Stay Excellent Friends 
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January 29, 2021

The Shayne White Show EP.140

Waterloo Warriors Head Coach Shayne White joins the show! Shayne has an impressive coaching resume that includes Team Canada Junior National Team Assistant, Head Coach and Assistant Coach of the Wilfred Laurier Men's and Women's programs, Canada Games, OVA Indoor Development Coach, Team Ontario mentor coach and much more! 

We hope you enjoyed the Shayne White Show! He shared some amazing stories and great coaching tips. Please leave a 5 Star Review and keep those comments coming!

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January 22, 2021

The Mark Burik Show EP.139

USA Star, AVP Vet, and 5xNorceca Medalist, Mark Burik joins the show! Mark is currently the CEO/Head Coach of https://www.betteratbeach.com/ 

Mark has played on all major tours and represented the USA at the Pan Am Games in Peru! On the indoor side Mark played at George Mason University before playing professionally in Sweden, Norway, and Croatia. Mark shared so many amazing stories from his playing and coaching career as well as some amazing road stories. 

We are over the moon to partner with Club J.Son and support friend of the show Jeff Millar. Check out their clothing at https://www.clubjson.com/ Use promo code dimes to get 15% off your order. Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping! 

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Katarina Pantovic has already accomplished so much in our sport! She was a Team Canada's Youth National Team where she represented us at Norceca and World Championships. Most recently she trained with our Full Time Training Group. She has also been a member of Team BC and is a Canada Cup Gold Medalist. With Thunder Volleyball Club she is a provincial champion, all-star and MVP. Kat is also a superstar on the beach where she has represented Team BC at the Canada Cup and finished 9th at the Vancouver Open. Katarina is currently a member of the Cal Berkeley Golden Bears where she will play for the Indoor and Beach Varsity Teams. 

We are over the moon to partner with Club J.Son and support friend of the show Jeff Millar (episode 36!). Check out their clothing at https://www.clubjson.com/ Use promo code dimes to get 15% off your order. Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping!

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Frank St-Denis is a life long learner. Frank is the co-creator of the From the First Chair Podcast and has coached at the High School, Club, Provincial Team, Canada Games and National Team levels. Frank shares some great tips on athlete identification, seasonal planning, teaching and learning. 

We hope you enjoyed this episode! Please leave a 5 Star Review and keep those comments coming!

We are over the moon to partner with Club J.Son and support friend of the show Jeff Millar. Check out their clothing at https://www.clubjson.com/ Use promo code dimes to get 15% off your order. Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping!

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Superstar Autumn Bailey makes her second appearance on the show! Autumn is currently with Team Canada's Women's Indoor Team. An injury caused her to miss her pro season in Italy this year. Autumn tells us all about her injury and her rehab program. She also shares Tom Black stories, attacking tips and so much more! 

We hope you enjoyed Autumn's second time on the show! Please leave a 5 Star Review and keep those comments coming!

We are over the moon to partner with Club J.Son and support friend of the show Jeff Millar. Check out their clothing at https://www.clubjson.com/ Use promo code dimes to get 15% off your order. Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping!

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Canadian Star Setter Dustin Schneider joins the show to tell us about his career. Dustin played for the University of Winnipeg Wesmen in where he won the CIS championship in 2007 and was named Championship MVP. Dustin would go on to join our National Team in 2007 where he would help Canada earn medals at the Norceca Championships in 2011, 2013 and 15, lead Canada to World League Finals and a bronze medal at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto. Professionally Dustin played in Austria, Portugal, France, Poland and Israel. 

We hope you enjoyed the Dustin Schneider Show! He shared some amazing stories and great setting tips. Please leave a 5 Star Review and keep those comments coming!

We are over the moon to partner with Club J.Son and support friend of the show Jeff Millar. Check out their clothing at https://www.clubjson.com/ Use promo code dimes to get 15% off your order. Any order over $99 in North America will get free shipping!

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