Medals & More: A Conversation with Dame Katherine Grainger - Episode 3

Published 17 March 2020


Welcome to the third episode of Medals & More, the podcast taking you behind the scenes of British Olympic and Paralympic sport.

Hosted by Dame Katherine Grainger, Britain’s most decorated female Olympian and now the Chair of UK Sport, Medals & More provides you with a unique insight into the world of Olympic and Paralympic sport.

In this episode, we are joined by a special guest in former England cricket captain and opener Sir Andrew Strauss. In a hugely revealing interview, Andrew discusses his journey to the pinnacle of English cricket, the remarkable 2005 Ashes series win and the many challenges he's faced in his role as captain, cricketer and Director of Cricket.

Katherine is also joined by Paula Dunn (Head Coach of the Athletics Paralympic Programme) and Greg Baker (Head Coach of the British Paralympic Table Tennis team) as they give their take on how to create a culture of success and ensure all athletes perform to their best when it really matters. 

Don't forget to subscribe and join us for the ride as we build towards the greatest show on earth in Tokyo this summer.  

Listen to our three episodes below or download here.   


Funding Partners
  • DCMS
  • TNL partners
Official Partners
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  • BUPA
  • IHG logo
Strategic Partners
  • British Olympic Association
  • Paralympics GB
  • Sport England
  • Sport Northern Ireland
  • Sport Wales
  • Sport Scotland