The SportsParenthood podcast explores the influential role parents play in a kid's sports experience. Join fellow sports parents, John and Tiffany Bonasera, for in-depth conversations with sportspeople, coaches and professionals who'll provide practical, golden nuggets of information through their own stories and experiences. You'll find the weekly episodes engaging, entertaining and educational — it's easy listening for when you're ferrying your kids around or hanging out on the sideline. SportsParenthood is about giving helping you lift your game to support your active kids. Are you ready to dive in?

Episode 10 — 9 golden nuggets for sports parents

In episode 10 of SportsParenthood, you’ll hear nine golden nuggets of information for sports parents, hand-picked by us, your hosts, […]


Episode 11 — Iosia Soliola

He’s near the top of the list of the “rugby league nice-guy” files, winner of the prestigious 2019 Ken Stephen […]


Episode 12 — Kendrick Louis

From a young age, Kendrick’s parents said, ‘If there’s something you want, you’ve got to chase it until you get […]


Episode 13 — Dr Joann Lukins

“Kids can sniff out hypocrisy from 100 paces,” according to sports psychologist, Dr Joann Lukins. When’s the last time you […]


Episode 14 — Peta Carige

If athletes get their nutrition right, it’s FREE SPEED according to our guest this week, sports dietitian, Peta Carige. It […]


Episode 15 — David Mason

Football is the most popular organised sport in Australia with more than 1.76 million players, almost twice as many participants […]


Episode 16 — John Novak

Bouncing back from setbacks is everything in sport because if there’s one thing you can count on, there’ll always be […]


Episode 17 — Hamish McMaster

The‌ ‌fun‌ ‌factor. ‌We‌ ‌know‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌one‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌main‌ ‌reasons‌ ‌our‌ ‌kids‌ ‌play‌ ‌sport. And, it’s‌ ‌the‌ ‌reason‌ ‌most‌ […]


Episode 18 — Sarah Jamieson

In this episode, you’ll hear the conviction in Sarah Jamieson’s voice, on a topic close to her heart — the […]


Episode 19 — Joel Thompson

Professional rugby league player, Joel Thompson, has played more than 230 first grade games in the National Rugby League. In […]


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