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executive athletes Podcast with ken lubin

October 30th, 2020

Ken talks with Paralympic Athlete, Lex Gillette and discuss his hard-won journey to excellence.

Sight School Episode 10: Can You be Blind and Independent?

October 8th, 2020

 

In the episode, we discuss what independence looks like for people who are blind or visually impaired. Those who can't see can still live a productive without feeling as if they are a burden to those around them. We will share the skills and experiences we have gained over the years to help us be as independent as possible.

kpbs - npr sports

AUGUST 9Th, 2020

Team USA Track and Field Paralympian Lex Gillette tells NPR how he's staying competition ready now that the 2020 Olympic Games have been put off by a year.

 

 

See a transcript of the  conversation here.

The See-Through Podcast

JUly 9th, 2020

Lex Gillette (Blind Paralympic Athlete) joins the podcast to discuss being a world record holding long-jumper, the difference between having sight and having a vision, and his side project: singing.

NBC 7

may 19th, 2020

The local NBC affiliate and reporter Todd Strain had questions about Lex and his growing collection of Air Jordans.

Read it here!

 

OUR ATHLETES

April 7th, 2020
Michael Rasile has conversations with Olympic Athletes, Hopefuls, and Legends on their story and path to the games. It only makes sense he would sit down with Lex and share his story.

Beautiful Work Podcast with Dan Krikorian

October 16th, 2020

Dan sits down with Paralympic Athlete and World Record Holder, Lex Gillette. They discuss Lex's journey as a blind athlete, breaking the world record in the long jump, facing fear, building resilience, the power of music and sports, and much more.

 

The injured athletes club

august 27th, 2020

Even after Lex became an elite Paralympic track and field athlete, he faced injuries and other setbacks—including a long jump gone wrong on the world stage that required a near-instant recalibration, a story he retells dramatically on this week’s episode.

FOR THE LONG RUN W/ JONATHAN LEVITT

AUGUST 1ST, 2020

Join Jonathan and Lex as they discuss the delay of the Olympics and Paralympic games, his story, motivation, gratitude, and the meaning of life.

https://open.spotify.com/episode/3hqnvInjD4ITLN3uP5PeXV?si=KbkWYIo0ROe64Dte5dU-Tw

HAPPINESS IN PROGRESS w/ DANIELLE CRAIG

JUNE 20th, 2018
Lex talks "Finding Vision" with Danielle.  

LIMITLESS MINDS PRESENTS THE WAY THROUGH

MAY 5th, 2020

Trevor Moawad, a renowned Mental Conditioning expert and strategic advisor to some of the world's most elite performers, sits down with Lex Gillette and his guide Wesley William.

View the webinar here! (Sign-in required)

DREAM BIG PODCAST w/ BOB GOFF & FRIENDS

JULY 24th, 2019
Lex talks with Bob Goff about what it means to Dream Big!  

Team Panasonic: Progress Powered by Passion

January 8th, 2020
The enemy of our next achievement is the view of our past success. #TeamPanasonic Lex Gillette’s untiring effort for improvement has him always reaching for more.   Read about Lex, Michael Phelps and the rest of Team Panasonic!
  And to learn how Panasonic has helped create the US Olympic/Paralympic Museum, a triumph of both tech and inclusiveness, read here!

Sight School Episode 8: Living in a Pandemic Blind

September 24th, 2020

In this episode, Markeith, Lex and Joe discuss their daily interactions and some small struggles with social distancing, mask-wearing, and how to navigate Covid-19 as people who are blind and visually impaired.

 

Team USA FROM ERIN POPOVICH TO LEX GILLETTE, MEET 10 PARALYMPIANS WHO HAVE PAVED THE WAY FOR FUTURE TEAM USA ATHLETES

August 23rd, 2020

While there are countless people that have contributed to the rising of the Paralympic Movement, here are 10 athletes that have done a great deal to advance the movement.

CALM PRESENTS THE SPARK

JULY 28th, 2020

Lex recounts his incredible journey on Calm’s new audio series The Spark, explaining the power of visualization.

Listen to Lex's story here! (Sign-in required)

Olympic Channel's hidden talents

june 5th, 2020
Lex talks about music and how it helps him to communicate with others. To listen to his original song 'Test of Time' in its entirety, view his #AskLex response here.

additional appearances


WOrds with friends HOSTED BY PHIL M. JONES  - July 31st, 2020

Vision: We talk quite a bit about seeing the big picture…a vision that will allow you to architect your own success.

Listen here.

the eyes free sports podcast  w/ Greg LIndberg - July 25th, 2020

In Episode 16 of the Eyes Free Sports podcast, we caught up with Lex Gillette, one of the top blind track and field athletes in the world and multiple-time beep baseball champion.

Listen here.

PRN: Airbnb Announces Summer Festival- July 16th, 2020

Lex joins other Olympic and Paralympic athletes for a summer filled with great experiences.

Learn more.

trackcast by triplejumpers- July 5th, 2020

Lex talks about the highs and lows of his career, what motivates him and how it is to jump without seeing. It's a really great episode.

Listen here.


Intel Newsroom Four Team USA Athletes Join Team Intel - June 22nd, 2020

Intel announced its support for four athletes who will represent Team Intel on the path to Tokyo 2020. These U.S. athletes are the first group to join Team Intel for the Tokyo Games: Lex Gillette (Paralympic track and field), Ashton Eaton (track and field), Nneka Ogwumike (basketball) and Noah Lyles (track and field).

Read more here.

Athlete Maestro Podcast - june 10th, 2020

Lex talks about the importance of vision and creating goals with Tola Ogunlewe.

Share's Learning in the time of coronavirus - June 10th, 2020

Lex shares what it’s like to be a paralympic athlete and a mentor.

Watch on Vimeo.

choose inclusion podcast  #BlackVoicesMatter - June 3rd, 2020

Choose Inclusion uses their platform to bring Black Voices from every walk of life to their audience.

 


american insurance / dreambank - madison - may 28th, 2020

Lex talks "Finding Vision" with Jake.

Watch on Facebook here.

Team usa - may 27th, 2020

Stuart Lieberman marvels at Lex's Jordan collection.

Read it here!

Experience to lead - may 18th, 2020

Michael Rasile has conversations with Olympic Athletes, Hopefuls, and Legends on their story and path to the games.

Watch on YouTube here.

RUNNER'S WORLD - MAY 17th, 2020

Lex has a sweet collection of kicks!

Read here!


The Hakim Group's HG-Wellness Webinar - may 12th, 2020

Gavin Rebello interviews in this webinar, "How My Total Sight Loss Gave Me My Vision."

Watch on YouTube.

 

ACB RADIO'S ADVOCACY UPDATE - APRIL 28th, 2020

Clark Rachfal asks Lex how he's coping physically and mentally with the delay of the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games.

 

Team Panasonic Progress POwered by Passion- January 10th, 2020

Panasonic believes in the promise and power of technology to improve people’s lives. Lex is proud to join Team Panasonic with Sakura Kokumai, Michael Phelps, and Katie Ledecky.

Read the announcement here.

 

BLIND ABILITIES PODCAST - JUNE 22ND, 2019

Pete Lane and Jeff Thompson talk to Lex Gillette and discover what drives him to achieve such a high level of success.

View the full transcript here.


KILL CLIFF PODCAST - OCTOBER 16th, 2018

Lex talks about when he realized he was losing his sight, his Paralympics experiences, and much more.