An interview with Lynda Madams – Melbourne Frontrunners

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Doing Sport Differently in partnership with VicHealth | Episode 12

An interview with Lynda Madams – Melbourne Frontrunners

Doing Sport Differently in partnership with VicHealth | Episode 12

An interview with Lynda Madams – Melbourne Frontrunners

Show Notes

Steve is joined by Lynda Madams from the Melbourne Frontrunners.

This international LGBTQIA+ walking/running organisation empowers and encourages anyone to get involved in any capacity, whether it’s for a social walk, or a competitive run!

Click here to learn how to attract new people to your club.

Key Takeaways

  • The importance of evolving participation options continuously.
  • The causal link between current numbers and options available and more examples of why clubs need to cater for as many as possible.
  • Helping ‘newbies’ feel welcome and showing them a clear pathway to develop at their own pace.
  • How important welcoming and safe spaces are.

About Our Guests

Lynda Madams is the president of the Melbourne Frontrunners and you can learn more about this great club via their website or Facebook page.

Originally livestreamed and recorded 14 October 2020 on Facebook | YouTube | Twitch

Music: The Vendetta by Stefan Kartenberg (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/JeffSpeed68/58628 Ft: Apoxode