The Socially Distant Sports Bar

The Socially Distant Sports Bar

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Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero have set up a bar to talk about Sports... But they get distracted and talk about Kimbo Slice, Cadfael and John Noakes... Join the bar on Twitter, Insta and Facebook @distantpod . Claim your free beers here - www.beer52.com/distant

Episodes

Episode 48: Paper Pants

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet in the bar every Tuesday to chat… for bonus content head to www.patreon.com/distantpodSteff's Documentary Choice: Free Solo https://amzn.to/3bOqlMzElis’ Book Choice:The Mixer: The Story of Premier League Tactics, from Route One to False Nines by Michael Cox https://amzn.to/3b647GvThis week’s clipsMike: Mike Kearney and Stephen Garcia at Anfield.https://youtu.be/6HysSJr9-54Mike: Eric Morecombe commentating on Luton Town vs Bristol City, December 1973https://youtu.be/dfpLU3y5AX4Steff: Long Jumping Redefined https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fp7BclslUyoSteff: Lake Tahoe hosts NHL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9eMxBKpt0shttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gU5L-0CqyDcElis: The great Edgar Davids makes his debut for Barnethttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oW1SwgQ29JUElis: Usain Bolt wins 100m gold at the 2008 Olympicshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-urnlaJpOA
02/03/212h 35m

Episode 47: Top Vocal Act from the East

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero performed their first ever Live Stream and you can still stream it until 8pm on Tuesday 23rd February 2021Tickets cost £8 (£1 of that goes to the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation).You can buy tickets here https://link.dice.fm/NLDdhgrKfdb - it’s the only place you’ll ever hear the content, we’ll never use it as an episode.This week’s showMike’s Documentary choice: The Dawn Wall on Netflix. https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/81004270Steff’s Book Choice: Chasing Dean: Surfing America’s Hurricane States by Tom Anderson https://amzn.to/3qNZvKRMike: Sky Sports analysis, 1970s style.https://twitter.com/MundialMag/status/1360861324780187652?s=09Mike: Aerobics. So pointless.https://twitter.com/MundialMag/status/1361967072780165120?s=03Steff: Train track inside the ground https://twitter.com/blzzrd/status/1361302239286018048?s=21Steff: Willis Halaholo highlights https://twitter.com/cardiff_blues/status/1361745392614932486?s=21https://youtu.be/S1nrCE-5ifUhttps://youtu.be/m2FO49my1VgElis: Tom Dumoulin, when you’ve got to go, you’ve got to gohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2gr970HUV74&feature=youtu.beHere’s the post race interview he gave about ithttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8yHu7T3PVUElis: Roger Milla at the 1990 World Cup, at the age of 38https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ue8tWaniVFA
23/02/212h 32m

Episode 46: The Referee's a Plonker

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero are doing their first ever Live Stream on 21st February 2021 @ 8pm (GMT).Tickets cost £8 (£1 of that goes to the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation).You can buy tickets here https://link.dice.fm/NLDdhgrKfdbThe stream is available for 48 hours after the live broadcast and we’ll never use it as an episode on here.THIS WEEK'S SHOWElis’ documentary: Inspired to Ride on Amazon Prime https://amzn.to/3rPYdPtMike’s book choice - chosen by Elis instead… Secret Sins: Sex, Violence and Society in Carmarthenshire 1870-1920 by Russell Davies https://amzn.to/3rSYn8DClipsMike: Wales Scotland 1971https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/rugby-union/56037184Mike: Robot Hole in Onehttps://www.facebook.com/10643196329/posts/10157412595806330/Steff: Dan James nearly signs for Leeds https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CG_TDb4YpwM&t=188sSteff: Scottish Rugby Players singing Calon Lan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UF8yQOYbwXAElis: Wales 3 Belgium 1 October 1990https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VLaL7H1zRmAElis: Pembrokeshire’s traditional game Cnapan https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3421338581260871&id=512423982152360&anchor_composer=false
16/02/212h 28m

Episode 45: Stealing a Living

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero are doing their first ever Live Stream on 21st February 2021 @ 8pm (GMT).Tickets cost £8 (£1 of that goes to the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation).You can buy tickets here https://link.dice.fm/NLDdhgrKfdb The stream is available for 48 hours after the live broadcast and we’ll never use it as an episode on here.This week’s episodeDocumentary Choice from Steff: Golazzo: The Football Italia Story https://www.bt.com/sport/watch/video/catch-up/2020/march/bt-sport-films-golazzo-the-football-italia-story Book Choice from Elis: Curt: The Alan Curtis Story https://amzn.to/39GXlX9 Elis: Steven Gerrard’s slip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peym05ZaV_o(there’s a 2min highlights video of the game here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2HWs5z5n1sYElis: Middlesbrough legend Wilf Mannionhttps://twitter.com/MundialMag/status/1355796578305499139Buck Shelford. Tough.https://twitter.com/LlyrGrav/status/1356186939142111233?s=09Mike: Sean Taylor in the ProBowl.https://twitter.com/FieldYates/status/1355969077597114376?s=09Steff: Gerald Cordle, Martin Offiah and Will Carling in action https://twitter.com/BBCScrumV/status/1248853286075002882 Steff: Milner and Klopp https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3-_ApntOtaw
09/02/212h 27m

Episode 44: Very Blue Danube

We’re raising money this month for the Doddie Weir Foundation - please donate a £1 https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/distantpod?fbclid=IwAR3kS9mW5gk9yG11X-f6EwsUdSr1jONfNTNqUpHCWB7KO8QtgI1rivjnpHkMike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about real stag nights, Bing and Occam's RazorDocumentary Choice from Mike: House of Flying Arrows https://amzn.to/3jcsMLZBook Choice from Steff: https://amzn.to/39Bd8GXThis week’s clipsMike: Scott Quinnell on SOHKhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QX3Z7_LoOA Mike: Some seriously hard American football hits 😁https://youtu.be/v-1MQ0CnbhsElis: An absolutely extraordinary moment of slapstick at Chester City FChttps://twitter.com/Crap90sFootball/status/1348979494380564480Elis: Jonathan Pearce commentating on Eric Cantona’s kung fu kick at Selhurst Parkhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHld_7DqMd8Steff: Mourinho at Porto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ms4XLL58UUshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALzaktL8c28Steff: Beckham says goodbye https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQBH1PGIVc4
02/02/212h 15m

Episode 43: No Woman, No Cry, Dai

We’re raising money this month for the Doddie Weir Foundation - please donate a £1 https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/distantpod?fbclid=IwAR3kS9mW5gk9yG11X-f6EwsUdSr1jONfNTNqUpHCWB7KO8QtgI1rivjnpHkElis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about Bob Marley being Welsh and the demise of destructive Welsh rugby club culture 1975-2002.Elis’ documentary: Finding Jack Charlton on Amazon Prime https://amzn.to/3iK4rNCMike’s book: Green Bay Packers: The Complete Illustrated History. LeRoy Butler, https://amzn.to/39YkgMCThis Week's ClipsMike: New Detroit Lions Head Coach, Dan Campbellhttps://youtu.be/Ng8TV6buqqMMike: George Best chatting to Barry John 1972https://twitter.com/Bred147/status/1350503785337126915?s=09Mike: Saxonhttps://twitter.com/rokerretro/status/1351881987066359810?s=09Elis: Remember the name, Wayne Rooney!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w8RIS871No0Elis: Leeds fan in white goes absolutely flying as Chris Fairclough scores against Oxford Utd, 1988https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fSuQMU0Cd0https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QAzE-_ocf1USteff: Enzo Mac inspiring people to work out on Twitterhttps://twitter.com/theRealEnzoMac/status/1351822880305262592https://twitter.com/theRealEnzoMac/status/1351466244441055233https://twitter.com/theRealEnzoMac/status/1349999672925032448Steff: Dickie Davies says cocksucker: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmH8msZXdGg
26/01/212h 30m

Episode 42: Minestrone Soup and Soldiers

We’re raising money this month for the Doddie Weir Foundation - please donate a £1 https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/distantpod?fbclid=IwAR3kS9mW5gk9yG11X-f6EwsUdSr1jONfNTNqUpHCWB7KO8QtgI1rivjnpHkMike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about Welsh ring announcers, being competitive and laxatives.Steff's Documentary Choice: Undefeated https://www.documentarytube.com/videos/undefeated-1Elis' Book Choice: Football Clichés by Adam Hurrey, https://amzn.to/3szTK4x via @amazonThis week's clipsMike: Liam Williams responding to Chris Eubank Jnrhttps://twitter.com/IFLTV/status/1349380377907965954Mike: Brett Lee vs Piers Morgan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCgAqNSAD1U&list=FLSBodNkEjOQ2pr6VFnEH3NA&index=9Steff: Roy Keane Quiz Night https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7iyNtlJzW0MSteff: Motherwell fans https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZbsI72gebz0Elis: Addiscombe Boys Club 1975 https://twitter.com/MundialMag/status/1346133618817720329Elis: Derek Chisora compares himself to a laxativehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rchjJ0MQn0chttps://twitter.com/skysportsboxing/status/1069944912181891072?lang=en
19/01/212h 21m

Episode 41: I Blame Vic

We’re raising money this month for the Doddie Weir Foundation - please donate a £1 https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/distantpod?fbclid=IwAR3kS9mW5gk9yG11X-f6EwsUdSr1jONfNTNqUpHCWB7KO8QtgI1rivjnpHk Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about the most Welsh looking man ever, manly hand cream and paying for insults.Mike’s Documentary: Shoulder to Shoulder on BT Sport https://www.bt.com/sport/watch/video/catch-up/2018/october/bt-sport-films-shoulder-to-shoulder Steff’s Book: Gareth: An Autobiography https://amzn.to/38WDKRa https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salem_(Vosper_painting) This week’s clips:Steff: Aussies in the snow. https://fb.watch/2MIhsRKquF/ Steff: Gerwyn wins the Darts https://twitter.com/OfficialPDC/status/1345849308885741570 Mike: Gerwyn Price scores a try in the Swalec Cup Final.https://twitter.com/Rreesrugby/status/1200961587298930693?s=09Cricket Redemption https://twitter.com/ThatsSoVillage/status/1345281793650515968?s=19Elis: Cardiff City The Moviehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oRiq7UPQASUElis: Colin Bell tries to recover from injuryhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tqvDxnHiTpQ
12/01/212h 33m

Episode 40: To Feet Terry

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about Chris Needs, Twitter spats and SHIT!Go to www.distantpod.com to buy our merchandise.Elis’ Documentary: The Three Kings by Jonny Owen https://amzn.to/2JPzdHOMike’s Book: The Dynasty by Jeff Benedict https://amzn.to/2LoOr6IThis week’s clips:Steff: Urdd XV https://twitter.com/bbcscrumv/status/1030493547752054786?lang=enSteff: long ball football. https://twitter.com/footballint80s/status/1163431307780734976?s=21Mike: The Ice Bowl 1967 https://youtu.be/ngwK7XjghBUMike: Mitchell Johnson Golden Duck https://youtu.be/9j3JAtdtOvAElis: San Marino defender cries in a post match interview https://www.joe.co.uk/sport/san-marinos-joy-value-uefa-nations-league-256124Elis: Mark E Smith of The Fall reads the final scores https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1aCCS05O9Y
05/01/212h 36m

The Best Of... Part 2

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero set up a bar in March of 2020.Every week they chat about Sport.Only Sport.Nothing else.These are the best bits of 2020.www.distantpod.com
29/12/201h 44m

The Best Of... Part 1

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero set up a bar in March of 2020. Every week they chat about Sport. Only Sport. Nothing else.These are the best bits of 2020.www.distantpod.com
29/12/201h 50m

Episode 39: I Couldn’t Bare to Think of You Eating Cold Beans

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero fight through some dodgy WIFI to talk about Mike’s passion for camping, fitting W.G. Grace up a chimney and Boris Becker’s tongue.And, because it’s Christmas, this week’s episode is even longer than usual.If you want to buy merchandise head over to www.distantpod.comThis week’s Documentary - Chosen by Steff: Wrighty & Rocky, From Brockley to the Big Time https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2byZj3oz3U&t=469sBook: Elis - And the Sun Shines Now: How Hillsborough and the Premier League Changed Britain by Adrian Tempany https://amzn.to/3raDS7XThis week’s clips:Mike: Bowyer vs Dyerhttps://youtu.be/5FtcBH30DmMMike: Joe Namathhttps://youtu.be/Xcls3YDNRXESteff: Andre Agassi on how to beat Becker https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57BMzCM6hQISteff: Fowler honesty https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZUrcX6kpkU0Elis: Sunderland fans enjoying themselves at Wigan, 1988https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1012020159318452Elis: Iceland celebrate after knocking England out at Euro 2016https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVq0MrmezpI
22/12/202h 31m

Episode 38: Sex and Lions

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about Simon Jones’ cheekbones, Geraint Thomas agrees to a backie and Elis plans a tour of Eastern European bedrooms.If you want to buy merchandise head over to www.distantpod.com Mike’s Documentary choice: Storyville - The Red Penguinshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000q5hpBook choice from Steff: From the Jaws of victory - Adam Bushby and Rob MacDonald https://halcyonpublishing.co.uk/products/from-the-jaws-of-victory Mike: O Canada. Las Vegas style.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpXzASiXX8U&list=FLSBodNkEjOQ2pr6VFnEH3NA&index=20Mike: Peter Alliss at Seve's house.https://youtu.be/_1bhaazbSeISteff: Simon Jones bowling 2005 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvLyTgUrOIo Steff: Barefoot kicking https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVI58r-OlLI Elis: Graeme Souness plants a Galatasaray flag into the centre circle at Fernebahce after beating them in the 1996 Turkish Cup Finalhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9DTQp_yGd_g(Here’s a short clip of Souness talking about it)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YC0MpPC5jyIElis: Rivaldo playacting 2002 World Cup https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OiW0IPrv1Ro
15/12/202h 11m

Episode 37: Giving Geraint Thomas a Backie

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about fake tan, giving Geraint Thomas a backie and Mike’s pension plan.Head to www.distantpod.com for your podcast merch.This week we talked about...Elis documentary: Hero, The Official Film of the 1986 World Cuphttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eDZV-p9DiI&t=205sMike’s book: How To Become A First-class Batsman by HERBERT SUTCLIFFE https://amzn.to/3mIR55hMike: Tommy Morrissey.https://youtu.be/cHrxx8BG29kMike: Rugby League Final highlights, Wigan vs St Helens, including THAT try.https://youtu.be/-xxCstfu3IoSteff: Drop kick in NFL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMfaavF1R3ESteff: Scotland own goal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=feJSL63_jAoElis: Roy Jones Jr v Mike Tyson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWJvvxPbZHA(post fight interview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UF7hTMMeRv0Elis: Clive Rowlands talking about the importance of playing for Wales https://mobile.twitter.com/g_r_owen/status/1331610751254007818
08/12/202h 6m

Episode 36: The Famous Dennis Catering DistantPod

Elis James and Mike Bubbins meet up with Steff Garrero to discuss environmentally friendly classic cars, Cliff Richard's Shameless singing and Elis scoring against his "former club"Documentary choice from Steff: The Way of the Wildcard: Paul and Gary O’Donovan. https://youtu.be/DbRFapxCgFsBook choice from Elis: THE ART OF BOXING by Jimmy WILDE https://amzn.to/36kV2r3You can contact the team, buy merchandise and live tour tickets at www.distantpod.comTo find this week’s clips go to www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarSteff: What happened to Park Si Hun https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O8DqQKgGTyISteff: drop goal fun https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c7aABE5tqXkElis: Adebayor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=liV3LwrLOZUElis: Spurs players playing cricket, and Dele Alli makes an outrageous catchhttps://twitter.com/dele_official/status/1330902300550950912Mike: Cliff at Wimbledon 1996https://youtu.be/wL2ql-32NdUMike: 1981 Rollercycling Championshiphttps://youtu.be/EZeMJrweQz8
01/12/202h 10m

Episode 35: Shunkies

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about rubbish 1970s British Stuntmen, eating footballers and shoe condoms.You can contact the team, buy merchandise and live tour tickets at www.distantpod.comTo find this week’s clips go to www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarMike’s Documentary choice: Buffalo Bills, The Missing Ringshttps://youtu.be/rU_kQepToFUSteff’s Book choice: Blood and Circuses: A Football Journey Through Europe s Rebel Republics: Football and the Fight for Europe's Rebel Republics by Robert O'Connor https://amzn.to/2UUk75xThis week’s clipsMike: Argentina traininghttps://twitter.com/i/status/1327566111513206787Mike: Daredevil, UK stylehttps://twitter.com/i/status/1327242735422746626Elis: Fernando Torres missing an open goal against Utd at Old Trafford: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2E-5PyYjT0Elis: Dick Fosbury changing the high jump forever https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZsH46Ek2aoSteff: Nate Ebner NFL/Rugby Player https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5T6vVD0tCkSteff: Planking https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvoA2UhSM1Q
24/11/202h 21m

Episode 34: Doing it for Free

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about Maradona, Macaque Attack and Batting in 50 degrees.If you want to buy a T-Shirt, Hat or Mug head to www.distantpod.comYou can get in touch with the team on social mediahttps://twitter.com/distantpodhttps://facebook.com/distantpodhttps://instagram.com/distantpodYou can find our spin off podcast Michael Owen's Movie Club here:https://patreon.com/distantpodDocumentary choice from Elis: Diego Maradona https://amzn.to/35zCbYYBook choice from Mike: Badasses: The Legend of Snake, Foo, Dr Death, and John Madden's Oakland Raiders by Peter Richmond https://amzn.to/2UxWy2nClips for this episodeSteff: The Alston Turn https://www.facebook.com/fifaworldcup/videos/317463902854018/Steff: Dean Jones on scoring 210 v India in Chenai in 50 degrees https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xycreiFPzOwMike: Bill. 96 and going strong. https://twitter.com/i/status/1319751702266957827Mike: Jon Rahm, Hole in One. https://youtu.be/3lzuoTarQjsElis: Dean Saunders goal for Sheffield Utd https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZFgrW7LrQEElis: Robbie Fowler goes back to Toxteth https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvPL7UQqq28
17/11/202h 26m

Episode 33: If You’ve Got Something To Say To Me, Say It To My Face

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about bad spies, awful tackles and ring walks.You can get in touch with the team on social mediahttps://twitter.com/distantpodhttps://patreon.com/distantpodhttps://facebook.com/distantpodhttps://instagram.com/distantpodYou can find the clips from the Episode on our playlisthttps://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary Steff’s Choice: November 16 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95pHwgw0U5cBook Elis’s Choice: When Saturday Comes: The Half Decent Football Book (When Saturday Comes Magazine) by When Saturday Comes https://amzn.to/35du83EThis week's clipsElis: Denis Law scores a backheel against Man Utd and looks absolutely gutted about ithttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXpF2v0KgvkElis: Schumacher on Battiston https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1UnMBH3EGWMMike: Ally McCoist on Sean Connery https://youtu.be/ADhmjLBuYLIMike: Colombian Cyclist https://youtu.be/v0UyQsDxj0wSteff: Iwan Thomas and Jamie Baulch https://youtu.be/_AZoECiWgDwSteff: Stormzy and Anthony Joshua https://youtu.be/3ciqAKPEQBg
10/11/202h 19m

Episode 32: Sexual Smorgasbord #Sport

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about NWA & Frank Hennessy’s rap careers and Maurice Flitcroft’s golfing exploits.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distantYou can get in touch with the team on social mediahttps://twitter.com/distantpodhttps://patreon.com/distantpodhttps://facebook.com/distantpodhttps://instagram.com/distantpodYou can find the clips from the Episode on our playlisthttps://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary Choice from Mike: Straight Outta LA on ESPN. https://www.espnplayer.com/video/straight-outta-laBook Choice from Steff: Heaven Is a Playground: 4th Edition by Rick Telander https://amzn.to/2TJQZ0qThis week’s clipsElis: Stuart Pearce’s penalty at Euro ‘96https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LPm7youb04gElis: Shankly retires, vox pops with incredulous fanshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x08iDQvU0YIMike: Marice Flitcrofthttps://youtu.be/EwexyD0kY04Mike: Geoffrey Boycott on Parkinson.https://www.facebook.com/100865096953196/posts/1217004928672535/Steff: Troy Deaney goal Watford. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxeDIQZ33VASteff: Transworld Sport’s Coverage of Kabaddi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rFm4YSt4ISU
03/11/202h 17m

Episode 31: Remind Me of Your Name

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about Mandom, fish and rice cakes and driving tests.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distantYou can get in touch with the team on social mediahttps://twitter.com/distantpodhttps://patreon.com/distantpodhttps://facebook.com/distantpodhttps://instagram.com/distantpodYou can find the clips from the Episode on our playlisthttps://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary chosen by Elis: Football’s Greatest: Ronaldo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHBWnTbZ8g4 Book choice from Mike: The Mavericks: English Football When Flair Wore Flares by Rob Steen https://amzn.to/3otfwF1 This week's clips Mike: Fish and a rice cakehttps://youtu.be/uYHAR8XzsyoElis: Retrieving lost balls at Shrewsbury Town FC in a coraclehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NKPMRkXLMoSteff: Liverpool former goalkeeper Tommy Lawrence before the Merseyside derby https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0U_PUbQGA4USteff: Jason McAteer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNBTo3q8O50https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEqA84R0lYUElis: Brian Clough trying to sign Dean Saundershttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWzKXcsYju0Mike: Rossi vs Lorenzo MotoGP 2009https://youtu.be/5VqufZiFllo
27/10/202h 15m

Episode 30: Semen World of Sport

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about sexy cowboys, Bulls and the start of the Premier League.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distantYou can get in touch with the team on social mediahttps://twitter.com/distantpodhttps://patreon.com/distantpodhttps://facebook.com/distantpodhttps://instagram.com/distantpodYou can find the clips from the Episode on our playlisthttps://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary Choice from Steff: Katie on Netflix https://www.netflix.com/title/81059975Book Choice from Elis: Brian Flynn: Little Wonder by Leon Barton https://amzn.to/3m3UJWBThis week’s clips areMike. Old School Weight Liftinghttps://youtu.be/lPpfOZLhKtsMike. PBR Bull Riding Wrecks 2014https://youtu.be/N7aMGhPK2Kshttps://youtu.be/rhiOTX5pRGwElis: Jimmy Wilde - The Noble Art of Self-Defencehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89sOycXo8VwElis: An Italian football magazine voted this the worst 20 seconds of football of all time:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_-yT7PZP20Steff: Brian O’Driscoll https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcFgM4-_V5YSteff: Premier League launch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-EFiPldOq9s
19/10/202h 12m

Episode 29: Hindu or Hin Don't

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about Kevin Keegan’s physique, the RAF and adult toys.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distantYou can get in touch with the team on social mediahttps://twitter.com/distantpodhttps://patreon.com/distantpodhttps://facebook.com/distantpodhttps://instagram.com/distantpodYou can find the clips from the Episode on our playlisthttps://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary Choice from Mike: The Band That Wouldn't Die ESPN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBuAMwBogdMBook Choice from Steff: A Lot of Hard Yakka: Triumph and Torment - A County Cricketer's Life: Simon Hughes https://amzn.to/3lmJyrFThis week’s clipsMike. Bike fail https://youtu.be/07ie0jnnj8kMike Clip. Darts Fart https://youtu.be/U5MUYMb1Ef4Steff: Nigel Benn and Chris Eubank signing a contract to fight each other https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ji6hMwaBeiMSteff: Fiji sand dune traininghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=47ZgEllKj-A&t=23sElis: Kevin Keegan and Billy Bremner getting sent off in the 1974 Charity Shieldhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAc5U5HZtwsElis: Glenn Hoddle the manager.https://twitter.com/sid_lambert/status/1308470372547858432
12/10/202h 3m

Episode 28: Mo & Elv

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about Last of the Summer Wine, Ali meeting Clough and baseball on acid.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://patreon.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbar Documentary Choice from Elis: The 72nd Hole (Losers series) https://www.netflix.com/title/80198306 Mike’s Book Choice: Chasing a Rugby Dream: Book One: Kick Off by David Brayley & James Hook https://amzn.to/3isPaPm This week’s clipsMike: Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player. Now. https://twitter.com/i/status/1309466602631503878Elis: Jeff Cranton’s Awful tackle, 1977 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izCr9xgllZUSteff: Dock Ellis on LCD https://youtu.be/_vUhSYLRw14Steff: Richard Harris and Peter O’Toole on Rugby https://youtu.be/cOU3gDncP4k Mike: Insane fielding https://twitter.com/i/status/1310258800553865219Elis: Brian Clough v Muhammad Ali https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gze9gFWrf8U
05/10/201h 52m

Episode 27: Spielberg: Catch Me If You Can

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up to chat about Mike’s Wales Schoolboy trials, the Joe Rogan podcast model and Leighton Rees’ physique.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://patreon.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary choice from Steff: Chasing Tyson on ESPN http://www.espn.com/30for30/film/_/page/chasingtyson Book Choice from Elis: Red Dragons: The Story of Welsh Football by Phil Stead https://amzn.to/3kZA59p Clip choices from this weekSteff: Leighton Rees winning the world title https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fbEe-82d7o Elis: Lee and Hunter having a scrap, Derby County v Leeds Utd November 1975https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QALdVum0xEkMike: Gavin Henson https://twitter.com/i/status/1307002106151424002 Elis: Swansea City fan scores a goal at Anfield, January 1990 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtm78QzcuGUSteff: Aussie Rugby League finish https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=hoiaECEyhgc Mike: Vets Rugby https://mobile.twitter.com/Rugbydump/status/1308429333216845825
28/09/202h 0m

Episode 26: We Cannot Be Serious

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar and chat about Elis’ Swedish ancestry, the academic side of squash and boxing their chimps...If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://patreon.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary Choice from Mike: The Battered Bastards of Baseball, on Netflix. https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/70299904 Book Choice by Steff: The Chimp Paradox by Dr Steve Peters https://amzn.to/2EqUIMo The Clips from Episode 26Elis: John McEnroe You Cannot Be Serioushttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ransFQVzf6cMike: The MCG Brawl, State of Origin, 1995https://youtu.be/LSEzsMzhDd0Steff: John Williams wins sprint race https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGkiQnKkp3QMike: The science of Michael Jordan. https://youtu.be/dxS_SYcOzNcSteff: Louis Suarez Handball https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8CcPELUFKKU Elis: Newport beat the All Blacks, 1963 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3AZ-b4vQ2g
21/09/202h 4m

Episode 25: A Room With a View

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about Horrid Henry, Mike’s student posters and Indoor Phone League.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://patreon.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary chosen by Elis: Welsh Greats, Carwyn James: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ARVZutPwFJM Book chosen by Mike: American Football's Forgotten Kings: The Rise and Fall of the London Monarchs by Alex Cassidy https://amzn.to/2GPSKWv ClipsMike: Indoor League https://youtu.be/GOlEYNlSZ44Elis: The two sides of Rene Higuita The scorpion kick https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B0bSvDkXqhwMessing up against Cameroon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x16llCQfpF8&t=57sBest of Higuita https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-flTPSSvCw Steff: Kevin Pieterson: Switch Hitting https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBBtTL4P3Zg Elis: Terry Butcher bleeding like a pig, 1989https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ya3HNVinaX8Steff: Wales lose to Leyton Orient in 1996 https://twitter.com/sid_lambert/status/1037402285402402818 Mike: John Charles singing https://youtu.be/QgCvqKURzHE
14/09/201h 56m

Episode 24: Getting off with Iain Dowie

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up to talk about Ray Reardon skateboarding, falling apart in front of Johnny Marr and kissing Iain Dowie.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDOCUMENTARY Steff’s choice: Of Miracles and Men - ESPN player https://www.espnplayer.com/video/of-miracles-and-menBOOKS Elis’ choice: Soccer and Society in South Wales, 1900-1939 by MArtin Johnes https://amzn.to/335pKBx CLIPSMike: Ali Dia https://youtu.be/cfX9gBmsWqgSteff: Reporter says sex… https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/cricket/32064417 Elis: Jimmy Glass keeps Carlisle in the Football Leaguehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KejwqhLDeOsMike: Wrigglesworth and Rodgers https://youtu.be/y85scNreRd4Elis: Colin Jackson wins gold at the 110m hurdles, Stuttgart World Championships 1993https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F58uAi46Pj0Steff - Tony Hawk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gaf8zHp-iaY
07/09/201h 55m

Episode 23: Love Caldey Island

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about RoboQB, Sonny Pike, hype men and Mike tries really hard not to swear...If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary, Mike’s Choice: The Marinovich Project. ESPN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtNS9ivmZbsBook, Steff’s Choice Doctor Socrates: Footballer, Philosopher, Legend by Andrew Downie https://amzn.to/2FZC2Uk ClipsMike: The Glasgow Diamonds. Best song ever. https://youtu.be/utsHE5xWgesElis: The Strange Case of Sonny Pikehttps://www.skysports.com/watch/video/sports/football/10281855/what-happened-to-sonny-pikeSteff: George Weah solo goal for AC Milan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rwOLi3J4Y78 Elis: Marcelo Bielsa ordering his Leeds players to let Villa score against themhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5o4X6dVVZ58Mike: Northwestern fitness coach https://twitter.com/i/status/1290792638048808961Steff: Jossy’s Giants Theme tune https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PEveJc8k8E
31/08/201h 50m

Episode 22: The Redemption of Peter Reid

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about accents, photos with Sergey Bubka and Peter Reid makes a reappearance. You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDocumentary choice from Elis: Howard’s Way https://amzn.to/3ldSzEf Book choice from Mike: Scoop Sports Annual 1982 by D C Thomson https://amzn.to/32jjINm ClipsSteff: Adam Ondra, The hardest route in the worldhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gc7AYGzlxJY&feature=youtu.be Steff: GB Hockey gold medal shoot out 2016 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02uh5ZBXokg Mike: Superhumanhttps://youtu.be/tuAPPeRg3NwMike: Sergey Bubkahttps://youtu.be/JlnAFsMh44gElis: Eric Cantona at his besthttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRgBKPQw3JUElis: Jane Couch beating up Michael Barrymorehttps://twitter.com/janecouchmbe/status/1228290144240795648?lang=en
24/08/201h 52m

Episode 21: Sohcahtoa, Sohcahtoa!

Mike, Elis and Steff talk about the hardest endurance race in the world, when Saint and Greavsie went to Trump Tower and Doing It.If you want your free beer, then click here www.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDOCUMENTARY choice from Steff: The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young https://amzn.to/2DSalfz BOOK choice from Elis: The Picador Book of Sports Writing https://amzn.to/2Q3m51e CLIPSSteff: David Rudisha Gold 2012: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yx33BnMs27k Steff: Donald Trump on Saint & Greavsie https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RRMJ3ftUtnw Mike: Ronnie 147 vs Selby shot https://youtu.be/v2EiVbvdwuoMike: Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding https://youtu.be/Bip1G9kBXS0Elis: 11mins of absolute magic from David Campese https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wwpB1sqr13UElis: Cliff Jones teaching his twitter followers to exercise at the age of 85 https://twitter.com/Cliff_Jones11/status/1242412364105908225
17/08/201h 54m

Episode 20: The Four Piece Bathroom Suite

Steff Garrero, Elis James and Mike Bubbins meet up in the bar to chat about bidets, protein choc-ice and why distance runners don’t just give up.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDOCUMENTARY Mike's choice: America's Game Superbowl I 1966 https://youtu.be/A2tSLQBSJqcBOOK - Steff’s Choice: The Rider by Time Krabbe https://amzn.to/2DAdsIq CLIPSElis: Scott Jurek talking about his attitude to running https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SurbrF-HrZAMike: Castleford Wigan commentary https://youtu.be/o58stoJJ5NoSteff: GB relay team gold in 2004 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DATSz4mjqtwElis: A collection of Ieuan Evans’ tries https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6LlArhsnlISteff: Millionaire Pitcher who lives in a Van https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKPa3uVddbU Mike: Dana Kunze High Diver https://youtu.be/yQCUouinJvk
10/08/201h 38m

Episode 19: On My Mother's Life

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about the New York Cosmos, School Liars and Welsh stereotypingIf you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarDOCUMENTARY: Elis’s Choice: Once In a Lifetime (The Extraordinary Story of The New York Cosmos) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBR8jN_SyE0 BOOK: Mike’s Choice: The Greatest Footballer You Never Saw: The Robin Friday Story by Paolo Hewitt & Paul McGuigan https://amzn.to/2PmKpuo CLIPS:Mike: Tina Turner Aussie RL Promohttps://youtu.be/tXIzp0ok24IElis: Greg Lemond somehow wins the 1989 Tour de France despite having 100 pellets in his chest after being shot by his brother https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zzjv1XpGJncSteff: Larry Merchant and Floyd Mayweather https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J6Zert5VaWk Steff: Jens Adler’s 2 minute international career as a sub keeper for GDR in their final match https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7TWKkdyVNs&t=201s Elis: Hagler v Hearns Round 1, 1985 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HL2a2-8OHdgMike: Gary Newbon gets called a cunt https://youtu.be/bImQ4HoYA50
03/08/201h 49m

Episode 18: Ripped Like a Chimp

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up to chat about chimps, crossfit and homemade machine guns... and some sport.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarCLIPSElis: Will Carling gets a surprise https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03gpzFZadcQSteff: Tony Bellew on SAS Who Dares Wins https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Go8aHfwc7i0 Mike- Brian Close https://youtu.be/mD0uglDlJVMDocumentary choice from Steff: ESPN 30 for 30 The Opposition https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x20z6cvCLIPSElis: Non League Blyth Spartans reach the 1978 FA Cup Fifth Roundhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KB3mz_FcAcI&t=134sMike: Crossfit Failshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n10MEkrg8aM&list=FLSBodNkEjOQ2pr6VFnEH3NA&index=44&t=0sSteff: Geraint Thomas crying after winning the Tour de France https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2eDt7qeKJY Elis' choice of Book:Toshack's Way: My Journey Through Football by John Toshack https://amzn.to/3g60S1L
27/07/201h 44m

Episode 17: Doing a Geldof

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero head to the bar to talk about Marcus Dupree and Mike rants about money… You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarClipsSteff: George North for Lions v Israel Folau https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WTaPONca-3oMike: 10 cent beer night https://youtu.be/LzWVDyqTolIElis: A 20min video about Eddie Hall doing a 500kg deadlifthttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mnZ4ftlifikDocumentary choice from Mike: 30 for 30. The Best That Never Was https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BAwBqlGqGgEClipsMike: NHL Press Conferences https://youtu.be/f7O6mpfkea4Elis: Gary Sobers hits six sixes at St Helen’s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8u7A0MvB9egSteff: Real Zaragoza v Ajax 1987 ECWC semi https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=wK-NqVduvP8 BooksSteff: What I talk about when I talk about running by Haruki Murukami https://amzn.to/3jkdLaR Elis: I am the Secret Footballer by Anon https://amzn.to/2CvJbKE Mike: No Spin. The autobiography of Shane Warne https://amzn.to/2CuHxc4
20/07/201h 50m

Episode 16: Seven Times a Night

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about Honking Off, Jack Charlton, Paul Gascoigne, Carry On Films and I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles…You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarClipsElis: Ireland at Italia ‘90https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v24UKqJIKm8&feature=youtu.beSteff: Roy Jones touching his toes https://www.facebook.com/SPORTbible/videos/boxing-legend-roy-jones-jrs-painful-spine-adjustment-/834290577099452/ Mike: Atherstone ball game https://youtu.be/OhKcw27Hf7Ihttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hH-rQ8PWG-4&t=48sDocumentary choice from Elis is “Gascoigne” on NetflixHere’s the trailerhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMjmApzOo0AClips Steff: Why do Ajax sing Bob Marley’s Three Little Birds? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eUEgbSrfFV4 Mike: Agnew and Johnstone https://youtu.be/KsVTpX7LdZQElis: Bert Trautman plays 1956 FA Cup Final with broken neckhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ceYW9YpqN10BooksSteff: Playground of the Gods by Ian Stafford. https://amzn.to/3gRGUYI Elis: War, Baby: The Glamour of Violence by Kevin Mitchell https://amzn.to/3042wdz Mike: Distant Replay by Jerry Kramer and Dick Schaap https://amzn.to/2AVoiI7
13/07/201h 39m

Episode 15: Half a Family Cheesecake, Two Ribeye Steaks and a Lion Bar

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero talk about Nigel Havers, JPR Williams, Patagonia and the food needed to be a British Strongman.You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarElis: Ali and Frasier on the Dick Cavett Showhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LU8XBaMTX7g Steff: Brian Shaw and Eddie Hall on diets https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QXNZ0Lhtww Mike: Wales team celebrating England loss.https://youtu.be/SfIDJqrL0MQDOCUMENTARYSteff's choice: Gati v Ward Legendary Nights https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K171-qQaqcs&t=221s Mike: JPR https://youtu.be/YgenDR1IFGgSteff: Australian Speedskater Gold https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tYUjmEH9NNk Elis: Manchester Utd 3 Barcelona 0, ECWC 1984 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nD0jekbsQ44BOOKSElis: Das Reboot by Raphael Honigstein https://amzn.to/3gy1Cww Steff: The Art of Resilience by Ross Edgley https://amzn.to/3gso8qw Mike: Paper Lion by George Plimpton https://amzn.to/2VNUZyg
06/07/201h 40m

Episode 14: 40 Bags of Pom-Bears

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet in the Bar to talk about weight loss, underarm serving and why swimming is pointless.You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarMike: Jurgen Klopp's first press conference at Liverpool https://youtu.be/J-Re0BihMy4 Elis: Jan Molby’s ‘Lost Goal’ (there was a TV strike) 1985 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5laOqk-ku0ASteff: Ice hockey sub goalie (available to both teams) makes his nhl debut at 36 - conceded no goals and is motm https://youtu.be/tG-IGNvfrg8 Documentary Choice from Mike - Lyle Alzado https://youtu.be/N_KYJnnOUGgSteff: Carragher & Neville running https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GJmsMEMyC6A Mike: NRL Tackling https://youtu.be/bZyHt6nYAbwElis: 17yr old Michael Chang bamboozling Ivan Lendl with an underarm serve, French Open 1989 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9_smUdMqI4 Books Steff: The Breakaway by Nicole Cooke https://amzn.to/31bu1nI Elis: The Topical Times Football Book -1959 edition.Mike: Football Shirts Book by Neil Heard https://amzn.to/3eVZazq With thanks to Rhyd Lewis for the closing theme.
29/06/201h 32m

Episode 13: Grandstanding

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to talk about Italia 90, April Fools and Chas & Dave.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarMike - Snooker Loopyhttps://youtu.be/BliAPzEsao0 Steff: Alan Jones test match debut. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=PSVManfuSH8 Elis: Grandstand, April 1st 1989https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R4fBrZj1uXMElis' Documentary choiceKevin Allen’s World Cup Video Diary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OSO-uPr_eAI&t=67s Steff: Brazil airport advert https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wP5Ye5-LES8 Elis: Zola Budd ‘trips’ Mary Decker, LA 1984https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HRal7snecwMike. Danny MacAskill's brilliant bike trickery.https://youtu.be/fAEBNEscL0cBOOKSSteff: Danish Dynamite by Rob Smyth, Lars Eriksen and Mike Gibbons https://amzn.to/2AXHVz2 Elis: Only a Game?: The Diary of a Professional Footballer by Eamon Dunphy https://amzn.to/3hPXz0b Mike: The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee Paperback by Paul Gibson & Eamonn Magee https://amzn.to/37UtszS
22/06/201h 28m

Episode 12: Underarmer Karma

Mike Bubbins and Elis James join Steff Garrero in the bar to argue about Bruce Lee, to talk about Brian McKechnie's role in 2 of the most controversial moments in the history of sport and to sing Erasure tunes... Well, Mike sings... If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbarClipsSteff: Calcio Storico https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTPWcLmWvD0 Mike: England football squad sing 'All The Way' on Wogan https://youtu.be/XUd8SxZCWJMElis: Robert Jones fighting with Nick Farr Jones, Lion v Australia 1989 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kfUlKC_B76sDocumentary choiceSteff: Be Water - BT Sport or ESPN player https://www.bt.com/sport/watch/video/catch-up/2020/june/30-for-30-be-water ClipsMike: Wales beat the All Blacks in 1978 https://youtu.be/6r4iOOjOWL4Steff: Underarm ball https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtaWtAxHVsw Elis: Maradona warming up for Napoli https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vashrNoXTEBooksSteff: A Fighter’s Heart by Sam Sheridan https://amzn.to/37uc6JX Mike: Rugby Football by Clifford Jones https://amzn.to/2YJozG2 Elis: How to Watch Football by Ruud Gullit https://amzn.to/2BdX6DX
15/06/201h 26m

Episode 11: Podding for Pears

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero talk about Kimbo Slice, David Blaine and Scrum Halves who are big... If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbar Steff: Chris Froome ride at the Giro D’Italia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_3P7Scv1Gw Mike: Kimbo Slice punches David Blaine https://youtu.be/TYhs6TqJaC4Elis: Blackpool v Manchester City https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPMDNRqmLdsDOCUMENTARY chosen by Mike: Cliff https://youtu.be/R276S1KMgQ0 Mike: Gloucester Cheese Rolling https://youtu.be/cvuktushEhYSteff: Jimmy Anderson back in the nets training https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dxpdyOvPIWIElis: Second goal, Wales 3 Russia 0, in a qualifier for the 2019 Women’s World Cup https://twitter.com/bbcsportwales/status/1006617865061986304?lang=enBooksElis: Raging Bull, My Story by Jake Lamotta https://amzn.to/2UiuEHX Steff: Shoe Dog by Phil Knight https://amzn.to/2UabtzN Mike: Mean on Sunday by Ray Nitschke https://amzn.to/3cYgD8W If you want to sponsor Barry RFC and help them to raise money for Velindre Cancer Centre then click here https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/barry-rfc?utm_source=whatsapp&utm_medium=fundraising&utm_content=barry-rfc&utm_campaign=pfp-whatsapp&utm_term=8185b44163b6458b9d39aa67b54709d8
09/06/201h 27m

Episode 10: Wimbledon or Bust

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero head back to the bar to talk about school trips to Wimbledon, groundsmen in the 1960s and Arsenal beating Liverpool in 1989.If you want your 8 free beers, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbar Mike - 1969 League Cup Finalhttps://youtu.be/e4oQTUv37nU Steff: Herman Maier crashing and then winning 2 Gold medalshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3EdaClq6xG4 Elis: 1987 Battle of Cardiffhttps://m.youtube.com/watch?v=6ukm_T_nXqg https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=4TsX0kMWx7Y Documentary chosen by Elis: 89 https://amzn.to/2ZZm7gv Mike: The Crawl https://youtu.be/MTn1v5TGK_wElis: Football Scene from Keshttps://m.youtube.com/watch?v=_9nDHupVqVwSteff: Jonty Rhodes fieldinghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqHBjb2t5Akhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JX8EQXMtX8whttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4ZQ9bQJKKk BooksElis: Fever Pitch by Nick Hornby https://amzn.to/2ZZMe7o Steff: Messi by Matt and Tom Oldfield - Ultimate Heroes series https://amzn.to/3d6YsP7Mike: Barry John's World of Rugby https://amzn.to/3gHOR3q
01/06/201h 23m

Episode 9: Dr Z

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about Ben Johnson, Jim Bowen, Hibs fans and Robbie Savage.If you want your free beer, then click herewww.beer52.com/distant You can get in touch with the team on social media https://twitter.com/distantpod https://facebook.com/distantpod https://instagram.com/distantpod You can find the clips from the Episode on our playlist https://www.youtube.com/thesociallydistantsportsbar ClipsMike: Moe Norman's Golf Swinghttps://youtu.be/r5LEelOEbQgSteff: Robbie Savage phones Real Radio to have a chat with Leighton James.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRXvw4PeEYg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02hVBMqGnWcElis: Kerri Strug’s vault at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlGCfS-F22IDocumentary chosen by Steff: 9.79*https://amzn.to/2A04uT7 ClipsSteff: The world’s oldest Ultrahttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRGPkOTxFwoMike -Bullseye's Worst Prize Everhttps://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=849222125444383&id=508341059532493&extid=nPvbhaSb3CzUfPnK&d=null&vh=e Elis: Sunshine on Leith sung by the Hibs fanshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3b_lw7t2TEBooksSteff: The Fight by Norman Mailer https://amzn.to/3e7Uc1L Elis: Living on the Volcano: The Secrets of Surviving as a Football Manager by Michael Calvinhttps://amzn.to/2X0Zcj9 Mike: Bringing The Heat, by Mark Bowdenhttps://amzn.to/3c68qid
25/05/201h 19m

Episode 8: 14 Seconds

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about The Tartan Flash and his wife Elsie, Mike Tyson and Max Boyce.You can contact the team https://twitter.com/distantpod https://www.instagram.com/distantpod/ and https://www.facebook.com/distantpod/Claim your free beers here - www.beer52.com/distant You can see all of the clips mentioned on our YouTube Channel.This week's clips:Mike: John Fury https://youtu.be/MJ9qPDARvGAElis: Wrexham 2 Arsenal 1, FA Cup 3rd Round, January 1992https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JD0eTN7dkQESteff: Blues v Crusadershttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MGwKHGvTZADOCUMENTARY chosen by Mike: The Rugby Codebreakershttps://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09w01q4 Mike: The Tartan Flashhttps://www.facebook.com/100865096953196/posts/1079830839056612/?sfnsn=scwshmo&extid=O0iZlvAb3deSYk6N&d=n&vh=eElis: Ian Wright meeting his old teacherhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omPdemwaNzQSteff: Mark Hughes’ missing goalhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDr7bWRrrJABooksMike: 'In the Mad Pursuit of Applause' by Max Boyce https://amzn.to/2XpYWJoSteff: Pants of Perspective by Anna McNuff https://amzn.to/2LRFznfElis: The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner by Alan Sillitoe https://amzn.to/3cWUHvs
18/05/201h 14m

Episode 7: Mother Teresa's Debit Card

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat about the Haka, Millwall fans in the 70s and Peter Reid's thoughts on Garlic King Prawns...You can contact the team on @distantpod on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.You can see all of the clips mentioned on our YouTube Channel.This week's clips are https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdPg-dFSGVMfzeE6ITe8ZAwSteff: Michael Owen and Neville Southallhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WqOxNspUPyE Mike: Simone Biles 2019. Just ridiculous. https://youtu.be/xYAp-3-NoDoElis: The Haka, 1973 stylehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=emJyEa4z2EcDocumentaryElis: Panorama Millwall 1977https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wko197t1zEc&t=1902sSteff: Chicago Cubs - Steve Bartmanhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vq8G81oOHhYMike: Eddie The Eagle...with added Burt Reynolds!https://youtu.be/1nPHlytdl5wElis: The Peter Reid clip about Lawrie Cunninghamhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBbqSb2XLaIBooksSteff: Up Pohnpei by Paul Watson https://amzn.to/2WSxYezMike: Snake - The Ken Stabler autobiography https://amzn.to/3got80qElis: Soccernomics by Simon Kuper and Stefan Szymanski https://amzn.to/2zcQHZq
12/05/201h 23m

Episode 6: Waking up Next to a Bag of Cement

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero chat about American Samoan football, the Mighty Magyars, Kimbo Slice and John Noakes... and Barry from Eastenders...You can contact the team on @distantpod on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.If you want 8 free craft beers head to www.Beer52.com/distantEpisode 6: DetailsRound 1 of clipsMike: Shaun Williamson, aka Barry from Eastenders, singing before the World Indoor Bowls final.https://youtu.be/lr7WChCUAXISteff: Andy Powell’s message to the Troopshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZhUY36iz3UElis: England 3 Hungary 6, 1953https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JS_-7AfUdcADocumentary of the week picked by SteffNext Goal Winshttps://amzn.to/3cUMzvr Round 2 of clipsElis: Chuck Wepner v Andre the Giant, 1976https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozRTSSaP6p4Mike: Junior Kickstart, 1985https://youtu.be/v--12UYVM6YSteff: Kellogg's Start adverthttps://m.youtube.com/watch?v=tOzxmghX9Es BooksSteff: Knowing The Score by David Papeneau https://amzn.to/2M3NQotElis: Today We Die a Little: The Rise and Fall of Emil Zátopek, Olympic Legend by Richard Asquith https://amzn.to/3bWMFBEMike: 90 minutes of freedom by Jamie Grundy https://amzn.to/3effFWR
05/05/201h 13m

Episode 5: You've Got to Die of Something

Elis James, Mike Bubbins and Steff Garrero talk NHL enforcers & 70s and 80s pitch invasions. They also ask why Phil May looks like Cadfael...Join the Bar on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook @distantpodGet your 8 free beers at beer52.com/distantAll of the clips are on our YouTube channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdPg-dFSGVMfzeE6ITe8ZAw Episode 5 detailsRound 1 of clipsElis - Jonah Lomu v England 1995https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bfFSD_VJDF8Steff - 1973 Shamrock Rovers v Brazil - an all Ireland football team….https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EwTU8XmZkcAMike - John Facenda reads 'If.'https://youtu.be/LyinyctgHOI This week's Documentary choice is from MikeICE GUARDIANS on Netflix https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BzqIoa5z8gsRound 2 of clipsSteff - Bernard Hopkins confronts Joe Calzaghehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euaw-9AMHGE Elis - Leeds Utd v West Brom 1971https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zud5vwvwBDs&t=1sMike - Derek Quinnell debuthttps://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=-l0TeTPiH0s&feature=emb_logo BooksSteff - The cyclist who went out in the cold by Tim Moore https://amzn.to/2WU4XiIMike - Barry Sheene by Steve Parrish https://amzn.to/3edpTqLElis - Born to Run by Christopher McDougall https://amzn.to/2WSroVe
28/04/201h 10m

Episode 4: Oh Bobby!

Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero chat about Francesco Totti, the 1984 Milk Cup Final, Dick Butkus, Bobby Davro and Lionel Blair...Get involved on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook @distantpod and claim your 8 free beers at www.beer52.com/distantLeave us a five star review and a guess at who The Secret Guitarist is on here.You can find us on YouTube too https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdPg-dFSGVMfzeE6ITe8ZAwHere's the links to the clips from the episode.Round 1 of clipsMike: Dick Butkushttps://youtu.be/lsWqX2LgXN4Elis: Derek Redmond being helped over the line at Barcelona ‘92 by his dadhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4S3q6v8nBISteff: 1987 English Football League XI v Rest of the World https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ywifamQPis&t=28sDocumentaryElis' choice of Home & Away the 1984 Milk Cup Final, Everton v LiverpoolIt's in 5 parts, so here's the link to part one https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=onUuVNUXqRo Round 2 of clipsSteff: Sam Burgess playing in the NRL Grand Final 2014https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-qfb96Cue4https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xH98y7RNNKcMike: West Brom in China 1978https://youtu.be/HCvLrMQHLJ8Elis: Francesco Totti playing 8 a side with his mates.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbvSCmRb0hwBooksSteff: Brilliant Orange: The Neurotic Genius of Dutch Football by David Winner https://amzn.to/2ZsNYW8 Mike: Bobby Dazzler: My Story by Bobby George https://amzn.to/36l48lS Elis: The Glory Game by Hunter Davies https://amzn.to/2LRiVLK
20/04/201h 10m

Episode 3: Milk and Biscuits

Elis James, Mike Bubbins & Steff Garrero meet up in the bar to chat sport.This week 90s footballers' favourite foods and the wisdom of both John Sitton and Paul Sykes are on the agenda.Get involved on Twitter @distantpod and claim your 8 free beers at www.beer52.com/distant Leave us a five star review and a guess at who The Secret Guitarist is on here.You can find us on YouTube too https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdPg-dFSGVMfzeE6ITe8ZAw Here's the links to the clips from the episode.Round 1 of clipsElis - John Sitton starting on his own players https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L20B881v4gASteff - Magic Johnson in the 1992 All Star Game https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-p9lsMhGhgMike - Stirling Moss interview from 2010 https://youtu.be/eL_3Im5KRlE This weeks' DocumentarySteff - The Test on Amazon Prime https://amzn.to/2zYwiqQ Round 2 of clipsElis - Aston Villa players’ favourite food and drinks from 1995/96https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4kQB47ffGDkhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yajBDdKmk0sMike - Paul Sykes https://youtu.be/1fjC3zQu9dsSteff - Serena’s Golden Slam https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=osVIRIw-c74BooksMike - Instant Replay - The Green Bay Diary of Jerry Kramer https://amzn.to/36kxgd0 Elis - Those Feet: A Sensual History of English Football by David Winnerhttps://amzn.to/3bV5fK8 Steff - This Bloody Mary is the Last Thing I Own by Jonathan Rendallhttps://amzn.to/2Trpzwj
14/04/201h 8m

Episode 2: Covfefe 19

Elis, Mike and Steff return to the bar replete with clips of old sport from YouTube, a sports documentary and 3 sports books.This week, Donald Trump & the USFL, rugby kickers in the 1980s and boxing in a maximum security prison.If you want to get involved then drop the boys a line on Twitter @distantpod If you want free beer then head to www.beer52.com/distant to claim your 8 free beers. Leave us a five star review and a guess at who The Secret Guitarist is on here.Here's the links to the clips from the episode.Round 1 of ClipsElis - Paul Thorburn’s kick for Wales v Scotland in 1986 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6tdn5IGJbsMike- TV presenter Terry Wogan holes the world's longest televised putthttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IcKwHhEtgEw&feature=youtu.beSteff - James Scott who boxed live on TV while serving 30-40 years in prison https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55lbiwAnpkk&t=83sThis week's DocumentaryMike chose Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL https://www.espnplayer.com/video/small-potatoes-who-killed-the-usfl Round 2 of ClipsEis - Steve Robinson wins the WBO featherweight Title.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4LN5O7gbAc Steff - Wales & England v Scotland & Ireland 1980https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gumEjYvP3Ac&t=3sMike - Daley Thompson wins Gold at the 1984 Olympics. https://youtu.be/vPhhuQLHGWABooksElis - The Football Man: People & Passions in Soccer by Arthur Hopcraft https://amzn.to/2Tw8tO1Mike - Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream by H. G. Bissinger https://amzn.to/2TsdWW2Steff - Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life by William Finnegan https://amzn.to/3eamMQ8
06/04/201h 6m

Episode 1: Do We Not Like This?

Mike, Elis and Steff hook up in the Socially Distant Sports Bar for the first time to look at sport from the past.If you want to get in touch with the team via @distantpod on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.Leave us a five star review and a guess at who The Secret Guitarist is on here.claim your free beers www.beer52.com/distantHere's the links to the clips from the episode.Round 1 of ClipsMike - Jonathan Davies https://youtu.be/rt4AIRMzJ2oElis - Kevin Keegan on Superstars https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n4OzPrskdqUSteff - Euro 88 Final https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVZdz0fbdcgThis week's DocumentaryElis - "An Impossible Job" about Graham Taylor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLBA8ivsrt8&t=2198sRound 2 of ClipsSteff - Wigan winning the Middlesex Sevens https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gqdzb_HU3csMike - Shane Warne's ball of the century https://youtu.be/s3V-sYH0SksElis - Barry McGuigan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u256FIl_HtEBooksMike - LIFE OF EVEL by Evel Knievel amzn.to/2XlYgoA Elis - McIlvanney On Boxing by Hugh McIlvanney amzn.to/36qMUDJ Steff - In Sunshine or in Shadow: Shortlisted by Donald McRae amzn.to/2AMqZLu
31/03/2059m 39s

Trailer: The Story So Far

The best bits from Season 1 so far!Mike Bubbins, Elis James and Steff Garrero have set up a bar. They meet to talk about old sport, sports documentaries, sports books.But they get distracted a lot and wind up talking about Bobby Davro, Lionel Blair and Kimbo Slice.Join the bar on Twitter, Insta and Facebook @distantpod.Claim your free beers here - www.beer52.com/distant
21/03/209m 38s
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