"Wakeboarding is the thing I love the most in life."
Once a month, hit play and enjoy the talk of the tao podcast exclusively created by the Champ Daniel Grant where he interviews wakeboarders from all over the world who share their experiences in the industry with him.
If you love wakebording, regardless of your age and level, this is the podcast for you.
EP.01 - Tom Fooshee
Born in New Braufels, Texas, and riding for 23 years, Tom is no stranger to the contest scene and knows well the ins & outs of being a professional wakeboarder. He has had a decorative career with being 12 times Cablestock Champion (2005 - present), 2 times "Best Wake Park Rider" - Award Winner at Wake Awards and 6 times WWA Wake Park World Series Champion.
With tittles like these, Tom is no doubt the King of the Cable.
TOM FOOSHEE - Talk of the TAO, brought to you by FarmFM.
EP.02 - Cam and Terry (Foreigners in Spain)
Terry Bailey, riding for Prospect Wakeboards, STZ & The Wakeboard Cable. Originally from Johnston City, USA, he makes the most of his season travelling all over Europe in the summer and Asia in the winter.
Cameron Graham, one of the biggest riders originally from South Africa. Started basing himself in the Philippines, making a name for himself. He represents brands like DoubleUp Wakeboards, HOMIES & Answer Wake Co.
Find out more about these 2 @terrybailey10 or @camerongraham_
EP.03 - Joe Battleday
For this week's podcast I sit down and talk with a recently added Liquid Force team rider, Joey Battleday at US Nationals.
Joey has been one of the busiest riders this season and I learned a lot about him and his future plans. Enjoy. (have a listen)
EP.04 - Blake Bishop
Blake Bishop, the Georgia raised American, gives us a glimpse into the life of having a private setup, taking me by surprise and talking about Blakes boat riding turning pro in 2015 representing brands such as Slingshot Sports Sesitec Trash Wax, Space Mob, Valdosta Wake Compound BuyWake and Ambush Board Co.
This week we are going +18. This episode does contain swearing which is not censored. Please listen at your own discretion.
Lets get into it, this is Blake Bishop on Talk of the Tao!
EP.05 - Didi Anwar and Aum
Hey Everyone and welcome back to another episode of Talk Of The Tao!
This time, I’d like to also include the people that have an impact on our sport way past my time and paved the way for us: I'm talking about the cable park owners and local legends.
So this week is it down with 2 very special people that were my local legends raising me from my first ever overseas trip. Until now, I couldn’t be more stoked to have here Didi Anwar and AUM, the owner of Thai Wake Park on the Talk of The Tao!
EP.06 - Wesley Mark Jacobsen
This episode of #talkofthetao we have a very special individual that has made a very big impact on our sport in the last 5 years. Drawing up and designing @slingshotwake graphics, producing killer web edits and even full length films (The Coalition) even creating his own brands Space Mob & Trash Wax. The dedication and love he has for wake boarding is unmatched. Having the opportunity to sit down and talk with Wes felt great and hope you all enjoy this episode as well!
EP.07 - Dominik Guehrs
This episode I got a good friend Dominik Guehrs a rider from Munich Germany this guy is a machine on and off the water! 20 Years of riding experience and a master of flight supported by Redbull Ion Fluege.De & OURHOUSE
EP.08 - Enzo Asseraf
This Episode I have a chat with Enzo Asseraf from France, once a kid now, as tall or taller than me.. Gaining style, power and attention where ever he rides! lets dive into how it is like to be a junior on the scene, his story of getting sponsored, and how a specific contest was enough to prove to his parent he didn’t need to learn airtricks!
EP.09 - Victor Salmon
THAI WAKE PARK Local from Belgium, shreds on a wakeboard & wake skate! We talk about how he got into #wakeboarding, starting a company, and the story how he got sponsored.
Victor got injured during the summer of 2020 in the middle of filming for his e-fise part, find out how it all happened whats been going on during his recovery in the latest Talk of the TAO.
EP.10 - Fame Ivan Kogen
Been a while since I posted a podcast! This episode we catch up with producer and brand owner of @2spicy to learn more the man himself, his Full length film and future plans! Thanks for your time!