Introducing the Progression Project Podcast. This episode is from the Progression Project, my new podcast focused on the learning process and journey to mastery. But, since our conversation uses paddle surfing to discuss the learning process, you guys will love it!
Josh Waitzkin is the author of The Art of Learning. He's the subject of the movie, Searching for Bobby Fischer, about his chess life. He's an 8x US National Chess Champion, a 2x World Tai Chi Push Hands Champion, and a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt. He's new passion is paddle surfing, and I've been coaching Josh for the last 16 months. Our conversation is about his the learning process and his framework for skill acquisition. If you're learning to paddle surf listen to this episode first.