Personal Best

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 Aug 29, 2019


Personal Best turns tiny goals into grand adventures. From CBC Original Podcasts.

Episode Date
Joe is a hobo punk anarchist who wants to jettison part of his old self, so that he can step out onto the dance floor. Our final episode of season 2.
Jul 02, 2019
I Know What You Packed Last Summer
Two stories. Sienna cries when confronting authority figures. Also, four strangers wake-up chained in a spooky basement...
Jun 25, 2019
Yours in Trial and Error and Error
Fan is a poet and writer of love letters. He basks in fantasy, but he's never been able to muster any passion for cooking.
Jun 18, 2019
Timidly Fierce
Nick is an actor who has auditioned for over 100 commercials with very little success. Is it possible he's just too cool?
Jun 11, 2019
Know More, Carry Less
Cihang is afraid of running out of things to say. She wishes for a database of interesting tidbits to pull from at parties.
Jun 04, 2019
48 Hours
Rob and Andrew hit the streets to find a random stranger's problem and solve it within 48 hours.
May 28, 2019
The Power of You
Colleen is a very big fan of her brother-in-law's abstract paintings. She offers to sell them on his behalf, withholding the fact she has no idea how to sell.
May 21, 2019
The Egg Bag
Chandler is a woman in her thirties without a credit card. The answer might be found in an unusual self-help book.
May 14, 2019
Season 2 Teaser
Eight weeks of new episodes start May 14th.
Apr 30, 2019
Season 2 Update
We have an update about new episodes, a surprise and a preview of a new CBC podcast called Tai Asks Why.
Nov 16, 2018
A Ride on the Desert Bus
In our final episode of the season, Julia (different Julia than before) is a messy eater. But instead of a problem with table manners, she's convinced it's something else. Something that goes all the way back to ancient Buddhist teachings.
Apr 03, 2018
Tragedy + Time
Two stories. Oriana can't lie and it's hurting those close to her. Also, Kevin wants to make his grandma laugh.
Mar 27, 2018
Jackie Chan's Sleeveless Turtleneck
Yaw loved action movies as kid. As an adult, Yaw wants to land a backflip.
Mar 20, 2018
Cow Watch 2018
Sheryl is a city person. But she feels like she hasn't had a chance to express her inner self - her true country self. Sheryl wants to deliver a baby cow.
Mar 13, 2018
Two stories. Michael is a musician who goes by the stage name Non-Swimmer. To no one's surprise, he can't swim. Also, Toula hates cancelling plans.
Mar 06, 2018
The Doppelgänger
Julia struggles flirting over text messages and it's hampering her love life. But it's not just dating - she struggles with all text messages. Is it possible to communicate your authentic self via text, or are you doomed to prop up a performative husk dancing on a touch screen forever?
Feb 27, 2018
Let's Go Schwimmin'
Two stories. It's tragic when you can't communicate to those closest to you. For Manu, it's his local cashier. Also, Jan is overwhelmed by menu options.
Feb 20, 2018
Nine Fiver
Brent is a punk musician, radio announcer and an all-around fun guy who is completely unable to celebrate himself. His only hope might be a man with a keytar.
Feb 13, 2018
One Time Snooze
Robin is a chronic snoozer. She's constantly late for work, sleeping in for upwards of two hours. She's also been keeping an elaborate secret since high school.
Feb 12, 2018
A self-improvement show that helps you be your best you. As best we can. Given the constraints. Coming February 14
Dec 22, 2017