Vincent Desharnais is a professional defenseman graduated from Providence College and drafted by the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League. The 6’7″ gentle giant has had a fascinating career filled with challenges and learning. He shares his story with us in a very inspiring and interesting interview.

The Activate segment highlights elite athletes and their backgrounds. In these interviews, they come back to the obstacles overcome along the way and share their story with us, unfiltered.

Note that the opinions conveyed by guests are their sole responsibility.


Living SISU’s INSPIRE podcast presents pro athletes, health professionals and everyday heroes to guide you on your journey to a healthier lifestyle. SISU is a Finnish word representing the inner strength required to face adversity. SISU is synonymous with determination, resilience, tenacity, courage, guts, and grit. Through these dynamic conversations and interviews, we aim to INSPIRE our listeners to live the SISU lifestyle.

Let’s create a healthier, more active world together!