Taekwondo Life Magazine's Podcast

Taekwondo Life Magazine's Podcast

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A martial arts Podcast featuring interviews, news, training techniques, and information about Taekwondo from the pages of Taekwondo Life Magazine. We Celebrate Life Through Taekwondo and here is the place to hear the best guests and get the most upda…


41- Taekwondo Rookie of the Year with MLB’s Pete Alonso
Dec 9 • 25 min
NY Met’s first baseman Pete Alonso talks with host, Marc Zirogiannis, about his life and accomplishments on and off the baseball diamond.
40- Common Kicking Mistakes With Samery Moras
Dec 2 • 29 min
In this interview with Taekwondo Life Magazine’s Marc Zirogiannis, she not only discusses her life and training but breaks down one of her instructional video blogs on “Common Kicking Mistakes Taekwondo Practitioners Make.”
39-Master and Commander with Justin Faiferlick
Nov 25 • 33 min
Lt. Colonel Master Justin Faiferlick talks with Marc Zirogiannis about his over 32 years of Martial Arts experience and his work for the Iowa Air National Guard
38- Jesse V. Johnson is a “Triple Threat”
Nov 18 • 40 min
Jesse V. Johnson talks with Marc Zirogiannis about his approach to films and fights and him love of Taekwondo poomsae.
37- From The Streets of Brooklyn with Steven Lambert
Nov 11 • 56 min
Steven Lambert talks to Marc Zirogiannis about his new book, From The Streets Of Brooklyn To The Halls Of Hollywood, which chronicles his life and career.
36- The Road to 2020 with Anastasija Zolotic
Nov 4 • 23 min
Anastasija Zolotic is a rising star in the competitive Taekwondo landscape. She is one of exciting young stars of the USA Taekwondo program and while her future is bright she has already amassed an impressive record.
35-Why Simon Rhee is The Best of the Best!
Oct 28 • 33 min
Simon Rhee talks with Marc Zirogiannis about his childhood illness, his work on this historic film, and his work in almost 200 motion picture and television projects
34- Out of the Garage with Team-M’s Captain, Alvin Jong
Oct 21 • 30 min
eam Captain and World Poomsae Championship Gold Medalist, Alvin Jong, spoke to Marc Zirogiannis about Team-M’s history, its mission, and its future.
33- What Drives Assemblyman Ron Kim?
Oct 14 • 34 min
Ron discusses with Taekwondo Life Magazine the challenges of living, working, and serving the people in one of the most ethnically diverse areas in all of the United States, the 40th Assembly District of NYS
32- Age is Just a Number with Angelo Bonilla
Oct 7 • 19 min
Angelo Bonilla discusses his entry into the martial arts with Taekwondo Life Magazine, his challenges, and the benefits of starting as a mature student.
31- Mastery and the Mindset to Succeed with Chandler Walker
Sep 30 • 22 min
Taekwondo Life Magazine’s Marc Zirogiannis talks with Chandler Walker, the founder of Chan’s Logic and Stone Age Fuel about Mastery and the Mindset to Succeed.
30- 20/20 Armor with Master Ali Ghafour
Sep 23 • 37 min
Master Ghafour discusses his start in Taekwondo training, his Canadian Taekwondo journey, his current project, and the future of Taekwondo as a professional sport
29- Step on the Mat with Ninja Nguyen
Sep 16 • 35 min
Ninja Nguyen joins Taekwondo Life’s host, Marc Zirogiannis, for a discussion of his life and training, as well as his recent book release.
28- The Art of Self Defense with Mindy Kelly
Sep 9 • 31 min
Mindy Kelly talks about her career, the subject of toxic masculinity in the martial arts and entertainment business, and her philosophy on life with host, Marc Zirogiannis
27- Listening To The Masters with Ronnie Malina
Sep 2 • 38 min
Ronnie Malina, 5th Degree Black Belt and the author of a Listening to the Masters: Insight, Knowledge, and Wisdom From Today’s Martial Arts Masters, talks to Marc Zirogiannis.
26-Five “Must See” Martial Arts Films with C.M. Griffin
Aug 26 • 40 min
Grandmaster C.M. Griffin reveals five “must see” martial arts films in this episode.
25- How to Feed a Human with Dr. Robyn and Russ
Aug 19 • 25 min
Marc Zirogiannis is joined by Dr. Robyn Odegaard and Russ Bruzzano, the founders of the Whole Food Muscle Club and the authors of a new book, How to Feed a Human: The Whole Food Muscle Way
24- Fight Intelligence with Coach Eddie Cha
Aug 12 • 29 min
Eddie Cha talks with host, Marc Zirogiannis, fresh off his coaching victory of Chan Sung Jung, “The Korean Zombie”, at UFC’s Fight Night 154.
23- The 2019 USA Taekwondo Nationals with Coach Jim Haxton
Aug 5 • 34 min
Join Coach Jim Haxton as he takes us on a behind the scenes look at the 2019 USA Taekwondo Nationals from Minneapolis, Minnesota.
22- Master Valerie Loureda Bellator 222 Recap
Jul 29 • 22 min
Taekwondo Life Magazine’s host and Editor, Marc Zirogiannis, joined Master Edward Park, by 6th Dan Taekwondo, ringside, on press row for the evening’s event. This unusual episode was recorded at MSG to highlight the entrance, fight highlights, victory…
21- Fighters First with PFL’s Ray Sefo
Jul 22 • 30 min
Ray Sefo discusses his professional career, his unique position as a seasoned fighter to be the face of a sports combat organization, and what can be expected from the remainder of the 2019 PFLMMA season.
20- With Rank Comes Responsibility with Grandmaster Sung C. Kim
Jul 15 • 35 min
randmaster Sung C. Kim, the youngest Grandmaster in the United States, and one of the youngest in the world, provides a detailed look at the testing process, the preparation needed to get ready for this intensive experience, and the responsibility…
19- Alex The Spartan’s $1 Million Dollar Destiny
Jul 8 • 33 min
Alex “The Spartan” Nicholson is a Taekwondo training Mixed Martial Artist fighting for the $1million Heavyweight purse in the 2019 Professional Fighter’s League season.
18- Cung Le’s Roots are in Taekwondo
Jul 1 • 40 min
Cung Le talks to Marc Zirogiannis about his life and training and about what lies ahead as he blazes the next chapter in the book that is his life.
17- What is Para-Taekwondo with Master Michael Sirota
Jun 24 • 40 min
Marc Zirogiannis explores the development of Para-Taekwondo for Master Sirota in his personal teaching programs, as well as his work over the last 20 years globalizing the movement through his Global Para Taekwondo Consultancy, as well as other platforms.
16-Gold Medal Martial Arts with Grandmaster Herb Perez
Jun 17 • 41 min
In 1987 Taekwondo competitor Herb Perez changed the modern Taekwondo landscape by becoming the 1st American to defeat a Korean athlete and become World Taekwondo Champion.
15-Female Fighters Matter Too with Master Maggie Messina
Jun 10 • 33 min
Master Maggie Messina graced the cover of the March/April 2019 issue of Taekwondo Life Magazine
14-“Nobody Bothers Me”-The Legacy of Jhoon Rhee
Jun 3 • 98 min
One year after the passing of Grandmaster Jhoon Rhee Taekwondo Life Magazine takes a look at the life, impact, and legacy of this legendary figure whose persona transcended one martial art.
13-How Can Sports Psychology Help Your Taekwondo Practice-Dr. Peder Piering
May 27 • 24 min
Marc Zirogiannis and Dr. Piering discuss his role in helping athletes overcome adversity and achieve optimal performance.
12-TKD Go For the Gold with Erica Linthorst
May 20 • 27 min
Taekwondo competitor, instructor, master, and advocate, Erica Linthorst, joins the program to discuss “Aging Up and Staying in the Game”, her impressive competitive resume, her world travels, and TKD Go For the Gold.
11- The Road to Tokyo 2020 with Olympian Stephen Lambdin
May 13 • 40 min
In this episode Stephen discusses his journey and progress towards the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, his successes and struggles, as well as his views on the question of whether he is an athlete or a martial artist?
10- The Martial Arts History Museum with Michael Matsuda
May 6 • 28 min
50 year veteran of the martial arts, Michael Matsuda, joins Taekwondo Life Magazine to discuss his perspectives on the recent history of the martial arts in the United States, martial arts journalism, and his founding of the “brick and mortar” Martial…
9-The Return of Sherman Augustus
Apr 29 • 32 min
Into the Badlands action star and Taekwondo 2nd Dan Sherman Augustus joins Marc Zirogiannis for a follow up interview.
8-The Most Flexible Man in America featuring Simon Scher
Apr 22 • 29 min
7th Dan Master Simon Scher talks about his Instagram kicking project, and much more
7- Nutrition for Taekwondo with Erica Stephens
Apr 15 • 25 min
Accredited Sports Dietitian, Erica Stephens joins Marc Zirogiannis from her home base of Australia to discuss her ebook Nutrition for Taekwondo
6-The NYS Nunchuck Ban with Neil H. Greenberg, Esq.
Apr 8 • 24 min
Attorney at Law and martial artist, Neil H. Greenberg, Esq, joins the Podcast to discuss his article on the Federal Courts overturn on New York State’s ban on Nunchuck’s
5-The Taekwondo Hall of Fame featuring 9th Dan Gerard Robbins
Apr 1 • 29 min
9th Dan Taekwondo legend and founder of the Taekwondo Hall of Fame joins Taekwondo Life Magazine for an interview.
4- What “Leaving Neverland” Can Teach Martial Arts Instructors
Mar 26 • 30 min
A frank discussion of the responsibility of martial arts instructors to behave in an appropriate way in light of some of the recent controversies over criminal, and immoral behavior
3- A Tribute To Grandmaster Yeon Hee Park
Mar 23 • 27 min
A Tribute To Grandmaster Yeon Hee Park
2- Getting to Know Sherman Augustus and Present Focus
Mar 21 • 19 min
Getting to Know Sherman Augustus and more.
Testing 1-2-3
Mar 19 • 3 min
The Inaugural Test Podcast