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The tools you need to help you bust through your fears, doubts, and anxiety so you can unleash your best self.


33: Dan “Nitro” Clark | Discussing Racism, Inequality and Black Lives Matter
Jun 24 • 62 min
In today’s episode, Dan “Nitro” Clark sits down with two of his lifelong friends, Mel Black and Frank McFadden, to discuss racial inequality, social injustice and George Floyd. The purpose of this episode was for Dan to get a deeper understanding from two…
32: Bonnie St. John | Olympic Athlete - Rhode Scholar - 7x Author
Jun 8 • 63 min
Named “One of the 5 most inspiring woman in America” by NBC news, Bonnie was first African-America ever to win medals in the Winter Paralympics. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard, earned a Rhodes Scholarship, served as the director of the White…
31: Camille Leblanc-Bazinet | The “Fittest Woman on Earth” Talks Motivation - Championship Mindset - Training and Motherhood.
May 27 • 64 min
In today’s episode, former CrossFit professional athlete, Camille Leblanc-Bazinet, shares tools, tips and strategies that helped her become “The Fittest Woman on Earth,” build a successful business, and maintain a thriving marriage. By striving to leave…
30: Dave Lipson | Former Professional Baseball Player - Founder of Thundrbro Training System
May 20 • 45 min
Dave “Thundrbro” Lipson sits down with Dan this week. They do a deep dive into what it takes to pack on muscle, lose body fat and transform your body. Dave has a background in professional baseball strength and conditioning. He’s known as the trainer’s…
29: Dr Joshua Partnow | COVID-19 Advice from an ER Doctor on the Frontline
May 11 • 77 min
Dr. Joshua Partnow, an ER Doctor in Los Angeles at a hospital with one of highest number of COVID 19 cases in California, sits down with Dan this week. They do a deep dive into what it’s like on the frontlines battling COVID, what you can expect if you…
28: Dr Jeff Spencer | Former Olympian - Founder of Championship Blueprint
Apr 30 • 51 min
On this episode Dan sits down with Dr. Jeff Spencer. Jeff is a former Olympian and over the last 40 years has worked with some of our generation’s most successful icons: Tiger Woods, U2, Richard Branson, 40 Olympic Gold medalist, just to name a few. In…
27: Mary Maddux | World-Renowned Meditation Teacher
Apr 16 • 44 min
On this episode Dan sits down with meditation teacher Mary Maddux. Mary has been meditating for over 40 years and has worked with thousands of people worldwide. She is also the co-creator of the uber-popular Mediation Oasis podcast and apps. Show notes at…
26: Amy Van Slambrook | How to Thrive in Uncertain Times
Apr 9 • 39 min
On this episode Dan sits down with licensed psychotherapist and certified workplace coach to go over strategies, tips and tools on how to not only survive but thrive during crisis. Show notes at https://gladiatorway.com/26
25: Barry Shore | The Godfather of Joy
Mar 26 • 52 min
On this episode Dan sits down with Barry Shore, the Godfather of Joy. Barry woke up at 55 years of age, completely paralyzed. Barry shares how he went from paralyzed to being the Godfather of Joy whose “Smile Now” movement is being embraced globally and…
24: Dr. Sam Bakhtiar | Setting Goals, Making Money & Overcoming Tough Times
Mar 2 • 42 min
On this episode Dan talks with Dr. Sam Bakhtiar. Sam is a doctor, CEO, author, world-class bodybuilder, and multi-millionaire entrepreneur. He runs a fitness franchising business, The Camp Transformation Center, with 110 locations and two different…
23: The Gladiator and The Geek
Jan 14 • 29 min
On this episode Dan sits down in the studio with Producer Jason DeFillippo to discuss the holidays and how they had vastly different experiences. Dan and Jason share tips and tricks on how to handle depression during the holidays that translate into every…
22: Dan Clark | The Mind Pump Interview
Jan 7 • 69 min
Sal, Adam & Justin from The Mind Pump podcast interview Dan on this episode. Dan shares some fascinating stories from his past such as how Dan found ways to become bigger, faster, stronger on the outside after a tragic event in his early life, his…
21: Tim Storey | Life Coach to the Stars, Acclaimed Author, Motivational Speaker
Dec 18, 2019 • 54 min
Tim Storey is an acclaimed author, life coach and motivational speaker who has shared his inspiring words in 70 countries and written nine books. Tim has helped guide people, including many celebrities, through some of life’s most difficult circumstances.…
20: Dr. Belisa Vranich | Breathing for Better Performance, Life, & Sex
Dec 10, 2019 • 65 min
Dr Belisa Vranich, is a leading expert in mental health and fitness, and the author of Breathe: The Simple, Revolutionary 14-Day Program to Improve your Mental and Physical Health. She is a regular guest on Good Morning America, The Today Show, CNN, and…
19: Misty Diaz | Adaptive Athlete, Influencer, Role Model.
Dec 3, 2019 • 54 min
Misty Diaz has completed more than 200 obstacle and endurance races – but when she was born, doctors never thought she’d walk. Diaz has a severe form of spina bifida, a birth defect that kept her spine from developing properly. By her mid-20s, 28…
18: Bobby Castro | From Busboy to $300 Million
Nov 26, 2019 • 41 min
Bobby Castro’s story is the epitome of American dream. With only a 9th grade education he incredibly wound up building and selling his company worth $1 billion. Tune into this episode to hear how he made it all happen.
17: Mo Gawdat | Chief Business Officer, Google X / How to Engineer Your Happiness
Nov 19, 2019 • 68 min
Mo Gawdat is the former Chief Business Officer for Google [X], the division of Google responsible for moonshots like the self-driving car and worldwide WiFi delivered by balloons. After the unexpected death of his son, Ali, Mo went on a journey on how to…
16: Arianne Zucker | The Art of Keeping Your Dignity in a Crisis
Nov 12, 2019 • 68 min
Three-time Emmy-nominated Days of Our Lives star Arianne Zucker, who also happens to be the actress featured in the leaked Trump/Billy Bush video, joins Dan to talk about what a crisis can teach us about resilience and creating hope from chaos. Show notes…
15: Sarah Hiner | How the Healthcare System Doesn’t Want You Healthy
Nov 5, 2019 • 60 min
Dan interviews Sarah Hiner, a health and wellness expert and CEO of Bottom Line Inc., about how to navigate a healthcare system that doesn’t want you healthy. In this wide-ranging conversation, they dive into parenting tips, whether anger and rage lead to…
14: Ben Angel | Bestselling Author - Bio-hacker
Oct 29, 2019 • 59 min
Ben Angel is the bestselling author of the groundbreaking new book, “Unstoppable” how to hack your brain to success. In 2017 Ben became severely depressed, experienced crippling brain fog and fatigue, then went on a mission to biohack his way back to…
13: Dr Patti Johnson | Therapist & Anxiety Expert
Oct 22, 2019 • 66 min
Dr. Patti Johnson is marriage and family therapist who specializes in anxiety relief. She is also the creator of EmMa, the emotional manager for anxiety app. In this episode, tips and tools to manage anxiety, how to stay grounded in an increasingly…
12: Hunter McIntyre | 6x Obstacle Course Racing World Champion - Wildcard Crossfit Games Athlete - Sport’s Illustrated Top 50 Fittest Athletes
Oct 15, 2019 • 69 min
Hunter McIntyre is a 6x Obstacle Course Racing World Champion, a Crossfit Games Competitor, and one of Sport’s Illustrated Top 50 fittest Athletes. In this episode the journey from troubled, incarcerated teen to pro athlete, the difference between…
11: Zap and Ice | American Gladiators - Fitness Icons
Oct 8, 2019 • 63 min
Raye Hollit (ZAP) and Lori Fetrick (ICE) are former American Gladiators/Fitness Icons. In this candid episode Zap and Ice pull the curtain back and share their favorite/worst moments on the show, the brutality of being a female Gladiator, the joy of fame…
10: Anthony Trucks | Former NFL Player - Bestselling Author & Keynote Speaker
Oct 1, 2019 • 57 min
Anthony Trucks is a former NFL player, bestselling author, and keynote speaker. Anthony shares his traumatic experience growing up as a foster child, dealing with racial identity struggles, to triumphantly making it to the NFL. He then recounts the heart…
09: Mind Pump | Exposing the RAW TRUTH about Health, Fitness and Nutrition
Sep 24, 2019 • 64 min
Join the Mind Pump Podcast hosts, Sal Di Stefano, Adam Schafer and Justin Andrews as they share the best practices, tips and mistakes they’ve made as personal trainers, gym owners, and competitors over the last 20 years. They discuss which diet and…
08: Jen Widerstrom | NBC’s Biggest Loser Coach - Bestselling Author - American Gladiator
Sep 17, 2019 • 60 min
Jen Widerstrom is a trainer, bestselling author and TV star, known for her big-hearted training on NBC’s The Biggest Loser. In this episode Jen shares the secret sauce behind personal transformation and why some people succeed and others struggle. Jen has…
07: Jordan Harbinger | The Larry King of Podcasting - Communication & Social Dynamics Expert
Sep 10, 2019 • 65 min
Jordan Harbinger is a former Wall Street lawyer turned interview talk show host who deconstructs the playbooks of the most successful people on earth and shares their strategies, perspectives and practical insights with the rest of us. In this episode,…
06: Bill Wooditch | 100 Million Dollar Man - WSJ Bestselling Author - Speaker
Sep 4, 2019 • 47 min
Bill Wooditch is the 100 million dollar man who’s learned to use failure as his teacher. In this episode Bill shares his journey from punching holes in wood for $3.25 an hour after high school to owning a company that does $100 million dollars in sales…
05: Cayla Craft | Self Made Millionaire - Mother of 3 - Lifestyle Entrepreneur
Aug 27, 2019 • 47 min
Cayla Craft is a mom of 3, self-made millionaire and lifestyle entrepreneur who helps women pursue their passion of owning a business. She is a bestselling author, has appeared on FOX, NBC, and hosts a Top 100 Podcast “Mommy Millionaire.” In this episode…
04: Dr. Ish Major | Relationship Expert - Board Certified Psychiatrist
Aug 20, 2019 • 48 min
Dr. Ish Major / is relationship guru featured on WE tv’s Marriage Bootcamp who helps men and women navigate their way through the dating jungle. He’s also a board-certified psychiatrist and addiction expert that is a frequent guest on the Today Show. In…
03: Cheryl Brost | 8x CrossFit Games Athlete, Mother of 2, and Successful Entrepreneur
Aug 13, 2019 • 44 min
Today I sit down with Cheryl Brost, a 48-year-old, 2x CrossFit Games Champion, 10x CrossFit Games qualifier, mother of two who is also a successful entrepreneur, business owner, wife and coach. We dive into how she gets it all done. Cheryl also shares…
02: Matt Beals | Air Force Fighter Pilot and 4x Crossfit Games Athlete
Aug 6, 2019 • 44 min
Matt Beals is a former Air Force fighter pilot and the youngest fighter pilot in Desert Storm. He taught and trained fighter pilots for over 25 years and was also a solo stunt pilot for the famous Air Force Thunderbird demonstration team and performed at…
01: Nick Stern | The Power of Making the Mission First
Jul 30, 2019 • 38 min
Nick Stern is a serial entrepreneur, longevity expert, and co-founder of the popular superfood brand SUNWARRIOR. Nick shares the devastation from losing everything in the real estate crash in 2008 and how he turned his fortunes around. He also reveals the…
Welcome to The Gladiator Way
Jul 15, 2019 • 3 min
Hosted by Dan “Nitro” Clark, former American Gladiator, NFL player, bestselling author, speaker, fitness fanatic and heart attack survivor. The goal of The Gladiator Way is to share inspiring stories from the most brilliant minds in health, fitness,…