The epitome of grit, Joe Desena, founder & CEO of Spartan Race and NY Times best-selling author, travels the globe seeking answers from experts like Sir Richard Branson, Steve Pressfield, Barbell Shrugged, and many more. Joe’s interviews with authors, academics, athletes, adventurers, CEOs and thought leaders will shift your thinking, make you laugh and and give you the tools you need. He’s on a mission to find the secrets to success in all aspects of life. Not only does Joe interview epic people, he has brought together an amazing panel to break down and analyze every aspect of these interviews. On his Spartan Up! Podcast, he gives you the ultimate blueprint and action steps to assimilating these powerful conversations into your own life. The Podcast is now live here. To find out how to get a free entry to a Spartan Race, read more about the podcast:
SPECIAL GUESTS INCLUDE:
- Former member of Seal Team Six
- Olympic wrestling coach
- Ultra marathoner (who carries a fridge on his back)
- CEO of Virgin Group
- Visually impaired wrestler
- Emeritus US Army General
- Founder of Seal Fit
“People who push the limits get much more out of life than those who watch others do it.”
– Richard Branson, Virgin Group Founder & CEO
“You can actually convince other people to have more of a growth mindset. You can, for example, show them scientific evidence that people actually do change.”
– Angela Duckworth, “GRIT Expert,” psychologist at University of Pennsylvania
“No one develops obstacle immunity. Someone always is fighting to overcome obstacles. Surrounded by people who are trying to form family who will help you fight through these obstacles.”
– Camille McCue, elite athlete
“The minute you start projecting the future, you’re living in the future, you’re not living in the now, in the moment.”
– Gracie Van Der Byl, distance swimmer
Every day, Joe De Sena, founder and CEO of Spartan Race and New York Times bestselling author, inspires millions of people all over the world to get off the couch and take on any obstacle, on an off the course. Now, he is ready for a new challenge.
With camera in tow, Joe travels the globe to explore what it means to Spartan Up! in all aspects of life in the new Spartan Up! Podcast series.
Total Sports Blog will select one winner to receive a free entry to a Spartan Race. To enter, you must:
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One winner will be chosen at random. The winner will be contacted on Twitter by 1/30/15. Good luck!
Congratulations to our winner @CDomasky