Coach Chad Parks

56. Coach Tom Ryan | “The Ohio State University” Head Wrestling Coach on Chosen Suffering, Positive Infinity, and Becoming Elite in Life.

In this episode, Coach P speaks with legendary wrestling coach, Tom Ryan, of “The Ohio State University.” Coach Ryan shares his life journey, OSU Wrestling, and lessons from his new book, “Chosen Suffering.”  Coach Ryan was a 2 x D1 All-American…

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55. Hell Week | Chosen Suffering and Perspectives That Lead to Greater Success!

In this episode, Coach P discusses, “Hell Week”. How to take on new challenges and view them as improvement tools rather than punishment or difficulties.  Coach P provides 5 perspectives you can implement in your life right now as an athlete,…

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54. Bobby Lashley | WWE Superstar on Hard Work, Dedication, and a Positive Attitude!

In this episode, Coach P speaks with WWE Superstar, Bobby Lashley about sports, life, family, and more. Before his rise in Professional Wrestling, Bobby was a High School State Champion and 4 x College All-American wrestler, winning 3 National Titles…

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53. Pat and Amanda Hogan | Wrestling the Alphabet

In this episode, Coach P holds a wonderful conversation with Pat and Amanda Hogan, the Co-Authors of the newly released children’s book, “Wrestling the Alphabet.” The Hogan’s share their thought process, journey, and excitement about creating and…

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52. TERRA GRAPPL’R: Changing the Game, Innovation, and Passion Projects.

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Dan Tramontozzi and Jared Ferreira, Co-Founders of the Outstanding Wrestling Shoe Brand, TERRA GRAPPL’R. Dan and Jared are both sports guys who have competed at high levels and now excel in the business world. But…

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51.\Aaron Golub: The First Blind D1 Football Player, NFL Free Agent, and Current Motivational Speaker on Overcoming Perceived Limitations

In this episode, Coach P speaks with the incredibly inspirational Aaron Golub about overcoming perceived limitations in your life.  Aaron was the first blind D1 football player, playing and serving as Team Captain for Tulane University. He became…

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50.\David Nurse: Life Optimization, the NBA, and How to Pivot and Go for Success.

In this episode, Coach P speaks with a special guest, the absolutely incredible David Nurse.  David Nurse is a Life Optimization Coach who has worked with over 150 NBA players to become the best versions of themselves. David is also an author,…

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49.\Tim Elliott: UFC Fighter on Becoming a Professional and Training Smarter

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Tim Elliot, UFC Fighter, on becoming a true professional athlete, becoming a business, and training smarter to utilize potential.  Tim and Coach P have known one another for years. Coach P had the honor of…

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48.\ Shut Up and Win: How to Help Yourself Stop Overthinking and Just Do It

In this episode, Coach P discusses a mindset he learned from 10 X National Championship Coach, Jim Miller. In sport and life, we often have the needed skill sets to succeed, but overthink everything, leading us to freeze up or underperform. Learning…

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47.\ LC Davis: Coach, Professional Fighter, and Father on Perseverance, Mindset, and Family.

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Coach LC Davis about his upbringing, MMA career, and his passion for coaching. LC was a college wrestler, turned high-level MMA fighter competing for organizations like the WEC, Affliction, and Bellator. LC trained…

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