Coach Chad Parks

102. Jabari Irons | Irons Elite Wrestling- Empowering Athletes and Changing Lives

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Jabari Irons, Irons Elite Wrestling Club head coach.  Coach Irons has an incredible life story mixed with highs, lows, and everything in between. He was on his deathbed after being shot and not long after,…

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101. Kurt Buller | Colonel USAF (RET)- Leadership at the Highest Levels

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Retired United States Airforce Colonel Kurt Buller. Kurt served 23 years in Air Force Special Operations as a Special Tactics Officer, is a master parachutist, combat SCUBA diver, and graduated from the Army’s…

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100. Frank Molinaro | Dangerously Consistent

In this episode, Coach P speaks with the world-class athlete and coach Frank Molinaro. Frank is a USA Olympian in wrestling, D-1 National Champion for Penn State University, a 4-time College All-American, and an assistant wrestling coach for Arizona…

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99. Dee Leavell | Your Mission Over Your Excuses

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Dee Leavell, Head Wrestling Coach for Christian County HS in KY and founder of Next Leavell Inspiration.  During the conversation, Coach Leavell talks about his unique introduction to wrestling, his career as…

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98. Travis Keal | Building People of Character

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Coach Travis Keal, the head wrestling coach at Mill Valley High School in Kansas. Coach Keal started the program at Mill Valley and has coached their for 22 years. In that time, his teams have won a state title,…

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97. Dan Wernikoff | Champion Athletes Nutrition

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Dan Wernikoff of Champion Athletes nutrition. Dan is a certified sports nutritionist, working with middle school, high school, collegiate, and professional athletes.  During the conversation, Dan talks of his…

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96. Kevin Ward | Army West Point Head Wrestling Coach- A Warrior Heart and Mind

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Kevin Ward, the head wrestling coach for Army West Point.  Coach Ward was an amazing wrestler for Soddy Daisey High School in Tennesse and then NCAA powerhouse Oklahoma State University. After Kevin’s…

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95. Colby Crank | Ottawa University Head Wrestling Coach- It’s Not Supposed to be Easy

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Colby Crank, the head wrestling coach at Ottawa University in Kansas. Colby was a 4 x College All-American, 2 x National Finalist, and a National Champion. After competing in college, Colby became an assistant…

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94. Larry Brey | Elevation Church Pastor- Faith, Family, and Wrestling

In this episode, Coach P speaks with Larry Brey, Pastor and one of the founding members of Elevation Church. Larry was a wrestler, athletic trainer and eventually moved into full-time ministry at Elevation.  During this conversation, Larry…

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93. AJ Valles| All-American Wrestler, Coach, and Trainer on the Mindset Behind Progress

In this episode, Coach P speaks with AJ Valles, elite grappler, coach, and trainer. AJ was a two-time high school wrestling All-American, two-time wrestling California state placer, and a three-time College All-American wrestler. He also coached…

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