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Chris Van Vliet is a 4-time Emmy Winning TV Host, YouTuber and Inc. 500 entrepreneur obsessed with reverse engineering the mindsets and habits of world class performers. Each episode features in depth conversations with top athletes, celebrities, entrepreneurs and thought leaders. If they are the best at what they do, CVV wants to get their insight and help you apply it to your own life.

Insight with Chris Van Vliet Blue Wire

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    • 4.9 • 323 Ratings

Chris Van Vliet is a 4-time Emmy Winning TV Host, YouTuber and Inc. 500 entrepreneur obsessed with reverse engineering the mindsets and habits of world class performers. Each episode features in depth conversations with top athletes, celebrities, entrepreneurs and thought leaders. If they are the best at what they do, CVV wants to get their insight and help you apply it to your own life.

    Hornswoggle Is HILARIOUS! WeeLC, Fit Finlay, WrestleMania Moments

    Hornswoggle Is HILARIOUS! WeeLC, Fit Finlay, WrestleMania Moments

    Dylan Postl (@dylanpostl) is a professional wrestler best known for his time in WWE where he performed under the name Hornswoggle. He sits down with Chris Van Vliet in Indianapolis, IN to talk about his book "Life Is Short And So Am I", how he started as a backyard wrestler, getting discovered by WWE, debuting with Fit Finlay, being involved in the storyline as Vince McMahon's illegitimate son, why the WeeLC match was so memorable for him, taking Mr. Kennedy's finisher off the ladder at WrestleMania 23, his friendship with Kofi Kingston, being named the Anonymous Raw GM, his son Landon wanting to be a pro wrestler, his podcast called "Going Postl" and much more!

    Check out Dylan's podcast "Going Postl" here: https://www.youtube.com/@dylanpostl

    Quote I'm thinking about: "Don't yuck other people's yums"

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    PRIZEPICKS: Download the app today and use code INSIGHT for a first deposit match up to $100!

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    ROCKET MONEY: Join Rocket Money today and experience financial freedom: https://rocketmoney.com/cvv

    BETTERHELP: Get 10% off your first month with the code INSIGHT at http://betterhelp.com/insight

    MUDWTR: Get 15% off with the code CVV15 at http://mudwtr.com/cvv

    PLUNGE: Get $150 off your Plunge with the coupon code CVV150 at http://plunge.com

    For more information about Chris and INSIGHT go to: https://podcast.chrisvanvliet.com

    If you enjoyed this episode, could I ask you to please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcast/iTunes? It takes less than a minute and makes a huge difference in helping to spread the word about the show and also to convince some hard-to-get guests. 

    Follow CVV on social media: 
    Instagram: instagram.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Twitter: twitter.com/ChrisVanVliet
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    TikTok: tiktok.com/@Chris.VanVliet
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    • 1 hr 15 min
    AskCVV #31 - Wyatt 6, Cody Rhodes vs Logan Paul, Mount Rushmore Of Women's Wrestlers

    AskCVV #31 - Wyatt 6, Cody Rhodes vs Logan Paul, Mount Rushmore Of Women's Wrestlers

    Welcome to AskCVV #31! On this one Chris answers questions about Cody Rhodes vs. Logan Paul at KOTR, whether Cody Rhodes will ever turn heel, a possible feud with Seth Rollins, SummerSlam in Cleveland, CVV's Mount Rushmore of Women's Wrestlers, thoughts on the Wyatt 6, favorite moment since WrestleMania 40 and more! If you have a question that you want answered on the next one, send it in using the hashtag #AskCVV!

    Quote I'm thinking about: “I sometimes fell short of being the best, but I never fell short of giving it my best.” – William McRaven

    Sponsors:
    PURE PLANK: The future of core fitness! Use the code CVV to save 10% on Pure Plank which was designed by Adam Copeland & Christian: https://gopureplank.com/

    PRIZEPICKS: Download the app today and use code INSIGHT for a first deposit match up to $100!

    RHONE: Upgrade your closet with Rhone and use CVV to save 20% at https://www.rhone.com/CVV

    BLUECHEW: Use the code INSIGHT to get your first month of BlueChew for FREE at http://bluechew.com

    ROCKET MONEY: Join Rocket Money today and experience financial freedom: https://rocketmoney.com/cvv

    BETTERHELP: Get 10% off your first month with the code INSIGHT at http://betterhelp.com/insight

    MUDWTR: Get 15% off with the code CVV15 at http://mudwtr.com/cvv

    PLUNGE: Get $150 off your Plunge with the coupon code CVV150 at http://plunge.com

    For more information about Chris and INSIGHT go to: https://podcast.chrisvanvliet.com

    If you enjoyed this episode, could I ask you to please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcast/iTunes? It takes less than a minute and makes a huge difference in helping to spread the word about the show and also to convince some hard-to-get guests. 

    Follow CVV on social media: 
    Instagram: instagram.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Twitter: twitter.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Facebook: facebook.com/ChrisVanVliet
    YouTube: youtube.com/ChrisVanVliet
    TikTok: tiktok.com/@Chris.VanVliet
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    Liv Morgan On Rhea Ripley, Cashing In MITB On Ronda Rousey, Riott Squad, CHUCKY

    Liv Morgan On Rhea Ripley, Cashing In MITB On Ronda Rousey, Riott Squad, CHUCKY

    Liv Morgan (@yaonlylivvonce) is an actress and professional wrestler with WWE. She sits down with Chris Van Vliet during this WWE Priority Pass On Location event in Philadelphia to talk about being a huge wrestling fan growing up in New Jersey, how she got discovered at a Hooters, her time in NXT, how she came up with her Oblivion finisher, the love triangle storyline she was in with Rusev, Lana and Bobby Lashley that didn't lead anywhere, winning the WWE Woman's Championship, her role in on the CHUCKY series and much more!

    Quote I'm thinking about: "If you don't sacrifice for what you what, what you want becomes the sacrifice"

    Sponsors:
    PURE PLANK: The future of core fitness! Use the code CVV to save 10% on Pure Plank which was designed by Adam Copeland & Christian: https://gopureplank.com/

    PRIZEPICKS: Download the app today and use code INSIGHT for a first deposit match up to $100!

    RHONE: Upgrade your closet with Rhone and use CVV to save 20% at https://www.rhone.com/CVV

    BLUECHEW: Use the code INSIGHT to get your first month of BlueChew for FREE at http://bluechew.com

    ROCKET MONEY: Join Rocket Money today and experience financial freedom: https://rocketmoney.com/cvv

    BETTERHELP: Get 10% off your first month with the code INSIGHT at http://betterhelp.com/insight

    MUDWTR: Get 15% off with the code CVV15 at http://mudwtr.com/cvv

    PLUNGE: Get $150 off your Plunge with the coupon code CVV150 at http://plunge.com

    For more information about Chris and INSIGHT go to: https://podcast.chrisvanvliet.com

    If you enjoyed this episode, could I ask you to please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcast/iTunes? It takes less than a minute and makes a huge difference in helping to spread the word about the show and also to convince some hard-to-get guests. 

    Follow CVV on social media: 
    Instagram: instagram.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Twitter: twitter.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Facebook: facebook.com/ChrisVanVliet
    YouTube: youtube.com/ChrisVanVliet
    TikTok: tiktok.com/@Chris.VanVliet
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    • 35 min
    Teddy Long: Smackdown's Best GM! One-on-One With The Undertaker, Buckle Up Teddy & More!

    Teddy Long: Smackdown's Best GM! One-on-One With The Undertaker, Buckle Up Teddy & More!

    Teddy Long is a WWE Hall of Famer known for his tenure as Smackdown and ECW General Manager and as a referee in WWE. Big thank you to Chris Hughes from Appalachian Championship Wrestling for helping to make this interview happen! Teddy sits down with Chris Van Vliet in Indianapolis, IN to talk about this legendary career as a WWE personality, his role as the Smackdown GM, his iconic lines like "One on one with The Undertaker", "Lemme holla at ya, playa" and being part of the "Buckle up Teddy" segment. He discusses how becoming friends with James Brown led to him working in wrestling, how he got hired by WWE, working as a referee before becoming an on-air personality, his dance moves, being chased by "Stone Cold" Steve Austin on an ATV and much more!

    Quote I'm thinking about: “Success is not final, failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston S. Churchill

    Sponsors:
    PURE PLANK: The future of core fitness! Use the code CVV to save 10% on Pure Plank which was designed by Adam Copeland & Christian: https://gopureplank.com/

    PRIZEPICKS: Download the app today and use code INSIGHT for a first deposit match up to $100!

    RHONE: Upgrade your closet with Rhone and use CVV to save 20% at https://www.rhone.com/CVV

    BLUECHEW: Use the code INSIGHT to get your first month of BlueChew for FREE at http://bluechew.com

    ROCKET MONEY: Join Rocket Money today and experience financial freedom: https://rocketmoney.com/cvv

    BETTERHELP: Get 10% off your first month with the code INSIGHT at http://betterhelp.com/insight

    MUDWTR: Get 15% off with the code CVV15 at http://mudwtr.com/cvv

    PLUNGE: Get $150 off your Plunge with the coupon code CVV150 at http://plunge.com

    For more information about Chris and INSIGHT go to: https://podcast.chrisvanvliet.com

    If you enjoyed this episode, could I ask you to please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcast/iTunes? It takes less than a minute and makes a huge difference in helping to spread the word about the show and also to convince some hard-to-get guests. 

    Follow CVV on social media: 
    Instagram: instagram.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Twitter: twitter.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Facebook: facebook.com/ChrisVanVliet
    YouTube: youtube.com/ChrisVanVliet
    TikTok: tiktok.com/@Chris.VanVliet
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    • 1 hr 11 min
    AskCVV #30 - Was Backlash The Best Crowd Ever?, New Bloodline Members, WrestleMania 41

    AskCVV #30 - Was Backlash The Best Crowd Ever?, New Bloodline Members, WrestleMania 41

    Welcome back to another AskCVV episode! On this one Chris answers questions about the incredible crowd in Lyon, France for Backlash, Las Vegas being the official location for WrestleMania 41, similarities between The Bloodline and the nWo, pro wrestling Mount Rushmore, live episode of INSIGHT during SummerSlam week in Cleveland, most interesting guest ever and more! If you have a question that you want answered on the next one, send it in using the hashtag #AskCVV!

    Quote I'm thinking about: "Understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success." – Arianna Huffington

    Sponsors:
    PURE PLANK: The future of core fitness! Use the code CVV to save 10% on Pure Plank which was designed by Adam Copeland & Christian: https://gopureplank.com/

    PRIZEPICKS: Download the app today and use code INSIGHT for a first deposit match up to $100!

    RHONE: Upgrade your closet with Rhone and use CVV to save 20% at https://www.rhone.com/CVV

    BLUECHEW: Use the code INSIGHT to get your first month of BlueChew for FREE at http://bluechew.com

    ROCKET MONEY: Join Rocket Money today and experience financial freedom: https://rocketmoney.com/cvv

    BETTERHELP: Get 10% off your first month with the code INSIGHT at http://betterhelp.com/insight

    MUDWTR: Get 15% off with the code CVV15 at http://mudwtr.com/cvv

    PLUNGE: Get $150 off your Plunge with the coupon code CVV150 at http://plunge.com

    For more information about Chris and INSIGHT go to: https://podcast.chrisvanvliet.com

    If you enjoyed this episode, could I ask you to please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcast/iTunes? It takes less than a minute and makes a huge difference in helping to spread the word about the show and also to convince some hard-to-get guests. 

    Follow CVV on social media: 
    Instagram: instagram.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Twitter: twitter.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Facebook: facebook.com/ChrisVanVliet
    YouTube: youtube.com/ChrisVanVliet
    TikTok: tiktok.com/@Chris.VanVliet
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    • 1 hr 2 min
    Adam Copeland: 25 Years Of Edge, Choosing AEW Over WWE, WrestleMania Moments, Christian Cage

    Adam Copeland: 25 Years Of Edge, Choosing AEW Over WWE, WrestleMania Moments, Christian Cage

    Adam Copeland (@ratedrcope) is a professional wrestler signed with AEW, he is also known for his 25-year career in WWE where he performed under the name "Edge". He sits down with Chris Van Vliet at his home in Asheville, NC to talk about being in the best shape of his life at age 50, why he designed Pure Plank with Christian Cage to help with core fitness, his decision to leave WWE for AEW, how he almost signed with AEW in 2019 instead of returning at the 2020 Royal Rumble, being forced to retire in 2011, how he met his wife Beth Phoenix, spearing Jeff Hardy off the ladder at WrestleMania 17, being on the receiving end of a leg drop off the cage from Matt Hardy at WWE Unforgiven 2005, his funny moments as a tag team with Christian, wanting to retire in a year and a half, being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame and much more!

    Quote I'm thinking about: “I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” ― Maya Angelou

    Sponsors:
    PURE PLANK: The future of core fitness! Use the code CVV to save 10% on Pure Plank which was designed by Adam Copeland & Christian: https://gopureplank.com/

    PRIZEPICKS: Download the app today and use code INSIGHT for a first deposit match up to $100!

    RHONE: Upgrade your closet with Rhone and use CVV to save 20% at https://www.rhone.com/CVV

    BLUECHEW: Use the code INSIGHT to get your first month of BlueChew for FREE at http://bluechew.com

    ROCKET MONEY: Join Rocket Money today and experience financial freedom: https://rocketmoney.com/cvv

    BETTERHELP: Get 10% off your first month with the code INSIGHT at http://betterhelp.com/insight

    MUDWTR: Get 15% off with the code CVV15 at http://mudwtr.com/cvv

    PLUNGE: Get $150 off your Plunge with the coupon code CVV150 at http://plunge.com

    For more information about Chris and INSIGHT go to: https://podcast.chrisvanvliet.com

    If you enjoyed this episode, could I ask you to please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcast/iTunes? It takes less than a minute and makes a huge difference in helping to spread the word about the show and also to convince some hard-to-get guests. 

    Follow CVV on social media: 
    Instagram: instagram.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Twitter: twitter.com/ChrisVanVliet
    Facebook: facebook.com/ChrisVanVliet
    YouTube: youtube.com/ChrisVanVliet
    TikTok: tiktok.com/@Chris.VanVliet
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    • 1 hr 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
323 Ratings

323 Ratings

TheMobeats ,

Effortless listen

Wrestling fans appreciate the in-depth knowledge.

Dannyreidyanana ,

Amazing

Listening to CVV is always a pleasure. His interview style flows like everyone is his best friend, it makes it a really easy listen. Each and every episode is worth a listen. His podcasts are Gold.

Chris_Smithy1599 ,

Best Wrestling Podcast Yeeeah!

I have integrated this into my morning routine to and from work and even listen to episodes in my lunch hour. Love the guests they bring on e.g current stars and past veterans of the wrestling business.
If I have to suggest someone please Will Ospreay , Jake The Snake or Brutus Beefcake.

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