1 hr 8 min

E69 - Ben Francis: How to step back to take a leap forward The High Performance Podcast

    • Sports

Ben Francis is the founder and ambitious entrepreneur behind leading UK fitness brand, Gymshark.
Ben founded Gymshark when he was 19, while still a student at Aston University. In addition to his full-time commitment to his studies, Ben juggled working as a pizza delivery man to fund his Gymshark venture. In August 2020, Gymshark became the first DTC brand in the UK to achieve Unicorn status (valuation over $1 billion) with no external capital funding. 
Ben recently announced he is returning to the helm of the company as CEO as the brand looks to expand in the US and Asia.
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Keynote: Winning when it’s impossible - Cath Bishop
High Performance Boosts:
* Mindset in Conflict zones - Hamish de Breton-Gordon
* Self-belief is Like a Muscle - Ben Saunders
Exclusive Podcast: Ric Lewis. Ric Lewis shared for the first time his 12 principles to a successful life and business
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A big thanks to our founding partners Lotus Cars for their continued support. Look out for big plans around Goodwood Festival of Speed coming next weekend! Thanks also to GIVEMESPORT - the exclusive sports partner of the High Performance Podcast. To gain further access to editorial and social content from the Podcast click here https://www.givemesport.com/podcast

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Ben Francis is the founder and ambitious entrepreneur behind leading UK fitness brand, Gymshark.
Ben founded Gymshark when he was 19, while still a student at Aston University. In addition to his full-time commitment to his studies, Ben juggled working as a pizza delivery man to fund his Gymshark venture. In August 2020, Gymshark became the first DTC brand in the UK to achieve Unicorn status (valuation over $1 billion) with no external capital funding. 
Ben recently announced he is returning to the helm of the company as CEO as the brand looks to expand in the US and Asia.
**
We have a brand new newsletter out for our members club THE HIGH PERFORMANCE CIRCLE! This month we have exclusive content including: 
Keynote: Winning when it’s impossible - Cath Bishop
High Performance Boosts:
* Mindset in Conflict zones - Hamish de Breton-Gordon
* Self-belief is Like a Muscle - Ben Saunders
Exclusive Podcast: Ric Lewis. Ric Lewis shared for the first time his 12 principles to a successful life and business
Go to www.thehighperformancepodcast.com to sign up for FREE! 
Want more from the High Performance Podcast? We have a book coming out! PRE-ORDER NOW: smarturl.it/hv0sdz
A big thanks to our founding partners Lotus Cars for their continued support. Look out for big plans around Goodwood Festival of Speed coming next weekend! Thanks also to GIVEMESPORT - the exclusive sports partner of the High Performance Podcast. To gain further access to editorial and social content from the Podcast click here https://www.givemesport.com/podcast

Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

1 hr 8 min

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