1 hr 21 min

CJ Hobgood : Desire, Design, and Destiny The Chris Lieto Podcast

    • Mental Health

“Having the faith that it is going to work out, regardless of how dire it can seem at times, how far it can seem but just having the faith that it is going to work out and you are going to get to your destiny...” - CJ Hobgood
 
CJ Hobgood is a World Champion Surfer who worked his way up the ranks in the surfing world from a young age. CJ was raised in Florida where the waves may have been small but he grew to excel at waves of all sizes. CJ has won events all over the world and was at the top of the sport of surfing for over 16 years on the Pro Tour known as the World Surf League, www.worldsurfleague.com .
CJ and His twin brother released a documentary of their lives growing up and what it was like to live and compete in the Pro Tour, “And Two if by Sea”.
This conversation with CJ was the first time we got to talk with each other and have a discussion. We exchanged a couple text messages and emails to set up our conversation, but you will hear from our time together that we have a lot more in common than you would think. CJ is a great athlete and a great human as you will see. Enjoy the episode…
 
LISTEN, WATCH & SUBSCRIBE
Watch and Listen to this show on YouTube | Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Podbean and other places you may listen to podcasts.  chrislieto.com/cjhobgood
 
THIS SHOW AND EPISODE WOULD NOT BE POSSIBLE WITHOUT THE SUPPORT OF THESE SPONSORS:
 
ADDADAY
Addaday is an active healing technology company focused on pre-and post-exercise recovery to help people move better and live their fullest. Its devices deliver targeted therapies and techniques used by professionals to prime the body for exercise, speed recovery and treat or prevent injury. They are the Official Recovery Partner of IRONMAN, USA Climbing, Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run and other leading sports organizations. In addition, many teams and professional athletes at the highest levels of football, baseball, hockey and Olympic sports now use Addaday’s products for their recovery needs.  Visit addaday.com/discount/chrislieto and you can get 20% off your order when you use coupon code: CHRIS20
 
GATORADE ENDURANCE
If you are racing your mind has to be prepared and so does your body. That's why it's important to train with what's on course. Gatorade endurance formula hydrates and fuels athletes on over 300 race courses.  Visit gatoradeendurance.com and you can receive 20% off your purchase when you use promo code: CHRIS20
 
KION AMINOS
Whether you’re looking to stimulate faster muscle growth, recover more rapidly from exercise, become more resistant to fatigue during a grueling workout, or just benefit from additional amino acids in their most absorbable form to support aging or a vegan, vegetarian, or ketosis diet, Kion Aminos essential amino acids has you covered.  Visit getkion.com/chrislieto and you can receive 20% off your purchase when you use promo code: LIETO
 
COROS WATCHES
Visit https://Coros.com to check out my favorite adventure and training watch. Longest Battery life and has the best monitoring features I have used. Use promo code "CHRISPOD" to get your accessory for free.
SHOW NOTES
Check out CJ Hobgood at the following:  Documentary | Website  |  Instagram 
 
Places to watch CJ’s Documentary "And Two if by Sea" : RedBull | Amazon Prime
 
 
In this episode, we discuss:

Living from your design


Enjoying new things and giving new perspectives to your journey


Sometimes just “Showing Up” is all you need to do.


Could CJ have gotten more out of his performance with the new things he has learned


What would CJ teach himself if he could go back in time


How do we allow doubt to come in and how do we manage that voice


His transition from Professional Surfing to his new career


CJ’s perspective on his performance mindset


What he is most grateful for


How CJ’s faith has guided him


How he is learning to suffer in different areas and how he is embracing it.


Wha

“Having the faith that it is going to work out, regardless of how dire it can seem at times, how far it can seem but just having the faith that it is going to work out and you are going to get to your destiny...” - CJ Hobgood
 
CJ Hobgood is a World Champion Surfer who worked his way up the ranks in the surfing world from a young age. CJ was raised in Florida where the waves may have been small but he grew to excel at waves of all sizes. CJ has won events all over the world and was at the top of the sport of surfing for over 16 years on the Pro Tour known as the World Surf League, www.worldsurfleague.com .
CJ and His twin brother released a documentary of their lives growing up and what it was like to live and compete in the Pro Tour, “And Two if by Sea”.
This conversation with CJ was the first time we got to talk with each other and have a discussion. We exchanged a couple text messages and emails to set up our conversation, but you will hear from our time together that we have a lot more in common than you would think. CJ is a great athlete and a great human as you will see. Enjoy the episode…
 
LISTEN, WATCH & SUBSCRIBE
Watch and Listen to this show on YouTube | Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Podbean and other places you may listen to podcasts.  chrislieto.com/cjhobgood
 
THIS SHOW AND EPISODE WOULD NOT BE POSSIBLE WITHOUT THE SUPPORT OF THESE SPONSORS:
 
ADDADAY
Addaday is an active healing technology company focused on pre-and post-exercise recovery to help people move better and live their fullest. Its devices deliver targeted therapies and techniques used by professionals to prime the body for exercise, speed recovery and treat or prevent injury. They are the Official Recovery Partner of IRONMAN, USA Climbing, Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run and other leading sports organizations. In addition, many teams and professional athletes at the highest levels of football, baseball, hockey and Olympic sports now use Addaday’s products for their recovery needs.  Visit addaday.com/discount/chrislieto and you can get 20% off your order when you use coupon code: CHRIS20
 
GATORADE ENDURANCE
If you are racing your mind has to be prepared and so does your body. That's why it's important to train with what's on course. Gatorade endurance formula hydrates and fuels athletes on over 300 race courses.  Visit gatoradeendurance.com and you can receive 20% off your purchase when you use promo code: CHRIS20
 
KION AMINOS
Whether you’re looking to stimulate faster muscle growth, recover more rapidly from exercise, become more resistant to fatigue during a grueling workout, or just benefit from additional amino acids in their most absorbable form to support aging or a vegan, vegetarian, or ketosis diet, Kion Aminos essential amino acids has you covered.  Visit getkion.com/chrislieto and you can receive 20% off your purchase when you use promo code: LIETO
 
COROS WATCHES
Visit https://Coros.com to check out my favorite adventure and training watch. Longest Battery life and has the best monitoring features I have used. Use promo code "CHRISPOD" to get your accessory for free.
SHOW NOTES
Check out CJ Hobgood at the following:  Documentary | Website  |  Instagram 
 
Places to watch CJ’s Documentary "And Two if by Sea" : RedBull | Amazon Prime
 
 
In this episode, we discuss:

Living from your design


Enjoying new things and giving new perspectives to your journey


Sometimes just “Showing Up” is all you need to do.


Could CJ have gotten more out of his performance with the new things he has learned


What would CJ teach himself if he could go back in time


How do we allow doubt to come in and how do we manage that voice


His transition from Professional Surfing to his new career


CJ’s perspective on his performance mindset


What he is most grateful for


How CJ’s faith has guided him


How he is learning to suffer in different areas and how he is embracing it.


Wha

1 hr 21 min