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Making It Happen makingithappen

    • Health & Fitness

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    Making It Happen #15 Gerry Duffy

    Making It Happen #15 Gerry Duffy

    Gerry DuffyAuthor, Professional Speaker, Endurance athlete  This is a must listen!At the age of 27, (1995) he found himself stuck in a rut. He was bored with life and his physical condition was a symptom of how he was living his life back then. Gerry was 50lbs heavier and he was an addicted smoker. Gerry wasn’t happy, but every day he did the same, so I got the same.He decided to take responsibility for himself and made some changes, took up running.Fast forward Gerry has completed32 Marathons in 32 Days 10 Ironman Triathlons in 10 days Has published 3 books two best sellers.Has a professional speaking business has working with some of the world’s biggest clients.Enjoy his story!#neversettle@td_performance

    • 37 min
    Making It Happen #14 Jason Kane

    Making It Happen #14 Jason Kane

    JASON KANEJason Kane is one of the finest kettlebell instructors in Ireland and is the only person in Europe to have tamed the beast (48Kg kettlebell; strict press, pistol squat and pull-up). He is constantly studying the latest training techniques to ensure his courses are of the highest standard possible and always the most up to date.Jason graduated from Dublin Institute of Technology in 2009 with a BEng Hon’s Degree in Structural Engineering. After the down turn in the construction industry Jason decided to make a career out of his passion for fitness and performance. Since he was a child, Jason has trained and competed in many styles of martial arts including Kenpo, Muay Thai, BJJ and boxing.In 2010, Jason gained his personal training qualification from the National Training Centre. After working in commercial gyms and becoming frustrated watching people invest huge amounts of time and money without ever achieving their goals, Jason co-founded Urban Fitness with the mission to enable people to reach their health, fitness and performance potential safely and efficiently.Jason has invested hugely into continuous education by attending workshops, seminars and certifications to keep his clients up to date with the latest fitness trends. If there is a book on nutrition or exercise Jason has read it.Listen to his journey in life in coaching and business. Jason has completed KOKORO™ is considered the most powerful and challenging physical, mental and emotional training available to civilians in the world. Modelled after the U.S. Navy SEAL’s famous Hell Week and integrated with Mark Divine’s world-renowned Unbeatable Mind™ training, KOKORO is the premier training event for forging mental toughness, emotional resiliency, and elite team skills.Listen to his story.Enjoy#neversettleInstagram@td_performance

    • 38 min
    Making It Happen #13 Sean McGarrity

    Making It Happen #13 Sean McGarrity

    Ep#13 Sean McGarrityEntrepreneur, Speaker, MD Elite Academy GymsSean has been instructing students at his academies in Blackrock since 2011. He has built Elite into the greatest provider of courses for the fitness industry with graduates being commended in gyms all over the country. He surrounded himself with the best fitness minds and coaches in Ireland to realise his true passion of educating the elite in the fitness industry.Prior to his time as director of fitness professional academies, Sean has had over 20 years business experience and has headed up some of the most successful franchise operations in Ireland.  Listen to his story.Enjoy#neversettleInstagram@td_performance

    • 45 min
    Making It Happen #12 Thomas Arnold

    Making It Happen #12 Thomas Arnold

    Ep#12 Thomas ArnoldYouTuber Videographer EntrepreneurListen to Thomas story of starting a YouTube channel on cricket videos to now having over 14,000 YouTube subscribers.At 22 years old Thomas has achieved a lot in business and life and still driven to succeed.Thomas talks learning from door to door sales, taking his passion for video and turning it into a business. Also, about the mistakes he has made along the way that are some great lessons.Enjoy#neversettle@td_performance

    • 44 min
    Making It Happen #11 Kevin English

    Making It Happen #11 Kevin English

    Kevin EnglishRunning Coach & Physical therapist.Listen to Kevin insight of taking his love for running and making it his career.Super tips for beginner to advance runners to take away!Enjoy#neversettle

    • 42 min
    Making It Happen #10 Caitriona Redmond

    Making It Happen #10 Caitriona Redmond

    Caitriona RedmondWho is Caitriona Redmond and what does she do?Well she is a food writer, a food blogger, a photographer, an editor, a videographer, a content creator, a Lidl ambassador, columnist for the Irish Independent & Choice Magazine, a pig farmer, a veggie grower.Listen to her very honest story.Enjoy!!

    • 43 min

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