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Fortitude is never about the outcome but always about the lessons learned, the relationships made, and the memories built in the constant quest of greatness. Join Coach Bryce Smith as he speaks with the greatest minds in fitness to uncover their most incredible and inspirational stories and how they've overcome challenges and adversity to become hugely successful in their pursuits. If you want to challenge the norms and be inspired to maximize your potential, it's time to step outside of the 'box' and to truly redefine fitness.

Invictus Mindset Invictus Mindset Podcast

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 113 Ratings

Fortitude is never about the outcome but always about the lessons learned, the relationships made, and the memories built in the constant quest of greatness. Join Coach Bryce Smith as he speaks with the greatest minds in fitness to uncover their most incredible and inspirational stories and how they've overcome challenges and adversity to become hugely successful in their pursuits. If you want to challenge the norms and be inspired to maximize your potential, it's time to step outside of the 'box' and to truly redefine fitness.

    CrossFit Preseason Mashup Episode: Vellner, Brandon, Fraser and Buttery Bros

    CrossFit Preseason Mashup Episode: Vellner, Brandon, Fraser and Buttery Bros

    With the CrossFit Open only a few weeks away, we wanted to highlight some of our most impactful CrossFit-focused episodes from 2022.  We had the 5-time champ Mat Fraser, CrossFit Games legend Pat Vellner, rising star Danielle Brandon, and our kings of CrossFit media, the Buttery Bros.  We are so excited to head into this 2023 season and bring you some of the top stories and guests from the CrossFit community. Stay tuned...

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    • 1 hr
    Michael Brandt - The Magic of Ketones with CEO and Co-Founder of HVMN

    Michael Brandt - The Magic of Ketones with CEO and Co-Founder of HVMN

    This week, Bryce sits down with Michael Brandt! Michael is the Co-Founder and CEO of HVMN.  Health Via Modern Nutrition (HVMN)  launched the world’s first ketone drink in 2017 and then in 2022  H.V.M.N. launched v2 of their ketone product line, called Ketone-IQ. With Ketone-IQ they reduced the cost by 2/3rds and significantly improved the taste. Along with HVMN, Michael is an avid triathlete and holds a 2:42 personal record for the marathon.

    “Morning energy rise and taking ketone IQ and starting your day with elevated ketones, which you probably already have from overnight fasting.”

    (01:29): How to have an analytical mindset in life
    (04:25): The business mindset of Shoe Dog
    (07:20): How does HVMN - Health Via Modern Nutrition start? 
    (15:03): Business secrets
    (16:40): Business innovations
    (22:51): “Create new things that capture the spirit of the past”
    (27:57): What is the ketogenic diet? 
    (38:23): Reasons behind Ketone-IQ invention
    (42:21): Gluconeogenesis on a ketogenic diet
    (44:47): Ketone-IQ: Uses and benefits
    (49:08): What is glycogen sparing? 
    (51:27): “The first thing you want is a customer”
    (58:22): Creating new things 
    (1:00:33): How to grow your own prestige
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    • 1 hr 10 min
    Cooper Marsh - Maximizing Athlete and Brand Potential with LAB Management

    Cooper Marsh - Maximizing Athlete and Brand Potential with LAB Management

    This week, Bryce sits down with Cooper Marsh! Cooper is the co-owner and agent with LAB MGMT. He represents well-known athletes such as Josh Bridges and Danielle Brandon. His hard work and athlete-first mindset have allowed LAB MGMT to become one of the most well-respected agencies within the fitness industry. 
    “Lab Management is a marketing agency, our goal is to build athlete brands, and our goal is to partner them with brands that will support their mission and goals throughout the entirety of their career and for athletes’ retirement.”

    (01:51): Connecting with the best athlete
    (03:46): What is client representation?
    (05:58): Lab Management: Goals and Mission
    (10:59): Helping athletes set up long-term goals
    (14:52): Provide encompassing brand for each member
    (17:00): How to manage your business
    (19:54): How to manage your time effectively
    (22:23): How does Lab Management set goals?
    (25:56): “Communicate a lot”
    (27:15): How to grow a brand
    (32:21): Your 2023 most anticipated in CrossFit Sports

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    • 38 min
    Ian Mitchell - Supporting ATP Levels, Cognitive Function, & Anti-inflammatory Health

    Ian Mitchell - Supporting ATP Levels, Cognitive Function, & Anti-inflammatory Health

    This week, Bryce sits down with Ian Mitchell! Ian is an inventor, scientist, biochemist, and founder of Wizard Sciences. At Wizard Sciences they work to develop groundbreaking supplements to help with brain function, anti-aging, and performance optimization. Ian has a wide array of milestones, including working with NASA astronauts and Olympic athletes to help optimize performance through his research and supplements to support human potential.

    “The best science that we have now is going to seem laughable 1000 years from now.”

    (02:43): “Safety third”
    (04:26): Six things to solve: Aging, cancer, clean water, global warming, free energy, and superluminal travel
    (06:58): Environmental stresses
    (14:50): Carbon60: Origin, uses, and benefits
    (19:34): Cancer research and result
    (21:08): 93% longer lifespan
    (25:00): The life journey of Ian Mitchell
    (34:35): Why do you need to test science?
    (37:32): A good scientist pushes the boundaries
    (45:56): “There’s no penalty for having the wrong answer”
    (55:11): What does meditation mean to you?
    (1:08:31): Learn something new

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    • 2 hr 2 min
    Dr. Andy Galpin - Creating Transparency Among Popular Fitness Trends

    Dr. Andy Galpin - Creating Transparency Among Popular Fitness Trends

    This week, Bryce sits down with Dr. Andy Galpin! Andy is a  Professor of Kinesiology at California State University Fullerton, and an expert in the world of sports science and the application of methods to increase strength, hypertrophy, and endurance performance.  Bryce and Andy work to discuss fitness trends and create actionable advice that will lead to top-performance results.

    (01:55): Understanding the “It depends” concept
    (08:56): Why do you need to understand science?
    (11:15): “There’s no perfect study”
    (16:34): Absolute rest: Comprehensive and advanced sleep assessment
    (23:50): Negative effect of using sleeping pills
    (29:22): Reputations associated with titles
    (33:56): “You should not think more sore means more results”
    (38:23: How to improve your nutrition
    (41:46): What is a Blood Glucose Monitor?
    (44:32): Marketing manipulation
    (47:49): Dexa scan: Validity, usage, and how it works
    (50:06): Why do women recover faster than men?
    (52:20): How does breathing help you mitigate stress? 

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    • 59 min
    Andy Stumpf - Seeking the Uncomfortable with Honor and Integrity

    Andy Stumpf - Seeking the Uncomfortable with Honor and Integrity

    This week, Bryce sits down with Andy Stumpf! Andy is a retired Navy SEAL, the Cleared Hot podcast host, and an action sports athlete. He spent 17 years serving in the United States military. Andy has since put his focus on podcasting and various world-record-setting wingsuit jumps to help support the Navy SEAL Foundation. 
    We are honored to sit down with Andy as he shares about his career, fitness journey, and the mindset that has allowed him to succeed in these impactful career paths. 
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    • 1 hr 19 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
113 Ratings

113 Ratings

Moe Raynes ,

Quality podcast

Great insight into so many things mindset!
This is a great podcast for anyone wanting to change/challenge mindset for the better, always good insight to learn from people that excel in their professions/passions.

Manny C🦇 ,

Elevate Your Mindset

The Invictus Mindset podcast is essential if you are someone who is looking to grow and elevate your mindset so that you can live the life that you want to live. It all starts with the positive things that you put in your head, and Bryce does a phenomenal job providing listeners with the tools to strive towards our greatest potential while also opening up the space for inspiring storytellers to share and pass on keys to this crazy thing called Life. Making good choices starts with creating good habits. Make listening to Bryce and the Invictus Mindset podcast one of those good habits. You’ll be glad you did. Start now!

Nasser aldoseri ,

Great episodes!

Helps a lot in life and fitness journey

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