Finding success in the fitness industry is tough. Many try... many fail.
Hosts Jeff and Kyle are two former hourly employees who worked the retail counter for a decade before climbing the ranks and opening their very own stores in the Midwest. Both have experienced the highs and lows that the fitness industry can bring, and know what it takes to have lasting success.
Along the way they’ve made some incredible friends! The Protein Bro’s Podcast aims to highlight their stories and provide insight on what it takes to have longevity in the fitness industry.
#92 Anthony Madonia
Anthony is the owner of Brave Enough Crossfit in North Kansas City, owner and host of the Brave Enough Crossfit competition, and a Marine Corps Veteran with a passion of helping veterans with controlling PTSD
#91 Phil Stewart & Braden Posey
Phil & Braden are long time friends of Jeff & Kyle through working at Supplement Superstores. After Phil and Braden went into business together and opening their own franchises of S2, they ventured into the market of owning the best meal prep company in the midwest called KITCH.
KITCH's main focus is to make meal prep as easy, and high quality as possible.
KITCH Prairie Village
4113 W 83rd St, Prairie Village, KS 66208
KITCH Overland Park
13436 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66213
#90 Brandon Smith
Brandon Smith "Mr. Go Crazy" is the owner of Freight House Fitness in the Kansas City Crossroads. After going through injuries during his college football career, Brandon's strength coach advised him to take role in personal training. Brandon is an amazing figure in the KC Fitness community - holding high-tempo group style classes at his gym.
#89 Josh Guffey & Hailee Bland Walsh
Josh and Hailee are the owners of Fit Truk. Fit Truk is a mobile gym that is built on a truck chassis with the whole intent of bringing the gym to you!
This concept has swept KC and they have made multiple variations to sell to private owners or gyms to use. As they expand as a company, the trucks got bigger and better.
Tune in to hear them talk about the future of Fit Truk and where to find one for a workout!
#88 Elijah "EZ" Muhammad
Elijah Muhammad was on the front lines of making CrossFit what it is today. After having a dominating career playing basketball, his coach told him to start training CrossFit in early 2010. Since being a leader in the sport, acquiring sponsorships through Nike, multiple supplement brands and Strike Movement that lead to him competing in the CrossFit Games 2 times.
Since stepping back from the Games, EZ is the owner of a non-profit organization called Project Onyx. He focuses on the support the development of young men and women that need guidance with the emphasis on ending racism, teaching them about health and fitness, and giving them a safe place to go after school and throughout the week.
EZ is also the owner of his own apparel line - Lift Heavy Often | As In Every Day.
#87 Dan Margolin
Dan Margolin is the owner of Physician Aesthetic Specialists. In this episode Jeff, Kyle and Dan cover plastic surgery, Peptides, PRP, and all the difference services Dan offers at his clinic to assist the natural aging pattern for his clients in Lenexa Kansas.
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Highly recommend this podcast. Not only informative but very entertaining. Looking forward to the highlights of more in kcommunity.
Love hearing about the hardships and triumphs all these people had to go through.
If you are new to fitness or already into fitness, this is definitely a podcast for you!
Love this podcast!!
Every episode I’ve listened to so far mixes an awesome amount of humor, knowledge, and insight to the people on the podcast, the hosts themselves and the Kansas City fitness community! Will 100% keep listening to all there new episodes as they come!
My new favorite podcast
I love getting to hear new perspectives every week from a multitude of people within the fitness industry! All of us have a common interest in fitness but it’s cool to see such different personalities be guests on the podcast