Chasing Passion
Podcast Hosted By Dom
2 days ago

#56 – Garret Flower - Entrepreneurship, Routines and Revolutionizing The Way We Park

"A life with no regrets"

Garret Flower is an Irish entrepreneur and innovator. He is the founder of Krust Bakery, ParkPnP and most recently ParkOffice where he and his team are revolutionizing the way we park.

Connect with Garret (@garretflower) on Instagram & YouTube:

Timestamps: 2.25 | Family history with JFK 10.22 | Early childhood 15.06 | Recommended books 20.50 | Productivity seasons 28.41 | Values and decision making 31.47 | Do what you love 33.34 | Remote working and holidays 37.57 | ParkPnP story 47.39 | Entrepreneurship 55.38 | Rapid Fire Questions


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9 days ago

#55 – Brandon DesJarlais - Longboarding, Serendipity and Doing What You Love

"Finding something that you put all your time into and that you want to put all your time into"

Brandon is a professional longboard skater, content creator and marketing professional from Oregon. Sponsored by several brands, he spends his time travelling around the world longboarding and teaching others. In 2017 he served as Vin Diesel's stunt double for the skateboarding scenes in the film xxx: The Return of Xander Cage.

Connect with Brandon DesJarlais (@desgnarlais) on Instagram, TikTok, YouTube

Find out more on:brandondesjarlais.com

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Timestamps: 2.20 | What got him interested in Long-boarding 4.50 | Loving the process 6.15 | What keeps Brandon motivated 8.52 | Serendipity and creating your own luck 10.45 | Role models 12.31 | Having values, being a good person 14.40 | Social media 20.31 | What a typical day look's like 21.43 | Projects Brandon is working on 29.15 | Vision for the future 32.30 | Picking projects where you can't fail 36.38 | Sponsorship misconceptions 39.44 | 3 things to focus on to succeed in longboarding 47.30 | Advice to a younger self 51.15 | The 80/20 rule 56.30 | Rapid fire questions


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16 days ago

#54 – Danny Lennon - Nutrition, Finding Meaning, Relationships and Health

"Spending as much time as it is practical on something that you derive meaning from"

Danny is the founder of Sigma Nutrition and head of content creation for the company. Known for hosting the top-ranked podcast Sigma Nutrition Radio, Danny is also a respected educator in the field. He has spoken at conferences and events all over Europe, United States & Australia.

Connect with Danny @dannylennon_sigma on Instagram. Visit sigmanutrition.com for more information.

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Timestamps: 3.00 | Background and personal journey 5.12 | Early childhood 8.14 | Performance coaching 10.23 | Launching Sigma nutrition 14.34 | Advice to a younger self 18.21 | Being patient 20.00 | Combining multiple skills 23.40 | Existential Risk and Civil War 26.50 | The ethics of nutrition 44.02 | Is a vegan diet healthy? 49.02 | Finding Meaning 57.55 | What should you do to be Healthy? 1.02.00 | The importance of human connection 1.04.00 | Circadian Rhythms 1.10.07 | Intermittent fasting 1.13.20 | How to structure your nutrition 1.17.10 | Studying nutrition in college 1.20.07 | Filtering out nutritional information 1.26.45 | Rapid Fire Questions


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24 days ago

#53 – Sean McGarrity - How to Succeed in Personal Training

"Find whatever it is that is your hobby and make that your job"

Sean McGarrity, the director of Elite Fitness & Performance Academy 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.

Visit elitefpa.ie to learn more.

Connect with Sean (@seanmcgarrity) on Instagram, LinkedIn:

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Timestamps: 2.48 | Background story 15.45 | Combining sales and fitness to produce results 23.35 | Early influences 30.06 | 3 biggest lessons from sales 36.42 | Why sales is important in personal training 43.28 | How to start on your own personal training journey 58.24 | Advice to an aspiring personal trainer
1.05.00 | Characteristics of a personal trainer 1.08.00 | Typical day as a personal trainer 1.17.37 | Bad advice within the industry 1.22.53 | Becoming world-class in 6 weeks 1.28.47 | How to build a structure 1.34.51 | Important questions to ask yourself 1.41.42 | Rapid fire questions


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a month ago

#52 – Devan Hughes - Turning Failure into Success, Future of Grocery Shopping and Key Business Skills

"It's a willingness to go after what you want regardless of any obstacle or preconception that you may have"

Devan Hughes is the founder & CEO of Buymie, an Irish based grocery delivery service that allows users to have their groceries delivered to their door in as little as one hour.

Connect with Devan (@devanhughes) on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn:

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TimeStamps: 3.27 | Introduction 7.30 | Employee vs Employer 12.45 | Getting experience to do something 17.16 | Importance of Sales & Finance 21.57 | Future of Buymie 27.05 | Typical day as a CEO 31.37 | Early day's of Buymie 34.45 | Become customer-obsessed 39.45 | Challenges of Entrepreneurship 44.05 | Memorable moments 46.12 | Future of online groceries 50.00 | Rapid Fire Questions


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a month ago

#51 – Jason Clark - Create a todo list for your life

"Organizing your life in a way that allows you the true freedom to chase the passions that you find the most important"

Jason is a commercial pilot, Entrepreneur, Investor and a TikTok Star. He is the owner of the leading flight school in the US 'FLTACADEMY'. Follow his adventures @jasontodolist on TikTok, Instagram & YouTube.


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a month ago

#50 – 1 Year Anniversary - A Mashup

1 Year of Podcasting!

Thank you to everyone who has listened and supported the podcast, I'm super grateful for the support I received over the past year, really means a lot. To mark the occasion I have created a mashup of all my favourite moments from the podcast.

Time-stamps: 1.39 | #2 Brendan O'Dowd 4.25 | #3 Eoghan Keegan 13.52 | #4 Kate Byrne 18.29 | #5 Ciaran Fox 23.19 | #6 Mattress Mick 24.29 | #7 David Owens 26.32 | #8 Jack Spencer 29.52 | #9 Kyle Mullen 31.27 | #10 Daniele Di Tofano 33.10 | #11 Sudha Rao 36.00 | #12 Kevin McTiernan 38.13 | #13 Kevin Harte 39.42 | #14 Scott H Young 43.31 | #15 Leah Cheung 45.32 | #16 Zak Robinson 47.42 | #17 Keith Gore 53.04 | #18 Jonathan McKnight 1.02.30 | #19 Joe O'Roibin 1.04.07 | #20 Alison Canavan 1.12.24 | #21 Jonathan Duggan 1.14.40 | #22 Gary McGowan 1.17.22 | #23 Matt Barrett & Patrick Hession 1.19.50 | #24 Jack Smyth 1.23.02 | #25 Thomas Arnold 1.24.51 | #26 Graham O'Connor 1.27.09 | #27 Conor Leen 1.27.58 | #28 Fred Curtis 1.31.25 | #29 Puru Schout 1.32.56 | #30 Brian O'haonghusa 1.38.10 | #31 Stephanie O'Quigley 1.39.36 | #32 Joanna Siewierska 1.40.00 | #33 Cillian Murphy 1.43.02 | #34 Laura Jones 1.44.58 | #35 Alex Lohier 1.46.51 | #36 David Cleary 1.48.46 | #37 Kinglsey Aikins 1.56.58 | #38 Sky Cowans 2.01.39 | #39 Luke Mackey 2.03.24 | #40 Bobby Healy 2.04.28 | #41/42 Dara O'Kearney 2.08.39 | #43 Keith Barry 2.10.18 | #44 Day Christensen 2.15.20 | #45 Mark Maxwell 2.19.47 | #46 Dan De Luis 2.23.40 | #47 Teresa Cullen 2.24.58 | #48 Shane Ryan 2.27.26 | #49 Michele Graglia


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2 months ago

#49 – Michele Graglia - Ultramarathons, Badwater 135 and following your heart

Michele Graglia is a former model, Ultra marathon runner, author and fitness coach. He is the first person to win both the coldest and hottest races on the planet. He set the Guinness World Record for the fastest crossing of the Atacama Desert in Chile of 1000km!

Connect with Michele on Instagram @mickeygraglia


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2 months ago

#48 – Shane Ryan - Olympic Swimmer

Shane Ryan is an American born swimmer who competes internationally for Ireland.

He competed in the 2016 Olympics where he swam in the 100-meter backstroke. In 2018 he made history by becoming Ireland's first medalist in the World Championships where he got a Bronze in the 50-meter backstroke. He also won a Bronze in the 2018 & 2019 European championships where he competed in the 50-meter backstroke.

In this episode, we talk about his training routine, nutrition, mindset, visualisation, COVID-19 challenges and much much more.

Connect with Shane on Instagram @shaneryanoly


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2 months ago

#47 – Teresa Cullen - Van Life, Travel, Snowboarding and Kiteboarding

Teresa was initially pursuing Teaching and while she was in her 3rd year of University, she decided that it wasn't the path she wanted to take and so she dropped out of university & bought a van. She converted that van into a mobile home and joined the van life movement. Her two biggest passions are Snowboarding & Kiteboarding. And that's exactly how she lives her life, doing these two things pretty much on a daily basis while travelling the world in complete freedom while she does it.

Find her on Instagram @teresasvanlife


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2 months ago

#46 – Dan De Luis - Wim Hof Method, Overcoming Adversity , Stress and Biohacking

Dan is a certified Wim Hof Method Instructor & the owner of 'Subramanya Yoga Centre'. After suffering from chronic back pain, Depression and Anxiety, Dan left his job at a Fortune 500 company and worked in a Yoga Ashram until he healed his back pain, depression and anxiety. He then opened up his own Yoga and Meditation centre. After experiencing some personal issues and the grief that he was experiencing due to his dad passing away he discovered the Wim Hof Method. Dan went on to train with Wim Hof and has been travelling the world teaching the Wim Hof Method, Stress reduction & Biohacking

Visit his Facebook page Subramanya Yoga Centre where you will find some free virtual classes in Breath Work, Meditation & Yoga.

Reach out to Dan on Instagram @dan_deluis


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