Tag: strongman

September 16, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

David Whitley-Success-#278-The Iron Tamer David Whitley joins Eric Fiorillo host of the Motivation and Muscle Podcast Show. Eric and David talk about Positive Impact which builds success one step at a time. We talk about goals and training around injuries and the mental aspects when applied accordingly leads to high levels of success. David defines…

August 15, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Ken Nowicki-Strongman Diet Success-#259-Eric and Ken discuss his new diet and how he has drawn so much success from it. After the Arnold Ken decided he was no longer going to compete in the heavy weight class, deciding to move down to the middle weight class . Ken found that all the dieting and cardio…

August 11, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Mike Gillette-Goals-#258-Strength advocate Mike Gillette Joins Eric on The Motivation and Muscle Podcast Show. We talk about one of our favorite subjects which is goals. We start the show off by having Mike define what a goal means to him.  It’s as simple as saying it’s something we want. The problem is when we make…

July 28, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Frank Robles-Dedication To Our Two Brothers-#252-Eric and Frank talk about the power of mental vision. We get into the long and short version of mental vision.  Eric and Frank talk about how his lifting helps with his job of being a Boston Firefighter. Frank uses his vision of being in a life or death situation…

July 7, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Odd Haugen-The Measure of a Man-#241-Eric and Odd discuss his origins of weightlifting. As a young boy there wasn’t much he saw that he didn’t want to lift. As a young boy in wood shop class he was building benches while the other boys were building boats. In fact Odd still has that bench. Odd …

June 22, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Rachel Pyron-Strongwoman-#234-Eric and Rachel talk about her lineage into Strongwoman. She went from a marathon runner, to a bodybuilder and now a strongwoman. Rachel and Eric talk about here bodybuilding career and the dangers of dieting and self image. We discuss her first injury in Strongwoman and how its made her take a step back…

June 8, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Ryan J Pitts-Metal and Muscle-#226-Eric and Ryan start off with the big question. Is lifting in you’re DNA? What separates the true lifter or the situations we encounter from wanting to be better then everyone else. Lift your limitations and concentrate on what you can do. We talk about how to function in a physical…

June 1, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Jeff T-Rex Bankens-Take The Hip Belt Squat Challenge?-#222 Eric and Jeff talk about how his hip belt squat program is going. Do to a bad shoulder and hand Jeff quit doing deadlifts and squats some time ago.We aired a podcast last summer with Rob Regish and myself talking about the benefits of hip belt squats.After…

May 29, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Will Dinwiddie-The Multi-Sport Athlete-#220-Eric and Will talk about how he does multiple strength sports to make his strongman competition much better. He describes how being picked on as a young kid made him want to get big and strong so this would no longer happen. Will like myself liked the team sport concept to a…

April 27, 2015 Eric Fiorillo No comments exist

Dimitar Savatinov-Wrestler, Strongman, and Ringling Brothers Circus-#201This gentleman has had one interesting life up to this point. Eric and Dimitar talk about his early roots. He was born in Russia to a Russian mother and Bulgarian father. In 2006, Dimitar came to the United States with a Bulgarian Acrobatic Teeterboard Act to perform for Ringling Brothers…