Lauren Reilly is a stand up comic, actress, comedy writer and filmmaker. In her first year of standup she booked her first professional show working for The Improv, did a short tour with comedian Josh Wolf across Texas, shot her first short film and booked her first commercial as spokesperson for Howard and Sons Ice. In her free time she fights a chronic illness cause by mold exposure and Lyme disease called Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome. Tune in to hear her laugh about dying.
Kristopher Lee "Kit" Cope is an American Muay Thai kickboxer and mixed martial artist who competes in the Featherweight, Lightweight, and Welterweight divisions. A four-time professional Muay Thai World Champion, Cope also fought in the K-1, Ultimate Fighting Championship and World Extreme Cagefighting promotions.
He has won almost every competition he has entered including the X Games and the Dew Action Sports Tour. In the X Games he took bronze three times, silver once, and gold three times (One was Australian). He has been a DK Dirt Circuit Champion, a champion in the Gravity Games, a European championship winner, and a CFB Champion. In 1995, he was crowned the "King of Dirt".
In the world of stunts, Dave Castillo is one of the key players, doubling for major movie stars and specializing in motorcycle stunt work. But before he was filling in for some of Hollywood’s biggest names, he was a professional motocross and Supercross racer.
Dave has appeared in many major films including Iron Man, Jurassic World, Fast and Furious 7, The Bourne Legacy, Sons of Anarchy and many many more.
Hollie Cornes is from the U.K. and works with a group to rescue dogs from the dog meat trade in China. One of her personal dogs was rescued from the trade. The dog, Angel (wonkynosedwonderdog), like many was very mistreated resulting in a portion of her nose/muzzle missing. Although she’s been disfigured and abused she’s full of nothing but love as are the majority of animals that are rescued.
Ed Bolian is the Founder & CEO of VINwiki. VINwiki is a mobile and web based social vehicle history reporting platform. It invites users to create, contribute to, and curate the stories of the cars around them.
Ed also served as the Lamborghini & McLaren Sales Director at Motorcars of Georgia, an authorized dealer for Lamborghini, McLaren Aston Martin, and Lotus.
Anna is a very young but extremely talented fighter from Greenville, SC. She has a combined record of 57-8. She is a 8 time National Boxing Champion and a 5 time World Champion Kickboxer.
She also works as a fitness Instructor. Anna is as tough as they come but also has a huge heart. I think very highly of Anna and would imagine anyone who listens to this episode will as well.
Ted Phaeton is an Anchor/Meteorologist at Fox Carolina in Greenville, South Carolina and starts his days at 2AM every morning.
After working a full shift which can often include overtime Ted pushes his limits in building himself financially, physically and mentally. Ted’s all about growth. He’s a member of the National Weather Association and is an NWA Certified Meteorologist. He’s also a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and a member of the Upstate Chapter of the American Meteorological Society where he sat as Vice-Chairman in 2016.
It’s not all work and no play though. Ted loves food, fashion, dancing and building new relationships with people everywhere he goes. Every day his main focus is to live by the motto No Rain… No Rainbows
Megan Scholbohm is the Owner of 90 Degree Yoga located in Anderson, SC.
For most of her adult life, Sarah lived with immense pain and physical limitations from asthma, allergies, chronic intestinal inflammation, fatigue, anxiety, and debilitating stress. Finally, she hit a point where traditional medicine and treatments were no longer even masking the health issues that plagued her.
Sarah finally decided there must be other answers out there. She began the journey of understanding “what real health looks like” and today she is happy and healthy and wanting to help others find their way to perfect health and vitality.
Sarah uses clinical nutritional therapy along with muscle response testing, and whole foods supplementation with an emphasis on complete lifestyle health. She is a certified yoga teacher and finds great health in hiking, nature, yoga, and meditation.
Guest: Chris Hoyne
Director, Community Preparedness
North American Rescue (NAR) is dedicated to decreasing preventable death by providing the most effective and highest quality mission critical medical products to our military, federal agencies, civilian law enforcement, EMS and pre-hospital life savers. We design, develop and test these products based on the military's Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) guidelines, Rescue Human Factors®engineering, evidence based medicine and an in-depth understanding of the requirements from you.
Jonathan Willis, C.N., is the Founding Director of Farm Fresh Fast, upstate South Carolina’s premier healthy prepared food delivery company. Launched in 2015 by Jonathan and his partner/wife Kaylee Willis, FFF delivers fresh, gourmet, custom meals and we offer full-service nutritional support, including wellness coaching and personal training programs. Jonathan holds three national Personal Trainer certifications.
Brandon Surratt is a K-9 Handler.
Brandon was the handler of, Hyco, a police dog killed in the line of duty on October 21, 2015. The death was felt throughout the community with over 1,000 people attending the memorial service.
Since the passing of his partner Hyco, Brandon has created a petition urging lawmakers to create "Hyco's Law," which would impose stricter penalties against anyone who injures or kills a K-9 officer.
Jessica Patterson is one of the most successful and decorated athletes to have swung a leg over a motocross bike. After winning more than 42 amateur championships, Patterson turned professional in 2000 and would go onto win seven Women’s Motocross (WMX) National Championships. She would go onto race ESPN’s X Games as well as several seasons of off-road in both GNCC and EnduroCross.
Patterson finally retired from full-time competition in 2015 and settled in South Carolina with her husband, Eddie Ray. Together they own and operate Travelers Rest Motorsports Park.