The Underdog Podcast

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59: Miles of Freedom from Incarceration

EPISODE 59: Richard Miles was wrongly imprisoned for 15 years.
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58: Grizzly Attack with Todd Orr

EPISODE 58: Todd Orr survived two grizzly bear attacks in the same day, and then walked miles back down the mountain to safety.
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57: Trip's Folly; Building EA and Creating Madden

EPISODE 57: Trip Hawkins created his own major at Harvard, Electronic Arts, and the Madden video football game.
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56: Autistic Attorney with Haley Moss

EPISODE 56: Haley Moss is the first openly autistic attorney to pass the Florida BAR exam. She shares why her neurodiversity is her greatest strength in and out of the courtroom.
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55: Wakeboard to Wheelchair

EPISODE 55: Brad Smeele's professional wakeboarding career came to an abrupt stop when he became paralyzed after an attempt at a trick turned into a devastating crash.
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54: Directing ESPN + CBS Sports with Mark Grant

EPISODE 54: Mark Grant witnessed tragedy when he lost his parents to alcoholism. He witnessed triumph when he became the TV Director of ESPN.
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53: Climbing El Capitan with Cerebral Palsy

EPISODE 53: Stephen Wampler is the first person with cerebral palsy to climb El Capitan in Yosemite National Park.
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52: Diabetes in Haiti

EPISODE 52: Mackenson Bonnell grew up in Haiti and was diagnosed with diabetes as a teenager, so he formed a clinic for diabetes treatment.
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51: Walking for a Fix with Brett Bramble

EPISODE 51: Brett Bramble lost his sister to a drug overdose. He walked across America to raise awareness against drug abuse.
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50: Rebuilding Sergeant Peck with a Double Arm Transplant

EPISODE 50: John Peck served as a Marine in multiple deployments and lost all of his limbs when an IED detonated.
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49: Love at First Spike with Travis Mewhirter

EPISODE 49: Travis Mewhirter picked up a vollyeball for the first time in his mid-twenties and quickly turned professional.
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48: Hit by an RPG with Yonas Hagos

EPISODE 48: Yonas Hagos served in the Army and survived a direct hit by a RPG. He is a serial entrepreneur now.
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47: Survivor, Physician, Entrepreneur

EPISODE 47: Dr. Edna Ma wanted to pitch her product on Shark Tank, so she entered Survivor to increase her odds.
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46: Wealth Can't Wait with David Osborn

EPISODE 46: David Osborn built the 4th largest real estate brokerage in the United States among other successful businesses.
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45: Rise Up with No Legs and Become a Spartan

EPISODE 45: Kacey McCallister lost his legs at a young age, but it didn't stop him from becoming an elite Spartan endurance athlete as an adult.
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44: Reinventing the Wheel

EPISODE 44: David Patrick and Zack Fleishman are the creators and founders of Shark Wheel which is a revolutionary wheel design and product.
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43: Foster Care and Prison Happened For Me, Not To Me

EPISODE 43: Mark Crandall grew up in foster care and struggled with drug use before he was arrested. He is a counselor, an author, and inspires current inmates to pursue a new life.
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42: Relaunching a Business After a Shark Tank Deal

EPISODE 42: Shelly Ehler pitched her product, ShowNo Towel, on Shark Tank, but learned a harsh reality in the end.