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Jan. 26, 2022

Bonus Episode: JJ Ruescas interviews Mindset Forge Host Barton Bryan

Connect with JJ Ruescas on Instagram: @jjruescas Optimizandome Podcast can be found on Spotify and Youtube. For more notes from this episode, read JJ's Blog: https://jjruescas.blog/2022/01/09/barton-guy-bryan/ Follow Barton o...

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Jan. 20, 2022

Season Three Announcement: New Episodes kick off on February 2nd, 2022

Barton is back with a new season of the Mindset Forge Podcast with more fascinating guests from the world of Sports & the Performing Arts. Stay tuned for the first episode of season three this Feb. 2nd, 2022. Connect with …

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Dec. 1, 2021

Scott Gillenwater: Elite Obstacle Course Racer explains the impact of…

Scottie Gillenwater has run hundreds of Obstacle Course Races over the last 4 years. He competes in the "Elite" and "Age Group" divisions at Spartan, Conquer the Gauntlet, and Savage Races all over the country. In 2020, rig...

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Nov. 24, 2021

Throwback Episode: Paralympic Rugby Star Mark Zupan leads US Team to …

Mark Zupan's mental toughness and a competitive drive to be his best self helped his overcome a broken neck and end up being the best quad rugby player in the world in 2008. Grit is the word that best defines …

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Nov. 10, 2021

Andrew Samonsky: Broadway's leading man talks the importance of findi…

Join Barton Guy Bryan and Andrew Samonsky in a discussion around how he became a broadway singer. His struggles with substance abuse in high school and college led him to go to rehab. While there, his voice teacher sent him...

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Nov. 1, 2021

Phil Daru: Top MMA Strength & Conditioning Coach talks Fighter's Mind…

Join Barton Guy Bryan and Phil Daru as they talk about the mindset of an MMA fighter, training Dustin Poirier and other top UFC athletes, and much more. In this episode, Phil talks about his days as a professional MMA …

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Oct. 27, 2021

Solocast: Barton talks how to create lasting habits, upgrading our mi…

Join Barton Bryan as he speaks on some of the main content found over the last several episodes regarding how to create lasting habits, surrounding yourself with positive, high-performing people who can help you level up, and...

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Oct. 20, 2021

Sarah Malone: elite athlete and trainer helps people find their "Spar…

Join Barton Guy Bryan with Sarah Sparks Malone as they talk about training people to be the best versions of themselves. In this episode, Sarah details how she helps people move past fear to find purpose, drive, and energy to...

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Oct. 12, 2021

Rosada Plummer: IFBB Pro Bikini Bodybuilder share the healthy way to …

Join Barton Guy Bryan with Rosada Plummer as they talk about clearing distractions and negative things to stay focused. In this episode, Rosada shares how she became a bodybuilder, her struggles, and how she prepares mentally...

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Sept. 29, 2021

Brittany Conigatti: Broadway Dancer and Choreographer breaks down how…

Join Barton Guy Bryan with Brittany Conigatti as they talk about the similarities and differences between soccer and broadway from the experiences of an athlete turned performer. In this episode, Brittany shares about the yea...

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Sept. 17, 2021

Bethany Shadburne: The Agony and Ecstasy of becoming one of the top C…

Join Barton Guy Bryan with Bethany Shadburne as they talk about why she stopped gymnastics and eventually shifted to CrossFit. In this episode, she shares her journey, and the lessons learned being an athlete going to that le...

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Sept. 9, 2021

Solocast: Barton discusses how we can bring our "Authentic Self" to p…

Barton tells stories from his past as an Opera Singer, learning to "let go", and find his authentic voice. he asks the listener to think of times they too showed up big in important moments. Goal: How can we level …

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Sept. 2, 2021

Michael Griffin: Retired NFL Safety with the Titans explains how to d…

Join Barton Guy Bryan with Michael Griffin as they talk about fatherhood, cupcakes, and his experience growing up playing football in Austin, for the Univ. of Texas, and in the NFL. In this episode, Michael explains why aspir...

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Aug. 25, 2021

Chris Issendorf: Pushing the Limits of Ultra Marathon Canoe Racing

Join Barton and Chris Issendorf as they talk about ultra marathon canoe racing. Chris is among the best in the world when it comes to canoe racing. In this episode, he dives into his mindset as an endurance athlete before …

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Aug. 18, 2021

Adam Flowers: Dramatic Tenor shares how Operatic Performance has Para…

Join Barton Bryan with Adam Flowers as they chat about the similarities between performing arts and sports performance. Adam is a professional opera singer, having performed principal tenor roles. In this episode, he shares h...

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Aug. 11, 2021

Taylor Brown: How We can Raise our Game with Mindful Sports Performan…

Join Barton Guy Bryan with Taylor Brown as they chat about how powerful the mind shapes training, performance, and handling negative thoughts. Taylor is the founder and director of EnduroMind, a high-performance coaching prog...

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Aug. 6, 2021

What's the Mindset Forge Podcast all about?

Quick trailer as to why I'm going on the Mindset Forge Podcast journey and what my listeners can expect to get from listening to the podcast.

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Aug. 3, 2021

Brendan Hansen: 3x Gold Medalist turns early failures into fuel to be…

Join Barton Bryan & Brendan Hansen as they chat about looking at the silver lining of failure. Brendan’s mindset of failure has been honed since he started swimming with the help of the coaches he had. Because of this, it …

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