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About The Gladiator Way

Hosted by Dan “Nitro” Clark, former American Gladiator, NFL player, bestselling author, speaker, fitness fanatic and heart attack survivor.  The goal of The Gladiator Way is to share inspiring stories from the most brilliant minds in health, fitness, entrepreneurship, psychology, entertainment and spirituality to help you Commit, Crush, Conquer and "Nitro Up" your life to unleash your best and most authentic self.  You’ll love Dan’s easygoing, conversational style as he digs in deep with guests to give you the tools, ideas, and inspiration to live The Gladiator Way.

Dan's expertise has been featured on Good Morning America, Today Show, ESPN, and Entertainment Tonight, Extra, Access Hollywood, as well as in the pages of Time Magazine and Sports Illustrated.


42: Steven Pressfield | Why Talent Doesn’t Matter / How to Overcome Resistance

Want to overcome resistance and start achieving? Steven Pressfieldshares how to unlock your potential and bust through the obstacles holding you back. He’s the bestselling author of The War of Art, Turning Pro, and The Legend of Bagger Vance. I’m such a big fan of Steven and his books, I was honored to have him on the podcast. This episode will help you build tenacity and inspire you to keep going.

41: Tracy Litt | Rise Into Your Power, Purpose, and Potential

Tracy helps people rise up into their power, purpose and potential using Rapid Transformation Therapy (RTT). In this episode she shareshow to change your life and become the best version of yourself. Dan“Nitro” Clark also shares his thoughts on RTT after Tracy put him through an RTT session and discusses if it’s something you should consider.

40: Dan Millman | Way of the Peaceful Warrior

Dan Millman is the best-selling author of The Way of the Peaceful Warrior and 17 other books. When I first started The Gladiator Way, I had a vision for the type of guests I wanted on the show. Dan Millman is one of those mentors. His books helped shaped me as a young man. He is one of the spiritual giants in our world today.

39: Stephen Scoggins | Bestselling Author & Motivational Speaker

Stephen Scoggins, a bestselling author, an award winning multi-million-dollar entrepreneur, and motivational speaker, shares his journey from running a business from the back of a borrowed car, to a $40 million empire that employs 380 people. And how to go from stuck to unstoppable.

36: Tyler Hamilton | Tyler Hamilton Gold medalist & Tour de France Rider

On today’s show Dan “Nitro” Clark talks with cycling legend Tyler Hamilton. They discuss what it’s like trying to be the best in the world at something, doping in cycling, and the true cost of winning. Tyler also dishes on motivation and how to grind through pain, the guilt of cheating, and how he finally found happiness.

33: Dan “Nitro” Clark | Discussing Racism, Inequality and Black Lives Matter

In this episode, Dan “Nitro” Clark sits down with two of his lifelong friends, Mel Black and Frank McFadden, to discuss racial inequality, social injustice and George Floyd. The purpose of this episode was for Dan to get a deeper understanding from two of his best friends on their experience growing up African American in the USA.

32: Bonnie St. John | Olympic Athlete – Rhode Scholar – 7x Author

Named “One of the 5 most inspiring woman in America” by NBC news, Bonnie was first African-America ever to win medals in the Winter Paralympics. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard, earned a Rhodes Scholarship, served as the director of the White House National Economic Council, and is a bestselling author of 7 books. On this episode Bonnie we dive into the principles, strategies and tactics of micro-resilience, and explore how a 5-year-old amputee ends up winning Olympic skiing medals.

31: Camille Leblanc-Bazinet | The “Fittest Woman on Earth” Talks Motivation – Championship Mindset – Training and Motherhood.

former CrossFit professional athlete, Camille Leblanc-Bazinet, shares tools, tips and strategies that helped her become “The Fittest Woman on Earth,” build a successful business, and maintain a thriving marriage. By striving to leave people better than she found them, obtaining her degree in chemical engineering, and becoming a world champion, Camille truly embodies the Gladiator Way. Camille hails from Quebec, Canada and currently lives in Boulder, Colorado with her husband and former guest on the podcast, Dave “Thundrbro” Lipson.



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