SPARTAN MINDSET – Best Motivational Speech (Ft. Joe De Sena) | THE SPARTAN PARADOX

SPARTAN MINDSET – Best Motivational Speech (Ft. Joe De Sena) | THE SPARTAN PARADOX

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SPARTAN MINDSET! Everybody gets this wrong, this is life’s biggest myth. It’s called The Spartan Paradox. Powerful New Motivational Speech by Spartan Race Founder & CEO Joe De Sena.

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Joe De Sena

Joe De Sena is the CEO and founder of Spartan and the Death Race. He is also a NY Times best selling author of Spartan Up, Spartan Fit and The Spartan Way. Joe founded Spartan in 2010 and has since grown the brand to be the world’s leading obstacle racing company with over 170 events in 25+ countries and 1 million-plus global participants.

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  1. “When you put a date on the calendar, you get serious. You get disciplined. This is step one.” – Joe De Sena, Founder of Spartan Race

    Really excited to be releasing this video with Joe and Spartan Race. A few of us at Motiversity were signed up for races this year before covid cancelled them and have done them in the past. Would highly recommend signing up for one of them or anything that gets you excited and gets you working towards a goal. Thanks for watching!

  2. I wake up at 330 Am at work by 5 am I currently live out of my car in Texas been there for 3 months lost my place in March due to the COVID-19 I set a date to have a place to live and a bed to sleep in by July 4th !!! I’m almost there !! So I challenge you !! Keep up or quit

  3. Spartan needs to bring back the drillers to scream and yell at folks, Make it impossible for people to cheat and stop giving out participation trophies.

  4. For the past months I had this burning desire to get back into shape and become the best but I couldnt act on It. This video literally is godsent. My drive and act has came back. Thank you so much.

  5. I Used to weigh 526 pounds. I used to think I could never do a spartan. I used to think I could never walk a mile. I used to use the electric carts in the grocery stores because I couldn’t walk that far without my back hurting. I wanted to do something I thought was impossible. So I picked Spartan. And of course I wanted to get fit first. I wanted to be fit and lean and ready to do a Spartan race when it would be easy for me. I got with a personal trainer who has done TONS of Spartan races. We train 3 times a week and I do long distance walking on Sunday. I’ve lost 64 pounds BECAUSE I signed up for Arrington, Virginia in October 2021. Today I just did a 5K in 43 degree weather. It took me 2 hours. It was hell. But I was able to walk the whole thing and only stopped to sit down a few times. For my first Spartan race I might not be able to hold myself up for the monkey bars. I might miss the hay bale with the spear. I might have to crawl to cross the finish line but For me it’s about finishing. See you in October.