OwlTail

Cover image of Larry North

Larry North

16 Podcast Episodes

Latest 3 Dec 2022 | Updated Daily

Episode artwork

The Making of Fitness Guru Larry North

Rock and Rich

Perhaps best known to local fitness buffs as the operator of Larry North Fitness, North made his mark in business as an internationally known fitness guru. He spent 35 years in talk radio, had his own TV show, hosted a widely seen weight loss infomercial, wrote three bestselling books and made hundreds of local and national television appearancesHis story is not your typical success story! His father was a gambler and criminal.  He ended up in Dallas by accident! His life is an emotional roller coaster. Larry opens up about his past and reveals what it takes to conquer a dream. Plus he even opens up about a potential run for office. Join us on Facebook - Instagram This show is produced by: UN/COM Media Inc.

1hr 19mins

30 Aug 2022

Episode artwork

Larry North at House of Shine - Part Two

What's Your Shine?

In this second of a two-part podcast, Larry shares his love for being in his 60s and what he has specifically learned along the way. He describes white-ceiling moments and conscious capitalism and how both of these terms relate to his life. You’ll learn why he is a “go-to guy” and what Claudia suggests as his point of intersection - that place where Larry’s talents, interests, and a need in the world intersect. Finally, discover the top three things that Larry and Claudia have in common.

50mins

14 Jun 2022

Similar People

Episode artwork

Health and Fitness Entrepreneur Larry North - Part One

What's Your Shine?

Never give up hope. How your story begins is not how it has to end. Go after what you want. These are only a few of the lessons learned while listening to Part One of our Two-Part series on health and fitness expert, radio personality, civic leader, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur Larry North. You’ll hear how young Larry’s father exposed him to bank swindling, racetracks, and betting with underground bookmakers and the impact that had on him as a boy. After moving to Texas, you’ll learn how his grit and ingenuity landed him jobs as a successful shoe salesman, nightclub bouncer, and ultimately personal trainer. You'll discover the unmistakable hustle he embedded in every facet of his life. Settle in and stay tuned for Part Two next week where Larry shares how he gets joy out of creating value for others.

1hr 4mins

8 Jun 2022

Episode artwork

183: 3 P's of Success: Passion. Persistence. Perseverance | Larry North | Owner of Larry North Fitness

The Pathways to Success with Julian Placino

Larry North is the Owner of Larry North Fitness.   On this episode, we’ll discuss how he built one of the most iconic brands in fitness.   Larry North was born in New York and raised in Dallas, Texas. In 1981 he started his first business at the age of 20. His media career started shortly after that by arriving on talk radio where he performed for over 25 years. Shortly after that his best-selling infomercial became one of the most popular weight loss infomercials ever. Three books, a chain of health clubs, and thousands of TV appearances and live presentations here and abroad have turned Larry North into a household name in fitness, weight loss, and health. He continues to spread his motivational messages and wisdom to dozens of Fortune 500 companies and just about anyone who will listen. He can make you laugh, touch your heart, and more importantly connect with you in a way that makes you want to change your body and life!!!   Connect with Larry https://www.linkedin.com/in/larry-north-3b0000a/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/larrynorthfitness/   Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/larrynorthgym/?hl=en    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheLarryNorth https://www.facebook.com/LNFPrestonCenter

37mins

28 Jan 2021

Most Popular

Episode artwork

From Living Lean to Joyful Success: How Passion and Attitude Lead to Fulfillment (with Larry North)

Bigger Than Business

In our second podcast with Larry North, owner of a successful chain of fitness gyms, radio personality, and best-selling author, he shares with us the stories of his childhood that shaped the trajectory of his life from being broke and on-the-run to a becoming an admired and respected business owner. Listen as Larry relates to us how a desire to help others, and a strong work ethic forged by the circumstances of his youth, turned his life around so he could become a successful entrepreneur who proves that visualizing what you want will help you achieve it, that passion makes you memorable, and a “happy to do it” attitude leads to fulfillment and a life rich in relationships with others. Larry North is a household name in fitness, health, and weight loss. Born in NY and raised in Dallas, Texas, he started his first business in 1981 at age 20. His media career started shortly after that with talk radio, where he performed for over 25 years. His best-selling infomercial, the Great North American Slimdown, became one of the most popular weight loss infomercials ever. Larry has also made hundreds of TV appearances and is the author of three best-selling books. Larry openly encourages people to contact him through his social media and email address. Website: https://larrynorthfitness.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/larry-north-3b0000a/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheLarryNorth/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/larry_north/ https://www.instagram.com/larrynorthgym/ Bigger Than Business is the show where you’ll discover real-world stories of business owners living their purpose. You’ll encounter men and women all over the world who draw strength from understanding why they do what they do and how they remain true to that purpose through the ups and downs every business owner will face. www.thecapitalchartroom.com

1hr 6mins

24 Aug 2020

Episode artwork

The BALD TRUTH #25 with Larry North on Culture and kindness

The Bald Truth Leadership Podcast

Larry North of LArry North Fitness on building the right culture and kindness

43mins

7 Aug 2020

Episode artwork

Boosting Immunity Through a Pandemic, and How to Avoid Self-Sabotage (with Larry North)

Bigger Than Business

Larry North started his first gym in the 1980s and built an empire that includes a radio show, television appearances, speaking engagements, and best-selling books. After spending over three decades focused on helping others achieve their fitness goals, Larry has valuable insight on how little changes can add up to big positive results and how tweaking your thinking can be key to your success. Listen to the first of our two podcasts with Larry as he shares how you can boost immunity and avoid self-sabotage, and how aspiring to find joy is as important as working out and eating well. Larry North is a household name in fitness, health, and weight loss. Born in NY and raised in Dallas, Texas, he started his first business in 1981 at age 20. His media career started shortly after that with talk radio, where he performed for over 25 years. His best-selling infomercial, the Great North American Slimdown, became one of the most popular weight loss infomercials ever. Larry has also made hundreds of TV appearances and is the author of three best-selling books. Larry openly encourages people to contact him through his social media and email address. Website: https://larrynorthfitness.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/larry-north-3b0000a/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheLarryNorth/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/larry_north/ https://www.instagram.com/larrynorthgym/ Bigger Than Business is the show where you’ll discover real-world stories of business owners living their purpose. You’ll encounter men and women all over the world who draw strength from understanding why they do what they do and how they remain true to that purpose through the ups and downs every business owner will face. www.thecapitalchartroom.com

40mins

6 Aug 2020

Episode artwork

Episode 52: Larry North, CEO - Larry North Fitness

YTexas CEO Insider

CEO Insider host Sandy McIlree and YTexas CEO Ed Curtis talk with Larry North, CEO of Larry North Fitness. Well-known fitness guru and radio host, North discusses his relocation from New York to Texas, some of his family history and personal inspiration. He also talks about the state of the fitness industry and current collaborations that exist within the industry.

30mins

23 Jun 2020

Episode artwork

A Life in Fitness: Larry North ft. Larry North | Real McCoy Radio ep. 9

Real McCoy Radio

On this week’s Real McCoy Radio, we have fitness icon Larry North!Larry got his start with fitness over thirty years ago and has transformed his love of the industry into multiple successful business ventures including: his own line of gyms, a nationally-aired infomercial, a best-selling book and even a health-conscious restaurant.Larry and host Greg McCoy have a wide-ranging conversation about gym ownership, helping others and how your approach to your career changes and develops as you age.We also get a healthy dose of Dallas-based fitness history, where Larry takes us through the start of the gym fitness trend up til now.Want to know more about Larry?Website: https://www.larrynorthfitness.com/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/larrynorthgym/https://www.instagram.com/larry_north/Twitter: https://twitter.com/larrynorthgymFor more about host Greg McCoy:Website: https://gregmccoy.nethttps://hiddengym.net/Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/TrainerGregM...Instargram:https://www.instagram.com/greg.w.mccoy/

43mins

19 Dec 2019

Episode artwork

Fitness Entrepreneur Larry North

Back To Square One with Doug Rice

Larry North is Dallas-Ft. Worth’s most famous fitness guru and has been so for decades. From his radio talk show to his gyms to his books and infomercials, Larry North has accomplished a great deal during his career. But how did he get started and what was it like in the beginning? In this week’s episode, you’ll listen to Larry tell some jaw-dropping stories about his abusive and degenerate gambler father, his days as a night club bouncer and how the owner of Highland Park Village talked him into signing a lease and opening up his first gym even though Larry did not even have a bank account or any experience running a business.

53mins

3 Mar 2019

Loading