Rank #1: Tim Kennedy – Special Forces sniper – UFC fighter – ISIS ‘Most Wanted’ list
Tim Kennedy is an American Patriot, Warrior Poet and all around hilarious guy. His high energy lights up Marcus and Rut as they discuss what made Tim reassess what he called a selfish existence and start serving his country at the highest level. They also get into what it’s like to fight Navy SEALs and world-class UFC fighters. Tim’s incredible Never Quit attitude will inspire you to get into the fight.
In this Veterans Day special the TNQ Podcast accomplishes its mission and delivers another amazing interview that inspires listeners to face adversity, stay in the fight and overcome obstacles like never before. Also, please remember to share your own Never Quit story on our website.
Great stories inspire legends.
Rank #2: David Goggins 2 – The return of America’s most extreme ultra athlete and Navy SEAL
For the first time, the Team Never Quit Podcast welcomes back a guest to inspire audiences at an entirely new level. Marcus Luttrell and Captain Positive, David ‘Rut’ Rutherford, are proud to bring the guest who has the most downloaded show yet, back for Goggins 2. Stand by because Navy SEAL, extreme ultra athlete, and top motivator, David Goggins, is going to blow you away, again! In his first show, Goggins outlined one the greatest never quit stories we’ve heard yet and why he’s able to push past insane boundaries of pain. In his second appearance on the show, David forces listeners to expose the truth of weakness and the power of harnessing fear.
No other guest in TNQ Podcast history has gotten more request for a repeat show. Marcus and Rut have answered the calling by bringing David Goggins back on air. His explosive energy in this episode will transform listeners by forcing them to put their fears in check and explore pain in a whole new perspective. Goggins is one of a kind. His philosophy is so incredibly unique that it provides all those who come in contact with it a completely new way of looking at pushing one’s own limitations. Don’t miss this show and please tell everyone you know who needs some serious motivation to tune in.
Great Stories Ignite Legends.
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Rank #3: Nick Irving – “The Reaper” – One of the most deadly Ranger snipers in history
From nearly running out of ammunition, to sprinting a mile across open ground under fire, to being rescued moments before his team must decide to fall on their last grenade, this is one of the most gripping battlefield accounts ever heard on the TNQ Podcast. Irving shares details which paint a powerful picture of the twelve hour mission in which he and his sniper team barely survive.
After the dust settles, Marcus and Dave help Nick bring out the lessons learned from not only his combat experience, but also the major challenges which awaited him after military service in the civilian world, such as PTSD and substance abuse. Once again this week, the team, along with Nick Irving, deliver on their mission to bring you some of the world’s most inspiring and impactful #NeverQuit stories. Help spread the word by sharing the show with friends and family.
Great Stories Ignite Legends
Rank #4: Dom Raso – SEAL Team 6 – NRA spokesman – Tactical training expert – Meaning of honor
What does honor mean to you? What events in your life have taught you to live with honor? Join Navy SEALs, Marcus Luttrell, David Rutherford and #TheWizard as they welcome one of their own, DevGru Operator Dom Raso to this week’s powerful edition of the Team Never Quit Podcast. Stand by as Dom tells his greatest #neverquitstory of how living for the honor of his fallen teammates shapes his drive to impact the world around him. The helicopter crash of Extortion 17 was the most tragic event in modern SEAL history, losing 31 US military personnel, including 15 men from Dom’s own unit. Prepare to be inspired by the bravery and courage it takes to live with honor.
Dom Raso spent 12 years at the tip of the spear in support of American freedom and democracy. His time in the SEAL Team’s top unit instilled a lifetime of focus that is remarkable in every way. His message of honor has reached millions through his company Dynamis Alliance and his presence on the internet. Whether helping to promote 2nd Amendment rights on NRA TV, or through faithfully teaching his #Crusheverything mentality, Dom has a profound impact on anyone within earshot. In this episode of the TNQ Podcast Marcus, Rut and #TheWizard provoke Dom in giving a detailed explanation to help our listeners learn the #neverquitmindset. Don’t miss this action-packed show.
Don’t forget to write in and share your own greatest Never Quit stories here. You just might end up being a guest on the show.
Rank #5: Dave Grossman (Lt Col. USAF) – Professor of ‘Killology’ the psychology of killing – Expert on America’s violence epidemic
Professor Grossman has dedicated his life to researching the topic of killing. His best selling books “On Killing” and “On Combat” provide invaluable content and education to all Special Operations Units and tens of thousands of police officers and first responders across America. Col. Grossman speaks over 300 days a year and is wholly committed to exposing the truth behind the essence of violence and why the human species is prone to destroying each other.
Marcus Luttrell and David Rutherford once again give their listeners tremendous insight into the world around them by inviting Dave Grossman to the show. It’s their mission to help people around the world to discover what it means to live with the Never Quit mindset. It’s time to shift your perspective and begin living life to it’s fullest by facing adversity head on and overcoming all of life’s obstacles. Please help us spread the word by sharing the TNQ Podcast with all your friends and family.
Great Stories Ignite Legends.
Rank #6: Pat McNamara – 13 year Delta Operator – Master Training Specialist – Renaissance Man
The Team Never Quit Podcast is fired up to welcome one of the most highly trained humans on the planet, former Tier One US Army Operator, Pat McNamara. Join Navy SEALs, Marcus Luttrell, David Rutherford and #TheWizard as they welcome this master training expert. Listen as Pat tells his greatest #NeverQuitStory and what it’s like to be part of one of the most high speed units that exist. Over 22 years in Special Operations and a comprehensive interest in learning the best way to teach gives Pat insight like no other.
Pat McNamara could be one of the coolest men on the planet. His insane background and totally unique perspective on just about everything left the TNQ Podcast crew roaring with laughter and fired up to hear more. Pat shared insight on his experience at Delta, finding his passion in teaching, and how he can be simultaneously passionate about everything from tactical firearms training to bird watching, and functional fitness to pointillism. This profound wisdom, combined with an energy level that leaves Rut in the dust, will inspire you to immediately search for the top training program near you. Pat McNamara is the definition of the #NeverQuit mindset. Don’t miss this show.
“Great Stories Ignite Legends”
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Rank #7: Mike Ritland – Navy SEAL K9 expert and operator – New York Times Best Selling Author – World class dog trainer
Mike Ritland is a 3-time New York Times Best Selling Author, owner of Trikos Dog breeding and training center, and internet influencer. Listen as Mike outlines his incredible background, how we found his passion in training Dogs, and what he knows about turning puppies into the most advanced security protection dogs on the planet.
Marcus, Rut and Mike once again deliver on their promise to provide you with critical information to help you in your fight against life’s greatest challenges. Dive in to the TNQ Podcast and begin igniting your never quit mindset. Please relay your greatest never quit story with our team and you might have a chance to become a guest on the show. HOOYAH
Great Stories Ignite Legends.
Rank #8: Mark Wahlberg – Boston street kid to Hollywood A-List actor – Patriots Day & Lone Survivor star
The Team Never Quit Podcast is proud to welcome to the show Marcus’ close friend and megastar, Mark Wahlberg. Mark is widely considered one of the most accomplished and successful men in the movie industry. He’s known for his roles in the recently released Patriots Day, Deep Water Horizon, The Fighter and the epic war film, Lone Survivor, where he portrayed Marcus himself in the heroic story of Operation Red Wings. Mark has also distinguished himself as a top producer and entrepreneur. His Never Quit story, along with tremendous insights, will no doubt leave you wanting to listen to the episode more than once.
Marcus and Mark formed a strong bond during the incredible experience of making the Lone Survivor movie together. Mark talks openly about his deep connection to the project and all movies depicting tales of heroism. His unique perspective on Hollywood is immediately apparent in his life story. Mark Wahlberg is a man driven by faith, family, a commitment to never forget when he came from, and his desire to work harder than anyone in Hollywood.
The TNQ Podcast once again brings an incredible story to it’s dedicated listeners. Marcus and Rut continue to fulfill their promise to inspire people around the world with amazing stories that help others to face adversity and overcome obstacles. Everyone, they believe, has a great Never Quit story just waiting to come out.
Great Stories Ignite Legends.
Rank #9: Mike Rowe – “Dirty Jobs” host – Skilled trades advocate – “Somebody’s Gotta Do It,” “Returning the Favor,” and “The Way I Heard It”
How often do you meet someone who’s truly living out his or her dream? Out of those people, how often did they realize their dream job immediately? Dream jobs are all based on the individual’s perspective. On this week’s Team Never Quit Podcast Navy SEALs, Marcus Luttrell, David Rutherford and #TheWizard welcome America’s TV host Mike Rowe to the show. Stand by for one of the funniest and informative shows the Team has ever had. Listen to Mike share his greatest #neverquitstories in exquisite detail and what it took to revolutionize reality TV. Mike is known for his incredible work on Dirty Jobs and Somebody’s Gotta Do It, but it’s his profound understanding of what hard work actually looks like, and it’s vital importance to society, that captures the attention of Marcus, Rut and The Wizard. Join the TNQ Podcast crew along with Mike as they explore the value of hard work, gaining true perspective and beauty of great story telling.
Rank #10: Andy Stumpf – Tier-one Navy SEAL Lieutenant – 2 world records in wingsuit freefall – Corporate leadership consultant – The guy you aspire to emulate
Andy Stumpf exemplifies the #NeverQuitMindset. Prepare yourself to be motivated by one of the most accomplished guests so far on the TNQ Podcast. His dedication to improving himself and those he comes in contact with is nothing short of transformational. His commitment to his teammates, country, and most especially his family leaves us all wanting more information on how he constantly raises the bar for himself day in and day out. Find out how you too can apply his knowledge to your life. Long live the Brotherhood.
Rank #11: Jeff Nichols – SEAL Team 6 – Exercise Physiologist – Strength and Conditioning Coach – Tactical Preparedness Coach
When a young man becomes a Warrior he goes through massive changes. When a Warrior goes to War the world around him changes. And when that Warrior transitions into a Coach others will change in profound ways. The Team Never Quit Podcast is honored to welcome Navy SEAL and world class strength and conditioning coach, Jeff Nichols to this week’s epic show. Join Navy SEALs, Marcus Luttrell, David Rutherford, and the Wizard as they assist Jeff in telling his incredible #neverquit story. Jeff’s powerful story of self-discovery, acceptance and personal growth will no doubt leave our listener’s filled with wisdom, humility and strength. Stand by for one of most powerful TNQ Podcast shows yet.
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Rank #12: Goggins III – Navy SEAL – Ultra Athlete – Best Selling Author – Motivational Badass
GOGGINS, GOGGINS, GOGGINS! He’s unlike any other motivational figure on the planet. His ultra intense, profound search for meaning has captured the attention of the world. The TNQ Podcast is honored and proud to welcome back, for round III, the indomitable David Goggins to this week’s insane show. Fellow Navy SEALs, Marcus Luttrell, David Rutherford and The Wizard don’t waste a single second of valuable time diving into the Goggins philosophy of living the painful pathway to salvation. Goggins explores his difficult childhood, his new appreciation of serving the masses, and his dedication to God’s judgment of himself. The TNQ Podcast has never had a guest on more than once, yet the impact David Goggins has had on our listeners is so substantial that he’s back for the third time. Stand by for…..GOOOOOOOOOGGINS!
Rank #13: Taya Kyle – Wife of ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle – Fighting back from tragic loss – Lessons on grief, faith, & love
Team Never Quit is honored to welcome one of it’s own members to this week’s podcast. The founder of the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, best selling author of ‘American Wife’, and faithful patriot, Taya Kyle, joins her close friend Marcus Luttrell and David Rutherford for this week’s inspiring show. Listen to Taya’s emotional description of her greatest Never Quit story and how her marriage to ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle prepared her to serve the country in her own way.
In one of the most gripping TNQ Podcast’s ever, Marcus, Rut and Taya explore her incredible journey. Taya explains what it was like living with Chris, the most prolific sniper in American history, making it through four SEAL Team combat deployments, and how her faith in God got her and her family through all the adversities they’ve faced. The lessons she’s learned are lessons that can be easily translated for all those who are facing significant challenges in their lives. Taya continues to provide support to military and first responder families through the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, while her best-selling book ‘American Wife’ has given her a platform to tell her story, while also teaching on grief, faith and love.
Once again the TNQ Podcast team accomplishes their mission by inviting the courageous, motivating and patriotic Taya Kyle to the show in order for you to be inspired and to learn how to overcome life’s greatest challenges. Also, Marcus and Rut welcome your greatest Never Quit stories too, by submitting it in the Share Your Story section of our site. We want to share as many stories as possible to the millions of people around the world.
Great Stories Ignite Legends.
Rank #14: Ryan Zinke – U.S. Secretary of the Interior – Former SEAL Team Six Commander
Join Marcus, Clint and Commander Zinke in this rare opportunity to dig into the Navy SEAL mindset, and how it enabled all of these men to accomplish great things in their life. Secretary Zinke describes his passion for the outdoors, playing sports and his total commitment to serving our great nation. Listen to his remarkable career and how the lessons he learned in the SEAL Teams drove him to achieve one of the highest positions in the political realm. Once again, the TNQ Podcast delivers powerful, positive content to motivate listeners to believe they too possess the Never Quit mindset.
Great Stories Ignite Legends.
Rank #15: Cameron Hanes – Master bowhunter and his extreme reinvention of an ancient pursuit by combining it with outdoor endurance sports
What drives a man to walk miles and miles into the bush, stalk North America’s largest game animals for days, silently approach to within fifty yards for the kill, then pack the entire animal all the way back to camp? Cam describes it in detail for us in this engaging episode. In face, Cam takes you one step farther and explains his philosophy on living a lifestyle long forgotten in our society. His authenticity is inspiring and will no doubt leave you wanting to explore your own primal side.
It’s the mission of the Team Never Quit Podcast to bring you the greatest stories of perseverance, grit and determination. Marcus and Rut are committed to helping you discover the mindset that will ultimately inspire your own greatest Never Quit story. We are thankful that Cameron Hanes joined us this week in once again achieving our mission. Also, don’t forget to tune into the After Actions Report where Cam gets into the nitty gritty of the tactics he employs each and every day to drive toward success.
Remember, if you feel inspired by this show, or any other TNQ podcast, please share your own greatest Never Quit story with us on the site. It’s possible your submission could wind up on the show being read and discussed by Marcus and David.
Great Stories Ignite Legends!
Rank #16: Justin Legg – SEAL, Combat Vet, Cancer Survivor, Double Lung Transplant Recipient
Justin Legg is one of the toughest men to ever wear the Trident. Join Marcus and Rut as they invite Justin to share his profound story with listeners. He is the definition of never quit. Imagine becoming a Navy SEAL Officer, leading men into combat, getting diagnosed with Leukemia, beating it with a bone marrow transplant, getting a massive infection, being forced to receive a double lung transplant, climbing a mountain, getting a masters and cheating death over and over again. That’s Justin Legg.
Don’t miss this show as three Navy SEALs, Marcus, Rut and Justin deliver inspiring lessons of perseverance, determination and the will to live. Their mission is to motivate you to face the adversity in your life, overcome obstacles, and learn to use the never quit mindset in order to achieve success in your life. Don’t forget to listen to Justin’s “After Action Report” where he tell’s you the how to live with the never quit attitude. HOOYAH.
Great Stories Ignite Legends.