Ep9: A Champion’s Journey

13 August 17, 2016 - Archive, Brand Ambassadors

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Get to know our brand ambassador Bryan Clay. He’s a decorated champion with multiple gold-medals, including the Decathlon—winners of which are often called the World’s Greatest Athlete. Since YL is the world leader in essential oils, we’re thrilled to have him on our team as one of our brand ambassadors.

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We’re giving four Active & Fit Kits to four randomly selected listeners for sharing their favorite ways to stay active and fit. Comment on this episode and share the episode link on your social media pages for an opportunity to win!

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Congratulations to our randomly selected giveaway winners, Barbara Peter, Jacqueline McLaughlin, Michael Currey, and Donna Scott.  Thanks to everyone for your participation and great comments!

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142 Comments

  • Shari Frazee Zupan August 17, 2016 - 7:20 pm Reply

    Thank you, this was so very encouraging and inspiring!

  • Susan Less August 17, 2016 - 7:24 pm Reply

    I stay active & fit by rubbing Cool Azul Sports Gel, Deep Relief essential oil blend, R.C. essential oil blend, Thieves essential oil blend, Copaiba essential oil, and Peppermint essential oil on my knees, arms, & bottom portion of my back before & after my workouts at the gym.

  • Rita Abernathy August 17, 2016 - 7:35 pm Reply

    Love Young Living essential oils!!! Been wanting to try the fit and active kit alos!!!

  • Lainie Ludema August 17, 2016 - 7:37 pm Reply

    Love that he was focused on centering himself through worship music<3
    My favorite way to stay fit is constantly changing. Some weeks I focus on running, then change it up to work out videos in my living room, and other times in the back yard trying to tone muscles. We homeschool and my husband is military. Those 2 things mean that our schedule is always changing so I try to stay consistent in working out someway, but flexible in how or when I can work out.

  • Kayla Lowery August 17, 2016 - 7:39 pm Reply

    How awesome!!!

  • Sue Dickinson August 17, 2016 - 7:43 pm Reply

    Never give up!!!

  • Shannon Seidner August 17, 2016 - 7:52 pm Reply

    Favorite way to stay fit and active is thru the great outdoors. For me, taking a quick 5 mile hike in the mountains is a perfect opportunity to be surrounded by God’s beauty and take quiet time for prayer. I start the hike with a Nitro and a drop of peppermint and end with a little Panaway on my knees.

  • Kristin Lewis August 17, 2016 - 7:53 pm Reply

    Staying active isn’t a hard task since I have 3 little girls that are 6 and under. But to stay healthy and keep us,I our toes I love our oils. We take walks daily, swim weekly and eat healthy meals everyday.

  • Kim August 17, 2016 - 7:55 pm Reply

    Would love to win active & fit kit! Sharing too!

  • Michael Currey August 17, 2016 - 7:59 pm Reply

    I’ve been seeing more and more info on oils lately. Glad to be able to hear from a known athlete on how these products help out.

  • Lisa Dollar August 17, 2016 - 8:02 pm Reply

    It’s great to know that some of the greatest athletes use the same oils that I do !!!

  • Dana Peters August 17, 2016 - 8:06 pm Reply

    Bryan, truly inspirational!! Thank you! ✌

  • Miriam Lavandier August 17, 2016 - 8:14 pm Reply

    What an amazing and inspirational embassador! So proud for him to represent us!

  • Lindsay Hartman August 17, 2016 - 8:19 pm Reply

    Active and Fit Kit have one and love it! I like to stay active chasing around my 3 active little kids is my main ways of staying active but I also like to go on walks when I can squeeze them in, in my busy lifestyle between work, kid activities, school, and all other things called LIFE on the go all the time.

  • Lisa Easter August 17, 2016 - 8:21 pm Reply

    This is so awesome to know that this great athlete uses these oils! Proof that they are AMAZING GIFTS from God 🙂

  • Robin Jackson August 17, 2016 - 8:27 pm Reply

    I love all the oils in the Active Fit kit and the Cools Azul keeps me moving after workouts. I would love all these babies in an awesome carry case.

  • Jennifer Correll August 17, 2016 - 8:50 pm Reply

    We usually try and stay active and fit as a family. Whether its swimming, going to the beach, a bike ride or just a walk somewhere. My husband uses the gym at his work daily, he has also surfed most of his life. My kids dance, play volleyball and wrestle! So we are active as much as we can! Healthier choices for eating is always important. We make sure to incorporate as many fruits and vegetables as well into most of our meals!

  • Terri brown August 17, 2016 - 8:56 pm Reply

    Staying active by chasing kiddos all day.. With 6 in the house it’s never a dull moment but it wouldn’t be a home without them.

  • Jacqueline McLaughlin August 17, 2016 - 8:56 pm Reply

    Thanks for another great podcast!

  • Denise Parker August 17, 2016 - 8:59 pm Reply

    Blessed to have found Young Living’s amazing products.

  • Kevin Wilson August 17, 2016 - 9:03 pm Reply

    Peppermint, thieves…my favorite! !!! Love them….

  • Kelli Fiskum August 17, 2016 - 9:04 pm Reply

    Love ALL the oils in the Active & Fit Kit – But don’t yet have the Cool
    Azul Gel! Would love to try it! ?

  • Stacey Whitehurst August 17, 2016 - 9:17 pm Reply

    I love doing Yoga and stand up paddle board (SUP)! Also playing with my kiddos! The ortho sport message oil is my fav for after workout but for major relief I LOVE the cool azul pain relief cream!

  • Josh Pero August 17, 2016 - 9:24 pm Reply

    My favorite activity is running. Bryan’s diligence in training, and pride for his country inspires me to push harder to achieve my goals. Thanks for the motivation!

  • Wendy Newman August 17, 2016 - 9:50 pm Reply

    This kit is awesome! I would love to win to share with my daughter. She is a varsity volleyball player (setter) and we use several of the oils after practice, games and especially tournaments. She loves the deep relief!

  • Vicki shepard August 17, 2016 - 9:52 pm Reply

    Would love to win just started boot camp at my local gym and could use a little extra oils .

  • Courtney Thompson August 17, 2016 - 9:54 pm Reply

    Great episode as usual! I love walking and running. Always have my Deep Relief, Peppermint Vitality and Cool Azul Pain Relief Cream on hand!

  • Jessica Baker August 17, 2016 - 10:01 pm Reply

    Listening now! Bryan Clay is so inspirational. YL Fit needs to come to Little Rock!!! Shared!

  • Denise Mychele Hutchinson August 17, 2016 - 11:13 pm Reply

    All the Essential Oils featured in the Active Fit Kit have multiple benefits. Love Young Living and All it’s products!

  • Georgia Watson August 17, 2016 - 11:27 pm Reply

    This sounds like a great kit!

  • Carla Stephens August 17, 2016 - 11:44 pm Reply

    My favorite activity is swimming. I am a water baby at heart and much prefer the ocean or a lake to those AWEFUL chlorinated public pools.

  • Allison Bailey August 18, 2016 - 12:25 am Reply

    I try to raise as much of my own food as possible. From raising cues and chickens to gardening and canning. I stay active while playing with my two young daughters and tending to our farm. When time allows I love going to the gym.

  • Patti B August 18, 2016 - 12:35 am Reply

    Love Cool Azule after a tough workout. So cooling.

  • Monica Freeland August 18, 2016 - 12:53 am Reply

    Getting fit is difficult to do for a lot of people. Atheletes like Brian Clay are an inspiration! Young living definately makes the healthy and fit life easier! I love Ortho Sport not just for me but for my husband, who’s a Marine and my teen son who has recently found the world of weightlifting!

  • Joie Raulerson August 18, 2016 - 12:57 am Reply

    Thankful to my oils….especially Pepperment to keep me cool and Deep Relief to keep feeling good. Can’t wait to get the Cool Azul Sports Gel.

  • Kelly McCarthy August 18, 2016 - 1:37 am Reply

    Love going to the gym and doing circuit training!

  • Déborah August 18, 2016 - 1:42 am Reply

    I loooovegettting outside! Be it hiking, cycling, or riding my horse, my active and fit journey needs solar power ? peppermint and copaiba are must haves for me!

  • Trisha Koski August 18, 2016 - 2:03 am Reply

    When I need a boost….I go to 1-2 ounces of NingXia Red added to a Zyng and topped up with some ice ?

  • Melissa Everett August 18, 2016 - 3:05 am Reply

    Can’t wait to try some new oils!!!

  • Ed Brophy August 18, 2016 - 3:13 am Reply

    I love the podcasts, always inspiring and positive.

  • Lisa S August 18, 2016 - 3:47 am Reply

    I love to stay healthy by going running or walking and doing strength training 4-6 times a week!

  • Aneta August 18, 2016 - 4:13 am Reply

    Go Young Luving!!!

  • Janice Womack August 18, 2016 - 7:27 am Reply

    I try to get some form of exercise daily. I am starting to life light weights and hopefully will go on to heavier weights for my bone density. Having the essential oils makes it easier to be able to exercise because of the relief I get from using them after exercising.

  • Lina August 18, 2016 - 8:06 am Reply

    The best way for me to stay fit and active is to be active and eat healthy food. Make it as a daily routine: in the morning drink a smoothie (with a drop of essential oil) then walk few miles to the shop or some other places (instead going with the car) and in the evening ride a bike. I always find what to clean, wash, tidy and etc. at home. For example cleaning windows is a great work out for hands. Make it simple but special.

  • William Rosser August 18, 2016 - 10:42 am Reply

    Our youth need to hear this young man.

  • Angela August 18, 2016 - 11:59 am Reply

    Treadmill and BodyRock everyday! Of course, I couldn’t do either without my PanAway!

  • Patsy Brookshire August 18, 2016 - 1:15 pm Reply

    Would love to win an Active Fit Kit, my baby started her Sophomore year this year, she is a Volleyball and Softball star. I would love her to to be blessed with a way to enhance her year. Thank you!

  • Susan regan August 18, 2016 - 2:18 pm Reply

    I think hiking is a great form of exercise and connecting with nature. Yoga has many benefits as well.

  • Janet Agueda August 18, 2016 - 2:25 pm Reply

    Great story from a champ! The aroma of peppermint helps me stay alert so I can keep my eye on the ball.

  • Carol Smith August 18, 2016 - 3:03 pm Reply

    I stay fit by using my essential oils numerous times per day. I get up in the morning and drink my Ningxia Red with a drop of Lemon E.O.. I use the inner defense. I get a massage weekly to keep my muscles stretched properly. I walk every morning. I am very proud of the changes I have made to take care of this 54 year old body !!!! I try to eat organic as much as possible and I have made huge strides at eliminating Toxins in my everyday life.

  • Holly Truitt August 18, 2016 - 5:14 pm Reply

    Awesome story! I use essential oils after my workouts. And I have a pre workout routine with oils to get me motivated. Would love the Active Fit Kit. It would be a great soon to my already awesome YL workout routine!

  • Leah Carpenter August 18, 2016 - 5:22 pm Reply

    I’m a house cleaner, so I have to stay fit and because I’m active! My favorite helps are peppermint and R.C..

  • Kayla Smith August 18, 2016 - 5:41 pm Reply

    I like to stay active and fit by waking up early in the morning and working out! This is something my husband and I have been doing together faithfully every morning, it is a time that we can grow not just physically but also spiritually!

  • David Gerhart August 18, 2016 - 5:42 pm Reply

    we started using Citra Slim and have begun to ride our bikes as a family to get fit and become more active with our kids.

  • Anna Questerly August 18, 2016 - 6:15 pm Reply

    I’ve been wanting to try the Cool Azul. I’ve been using Panaway and I love it! Thanks for the podcast. As we were watching the Olympics, I was thinking how many of those athletes would love YL oils!

  • MaryAnn Overby August 18, 2016 - 6:24 pm Reply

    To be honest I am not fit and healthy yet, but I am working on it. Thanks to the encouragement and support of my daughter who has got me on the right road. She introduced me to Young Living and Yoga…… Here’s to the new me to come…….

  • Laura Sharpe August 18, 2016 - 6:59 pm Reply

    I am just starting my YL journey. I really need to try some of these products to help me get more fit. What an inspiration! Thank you YL for the tools to help me get back to being me!

  • Carissa Youtz August 18, 2016 - 7:23 pm Reply

    Very inspiring story. So many youth (and adults!) would benefit from hearing his story. I’ve not exactly been active and fit lately but have recently hit the reset button and am trying hard to make the change. Deep Relief has been helpful in getting some relief after working out. And water, lots of water… the Vitality line is helping me drink more, love me some Citrus Fresh in my water 🙂

  • Amanda kollmann August 18, 2016 - 7:36 pm Reply

    I stay active and fit by first and always taking a morning stretch..then I have my pure protien and start my crazy busy day.. I use my oils on a daily..for whatever I may be feeling in that moment..but with 3 crazy kids and 2 of them under 2.. I truly am active all day long!! However I do not have the active and fit kit yet.;).but would absolutely love to own it and use it;)

  • Cheryl Luttrull August 18, 2016 - 7:43 pm Reply

    I loved hearing about young living from a man’s perspective. The interview was very interesting, encouraging and supportive. Great Job Trent Morrison!

  • Sarah Castro August 18, 2016 - 8:05 pm Reply

    The way I love to stay fit and active is by doing workouts in my home. Anything from aroma yoga to other videos. I use peppermint and orthoease massage oil. Sometimes I’ll get my daughter to give me a raindrops for sore muscles. I love Young Living essential oils!!!!

  • Denae Harder August 18, 2016 - 8:46 pm Reply

    These products are all a part of my “stay fit” regimen! Cannot do it without them! Love, love, love them!

  • Barbara Medley August 18, 2016 - 10:32 pm Reply

    Awesome! Very inspiring!

  • Julianne Johnson August 18, 2016 - 10:34 pm Reply

    I would love to try the Active & Fit Kit!

  • Jennifer August 18, 2016 - 10:48 pm Reply

    Having just recently embarked on a fitness journey of my own, I have found several YL products to enhance the process as well as recovery and maintenance! Thank you for sharingyoir story

  • Deborah Mauldin August 18, 2016 - 11:06 pm Reply

    Bryan is very inspirational. Loved hearing him talk about his life and how he turned his life around. I would love to win the Active & Fit Kit. I already use some of the oils in the kit, but have not tried the Cool Azule Sports Gel. Very much enjoyed this podcast.

  • Jodi Osuch August 18, 2016 - 11:22 pm Reply

    Wow! This man is an inspiration to all of us. What honesty and dedication! Keep up the good work!

  • Laurie Azzarella August 18, 2016 - 11:59 pm Reply

    The inspiration I received from listening to Bryan on this episode of YL Podcast is that there will always be something that interferes with your goal. You must always push through the challenges, and to expect and accept the challenges because there will always be something that could give you an excuse to quit!

  • Ginger August 19, 2016 - 12:20 am Reply

    Decathletes are amazing athletes. So great to hear that someone like Bryan Clay is utilizing oils in his training.

  • Karen Anderson August 19, 2016 - 12:34 am Reply

    Dancing!

  • Natalie August 19, 2016 - 12:38 am Reply

    I am taking my fitness vey seriously and seeing a physical therapist to repair an old back injury to be my healthiest, most fit self!!

  • Jerry Ogert August 19, 2016 - 1:03 am Reply

    It would be totally awesome to win the kit – this products are all incredible!

  • Carolyn Fever August 19, 2016 - 1:09 am Reply

    This grandmother of 11 doesn’t know what she would do without Ningxia Red, Deep Relief, Cool Azul, or AgilEase, and all my Young Living favourites!! They help me stay fit enough to spend meaningful, quality time with all my sweet grandkids!!

  • Kelley August 19, 2016 - 1:09 am Reply

    Can’t wait to try the Active and Fit kit!! I like to stay active by running and lifting weights. Some days it’s easier than others! I couldn’t do it, being a working mom of two, without my Peppermint EO and Ningxia Red and Ningxia Zyng!

  • Lynn August 19, 2016 - 1:10 am Reply

    Thank you!

  • Alyssa August 19, 2016 - 1:11 am Reply

    I like to use peppermint and panaway every morning before/ after my walks!

  • Patty McBride August 19, 2016 - 1:27 am Reply

    Love my oils! Thank you Young Living!

  • Heather Perrine August 19, 2016 - 1:39 am Reply

    Love these oils and love this story!

  • Samantha 6 August 19, 2016 - 1:40 am Reply

    Great story! Such an inspiration and motivator.

  • vicki Kirby August 19, 2016 - 1:50 am Reply

    Cool azul and Agilease had definitely upped my game in retirement!

  • Vickii Kirby August 19, 2016 - 1:51 am Reply

    Cool Azule and Agilease had definitely helped us keep active in retirement!

  • Lawana August 19, 2016 - 1:58 am Reply

    I started my fitness last year after YL Convention in Texas. I heard Oliver Wenker speak and he said we could do a lot to improve our health by walking 30 min a day. Since then I’ve joined a Gym where I’ve taken Women On Weight class, Cross Training, HIIT, and also joined a softball team. I’ve never been into fitness or sports but its been life changing for me. I love being part of the fitness community, it’s amazing how people can come along side you and encourage or hold you accountable and vice versa. I wouldn’t have thought about this aspect of having a healthy life style before but I’m so glad I’m part of a company that inspires us to be a better us. I love that he’s an overcomer! My son used this when I started talking about running. Do or Do Not, there is no Try. lol He’s 11 and an YODA fan.

  • Della August 19, 2016 - 2:14 am Reply

    I stay active by going to the gym.

  • Elissa Inman August 19, 2016 - 2:32 am Reply

    Love, love Bryan Clay 🙂 I just like getting outdoors, walking, running, swimming and hiking.

  • Suzi Scanlan August 19, 2016 - 2:34 am Reply

    Just starting my fitness journey again!

  • Rhonda Bank August 19, 2016 - 2:49 am Reply

    I operate a small natural foods market and a new Young Living business. I maintain a very healthy diet, diffuse oils daily in the store and stay active 12+ hours a day performing all aspects of the business. The next plan is to add NingXia Red to my daily routine. I really miss beach volleyball which is not available where I now live. But, when I retire it will be back in the picture with my Young Living oils.

  • Anne Kinard August 19, 2016 - 3:03 am Reply

    To hear from a gold medalist that each period in life needs inspiration from someone new helped me understand my own journey in a new way. I have found several mentors in two careers and will keep an eye out for more. It’s important also that we are available to mentor others! Look forward to using before, during, and after exercise, especially Ningxia Red and Deep Relief!

  • Donna Scott August 19, 2016 - 3:05 am Reply

    My favorite form of fitness is Bikram Yoga or possibly walking outside in a park or something. I love the OOLA Fitness when I need that extra boost to get off my couch and out the door. The different citrus vitality oils in my water help keep me hydrated without getting bored with drinking water. I am always amazed how those who actually make it to the games spend hours and hour every day working toward that goal. Training is their job and people don’t realize how much it takes to get to that point. My hat is off to you!

  • Leah Jervis August 19, 2016 - 3:47 am Reply

    I like to keep my routine simple. I walk each day with my kids. The littlest in the stroller, the others sometimes on bikes or roller blades. It’s family fitness and we head out in the morning after we take our Ningxia Red shots. I also like a couple drops of lemon and a single drop of peppermint in my water bottle. Perfect for these warm summer days.

  • Elizabeth Kytle August 19, 2016 - 5:17 am Reply

    What an inspiring story! Bryan is the perfect Young Living ambassador. Thank you~! I walk in the early morning which Im still blessed to be able to do. I take Agilease daily (what a tremendous help), along with ‘my’ blend of oils (Copiaba, Ocotea, Cinnamon Bark, Coriander, Thieves, Jade Lemon, Spearmint, Frankincense and NingXia).

  • Debbie Dreyer August 19, 2016 - 6:27 am Reply

    I enjoyed the inspiration and positive sharing. I stay fit by walking daily, start my day drinking Ningxia Red and using a variety of essential oils often and supplements as well as eating organic and as much raw as possible. No toxic chemicals.

  • Heather kerr August 19, 2016 - 10:44 am Reply

    Great encouragement- love my oils they help all the family. They have been amazing!!!

  • Terri Byrne August 19, 2016 - 11:53 am Reply

    What an inspiration to all young (and old) people. Not many people get it together when they’re young. And not everyone has a parent as invested. Congratulations!

    I love his pre-event routine; Outback and prayer. What a combination.

  • Dathan Sauer August 19, 2016 - 12:06 pm Reply

    I found Bryan to be positive, encouraging and a good example to set one’s goals to. I enjoy working out in the gym and following a good diet. Since starting with YL the oils have become a daily part of my life.

  • Giselle Rackley August 19, 2016 - 1:03 pm Reply

    Even a short walk is great to take care of your body. I love drinking water with some Vitality oils in it. LeMon and lime taste great icy cold.

  • Cynthia Marshall August 19, 2016 - 1:09 pm Reply

    Congrats to Bryan on his success as a decathlete. I definitely can’t do all of that, but do try to stay active. I’m up early 3-5 days a week heading to the fitness center by 3:30am. I put on EnRGee to help me get going with my strength and cardio routines. When I overdo it, Cool Azul Sports Gel is my go-to rubdown. After I shower, I put Thieves on the soles of my feet. My all-day fragrance is Frankincense.

  • Patty McBride August 19, 2016 - 1:18 pm Reply

    Such an inspiring young man.

  • Judy Ronan August 19, 2016 - 2:20 pm Reply

    He is one of my favorite athletes of alongside with Kayla Harrison, Kerri Walsh Jennings and Michael Phelps. Their determination and drive to overcome obstacles is amazing.

  • Joanne August 19, 2016 - 3:25 pm Reply

    I try to fit fit this into my life anyway I can. Even if it means dancing with the kids to a song on the radio.

  • Karen Snowden August 19, 2016 - 4:57 pm Reply

    Shalom!!! Family, friends and I have used the Essential Oils and they work!! Thank you! Blessings!!! Karen

  • Khara' August 19, 2016 - 5:46 pm Reply

    Very inspirational and what an amazing accomplishment! Essential oils rock!

  • Sandi Rosenberger August 19, 2016 - 5:46 pm Reply

    I just started to walk again in the mornings for fitness. Starting is always the hardest part. I rub RC on my chest and Peppermint to my wrists. I have noticed that this helps me get out the door and keep my goal. The smell is uplifting. I’m going to start Ningxia Red in the mornings next week. Can’t wait.

  • Kathy Weiland August 19, 2016 - 6:32 pm Reply

    I absolutely love the Active & Fit Kit, especially the Cool Azul Sports Gel! I have used Panaway, Copaiba, and Peppermint on my knees before and after working out and most recently, on the side of my foot which I injured by shutting the car door on it. I jog on a mini-jogger and was able to continue to do so by using these wonderful essential oils, even after injuring my foot. I love them all!

  • Pat McCray August 19, 2016 - 6:47 pm Reply

    What a great podcast, so inspiring! Thank you for sharing.

  • Melanie Demmert August 19, 2016 - 10:06 pm Reply

    Thank you for sharing inspiration! I have discovered Essential Oils work for pain relief. I love the group that has been introducing YL E.O.’s in my neighborhood. I would share these oils, when I receive them, if a winner! Thanks for the opportunity.

  • Kimberly August 20, 2016 - 2:18 am Reply

    I love these Young Living products. Nice Brand Ambassadors.

  • Kathy Weiland August 20, 2016 - 2:51 am Reply

    I absolutely love the Active & Fit Kit, especially the Cool Azul Sports Gel! I have used Panaway, Copaiba, and Peppermint on my knees before and after working out. I jog on a mini-jogger and was able to do so while using these wonderful essential oils making my workout even better. I love them all!

  • randell embertson August 20, 2016 - 5:00 am Reply

    I have a full plate most days so I look for creative ways to fit exercise in with walking/running in the morning as the sun rises I plan my day; yard work and property maintenance while listening to podcasts; pilates, stretching and deep breathing throughout to refocus; 10 push-ups and 30 sit-ups right after sitting for more than 30 minutes; rocking on my toes while standing, and power naps when needed.

  • Paula Schildt August 20, 2016 - 5:06 am Reply

    I really appreciated this podcast and the insights that Brian shared. It’s was a good way to slow down and remember how powerful each and everyone of us can contribute to the the lives of others. I was touched that Brian shared how he grounded and centered himself to receive inspiration that he was seeking to perform his best…his best seemed to be for a higher cause than himself. He shares the power of living with a purpose. I love and appreciate the Young Living Essential Oils and how they can enhance virtually every aspect of my life. Thank you Bryan and thank you YL.

  • Lori Bierschbach August 20, 2016 - 9:37 am Reply

    Would love to win an Active and Fit Kit. Love using all Young Living Oils! I stay active and fit by walking, exercising, working.

  • Barbara August 20, 2016 - 11:01 am Reply

    Very inspiring podcast! I especially enjoyed how Bryan inspired himself before competitions.

  • Ronda Westhoff August 20, 2016 - 2:58 pm Reply

    One of the things I enjoyed in this episode was that Bryan shared how worship music inspired him and helped him as he trained. It also inspires me as I work out at the gym doing cardio and lifting weights. I love my workouts when I can spend a couple of hours training but on most days it is a quick hour over my lunch break. I have been trying to order the Cool Azul Sports Cream but it is “out of stock”. 🙁 I could really use it today. Those lower body squats and dead lifts yesterday are in my memory today…soreness but in a good way!

  • Carrie Paraiso August 20, 2016 - 6:07 pm Reply

    I love how he would center himself with worship. Also how he found great meaning in his life with Young Living. It really is modern medicine.

  • Lauren Tatro August 20, 2016 - 9:21 pm Reply

    This is an awesome story and opportunity!! Really want to try this kit too!!

  • Lauren Tatro August 20, 2016 - 9:30 pm Reply

    Love this

  • Dorothea Wilder August 20, 2016 - 9:39 pm Reply

    Would love to try the Active and Fit kit. Thank you, Young Living!

  • Cara Martin August 20, 2016 - 9:58 pm Reply

    This was so motivational! I love this company and their life changing products! I have started using some of the new products like Cool Azul sports gel and LOVE what it has done for me and my workouts/recovery

  • Ron Montesi August 20, 2016 - 11:35 pm Reply

    I love to stay active by running. I also have been enjoying watching an American win the gold in decathalon, again!

  • Allison Moore August 20, 2016 - 11:43 pm Reply

    Very inspiring. Thank you for sharing.

  • Sharon Edwards August 22, 2016 - 12:02 am Reply

    I go to the Y every morning before work. I use some combination of lemon, grapefruit, and peppermint in my metal water bottle. Then I use peppermint on my tongue and Thieves under my nose to offsetst the chlorine and other chemical smells. I shower with Morning Start and shampoo with Copaiba/Vanilla shampoo and conditioner and use AromaGuard under my arms. Then clove, thyme, or Thieves on my feet with one of three YL lotions before putting socks/clothes on.

  • Carrie Hales August 22, 2016 - 2:09 am Reply

    I love Essential Oils and all the benefits! Go Young Living!

  • Angie Gibbs August 22, 2016 - 2:34 am Reply

    The ambassadors are so inspiring! Love my YL oils and products.

  • Teresa M Bossalini (Tracy) August 22, 2016 - 12:40 pm Reply

    Love his humility and his faith! I love using Deep Relief for after work outs! Would lpve to win the kit!

  • Staci Spencer August 22, 2016 - 12:57 pm Reply

    I love kayaking to stay active and fit. I always take along my deep relief but would love to get the kit to take with me 🙂

  • Carol Cornelius August 22, 2016 - 1:04 pm Reply

    Very inspiring! With God’s help and good influence, anyone can turn their life around. No one is without hope!

  • Amy August 22, 2016 - 2:14 pm Reply

    My son loves the sports gel but I love the bag! I can put the iTOVi in the little pocket for the roller balls, the cords in where the sports gel was – along with some business cards and a nice sampling of oils. My phone fits into the outside pocket. Perfect! 😉

  • Emily Havener August 22, 2016 - 3:21 pm Reply

    My favorite ways to stay fit are stretching in the mornings with coffee or tea and taking walks with my 4 year old and puppy dog, natural gravity weight training and doing chair exercises with my sweet 90 yr old Grandmother with Dementia.. but she seems to not have it around me so much! <3

  • Mandara Tenner August 22, 2016 - 4:12 pm Reply

    What a true inspiration he and other athletes are! I stay active by taking my fur kids for walks, gardening, going to the gym and incorporating small things like taking the stairs and parking a bit further out when I go shopping! YL oils are definitely part of my everyday routine.. I absolutely love deep relief, panaway, and cool Azul! I also utilize cool Azul oil on my athlete clients and started having my massage therapist use the oils on me as well!

  • Nona Combo August 22, 2016 - 4:18 pm Reply

    What an awesome testimony of a champion!! Thanks for your inspiration!

  • Becky Seagroves August 22, 2016 - 6:06 pm Reply

    I listened to this at the perfect time! Brian’s story is so true to life. I loved it!

  • Baldwin Hall August 22, 2016 - 6:28 pm Reply

    Thanks Bryan for sharing your journey! So encouraging and inspiring to know how you get focused and motivated before a competition and I love that Young Living helped you find purpose after your athletic career. I love using my oils for yoga! The active and fit kit sounds like a perfect addition to my oil collection. Thanks for all the wisdom 🙂

  • Loretta May Nerswick August 22, 2016 - 7:54 pm Reply

    TY very much I appreciate this. I need to work out more and time is my# one factor to not making it to the gym. Focus is what I need.

  • G August 22, 2016 - 8:16 pm Reply

    Love his pride in being an American! God Bless America, land that I love!

  • Diane Holbert August 22, 2016 - 9:26 pm Reply

    Complete believer in essential oils- I don’t go a day without them.

  • Ashley McCormick August 22, 2016 - 11:21 pm Reply

    I am really enjoying this testimony of a champion! He was very interesting to listen to, and the active and fit kit sounds awesome for my (new) workout routine!!! 🙂

  • P August 23, 2016 - 2:30 am Reply

    An incredible inspiration!

  • Christina Benjami, August 23, 2016 - 4:01 am Reply

    Always providing positively great information.

  • Susan Janowicz August 23, 2016 - 3:54 pm Reply

    I really enjoyed Bryan’s honesty, especially when he mentioned how he looked at his hero’s . At first, how they looked like in the spot light but as he matured, how they looked like out of the spot light. As leaders in Young Living, we also need to be transparent and consistent. We need to be the same honest person in our teams as well as in our homes. He inspired me to keep working on my physical conditioning, especially since I have just lost 40 lbs on Slique essence oil. I praise God for Young Living and how it has blessed my life and the lives around me.

  • Grace McCain August 24, 2016 - 1:18 am Reply

    I stay active and fit by walking outdoors!

  • Kate Zamenski August 25, 2016 - 2:37 am Reply

    What an inspiration!

  • Tammy Andrade September 3, 2016 - 2:09 am Reply

    I am certainly not as active and fit as I could be, but between working at a full time, and working hard at my Young Living business, I certainly stay very busy.
    I really appreciate how honest Bryan is when he answered questions during the interview. I imagine he is a great mentor to young people. I would love to win an Active and Fit kit, so that I could share it when I am giving Young Living classes or 1 on 1’s.

  • Tamara Trainor June 23, 2017 - 3:38 pm Reply

    This is such a awesome kit, perfect for an active lifestyle!

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