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#106 - Tony Doherty On Building Doherty’s Gym & The Secret To Success

Tony is now the owner of 6 Doherty’s Gyms around Australia, a highly sought after public speaker, interviewer, and media personality.

Tony comes on and tells us about himself. Doc then asks him how he got started with his gym. Tommy then asks him about how his passion for bodybuilding began, and Tony tells us a funny story about that.

Tony also talks about how travel has widened his perspective. He also answers Doc & Tommy’s questions about what makes Doherty’s such a great brand, and his thoughts on the fear of failure.

Another great episode in the bag! Having Tony on the show was great, and we’re sure you guys are going to love this one. Enjoy!

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Show Notes:

  • Tommy’s Tribute. [5:43]
  • Tony tells us about himself. [7:32]
  • Doc asks Tony how he got his gym started. [11:45]
  • Not listening to friends & family when business goes south. [18:20]
  • Knowing and being specific with your brand. [22:50]
  • Having a 3rd place. [24:35]
  • Tommy asks Tony how his bodybuilding passion began. [25:57]
  • A funny story about Tony and & an injury. [30:40]
  • Proving people wrong VS. proving yourself right. [33:24]
  • The doors never close at Doherty’s Gym. [37:16]
  • Tony on finding your motivation. [39:00]
  • Sponsor recap. [41:26]
  • Show resumes. [43:22]
  • Australians have a sense of entitlement. [43:55]
  • Getting a better perspective through travel. [50:08]
  • Tony is constantly putting work into his gym. [55:41]
  • What sets Doherty’s apart from other gyms? [56:53]
  • Tony on the fear of failure. [1:01:40]
  • Life hack - getting less sleep. [1:08:45]
  • 6 From 6. [1:09:57]
  • What is Tony’s favorite travel destination? [1:10:22]
  • What is Tony’s dream travel destination? [1:11:02]
  • What books does Tony recommend? [1:12:19]
  • What does Tony like to do when he has free time? [1:13:45]
  • Who does Tony look up to? [1:14:40]
  • If Tony could invite 3 people to dinner, who would they be? [1:16:08]

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Your weekly podcast exploring fitness, adventure and life. Hosted By Bill Kerr and Tommy Ahern, AdventureFit Radio focuses on bringing you interesting interviews from all realms of fitness, adventure and life in general.