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The Transformative Journey of Fighter Jordan Delagrange

The Transformative Journey of Fighter Jordan Delagrange

Update: 2023-08-28


In this episode of The Tragedy Academy Podcast, host Jay Hicks and co-host Gary DeFranco are joined by returning guest Jordan Delagrange. Together, they explore Jordan's unique path of transitioning from being an actor and aspiring doctor in Chinese medicine to becoming a professional fighter. 🎙️

Are you intrigued by the fusion of mind and muscle, tradition and innovation? 🌟 This episode takes you on an enlightening journey with Jordan Delangrange, a fighter who marries old-world wisdom with modern-day resilience. Host Jay Hicks, a veteran, music producer, and multimedia artist, provides a raw and hilarious lens into the fight world. In contrast, Emmy-nominated executive producer Gary DeFranco offers insights into the storytelling that elevates everyday heroes into legends. 💪🎥 

This episode is a rollercoaster of emotions and insights, from personal tragedies and triumphs to larger societal issues like healthcare and politics. 🌍 Come for the laughs, and stay for the wisdom. Whether it's discussing the art of nunchucks or the intricacies of non-traditional medicine, we've got you covered. Dive in for a hearty blend of humor, enlightenment, and authentic conversations. 🤝🤣


Key Takeaways:

😊 The transformative journey of Jordan from actor to fighter emphasizes the importance of finding your authentic path.  

🌟 Discussion on blending traditional and non-traditional medicine in martial arts and how it equips fighters like Jordan with unique advantages.

💪 Insight into the evolution of the art of storytelling in reality shows like The Ultimate Fighter, with Gary reflecting on his Emmy-nominated experience.

🤔 A deep dive into societal issues, including the need for mindfulness in education and the pitfalls of the American healthcare system.

🎉 Lighthearted moments discussing personal quirks and humorous anecdotes, adhering to the podcast's mission to bridge gaps through laughter and open conversation.


So, tune in to this rich episode that delves into personal transformations, fighting journeys, and the need for societal change. The Tragedy Academy Podcast is your dose of tragedy, triumph, and a whole lot of fun. Subscribe now, and let's grow the tree of knowledge together! 🌳💡

Guest Bio:

Our guest, Jordan Delagrange, is a former marine, trained martial artist, and healthcare advocate based in San Diego, California. From his disciplined background in the Marine Corps to his current role as a clinic owner specializing in preventative medicine, Jordan offers a unique blend of physical resilience and holistic wellness. He's also an author and a fervent activist for human equality and creativity. His forthcoming book, "The Five Elements of Preventative Medicine," is set to be released in September.

🎙️ As we close out another episode of The Tragedy Academy Podcast, we want to extend a heartfelt thank you to our guest, Jordan De La Grange, for sharing his incredible story and insights. His unique blend of experiences, from the Marine Corps to MMA and now holistic healthcare, offers an enriching perspective on personal growth and systemic change. 🙌

👥 Our conversation today touched on numerous important subjects, from healthcare reform's complexities to individual experiences' transformative power. If there's anything to take away, embracing an authentic life is important, fortified by a holistic understanding of health and well-being. 💪

📌 Don't forget to check out Jordan's upcoming book, "The Five Elements of Preventative Medicine," and consider how his holistic approach could positively impact your life. Also, be sure to follow him on social media for the latest updates and wisdom. 📚

📣 As always, thank you to all our listeners for tuning in. If you enjoyed this episode, please consider subscribing, rating, and leaving a review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Google Podcasts. Your support helps us bring you more stories that make you think, laugh, and inspire you to be a better person. 🎉


🌳 Until next time, let's continue to grow the tree of knowledge together. Be cool and keep learning. 🎧


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