From Chaos to Sober Fitness Icon | Brad Dunn of Reliant Fitness

Brad Dunn, a massively popular online fitness and lifestyle coach and founder of Reliant Fitness, shares his story of overcoming chaos and addiction to transforming his life...for good.

After years of living a destructive lifestyle, he decided to turn his life around and pursue a career as a firefighter after becoming a father. Brad now helps others achieve their fitness goals and live healthier, happier lives.

Brad emphasizes the importance of self-discipline, self-love, and self-respect in achieving fitness goals. He offers practical advice, including working out consistently, eating whole foods, staying hydrated, getting enough sleep, and incorporating cardio into the routine. Don't miss this motivational and informative episode, our first in our #MayMentalHealthAwareness series!


  • Brad emphasizes the importance of discipline and commitment in achieving personal goals
  • Brad's story shows that it's never too late to make positive changes in life
  • Self-discipline, self-love, and self-respect are crucial in achieving fitness goals.
  • Consistency in working out, eating whole foods, staying hydrated, getting enough sleep, and incorporating cardio is key.
  • Brad aims to create a culture of fitness and lifestyle change that betters individuals lives, and culture as a whole


  • 00:00 - Introduction and Overview
  • 03:10 - From Addiction to Sobriety
  • 08:00 - Struggling with Self-Destructive Behavior
  • 26:50 - Pursuing a Career in Fitness and Coaching
  • 30:46 - Brad's transformation journey
  • 36:09 - The power of self-discipline, self-love, and self-respect
  • 38:09 - Consistency: The key to achieving fitness goals
  • 43:40 - Creating a culture of fitness
  • 48:43 - The importance of whole foods, hydration, sleep, and cardio


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  • Visit the Reliant Fitness website: https://www.reliantfitness.net/
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