About The Eight Count

Hosted by Chris “Mr. Classic” Romulo, a six-time Muay Thai champion turned speaker, coach, and podcaster, The Eight Count explores the championship mindset of entrepreneurs, business owners, and athletes to uncover the tactics they use beat the count and win at life. Through gritty interviews that hold no punches, you’ll discover how to overcome adversity and become a successful and self-reliant champion.

The Eight Count Episode 009: Richie Hardcore

Tale of the Tape Richie Hardcore is an educator, keynote speaker and activist, working in violence prevention, masculinities, mental health, and wellness. He is also a retired multiple New Zealand Muay Thai champion who now works as a coach and personal trainer. He’s helped some of New Zealand’s most successful fighters achieve their goals. Breakdown [...]

2020-02-19T23:49:36+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 008: Sean George

Tale of the Tape Sean George is CIO at Strukturinvest. He’s work in the financial industry at Cantor Fitzgerald, Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, and more. He has also competed in Muay Thai and is an adventure enthusiast. Breakdown On 9/11, Sean watched two planes hit the World Trade Center towers. Despite holding on to [...]

2020-02-12T02:52:54+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 007: Larry Hagner

Tale of the Tape: Larry Hagner Larry Hagner is the host of The Dad Edge Podcast, a podcast dedicated to helping men become the best versions of themselves so they can raise the best versions of their children. Breakdown While packing for a move to a new house, Larry hit rock bottom as a dad [...]

2020-02-05T07:47:49+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 006: Chris Wilson

Tale of the Tape: Chris Wilson Chris Wilson is an author, artist, and social advocate. At 17 years old Chris was found guilty of murder and charged with a life sentence. But once in prison, he began to formulate a Master Plan to rehabilitate himself. In prison, he began studying, mentoring others, and fighting for [...]

2020-01-29T12:23:05+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 005: Tony Blauer

Tale of the Tape: Tony Blauer Tony Blauer has been in the martial arts, self-defense, defensive tactics, and combatives industry for four decades and is one of the only combatives experts who has successfully affected training in self-defense, combat sports, and military and law enforcement sectors. His research on overcoming fear has influenced over three [...]

2020-01-22T07:33:26+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 004: Ryan Lee

Tale of the Tape: Ryan Lee Ryan Lee has been an entrepreneur for the last 20 years. He is the creator of Freedym, an online academy that teaches people how to turn their ideas and passions into recurring revenue, and Rewind, energy bars free from gluten, dairy, soy, artificial sweeteners, and added sugar. Breakdown Ryan [...]

2020-01-20T08:51:20+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 003: Kevin “The Soul Assassin” Ross

Tale of the Tape: Kevin Ross Kevin “The Soul Assassin” Ross is an artist and a pioneer in American Muay Thai. Throughout his career, he has won the super-lightweight WBC International title, the welterweight WBC USA National title, the FIDAM welterweight title of Mexico, and the United States Muay Thai Federation welterweight title. He is [...]

2020-01-15T12:08:35+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 002: Anthony Melchiorri

Tale of the Tape: Anthony Melchiorri Anthony Melchiorri was the executive producer and host of Hotel Impossible on the Travel Channel for an astounding 108 episodes for 9 seasons. And now he is the host of his brand new show on Facebook Live, Instant Turnaround. Discover how Anthony Melchiorri battled through a childhood of hardship [...]

2020-01-01T01:23:09+00:00By |Podcast|

The Eight Count Episode 001: Chris Romulo

 Tale of the Tape: Chris Romulo I'm Chris Romulo, a six-time Muay Thai champion turned speaker, coach, and podcaster. On The Eight Count podcast, I explore the championship mindset of entrepreneurs, business owners, and athletes to uncover the tactics they use to beat the count and win at life. Breakdown In this first episode [...]

2020-02-25T03:50:13+00:00By |Podcast|