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Dane McGuire

Dane McGuire

By Dane McGuire
This is the official podcast for WAKO Team USA Kickboxing, The U.S. Federation of MMA, the U.S. Muay Thai Federation, and the South Carolina Local Boxing Commission (USA Boxing).

The podcast covers all things combat sports, including UFC and Bellator MMA with, biographical or topical interviews. Another focus is the Olympic movement for MMA, Muay Thai, kickboxing, and including USA Boxing (South Carolina serves as the representative for the show.)

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Ep. 5 | Prison and Redemption through Youth MMA | Coach Ruben Saldaña
This week, the USFL's "Coach Ruben" discusses life with Miami's International Posse (INP), adult prison at 16, a 15-year sentence for manslaughter, crime prevention, and turning his life around to coach the U.S. youth MMA team--the defending IMMAF world champions. Links of Note:  http://www.dc.state.fl.us/offenderSearch/detail.aspx?Page=Detail&DCNumber=369018&TypeSearch=IR https://fightleague.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Ruben-Saldana-A-debt-paid-in-full.pdf https://immaf.org/2019/08/23/more-than-gold-the-story-behind-the-u-s-youth-worlds-win/ SUPPORT THE ADVERTISERS TO SUPPORT THE SHOW! http://tiny.cc/3523pz  LISTENER LINE:  Share YOUR thoughts via call/text at 314-692-4481   This is the official podcast for WAKO Team USA Kickboxing, The U.S. Federation of MMA, the U.S. Muay Thai Federation, and the South Carolina Local Boxing Commission (USA Boxing).    The podcast covers all things combat sports, including the pro level such as the UFC and Bellator, with in-depth biographical or topical interviews. Another focus is the Olympic movement for MMA, Muay Thai, Kickboxing, and including USA Boxing (South Carolina serves as the representative for the show.)   We hope to be a unique, cinematic-type storytelling sports show with fighter bios and topical episodes.    Follow us on Facebook and Twitter @MCGFights
57:46
July 9, 2020
Ep. 4 | U.S. Kickboxing and the Olympics | WAKO Team USA
On this week's show, Dane sits down with WAKO Team USA President Rob Zbilski to learn about: his background, what's it's like running the organization (during COVID-19 no less,) its future, the Olympic process, and top fighter Amanda Ginski. Get involved with WAKO USA. Visit WAKOUSA.org. SUPPORT THE ADVERTISERS TO SUPPORT THE SHOW!  http://tiny.cc/3523pz  LISTENER LINE:  Share YOUR thoughts via call/text at 314-692-4481   This is the official podcast for WAKO Team USA Kickboxing, The U.S. Federation of MMA, the U.S. Muay Thai Federation, and the South Carolina Local Boxing Commission (USA Boxing). The podcast covers all things combat sports, including the pro level such as the UFC and Bellator, with in-depth biographical or topical interviews.  Another focus is the Olympic movement for MMA, Muay Thai, Kickboxing, and including USA Boxing (South Carolina serves as the representative for the show.)  We hope to be a unique, cinematic-type storytelling sports show with fighter bios and topical episodes.    Follow us on Facebook and Twitter @MCGFights
23:32
June 29, 2020
Ep. 3 | Bare Knuckle FC's Sean Wheelock | Bare Knuckle, Bellator, and more!
On the latest edition of the podcast, commentator Sean Wheelock walks you through his rise in broadcasting, his five years with Bellator MMA, being fired, Bare Knuckle, plus writing a book with his father figure and UFC co-creator Art Davie. LISTENER LINE:  Share YOUR thoughts via call/text at 314-692-4481   SUPPORT THE ADVERTISERS TO SUPPORT THE SHOW!  http://tiny.cc/3523pz  Visit OddsUSA.com   Thank you to Shamrock FC and Bellator MMA for allowing the use of highlights. Check out http://shamrockfightingchampionships.... and Bellator.com respectively for more content.   ABOUT THE SHOW:   This is the official podcast for WAKO Team USA Kickboxing, The U.S. Federation of MMA, the U.S. Muay Thai Federation, and the South Carolina Local Boxing Commission (USA Boxing).   The podcast covers all things combat sports, including the pro level such as the UFC and Bellator, with in-depth biographical or topical interviews. Another focus is the Olympic movement for MMA, Muay Thai, Kickboxing, and including USA Boxing (South Carolina serves as the representative for the show.)   We hope to be a unique, cinematic-type storytelling sports show with fighter bios and topical episodes.   NOTICE:  Clips in this episode are courtesy of Bare Knuckle FC and Bellator MMA respectively Dane McGuire received written permission from Bellator’s PR firm, Brener Zwikel & Associates (Danny Brener), to use content such as fight highlights. Bellator clips are to be limited to 10-15 seconds per clip.   Dane has also gotten written permission to use content from Shamrock FC Public Relations’ Jeremy Johnson with attribution to Shamrock FC (Shamrock Promotions, LLC.
58:09
June 13, 2020
Ep. 2 | UFC's Bruce Buffer | The Voice of the Octagon (2020 Remaster)
UFC's Bruce Buffer did the show's new intro! So, this week features an update of a previous interview with Buffer. Learn about his introduction into martial arts, the beginnings of his relationship with boxing's Michael Buffer, Bruce the businessman, and more! LISTENER LINE:  Share YOUR thoughts via call/text at 314-692-4481 SUPPORT THE ADVERTISERS TO SUPPORT THE SHOW! http://tiny.cc/3523pz Visit OddsUSA.com ABOUT THE SHOW: This is the official podcast for WAKO Team USA Kickboxing, The U.S. Federation of MMA, the U.S. Muay Thai Federation, and the South Carolina Local Boxing Commission (USA Boxing).   The podcast covers all things combat sports, including the pro level such as the UFC and Bellator, with in-depth biographical or topical interviews. Another focus is the Olympic movement for MMA, Muay Thai, Kickboxing, and including USA Boxing (South Carolina serves as the representative for the show.) We hope to be a unique, cinematic-type storytelling sports show with fighter bios and topical episodes. NOTICE: Dane McGuire received written permission from Bruce Buffer through his assistant Kristen Gruelach to use clips featured in this episode.
15:27
June 6, 2020
Ep. 1 | Bellator MMA veteran AJ Siscoe | The Cancer Killer
This episode covers AJ Siscoe's early life with significant ADHD, rising through the ranks as an amateur, fighting at Bellator 138 Kimbo vs. Shamrock (unknowingly fighting with stage three cancer) and his redemption at Bellator 197. Support the JacksonWink affiliate mentioned in this episode run by AJ's striking coach! Visit hobbsmma.com. LISTENER LINE:  Share YOUR thoughts via call/text at 314-692-4481 SUPPORT THE ADVERTISERS TO SUPPORT THE SHOW! http://tiny.cc/3523pz Visit OddsUSA.com Thank you to Shamrock FC and Bellator MMA for allowing the use of highlights. Check out http://shamrockfightingchampionships.com/ and Bellator.com respectively for more content. ABOUT THE SHOW: This is the official podcast for WAKO Team USA Kickboxing, The U.S. Federation of MMA, the U.S. Muay Thai Federation, and the South Carolina Local Boxing Commission (USA Boxing).   The podcast covers all things combat sports, including the pro level such as the UFC and Bellator, with in-depth biographical or topical interviews. Another focus is the Olympic movement for MMA, Muay Thai, Kickboxing, and including USA Boxing (South Carolina serves as the representative for the show.) We hope to be a unique, cinematic-type storytelling sports show with fighter bios and topical episodes. NOTICE: Dane McGuire received written permission from Bellator’s PR firm, Brener Zwikel & Associates (Danny Brener), to use content such as fight highlights. Bellator clips are to be limited to 10-15 seconds per clip. Dane has also gotten written permission to use content from Shamrock FC Public Relations’ Jeremy Johnson with attribution to Shamrock FC (Shamrock Promotions, LLC.
32:59
June 5, 2020