What does it take to overcome life’s grueling trials? On today’s episode, Duane sits down with Todd Crandell, an elite athlete and founder of Racing for Recovery, who transformed his life’s trajectory by battling and conquering addiction. Discover the powerful tools of mindset as Todd shares his journey from the depths of addiction and trauma to a thriving life, fueled by compassion and commitment to wellness.

Join Duane and Todd as they explore the role of community and support systems in recovery. Todd’s story is a testament to the transformative power of human connection and the strength that can be found within a supportive community. They dlve into the workings and vision behind Racing for Recovery, Todd’s organization that serves as a beacon for those battling addiction. We also get a glimpse of Todd’s unique journey from being a pharmaceutical sales representative to dedicating his life to uplifting others, a decision that not only revolutionized his life but also enriched the lives of his clients.

Todd also shares his transition to veganism at the age of 49, a pivotal decision that has immensely impacted his life and worldview. He sheds light on the harsh realities of animal slaughter and emphasizes the health and environmental benefits of a vegan lifestyle. Todd’s story serves as a gentle reminder of the power of personal transformation and the ripple effect it can have on the world around us. 

 In this episode, you will hear:

  • Overcoming addiction and thriving in life
  • Embracing change and overcoming addiction
  • Recovery, community, and wellness
  • Quitting drugs and embracing a compassionate lifestyle

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Supporting Resources:


Racing for Recovery: https://racingforrecovery.org/ 




































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