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Jan. 29, 2023

A Journey Home: Davy Lazare

Today I'm joined by filmmaker Davy Lazare to discuss his journey and his latest film You Fit The Description , a tale about race and policing with a flip. The recent murder of Tyre Nichols makes this episode and Davy's …

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Jan. 16, 2023

Contender: Ashley Theophane

In today’s episode I spoke to former professional boxer Ashley Theophane, who’s journey saw him becoming British Champion being ranked world no.4 and getting a world title shot. The first British fighter to be signed to Floy...

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Dec. 21, 2022

A Celebration: Steven Oram

In today's episode I had the opportunity to sit down with Steve Oram the founder of Proud & Gifted , a Not-ForProfit organisation that celebrates the successes of young individuals particularly from under-represented backgrou...

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Dec. 4, 2022

My Name

To quote Shakespeare "What's in a name?", well it turns out quite a lot. In today's episode I had the pleasure to sit down with actor and filmmaker Tony Giroux , we discuss his journey in a making a powerful …

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Nov. 20, 2022

Street Life: Alex Turnbull

It's not everyday you get to sit down with a genuine polymath and in this episode I had just that opportunity to speak with Alex Turnbull who's career embodies street life. From pro skating, to founder member of the band …

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Nov. 2, 2022

One Trip Around The Sun: 1st Anniversary

The Point of U podcast is 1 year old and to mark the First Anniversary, I've put together a compilation of some of the highlights for me over the past 12 months. A big thank you to all my guests …

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Oct. 23, 2022

Trailer

Welcome to The Point of U and my new trailer as it was time to update things! If you're new to the podcast have a listen to get a vibe for my show and don't miss my 1st Anniversary Special …

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Oct. 12, 2022

Free: Wilf Walker

Today's episode is a celebration of Black History Month and I had an opportunity to speak to a pioneer in the Black British Community Wilf Walker OBE , one of the founders of the Notting Hill Carnival and revered figure …

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Sept. 11, 2022

Paths of Service: Anthony Mullally

In today's episode I got to speak to former Rugby League professional Anthony Mullally who's career saw him playing at home and internationally. Anthony not only represented Ireland at the World Cup but won the 2017 Super Le...

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Aug. 14, 2022

Unlocking Yoga: Zaz Grumbar

A keyword that came up again and again in today's episode was "Equanimity" and it was brought to my attention by London based yoga teacher Zaz Grumbar . Zaz has over 20 years experience teaching and practising yoga and I …

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July 20, 2022

Classically British: Mark Elie

There are few languages that truly universal and one them is the language of dance, travelling, connecting and communicating all across the world. In this episode I spoke to the Artistic Director and Founder of The Portobello...

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July 6, 2022

Fighting Gravity: Coach LD

The very nature of life is that it is a daily struggle and through overcoming that struggle we become that little bit stronger, in the words of Bruce Lee "Do not pray for an easy life, but for the strength …

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June 19, 2022

Balancing Health: Artur Zolkiewicz

When it comes to happiness and quality of life people often think of the financial wealth, but the truth is that richness comes down to health. Whether that be a healthy body, mindset or relationships, if either are lacking y...

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June 5, 2022

Iconic: Nick Raphael

I got a chance to sit down music guru Nick Raphael who has had career of over 25 years in the music industry and until recently was the CEO of Capital Records. Nick has signed some of the biggest names …

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June 2, 2022

Iconic: Teaser

A little teaser from Episode 16 of The Point of U which drop on Sunday 5th June 2022 .

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May 22, 2022

Tailor-Made

How many of us truly follow our passion in life to the career we always wanted or settle for what life has presented to us? In today's episode I sat down with gentle giant Benjamin Glynn- Phillips, a man who …

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May 8, 2022

Duchess & The Duke

In today's episode I speak to Lillie Allen aka The Duke of Blonde , Lillie is a motorcycle enthusiast and brand ambassador whose biking journey can be followed on instagram. A few years ago I too considered owning a motorbik...

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April 29, 2022

Growing Roots

Storybooks form and shape our childhood often leaving lasting impressions throughout our lives and occasionally a book appears that's impact is so great it transcends generations. Today I'm joined by Portobello local (situate...

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April 12, 2022

Behind The Curtain

In today's episode I has the pleasure to talk to filmmaker Chris Skarratt, Chris is the founder of The Cleveland Agency film company and works in the heart of London's cultural heritage and theatre. He has made films for some...

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March 27, 2022

Stan 'The Man'

Today I'm joined by fellow podcaster Stan ' The Man' Ikwu who formerly co-hosted over 100 episodes of 'The Voice of Mail' podcast. He has since gone on to launch his own show on Stereo 'Anime Squad'. This episode is …

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March 13, 2022

Deconstructing OCD

The theme of mental health is a very important one, and deserves to be taken seriously. With so many people dealing with the difficulties that come along as result from it. In this episode I talk to Mental Health champion …

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Feb. 26, 2022

A Masterclass - Part Two

So I am really excited to present to you the final episode of my two-part part special with legendary martial arts master Mauricio Gomes, if you haven't listened to part one you can listen to it here: https://www.thepointofu....

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Feb. 17, 2022

A Masterclass - Part One

Today's episode is part 1 of a two part interview with jiujitsu legend Mauricio Gomes, who one the most highly ranked jiujitsu masters' in the world. We discussed his jiujitsu journey, the impact this martial art has had on p...

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Jan. 23, 2022

Crossing Fitness

The amount of people who have been asking me about CrossFit lately has really surprised me. In today's podcast I speak to Grant Reynolds, an London based coach at CrossFit Harrow and ask him all the questions you want answere...

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