Wild Ideas Worth Living Podcasts

025 Devyn Bisson – Creating Documentary Films that Impact Change

Devyn’s Wild Idea: To connect people through films and stories that will change the world. 
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024 Brogan Graham – Empowering People to Get Fit and Talk to Strangers Around The World

Brogan’s Wild Idea: To disrupt people’s idea of fitness by creating awesome, fun free workouts and build community around the globe.
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023 Mark Lukach – Writing About a Taboo Topic to Help Others

Mark’s Wild Idea: To share his family’s story of mental illness. To help others who have or know someone with mental illness. To share stories that will help the world.
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022 Norah Eddy – How to Use Business to Improve the Health of the Oceans

Norah’s Wild Idea: To create an innovative company that makes seafood not only sustainable and delicious, but helps improve the health of the oceans while connecting people with their food and where it comes from. To also empower other young female entrepreneurs to take risks in businesses even in industries primarily dominated by men.
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021 Becky Mendoza & Emi Koch – How to Protect the Environment, Travel The World, and Give Back to Local Communities

Becky and Emi’s Wild Ideas: To save the environment. To give back to local communities and encourage them to make their voices heard. To travel the world and give back.
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019 Sarah Robb O’Hagan – Bringing Your Most Extreme Self to All That You Do

Sarah’s Wild Idea: To bring all of you to everything you do. To be your most extreme self and develop your potential. To maximize what you care about.
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018 Chris Sharma – Tackling Walls and Life with a World Class Climber

Chris’s Wild Idea: To establish and climb the most challenging routes in the world.
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017 Amy Ippoliti – Saving the World with Yoga and Activism

Amy’s Wild Idea: To change the world through the teachings of yoga.
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016 David Goldman – Using Intermittent Fasting and a Whole Food Plant-Based Diet to Produce Optimal Performance

David Goldman’s Wild Idea: To optimize your health, athletic and mental performance, as well as your sex appeal with a plant-based diet and intermittent fasting.
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015 Brendan Brazier – Creating Plant-Based Nutrition Culture

Brendan Brazier’s wild idea: To create an environmentally and socially sustainable world.
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014 Caroline Paul – How to Cultivate Bravery

Caroline Paul’s Wild Idea: To overcome fear, cultivate bravery, and encourage others to live with more adventure.
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013 Chris Burkard – Becoming a World-Class Adventure Photographer

Chris Burkard’s Wild Idea: To become an adventure photographer. Wanting to discover the best photographs in nature, Chris Burkard decided to go to the most remote and raw of places. While he was well on his way to become a leading surf photographer, spending most of his time in tropical water, Chris wanted to go…
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012 GracedByGrit – Creating a Business by Women For Women

Kimberly Caccavo and Kate Nowlan’s Wild Idea: To create an athletic company to empower women to cultivate their grit to find their grace. To make women feel good and safe while working out. And to create athletic clothes are are fashionable and effective.
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011 Alana Nichols – Three-Time Paralympic Gold Medalist On Being a Champion No Matter What

Alana Nichols’ Wild Idea: To become a world-class athlete despite any limits.
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Shelby Stanger Wild Ideas Worth Living Podcast

About Wild Ideas Worth Living

Have you ever wanted to sail around the world, climb a mountain, travel to a new country, learn a new skill, start a business, write a book, or get in the best shape of your life? Wild Ideas Worth Living is podcast dedicated toward empowering others to take a break from the mundane and live out their wildest ideas.


Host and Adventure/Business Journalist, Shelby Stanger, interviews world-class explorers, scientists, health experts, authors, athletes, performers and entrepreneurs about how they’ve taken their own wild ideas and made them a reality, so you can too.

From people who have sailed around the world, started a new business, broke a record or just stood up for something they believed in, some of the wildest ideas can lead to the most rewarding adventures.

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I loved joining Shelby on Wild Ideas Worth Living! I can already tell that this is going to be a big hit–Shelby has a unique blend of professional experience and energy to make it a fun and engaging experience for her guests and her audience. I am a big fan, and look forward to listening along!

Pete Kostelnick

Guinness Record Breaker for running across the USA

Shelby has been such a gem to talk with and get to know. What’s nice about Shelby is that she has many real life experiences so she can relate to the ups and downs of pursuing a wild idea. Shelby is fun, curious but also extremely kind hearted. So stoked to have met her & honored to be a part of the WIWL tribe!

Gretchen Bayless & Taylor Hood

Owners, ROAM - Campervan Adventure Rentals

Shelby’s life has been full of wild ideas lived with the same burning passion and dedication that she brings to her podcasts. This allows her to connect with her guests in a deeply personal way that puts them at ease and inspires them to open up and share their lives with raw enthusiasm. When you combine that dynamic with the quality of people she interviews you get one of the most powerful, insightful, entertaining, and downright fun podcasts I’ve ever heard. Wild Ideas Worth Living is a wild idea whose time has come!

Ryan Levinson