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Every day is Motivation Day on ASN! But on Mondays, we turn it up to 11! Start your week off with an extra dose of some of our most inspiring episodes streaming all day or on-demand on your schedule.

Football Fridays

Get your high school football game on with our exciting high school football shows: This Week in High School Football, Country Ball and Like A Train streaming all day or on-demand. PLUS tune in live on select Fridays for Friday Night Football featuring on field commentary and interviews from top games around the country.

Tactical Tuesdays

Monday got the creative juices flowing. Now it's time for action! Get Tactical every Tuesday with Surviving Mann episodes streaming all day or on-demand on your schedule.

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Lineup Runtime: 6 hrs 45 mins

Surviving Mann: Episode 1 | 37 mins

The 32 are selected. The challenge begins. Who will have what it takes to survive Mann?

Surviving Mann Aftermath: Episode 1 | 24 mins

This freewheeling show puts together three of the stars of Surviving Mann, Aly Webster, Liberte Austin and Jenn Stankus, to discuss what happened in each Surviving Mann episode. They reveal secrets about what actually occurred behind the scenes and what will be in store during the next show. Oh, and one last thing… each show features an unusual firearm or self-defense challenge that will electrify viewers across the country.

Randy Counture Foundation Interview | 3 mins

In this rare interview, MMA legend Randy Couture shares what moved him to start the Xtreme Couture GI Foundation and shares details on the work his foundation does to support our most in need veterans.

Get The Word Out: Episode 1: Eddie Gallagher | 12 mins

Get The Word Out features individuals who are communicating a positive message to all people. This episode involves Eddie Gallagher, a former Seal Team member, who is discussing the subject matter of his book Man in the Arena. Nine Line Apparel supports Eddie in his efforts and provided access to this video.

No Huddle Life: Episode 1: Hiking The Colorado Royal Arches at 60+ | 16 mins

I moved to Boulder, CO about a year ago. I was recovering from a physical thing. And hiking was my main form of physical therapy. Still is. The mountains are the greatest “health club” in the world – for beginners up to experts. But I met my match with Royal Arch Trail. Cut me some slack, as I wrongly call it Royal ARCHES in the video at least 5 times. And I can not seem to get my story straight on how many times I previously tried to reach the summit… (this last attempt was my third). It must have been the oxygen deprivation 🙂 This hike kicked my ass. If you're curious why I am such a glutton for punishment, read the No Huddle Life Manifesto here: http://bit.ly/2AX5TIa

Country Ball: Episode 1 | 37 mins

Country Ball Coach Jesse Chinchar kicks off the first season of Country Ball in the heartland of football – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His first challenge is to help Cole Weightman – a powerful yet unknown linebacker who reminds many of another great Pittsburgh linebacker: Jack Lambert of Steelers fame. What lessons and tactics does Jesse have to help Cole get his first offer? And how will Coach Jesse fare when he adventures with Cole and his family? Find out in the premier episode of Country Ball.

Like A Train: Episode 1: The Journey Begins | 45 mins

In Like a Train, the award-winning documentary that began as a student film project, you will follow the Clearwater Knights, a high school football team determined to have a perfect, undefeated season, and to have fun doing it. With a coaching prodigy, not even twenty-five years old, at the helm, leading the team alongside his best friend, the Knights are a unique blend of humor, tenacity and heart. Their story will excite you, move you and make you think about things you didn’t expect out of a sports documentary. Its original score, also composed and performed by the students, will have you tapping your feet as you root for the Knights. Like a Train isn’t just about football, it’s about life, love and people.

No Huddle Life: Episode 2: Why EVERYONE Should Try Zip-Lining At Least Once! | 8 mins

I do not think this video conveys the extreme fear factor of my zip-lining adventure in the Rocky Mountains over the pines and roaring creek. It was my very first time. There are all sorts of panic when you leave a 65 ft.-high platform and fly through the air at 45 m.p.h. into the unknown. Plus, it was shivery cold. When the sun goes behind the mountain, the wind starts whipping through the canyon, a snow begins to fall, and you are screaming down the line—I was shaking for more reasons than one. I know you will notice the guides were running around in regular shirts and were so nonchalant about it all. But they do not count. There are people who are X-Games types and those that are not. I am not. But, rise above the fear I did. There is a total rush to overcoming something you consider dangerous. I suppose there is a real element of risk. But I am pretty sure the elation comes from winning over your personal obstacles. And yeah, I will be back! I checked out other zip-lining experiences on YouTube and there is a world of amazing adventure out there. That is what NoHuddle Life is all about. A huge shout out to Matt Espy over at the Colorado Adventure Center: https://www.raftingcolorado.com/

Get The Word Out: Episode 2: Tony Sentmanat | 6 mins

Motivational speaker, Marine Corps veteran, and founder of Real World Tactical, Tony Sentmanat brings you the concept of Survival of Urban Chaos through Armed Tactical Solutions, a philosophy and teaching concept based on his more than 19 years of operational experience in both the USMC and SWAT. At Real World Tactical we don't just aim to make great shooters, we strive to train the best-armed problem solvers. We believe that the mind is the most important tool and to be a truly effective protector, you have to train in fitness, self-defense and firearms. Tony demonstrates all these elements on his YouTube channel – Real World Tactical.

No Huddle Life: Episode 3: What Is the Meaning of No Huddle Life? | 8 mins

In this episode, the meaning of “No Huddle Life” is revealed. This YouTube channel’s name is deep with symbology. For me anyway 🙂 Somehow, the name ties the purposes together: A life wake-up call. Reinventing yourself. Conquering your bucket list of outdoor adventures and beyond. Living a longer, healthier, more fulfilling life. And having some just plain fun. Lemme know if this video does the trick and brings you an aha moment of what the !@#$ No Huddle Life means. I really didn’t mean to be esoteric! This YouTube channel is from the heart. Check out this book: Younger Next Year by Chris Crowley (https://amzn.to/2r5TfAx). Highly recommended. It was an inspiration to me in starting this channel. You will recognize parallels. Bottom line: it is much better to be active than sedentary.

Like A Train: Episode 2: A Team Grows | 44 mins

The Knights continue down the path to victory. Their journey must include team growth and bonding. Friendships and trust develop as the team goes through hardships such as injuries and new players. Along the way, we learn more about them, why they work so well together, who they've lost, and how they've charged forth in spite of it all. Oh, and there's rain, lots of rain. Meet the team and hear their stories. They will excite you, move you and make you think about things you didn’t expect out of a sports documentary. Its original score, also composed and performed by the students, will have you tapping your feet as you root for the Knights.

Country Ball: Episode 2 | 28 mins

Coach Jesse heads to Little Rock Arkansas, home of the famous Pulaski Academy and super-star high school football coach, Coach Kelly. The player? Joe Himon. With NFL speed and skills already, a heart of gold and courage to match, Joe has yet to commit and be recognized as the top rated recruit that he should be. Find out what advice and help Coach Jesse has for Joe in this episode of Country Ball.

No Huddle Life: Episode 4: Indoor Rock Climbing at 60+ | 12 mins

I have always wanted to try indoor wall climbing. And thanks to Dave Hanson from Colorado Wilderness Rides & Guides and Movement Climbing + Fitness in Boulder, CO, I did just that! I started the adventure so cavalier. Brimming with confidence. That is until I got inside the facility and looked up at the walls. They were WAY higher than I had imagined they would be. And I was the oldest person there. All the other climbers looked like they were straight out of ad in Outside Magazine or something. Perfect physiques. My palms started sweating just taking in that vista. Somehow, probably because I had the film crew with me and I did not want to embarrass myself in front of my climbing coach, I got myself strapped in and went for it. You will see for yourself. It is not necessarily my best moment. But reaching the top of that indoor wall, even if not looking all that great doing it, was a big win for me. That is what NoHuddle Life is all about. Getting out of your comfort zone. Trying new, fun things. No matter what age you are or even if you are not in the best of shape (within reason, of course). I am definitely adding indoor climbing to my list of favorite adventure activities. And maybe even someday, taking it outside to the legendary climbing areas of Boulder, CO. Honestly, I have got a ways to go before I do that. I am working on getting my body to catch up to my adventurous spirit. Who is with me? Many thanks to: Colorado Wilderness Rides & Guides: https://coloradowildernessridesandgui… Movement Boulder: https://movementgyms.com/boulder/

Get The Word Out: Episode 3: Tim Kennedy | 9 mins

Tim Kennedy shares valuable insights and a different perspective on hunting. Learn the real reason why he hunts and why others should too. From Tim Kennedy: Entrepreneur, village idiot, Brazilian jujitsu black belt, UFC middleweight, Green Beret, Army Ranger, Sniper. I do TV, but mostly I'm just unapologetically American. My love for the outdoors started well before walking the infamous star course during Special Forces Selection and Assessment. On my darkest day, I walked out onto the beach, took my clothes off, walked into the Pacific Ocean, and started swimming west. The outdoors is magical. Until you have seen it first hand it is difficult to describe. Sneaking into the wood-line before sunrise and getting to take a peek behind nature's curtain can be one of those moments that could forever change your life. I have hunted with my buddy Casey a couple of times over the past 10 years. He is the most cowboy of any cowboy I have ever met. He has been bit by a rattlesnake, dragged a mountain lion out of a cave by the tail, and rode a horse into a bad and then into a pool. Even after working on the hunt his entire life he is now a guide and an ambassador for Texas hunting. We got to sit down and chat about the reason for it all. Thanks 511 for capturing this conversation and hunt.

No Huddle Life: Episode 5: Newbie Humbly Learns Casting Basics | 10 mins

Part 3 of a truly epic trilogy: Backcountry E-biking in the Rockies + trout fishing a remote mountain lake. In Part 1, I got over my lifelong fear of motorbikes and went screaming down a single-track mountain trail. In Part 2, I caught my first fish on a Tenkara rod, minimal skill required. It this episode, I watch as the Colorado trout whisperer and master guide, Jack Bruner, makes a perfect cast and sets the hook, in one, zen-like moment. I then proceed to get my lesson in humility. I graduate to a fly-rod and reel and begin learning the basics of roll casting and back casting. An ah-ha moment is achieved. And fish are caught. But a realization is had. This highly addicting activity of fly-fishing is indeed a lifelong pursuit. Probably like golf, I imagine. You are not going to master it overnight. But once the sport gets under your skin, you will find yourself thinking about it a lot. Maybe too much. I have begun the journey. Many thanks to: Jack Brunner, master guide: https://coloradowildernessridesandgui… Black Mountain Ranch: https://blackmtnranch.com/ Quiet Kat: https://nohuddleshop.com/collections/ WetFly: https://nohuddleshop.com/collections/ Quiet Kat e-Bikes and trailer (highly recommended): http://bit.ly/2Dn6xP1

Surviving Mann: Episode 2 | 40 mins

In this episode, we find out exactly what Don meant by… all of that was a cover story…. What does Don really have in store for the 32?

Surviving Mann: Aftermath: Episode 2 | 53 mins

Surviving Mann Episode 2 took us on a roller coaster ride. In this episode of Aftermath, we find out what was going on in the minds of the contestants and what happened behind the scenes. What did Don have in store for the 32? PLUS you’ll learn some amazing self-defense techniques from the renowned W.O.F.T. instructors!

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