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Baja Sessions - Rick Johnson explains the beauty of East Cape and the Agave Hotel and Cantina

8/20/2018
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Rick has over 20+ years of travel to Baja through racing and owning a Hotel in the East Cape of Baja. He details everything that someone might experience while traveling south to Baja Sur and why they should go now. You can also check out some great photos of his hotel at www.agavehotelandcantina.com - Your Host Jim Riley

Duration:00:39:13

#17 - Chef Deborah Schneider from Sol Mexican Cocina telling all about her love for Baja Culinary

8/15/2018
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As her website will tell you “Chef Deborah is a renowned chef, adventurous traveler, and prolific author.” She is an expert in Baja food and has the cook books and restaurants to prove it. Make sure you are on your way to Sol Cocina when you hear this or you will have an immediate change of lunch plans.

Duration:00:50:41

Baja Sessions - Ryan Thomas talks about owning property in Baja and his travel advice south

8/14/2018
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Ryan Thomas tells the truth about traveling south in Baja and all the great places in between. He is the guy that will tell you to stay a month or more to get a true sense of the country - and YES it will change your life.

Duration:00:33:18

#16 - Travis Mills talks real life about the military and being a quadruple amputee

8/8/2018
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On April 10, 2012, United States Army Staff Sergeant Travis Mills of the 82nd Airborne was critically injured on his third tour of duty in Afghanistan by an IED (improvised explosive device) while on patrol, losing portions of both legs and both arms. He is one of only five quadruple amputees from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to survive his injuries. You can hear from him what that was like in todays podcast and follow his story as he continues life with the spirit to help others. I am...

Duration:00:48:41

Baja Sessions - Brian Binkert talks about life in Baja as a professional photographer

8/6/2018
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Brian has built a career around photographing off road race cars all over the United States and Baja Mexico. It is his passion to capture the scenic beauty of race cars in action with the Baja Peninsula as his backdrop. He talks about how it started for him and share he is going in the industry. He has become a Baja veteran with photos to prove it. www.binkdesigns.com Jim Riley - Your Host and CEO of Adventure

Duration:00:23:39

#15 - At 5’2” Jonte “Not So Small” Hall talks about his professional basketball career and helping others

8/1/2018
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Jonte has spent his life perfecting the art of basketball. He has pulled himself out of the projects at a young age to live the dream of playing a sport professionally. He talks about what it takes to overcome the odd’s against him as small player and having the courage to never give up. He has said “Yes” to Basketball and to Motivating and Inspiring others along way. “There is Greatness in Everyone” J.H. Jim Riley - Your Host and CEO of Adventure

Duration:00:19:21

Baja Sessions - Jim Hancock brings history alive w his Leather Bound Baja Map

7/30/2018
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Jim is most often known for his quote from Isaac Newton "If I have seen further then others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants". He is bringing more then 30 years of Baja knowledge to life through his map. Not to mention he has damn good stories about Paul Newman, Patrick Dempsey, and many other well known celebrity racers. Enjoy this trip to the past and future. Your Host - Jim Riley CEO of Adventure ***Notes: www.bajaenduro.com

Duration:00:29:49

#14 - In N Out Burger’s COO Mark Taylor Talks about 34 years w/ the Company - Part 2

7/25/2018
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Listen to this two-part series with Mark Taylor, the COO of In N Out Burger talk about his 34 years with the company and why. Mark opens about his favorite job working as a store Manager while sharing his strategy for success in that role. As a person that helps over-see 24,000 employee’s and manages one of the most successful Burger chains in the World, he is incredibly grounded and “on-point”. If you are just starting out in a career or a 20 year veteran, there is something for everyone in...

Duration:00:37:20

Baja Sessions - Baja United Investor Sean Swentek talking Baja and his own Foundation AWOW

7/24/2018
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Sean Swentek talks about why he loves Baja, and what brought him to investing in Baja United. We share a common vision with charitable foundations being an important part in both of our lives Check his out at wwwawalkonwater.org

Duration:00:23:25

#13 - In N Out Burger’s COO Mark Taylor talks about 34 years w the Company - Part 1

7/18/2018
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Part 1 - Listen to this two-part series with Mark Taylor, the COO of In N Out Burger talk about his 34 years with the company and why. Mark opens about his favorite job working as a store Manager while sharing his strategy for success in that role. As a person that helps over-see 24,000 employee’s and manages one of the most successful Burger chains in the World, he is incredibly grounded and “on-point”. If you are just starting out in a career or a 20 year veteran, there is something for...

Duration:00:36:18

Baja Sessions w Geoff Hill from Baja Bound Ins. spreading his insight on travel and fun in Baja

7/16/2018
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Geoff Hill goes deep on how to have fun in Baja and squashes all the rumors about travel in Mexico. He gives insight on how safe it is to travel in Baja and how to avoid trouble just like anywhere else in the world. Plus Geoff is an incredible resource for Mexican Insurance, suggested things to do, and places to see while in Baja.

Duration:00:38:06

#12 - Pilar Lastra picked up her bags and drove straight to California to pursue her dreams (Just like the Movies)

7/11/2018
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If you want to hear how somebody said “Yes” to California just like in the movies, this is your episode. Pilar Lastra is not only is a hard charger, she said Yes to every opportunity that came her way and makes the most of them all. She has a winning attitude and an infectious spirit to help her create the career and life she had dreamed about. Listen to her story and understand the power of “YES”. Jim Riley - Your Host and CEO of Adventure.

Duration:00:47:18

Baja Sessions - Deckman - The most epic interview yet with the top Chef in Mexico (Pardon the wind)

7/9/2018
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I had the privilege to spend a full hour with Chef Deckman at his restaurant in the Valle De Guadalupe. He tells about his incredible journey from working for free, time in Europe at the top restaurants in the world, and eventually to Baja. This is one interview you do not want to miss!

Duration:01:01:31

#11 - Ryan Carson would rather live in a tent and eat beans than take a loan, listen for the why!

7/4/2018
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Ryan Carson has built a company that is creating jobs and not debt! “He deplores debt and would rather live in a tent and eat beans than borrow money to pay for a lifestyle he cannot afford” as seen on his Instagram feed. Listen to how he started a company that is actually teaching people how to “code” and “program” without the expensive degree we all thought we needed. He also stats that Computing jobs are the #1 source of new wages in the USA. Not to mention - Ryan is just an all around...

Duration:00:41:19

#10 - Doug Smith quits his day job to write a business plan and build a super power in the Sports Nutrition Industry

6/27/2018
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Life was not good enough for Doug Smith selling car wash supplies as his daily grind. Listen to how he decided to quit his job on the spot and write a business plan for the pitch of his life. Doug is not a simple thinker or the type of guy to sit around and do nothing. He will literally out “grind” everyone in his world in business and in life. I am inspired by his ability to land his ideal partner on the first pitch based off a dream and a plan - True Nutrition. Jim Riley - Your podcast...

Duration:00:49:28

Baja Sessions - All things Baja, Wine, Food, Travel, and Wrong Turns #1

6/25/2018
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On this first episode of Baja Sessions you will hear from Jim Riley why he started Baja United Group with Eric Morley and where this company is headed. Its a Company with a Purpose and they tell you why. Later episodes will include guests from Baja wineries, restaurants, travel partners, and more.

Duration:00:09:57

#9 - Bruce Penhall the man that chased down two Speedway World Championships and left it to be on CHIP’s TV show in the 80’s

6/20/2018
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Life was about racing in the fast lane while going to school and working for his parents. Bruce Penhall talks about his years racing Speedway and what it was like to win two world championships in Europe and on his home turf. He had the chance to retire while on the podium with a job lined up as a star on the hit show CHIPs in the early 80’s. Bruce went on to form a successful concrete cutting company that can be seen all around Southern California highways and major construction sites....

Duration:00:56:57

#8 - Todd Vande Hei from Carpet Sales to Stark Naked and the Road In Between

6/13/2018
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This weeks guest takes us on his own personal journey from selling carpet at the bottom, running a company, telling the board how he really feels and landing a ticket to leave the company. Todd turns his story around by forming a relationship at a gym and then getting Stark Naked in public. This show is great for anyone that is not happy where they are working and needs to hear what happens when you want change and you have the strength to step up and move on. Your Host Jim Riley CEO of...

Duration:00:53:13

#7 - Deirdre Newman is the Reason we say “YES” to Opportunities as the Founder of OC Startups w/ a Unique Medical History

6/6/2018
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Dig into what it is like to talk with Start Up Businesses everyday and to create a business out of telling their stories. Deirdre Newman is a very unique person with a story to tell about business and personal decisions she has made about her own health and willingness to say yes to elective surgery of the heart. Hosted by Jim Riley - Founder and CEO of Baja United Group

Duration:00:41:21