Co-hosted by Marcus Filly, founder of Functional Bodybuilding and CEO of Revival Strength, and his business partner and CMO, Satya Inayat Khan. New episodes are released on Fridays covering training, nutrition, lifestyle, and the mindset of the Thinking Athlete. Want to submit a question or podcast topic? Email us or leave a voice message on Speakpipe.

Latest episode

Q&A: Training Splits, Titration & ALL the Carbs

You all had a lot of questions on carbs, so we’re giving an in-depth breakdown of how to think about this macronutrient. We also cover FBB’s approach to training splits, preventing sugar cravings, and what the heck titration is, and how to use it to make changes to your nutrition over time.

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Q&A: Autoregulation & Turning Motivation Upside Down

Continuing our Q&A series, we’re covering how to get a better feel for your training, combining running or endurance sports with Functional Bodybuilding, monetizing your passion for fitness, and a special pep talk if you need a kick in the pants to get motivated to train. Sponsored by Airwaav – get 10% off your mouthpiece

Q&A: Diet Coke, College, Weed, & the Munchies

You’ve got questions and we’ve got answers – on eating well in a dorm, dealing with back pain, what we’d do with an extra hour in the day, and yes – sweeteners, weed, and the munchies. Brought to you by LMNT – get your free sample pack at http://drinklmnt.com/MarcusFilly    https://youtu.be/OHUuRDZTo1Y

What Is a Personalized Program?

In the health and fitness landscape, there’s a lot of variety in what you’ll get when you sign up for a personalized program. Should you expect your workout to be completely unique from anyone else? Today we discuss the difference between a “personalized” template program and a personal coach who can guide your entire health



Marcus founded Revival Strength & Functional Bodybuilding after 6 appearances at the CrossFit Games and decades of coaching athletes remotely and in person. He enjoys coffee, mountain biking, and wearing matching pajamas with his family.


Satya joined Revival Strength & Functional Bodybuilding in 2016 to develop and launch online training programs after a freelance career in web development and marketing. She enjoys snatching, roller skating, and 1960's advertising books.