Welcome to
The Warrior Mindset
Podcast and Website!

At The Warrior Mindset, we are your steadfast companions on your journey through life, dedicated to helping you become 1% better every day. We firmly believe that true living is experienced through adversity and that the most rewarding achievements are born from the challenges we face. Life’s greatest treasures are often found on the path less traveled, where nothing comes easy but everything is worth it in the end.

Our Philosophy

Our core philosophy centers around the Warrior Mindset. We embrace the idea that life is a battle, and it’s not about avoiding challenges but facing them head-on. We believe in the strength of the human spirit and the power of perseverance. Life’s difficulties are not roadblocks but opportunities for growth, and it’s through these trials that we become warriors of our own destiny.

What We Offer

The Warrior Mindset Podcast: Join us as we explore the stories of individuals who have embraced the Warrior Mindset in their lives. From athletes and entrepreneurs to artists and everyday heroes, we share their journeys, struggles, and triumphs. Get inspired, gain insights, and discover the path to your own greatness.

Articles and Resources: Our website is a treasure trove of articles, tips, and resources to help you cultivate the Warrior Mindset in your daily life. Whether you’re looking for advice on personal development, fitness, mental resilience, or leadership, we’ve got you covered.

Community: We are a community of like-minded individuals who believe in the power of the Warrior Mindset. Join us on social media and connect with others who are on a similar journey. Share your stories, offer support, and find inspiration in the collective strength of our community.

Join Us on the Path

If you’re ready to embrace the Warrior Mindset and make the most out of your life’s challenges, you’re in the right place. Together, we’ll walk the path of growth, resilience, and relentless pursuit of excellence. Life may not always be easy, but with the Warrior Mindset, it’s always worth it.

Thank you for choosing The Warrior Mindset as your guide. Let’s embark on this journey together, one step at a time, and become the warriors we were born to be.

About Gene Crawford

Sensei, Blackbelt in Karate, CrossFit, BJJ Practitioner. Gym Owner at Warrior Fitness. Co-founder of SOCO & Period Three a web design firm.


Owner and Head Coach of Warrior Fitness & Martial Arts

Sensei – Zen Shotokai Karate

3rd Degree (Sandan) Blackbelt – Zen Shotokai Karate

Jiu-Jistu Practioner



Host and Producer of the Legends of Carolina Martial Arts

Host and Producer of the SOCO Show

Past Shows

Co-host and Producer of the Bureau Briefing Show

Host and Producer of BizCraft Show


Day Job Resume:

Gene is a designer with over 2 decades of experience in the industry (Ugh!?!) with a degree in Graphic Design.

He has overseen the design and architecture of hundreds of websites and applications through his business at Period Three (http://period-three.com).

An active member in the design community, he manages SOCO Columbia’s Cowork (http://soco-work.com), he’s the editor & producer of http://unmatchedstyle.com, former organizer of http://refreshcolumbia.com and the Converge conferences (http://convergese.com, http://bdconf.com), President of AIGA South Carolina http://southcarolina.aiga.org and writes a monthly column for Net Magazine.

I write articles on Medium.