Nick Kush

Special Operations EOD

7 Skydives, 7 Continents, 7 Days

2 World Records




Welcome to another amazing guest- Nick Kush.

In this captivating episode of the Straight Talk Mind and Muscle podcast, I’d like  you to meet my guest and friend, who shares his incredible experience with Legacy Expeditions.

We began with Nick’s involvement in starting- and finishing in world record fashion- the amazing project called Legacy Expeditions, which involved doing seven skydives on seven continents in seven days.

We talked about the planning process, the charity they supported (Folds of Honor), and the challenges they faced during the expedition.

We discussed the power of the human mind, the importance of teamwork, and the significance of finding a mission and purpose in life. The episode concludes with reflections on the expedition and the lessons learned.

This project involved a mind-boggling challenge of completing seven skydives on seven continents in just seven days.

Nick delves into the intricate planning process, the charity they supported, and the obstacles they overcame during this extraordinary expedition.

One of the most remarkable aspects of Legacy Expeditions was the charity they chose to support, Folds of Honor.

This organization provides educational scholarships to the spouses and children of fallen and disabled service members.

Nick and his team were deeply moved by the mission of Folds of Honor and were determined to make a significant impact through their skydiving endeavor.

The planning process for Legacy Expeditions was no small feat. Nick explains that they had to meticulously coordinate logistics, travel arrangements, and skydiving permits across seven continents. This required extensive research, communication with local authorities, and careful consideration of weather conditions.

The team’s dedication and attention to detail were crucial in ensuring the success of their mission.

However, the challenges they faced during the expedition were not limited to logistical hurdles. Nick recounts the physical and mental strain they endured throughout the seven-day journey.

Skydiving is an inherently risky activity, and performing multiple jumps in such a short period of time pushed their limits to the extreme. The team had to maintain peak physical fitness and mental resilience to overcome fatigue and stay focused on their goal.

Furthermore, Nick highlights the power of the human mind and the importance of teamwork in achieving extraordinary feats. He emphasises that having a strong mindset and a clear mission were essential in overcoming the obstacles they encountered. The team’s unwavering determination and support for one another played a crucial role in their success.

We touch upon the significance of finding a mission and purpose in life.

Nick shares how his involvement in Legacy Expeditions allowed him to combine his passion for adventure with a meaningful cause. He believes that having a purpose-driven life not only brings personal fulfilment but also inspires others to pursue their own dreams and make a positive impact in the world.

Reflecting on the expedition, Nick expressed his gratitude for the incredible experiences and lessons learned. He acknowledges the immense support they received from their sponsors, partners, and the global skydiving community.

Nick also spoke about the double world record they achieved during Legacy Expeditions, which adds another layer of accomplishment to their already remarkable journey.

In conclusion, this episode of the Straight Talk Mind and Muscle podcast provides a captivating insight into the awe-inspiring Legacy Expeditions. Nick Kush’s account of the planning process, the charity they supported, and the challenges they faced showcases the power of determination, teamwork, and finding a mission in life.

Their extraordinary journey serves as a testament to the Special Operations Community and the human spirit’s ability to overcome obstacles and make a lasting impact.

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By Michael Kurcina

Mike credits his early military training as the one thing that kept him disciplined through the many years. He currently provides his expertise as an adviser for an agency within the DoD. Michael Kurcina subscribes to the Spotter Up way of life. “I will either find a way or I will make one”.

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