Choosing to be a victim or survivor: A powerful interview with Richard Wright!

Having brain cancer, being tied up in your own home… and still getting up every day and living your best life. No one said it would be easy!


Johannesburg, South Africa – He is a three-time, stage four brain cancer survivor who overcame all the odds of beating cancer while at the same time competing in some of the world’s toughest endurance events, including six Ironman triathlons in that time.

He is an expert on the power of the brain, change management, authenticity, and understanding how to overcome literally anything.

He is an incredibly inspirational South African who is unbelievably passionate about our country, and a voice that we need to hear right now.

His name is Richard Wright, someone, who Brent Lindeque has followed for years & he’s finally on the Good Things Guy Jacpod!!!!

“We chat about his journey with cancer, his life with his daughters and the horrifying moment he was tied up in his own home but we also dig deep and discuss what it means to choose between being a victim or survivor.” 

Listen to the full interview here:

Sources: Good Things Guy | Jacpod | Richard Wright 
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Recognised as one of the Mail and Guardian’s Top 200 Young South African’s as well as a Primedia LeadSA Hero, Brent is a change maker, thought leader, radio host, foodie, vlogger, writer and all round good guy.

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