Ernie Reyes Sr.

When you hear the word IMPACT what comes to mind? For us, it is:

  • Influence
  • Motivation
  • Passion
  • Action
  • Courage
  • Talent
The conversation you are about to listen to will share how GGM Reyes feels about impacting the world. We all have the ability to have an impact on the world. The choice is ours on if it is going to be a legacy of mastery or failure. It all starts with a deep breath and taking action. Listen carefully to the thoughts of this living legend as he opens up his heart and provides some much needed insight on his worldly impact through martial arts.

"IMPACT THE WORLD” | ERNIE REYES, SR.

That a director of my city's opera company would call me seemed a little odd. There are probably some monkeys who know more about opera than I do. But the director was inviting me to lunch, so of course I went.

It turned out the company was producing a performance of Madame Butterfly, the Puccini opera that tells the story of a doomed love between a French military officer and a geisha in early 19th-century Japan. The opera has come under fire for its stereotyped, utterly fanciful depictions of Japanese culture. The local company was trying to anticipate such criticism, and the director asked me, since I serve on the board of some organizations related to Japanese culture, what I thought.
Keep Reading Show less
Alexander Volkanovski retained his UFC featherweight title by unanimous decision over Brian Ortega in a wild and bloody brawl Saturday night at UFC 266 in Las Vegas. After the two fighters exchanged hard leg kicks early on, the action heated up in a third round that saw a battered and bloodied Ortega suddenly drop an off-balance Volkanovski with a punch then sink in a guillotine choke from mount. Volkanovski escaped but Ortega eventually snagged a tight triangle choke. Volkanovski again escaped and landed brutal punches that looked like they might stop Ortega.
Keep Reading Show less
Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was arrested Friday morning in Las Vegas, just hours after his 2013 fight with Alexander Gustafsson was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Jones, in town for the induction ceremony, was arrested by Las Vegas police and charged with domestic battery and felony injuring and tampering with a vehicle, though details remain unclear.
Keep Reading Show less