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FloSports Director of Operations Cyon Williams sits down for a relaxed and uncensored chat about his childhood in Jamaica, upbringing in New York City, his incredible journey to Iowa State, and finally his path to Austin and FloSports. Also we talk about cooking and comic books. And there’s some swearing.
01:00 - I will miss working with my friend Willie Saylor.
06:10 - Round robins are better at determining who the best wrestler is than single-elimination brackets. PLAIN AND SIMPLE END OF STORY.
08:04 - I encourage you to watch the Journeymen Northeast Duals and Collegiate Classic, which have already happened by the time this is published. Timing!
09:16 - Let’s chat with Cyon! Please direct impressionable youths to put on their earmuffs — there will be some light swearing!
11:20 - We start the Cyon origin story.
16:05 - Kids in Brooklyn picked on Cyon, and Cyon and the school principal learn a valuable lesson.
22:00 - Cyon refuses to curse in Jamaican.
25:00 - How Cyon got into sports.
32:40 - The mind-blowing tale of Cyon making the Iowa State wrestling team. It truly must be heard to be believed.
46:00 - Cyon’s first-ever NCAA match was against Brandon Slay, and it did not go well for Cyon.
52:50 - What did Cyon do after graduating ISU but before FloSports?
1:00:35 - Adam Fenn and then Martin Floreani recruit Cyon to join FloSports.
1:06:38 - Cyon likes to cook.
1:10:50 - Cyon also really likes comic books! He even has his own online store!
1:25:22 - Cyon is NOT into Pokemon.
1:30:20 - Wrapping up episode 11.
1:32:35 - Ferrari and Gallagher play us out.