The Hosts

The Dudes of Kung Fu Podcast is hosted by Alex Richter and “BIG” Sean Madigan.  

Alex Richter, aka “The Kung Fu Genius”

Alex Richter is the founder of the City Wing Tsun Athletic Association in New York City.  He is a world-renown Wing Tsun (wing chun) instructor known for his organized approach to teaching martial arts.  His knowledge of Chinese culture and martial arts history has won him praise by his peers, as well has garnered him the nickname (and rap song) "Kung Fu Genius".  In addition to his intense focus on Wing Tsun, Alex also has a black belt in Taekwondo, as well as training in Jeet Kune Do, kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and other Chinese kung fu systems.  

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“BIG” Sean Madigan

“BIG” Sean has trained in the martial arts for over 30 years.   He is certified as a Full Instructor in Jeet Kune Do by his teacher Steve Golden, who was a student of Bruce Lee.  BIG Sean is also authorized to teach Ving Tsun Kung Fu (Wing Chun) under his Sifu, Tom Kagan, who was a direct disciple of Moy Yat. 

Over the years BIG Sean has had supplemental training in wrestling, submission grappling, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and more.  He was the head coach of a local MMA fight team and ran a training group under Matt Thornton, the founder of SBGi.  

Producer, John Madigan


John Madigan is the producer of Dudes of Kung Fu.  John is a TV Personality, a Podcast Host, a DJ and a filmmaker.  At only twenty one years old, John has been in many TV Shows including Homeland on Showtime, The Americans on FX, Bull on CBS, and more. John is also a featured Music Video Commentator on MTV International's Video Love. John's personal YouTube channel recently broke over 120,000 views worldwide.

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